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for I am brought very low. maintain the mine eyes look un- 8 O deliver me from my

O Lord God; in persecutors; for they are too 13 There my trust, О cast not trong for me. zive thanks foul.

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PSA L M 113. and let me ever escape

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and consider my desire; PSA L M 142. hearken unto ine for thy truth

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3 When my spirit was in he hath laid me in the dark 7e jeaviness, thou knewest my nefs, as the men that have

path ; in the way wherein I been long dead. walked have they privily laid 4. Therefore is my spirit a snare for me.

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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.

Will give thanks unto thee, 27 O give thanks unto the O Lord, with my whole 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.

haft magnified thy Name, and 2 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-duedít 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 thall 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 fhall 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 Ihall make good 8 O daughter of Babylon, his loving kindness towardsme; wasted with misery; yea, hap- yea, thy mercy, O Lord, enduру shall he be that rewardeth reth for ever; despise not then thee as thou hast served us. the works of thine own hands,

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| 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 understandest 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 sence ?

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 sand; 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 fea ; 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 shall cover me, vain. then shall my night be turned 21 Do not I hate them, O to day,

Lord, that hate thee; and am 11 Yea, the darkness is no not I grieved with those that darkness with thee, but the rise up against thee?

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22 Yea, I hate them right 9 Let the mischief of their sore ; even as though they own lips fall upon the head of were mine enemies.

chem that compass me about. 23 Try me, O God, and seek 10 Let hot burning coals fall, the ground of my heart; prove upon them; let them be cast me, and examine my thoughts. into the fire, and into the pit,

24 Look well if there be that they never rise up again. any way of wickedness in me, 11 A man full of words shall and lead me in the way ever. not prosper upon the earth; lasting

evil ihall hunt the wicked per

son to overthrow him. PSALM 140.

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

and the evil man, and pre- maintain the cause of the help. Terve me from the wicked man; less.

2 Who imagine mischief in 13 The righteous also shall their hearts, and stir up strife give thanks unto thy Name, all the day long

and the just shall continue in 3 They have sharpened their thy sight. tongues like a serpent; adders PSALM 141. poison is under their lips. Ord, haftę 4 , ,

thee unto me, and conthe hands of the ungodly; pre-lider my voice, when I cry serye me from the wicked men, unto thee. who are purposed to over- 2 Let my prayer be set forth throw my goings.

in thy sight as the incense, and 5 The proụd have laid a let the lifting up of my hands snare for me, and spread a net be an evening sacrifice. abroad with cords ; yea, and 3 Set a watch, O Lord, beset traps in my way, .

fore my mouth, and keep the 6 I laid unto the Lord, Thou door of my lips. art my God; hear the voice of

4 O let not mine heart be my prayers, O Lord.

inclined to any evil thing; let 7 O Lord God, thou strength me not be occupied in ungodof my health; thou hast cover-ly works, with the men that ed my head in the day of battle. work wickedness, lest I eat of

8 Let not the ungodly have such things as please them. his desire, O Lord; let not his 5 Let the righteous rather mischievous imagination pro- fmite me friendly, and re. {per, left they be too proud. Iprove me.

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5 I had no place to flee un7 Let their judges be over- to, and no man cared for my thrown in ftony places, that soul.

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Lord, and said, Thou art my 8 Our bones lie scattered be. hope, and my portion in the fore the pit, like as when one land of the living. breaketh and heweth wood in Consider my complaint ; upon the earth.

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PSA L M 113. ther, and let me ever escape them.

Ear my prayer, O Lord,

and consider my desire; PSALM 142.

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and righteousness fake. Cried unto the Lord with 2 And enter not into judg

my voice; yea, even unto ment with thy servant; for in the Lord did I make my sup- thy light shall no man living plication.

be justified.
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perplaints before him, and shew. fecuted my soul, he hath finite ed him of my trouble. cen my life down to the ground,

3 When my spirit was in he hath laid me in the dark heavinefs, thou knewest myness, as the men that have path; in the way wherein I been long dead. walked have they privily laid 4. Therefore is my spirit a snare for me.

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