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and ever upon them that fearsthe deep like as with a garhim ; and his righteousness ment ; the waters stand in the upon children's children ; bills.

18 Even upon such as keep 7 At thy rebuke they flee ; bis covenant, and think upon at the voice of thy thunder his commandments to do them. they are afraid.

19 The Lord hath prepared 8 They go up as high as the his seat in heaven, ani his hills, and down to the vallies kingdom ruleth over all. beneath ; even unto the place

20 O praise the Lord, ye which thou hast appointed for Angels of his, ye that excel them. in strength; ye that fulfil his 9 Thou hast set them their commandment, and hearken bounds, which they shall not unto the voice of his words. pass, neither turn again to co

21 () praise the Lord, all ver the earth. ye his hosts ; ye servants of 10 He sendith the springs his that do his pleasure.

into the rivers, whicla run 22 Ospeak good of the among the bills. Lord, all ye works of his, in all 11 All beasts of the field places of his dominion : Praise drink thereof, and the wild thou the Lord, O my soul. asses quench their thirst. EVENING PRAYER.

12 Beside them shall die

fowls of the air have their ha. Psalm civ. Benedic, anima bitation, and sing among the

branches. PRAISE the Lord, O my

13 He watereth the bills soul : () Lord my God, from above ; tlie earth is filled thou art become exceerling with the fruit of thy works. glorious, thou art clothed with 14 He bringeth forth grass majesty and honour.

for the cattle, and green herb 2 Thou deckest thyself with for the service of men. light as it were with a gar- 15 That he may bring food ment, and spreadest out the out of the earth, and wine that heavens like a curtain. maketh glad the heart of man ;

3 Who layeth the beams of and oil to make him a cheerhis chambers in the wafers, lul countenance, and bread ta and maketh the clouds, his strengthen man's heart. chariot, and walketh upon the 16 The trees of the Lord wings of the wind.

also are full of sap ; even the 4 He maketh his angels spi- cedars of Libanus, which he rits, and his ministers a flam-hath planted :. ing fire.

17 Wherein the birds make 5 He laid the foundations of their nests; and the fir-trecs the earth, that it never should are a dwelling for the stork. move at any time..

18 The bigh hills are a rt6. Thou coveredst it with suge for the wild goat:


so are the stony rocks of the 31 The glorious majesty of conies.

the Lord shall endure for 19 He appointed the moon ever; the Lord shall rejoice for certain seasons, and the in his works. sun knoweth his going down. 32 The earth shall tremble

20 Thou makest darkness, at the look of him ; if he do that it may be night; wherein but touch the hills, they shall all the beasts of the forests do smoke. move.

33 I will sing unto the Lord 21 The lions roaring aster as long as I live ; I will praise their prey, do seek their meat my God while I have my befrom God.

ing ; 22 The sun ariseth, and they 34 And so shall my words get them away together, and please him : my joy shall be lay them down in their dens. in the Lord.

23 Man goeth forth to his 35 As for sinners, they shall trork, and to his labour, until be consumed out of the earth, the evening.

and the ungodly shall come to 24 O Lord, how manifold an end : Praise thou the Lord, are thy works; in wisdom hast O my soul, praise the Lord. tou made them all ; the carth is full of thy riches. The Twenty-first Day.

25 So is the great and wide sea also ; wherein are things

MORNING PRAYER, creeping innumerable, both Psalm cv. Confitemini Dosim " and great beasts.

mino. 26 "There go the ships, and there is that Leviathan, whom

GIVE thanks unto the thou hast made to take bis Lord, and call upon his pastime therein.

Name ; tell the people what 27 These wait all upon thee, things he hath done. that thou mayest give them 20 let your songs be of meat in due season.

him, and praise him; and let 28 When thou givest it your talking be of all his wonthem, they gather it; and drous works. when thou openest thy hand, 3 Rejoice in his holy name : they are filled with good.

let the heart of them rejoice, 29 When thou hidest thy that seek the Lord. face they are troubled : when 4 Seek the Lord and his thou takest away their breath, strength; seek his face everthey die and are turned again more. to their dust.

5 Remember the marvel. 30 When thou lettest thy lous works that he hath done ; Breath go forth, they shall be his wonders, and the judginade ; and thou shalt ringments of his mouth;


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his servant; ye children ofjvered him ; the prince of the Jacob, his chosen.

Jpeople let him go free, 7 He is the Lord our God; 21 He made him lord also his judgments are in all the of his house, and ruler of all world.

his substance ; 8 He hath been alway mind- 22 That he might inform ful of his covenant and pro-his princes after his will, and mise, that he made to a thou-teach his senators wisdom. sand generations.

23 Israel also came into 9 Even the covenant that he Egypt, and Jacob was a stranmade with Abraham ; and the ger in the land of Ham. oath that he sware unto Isaac; 24 And he increased bis

10 And appointed the same people exceedingly, and made unto Jacob for a law, and to them stronger than their enes' Israel for an everlasting testa- mies ; ment,

25 Whose heart turneth so, 11 Saying, Unto thee will I that they hated his people, give the land of Canaan, the and dealt untruly with his serlot of your inheritance. vants.

12 When there were yet 26 Then sent he Moses his but a few of them, and they servant, and Aaron whom he strangers in the land ; had chosen ;

13 What time as they went 27 And these showed his from one nation to another, tokens among them, and wonfrom one kingdom to another ders in the land of Ham. people ;

28 He sent darkness, and 14 He suffered no man to it was dark ; and they were do them wrong, but reproved not obedient unto his word. even kings for their sakes : 29 He turned their waters

15 Touch not mine Anoint- into blood, and slew their fish. ed, and do my prophets no 30 Their land brought forth harm.


yea, even in their 16 Moreover, he called for king's chambers. a dearth upon the land, and 51 He spake the word, and destroyed all the provision of there came all manner of flies, bread.

and lice in all their quarters. 17 But he had sent a man 32 He gave them hail-stones before them, even Joseph, who for rain ; and flames of fire in was sold to be a bond-servant, their land.

18 Whose feet they hurt in 33 He smote their vines the stocks ; the iron entered also and fig-trees; and deinto his soul ;

stroyed the trees that were in 19 Until the time came their coasts. that his cause was known : the 34. He spake the word, and word of the Lord tried him. the grasshoppers came,

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and they that hated them the lands, from the east, and were lords over them. from the west ; from the north,

41 Their enemies oppres- and from the south. sed them, and had them in 4 They went astray in the subjection.

wilderness out of the way, and 42 Many a time did he de- found no city to dwell in. liver them ; but they rebelled 5 Hungry and thirsty, their against him with their own in- soul fainted in them. ventions, and were brought 6 So they cried unto the down in their wickedness. Lord in their trouble, and he

43 Nevertheless, when he delivered them from their saw their adversity, he heard distress. their complaint.

7 He led them forth by the 44 He thought upon his right way, that they might go covenant, and pitied them, to the city where they dwelt. according unto the multitude 8 O that men would there. of his mercies ; yea, he made fore praise the Lord for his all those that led them away goodness; and declare the captive to pity them. wonders that he doeth for the

45 Deliver us, O Lord our children of men ! God, and gather us from a

9 For he satisfieth the mong the heathen ; that we empty soul, and fillcth the may give thanks unto thy holy hungry soul with goodness; Name, and make our boast of 10 Such as sit in darkness thy praise.

and in the shadow of death, 46 Blessed be the Lord God being fast bound in misery of Israel, from everlasting, and iron; and world without end ; and 11 Because they rebelled let all the people say, Amen. against the words of the Lord,

and lightly regarded the coun

sel of the most Highest. The Twenty-second Day. 12 He also brought down

their heart through heaviness; MORNING PRAYER. they fell down, and there was Psalm cvii. Confitemini Do- none to help them.

13 So when they cried unto mino.

the Lord in their trouble, he GIVE thanks unto the delivered them out of their

O Cord for the is gracious, distress


and his mercy endureth for 14 For he brought them out ever,

of darkness, and out of the 2 Let them give thanks, shadow of death, and brake whom the Lord hath redeem- their bonds in sunder. ed, and delivered from the 15 O that men would there. hand of the enemy ;

fore praise the Lord for his 3 And gathered them out of goodness; and declare the

wonders that he doeth for the delivereth them out of their children of men !

distress. 16 For he hath broken the 29 For he maketh the storm gates of brass, and smitten the to cease, so that the waves bars of iron in sunder. thereof are still.

17 Foolish men are plagued 50 Then are they glad, befor their ofience, and because cause they are at rest; and so of their wickedness.

he bringeth them unto the ha. 18 Their soul abhorred all ven where they would be. manner of meat, and they 31 O that men would there. were even hard at death's fore praise the Lord for his door.

goodness ; and declare the 19 So when they cried unto wonders that he doeth for the the Lord in their trouble, he children of men ! delivered them out of their 32 That they would exalt distress.

him also in the congregation of 20 He sent his word, and the people, and praise him in healed them ; and they were the seat of the elders ! saved from their destruction. 33 Who turneth the floods

21 O that men would there-linto a wilderness, and drieth fore praise the Lord for his up the water-springs. goodness; and declare the 34 A fruitful land maketh wonders that he doeth for the he barren, for the wickedness children of men !

of them that dwell therein. 22 That they would offer 35 Again he maketh the wilunto him the sacrifice of derness a standing water, and thanksgiving, and tell out his water-springs of a dry ground. works with gladness!

36 And there he setteth the 23 They that go down to hungry, that they may build the sea in ships, and occupy them a city to dwell in ; their business in great waters; 37 That they may now their

24 These men see the works land, and plant vineyards, to of the Lord, and his wonders yield them fruits of increase.

38 He blesseth them, so that 25 For at his word the stor- they multiply exceedingly; and my wind ariseth, which listeth suffereth not their cattle to up the waves thereof.

decrease. 26 They are carried up to 39 And again, when they are the heaven, and down again to minished and brought low the deep ; their soul melteth through oppression, through away because of the trouble,

any plague or trouble ; 27 They reel to and fro, and 40 Though he suffer them stagger like a drunken man, o be evil-entreated through and are at their wit's end.

yrants, and let them wander 28 So when they cry unto out of the way in the wilder. the Lord in their trouble, helness ;

in the deep.

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