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33 The Lord will not fast in me, and thy hand presleave him in his hand, nor seth me sore. condemn him when he is 3 There is no foundness in judged.

my flesh, because of thine 34 Wait on the Lord, and anger: neither is there any keep his way, and he shall reit in my bones, because of exalt thee to inherit the land :


fin. when the wicked are cut off, 4 For mine iniquities are thou shalt see it.

gone over mine head: as an 35 I have seen the wicked heavy burden they are too in great power and spread heavy for me. ing himself like a green bay 5 My wounds stink, and tree.

are corrupt: because of my 36 Yet he passed away,

foolishness. and lo, he was not: yea, I

6 I am troubled, I am fought him, but he could bowed down greatly; I

go not be found.

mourning all the day long. 37 Mark the perfect man, 7 For my loins are filled and behold the upright: for with a loathsome disease: and the end of that man is peace. there is no soundness" in,

my 38 But the transgressors fleih. shall be destroyed together,

8 I am feeble and fore the end of the wicked shall broken: I have roared by be cut off,

reaton of the disquietness of 39 But the salvation of my heart. . the righteous is of the Lord, 9 Lord, all my desire is he is their strength in the before thee: and my groantime of trouble.

ing is not hid from thee. i 40 And the Lord thall 10 My heart panteth, my help them, and deliver them: strength faileth '

me: as for he shall deliver them from the light of mine eyes, it the wicked, and save them, also is gone from me, because they trust in him. 11. My lovers and my

friends stand aloof from my PSAL. XXXVIIT.

sore: and my kinsmen stand not in thy wrath : nei 12 They also that feek ther chasten me in thy hot after my life, lay fnares for displeasure.

me: and they that seek my 2 For thine arrows stick hurt, speak mischievous

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things, and imagine deceits not with my tongue : I will all the day long.

keep my mouth with a bri13 But I, as a deaf man, dle, while the wicked is be. heard not; and I was as a

fore me. dumb man that openeth not 2 I was dumb with fi. his mouth.

lence, I held my peace, even 14 Thus I was as a man from good, and my sorrow that heareth not, and in was stirred. whose mouth are no reproofs. 3 My heart was hot with

15 For in thee, O Lord, in me, while I was mufing do I hope: thou wilt hear, the fire burned: then fpake O Lord, my God.

I with my tongue. 16 For I said, Hear me, 4 Lord, make me to know left otherwise they should re- mine end, and the measure joice over me : when my of my days, what it is: that foot slippeth, they magnify I may know how frail I themselves against me.

1 17 For I am ready to halt, 5 Behold, thou hast made and sorrow is continually my days as an hand breadth : before me.

and mine age is as nothing 18 For I will declare mine before thee: verily every iniquity ; I will be forry for man at his best state is alto

gether vanity. Selah. 19 But mine enemies are 6 Surely every man walk. lively, and they are strong : eth in a vain shew: 'surely and they that hate me they are disquieted in vain: wrongfully are multiplied. he heapeth up riches, and

20 They also that render knoweth not who shall gaevil for good, are mine ad-ther them. versaries : because I follow 7 And now, Lord, what the thing that good is.

wait I for? my hope is in 21 Forsake me not, othee. Lord : O my God, be not

8 Deliver me from all

my far from me.

tranfgreffions, make me not 22 Make haste to help the reproach of the foolih. me, O Lord, my salvation. 9

I was dumb, I opened Psal. XXXIX.

not my mouth; because thou

didit it. SAID, I will take heed 10 Remove thy feroke ato my ways, that I fin way from me: I am con


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fumed by the blow of thine me, he speaketh vanity: his hand.

heart gathereth iniquity to 11 When thou with re- itself, when he goeth abroad, bukes doft correct man for he telleth it. iniquity, thou makeft his 7 All that hate me whisbeauty to consume away like per together against me: a moth: furely every man is gainst me do they devise my vanity. Selah.

hurt. 12 Hear my prayer, O 8 An evil disease, say they, Lord, and give ear unto my cleaveth faft unto him: and cry, hold not thy peace at now that he lieth, he shall my tears: for I am a strang- rise up no more. er with thee, and a sojourn 9 Yea, mine own familiar er, as all my fathers were, friend, in whom I trusted, 13 O spare me, that I which did eat of


bread, may recover strength, before hath lift up his heel against I go hence, and be no more. me. Psal. XLI.

10 But thou, O Lord, be

merciful unto me, and raise LESSED is he that me up, that I may requite

confidereth the poor ; them. the Lord will deliver him in

u By this I know that time of trouble.

thou favourest


because 2 The Lord will preserve mine enemy doth not trihim, and keep him alive, and umph over me. he shall be blcfied upon the

12 And as for me, thou the earth; and thou wilt upholdest me in mine innot deliver him unto the will tegrity, and settest me before of his enemies.

thy face for ever. 3 The Lord will strength

13 Blessed be the Lord en him upon the bed of lan- God of Israel, from everguishing : thou wilt make lasting, and to everlasting. all his bed in his fickness.

Amen, and amen. 4 I said, Lord, be merciful unto me; heal my soul,

PSAL. XLII. for I have finned against thee. S the hart panteth after

5 Mine enemies speak evil the water-brooks, so of me: When shall he die, panteth my soul after thee, and his name perish? O God. 6 And if he come to see 2 My foul thirsteth for


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God, for the living God: gotten me? why go I mournwhen shall I come and ap- ing because of the oppression pear before God?

of the enemy? 3 My tears have been my 10 As with a sword in my meat day and night, while bones, mine enemies rethey continually say unto me, proach me: while they say Where is thy God? daily unto me, Where is thy

4 When I remember these God? things, I pour out my soul 11 Why art thou cast in me; for I had gone with down, O my soul? and why the multitude, I went with art thou disquieted within them to the house of God; me? hope thou in God, for with the voice of joy and I shall yet praise him, who praise, with a multitude that is the health of my countekept holy-day


God. 5 Why art thou cast down,

Psal. XLIII. O my soul ? and why art thou disquieted in me? hope JUDGE me, O God, thou in God, for I shall yet and plead my cause apraise him for the help of gainst an ungodly nation; his countenance.

o deliver me from the dea 6 O my God, my soul is ceitful and unjust man. cast down within me: there. 2 For thou art the God fore will I remember thee of my strength, why dost from the land of Jordan, and thou cast me off? why go I of the Hermonites, from the mourning because of the ophill Mizar.

pression of the enemy? 7 Deep calleth unto deep 3 0 send out thy light at the noise of thy water- and thy truth; let them lead fpouts : all thy waves and me, let them bring me unto thy. billows are gone over thy holy hill, and to thy tame.

bernacles. 8 Yet the Lord will com 4 Then will I go unto the mand his loving kindness in altar of God, unto God the day-time, and in the my exceeding joy: yea, upon night his song Mall be with the harp will I praise thee, me, and my prayer unto the O God, my God. God of my life.

5 Why art thou cast down, 9 I will say unto God my O my soul? and why art. rock, Why haft thou for- thou disquieted within me?



hope in God, for I shall 8 All thy garments smell vet praise him, who is the of myrrh, and aloes, and health of my countenance, caflia; out of the ivory pa. and my God.

laces, whereby they have

made thee glad. Psal. XLV,

9 Kings' daughters were Y heart is inditing a among thy honourable wo

good matter speak of the things which I have did ftand the queen in gold made touching the king : of Ophir. my tongue is the pen of a 10 Hearken, O daughter, ready writer.

and confider, and incline 2. Thou art fairer than thine ear; forget also thine the children of men: grace own people, and thy father's is poured into thy lips : house. therefore God hath blefled u So shall the king thee for ever.

greatly desire thy beauty : for 3 Gird thy sword upon he is thy lord, and worship thy thigh, most mighty: thou him. with thy glory and thy ma 12 And the daughter of jefty.

Tyre shall be there with a 4 And in thy majesty ride gitt, even the rich among prosperously, because of truth the people Iball intreat thy and meekness, and righteous- favour. nefs : and thy right hand 13 The king's daughter fall teach thee terrible is all glorious within; her things.

clothing is of wrought gold. 5 Thine arrows are sharp 14 She shall be brought in the heart of the king's unto the king in raiment of enemies; whereby the peo- needle-work: the virgins ple fall under thee.

her companions that follow 6 Thy throne, O God, is her, shall be brought unto for ever and ever : the scep-thee. tre of thy kingdom is a right 15 With gladness and refceptre.

joicing shall they be brought: 7 Thou lovest righteous- they fhall enter into the nels, and hatest wickedness: king's palace. therefore God, thy God hath 16 Instead of thy father's anointed thee with the oil of fall be thy children, whom gladness above thy fellows. thou mayest make princes in


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