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8 Thou hast loved righte-Name from one generation to ousness, and hated iniquity : another; therefore shall the wherefore God, even thy God. people give thanks unto thee, hath anointed thee with the world without end. oil of gladness above thy fellows.

Psalm xlvi. Deus noster 9 All thy garments smell of

refugium. myrrh, aloes,

OD is our hope and

glad. strengtha 10 Kings' daughters were help in trouble. among thy honourable women; 2 Therefore will we not upon thy right hand did stand fear, though the earth be movthe queen in a vesture of gold, ed, and though the hills be wrought about with divers co- carried into the midst of the lours.

Hearken, o daughter, 3 Though the waters thereand consider ; incline thine of rage and swell, and though ear; forget also thine own peo- the mountains shake at the ple, and thy father's house. tempest of the same.

12 So shall the King have 4 The rivers of tảe flood pleasure in thy beauty ; for he thereof shall make glad the is thy Lord God, and worship city of God; the holy place shou him.

of the tabernacle of the most 13 And the daughter of Highest. Tyre shall be there with a gift; 5 God is in the midst of her, like as the rich also among therefore shall she not be rethe people shall make their moved ; God shall help her, supplication before thee. and that right early.

14 The King's daughter is 6 The heathen make much all glorious within ; her clo-ado, and the kingdoms are thing is of wrought gold. moved ; but God hath showed

15 She shall be brought unto his voice, and the earth shall the King in raiment of needle-melt away. work ; iħe virgins that be her 7 The Lord of hosts is with fellows shall bear her company, us; the God of Jacob is our and shall be brought unto thee. refuge.

16 With joy and gladness 8 () come hither, and beshall they be brought, and hold the works of the Lord, shall enter into the King's pa- what destruction he hath Jace.

brought upon the earth. 17 Instead of thy fathers 9 He maketh wars to cease thou shalt havechildren, whom in all the world ; he breaketh thou mayest make princes in the bow, and knappeth the all lands.

spear in sunder, and burneth 18 I will remember thrthc chariots in the fire.

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10 Be still then, and know Psalm xlviii. Magnus Domithat I am God: I will be exalted among the heathen,


REAT is the Lord, and and I will be exalted in the highly to be praised in earth.

the city of our God, even upon 11 The Lord of hosts is his holy hill. with us ; the God of Jacob is 2 The bill of Sion is a fair our refuge.

place, and the joy of the whole

earth; upon the north side EVENING PRAYER. lieth the city of the great

King : God is well known in Psalm xlvii. Omnes gentes, her palaces as a sure refuge. plaudite.

3 For lo, the kings of the

earth are gathered, and gone CLAP

your hands toge-by together. ther, ali

ye people : 04 They marvelled to see sing unto God with the voice such things; they were astoof melody.

nished and suddenly cast down. 2 For the Lord is high, and 5 Fear came there upon to be feared ; he is the great them ; and sorrow, as upon a King upon all the earth. woman in her travail. 3 He shall subdue the peo

6 Thou shalt break the ships ple under us, and the nations of the sea through the east under our feet.

wind. 4 He shall choose out an 7 Like as we have heard, heritage for us, even the wor-so have we seen in the city of ship of Jacob, whom he loved. the Lord of hosts, in the city

5 God is gone up with a of our God; God upholdeth merry noise, and the Lord the same for ever. with the sound of the trump. 8 We wait for thy loving.

6 0 sing praises, sing kindness, O God, in the midst praises unto our God: 0 sing of thy temple. praises, sing praises unto our 9 () God, according to thy King

Name, so is thy praise unto 7 For God is the king of all the world's end ; thy right the earth: sing ye praises hand is full of righteousness. with understanding.

10 Let the mount Sion re8 God reigneth over the joice, and the daughter of Juheathen ; God sitteth upon dah be glad, because of thy his holy seat.

judgments. 9 The princes of the peo- 11 Walk about Sion, and ple are joined unto the people'go round about her; and tell of the God of Abrahan; for the towers thereof God which is very ligi ex- 12 Mark well her bulwarks, alted, dotl defend the earth as set up her houses, that ye may it were with a shield. tell them that come after.




13 For this God is our God 12 Nevertheless, man will for ever and ever: He shall not abide in honour, seeing be our guide unto death. he may be compared unto the Psalm xlix. Audite hæc, beasts that perish ; this is the


of them HEAR ye this, all ye 13 This is their foolishness,

people ; ponder it with and their posterity praise their your ears, all ye that dwell in saying. the world ;

14 They lie in the hell like 2 High and low, rich and sheep ; death gnaweth upon poor, one with another.

them, and the righteous shall 3 My mouth shall speak of have dominion over them in wisdom, and my heart sha!l the morning : their beauty muse of understanding. shall consume in the sepulchre

4 I will incline mine ear to out of their dwelling. the parable, and show


15 But God hath delivered speech upon the harp. my soul from the place of

5 Wherefore should I fear hell: for he shall receive me. in the days of wickedness, 16 Be not thou afraid, thoug! and when the wickedness of one be made rich,oristhe glory my heels compasseth me of his house be increased ; round about?

17 For he shall carry no 6 There be some that put thing away with him when he their trust in their goods, and dieth, neither shall his pom boast themselves in the multi- follow him. tude of their riches ;

18 For while he lived, h 7 But no man may deliver counted himself an happ his brother, nor make agree- man ; and so long as thou do! ment unto God for him :

well unto thyself, men will 8 For it cost more to re- speak good of thee. deem their souls ; so that he 19 He shall follow the gemust let them alone for ever ; neration of his fathers, and

9 Yea, though he live long, shall never see light. and see not the grave.

20 Man being in honour 10 For he seeth that wise hath no understanding, but is men also die and perish to- compared unto the beasts that gether, as well as the ignorant perish. and foolish, and leave their riches for other. 11 And yet they think that

The Tenth Day. their houses shall continue for MORNING PRAYER ever, and that their dwelling places shall endure from one Psalm 1. Deus deorum. generation to another; and! call the lands after their own

THE Lord, even the most and called the world, from


the rising up of the sun unto 14 Offer unto God thanksthe going down thereof siving and pay thy vows un

2 Out of Sion hath God ap- to the Most Highest, peared in perfect beauty. 15 And call upon me in the

3 Our God shall come, and time of trouble ; so will I hear shall not keep silence; there thee, and thou shalt praise me. shall go before him a consum- 16 But unto the ungodly ing fire, and a mighty tem- said God, Why dost thou pest shall be stirred up round preach my laws, and takest about him.

my covenant in thy mouth ; 4 He shall call the heaven 17 Whereas thou hatest to from above, and the earth, be reformed, and hast cast that he may judge his people. Iny words behind thee?

5 Gather my saints togeth- 18 When thou sawest a er unto me; those that have thief, thou consentedst unto made a covenant with me with him ; and hast been partaker sacrifice.

with the adulterers. 6 And the heavens shall de- 19 Thou hust let thy mouth clare his righteousness ; for speak wickedness, and with God is judge himself. thy tongue thou hast set forth

7 Hear. O my people, and deceit I will speak; I myself will 0 Thou sattest and spatestify against thee, 0) Israel ; kest against thy brother; yea' for I am God, even thy God. and hast slandered thine own

8 I will not reprove thee mothers son. because of thy sacrifices, or 21 These things hast thou for thy burnt-offerings; be done, and I held my tongue, cause they were not alway be- and thou thoughtest wickedly, fore me ;

that I am even such a one as 9 I will take no bullock out thyself; but I will reprove of thine house, nor he-goutthee, and set before thee the out of thy folds ;

things that thou hast done. 10 For all the beasts of the 22 ( consider this, ye

that forest are mine, and so are the forget God lest I pluck you cattle upon a thousand hills. away, and there be none to

III know all the fowls up-deliver you. on the mountains, and the 23 Whoso offereth me wild beasts of the field are in thanks and praise he honourmy sight.

eth me; and to him that order12 If I be hungry, I will eth his conversation right, will not tell thee ; for the whole show the salvation of God. world is mine, and all that is

Psalm li. Miserere mei, Deus. therein.

Thinkest that I JAVE mercy upon me O the blood of goats ?

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multitude of thy mercies do art the God of my health ; away mine offences. and my tongue shall sing of

2 Wash me thoroughly thy righteousness. from my wickedness, and (15 Thou shalt open my lips, cleanse me from my sin ; O Lord, and my mouth shall

3 For I acknowledge my show thy praise. faults, and my sin is ever be- 16 For thou desirest no safore me.

crifice, else would I give it 4 Against thee only have thee; but thou delightest not 1 sinned, and done this evil in in burnt-offerings. thy sight, that thou mightest 17 The sacrifice of God is be justified in thy saying, and a troubled spirit : a broken clear when thou art judged. and contrite heart, O God,

5 Behold I was shapen in shalt thou not despise. wickedness, and in sin hath| 18 ( be favourable and gramy mother conceived me. cious unto Sion ; build thou

6 But lo, thou requirest the walls of Jerusalem. truth in the inward parts, and 19 Then shalt thou be shalt make me to understand pleased with the sacrifice of wisdom secretly.

righteousness, with the burnt. 7 Thou shalt purge me offerings and oblations; then with hyssop, and I shall be shall they offer young bullocks clean; thou shalt wash me, and upon thine altar. I shall be whiter than snow.

Psalm lii. Quid gloriaris ? 8 Thou shalt make me hear of joy and gladness, that the WHY boastest thou thy: bones which thou hast broken

, , may rejoice.

thou canst do mischief? 9 Turn thy face from my 2 Whereas the goodness sins, and put out all my mis- of God endureth yet daily. deeds.

3 Thy tongue imagineth 10 Make me a clean heart, wickedness, and with lies thou O God, and renew a right cuttest like a sharp razor. spirit within me.

4 Thou hast loved unrigh11 Cast me not away from teousness more than good thy presence, and take not thyness, and to talk of lies more Holy Spirit from me. than righteousness.

12 O give me the comfort 5 Thou hast loved to speak of thy help again, and stablish all words that may do hurt, me with thy free Spirit. O thou false tongue.

13 Then shall I teach thy 6 Therefore shall God deways unto the wicked, and stroy thee for ever; he shall sinners shall be converted un- take thee, and pluck thee out to thee.

of thy dwelling, and root thee 14 Deliver me from blood-out of the land of the living. guiltiness, O God, thou that 7 The righteous also shall

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