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of Levi : ye that fear the Lord, praise the Lord.

Praised be the Lord out of Sion : Who dwelleth at

Jerusalem.and bear witness to the O praise the Lord, for truth,

the Lord is gracious : 0 In His days Judah shall be sing praises unto His Name, saved, and Israel shall dwell for it is lovely. safely: and this is His Name For why the Lord hath whereby He shall be called, chosen Jacob unto Himself: The Lord our Righteousness. and Israel for His own pos-Jeremiah xxiii. 6.

session. before a mixed multi- For I know that the Lord tude.

is great : and that our Lord Every man heard them speak is above all gods. in his own language.--Acts

Whatsoever the Lord ii. 6.

pleased, that did He in heaven, and in earth : and in the sea, and in all deep

places.Pleading the merits of Lord, remember David : the better David,

and all his trouble ; They shall serve the Lord

How he sware unto the their God, and David their Lord : and vowed a vow King, Whom I will raise up unto the Almighty God' of unto them.-Jeremiah xxx.9.


I will not come within the tabernacle of mine house : nor climb up into my bed;

I will not suffer mine eyes to sleep, nor mine eyelids to slumber : neither the temples of my head to take any rest;


Until I find out a place for the temple of the Lord : an habitation for the mighty

God of Jacob. they go forth to preach Lo, we heard of the same

Redemption ; begun at at Ephrata : and found it in Bethlehem, consummat- the wood. ed on the Cross,When I begin, I will also make an end.—1 Samuel iii.

I 2.

triumphant in the Resur- O give thanks unto the rection ;

Lord, for He is gracious : Even the selfsame day it and His mercy endureth for came to pass, that all the ever.hosts of the Lord went out Who smote Egypt with from the land of Egypt.- their first-born : for His Exodus xii. 41.

mercy endureth for ever;

And brought out Israel from among them : for His mercy endureth for ever;

With a mighty hand, and stretched out arm : for His mercy

endureth for ever.and to Baptize the O praise the Lord, laud world,

ye the Name of the Lord : Go ye therefore, and teach praise it, О ye servants of all nations, baptizing them the Lord;

; in the Name of the Father,

Ye that stand in the house and of the Son, and of the of the Lord : in the courts Holy Ghost.–St. Matthew of the house of our God.

Who divided the Red Sea in two parts : for His mercy endureth for ever;

And made Israel to go


xxviii. 19.

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through the midst of it : for His mercy endureth for ever.

But as for Pharaoh and his host, He overthrew them in the Red Sea : for His

mercy endureth for ever.and feed the faithful The Lord that made

with Christ's Body and heaven and earth : give thee Blood :

blessing out of Sion.The cup of blessing which Who giveth food to all we bless, is it not the com- flesh: for His mercy enmunion of the blood of dureth for ever. Christ? The bread which we break, is it not the communion of the body of Christ ?-I Corinthians X. 16. amid the phenomena of He bringeth forth the nature,

clouds from the ends of the Stand still, and consider the world : and sendeth forth wondrous works of God, lightnings with the rain, Job xxxvii. 14.

bringing the winds out of His treasures.

Who led His people through the wilderness : for His mercy endureth for


adoring God in strong- Thy Name, O Lord, enholds of idolatry,

dureth for ever : so doth The Lord alone shall be Thy memorial, O Lord, from exalted in that day. one generation to another. And the idols He shall

For the Lord will avenge utterly abolish.—Isaiah ii. His people : and be gracious

unto His servants.

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As for the images of the heathen, they are but silver and gold : the work of men's hands.

They have mouths, and speak not : eyes have they, but they see not.

They have ears, and yet: they hear not : neither is there any breath in their mouths.

They that make them are: like unto them : and so are: all they that put their trust,

in them.certified by that which He smote the first-born

hath been of that which of Egypt: both of man and shall be,

beast. Now they desire a better

He hath sent tokens, and country, that is, an heayenly. wonders into the midst of -Hebrews xi. 16.

thee, O thou land of Egypt : upon Pharaoh, and all his servants.

He smote divers nations : and slew mighty kings ;

Sehon king of the Amorites, and Og the king of Basan: and all the kingdoms of Canaan;

And gave their land to be an heritage : even an heritage unto Israel His

people.and prospered in their I will give thanks unto work.

Thee, O Lord, with my Behold, thou shalt call a whole heart : even before

nation that thou knowest the gods will I sing praise not, and nations that knew unto Thee.not thee shall run unto All the kings of the earth thee because of the Lord shall praise Thee, O Lord : thy God.—Isaiah Iv. 5. for they have heard the

words of Thy mouth.

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

For though the Lord be high, yet hath He respect unto the lowly : as for the proud, He beholdeth them

afar off.— St. Jude revisits Jerusa- I will worship toward Thy lem,

holy temple, and praise Thy Every devoted thing is most Name, because of Thy lovholy unto the Lord.—Leviti- ing-kindness and truth : for Cus xxvii. 28

Thou hast magnified Thy
Name, and Thy Word, above

all things. and concurs in electing Behold now, praise the

the Bishop of that Lord : all ye servants of the See.

Lord; Whether one member suffer, Ye that by night stand in all the members suffer with the house of the Lord : even it ; one member be in the courts of the house of honoured, all the members our God. rejoice with it.--I Corinth- Lift up your hands in the ians xii. 26.

sanctuary : and praise the

Lord.At length (as some say) O give thanks unto the

in star-gazing Persia, - God of all gods : for His If I beheld the sun when it mercy endureth for ever.

O thank the Lord of all


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