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6. Thou malt destroy them that speak leasing: the Lord will abhor both the blood-thirsty and deceitful man.

7. But as for me, I will come into thine house, even upon the multitude of thy mercies: and in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.

Ps Al. XCII. S0J0.

5. Lord, how glorious are thyTW. V^/ works! thy thoughts are very deep.

6. An unwise man doth not well consider this: and a fool doth not understand it.

7. When the ungodly are green as grafs, and when all the workers of wickedness do flourish: then shall they be destroyed for ever j but thou, Lord, art the most Highest for evermore.

8. For lo, thine enemies, O Lord, lo, thine enemies shall perish: and all the workers of wickedness shall be destroyed.

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1. f\ Praise God in his holiness: praise Coi'tra- *^J him *a *^e firmament of his

tenor. power.

2. Praise him in his noble acts: praise him according to his excellent greatness.

3. Praise him in the sound of the trumpet: praise him upon the lute and harp.

4. Praise him in the cymbals and dances: praise him upon the strings and pipe.

5. Praise him upon the well tuned cymbals: praise him upon the loud cymbals.

6. Let every thing that hath breath: praise the Lord.


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By Mr. Benjamin Lamb, Organist of the Collegiate Church of Eton.

thanksgiving Anthem compos'dfor the 2gth of May.

PsAL. CXI. V. I. PsAL. CXVIII. V. 24. Four

Will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart: for this is J^'' the day which the Lord hath Tenon, made: we will rejoice and be Contracted in it. '"""'• cxi. 2. The works of the Lord are great: sought out of all them that have pleasure therein.

3. His works are worthy to be praised, and had in honour: and his righteousness endureth for ever.

4. The merciful and gracious Lord hath so done his marvellous works: that they ought to be had in remembrance.

lxxi. 17. Thy righteousness, O God, is very high; and great things are they that thou hast done; O God, who is like unto thee?

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18.0 what great troubles and adversities hast thou shew'd us! and yet dost thou turn and refresh us j yea, and broughtest us from the deep of the earth again.

Psal. CXXXVI. v. 23, 25. Thou didst remember us in our low estate : and hast delivered us from our enemies.

26. O give thanks unto the God of heav'n: for his mercy endureth for ever.

Psal. CXXXVIII. V. 4. All the kings of the earth shall praise thee, O LorD: for they have heard the words of thy mouth.

5. Yea, they shall sing in the ways of the Lord: that great is the glory of the Lord.

Psal. CXXXVI. v. 26. 4. O give thanks unto the Lord of Lords: (who only doth great wonders) for his mercy endureth for ever,

'Thanksgiving Anthem composed for the §tb of November.

Four Psal. CXXIV. V. I.

IF the Lord himself had not been on our side, now may Israel say: if the Tenor, Lord himself had not been on our side, when men rose up against Us.

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2. They had swallowed us up quick : when they were so wrathfully displeased at us.

3. Yea, the waters had drowned us: and the stream had gone over our soul.

4. The deep waters of the proud: had gone even over our souls.

5. But praised be the Lord: who hath not given us over for a prey unto their teeth.

6. Our soul is escaped even as a bird out of the snare of the fowler: the fiiare is broken, and we are delivered.

Ixxxvi. 8. Among the Gods there is none like unto thee, O Lord: there is not one that • can do as thou dost. O let us therefore praise the Lord for his goodness: and declare the wonders that he hath done, and still doth for the children of men. lxviii. 19. Praised be the Lord daily: even God who helpeth us, and poureth out his benefits upon us. 20. He is our God, even the God of whom cometh Salvation: God is the Lord, by - whom we escape death, lxxii. 18, 19. Blessed be theLoRD GoD,even the God of Israel which only doth wondrous things: and blessed be the Name of his Majesty for ever, and let all flesh give • thanks unto his holy Name for ever and ever. Amen. Psal.

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