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And when they lifted up their voice with the trumpets and cymbals, and with instruments of music, and praised the LORD, saying, For He is good, for His mercy endureth for ever; that then the house was filled with a cloud, even the house of the LORD;

14. So that the priests could not stand to minister by reason of the cloud; for the glory of the Lord had filled the house of the LORD. Hallelujah. Amen.


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Psalm xl. 1. I waited patiently for the LORD, and He inclined unto me, and heard my calling.

2. He brought me also out of the horrible pit, out of the mire and clay, and set my feet upon the rock, and ordered my goings.

3. And He hath put a new song in my mouth, even a thanksgiving unto our God.

4. Many shall see it, and fear, and shall put their trust in the LORD.

5. Blessed is the man that hath set his hope in the LORD, and turned not to the proud, and to such as go about with lies.

6. O LORD my God, great are the wondrous works which Thou hast done, like as be Thy thoughts which are to us-ward ; and yet there is no man that ordereth them unto Thee.

(14. Withdraw not Thou Thy mercy from me, O LORD; let Thy loving-kindness and Thy truth alway preserve me.]

16. Make haste, O LORD, to help me. [20. As for me, I am poor and needy; but the LORD careth for me.]

21. Thou art my helper and my Redeemer : make no long tarrying, O my God. Amen.


1143 ATTWOOD, Vv. 14, 20, 21.
1144 CROFT, vv. I, 3, 4.
1145 Tinney, vv. 1, 2, 20.
1146 TOURS, vv. 1-4. Amen.

1147 PSALM xliii. 1. Judge me, O God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation : deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man.

2. For Thou art the God of my strength.

3. O send out Thy light and Thy truth, that they may lead me, and bring me unto Thy holy hill, and to Thy dwelling.


Let all the world in every corner sing

My God and King.
The heavens are not too high

His praise may thither fly.
The earth is not too low

His praises there may grow.
The Church with psalms must shout,

No door can keep them out.
But above all, the heart
Must bear the longest part.


1149 LORD, be merciful to us sinners, and save us for Thy mercy's sake; Thou art the great God that hast made and rulest all things : O deliver us for Thy Name's sake. Thou art the great God to be feared above all: O save us that we may praise Thee. Amen.


1150 PSALM lxxxix.

1. My song shall be alway of the loving-kindness of the LORD : with my mouth will I ever be shewing Tny truth from one generation to another.

19. For the LORD is our defence: the Holy One of Israel is our King.


1151 PSALM xxxi. 21. O how plentiful is Thy goodness, which Thou hast laid up for them that fear Thee, and that Thou hast prepared for them that put their trust in Thee, even before the sons of men.

22. Thou shalt hide them privily by Thine own presence from the provoking of all men : Thou shalt keep them secretly in Thy tabernacle from the strife of tongues.

23. Thanks be to the LORD. Hallelujah. Amen.

[16. But my hope hath been in Thee, O LORD, my GOD.]

Ouseley. 1152 Pattison, vv. 21, 16.

1153 ZEPHANIAH iii. 14. Sing, O daughter of Zion; shout, o Israel ; [be glad and rejoice with all the heart, O daughter of Jerusalem.

15. The King of Israel, even the LORD, is in the midst of thee.]

17. The LORD, thy God, in the midst of thee is mighty : He will save [thee], He will rejoice over thee with joy; He will rest in His love, He will joy over thee with singing.

PSALM xlvii. 1. O clap your hands, all ye people; shout unto GOD with the voice of triumph.

2. For the LORD our God is terrible; He is a great King over all the earth.

7. Sing ye praises with understanding.

cvi. 48. Blessed be the LORD GOD of Israel from everlasting to everlasting, and let all the people say, Amen. Praise ye the LORD. Hallelujah. Amen.

Ouseley. 1154 GADSBY, vv. 14, 15, 17.

1155 Psalm cxix. 57. Thou art my portion, O LORD: I have said that I will keep Thy words.

58. I intreated Thy favour with my whole heart : be merciful unto me according to Thy word.


1156 1 CHRONICLES xvi. 23. Sing unto the LORD, all the earth; shew forth from day to day His salvation.

27. Glory and honour are in His presence; strength and gladness are in His house.

36. Blessed be the LORD God of Israel for ever nd ever. Amen. Praise the LORD. Hallelujah. Amen.


1157 ISAIAH xlix. 7. Thus saith the LORD, the Redeemer of Israel, and His Holy One, to Him Whom man despiseth, to Him Whom the nation abhorreth, to a servant of rulers, Kings shall see and rise, princes also shall worship, because of the LORD that is faithful, and the Holy One of Israel, and He shall choose Thee.

13. Sing, O heavens, and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O ye mountains : for the Lord hath comforted His people, and He will have mercy upon His afflicted.

22. Thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will lift up Mine hand to the Gentiles.

23. And kings shall be thy nursing fathers, and queens thy nursing mothers : and thou shalt know that I am the LORD. Hallelujah. Amen.



PSALM X. 1. Why standest Thou so far off, O LORD, and hidest Thy face in the needful time of trouble ?

13. Arise, O LORD God, and lift up Thine hand : forget not the poor.

xiv. II. Who shall give salvation unto Israel out of Sion ? When the LORD turneth again the captivity of His people, then shall Jacob rejoice, and Israel shall be glad. Amen.


1159 Psalm li. 1. O GOD, have mercy upon me, and blot out my transgressions, according to Thy loving-kindness: yea, even for Thy mercy's sake, deny me not.

11. O cast me not away from Thy presence, O God, and take not Thy Holy Spirit from me.

17. O LORD, have mercy upon me, a broken heart and a contrite heart is offered before Thee.

12. O give me the comfort of Thy help again, and stablish me with Thy free Spirit.

lix. 16. For Thou hast been my refuge in the day of my trouble. Amen.


1160 St. John xiv. 15, 16. If ye love Me keep My commandments, and I will pray the Father, and He shall give you another Comforter;

17. Even the Spirit of Truth, Whom the world cannot receive, because it seeth Him not, neither knoweth Him : but ye know Him, for He dwelleth with you, and shall be

in you.

27. Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.


1161 Psalm xi. 1. In the LORD put I my trust: how say ye then to my soul, that she should flee as a bird unto the hill?

2. For lo, the ungodly bend their bow, and make ready their arrows within the quiver, that they may privily shoot at them which are true of heart.

4. The LORD is in His holy temple: the LORD's seat is in heaven.

5. His eyes consider the poor, and His eyelids try the children of men.

7. Upon the ungodly He shall rain snares, fire, storm, and tempest: this shall be their portion to drink.

8. For the righteous LORD loveth righteousness : His countenance will behold the thing that is just.


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