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8 Thou hast set our | misdeeds' before thee : and our secret sins | in' the light of thy | counte

nance.

9 For when thou art angry all our | days' are | gone : we bring our years to an end, as it | were a | tale that is | told.

10 The days of our age are three-score years and ten; and though men be so strong that they come to | four’score / years : yet is their strength then but labour and sorrow; so soon passeth it alway,' and we are gone.

11 But who regardeth the power of thy | wrath : for even thereafter as a man feareth, / so' is | thy' dis pleasure.

12 O teach us to | number' our | days : that we may apply our' hearts un'to wisdom.

13 Turn thee again, O Lord, at the last ; and be gracious' un to' thy servants.

14 O satisfy us with thy mercy, | and that I soon : so shall we rejoice and be glad | all the days of' our | life.

15 Comfort us again now after the time that I thou' hast | plagued us : and for the years wherein | we have suffered adsversity.

16 Shew thy servants' thy work : and their children thy - | glory.

17 And the glorious majesty of the Lord our God | be' up on us : prosper thou the work of our hands upon us, O prosper | thou' our | han'dy/work.

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PSALM XCI. Qui habitat.
HOSO dwelleth under the defence of the

most | High : shall abide under the sha'dow of the Almighty.

2 I will say unto the Lord, Thou art my hope, and my strong | hold : my God, in' him will I | trust.

3 For he shall deliver thee from the snare of the hunter : and from the noi'some pestilence.

4 He shall defend thee under his wings, and thou shalt be safe | under his , feathers : his faithfulness and truth shall | be thy | shield' and | buckler.

5 Thou shalt not be afraid for any | terror' by | night : nor for the arrow' that flieth' by day;

6 For the pestilence that walketh' in /darkness : nor for the sickness that destroy'eth | in' the | noon-day.

7 A thousand shall fall beside thee, and ten thousand at thy' right hand : but it shall not | come' nighthee.

8 Yea, with thine eyes shalt thou' be hold : and see the reward of the' un godly.

9 For thou, Lord, | art my | hope : thou hast set thine house of defence - | veľry | high.

10 There shall no evil happen' un to thee : neither shall any plague' come nigh' thy dwelling.

11 For he shall give his angels | charge - | over thee : to | keep' thee in | all thy | ways.

12 They shall bear thee | in' their hands : that thou hurt not thy | foot against a | stone.

13 Thou shalt go upon the | lion' and I adder : the young lion and the dragon shalt thou tread' under' thy feet.

14 Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will | l’de liver him : I will set him up, because | he hath known' my Name.

15 He shall call upon me, and I l' will hear him : yea, I am with him in trouble ; I will deliver him, | and bring | him' to honour.

16 With long life will I sa'tisfy him : and shew' him my salvation.

Psalm XCII. Bonum est confiteri. T is a good thing to give thanks un to' the | Lord :

and to sing praises unto thy' Name, O' most Highest;

2 To tell of thy loving-kindness early | in' the morning : and of thy | truth' in the night-season ;

3 Upon an instrument of ten strings, and up on the | lute : upon a loud instrument, / and up on' the harp.

4 For thou, Lord, hast made me glad | through thy | works : and I will rejoice in giving praise for the oper|a'tions of thy hands.

5 O Lord, how glorious | are' thy | works : thy | thoughts' are very deep.

6 An unwise man doth not | well consider this : and a fool | doth' not un'derstand it.

7 When the ungodly are green as the grass, and when all the workers of wicked/ness' do | flourish :

then shall they be destroyed for ever ; but thou, Lord, art the most | Highest' for ev'er|more.

8 For lo, thine enemies, O Lord, lo, thine | enemies' shall | perish : and all the workers of wickedness' shall be destroyed.

9 But mine horn shall be exalted like the horn of an | unicorn : for I am a noint'ed | with fresh | oil.

10 Mine eye also shall see his lust of mine i enemies : and mine ear shall hear his desire of the wicked that a'rise up' against me.

11 The righteous shall flourish | like' a ' palmtree : and shall spread abroad | like' a . cedar in 1 Libanus.

12 Such as are planted in the house of the Lord : shall flourish in the courts of the | house' of | our · | God.

13 They also shall bring forth more fruit | in' their | age : and shall be | fat and I well - | liking.

14 That they may shew how true the Lord' my | strength is : and that there is no un righteous ness' in | him.

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Evening Praper.

Psalm XCIII. Dominus regnavit. THE THE Lord is King, and hath put on / glorious'

apparel : the Lord hath put on his apparel, and girded himself with strength.

2 He hath made the round | world so sure : that | it' can not be moved.

3 Ever since the world began hath thy seat | been' prepared : thou art' from everlasting.

4 The floods are risen, O Lord, the floods have lift / up' their , voice : the floods' lift up their |

waves.

5 The waves of the sea are mighty, | and rage | horribly : but yet the Lord, who dwelleth' on high, is mightier.

6 Thy testimonies, O Lord, are | ve'ry / sure : holiness becometh' thine house for ever.

Psalm XCIV. Deus ultionum. 0

LORD God, to whom / vengeance' belongeth :

thou God, to whom vengeance bellong'eth, shew' thy self.

2 Arise, thou Judge of the world : and reward the proud | after their' de serving.

3 Lord, how long shall the' un godly how long shall the' un god’ly triumph ?

4 How long shall all wicked doers speak | so' dis dainfully : and make such proud - | boasting?

5 They smite down thy people,' 0 | Lord : and | trou'ble | thine - | heritage.

6 They murder the widow, , and the stranger : and put the fa'ther less' to death.

7 And yet they say, Tush, the Lord shall not see : neither shall the God of | Jacob' resgard it.

8 Take heed, ye unwise almong the people : Oye fools, when | will ye , un'derstand ?

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