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place: His pavilion round about Him 27 For Thou shalt save the people with dark water, and thick clouds that are in adversity : and shalt to cover Him.

bring down the high looks of the 12 At the brightness of His pre- proud. sence His clouds removed : hail. 28 Thou also shalt light my canEtones, and coals of fire.

dle : the Lord my God shall make 13 The Lord also thundered out of my darkness to be light. heaven, and the Highest gave His 29 For in Thee I shall discomfit thunder : hail-stones, and coals of an host of men : and with the help fire.

of my God I shall leap over the 14 He sent out His arrows, and wall. scattered them : He cast forth light 30 The way of God is an undefiled nings, and destroyed them.

way : the word of the Lord also is 15 The springs of waters were seen, tried in the fire ; He is the defender and the foundations of the round of all them that put their trust in world were discovered, at Thy chid- Him. ing, O Lord : at the blasting of the 31 For who is God, but the Lord : breath of Thy displeasure.

or who hath any strength, except 16 He shall send down from on our God? high to fetch me : and shall take 32 It is God, that girdeth me with me out of many waters.

strength of war : and maketh my 17 He shall deliver me from my way perfect. strongest enemy, and from them 33 He maketh my feet like harts' which hate me : for they are too feet : and setteth me up on high. mighty for me.

34 He teacheth mine hands to 18 They prevented me in the day fight : and mine arms shall break of my trouble : but the Lord was even a bow of steel. my opholder.

35 Thou hast given me the defence 19 He brought me forth also into of Thy salvation : Thy right hand a place of liberty : He brought me also shall hold me up, and Thy lovforth, even because He had a favour ing correction shall make me great. unto me.

36 Thou shalt make room enough 20 The Lord shall reward me after under me for to go : that my footmy righteous dealing : according to steps shall not slide. the cleanness of my hands shall He 37 I will follow upon mine enemies, recompense me.

and overtake them : neither will I 21 Because I have kept the ways turn again till I have destroyed them. of the Lord : and have not forsaken 38 I will smite them, that they my God, as the wicked doth.

shall not be able to stand : but fall 22 For I have an eye unto all His under my feet. laws : and will not cast out His 39 Thou hast girded me with commandments from me.

strength unto the battle : Thou 23 I was also uncorrupt before shalt throw down mine enemies unHim: and eschewed mine own wickedness.

40 Thou hast made mine enemies 24 Therefore shall the Lord reward also to turn their backs upon me : me after my righteous dealing : and and I shall destroy them that hate according unto the cleanness of my hands in His eye-sight.

41 They shall cry, but there shall 25 With the holy Thou shalt be be none to help them : yea, even boly : and with a perfect man Thou unto the Lord 'shall they cry, but shalt be perfect.

He shall not hear them. 26 With the clean Thou shalt be 42 I will beat them as small as the clean : and with the froward Thou dust before the wind : I will cast shalt learn frowardness.

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43 Thou shalt deliver me from the I be avenged : and subdueth the strivings of the people : and Thou people unto me. shalt make me the head of the 49 It is He that delivereth me heathen.

from my cruel enemies, and set44 A people whom I have not teth me up above mine adversaries : known : shall serve me.

Thou shalt rid me from the wicked 45 As soon as they hear of me, man. they shall obey me : but the strange 50 For this cause will I give thanks children shall dissemble with me. unto Thee, O Lord, among the Gen

46 The strange children shall fail : tiles : and sing praises unto Thy and be afraid out of their prisons. Name.

47 The Lord liveth, and blessed be 51 Great prosperity giveth He unmy strong Helper : and praised be to His king : and sheweth lovingthe God of my salvation.

kindness unto David His anointed, 48 Even the God that seeth that and unto his seed for evermore. DAY 4. Morning Prayer.

Day 4. PSALM XIX. Cæli enarrant.

11 Moreover, by them is Thy ser. THE

God : and the firmament shew- them there is great reward. eth His handy-work.

12 Who can tell how oft he offend2 One day telleth another : and eth : ( cleanse Thou me from my one night certifieth another.

secret faults. 3 There is neither speech nor lan 13 Keep Thy servant also from guage : but their voices are heard presumptuous sins, lest they get the among them.

dominion over me : so shall I be un4 Their sound is gone out into all defiled, and innocent from the great lands : and their words into the offence. ends of the world.

14 Let the words of my mouth, 5 In them hath He set a tabernacle and the meditation of my heart : be for the sun : which cometh forth as alway acceptable in Thy sight, a bridegroom out of his chamber, 15 O Lord : my strength, and my and rejoiceth as a giant to run his redeemer. course.

PSALM XX. Eraudiat te Dorninus. 6 It goeth forth from the uttermost HE Lord hear thee in the day part of the heaven, and runneth about unto the end of it again : and God of Jacob defend thee; there is nothing hid from the heat 2 Send thee help from the sanc. thereof.

tuary : and strengthen thee out of 7 The law of the Lord is an unde- Sion ; filed law, converting the soul : the 3 Remember all thy offerings : and testimony of the Lord is sure, and accept thy burnt-sacrifice ; giveth wisdom unto the simple. 4 Grant thee thy heart's desire : 8 The statutes of the Lord are and fulfil all thy mind. right, and rejoice the heart : the 5 We will rejoice in Thy salvation, commandment of the Lord is pure, and triumph in the Name of the and giveth light unto the eyes. Lord our God : the Lord perform

9 The fear of the Lord is clean, all thy petitions. and endureth for ever : the judge 6 Now know I, that the Lord helpments of the Lord are true, and eth His anointed, and will hear him righteous altogether.

from His holy heaven : even with 10 More to be desired are they the wholesome strength of His right than gold, yea, than much fine gold: hand. sweeter also than honey, and the 7 Some put their trust in chariots, honey-comb.

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remember the Name of the Lord 7 And why? because the king putour God.

teth his trust in the Lord : and in 8 They are brought down, and the mercy of the most Highest he fallen : but we are risen, and stand shall not miscarry. upright.

8 All thine enemies shall feel thy 9 Save, Lord, and hear us, o King hand : thy right hand shall find out of beaven : when we call upon Thee. them that hate thee. PSALM XXI. Domine, in virtute tua. 9 Thou shalt make them like a THE king shall rejoice in Thy fiery oven in time of thy wrath :

strength, O Lord : exceeding the Lord shall destroy them in His glad shall he be of Thy salvation.

displeasure, and the fire shall con2 Thou hast given him his heart's

sume them. desire : and hast not denied him the

10 Their fruit shalt thou root out request of his lips. 3 For Thou shalt prevent him with of the earth : and their seed from the blessings of goodness : and shalt among the children of men. set a crown of pure gold upon his gainst thee : and imagined such a

11 For they intended mischief ahead. 4 He asked life of Thee, and Thou device as they are not able to per

form. garest him a long life : even for ever and ever.

12 Therefore shalt thou put them 5 His honour is great in Thy sal to flight : and the strings of thy ration : glory and great worship bow shalt thou make ready against shalt Thou lay upon him.

the face of them. 6 For Thou shalt give him ever

13 Be Thou exalted, Lord, in Thine lasting felicity : and make him glad own strength : so will we sing, and with the joy of Thy countenance.

praise Thy power. Day 4. Evening Prayer.

DAY 4. PSALM XXII. Deus, Deus meus. 9 But Thou art He that took me Y God, my God, look upon me; out of my mother's womb : Thou

wast my hope, when I hanged yet and art so far from my health, and upon my mother's breasts. from the words of my complaint ?

10 I have been left unto Thee ever 20 my God, I cry in the day-time, since I was born : Thou art my God bat Thou hearest not : and in the even from my mother's womb. night-season also I take no rest. 11 O go not from me, for trouble 3 And Thou continuest holy : 0 is hard at hand : and there is none Thou worship of Israel.

to help me. 4 Our fathers hoped in Thee : they 12 Many oxen are come about me: trusted in Thee, and Thou didst de fat bulls of Basan close me in on liver them. 5 They called upon Thee, and

were 13 They gape upon me with their holpen : they put their trust in Thee, mouths : as it were a ramping and and were not confounded.

a roaring lion. 6 But as for me, I am a worm, and 14 I am poured out like water, and no man : a very scorn of men, and all my bones are out of joint : my the out-cast of the people.

heart also in the midst of my body 7 All they that see me laugh me to is even like melting wax. seorn : they shoot out their lips, and 15 My strength is dried up like a ahake their heads, saying,

potsherd, and my tongue cleaveth to 8 He trusted in God, that He would my gums : and Thou shalt bring me deliver him : let Him deliver him, if into the dust of death. He will have him.

16 For many dogs are come about

every side.

me : and the council of the wicked of the nations shall worship before layeth siege against me.

Him. 17 They pierced my hands and my 28 For the kingdom is the Lord's : feet ; I may tell all my bones : they and He is the Governour among the stand staring and looking upon me. people. 18 They part my garments among

29 All such as be fat upon earth : them : and cast lots upon my ves have eaten, and worshipped. ture.

30 All they that go down into the 19 But be not Thou far from me, 0 dust shall kneel before Him; and Lord : Thou art my succour, haste no man hath quickened his own Thee to help me.

soul. 20 Deliver my soul from the sword: 31 My seed shall serve Him : they my darling from the power of the dog. shall be counted unto the Lord for

21 Save me from the lion's mouth : a generation. Thou hast heard me also from among 32 They shall come, and the heathe horns of the unicorns.

vens shall declare His righteousness : 22 I will declare Thy Name unto unto a people that shall be born, my brethren : in the midst of the whom the Lord hath made. congregation will I praise Thee. PSALM XXIII. Dominus regit me. 23 O praise the Lord, ye that fear THE Lord is my shepherd : thereHim : magnify Him, all ye of the seed of Jacob, and fear Him, all ye 2 He shall feed me in a green passeed of Israel;

ture : and lead me forth beside the 24 For He hath not despised, nor waters of comfort. abhorred, the low estate of the poor: 3 He shall convert my soul : and He hath not hid His face from him, bring me forth in the paths of rightbut when he called unto Him He eousness, for His Name's sake. heard him.

4 Yea, though I walk through the 25 My praise is of Thee in the valley of the shadow of death, I will great congregation : my vows will fear no evil : for Thou art with me; I perform in the sight of them that Thy rod and Thy staff comfort me. fear Him.

5 Thou shalt prepare a table before 26 The poor shall eat, and be satis me against them that trouble me : fied : they that seek after the Lord Thou hast anointed my head with shall praise Him; your heart shall oil, and my cup shall be full. live for ever.

6 But Thy loving-kindness and 27 All the ends of the world shall mercy shall follow me all the days remember themselves, and be turned of my life : and I will dwell in the unto the Lord : and all the kindreds , house of the Lord for ever.

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DAY 5.
Morning Praper.

Day 5. PSALM XXIV. Domini est terra. not lift up his mind unto vanity, nor THE

sworn to deceive his neighbour. that therein is : the compass 5 He shall receive the blessing from of the world, and they that dwell the Lord : and righteousness from therein.

the God of his salvation. 2 For He hath founded it upon 6 This is the generation of them the seas : and prepared it upon the that seek Him : even of them that floods.

seek Thy face, O Jacob. 3 Who shall ascend into the hill of 7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates, the Lord : or who shall rise up in and be ye lift up, ye everlasting His holy place ?

doors : and the King of glory shall 4 Even he that hath clean hands, come in. and a pure heart : and that hath 8 Who is the King of glory : it is

up in and be ye lift up, ye everlast

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The dog. shall be counted unto the Lord rany trust in Thee : 0 let me not

32 They shall come, and the Bea triumph over me.

vens shall declare His righteotsted for all they that hope in Thee dealing wait upon me : for my hope unto unto a people that shall be badall not be ashamed : but such as

PSALM XXIII. Dominus right to confusion. at fear THE Lord is my shepherd : the Shew me Thy ways, O Lord : n him, bring me forth in the paths of rio Call to remembrance, O Lord, me : try out my reins and my heart.

4 Yea, though I walk through 42-kindnesses, which have been ever before mine eyes : and I will walk that Thy rod and Thy staff comfort Geners of my youth : but accord5 Thou shalt prepare a table beg to Thy mercy think Thou upon with the deceitful.

1 Gracious and righteous is the the wicked : and will not sit among shall mercy shall follow me all the & Them that are meek shall Hecency, O Lord : and so will I go to urned of my life : and I will dwell in reda in judgement : and such as are

Darkney and truth : unto such as keep wondrous works.

All the paths of the Lord are thanksgiving : and tell of all Thy not lift up his mind unto vanity, 10 For Thy Name's sake, O Lord : of Thy house : and the place where

le mercifalunto my sin, for it is great. Thine honour dwelleth. dwell the Lord : and righteousness the Lord : him shall He teach in sinners : nor my life with the blood

then that fear Him : and He will nocently : O deliver me, and be

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15 Turn Thee unto me, and have nd my

mercy upon me : for I am desolate, 28 For the kingdom is the Lordis

Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and in misery. I they and He is the Governour among the pibe ye lift up, ye everlasting 16 The sorrows of my heart are

people. n me.

den: and the King of glory shall enlarged : O bring Thou me out of among 29 All such as be fat upon eart Reel

my troubles. ny ves- have eaten, and worshipped. 13.0 All they that go down into the Lord of hosts, He is the King misery : and forgive me all my sin.

17 Look upon my adversity and me, dust shall kneel before Him : al

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many they are : and they bear a sword: 31 My seed shall serve Him : the up my soul ; my God, I have 19 O keep my soul, and deliver

me : let me not be confounded, for mouth: a generation.

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Let perfectness and righteous hath been in Thee.

21 Deliver Israel, o God : out of all his troubles.

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