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19 But be not thou far from me,' O Lord : thou art my succour, | haste - | thee' to help me.

20 Deliver my soul | from the sword : my darling from the pow'er of' the dog.

21 Save me from the li'on's | mouth : thou hast heard me also from among the horns of the u'ni corns.

22 I will declare thy Name un to' my brethren : in the midst of the congrega'tion will I praise thee.

23 O praise the Lord, | ye' that I fear him : magnify him, all ye of the seed of Jacob, and fear him, all' ye seed of Israel ;

24 For he hath not despised, nor abhorred, the low estate of the poor : he hath not hid his face from him, but when he called | un'to him' he heard him.

25 My praise is of thee in the great con'gregation : my vows will I perform in the sight of them' that | fear him.

26 The poor shall eat, / and be satisfied : they that seek after the Lord shall praise him ; your | heart shall | live' for ever.

27 All the ends of the world shall remember themselves, and be turned un to the Lord : and all the kindreds of the nations shall / wor'ship | before him.

28 For the kingdom | is' the Lord's : and he is the Governor' among the people.

29 All such as be | fat up'on earth : have eat'en, and - | worshipped.

30 All they that go down into the dust shall kneel before him : and no man hath | quick'ened | his' own soul.

31 My seed shall serve him : they shall be counted unto the Lord |- for' a ' gen'e ration.

32 They shall come, and the heavens shall declare his right'eous ness : unto a people that shall be born, whom' the Lord hath | made.

Psalm XXIII. Dominus regit me. THE Lord | is' my | shepherd ; therefore' can | l' 1 . lack | nothing.

2 He shall feed me in a' green pasture : and lead me forth beside the waters of comfort.

3 He shall con vert' my soul : and bring me forth in the paths of righteousness, | for his | Name's - | sake.

4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear' no evil : for thou art with me; thy rod and thy' staff com'fort | me.

5 Thou shalt prepare a table before me against | them' that trouble me : thou hast anointed my head with oil, and my cup / shall be full.

6 But thy loving-kindness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life : and I will dwell in the house of the Lord' for I ever.

Day 5. Morning Prayer.

Psalm XXIV. Domini est terra. M HE earth is the Lord's, and all that there'in is :

1 the compass of the world, and they that dwell therein.

2 For he hath founded it up on the seas : and prepared | it up on' the floods.

3 Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord : or who shall rise up | in' his hoʻly place ?

4 Even he that hath clean hands, and | a' pure || heart : and that hath not lift up his mind unto vanity, nor sworn | to' desceive' his neighbour.

5 He shall receive the blessing from the Lord : and righteousness from the God of his' salvation.

6 This is the generation of them' that seek him : even of them that seek' thy | face,' O Jacob.

7 Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and be ye lift up, ye everlasting | doors : and the King of glo‘ry | shall come in.

8 Who is the King of glory : it is the Lord strong and mighty, even the Lord - | mighty' in / battle.

9 Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and be ye lift up, ye everlast'ing | doors : and the King of glory shall come | in.

10 Who is the King' of glory : even the Lord of hosts, / he' is the King' of glory.

Psalm XXV. Ad te, Domine, levavi.
TNTO thee, O Lord, will I lift up my soul; my

God, I have put my trust in thee : 0 let me not be confounded, neither let mine enemies | tri’umph | o’ver | me.

2 For all they that hope in thee shall not be a shamed : but such as transgress without a cause shall be put | to confusion.

3 Shew me thy | ways,' 0 | Lord : and teach” me | thy - | paths.

4 Lead me forth in thy | truth,' and learn me : for thou art the God of my salvation ; in thee hath been my | hope all | the day | long.

5 Call to remembrance, O Lord, thy | ten'der | mercies : and thy loving-kindnesses, which have been | ever' of old.

6 O remember not the sins and offences of' my youth : but according to thy mercy think thou upon me, I O'Lord, for thy | goodness.

7 Gracious and righteous | is' the Lord : therefore will he teach | sin'ners | in' the way.

8 Them that are meek shall he guide' in judgement : and such as are gentle, them | shall he | learn' his way.

9 All the paths of the Lord are | mercy' and || truth : unto such as keep his | cove’nant, / and his || testimonies.

10 For thy Name's | sake,' 0 | Lord : be merciful unto my | sin,' for | it' is great.

11 What man is he, that | feareth' the Lord : him shall he teach in the way that he' shall | choose.

12 His soul shall | dwell' at ease : and his seed || shall' in herit the land.

13 The secret of the Lord is among them' that || fear him : and he will shew | them' his covenant.

14 Mine eyes are ever looking un to' the Lord : for he shall pluck my | feet out of the net.

15 Turn thee unto me, and have mercy' up on me : for I am | deso'late, | and' in / misery.

16 The sorrows of my heart | are' en larged : 0 bring thou | me out of my | troubles.

17 Look upon my ad/versity and / misery : and for give' me | all my | sin.

18 Consider mine enemies, how | many' they | are : and they bear a | tyran'nous | hate against me.

19 O keep my soul, | and deliver me : let me not be confounded, for I have put my | trust in | thee.

20 Let perfectness and righteous dealing wait uplon me : for my hope' hath | been' in | thee.

21 Deliver | Israel, o God : out|-' of | all his troubles.

PSALM XXVI. Judica me, Domine. DE thou my judge, O Lord, for I have walk'ed || D innocently : my trust hath been also in the Lord, therefore shall | ľ' not fall.

2 Examine me, 0 | Lord,' and prove me : try out | my' reins and my heart.

3 For thy loving-kindness is ever before' mine eyes : and I will walk | in' thy | truth.

4 I have not dwelt | with' vain persons : neither will I have fellowship' with the deceitful

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