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3 Yea, the sparrow hath found her an house, and the swallow a nest where she may lay | her -young : even thy altars, 0 Lord of hosts, my King

God. 4 Blessed are they that dwell in thy -- house : they will be al įway -- prais | ing -- thee.

Ś Blessed is the man whose strength is | in -thee : in whose { heart --- are thy ways.

6 Who going through the vale of misery use it for a -- well : and the pools are filled wa-'-ter.

7 They will go from strength to strength : and unto the God of gods appeareth every one of them in | Si-:-on.

8 O Lord God of hosts, hear | my -- prayer : hearken, O God -- of Ja--cob.

9 Behold, O God our de fend---er : and look upon the face of thine -- Anoint--ed.

10 For one day in | thy --- courts : is better { than -- a | thou-:-sand 11 I had rather be a door-keeper in the house

God : than to dwell in the tents of { un--god---ness.

12 For the Lord God is a light and de---fence : the Lord will give grace and worship, and no good thing shall he withhold from them that live { a --godly -- life.

13 O Lord God of hosts : blessed is the man that putteth his --- trust in -- thee.

GLORY BE TO THE FATHER, AND TO THE -- Son : AND TO { THE -- Ho | LY -- Ghost;

As IT WAS IN THE BEGINNING, IS NOW, AND EVER --- SHALL BE : WORLD WITHOUT --- END. | A---MEN.

of my

PSALM LXXXV.* Benedixisti, Domine.

land : thou hast turned away the captivi{ty of

| Ja--cob

2 Thou hast forgiven the offence of thy | peo--ple : and cover{ed all | their sins.

3 Thou hast taken away all thy displea---sure : and turned thyself from thy wrathful { in---dig na-'tion.

4 Turn us then, O God our | Sa---viour : and let thine anger

--- cease from -- us. 5 Wilt thou be displeased at us for | e---ver : and wilt thou stretch out thy wrath from one generation to -- a no--ther ?

6 Wilt thou not turn again, and quick | en --- us : that thy people may re---joice in -- thee?

7 Shew us thy mercy, | 0 --- Lord : and grant us thy sal | va--tion.

8 I will hearken what the Lord God will say concern | ing -- me : for he shall speak peace unto his people, and to his saints, that they turn -- not 2--gain.

9 For his salvation is nigh them that I fear him : that glory may { dwell --- in our -- land.

10 Mercy and truth are met toge--ther : righteousness and peace have kissed each | 0---ther. 11 Truth shall flourish out of the

earth : and righteousness hath looked down -- from | hea---ven.

12 Yea, the Lord shall shew loving | kind---ness : and our land shall į give her | in-:-crease.

* 3rd Proper Psalm for the Morning of Christmas-Day.

13 Righteousness shall go before --- him ; and he shall direct his go{ing in | the way. GLORY BE TO THE FATHER, AND TO | THE --

Son : AND TO { THE --

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Ghost; As it WAS IN THE BEGINNING, IS NOW, AND EVER -:- SHALL BE : WORLD WITHOUT --- END. | A---MEN.

Day XVII. Morning Prayer.

PSALM LXXXVI. Inclina, Domine.

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OW down thine ear,

0 | Lord, and hear me : for I am poor, { and

in | mi---sery; 2 Preserve thou my soul, for | I am -'- - holy : my God, save thy servant that put { teth -- his trust in thee.

3 Be merci : ful -'- un to me, O Lord : for I will call dai---ly up--on thee. 4 Comfort : the soul of thy

--- servant : for unto thee, O Lord, do { I

5 For thou, Lord, --- art | good and -- gracious : and of great mercy unto all them that call up-'-on thee. 6 Give : ear, -

Lord, | unto --- my prayer : and ponder the voice of my --- humble -- desires.

7 In the time of my trouble : I will | call up-'-on thee : for { .-- thou | hear---est me.

8 Among the gods there is none : like -- un | to

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my soul.

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thee, O Lord : there is not one that can } do -as | thou

doest. 9 All nations whom thou hast made shall come : and --- worship thee, - - 0 Lord : and shall { glo--ri | fy thy Name.

10 For thou art great, and do | est won--drous things : thou { . art | God alone.

11 Teach me thy way, O Lord, and : I. walk in thy truth : 0 knit my heart unto thee, that { I

thy Name. 12 I will thank thee, O Lord : my God, with all

-- my heart : and will praise thy Name for e--vermore.

13 For great is : thy -- mer i cy to---ward me : and thou hast delivered my soul from the ne ther-:-most hell.

14 O God, the proud are -'- risen a--gainst me : and the congregations of naughty men have sought after my soul, and have not set { thee --be | fore

i5 But thou, O Lord God, art full of : com-:passion and -- mercy : long-suffering, plenteous į in -'- good | ness --- and truth.

16 0 turn thee then unto me, and have mercy up-'-on me : give thy strength unto thy servant, and help the { son -- of | thine handmaid.

17 Shew some token upon me for good, that they who hate me may see it, and | be a---shamed : because thou, Lord, hast holpen me {and -- com- 2-1 fort-'-ed me.

GLORY BE TO THE FA-'-THER, AND TO --- THE Son : AND { TO -- THE | Ho-'-Ly Ghost ; As IT WAS IN THE BEGINNING, IS NOW, -- AND |

BE : WORLD { WITH---OUT | END. --AMEN.

their eyes.

EVER -- SHALL

PSALM LXXXVII. Fundamenta ejus.

of

HER [ER foundations are up--on | the ho-'-ly hills :

the Lord loveth the gates of Sion more than all the dwell--ings of -- Jacob.

2 Very excellent things --- are spoken thee : thou } .--city -- of God.

3 I will think upon Ra-'-hab and Ba--bylon : with { them that

know me. 4 Behold ye the -- Philistines also : and they of Tyre, with the Morians; } lo, -- there was

he born.
5 And of Sion it shall be reported that

in her : and the most High stab-:-lish her. 6 The Lord shall rehearse it when he : writ-'-eth | people : that }

- he was --- born there. 7 The singers also and trum : pet-'-ers | shall he -'rehearse : All my fresh springs --- shall be -- in thee.

GLORY BE TO THE : FA-:-THER, AND TO -- THE Son ; AND TO --- THE | Ho-'-Ly Ghost;

As IT WAS IN THE BEGINNING, IS Now, --- AND I EVER --- SHALL BE : WORLD WITH--OUT | END. AMEN.

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PSALM LXXXVIII.* Domine Deus.

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LORD God of my salvation, I have cried : day -- and night be--fore thee : 0 let my

* 2nd Proper Psalm for the Evening of Good Friday.

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