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34 He spake the word, and the grasshoppers came, and caterpillars innumerable : and did eat up all the grass in their land, and de voured the fruit of their ground.

35 He smote all the first-born in their land: even the chief of all their strength.

36 He brought them forth also with silver and gold there was not one feeble person among their tribes.

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38 He spread out a cloud to be a covering and fire to give light in the night-season

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39 At their desire he brought quails and he filled them with the bread of heaven.

40 He opened the rock of stone, and the waters flowed out so that rivers ran in the dry places.

41 For why? he remembered his holy promise: and Abraham his servant.

42 And he brought forth his people with joy and his chosen with gladness;

43 And gave them the lands of the heathen: and they took the labours of the people in possession;

44 That they might keep his statutes : and observe his laws.

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PSAL. cvi. Confitemini Domino.

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5 That I may see the felicity of thy chosen : and rejoice in the gladness of thy people, and give thanks with thine inheritance.

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6 We have sinned with our fathers we have done amiss, and dealt wickedly.

7 Our fathers regarded not thy wonders in Egypt, neither kept they thy great goodness in remembrance but were disobedient at the sea, even at the Red sea.

8 Nevertheless, he helped them for his Name's sake that he might make his power to be known.

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9 He rebuked the Red sea also, and it was dried up so he led them through the deep, as through a wilderness.

310 And he saved them from the adversary's hand and delivered them from the hand of the enemy.

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12 Then believed they his words: and sang praise unto him.

13 But within a while they forgat his works: and would not abide his counsel. *. *

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18 And the fire was kindled in their; company the flame burnt up the ungodly

19 They made a calf in Horeband wor shipped the molten image.

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20 Thus they turned their glory:ointofthe similitude of a calf that eateth hay of 21 And they forgat God their Saviour: who had done so great things in Egypt;

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23 So he said, he would have destroyed them, had not Moses his chosen stood before him in the gap to turn away his wrathful in- | dignation, lest he should destroy thematt.

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29 Thus they provoked him to anger with their own inventions bilandithe plagues was great among them mid tangs boloodar yea!

30 Then stood up Phinees and prayed : and so the plague ceased.

31 And that was counted unto him for righteousness: among all posterities for ever

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32 They angered him also at the waters of strife so that he punished Moses for their sakes;

33 Because they provoked his spirit so that he spake unadvisedly with his lips.

34 Neither destroyed they the heathen : as the Lord commanded them;

35 But were mingled among the heathen: and learned their works.

36 Insomuch that they worshipped their idols, which turned to their own decay : yea, they offered their sons and their daughters unto devils;

37 And shed innocent blood, even the blood of their sons and of their daughters: whom they offered unto the idols of Canaan; and the land was defiled with blood.

38 Thus were they stained with their own works and went a whoring with their own inventions.

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39 Therefore was the wrath of the Lord kindled against his people insomuch that he abhorred his own inheritance.

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40 And he gave them over into the hand of the heathen and they that hated them were lords over them.

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41 Their enemies oppressed them and had them in subjection.

42 Many a time did he deliver them: but they rebelled against him with their own in

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43 Nevertheless, when he saw their adve sity he heard their complaint.

44 He thought upon his covenant, and p tied them, according unto the multitude of i mercies>: yea, he made all those that led ther away captive to pity them.

45 Deliver us, O Lord our God, and gather us from among the heathen that we m give thanks unto thy holy Name, and ma our boast of thy praise.

46 Blessed be the Lord God of Israel frat everlasting, and world without end : and is all the people say, Amen.

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4 They went astray in the wilderness out of the way and found no city to dwell in;

5 Hungry and thirsty their soul fainted in them.

6 So they cried unto the Lord in their trouble : and he delivered them from their distress.

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