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also that hate him slee before him. 2 Like as the smoke vanisheth, so shalt thou drive them away; and like as wax melteth at the fire, so let the ungodly perish at the presence of God. 3 Butlet the righteous be glad, and rejoice before God; let them also be merry and joyful. 4 O sing unto God, and sing praises unto his name; and magni. fy him that rideth upon the heavens as it were upon an horse; praise him in his name JAH, and rejoice before him. 5 He is a father of the fatherless, and defendeth the cause of the widows; even God in his holy habitation. 6 He is the God that maketh men to be of one mind in an house, and bringeth the prisoners out of captivity; but letteth the runagates continue in scarceness. 7 O God, when thou wentest forth before the people; when thou wentest through the wilderness, 8 The earth shook, and the heavens dropped at the presence of God; even as Sinai also was moved at the presence of God, who is the God of Israel. 9 Thou, O God, sentest a gracious rain upon thine inheritance, and refreshedst it when it was weary. 10 Thy congregation shall dwell therein; for thou, O God, hast of thy goodness prepared for the poor. 11 The Lord gave the word; great was the company of the preachers. 12 Kings with their armies did flee, and were discomfited, and they of the household divided the spoil.
13 Though ye have lainamo the pots, yet shall ye be as to wings of a dove that is coveo with silverwings, and herseasho: like gold. 14. When the Almighty so tered kings for their sake, to were they as white as snowi Salmon. * . 15 As the hill of Basan, wi God's hill; even an high hills the hill of Basan. 16 Why hop ye so, # hills 2 this is God's hill, in which it pleaseth him to dwd. yea, the Lord will abide initio ever. 17 The chariots of God twenty thousand, eventh of Angels; and the Lord is them as in the holy platt Sinai. 18 Thou art gone up on thou hast led captivity and received gifts for men; even for thine enemies, that Lord God might dwell them. 19 Praised be the Londo even the God who helpethod poureth his benefits upon us. 20 He is our God, even. God of whom cometh salvasio God is the Lord, by whom" escape death. 21 God shall wound the of his enemies, and the scalp of such a one as still in his wickedness. 22 The Lord hath said! bring my people again, as! from Basan; mine own w bring again, as I did someo from the deep of the sea, , , 23 That thy foot may be ped in the blood of thine and that the tongue of thy
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EVENING PRAYER. Psalm 69. Salvum me fac. SAVE me, O God; for the waters are come in even unto my soul. 2 I stick fast in the deep mire, where no ground is ; I am come into deep waters, so that the floods run over me. 3 I am weary of crying, my throat is dry; my sight faileth me for waiting so long upon my God. 4 They that hate me without a cause are more than the hairs of my head; they that are mine enemies, and would destroy me guiltless, are mighty. 5 I Paid them the things that I never took : God, thou knowest my simpleness, and my faults are not hid from thee. 6 Let not them that trust in thee, O Lord God of hosts, be ashamed for my cause ; let not those that seek thee be confounded through me, O Lord God of Israel. 7 And why for thy sake have I suffered reproof; shame hath covered my face. 8 I am become a stranger unto my brethren, even an alien unto my mother's children. 9 For the zeal of thine house hath even eaten me, and the rebukes of them that rebuked thee, are fallen upon me. 10 I wept, and chastened myself with fasting, and that was turned to my reproof. 11 I put on sackcloth also, and they jested upon me. 12 They that sit in the gate speak against me, and the drunkards make songs upon me. 13 But, Lord, I make my praye unto thee in an acceptable time, 14 Hear me, O God, in the multitude of thy mercy, even in the truth of thy salvation.
15 Take me out of the mire, eduess to another, and not that I sink not; O let me be deli-linto thy righteousness.
vered from them that hate me, and out of the deep waters.
16 Let not the water-flood written among the righton.
drown me, neither let the deep swallow me up; and let not the pit shut her mouth upon me : 17 Hear me, O Lord, for thy loving-kindness is comfortable; turn thee unto me according to the multitude of thy mercies: 13 And hide not thy face from thy servant; for I am in trouble: O haste thee, and hear me. 19 Draw nigh unto my soul, and save it; O deliver me, because of mine enemies. 20 Thou hast known my reproof, my shame, and my dishonour. mine adversaries are all in thy sight. 21 Thy rebuke hath broken my heart; I am full of heaviness: I looked for some to have pity on me, but there was no iman, neither found I any to comfort me. 22 They gave me gall to eat; and when I was thirsty, they gave me vinegar to drink. 23 Let their table be made a snare to take themselves withal; and let the things that should have been for their wealth, be unto them an occasion of falling. 24 Let their eyes be blinded, that they see not; and ever bow thou down their backs. 25 Pour out thine indignation upon them, and let thy wrathful displeasure take hold of them. 26 Let their habitation be void, and no man to dwell in their tents. 27 For they persecute him whom thou hastsmitten; and they talk how they may vex them
29 Let them be wiped oi the book of the living and
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with thanksgiving. • * 32 This also shall please Lord, better than a bullock
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whom thou hast wounded,
5 As for me, I am poor and in misery: haste thee unto me, O Sod.
6 Thou art my helper, and my ledeemer: O Lord, make no ong tarrying.
The fourteenth Day.
Psalm 71. In te, Domine, Speravi. [N thee, O Lord, have I put my trust; let me never be put to onfusion, but rid me, and deliver me in thy righteousness; i, cline hine ear unto me, and save me. 2 Be thou my strong hold, thereunto I may alway resort : hou hast promised to help me, rthou art my house of defence, nd my castle. 3 Deliver me, O my God, out f the hand of the ungodly, out f the hand of the unrighteous nq cruel man : 4. For thou, O Lord God, art he thing that I long for: thou art ly hope, even from my youth. 5 Through thee have I been olden up ever since I was born: lou art he that took me out of my mother's womb : my praise shall e always of thee. 6 I am become as it were a Ionster unto many, but my sure ust is in thee. 7 Olet my mouth be filled with y praise, that I may sing of thy ory and honour all the day long. 8 Cast ine not away in the time age; forsake me not when my rength faileth me : 9. For mine enemies speak |ainst me ; and they that lay ait for my soul take their couni together, saying. God bath rsaken him ; persecute him. ld take him ; for there is none deliver him
10 Go not sar from me, O God; my God, haste thee to help me. 11 Let them be confounded and perish, that are against my soul; let them be covered with shame and dishonour, that seek to do me evil. 12 As for me, I will patiently abide alway, and will praise thee more and more. 13 My mouth shall daily speak of thy righteousness and salvation ; for I know no end thereof. 14 I will go forth in the strength of the Lord God, and will make mention of thy righteousness only. 15 Thou, O God, hast taught me from my youth up until now ; therefore will I tell of thy wondrous works. 16 Forsake me not, O God, in mine old age, when I am greyheaded, until I have showed thy strength unto this generation, and thy power to all them that are yet for to come 17 Thy righteousness, O God, is very high, and great things are they that thou hast done : O God, who is like unto thee! 18 O what great troubles and adversities hast thou showed me ! and yet didst thouturn and refresh me ; yea, and broughtest me from the deep of the earth again. 19 thou hast brought me to great honour, and comforted me on every side: 20 Therefore will I praise thee, and thy faithfulness, O God, playing upon an instrument of music: unto thee wili I sing upon the harp, O thou Holy One of Israel. 21 My lips will be fain when I sing unto thee; and so will my soul, whom thou hast delivered. 22 My tongue shall also talk of
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the simple and needy, and shall preserve the souls of the poor.
14. He shall deliver their souls from falsehood and wrong; and