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joice on every fide. in life, and suffereth not our

13 The pastures are clo- feet to be moved. thed with flocks; the vallies 10 For thou, O God, also are covered over with haft proved us : thou hast corn; they shout for joy, tried us as silver is tried. they also fing.

II Thou broughtest us PSALM LXVI.

into the net, thou laidst af

fliction upon our loins. AKE a joyful noise 12 Thou haft caused men

unto God, all ye to ride over our heads, we lands.

went through fire and through 2 Sing forth the honour water : but thou broughtest of his name: make his praise us out into a wealthy place. glorious.

13 I will go into thy house 3 Say unto God, How with burnt-offerings : I will terrible art thou in thy works! pay thee my vows, through the greatness of thy 14 Which my lips have power shall thine enemies uttered, and my mouth hath submit themselves unto thee. spoken, when I was in trou

4 All the earth shall wor-ble. ship thee, and shall fing unto 15 I will offer unto thee thee, they shall fing to thy burnt-facrifices of fatlings, Selah.

with the incense of rams : 5 Come and see the works I will offer bullocks with of God: he is terrible in his goats. Selah. doing toward the children of 16 Come and hear all ye

that fear God, and I will de. 6 He turned the sea into clare what he hath done for dry land: they went through my soul. the Aood on foot, there did 17 I cried unto him with we rejoice in him.

my mouth, and he was ex7 He ruleth by his power tolled with my tongue. ever,

his

eyes behold the 18 If I regard iniquity in nations ; let not the rebel-my heart, the Lord will not lious exalt themselves.

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19 But verily God hath 8 O blue our God, ye heard me : he hath attended people, and make the voice to the voice of my prayer. of his praise to be heard. 20 Blessed be God, which 9 Which holdeth our soul hath not turned away my

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prayer, nor his mercy from in the presence of God.

3 But let the righteous

be glad : let them rejoice PSALM LXVII.

before God, yea, let them OD be merciful unto exceedingly rejoice.

us, and bless us : and 4 Sing unto God, fing cause his face to shine upon praises to his name : extol Selah.

him that rideth upon the 2 That thy way may be heavens by his name JAH, known upon earth, thy fav- and rejoice before him. ing health among all na 5 A father of the fathertions.

less, and a judge of the wi3 Let the people praise dows, is God in his holy thee, O God; let all the habitation. people praise thee.

6 God fetteth the folitary 4 let the nations be in families : he bringeth out glad, and fing for joy: for those which are bound with thou shalt judge the people chains, but the rebellious righteously, and govern the dwell in a dry land. nations upon earth. Selah.

7 O God, when thou 5 Let the people praise wentest forth before thy thee, O God, let all the people ; when thou didit people praise thee.

march through the wilder6 Then shall the earth ness; Selah : yield her increase; and God 8 The earth shook, the even our own God shall bless heavens also dropped at the

presence of God: even Sinai 7 God shall bless us, and itself was moved at the preall the ends of the earth shall fence of God, the God of fear him.

Israel.

9 Thou, O God, didst PSALM LXVIII.

send a plentiful rain, whereET God arise, let his by thou didst confirm thine

enemies be scattered : inheritance, when it was let them also that hate him weary. flee before him.

10 Thy congregation hatlı 2 As smoke is driven dwelt therein: thou, O God, away, so drive them away : hatt prepared of thy goodas wax melteth before the ness for the poor. fire, so let the wicked perish Ii The Lord gave the

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word: great was the com- 1 is the God of salvation; and pany of those that published unto God the Lord belong it.

the issues from death. f 12 Kings of armies did 21 But God shall wound fice

apace: and she that tar- the head of his, enemies : ried at home, divided the and the hairy scalp of such spoil.

an one as goeth on still in his 13 Though ye have lien trespasses. among the pots, yet shall ye 22 The Lord said, I will be as the wings of a dove bring again from Bashan, I covered with filver, and her will bring my people again feathers with yellow gold. from the depths of the fea:

14 When the Almighty 23 That thy foot may be scattered kings in it, it was dipped in the blood of thine white as snow in Salmon. enemies, and the tongue of

15 The hill of God is as thy dogs in the same. the hill of Bashar, an high 24 They have seen thy hill as the hill of Bashan. goings, O God, even the

16 Why leap ye, ye high goings of my God, my King, hills? this is the hill which in the sanctuary. God desireth to dwell in, 25 The fingers went bevea, the Lord will dwell in fore, the players on instruit for ever.

ments followed after; amongst 17 The chariots of God them were the damsels playare twenty thousand, even ing with timbrels thousands of angels : the 26 Bless ye God in the Lord is among them as in congregations, even the Lord, Sinai, in the holy place. from the fountain of Ifrael.

18 Thou hast ascended on 27 There is little Benja. high, thou hast led captivity min, with their ruler, the captive : thou haft received princes of Judah, and their gifts for men; yea, for the counsel, the princes of Zerebellious also, that the Lord bulun, and the princes of God might dwell among Naphtali. them,

28 Thy God hath com19 Blessed be the Lord, mandedthystrength:strengthwho daily loadeth us with en, O God, that which thou benefits, even the God of our haft wrought for us. falvation. Selah.

29. Because of thy temple 20 He that is our God, at Jerusalem, thall kings bring

presents

presents unto thee.

frows of the bow, the shield, 30 Rebuke the company and the sword, and the battle. of spear-men, the multitude Selah. of the bulls, with the calves 4 'Thou art more glorious of the people, till every one and excellent than the mounsubmit himself with pieces of tains of prey. filver : scatter thou the peo 5 The ftout-hearted are ple that delight in war. spoiled, they have slept their

31 Princes shall come out fleep: and none of the men of Egypt. Ethiopia shall of might have found their soon stretch out her hands hands. unto God.

6 At thy rebuke, O God 32 Sing unto God, ye of Jacob, "both the chariot kingdoms of the earth and horse are cast into a dead fing praises unto the Lord fleep. Selah.

7 Thou, even thou art to 33 To him that rideth be feared, and who may ftand upon the heavens of heavens, in thy sight when once thou which were of old ; lo, he art angry? doth send out his voice, and 8 Thou didst cause judgthat a mighty voice.

ment to be heard from hea. 34 Ascribe ye strength ven; the earth feared, and unto God: his excellency is was still, over Israel, and his strength 9 When God arose to is in the clouds.

judgment, to save all the 35 O God, thou art ter- meek of the earth. Selah. rible out of thy holy places, 10 Surely the wrath of the God of Israel is he that man shall praise thee: the giveth strength and power remainder of wrath shalt thou unto his people : blessed be restrain. God.

II Vow, and pay unto PSALM LXXVI.

the Lord your God; let all

that be round about him N Judah is God known : bring presents unto him that

his name is great in Il- ought to be feared. rael.

12 He shall cut off the 2 In Salem also is his ta- spirit of princes : he is terbernacle, and his dwelling- rible to the kings of the place in Zion.

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PSALM LXXXIV.

in the house of my God,

than to dwell in the tents of OW amiable are thy wickedness.

tabernacles, O Lord 11 For the Lord God is of hosts!

a sun and shield: the Lord 2 My foul longeth, yea, will give grace and glory: even fainteth for the courts no good thing will he withof the Lord: my heart and hold from them that walk my flesh crieth out for the uprightly, living God.

12 Ó Lord of hosts, 3 Yea, the sparrow hath blessed is the man that trustfound an house, and the swal- eth in thee. low a nest for herself where her

PSALM LXXXVI. young, even

, O , OW down thine ear, my King, and my God.

O Lord, hear me: for Bleffed are they that I am poor and needy. dwell in thy house : they 2 Preserve my foul, for I will be still praising thee. am holy : 0 thou my God, Selah.

fave thy servant that trusteth 5 Blessed is the man whose in thee. trength is in thee: in whose 3 Be merciful unto me, heart are the ways of them. O Lord: for I cry unto thee

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Lord, do I lift up my soul. . 7 They go from strength 5 For thou, Lord, art to strength, every one of them good, and ready to forgive: in Zion appeareth before and plenteous in mercy unto God.

all them that call upon thee. 8 O Lord God of hofts, 6 Give ear, O Lord, unto hear my prayer: give ear, my prayer : and attend to the O God of Jacob. Selah. voice of my fupplications.

9 Behold, O God our 7 In the day of my troushield, and look upon the ble I will call upon thee : face of thine anointed. for thou wilt answer me.

io For a day in thy courts 8 Among the gods there is better than a thousand : lis none like unto. thee, O. I had rather be a door-keeper Lord, neither are there any

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