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thy commandments; and all false I Hate them that imagine evil ways I utterly abhor. things; but thy law do I love.

Mirabilia. 2. Thou art my desence and THY testimonies are wondershield; and my trust is in thy ful; therefore doth my soul word.

keep them. 3 Away froin me, ye wicked ; 2 When thy word goeth forth I will keep the commandments it giveth light and understanding of my God.

unto the simple. 4 O stablish me according to 3 I opened my mouth and thy word, that I may live; and drew in my breath; for my delight let ine not be disappointed of my was in thy commandments. hope.

4 O look thou upon me, and be 5 Hold thou me up, and I shall merciful unto me, as thon usest be safe; yca, my delight shall be to do unto those that love thy ever in thy statutes.

6 Thou hast trodden down all 5 Order my steps in thy word them that depart from thy sta- and so shall no wickedness have totes ; for they imagine but deceit. dominion over me.

7 Thou puttest away all the 6 0 deliver me from the ungodly of the earth like dross; wrongful dealings of men; and so therefore I love thy testimonies. shall I keep thy commandments.

8 My flesh trembleth for fear] 7 Show the light of thy coun. of thee; and I am afraid of tby tenance upon thy servant, and judgments.

teach me thy statutes. Feci judicium.

3 Mine eyes gush out with wa I Deal with the thing that is law.ter, becausc men keep not thy

- ful and right; O give me not law. over unto mine oppressors.

Justus es, Domine. 2 Make thou thy servant to de-RIGHTEOUS art thou, O Lord, light in that which is good, that and true is thy judgment. the proud do me no wrong.

2 The testimonies that thou 3 Mine eyes are wasted away hast commanded are exceeding with looking for thy health, and righteous and true. for the word of thy righteousness. 3 My zeal hath even consumed

4 O deal with thy servant ac- me; because mine enemies have cording unto thy loving inerey. forgotten thy words. and teach me thy statutes. 4 Thy word is tried io the ut

5 I am thy servant; O grant termost, and thy servant loveth it. me understanding, that I may 5 I am small and of no reputa know thy testimonies.

tion; yet do I not forget thy como 6 It is time for thee, Lord, to mandments lay to thine hand; for they have 6 Thy righteousness is an ever-, destroyed thy law.

lasting righteousness, and thy law 7 For I love thy command- is the truth. ments above gold and precious 7. Trouble and heaviness have stones.

taken hold upon me; yet is my 8. Therefore bold 1 straight all delight in thy commandments

8 The righteousness of thy tes- the transgressors; because they timonies is everlasting: 0 grant keep not thy law. ine understanding, and I shall 7. Consider, O Lord, how I love live.

tly commandments; O quicken EVENING PRAYER. me according to thy loving-kind. Clanavi in toto corde mco.

ness. I Call with my whole heart; 8 Thy word is true from ever

hear me, O Lord, I will keep lasting; all the judgments of thy thy statutes,

righteousness endure for everYea, eier into thee do I call; more. help me, and I shall keep thy

Principes persecuti sune. testimonies

PRINCES have persecuted me 3 Eariy in the morning do-1 withoct a cause; but my heart Cry unto thee; for iu thy word is standeth in awe of thy word. Dy trust.

21 am as glad of thy word, as Mine eyes prevent the night|one thai findeth great spoils. Katches; that I might be occu- 3 As for lies, I hate and abhor pied in thy words.

them; but thy law do I love. 5 Hear my voice, O Lord, ac- 4 Seven times a day do I praise cording onto thy loving-kindness; thee; because of thy righteous quicken me according as inou art judginents. wont.

5 Great is the peace that they 6 The; draw nigu that of ma- have who love thy law; and they lice persecute me, and are far are not ofended at it. iron thy law.

f Lord, I have looked for the Be thou nigh at hand, o saving health, and done after thy Lord, for all thy commanuments cominandinents. are true.

7 My soul hath kept thy tes. 8 As concerning thy testimo- timonies, and loved them exceed nies, I have known long since, ingly. that thou hast grounded them for 8 I have kepi thy command:

ments and testimonies; for all means Vide humilitatem.

ways are before thee. O Consider mine adversity, and dppropinquet deprecatio.

deliver me, for I do not for- LET my complaint come beget thy law.

fore theç, O Lord; give me 2 Avenge thou my cause, and understanding according to thy deliver me; quickeu me accord-word. ing to thy word.

2 Let my supplication come 3 Health is far from the un- before thee; deliver me accordgodly; for they regard not tying to thy word. statutes,

3 My lips shall speak of thy 4 Great is thy mercy, O Lord; praise, when thou hast taught me quicken me as thou art wont. thy statutes.

5 Many there are that trouble 4 Yea, my tongue shall sing of ne, and persecute me; yet do I thy word; for all ily commandbot swerve from thy testimonies. ments are righteous.

6 It grieveth me when I seel, 5 Let thine band help me; for!

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have chosen thy commandments./keeper the Lord is thy defence

6 I have longed for thy saving upon thy right hand; health, O Lord; and in ihy law 6 So that the sun shall not bura is my delight.

thee hy day, neither the moon by 70 let my soul live, and it shall night. praise thee; and thy judgments 7 The Lord shall preserve thee sball help me.

froin all evil; yea, it is even be I have gone astray like a that shall keep thy soul. sleep that is lost; seek thy 8 The Lord shali prezerve thy servant, for I do not forget thy going out and thy corning in, from commandments.

imis tine forth for evermore. The twenty-seventh Day.

Psalm 122. Letalus ini. MORNING PRAYER. I Was glad when they said unto

Psalm 120. Ad Dominum. me, We will go into the house WHEN was in trouble, of the Lord.

called upon the Lord, and 2 Cur feet shall stand in thy he heard ine.

gales, 0 Jerusalem. 2 Deliver my soul, O Lord. 3 Jerusalem is built as a city from lying lips, and froin a deceil- that is at unity in itself. ful tongue.

4 For thither the tribes go ip 3 Wiat reward shail be giren even the frilics of the Lord, to or done into thee, thou false testify wito Israel, to give thanks tongue? even miglily and sharp unto the name of the Lord. arrows, with hot burning crials. 5 For there is the seal of judg

4 Woe is me, that I am con-linent, even the seat of the house strained to tell with Mesech. of David. and to have my habitation among 6 O pray for the peace of Je the tents of kiedar.

rusalem; they shall prosper that 5 My soul hath long dwell love thee. among them thai are enemies 7 Peace be within thy walls, and unto peace.

plenteousness within thy palaces 6 l labour for peace; but when 8 For my brethren and come I speak unto them thereof, they İnanions' sakes, I will wish thee make them ready to battle. prosperity.

Psalm 121. Levari oculos meos. 9 Yea, because of the house I Will lit up mine eyes unto the the Lord our God, I will seek to

-hills, from whence cometh my do thee good. help.

'salın 123. Ad te levavi ocuios meos. 2 My help cometh even from UNTO thee lift lip mine eyes the Lord, who hath made heaven O thou that dwellest in the and earth.

heavens. 3 He will not suffer thy foot to 2 Behold, even as the eyes of be moved; and be that keepeth servants look unto the band of thee will not sleep.

their inasters, and as the eyes of 4 Behold, he ihat keepeth Is-a maiden unto the hand of her rael shall neither slumber norinistress, even so our eyes wait sleep.

Jupon the Lord our God, until ko 6 The Lord himself is thy lleve mercy upuc us.

3 Have mercy uponus, O Lord, unto their own wickedness the have mercy upon us; for we are Lord shall lead them forih with utlerly despised.

the evil doers; but peace shall 4 Our soul is filled with the be upon Israel. scornfui reproof of the wealthy, EVENING PRAYER. and with the despitefulness of the Psalm 12€. In convertendo. proud.

WHEN the Lord turned again Psalm 124. Nisi quia Dominus. the captivity of Sion, then If the Lord himself had not been were we iike unto them that

on our side, how may Israel dream. say; if the Lord himself had not 2 Then 'oas our mouth filled been on our side, when men rose with javgiiles and our tongue up against us;

with joy. 2 They had swallowed us up 3 Then said they among the quick; when they were so wrath-heathen, The Lord hath done fully displeased at us.

great things for them. 3 Yca, the waters had drowned 4 Yea, the Lord hath done us, and the stream had gone over great things for us already; whersour soul.

of we rejoice; + The deep watcrs of the proud 5 Turu our captivity, O Lord, had gone even over our soul. as the rivers in the south. 5 Bui praised be the Lord, who

6 They that sow in tears, shall hath noi given us over for a prey reap in joy. unto their teeth.

7 He that now goeth on his 6. Our soul is escaped even as way weeping, and beareth forth a bird out of the stare of the good seed, shall doubtless come fow!er; the snare is oroken, and again with joy, and bring his we are delivered.

Isheaves with him. 7 Our help standeth in the Psalm 127. Nisi Dominus. name of the Lord, who hath EXCEPT the Lord build the made heaven and earth,

house, their labour is but loss Psalra 125. Qui confident.

that build it. THEY that put their trust in 2. Except the Lord keep the

the Lord shall be even as city, the watchmen waketh but in the mount Sion, which may not vain. be removed, bu: standetu fast for 3 It is but lost labour that ye

haste to rise up early, and so late 2 The hills stand about Jerusa. take rest, and eat the bread of lem; even so standeth the Lord carefulness; for so he giveth his round about his people, from this beloved sleep. time forth for evermore,

4 Lu, children and the fruit of 3 For the rod of the ungodly the womb, are an heritage and cometh not unto the lot of the gift that cometh of the Lord. righteous ; lest the righteous put 5 Like as the arrows in the their band unto wickedness hand of the giant, even so are the

4 Do well. O Lord, unto those young children. that are good and true of heart. 6 Happy is the man that hath Ő As 'for such as gurn back his quiver full of them; they shal)


upon Israel.

1:06 be ashamed when they speaky 8 So tliat they who yo by say with their enemies in the gale, not so much as, The Lord prog

Psalm 123. Beati omnes. per you, we wish you good luck BLESSED are all they that fear in the name of the Lord.

the Lord, and walk in his Psam. 130. De profundis. ways.

OUT of the deep have I called 2 For thou shalt eat the labour

unto thee, O Lord; Lord, of thine hands: 0 well is thee, hear my voice. and happy shalt thou te.

2 O let thine ears consider well 3 Thy wife shall be as the fruit- the voice of my complaint. ful vine upon the walls of thine 3 If thou, Lord, will be extreme house.

10 mark what is done amiss, O 4 Thy children like the olive Lord, who inay abide it? branches, round about thy table. 4 Forthere is mercy with thee;

5 L), thus shall the man be therefore shalt thou be feared. blessed that feareth the Lord. 5 I look for the Lord; iny soul

6 The Lord from out of Sion doth wait for him; in his word shall so bles; thee, that thou shalt sis my trust. see Jerusalem in prosperity all 6 My soul fieeth unto the I.ord tby life long;

before the morning.watch, I say. * Yea, that thou shall see thy before the morning.watch. children's children, and peace 70 Israel, trust in the Lord;

for with the Lord there is mercy. Psalm 129. Sape expugnaverunt.

and with him is pienteous redempMANY a time have they fought Lion.

against me from my youth 8 And he shall redeem Israel up, may Israel now say ; from all his sins.

3 Yea, many a time liave they Psalm 131. Domine, non est. vexed me from my youth up; bit LORD, I am not biglı-mitided ; they have not prevailed against I have no proud looks.

2 I do not exercise myself in 3 The plowers plowed upon great matters which are too high my back, and made long lur- for me; rows;

3 But I refrain my soul, and 4 But the righteous Lord hath keep it low, like as a child that is hewn the shares of the ungodly weaned from bis mother : yea, in pieces.

my soul iseven as a weaned child. 5 Let them be confounded and * O Israel, trust in the Lord, turned backward, as inany as from this time forth forevermore. have evil will at Sion.

The twenty-tighth Day. 6 Let them be even as the

MORNING PRAYER. grass growing upon the house.

Psalm 132. Memento. Domine tops, which wilierei afore it be LORD, remember David, and plucked up;

all his trouble. 7 Whereof the mower filletli 2 How he sware unto the Lord, not his hand, neither he that and vowed a vow unto the Al tindeth up the sheaves his bo-mighty God of Jacob;

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