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903 PSALM cvi. 1. O give thanks unto the LORD, for He is gracious, and His mercy endureth for ever.

2. Who can express the noble acts of the LORD, or shew forth all His praise ?

[3. Blessed are they that alway keep judgment, and do righteousness.

4. Remember me, O LORD, according to the favour that Thou bearest unto Thy people: O visit me with Thy salvation.

5. That I may see the felicity of Thy chosen,* and rejoice in the gladness of Thy people, and give thanks with Thine inheritance.

45. Deliver us, O LORD our God, and gather us from among the heathen: that we may give thanks unto Thy holy Name, and make our boast of Thy praise.

46. Blessed be the LORD God of Israel from everlasting, and world without end : and let all the people say, Amen.]

lxxxvi. 5. For Thou, O LORD, art good and gracious; and of great mercy unto all them that call upon Thee.

9. All nations whom Thou hast made shall come and worship Thee, O LORD, and shall glorify Thy Name.

10. For Thou art great, and doest wondrous things.

From The Communion Service. For Thou only art holy ; Thou only art the LORD.

PSALM cvi. 3. Blessed are they that alway keep judgment, and do righteousness. They always are blessed.

S. S. WESLEY.
904 ALDRICH, V. I. Hallelujah.
905 BATTEN, CROFT, + GIBBONS, vv. 45, 46.
906 MACFARREN, vv. 4, 5*.
907 W. H. Monk, vv. 3-5.
908 Purcell, vv. 1, 2, 4, 5, 46.

909 T. A. WALMISLEY, Vv. 2, 4, 5.
† Verse 46 is sometimes sung as a separate Anthem. * Ends here.

910 PSALM lxxxiv. 1. O how amiable are Thy dwellings, Thou LORD of Hosts.

2. My soul hath a desire and longing to enter into the courts of the LORD; my heart and my flesh rejoice in the living God.

[3. Yea, the sparrow hath found her an house, and the swallow a nest where she may lay her young, even Thy altars, O LORD of Hosts, my King and my God.]

4. Blessed are they that dwell in Thy house, they will be alway praising Thee.

5. 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 with water.

7. They will go from strength to strength, and unto the God of gods appeareth every one of them in Zion.

4. Blessed are they that dwell in Thy house; they will be alway praising Thee.

[8. O LORD God of Hosts, hear my prayer; hearken, O God of Jacob.

9. Behold, O GOD, our Defender, and look upon the face of Thine anointed.

10. For one day in Thy courts is better than a thousand.]

12. The LORD will give grace and worship, the LORD is a light and defence; 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.

[cxvi. 15. I will offer to Thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving, and will call upon the Name of the Lord.

16. I will pay my vows unto the LORD, in the sight of all His people : in the courts of the Lord's house, even in the midst of thee, O Jerusalem. Praise the LORD.]

S. S. Wesley.

911 BARNBY, BUNNETT, RICHARDSON, vv. 1, 2, 4.

[Hallelujah. Gloria Patri.]
912 Blow, vv. I, 2, 5-7.
913 CROTCH, V. 13.
914 GREENE, vv. 1, 2, 4.

Psalm cxvi. 15, 16.
915 GREENE, VV. 4, 5, 7-9, 12, 13.
916 PATTISON, vv. 1-5.
917 PAGE, Vv. 4, 10.
918 TOURS, vv. 4-7. Amen.

919 * ISAIAH XXV. 1. O LORD, Thou art my God; I will exalt Thee, I will praise Thy Name; Thy counsels of old are faithfulness and truth; Thou hast done wonderful things;

4. For Thou hast been a strength to the poor and needy in his distress.*

PSALM xxxiii. 21. For our heart shall rejoice in Him; because we have trusted in His holy Name.

22. Let Thy mercy, O LORD, be upon us, according as we hope in Thee.

ISAIAH xxv. 8. He will swallow up death in victory; and the LORD God will wipe tears from off all faces; the rebuke of His people shall He take away from off all the earth: for the LORD hath spoken it.

I CORINTHIANS XV. 53. For this mortal must put on immortality.

34. Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God.

Wisdom iii. 9. They that put their trust in Him shall understand the truth.

I CORINTHIANS xv. 51, 52. We shall not all sleep, but we shall all be changed, in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. ISAIAH XXV.

9. And in that day it shall be said, Lo, This is our God; we have waited for Him, and He will save us; This is the LORD; we have waited for Him, we will be glad and rejoice in His salvation.

S. S. Wesley. * Sometimes sung as a separate Anthem.

920 PSALM ciii. 1. Praise the LORD, my soul, and all that is within me praise His holy Name.

iii. 5. I laid me down and slept, and rose up again, for the LORD sustained me.

2. O hearken Thou unto the voice of my calling, my King, and my God.

3. Early in the morning will I direct my prayer to Thee, and will look up.

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ciii. 1. Praise the LORD, my soul, and all that is within me praise His holy Name. Praise the LORD, O my soul ; praise the Lord.

3. My voice shalt Thou hear betimes, O LORD; early in the morning will I direct my prayer to Thee.

1. Give ear to my words, O LORD; O LORD, give ear unto my prayer.

2. Hearken Thou unto the voice of my cry.

12. Let all them that trust in Thee rejoice; they shall ever be giving of thanks, because Thou defendest them; they that love Thy Name shall be joyful in Thee.

3. My voice shalt Thou hear betimes, O LORD ; early in the morning will I direct my prayer to Thee.

1. Give ear to my words, O LORD; O LORD, give ear.

7. As for me, I will come into Thy house, in the multitude of Thy mercy; and in Thy fear will I worship toward Thy holy temple.

*8. Lead me, LORD, lead me in Thy righteousness; make Thy way plain before my face :

iv. 9. For it is Thou, LORD, only that makest me dwell in safety.

S. S. WESLEY. -* Sometimes sung as a separate Anthem.

921 PSALM xxxiv. 16. The face of the LORD is against them that do evil, to cut off the remembrance of them from the earth.

18. The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart, and saveth such as be of a contrite spirit.

19. Many are the afflictions of the righteous; but the LORD delivereth him out of all.

17. The righteous cry, and the LORD heareth, and delivereth them out of all their troubles.

20. He keepeth all his bones; not one of them is broken.

21. Evil shall slay the wicked; and they that hate the righteous shall be desolate.

17. The righteous cry, and the LORD heareth, and delivereth them out of all their troubles.

* 22. The LORD redeemeth the soul of His servants, and they that trust in Him shall not be desolate.*

S. S. Wesley. * Sometimes sung as a separate Anthem.

922 ISAIAH XXXV. 1. The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad for them, and the desert shall rejoice and blossom as the rose.

2. It shall blossom abundantly, and rejoice with joy and singing

4. Say to them of a fearful heart, Be strong, fear not: behold, your God, even GOD, He will come and save you.

6. Then shall the lame man leap as an hart, and the tongue of the dumb sing; for in the wilderness shall waters break out, and streams in the desert.

8, 9. And a highway shall be there: it shall be called The way of holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it, but the redeemed shall walk there.

10. And the ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come to Zion with songs, and everlasting joy upon their heads; they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away.

S. S. WESLEY.

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* Isaiah xxvi. 3. Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on Thee.

PSALM cxxxix. 11. The darkness is no darkness with Thee, but the night is as clear as the day; the darkness and light to Thee are both alike.

I St. John i. 5. God is light, and in Him is no darkness at all.

PSALM cxix. 175. O let my soul live, and it shall praise Thee.*

St. Matthew vi. 13. For Thine is the Kingdom, the power, and the glory, for evermore.

Isaiah xxvi. 3. Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on Thee.

S. S. WESLEY. 924 WILLIAMS *

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