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2 Ye that by night stand in 9 He hath sent tokens and the houfe of the Lord, even wonders into the midst of thee, in the courts of the house of thou land of Egypt; upon our God.

Pharaoh and all his servants. 3 Lift up your hands in the 10 He smote divers na. fanctuary, and praile the Lord. tions, and New mighty kings;

4 The Lord that made hea. 11 Schon king of the Anio. ven and earth, give the bler- rites, and Og the king of Basing out or Sion

san, and all the kingdoms of

PSALM 135.

12 And gave their land to Praise the Lord, laud ye be an heritage, even an herithe Name of the Lord; tage unto Israel his people

. And pra:fe it, О ye servants of the 13 Thy Name, O Lord, Lord.

endurech for ever; so doth thy 2 Ye that stand in the house memorial, O Lord, from one of the Lord, in the courts of generation to another. the houle of our God!

14 For the Lord will avenge 3 O praise the Lord, for his people, and be gracious the Lord is gracious; O sing unto his servants. prailes unto his Name, for it is 15 As for the images of the do lovely.

heathen, they are buc filver his 4 For why? the Lord hath and goid, the work of mens chosen Jacob unto himself, and hands.

| abc Israel for his own poffeflion. 16 They have mouths, and y

5 For I know that the Lord speak not; eyes have they, but is great, and that our God is they fee not. above all gods.

17 They have ears, and yet 6 Whatsoever the Lord they hear not; neither is there pleased, that did he in hea- any breath in their mouths.

| for ven, and in earth, in the sea, 18 They that make them and in all deep places. are like unto them, and so

7 te bringeth forth the are all they that pur clouds from the ends of the in them. world, and sendeth forth light- 19 Praise the Lord, ye house nings with the rain, bringing of Israel; praise the Lord, ye

th the winds out of his trealures. house of Aaron.

8 He smote the first-born 20 Praise the Lord, ye house of Egypt, both of man and of Levi; ye that fear the Lord, beast.

praise the Lord.

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21 Praifed be the Lord out 12 With a mighty hand and of Sion, who dwelleth at Je-stretched-out arm; for his rusalem.

mercy endureth for ever.

Who divided the Red
PSALM 136. sea in two parts; for his mer-

cy endureth for ever ; Give thanks unto the 14 And made Israel to go

Lord; for he is gra- through the midst of it; for cious, and his mercy endureth his mercy endureth for ever. for ever.

15 But as for Pharaoh and 2 O Give thanks unto the his host, he overthrew them God of all gods; for his mercy in the Red fea; for his meroy endureth for ever.

endureth for ever. 3 O thank the Lord of all 16 Who led his people lords ; for his mercy endureth through the wilderness ; for for ever.

his mercy endureth for ever. 4 Who only doeth great 17 Who {mote great kings ; wonders ; for his mercy en- for his mercy endureth for ever; dureth for ever.

18 Yea, and new mighty 5 Who by his excellent wil. kings; for his mercy endureth dom made the heavens ; for for ever ; his mercy endureth for ever. 19 Sehon king of the Amo

6 Who laid out the earthrites ; for his mercy endureth above the waters; for his mer- for ever ; cy endureth for ever.

20 And Og the king of :? Who hath made great Basan; for his mercy endureth lights; for his mercy endureth for ever;

21 And gave away their 8 The sun to rule the day ; land for an heritage ; for his for his mercy endureth for mercy endureth for ever ; ever ;

22 Even for an heritage ura 9 The moon and the stars to Israel his servant; for his to govern the night; for his mercy endureth for ever. mercy endureth for ever.


Who remembered us 10 Who smote Egypt with when we were in trouble ; for their first-born; for his mercy his mercy endureth for ever ; endureth for ever;

24 And hath delivered us 11 And brought out Israel from our enemies; for his from among them; for his mercy endurech for ever. mercy endureth for ever ; 25 Who giveth food to all

for ever;

feth ; for his mercy endureth


Bleffed shall he be that ta. for ever.

keth thy children, and throw26 O give thanks unto the eth them against the stones. God of heaven; for his mercy PSALM 138. endureth for ever.

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Lord of lords ; for his mercy heart; even before the gods endureth for ever.

will I sing praise unto thee. PSALM 137

2. I will worship toward thy Y the waters of Babylon holy temple, and praise thy

we sat down and wept, Name, because of thy loving when we remembered thee, o kindness and truth; for thou Sion.

hast magnified thy Name, and As for our harps, we thy word above all things. hanged them up, upon the

3. When I called upon thee, trees that are therein.

thou heardest me, and en3 For they that led us a duedst my soul with much way captive, required of us (trength. then a song, and melody in 4 All the kings of the earth our heaviness: Sing us one of shall praise thee, O Lord; for the songs of Sion.

they have heard the words of 4 How shall we sing the thy mouth. Lord's song in a strange land? 5. Yea, they shall sing in the

5 If I forget thee, o Jeru. ways of the Lord, that great salem, let my right hand for- is the glory of the Lord. get her cunning

6. For though the Lord be 6 If I do not remember high, yet hath he respect unto thee, let my tongue cleave to the lowly, as for the proud, the roof of my mouth; yea, if he beholdeth them afar off. I prefer not Jerusalem in my

7. Though I walk in the mirth.

midst of trouble, yet shalt thou 7 Remember the children refresh, me;: thou shalt stretch of Edom, O Lord, in the day forth thy hand upon the furiof Jerusalem, how they said, ousness of mine enemies, and Down with 'it, down with it, thy; right hand shall save me. even to the ground.

8. The Lord fhall make good 8 o daughter of Babylon, his loving kindness towards me; wasted with misery ; yea, hap- yea, thy mercy, O Lord, endupy shall he be that rewardeth reth for ever; despise not then thee as thou hast served us. the works of thine own hands,


night is as clear as the day; PSALM 139.

the darkness and light to thee

are both alike. Lord, thou hast searched 12 For iny reins are thine ;

me out, and known me; thou hast covered me in my thou knoweft my down-lit- mother's womb. ting, and mine up-rising, thou 13 I will give thanks unto understandeft my thoughts thee, for I am fearfully and long before.

wonderfully made; marvellous 2 Thou art about my path, are thy works, and that my and about my bed, and spiest soul knoweth right well. out all my ways.

14 My bones are not hid 3 For lo, there is not a word from thee, though I be made in my tongue, but thou, o secretly, and fashioned beneath Lord, knowest it altogether. in the earth.

4 Thou hast fashioned me 15 Thine eyes did see my behind and before, and laid substance, yet being imperthine hand upon me.

fect; and in thy book were 5 Such knowledge is too all my members written ; wonderful and excellent for 16 Which day by day were me; I cannot attain unto it. fashioned, when as yet there

6 Whither shall I go then was none of them. from thy Spirit? or whither 17 How dear are thy counshall I go then from thy pre-sels unto me, O God; O how fence ?

great is the sum of them! 7 If I climb up into heaven, i8 If I tell them, they are thou art there ; if I go down more in number than the fand; to hell, thou art there also. when I wake up, I am present

8 If I take the wings of the with thee, morning, and remain in the 19 Wilt thou not say the uttermost parts of the sea; wicked, O God; depart from

9 Even there also shall thy me, ye blood-thirsty men. hand lead me, and thy right 20 For they speak unrightehand shall hold me.

ously against thee, and thine to If I say, Peradventure enemies take thy Name in the darkness ihall cover me, vain. then fhall my night be turned 21 Do not I hate them, O to day.

Lord, that hate thee; and am Ji Yea, the darkness is no not I grieved with those that darkness with thee, but the rise up against thee?

22 Yea,

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The Psalms.
22 Yes, I hate them right 9 Let the
core; even as though they own lips fall -
were mine enemies.

them that com.
23 Try me, O God, and seek 10 Let hot b.
the ground of my heart; prove upon them; la
me, and examine my thoughts. into the fire, au

24 Look well if there be that they never any way of wickedness in me, 11 A man fu. and lead me in the way ever- not prosper up: lafting

evil ihall hunttu

son to overthros PSALM 140.

12 Sure I am: Eliver me, O Lord, from will avenge the

the evil man, and pre- maintain the caus Icrve me from the wicked man; less.

2 Who imagine mischief in 13 The righte:
their hearts, and stir up strife give thanks uoto
all the day long

and the just shall
3 They have sharpened their thy sight.
tongues like a serpent; adders

poilon is under their lips.

4 Keep me, ,

thee unto m:
the hands of the ungodly; pre- lider my voice, F
ferve me from the wicked men, unto thee.
who are purposed to over- 2 Let my prayer be
throw my goings

in thy sight as the is
5 The proud have laid a let the lifting up of -
Snare for me, and spread a net be an evening facriice
abroad with cords; yea, and 3 Set a watch, OLO
fet traps in my way. fore my mouth, and ka

6 I laid unto the Lord, Thou door of my lips.
art my God; hear the voice of 4 O let not mine her:
ny prayers, O Lord.

inclined to any evil thing
GO Lord God, thou strength me not be occupied in unga
of any health; thou hast cover-ly works, with the men >
ed ony head in the day of battle. work wickedness, lest I ea

El et not the ungodly have such things as please chem. his delire, O Lord, let not his 5 Let the righteous rathe muisinievous įmagination pro- imite me friendly, and to per, left they be too proud. prove me.

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