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


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 I 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 soon : so shall we rejoice and be glad | all the days of our | life.

15 Comfort us again now after the time that | 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.


PSALM XCI. Qui habitat.
THOSO 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 stronghold : 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 | Alieth' by | day ;

6 For the pestilence that walketh' in | dark. ness : 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' nigh | thee.

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 - | very 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 adder : the young lion and the dragon shalt thou | tread' un der' thy | feet. 14 Because he hath set his love upon me,

therefore will | l' deliver him : I will set him up, because | he' hath known' my Name.

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

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

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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-sea. son ;

3 Upon an instrument of ten strings, and up on' the lute : upon a loud instrument, | and uplon' 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 wickedness' do flourish :

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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' asgainst me.

11 The righteous shall flourish | like' a / palmtree : and shall spread abroad | like a cedar' in 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 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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Psalm XCIII. Dominus regnavit. HE 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 ev'erslasting.

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


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 very | sure : holiness becometh' thine house for ever.

Psalm XCIV. Deus ultionum. LORD God, to whom vengeance' belongeth : 0

thou God, to whom vengeance belong'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 godlyhow long shall the un god’ly | triumph ?

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

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

6 They murder the widow, / and the stranger : and put the fa'therless' to death.

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

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

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