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fhret PsaL. CIII.

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-j i. Tj RAISE the Lord, O my soul: leJr, -t and all that is within me praise his

Contra- holy Name.

Psalm civ. 1. O Lord my God, thou art i become exceeding glorious, thou'rt

clothed with majesty and honour. a. Thou deck'st thy self with light as "twere with a garment: and spread"st out the heav'ns like a curtain. 5. Thou hast laid the foundation of the

earth: that it never fliou'd be mov'd. 24. O Lord, how manifold are thy works: in wisdom hast thou made them all, the . earth is full of thy riches. • 14. Thou bringest forth grass for the cattle: : and herb for the service of men. .13. Thou wat'rest the hills from above: .1 o. And sendest the springs into the rivers: 3 a. The earth shall tremble at thy countenance: the hills sliall smoke at thy presence. 9i, And the glorious majesty of the Lord - shall endure for ever. 33. I will sing unto the Lord as long as I live : I will praise my God while I have 1 my being,

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By Mr. John Church, one of the Gentlemen of the Chapel Royal to K. William and Q^Mary, Q^dnne, K. George I. and to his present Majesty; Master of the Children, and one of the Collegiate Church of St. Peter, Westminster.

PSal.XCVIII. . &&.

Sing unto the Lord a new ""^ song: for he hath done marvellous things. 2. With his own right' hand, and with his holy arm: hath he gotten himself the victory. 2. The Lord declared his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the heathen.

6. Praise the Lord upon the harp: sing to the harp with a psalm of thanksgiving.

7. With trumpets also and shawms: O shew your selves joyful before the Lord the King.

j o. With righteousness shall he judge the world: and the people with equity.



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Psal. CXIX. 'the eighth Part.

Vw" 'I * H O U art my portion, O Lord: X I have promised to keep thy law. I made my humble petition in thy presence with my whole heart: O be merciful unto me according to thy word. I called my ways to remembrance: and

turned my feet unto thy testimonies. I made haste, and prolonged not the time:

to keep thy commandments. The earth, O Lord, is full of thy mercy: O teach me thy statutes.


By Dr. William Croft, Organist,
Composer, and Master of the Children
os the Chapel Royal to Q^Anne, and
to his late Majesty, and Organist of St.
Peter's, Westminster.

Composed for the 'thanksgiving upon the
ViBory at Blenheim.

Ps AL. IX. Thru

Will give thanks unto thee,
O Lord, with my whole ^
heart: I will speak of all thy cwTM-
marvellous works. Un°r-

2. I will be glad and rejoice in thee : yea,
my songs will I make of thy Name,
O thou most Highest.

3. While mine enemies are driven back: they shall fall and perish at thy presence.

4. For thou hast maintained my right and my cause: thou art set in the throne that judgest right.

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5. Thou hast rebuked the heathens and destroyed the ungodly: thou hast pat out their name for ever and ever. "'.'

11. O praise the Lord which dwelleth in Sion: shew the people of his doings. Hallelujah.

.*.«» Ps Al. CII.

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Contra- XjL let my crying come unto thee. w- 2. Hide not thy face from me in the time* of my trouble: incline thine ear unto me when I call j O hear me, and that right soon. 4. My heart is smitten down, and withered like grass: so that I forget to eat my bread. 10." And that because of thine indignation and wrath: for thou hast taken me up, 'and cast me down.

11. My days are gone like a shadow: and I am withered like grass.

12. But thou, O Lord, shalt endure for ever: and thy remembrance throughout all generations.

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