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25 With thie merciful thou wilt shew thy- and sheweth mercy to his anointed, to David, self merciful; with an upriglit man thou wilt and to his seed for evermore. shew thyself upright;

PSALM XIX. 26 With the pure thou wilt shew thyself I To the chief musician, A psalm of David pure; and with the froward thou wilt shew Theavens declare the glory of God. .

sheweih . *27 For thou will save the afflicted people; work. but will bring down high looks.

2 Day unto day ullereth speecli, and nighs 28 For thou wilt light my candle; the unto night sheweih knowledge. LORD my God will enlighten my darkness. 3 There is no speech nor language whe' .

29 For by thee I have run through a troup; their voice is not beard. and by my God have I leaped over a wall. 4 Their line is gone out through all the

30 Is for God, his way is perfect: the earth, and their words to the end of the word of the Lord is tried; he is a buckler to world. In them hath he set a tabernacle for all those that trust in him.

the sun; 31 For who is God save the LORD ? or who 5 Which is as a bridegroom coming out of is a rock save our God?

his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man 32 It is God tha: girdeth me with strength, to run a rare. and maketh any way perfect.

6 His going forth is from the end of the hea. 33 He maketh my feet like binds' feet, ven, and his circuit unto the ends of it: ard and selleth ine upon my high places. there is nothing hid from the beat thereof.

31 He teacheth my liands to war, so that 7 The law of the LORD is perfect, converta bow of steel is broken by mine arins. ing the soul: the testimony of the Lord is

35 Thou hast also given me the shield of sure, making wise the simple: thy salvation; and thiy riglit hand bath hol- 8 The statures of the Lord are right, reden me up, and thy gentleness liath made joicing the leart: the commandment of the me great.

Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes: 36 Thou hast enlarged my steps under me, 9 The fear of the Lord is clean, enduring that my feet did not slip.

for ever: the judgments of the LORD ure 37 Uhave pursued mine enemies, and over-true and righteous altogether. taken them; neither did I turn again till they 10 More to be desired are they than gold, were consumed.

yea, than much fine gold; sweeter also than 38 i have wounded them, that they were not honey, and the honey-comb. able to rise : they are fallen under my feet. 11 Moreover, by them is thy servant warned

39 Fur thou hast girded me with strength and in keeping of them there is great reward onto the battle. thou hast subdued under nie 12 Who can understand his errors ? cleanse those that rose up against me.

hou me from secret faults. 40 Thou hast also given me the necks or 3 Keep back thy servant also from pre. mine enemies, that I miglit destroy them tha! rimptuous sins ; let them not have dominion have me.

verme: ihen shall I be upright, and I shall 41 They cried, but there was none to save be innocent from the greai transgression. them ; even unto the Lord, but he answered 14 Let the words of my mouih, and the them not.

medication of my heart, be acceptable in 42 Then did I beat them small as the dust lly siglie, O LORD, my strength, and my before the wind; I did cast them out as the redeemer. dirt in the streets.

PSALM XX. 43 Thou hast delivered me from the striv- 1 To the clicf musician, A psalm of David. ings of the people; and thou hast made me


VIE Lord hear thee in the day of trouble; the head of the heathen: a people whom I the name of the God of Jacob defendillee. have not known shall serve ine.

2 Send thee help from the sancluary, and 4+ As soon as they hear of me, they shall strengthen thiee out of Zion. obey me: the strangers shall submit them- 3 Remember all thy cfferings, and accept selves unto me.

thy burut-sacrifice. Selah, 45 The strangers shall fade away, and be 4 Grant Thee according to ubihe own heart, afraid out of their close places.

and fulfil all thy counsel. 46 Tlie Lord liveli; and blessed be my 5 We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in Rock; and let the God of my salvation be the name of our God we will set up ow banexalted.

ners: the Lord fulfil all thy petitiore. 47 It is God that avengeth ine, and sub- 6 Now know I that the LORI) saveth his dueth the people under me.

anointed : le will hear liiin from his holy la48 He delivereth me from mine enemies ; ven with the saving strength of his right hand. yea, thou listest me up above those that rise 7 Some trust in chariots, and some in up against me : thou hast delivered me from horses: but we will remeniber the name of the violent man.

the Lord our God. 49 Therefore will I give thanks unto thee. 8 They are brought down and falien ; but O Lord, among the leathen, and sing praises we are risen, and stand upright. unto thy name.

9 Save, Lord: let the king bear us when C Great diliverance giveth le to his king; we call.




10 I was cast upon thee from the womb; To the chief musician, A psalm of David. thou art my God from my mother's belly. THE king shall joy in ihy strength, 0 11 Be not far from me, for trouble is near

Lur; and in thy salvation how great for there is none to help. y shall he rejoice!

12 Many bulls bave compassed me: strong 2. Thou hast given bim lus heart's desire, tulls of Baslian have besei me round. and last not withholden the request of bist 13 They gaped upon me with their mouths, ips. Selah.

as a ravening and a roaring iion. 3 For thou preventest him with the bless- 14 I am poured out like water, and all my ngs of goodness: thou settesl a crown of bones are out of joint: my heart is like wax; pure gold on his head.

it is melted in the midst of my bowels. 4 He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it 15 My strength is dried up like a potsherd; him, eren length of days for ever and ever : and my tongue cleaverb to my jaws; and

5 His glory is great in thy salvation : ho- thou hast brought me into the dust of death. nour and majesty hast thou laid upon him. 16 For dogs have compassed me; the as

6 For thou hast made hiin most blessed for sembly of the wicked have inclosed me: they ever : thou hast made bim exceeding glad pierced my hands and my feet. with thy countenance.

17 I may tell all my bones : they look and 7 For the king trusteth in the Lord; and stare upon me. through the mercy of the most High, he shall 18 They part my garments among them, not be moved.

and cast lots upon iny vesture. 8 Thine hand shall find ont all thine ene- 19 But be not thou far from me, O LORD mies: thy right hand shall find out those that my Strength, haste thee to help me. nate thee,

20 Deliver my soul from the sword; my 9 Thou shalt make them as a fiery oven darling from the power of the dog. 1 the time of thine anger : the Lord shall! 21 Save me from the lior's mouth for wallow them up in his wrath, and the fire thou hast leard me from the horns of the nall derour them.

unicorns." 10 Their fruit shalt thou destroy from the 22 I will declare thy pame unto my bre. arth, and their seed from among the chil.thren : in the midst of the congregation will tren of men.

I praise thee. 11 For they intended evil against thee; 23 Ye that fear the Lorn, praise him : all hey inagined a mischievous device, which ye the seed of Jacob, glorify him; and fear bey are not able to perform :

him, all ye the seed of Israel. 12 Therefore slialt thou make them turn 24 For he hath not despised nor abhorred heir back, when thou shalt make ready thine the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he arrows upon thy strings against the l'ace of hid his face from bim ; but when he cried shem.

unto him, he heard. 13 Re thou exalted, Lord, in thine own 25 My praise shall be of thee in the great arengti: so will we sing and praise thy congregation : ! will pay my vows before

them that fear him. PSALM XXII.

26 The meek shall eat and be satisfied : To the chief musician upon Aijeleth Sha- they shall praise the Lord that seek lim:

har, A psalın of David. your heart shall live for ever.

God, my God, why bast thou forsaken 27 All the ends of the world shall rememher, me, and from the words of my roaring? of the nations sha!) worship before thee, 2 O my God, I cry in the day-time, but I

28 For the kingdoin is the LORD's; and nhou hearest not; and in the niglit-season, be is the governor among wie nations. and am not silent.

29 All they that be lat upon earth shall eat 3 But thou art holy, O thou that inhabitest and worship: all they that go down to the the praises of Israel."

dust shall bow before him, and none can 4 Our fathers trusted in thee: they trusted, keep alive luis own soul. and thou didst deliver them.

30 A seed shall serve him ; it sliall be ac. 5 They cried unto thee, and were deliver-counted to the Lord for a peneration. ed: they trusted in thee, and were no: con- 31 They shali come, and shall declare his founded.

righteousness unto a people that shall be 6 But I am a worm, and no man; a re- born, that he hath done this. proach of men, and despised of the people.

PSALM XXII. 7 All they that see me laugh me lo scorn:

1 A psalın of David. saving,

want. 8 He trusted on the Lord that he would 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pas deliver him : let him deliver him, seeing he tures : he leadeth me beside the still waters. delighted in him.

3 He restormth my soul: ne leadeth me in 9°But thou art he that took me out of she the paths of righteousness for his name's sake womb; thou didst make me hope when I 4 Yea, thoug! ! walk through the valley was upon my mother's breasts.

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for thou art wit me; thy rod and thy staff 13 His soul shall dwell at ease; and his they comfort ine.

secd shall inherit the earth. 5 1 hou preparest a table before me in the 14 The secret of the LORD is with them presence of mine enemies. thou anointest my that sear him; and he will shew them luis co head with oil; my cup ruuneth over. vênant.

6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow 15 Mine eyes are ever toward Ilie Lord; me all the days of my life ; and I will dwell for he shall pluck my feet out of the net. in the house of the Lord for ever.

16 Turn 'Thee unto me, and have mercy PSALM XXIV.

upon me ; for I am desolate and afflicted. 1 A psalm of David.

17 The troubles of my heart are enlarged: THE earth is the Lord's, and the fulness o bring thou me out of my distresses.

13 Look upos mine affliction and my pain, therein :

and forgive all my sins. 2 For he bath founded it upon the seas, 19 Consider mine enemies, for they are and established it upon the floods.

many; and they hate me with cruel lätred 3 Who shall ascend into the hill of the 20 O keep my soul, and deliver me: let me forn? and who shall stand in his holy place? not be ashamed; for I put my trust in thee.

4 Ile that hath clean hands, and a pure 21 Let integrity and uprightness preserve heart ; who hath not listed up his soul untu me ; for I wait on thee. vanity, nor sworo deceitfully :

22 Redeem Israel, O God, out of all his 5 He shall receive the blessing from the troubles. Lord, and righteousness from the God of

PSALM XXVI. his salvation.

11.4 psalm of David. 6. This is the generation of them that seek JUDGE me, 0 LURD į for Whave walked hi:n, that seek face, Selah. in mine integrity : I in

7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates; and be the Lord; therefore I shall not slide. ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the 2 Examine me, O Lord, and prove me; King of glory shall come in.

try my reins and my heart. 8 Who is this King of glory? The LORD 3 For thy loving-kindness is before mine strong and miglity,the Lord mighty in battle. eyes; and I have walked in thy truth.

9 Lill up your heads, O ye gates ; eveu 4 I have not sat with vain persons, neither list them up, ye everlasting doors ; and the will I go in with dissemblers. King of glory shall come in,

5 I have hated the congregation of evil10 Who is this King of glory? The LORD doers; and will not sit with the wicked. of hosts, he is the King of glory. Selalı. 6 I will wash mine hands in innocency: so PSALM XXV.

will I compass thine altar, O LORD; A psalm of David.

7 That I may publish with the voice of my , I trust in thee: let me not . be ashamed'; let not mine enemies triumph 8 Lori), I have loved the habitation of thy

house, and the place wiere thine honour 3 Yea, let none that wait on thee be dwelleth. ashamed: let them be ashanied which trans- 9 Gather not my soul with siorers, nor my gress without cause.

life with bloody men; 4 Shew me thy ways, O Lord; teach me 10 In whose hands is mischief, and their thy paths.

right land is full of bribes. 5 Lead me in thy truth, and teach me : 11 But as for me, I will walk in mine integ for thou art the God of iny salvation ; on rity: redeem ine, and be merciful unto me. thee do I wait all the day.

12 My foot standeth in an even place : it 6 Remember, O Lord, thy tender mer. the congregations will I bless the Lord. ries and thy loving-kindnesses; for they have

PSALM XXVII. been ever of old.

1 A psylon of David. 7 Remember not the sins of my youth, nor THE LORD is my light and my salvation my transgressions : according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness' sake, strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid: O LORD.

2 When the wicked, cren mine enemies 8 Good and upright is the LORD : there- and my foes, came upon mne to eat up my fore will he teach sinners in the way. flesh, they stumbled and fell.

9 The meek will he guide in judgment, 3 Though an host should encamp against me, and the meek will he teach his way, my heart shall not fear; though war should

10 All the paths of the Lord are mercy rise against me, in this will I be confident. and truth unto such as keep his covenant and 4 One thing have I desired of the LORD, his testimonies.

that will I seek after ; that I may dwell in 11 For thy name's sake, O LORD, pardou the house of the Lori) all the days of ing mine iniquiiy ; for it is great.

liie, to behold the beauty of the LORD, and 12 What man is he that feareth the LORD ? to enquire in his temple. bim sball he teach in the way that he shall 5 For in the time of trouble he shall hide

me in his pavilion : in the secret of his ta

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bernacle shall he nide me; be shall set ene ters: the God of glory thundereth; the LORD ap upon a rock.

is upon many waters. 6 And now shall mine head be lifted up 4 The voice of the Lord is powerful; the above inine enemies round about me: there- voice of the LORD is full of majesty. fore will offer in his tabernacle sacrifices 5 The voice of the LORD breaketh the coaf jny; I will sing, yea, I will sing praises dars; yea, the Lord breaketh the cedars o. ant) the LORD.

Lebanou. 7 Bear,LOR!, when I cry with my voice: 6 He maketh them also to skip like a call, have mercy also upon me, and answer me. Lebanon and Sirion like a young onicoin.

8 Ilheni thou saidst, Seek ye my face ; 7 The voice of the Lord divideth the my leart said unto thee, Thy face, LORD, Aames of fire. will I seck.

8 The voice of the Lord shaketh the wil. 9 Hide not thy face far from me; put not derness; the LORD shakeuh tbe wilderness o! this servant away in anger: thou hast heen Kadesh. my belp: leave me not, neither forsake me, 9 The voice of the Lord maketh the hinds O God of my salvation.

to calve, and discovereth the forests: and in 10 When my father and my mother for his temple doth every one speak of his glory. sake me, then the Lord will take me up. 10 The Lord sitteth upon the flood; yea,

11 Teach me thy way, 0 LORD, and lead the Lord) sitteth King for ever. me in a plain patlı, because of mine enemies. 11 The Lord will give strength unto bis

12 Deliver' me not over unto the will of people; the Lord will bless his people with mine enemies ; for false witnesses are risen up peace. ugainst me, and such as breathe out cruelty.

PSALM XXX. °13 I had fuinted, unless I had believed to 1 A psalm and song at the dedication of the see the goodness of :he Lord in the land of

house of David. he living: it Wait on the LORD; he of good cour.

WILL extol thee, O Lord; for thou hast I

lifted me up, and last nol made my soes nge, and he shall strengthen thine leart: to rejoice over me. Nait, I say, on the Lord.

20 LORD my God, I cried unto thee, and PSALM XXVIII. '

thou hast healed me. A psalm of David.

3 O LORD, thou hast brought up my soul U il : alive,

be not silent to me: lest, if thou be that I should not go down to the pit. ilent to me, I become like them that go 4 Sing unto the LORD, O ve saints of bis, lown into the pit.

and give thanks at the remembrance of his 2 Hear the voice of my supplications when holiness. I cry unto thee, when I lift up my hands to- 5 For his anger endureth hul a inomenl; ward thy boly oracle.

in his favour is life: weeping may endure 3 Draw me not away with the wicked, and for a night, but joy cometh in the morning. with the workers of iniquity, which speak 6 And in my prosperity I said, I shall peuce to ibeir neiglibours, but mischiet'is in never be moved. their hearts.

7 LORI), by thy favour thou hast made my 4 Give them according to their deeds, and mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide Uccording to the wickedness of their endea. thy face, and I was troubled. Hours: give them after te work of their & I cried to thee, O LORV; and unto the lands; render lo them their desert. Lord I made supplication.

5 Becari e they regard not the works of the 9 What profit is there in my blood, wlier. 1:0R9, nor the operation of his lands, be! go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise sh.all destroy them, and not build them ap. thee? shall it declare thy truth?

6 Blessed be the LORD, because he hath 10 Hear, O Lord, and have mercy upon beard the voice of my supplications. me: LORD, be thou my helper.

7 The Lord is my strength and my shield; 11 Thou hast turned for nie my mourning my heart trusted in bian, and I am helped : into dancing; thou hast put off my sackcloth, ilererore my heart greatly rejoiceth ; and and girded me with gladness : with my song will I praise lum.

12 To the end that my glory may sing & The Lory is their strength, and he is the praise to thee, and not be silent. 0 Lond my saving strength of his anointed.

God, I will give thanks undo thee for ever. 9 Save thy people, and bless thine inherit

PSALM XXXI. ance: feed ihem also, and list them up for 1 To the chief musician, A psalm of David PSALM XXIX.

me never be ashamed : deliver me in thy 11 A psalm of David.

righteousness. VIVE unto the Lord, Oye mighty, give 2 Bow down thine ear to me; deliver me

mto the Lord glory and strength. speedily: be thou niy strong rock, for an 2 Give unto the LORD the glory due unto house of defence to save me. his name: worship the LORD in the beauty 3 For thou art my rock and my fortress : of holiness.

therefore, for thy naine's sake, lead me, and 3 The voice of the Lord is upon the wa. guide me.


PSALMS. 4 Pull me out of the nel that they have laid imputeth not iniquity, and in whose spirit ivily for me ; for thou art my strength. there is no guile. 5 Intothine hand I commit my spirit: thous 3 When 1 kept silence, niy bones waxed est redeemed me, O Lord God of truth. old, through my roaring ali the day long :

6 I have hated them that regard lying va- 4 For day and night thy hand was heavy ities: but I trust in the LORD.

upon me: my moisture is turned into the 7 I will be glad and rejoice in thy mercy: dronglit of summer. Selah. or thou hast considered my trouble; thou 5 Y acknowledged my sin unto thee, and ast known my soul in adversities; mine iniquily have I noi hid. I said, I will 8 And hast not shut me up into the hand confess my transgressions unto the LORP; -f the enemy thou hast sei my foot in a and thou forgavest the iniquity of my sin arge room,

Selah. 9 Have mercy upon me, O LORD, for I am 6 For this shall every one that is godly n trouble ; mine eye is consumed with grief, pray unto thee in a time when thou mayest gea, my soul and my belly.

be found : surely in the floods of great wa-
10 For my life is spent with grief, and my ters they shall not come nigh unto him.
years with sighing: my strength faileth be- 7 Thou art my hiding-place; thou shalt pre-
cause of mine iniquity, and my bones are serve me from trouble: thou shall compass

me about with songs of deliverance. Selah.
11 I was a reproach among all mine ene. 8 I will instruct thee, and teach thee in
mies, but especially among my neighbours, the way which thou shalt go : I will guide
and a fear to mine acquaintance: they thai thee with mine eye
did see me without fled from me.

9 Be ye not as the horse, or as the mule,
12 I am forgotten as a dead man out of which have no understanding; whose mouih
mind: I am like a broken vessel.

must be held in with bit and bridle, lest
13 For I have heard the slander of many: they come near unto thee.
fear was on every side: while they look 10 Many sorrows shall be to the wicked :
counsel together against me, they devised but he thai trusteth in the Lord, mercy shall
to take away my life.

compass him about.
14 But I trusied in thee, O LORD: I said, 11 Be glad in the LORD, and rejoice, ye
'Thou art my God.

righteous: and shout for joy, all ye that are
15 My times are in thy hand: deliver me upright in heart.
from the band of mine enemies, and from

them that persecute me.
16 Make thy face to shine upon thy ser- for praise is comely for the upright.

; yant: save me for thy mercies' sake.

2 Praise the Lord with harp : sing unto 17 Le me not be ashamed, O LORD; for bim with the psaltery, and an instrument of I have called upon thee: let the wicked be ten strings. ashamed, and let them be silent in the grave. 3 Sing unto him a new song, play skilful

13 Lei the lying lips be put to silence ; ly with a loud noise : which speak grievous things proudly and 4 For the word of the Lord is right and contemptuously against the righteous. ali bis works are done in truth.

19 Oh how great is thy goodness, which He loveth righteousness and judgment thou last laid up for them that fear thee; the earth is full of the goodness of the LORD which thou last wrought for them that trust 6. By the word of the LORD were the hea. in thee before the sons of men!

vens made; and all the host of them by the 20 Thou shalt bide them in the secret of breath of his mouth. thy presence from the pride of man: thou 7 He gathereth the waters of the sea toshali keep them secretly in a pavilion from gether as an heap; he layeth up the depth thie sirite of tongues.

in storehouses. 21 Blessed be the LORD; for he hath shewed 8 Let all the earth fear the Lord: Ici a!! me his marvelious kindness in a strong the inhabitants of the world stand in awe of city.

22 For I said in my haste, I am cut of 9 For he spake and it was done ; he com. from before thine eyes: nevertheless thou manded and it stood fast. beardest the voice of myös'applications when 10 The Lord bringeth the counsel of the I cried unto thee.

heathen to nought: lie maketh the devices 23 O love the LORI), all ye his saints: for of the people of none effect. the LORD preserveth the faithful, and pleno 11 The counsel of the LORD slandeth for tifully rewardeth the proud doer.

ever, the thoughts of his heart to all gene24 Be of good courage, and he shtrations. ne strengthen your heari, all ye that hope kom 12 Blessed is the nation whose God is the the LORD.

Lord; and the people whom he hath clio FSALM XXXU.

sen for his own inheritance. 1.1 psalın of David, Maschil.

13 The Lord Inoketh from heaven: he forgiven, is covered

14 From the place of his liabilation lie look2 Blessed is the man uito whom the Lord eth upon all the inhabitants of the earth.


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