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The Book of PSALMS.

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PSALM I.

| a Pr.4.14,15. Arise, O LORD ; save me, O my God; BLESSED is the man that walketh Bor, wicked. for thou hast smitten all mine enemies nota in the counsel of the Bungodly, nor Je. 15. 17. upon the cheek bone; thou hast broken standeth in the way of sinners, nor sit

c Is. 43. 11. | the teeth of the ungodly. teth in the seat of the scornful :

d Job 23. 12. 18 Salvationc belongeth unto the LORD : 2 But his delightd is in the law of the

e Ps. 115. 13.1 thy blessinge is upon thy people. Selah,

| Ps. 119. 97. LORD; and in his laws doth he meditate

PSALM IV. day and night.

yor, overscer,
Hab. 3. 19.

To the y chief Musician on Neginoth, 3 And he shall be like a treeg planted

A Psalm of David.

g Je. 17.8. by the rivers of water, that bringeth

|HEAR me when I call, O God of my forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also

8 fade.

righteousness: thou hast enlarged me shall not 8 wither; and whatsoever he Šor, be gra- | when I was in distress ; Shave mercy doeth shall prosper.

cious unto.

| upon me, and hear my prayer.

h Mat. 3. 12. 4 The ungodly are not so: but are like LiMat 241 2 0 ye sons of men, how long will ye the chaffh which the wind driveth away.

** 46.I turn my glory into shame? how long will ye 5 Therefore the ungodly shall not k Job 23. 10. love vanity, and seek after leasing? Selah. standi in the judgment, nor sinners in 1 Pr. 15.9. 3 But know that the LORD hath set the congregation of the righteous.

m Ac. 4. 25,26. apart him that is godly for himself: the 6 For the LORD knowethk the way of nor, tumul. LORD will hear when I call unto him. the righteous : but the way of the un tuously 4 Stand in awe, and sin not: commune godly shall perish.

assemble. with your own heart upon your bed, and PSALM II.

u Ps.46. 6. be still. Selak, WHYm do the heathen n rage," and

o De. 33. 19. 5 Offer the sacrifices of righteous. the people o imagine a vain thing?

ness; and put your trust in the LORD. 2 The kings of the earth set themselves,

Ps. 45. 7.

16 There be many that say, Who will and the rulers take counsel together, 1 0 ,9; 14. shew us any good? LORD, lift thou up

Ps. 3. 5. against the LORD, and against his anoint

| the light of thy countenance upon us.

& Pr. 1. 26. ed,saying,

kor, trouble.

JJ 7 Thou hast put gladness in my heart, 3 Leto us break their bands asunder, anointed. more than in the time that their corn and and cast away their cords from us.

t Ac. 5. 31. their wine increased. 4 He that sitteth in the heavens shall In Zion, the 18 I willr both lay me down in peace, laugh; the Lord shall have them in hill of my and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest derision.s

holiness. me dwell in safety. 5 Then shall he speak unto them in

v or, for a.

PSALM V.

u Mat. 3. 17. his wrath, and * vex them in his sore

17.5.

To the chief Musician upon Nehiloth, displeasure.

Ac. 13. 33.

A Psalm of David. 6 Yet have I i set my kingť upon

| v Hab. 1. 13.

|GIVE ear to my words, O LORD; conM my holy hill of Zion.

TT before ** | sider my meditation. 7 I will declare v the decree: the LORD thine eyes. 12 Hearken unto the voice of my cry, hath said unto me, Thou« art my Son; w Re. 2. 27. my King, and my God: for unto thee this day have I begotten thee.

* He. 12. 28. will I pray. , 8 Ask of me, and I shall give thee the p man of 1. 3 My voice shalt thou hear in the mornheathen for thine inheritance, and the bloods and ing, O LORD; in the morning will I direct uttermost parts of the earth for thy deceit.

my prayer unto thee, and will look up. possession.

y John 5. 23. 4 For v thou art not a God that hath 9 Thou shalt break them with ar rod „ Ps. 84. 12. / pleasure in wickedness; neither shall evil of iron; thou shalt dash them in pieces

o the temple

dwell with thee.

of thy like a potter's vessel.

5 The foolish shall not stand in thy

holiness. 10 Be wise now, therefore, 0 ye kings ; a2 sa v sight: thou hatest all workers of iniquity. be instructed, ye judges of the earth.

16 Thou shalt destroy them that speak 11 Serve the LORD with fear, and

LORD WIN lear, and those which leasing : the LORD will abhor the p bloody rejoice with trembling.

observe me, and deceitful man. 12 Kissy the Son, lest he be angry, and | Ps. 27. 11. 1. ñ But as for me, I will come into thy ye perish from the way, when his wrath Id or sted. Thouse in the multitude of thy mercy ; is kindled but a little. Blessed: are all fastness. and in thy fear will I worship toward they that put their trust in him.

x his, i. e. in thy holy temple. PSALM III.

the mouth" | 8 Lead me, O LORD, in thy righteous. A Psalm of David, when he fled a from of any of ness because of mine enemies ; make thy Absalom his son.

them. way straight before my face.. LORD, how are they increased that 4 wicked 1 9 For there is no • faithfulness in x their trouble me! many are they that rise up

nesses.

| mouth; their inward part is y very wickagainst me.

6 Ps. 71. 11. Tedness their throat is an open sepul. 2 Many there be which say of my soul, Bor, make chre ; they flatter with their tongue. Thereb is no help for him in God. Selah. them guilty. 10 'Destroy B thou them, O God ; let thein

3 But thou, O LORD, art a shield y for yor, about. fall 8 by their own counsels; cast them out me; my glory, and the lifter up of mine

oor, from

in the multitude of their transgressions ;

their head.

for they have rebelled against thee.

counsels. 4 I cried unto the LORD with my voice,

e Is.65.13..16.1. 11 But let all those that put their trust and he heard me out of his holy hill. Selah. ¿Ps. 127.2. in thee rejoice; let them ever shout for joy,

5 I laid me down and slept;. I awak $ coverest because thou Sdefendest them: let them ed: for the LORD sustained me.

over, or, also that love thy name be joyful in thee. will not be afraid of ten thousands protectest. | 12 For thou, LORD, wilt bless the of people, that have set themselves against e Ps. 27.1,&c. righteous; with favour wilt thou comme round about.

pass him as with a shield.

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Petitions.
PSALMS, VI.-IX.

Adoration.
PSALM VI.
ja Ps. 81 & 84,

PSALM VIII. To the chief Musician on Neginoth upon

title.

the chief Musician upon a Gittith, B Sheminith,6 A Psalm of David.

Bor, the

A Psalm of David. O LORD, rebuke me not in thine c anger, eighih. TO LORD, our Lord, how excellent is neither chasten me in thy hote displeasure. 1 b1 Ch. 15.21.thy name in all the earth! who hast set

2 Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for! Ps. 12, title. thy glory above the heavens. I am weak : 0 LORD, heal me; for my ide. 10. 25. 2 Out of the mouth of babest and bones I are vexed.

d Ps. 148. 13. sucklings hast thou yordained strength, 3 My soul is also sore vexed: but thou, e Ps. 2. 5. because of thine enemies; that thou O LORD, how long ?

| Mat. 11. 25. mightest still the enemy" and the avenger. 4 Return, O LORD, deliver my soul :

L 31.10.

13 When I consider thy heavens, the Oh save me for thy mercies'i sake.

-> work of thy fingers; the moon and the 5 Fork in death there is no remembrance 9 Ps. 51.8. stars, which thou hast ordained ; of thee: in the gravel who shall give thee / Yfounded. 4 Whatm is man, that thou art mindful of thanks ?

h Ps. 44. 16. him?andtheson ofman,thatthou visitest him? 6 I am weary with my groaning; 8 all i Ep.2.7, 8. | 5 For thou hast made him a little lower the night, make I my bed to swim; I k Is. 33. 13. than the angels, and hast crowned him water my couch with my tears.

Ps. 88. 11. with glory and honour. 7 Mine eye is consumed because of grief; m Ps. 144. 3. 6 Thou madest him to have dominion it waxeth old because of all mine enemies. ] He. 2.6..9. over the works of thy hands: thoup hast

8 Departo from me, all ye workers of sor, every. put all things under his feet: iniquity: for the LORD hath heardų the n Job 7. 3. All sheep and oxen, yea, and the voice of my weeping..

o Ps. 119.115. beasts of the field; 9 The LORD hath heard my supplica 139. 19.) 8 The fowl of the air, and the fish of tion; the LORD will receive my prayer. | P 1 Co.15. 27.) the sea, and whatsoever passeth through 10 Let all mine enemies be ashamed

4 Ps. 145. 18.

18 | the paths of the seas. and sore vexed: let them return and be

19 O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is

Šflocks and ashamed suddenly.

oxen, all | thy name in all the earth! PSALM VII.

of them.

PSALM IX, Shiggaionr of David, which he sang unto the - Hab. 3.1. To the chief Musician upon Muth-labben, LORD, concerning the n words of Cushmor,business. I

A Psalm of David. the Benjamite.

* 2 Śa. XVI.|| WILL praise thee, O LORD, with my O LORD my God, in thee do I put my + Ps. 139. 14. whole heart; I will shew forth all thy trust: save me from all them that perse- 1 u Ps. 83, 18. marvelloust works. cute me, and deliver me;

not a de

2 I will be glad and rejoice in thee: I will 2 Lest he tear my soul like a lion, rending

liverer.
K made my

sing praise to thy name, O thou« most High. it in pieces, while there is none to deliver."

judgment.

3 When mine enemies are turned back, 3 0 LORD my God, if I have done

, in right

they shall fall and perish at thy presence. this; if there be iniquity in my hands;

eousness.

4 For thou hast k maintained my right 4 If I have rewarded evil unto him that v Pr. 10.7. and my cause; thou satest in the throne was at peace with me ; (yea, I have deliver. In or, The judging a right. ed him that without cause is mine enemy ;) destruc 5 Thou hast rebuked the heathen, thou 5 Let the enemy persecute my soul,

tions of the

hast destroyed the wicked, thou hast put and take it; yea, let him tread down my

enemy are

out their name " for ever and ever. life upon the earth, and lay mine honour

come to a

6 thou enemy! destructions are

perpetual in the dust. Selah."

end; and

come to a perpetual end; and thou hast 6 Arise, O LORD, in thine anger ;w lift

their cities destroyed cities ;* their memorial is peup thyself, because of the rage of mine hast thou rished with them. enemies; and awakey for me to the judg destroyed. 7 Butz the LORD shall endure for ever: ment that thou hast commanded.

w Ps. 91.1, 2. he hath prepared his throne for judgment : y So shall the congregation of the * 2 Ki. 19. 25,

| 8 Anda he shall judge the world in people compass thee about: for their

&c

righteousness, he shail minister judgment sakes, therefore, return thou on high.

y Ps. 44. 23.
73. 20.

to the people in uprightness. 8 The LORD shall judge the people :

Is. 51. 9.

19 The LORD also will be va refuge for judge me, 0 LORD, according to my | Ps. 102. 26. the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. righteousness, and according to mine a Re.20.12,13. 10 And they that know thy namec will integrity that is in me.

v an high put their trust in thee: for thou, LORD, 9 Ohlet the wickedness ofthe wicked come place. hast not forsaken them that seek thee. to an end; but establish the just: for the Ps. 18. 20.

11 Sing praises to the LORD, which righteous God trieth the heartsd and reins.

c Pr. 18. 10.

| dwelleth in Zion: declare among the 10 My * defence is of God, which

d Re. 2. 23.

people his doings.

buckler is saveth the upright in heart....

upon.

12 When he maketh inquisition for 11 God pjudgeth the righteous, and

e Ps. 89. 18.

blood, he remembereth them: he forGod is angry with the wicked every day.

por, is a

getteth not the cry of the o humble. 12 If he turn not, he will whet his sword; righteous 13 Have mercy upon me, O LORD; he hath bent his bow, and made it ready.. judge. consider my trouble which I suffer of

13 He hath also prepared for him the afflicted. them that hate me, thou that liftest me instruments of death; he ordaineth his s Mat. 3. 10.

up from the gates of death: . arrowsy against the persecutors. ..

g De. 32. 23.

14 That I may shew forth all thy praise 14 Behold, he travaileth with iniquity,

Ps. 45. 5. and hath conceived mischief, and brought

Thath dig.

in the gates of the daughter of Zion: I ged a pit.

will rejoice in thy salvation. forth falsehood.

h Es. 9. 25.

15 The heathen are sunk down in the 15 He I made a pit, and digged it, and

Eo. 10. 8.

| pit that they made : in the net which ish fallen into the ditch which he made...

pi. e. medi

they hid is their own foot taken.. 16 His mischief shall return upon his

tation.

16 The LORD is known by the indo. own head, and his violent dealing shall i Ps. 19. 14. ment which he executeth: the wicked is come down upon his own pate.

92.3. snared in the work of his own hands. 17 I will praise the LORD according to k Ps. 50. 22. 4 Higgaion. Selah. his righteousness ;, and will sing praise

17 The wicked shall be turned into hell, to the name of the LORD most high.

364 land all the nations that forgetk God.

Character of the wicked.
PSALMS, X.-XV.

Human confidence. 18 For the needyo shall not alway be Is. 41. 17. | pest: this shall be the portion of their cup. forgotten: the expectation of the poor 15.83.15,16. 7 For the righteous LORD loveth rightshall not perish for ever.

| B the eighth, eousness; his countenance doth behold 19 Arise, O LORD ; let not man prevail ;

| Ps. 6, title. the upright. let the heathen be judged in thy sight. y In the pride

PSALM XII. 20 Put them in fear, O LORD; that the l' of the wick To the chief Musician upon B Sheninith, nations may know themselves to be but ed he doth. L .__ A Psalm of David. men. Selah.

a Pr.5. 22. HELP, LORD; for the godly man ceasPSALM X.

dan heart of eth; for the faithful fail from among the WHY standest thou afar off, O LORD?

an heart. children of men. why hidest thou thyself in times of trouble?

Ś souls.

8 | 2 They speak vanity every one with his

n great. 2 The y wicked in his pride doth perse

neighbour: with flattering lips, and with

e 1 Sa. 2. 3. 1 cute the poor: lets them be taken in the

Da. 7.8, 25.

a double heart, do they speak." devices that they have imagined.

3 The LORD shall cut off all flattering lips, 3 For the wicked boasteth of his Sheart's

o the covet. Land the tonove that oneclothing

| and the tongue that speaketh proude things; desire, and blesseth the covetous, whom his blesseth 4 Who have said, With our tongue will

himself, he the LORD abhorreth.

abhorreth

we prevail; our lips are k our own: who 4 The wicked, through the pride of his the LORD. is lord over us? countenance, will not seek after God :

5 For the oppression of the poor, for

Kwith us. * God is not in all his thoughts.

Xor, all his

| the sighing of the needy, now will I 5 His ways are always grievous; thy thoughts | arise, saith the LORD; I will set him in judgments are far above out of his sight: are, There safety from him that u puffeth at him. as for all his enemies, he puffeth at them. is no God, 6 The words of the LORD arel pure

6 He hath said in his heart, I shall not be Ps. 14. 1. words; as silver tried in a furnace of moved; for I shall v never be in adversity.

I sEp. 2. 12..

earth, purified seven times.. 7 His mouth is full of cursing and a de

Mor, would

py Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou

ensnare ceit and fraud; under his tongue is mis- |

shalt preserve e them him.

from this generachief and vanity.

g Ps. 119.140.

tion for ever. 8 He sitteth in the lurking places of

8 The wicked walk on every side, when the villages; in the secret places doth he

v unto gene

the vilest ? men are exalted.

ration and murder the innocent: his eyes are pri

PSALM XIII.

generation. vily set against the poor.

i deceits.

TT To the x chief Musician, A Psalm of David. 9 He lieth in wait B secretly, as a lion

How long wilt thou forget me, O LORD?

Phim:i. e. in his den: he lieth in wait to catch the every one for ever? how long wilt thou hidea thy poor: he doth catch the poor, when he of tħem. face from me? draweth him into his net.

oor, iniquity.! 2 How long shall I take counsel in my 10 He y croucheth, and humbleth himself, of the sons soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? how that the poor may fall : by his strong ones.

of men. | long shall mine enemy be exalted over me? 11 He hath said in his heart, God hath o hide them | 3 Consider and hear me, O LORD my

selves. forgotten: be hideth his face; he will

| God; lighten mine eyes, lest I sleepk the

xor, overseer. sleep of death; never see it.

12 Arise, O LORD; O God, lift up thine Bin the secret 4 Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailhand : forget not the Shumble.

places.

ed against him; and those that trouble 13 Wherefore doth the wicked contemn* Ps. 88. 14. me rejoice when I am moved. God ? he hath said in his heart, Thouybreaketh 1.5 But I have trusted in thy mercy; my wilt not require it.

himself. heart shall rejoice in thy salvation. 14 Thou hast seen it; for thou beholdest 8 or, into his 6 I will sing unto the LORD, because mischief and spite, to requite it with thy strong parts he hath dealt bountifully with me. hand: the poor n committeth himself unto

i Ec. 8. 11.
k Je. 51. 39.

PSALM XIV. thee; thou art the helper of the fatherless.

Šor, afflicted.

To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. 15 Break? thou the arm of the wicked

nieaveth. THE fool hath said in his heart, There and the evil man : seek out his wickedness ? Ps. 37. 17. lis no God. They are corrupt; they have tillm thou find none.

m 2 Ki. 21.12.. done abominable works; there is none 16 The LORD is King" for ever and ever:

15. that doeth good. the heathen are perished out of his land. n1 Ti.6.15,16. 2 The LORD looked down from heaven up17 LORD, thou hast heardo the desire | Is. 65. 21.

on the children of men, to see if there were of the humble: thou wilt prepare their or, esta

any that did understand, and seek God.

blish, heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear;

PIs. 11. 4.

3 They are all gone aside, they are all 18 To judgep the fatherless and the op

k stinking.

| together become a filthy; there is none pressed, that the man of the earth may no lor, terrify. that doeth good, no, not one. more oppress.

M they feared. 4 Have all the workers of iniquity no PSALM XI.

a fear. knowledge ? who eat up my people as they T To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. Ps. 53. 5. eat bread, and call not upon the LORD. IN the LORD put I my trust: how say ye to "Ps. 64, 2..4. 5 u There were they in great fear:9 for my soul, Flee as a bird to your mountain ? vin darkness. God is in the generation of the righteous.

2 For, lo, the wicked' bend their bow, Who will 16 Ye have shamed the counsel of the they make ready their arrow upon the give.. | poor; because the LORD is his refuge.

s Ro. 11. 26. string, that they may v privily shoot at

cor Oh that the salvation of Israel were

t2 Ti. 2. 19. the upright in heart.

u Hab. 2. 20.

come out of Zion! when the LORD bring3 If the foundationst be destroyed,

p sojourn.

eth back the captivity of his people, Ja. what can the righteous do ?

oor, quick

cob shall rejoice, and Israel shall be glad. 4 The LORD is in his holy temple, u the

burning

PSALM XV. A Psalm of David. LORD's throne is in heaven: his eyes be coals.

LORD, who shall pabide in thy taberhold, his eyelids try, the children of men. Ge. 19. 24. nacle? who shall dwell in thy holy hill ?

5 The LORD trieth the righteous : buttor, burning. 2 He that walketh uprightly, and workthe wicked, and him that loveth violence, por, receiv- leth righteousness, and speaketh the truth his soul hateth.

eth, or, in his heart. 6 Upon the wicked he shall rain snares, endureth. | 3 He that backbiteth not with his tongue, fire and brimstone, and an " horrible tem-l

- nor doeth evil to his neighbour, nor 4 tako

but

Confidence in God.

PSALMS, XVI.--XVIII. Thanksgiving for mercies. eth up a reproach against bis neighbour. Jy by thine. 14 From men y which are thy hand, O

4 In whose eyes a vile person is con- Lu. 16. 25. LORD, from men of the world, which have temned; but he honoureth them that fear 8 or, their their portion in thisb life, and whose belly the LORD. He that sweareth to his own

| children thou fillest with thy hid' treasure: 8they hurt, and changeth not.

are full. I are full of children, and leave the rest of

c Eze.18.8,17 5 He that putteth not out his money" 22. 12: their substance to their babes.. to usury, nor taketh reward against the | di John 3.2.1. 15 As for me, I will behold thyd face innocent. He that doeth these things shall e2 Pe. 1. 10. in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, nevere be moved.

Sor, 4 gold when I awake, with thy likeness.

en Psalm, PSALM XVI. ŚMichtam of David.

PSALM XVIII.

Ps. LVI.. PRESERVE me, o God: for in thee

LX.

to the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, the do I put my trust.

s Ps. 36, title.

servants of the LORD, who spake unto the 20 my soul, thou hast said unto the 92 Sa. XXII.

LORD the words g of this song in the day LORD, Thou art my Lord: my good. h Job 35.7,8.

that the LORD delivered him from the hand

of all his enemies, and from the hand of

i Mal. 3. 17. ness extendeth not to thee; ...

Saul: And he said, 3 Butto the saints that arein the earth, and k1 John 4.19.! T

| I WILL lovek thee, O LORD, my strength. to the excellent, in whom is all my delight. 1 n rock.

2 The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, 4 Their sorrows shall be multiplied thator, give

| and my deliverer; my God, my n strength, hasten after another god: their drink | gifts to

another. offerings of blood will I not offer, nor i Hos. 2. 17. | horn of my salvation, and my high tower.

in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the take up their names' into my lips.

m La. 3. 24. 13 I will call upon the LORD, who is 5 The LORD is the portionm of kmine k my part.

worthyto be praised: soo shall I be inheritance and of my cup: thou main-n Re.5.11..13.

o Ps. 50. 15.

"I saved from mine enemies. tainest my lot.

14 The sorrows of death compassed me, and 6 The lines are fallen unto me in plea- | \ Beliul. sant places : vea. I have a goodly heritage. u or, cords. the floods of ^ ungodly men made me afraid. y I will bless the LORD, who hath given

JP Ac.2.25,&c. 5 The M sorrows of hell compassed me

| q Ps.73.23..26 about; the snares of death prevented me. me counsel; my reins also instruct me in

r 2 Ch. 30.27. 6 In my distress I called upon the the night seasons.

v dwell con8 IP have set the LORD always before fidently.

| LORD, and cried unto my God: he heard

my voice out of his temple, and my cry me: because he is at my right hand, I 8 Ac. 3. 15. shall not be moved.

που.

came before him, even into his ears. t Mat. 7. 14.

7 Then the earth shook and trembled ; 9 Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory

u Ps.144.5,&c rejoiceth: my flesh also shall v rest in hope.

the foundations also of the hills moved

v Jude 24. 10 For thou wilt not leaves my soul in

and were shaken, because he was wroth.

w Mat. 25. 33. hell ; neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy - Ps. 36. 8. I nostrils, and fire out of his mouth de

8 There went up a smoke out of his One to see corruption.

p.justice. 11 Thou wilt shew me the path of life: in Ps. 27. 5.

voured: coals were kindled by it.

9 He bowedu the heavens also, and came thy presence is fulness of joy;" at thy right lo without handw there are pleasures for evermore.

down: and darkness was under his feet. lips of

10 And be rode upon a cherub, and did fly; IT PSALM XVII. A Prayer of David. /

deceit.
2 Ps. 97. 2.

yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind. HEAR P the right, O LORD, attend a Pa. 139. 23.1. 11 He made darkness his secret place: unto my cry; give ear. unto my prayer, 61 Sa. 7. 10. his paviliony round about him were dark that goeth o not out of feigned lips.

c Ps. 39. 1, 2. waters and thick clouds? of the skies. 2 Let my sentence come forth from thy! Pr. 13. 3. 12 At the brightness that was before presence; let thine eyes behold the things a Pr.2.10..15. hiin his thick clouds passed, hail stones that are equal.

e Ps. 106. 9. and coals of fire. 3 Thou hast proveda mine heart; thou T be not 13 The LORD also thundered 6 in the hast visited me in the night; thou hast tried moved. heavens, and the Highest gave his voice; me, and shalt find nothing: I am purposed por, great. hail stones and coals of fire. that my mouth shall not transgress. . x or, them 14 Yea, he sent out his arrows, and 4 Concerning the works of men, by thed

which trust scattered them; and he shot out 'lightword of thy lips I have kept me from the

in theo

nings, and discomfited them. paths of the destroyer.

from those

15 Then the channels of waters were

that rise up 5 Hold up my goings in thy paths, that

against thy

seen, and the foundations of the world my footsteps oslip not.

right hand.

were discovered at thy rebuke, O LORD, 6 I have called upon thee, for thou

f 1 Sa. 30. 6.

at the blast of the breath of thy nostrils. wilt hear me, O God: incline thine earl Ps. 3. 1..5., 16 He sent from above, he took me, he unto me, and hear my speech... 4 waste. drew me out of many waters.

7 Shew thy marvellous lovingkindness, Benemies 17 He delivered me from my strong Othou that savest xby thy right hand against enemy, and from them which hated me: them which put their trust in thee from the soul. for they were too strong for me. those that rise up against them.

g18a.24.17,20 18 They prevented me in the day of my 8 Keep me as the apple of the eye; y The like. calamity: buts the LORD was my stay. hide me under the shadow of thy wings, ness of him . 19 He brought me forth also into a

9 From the wicked that yoppress me, (that is, of large place: he delivered me, because he from my B deadly enemies who compass

every one

delighted in me. me about.

of them is,

120 The LORD rewarded y me according to 10 They are inclosed in their own fat:

as a lion
that desir.

my righteousness; according to the clean

1 with their mouth they speak proudly: eth to ravin.) ness of my hands hath he recompensed me. 11 They have now compassed us in our

21 For I have kept the ways of the

& sitting. steps; they have set their eyes bowing

with.

LORD, and have not wickedly departed down to the earth;

n prevent

from my God. 12 y Like as a líon that is greedy of his

his face.

22 For all his judgments were before me, prey, and as it were a young lion 8 lurk. 4 Ps. 37. 27. and I did not put away his statutes from me. ing in secret places.

oor, by thy. 23 I was also upright before him, and 13 Arise, 0 LORD, n disappoint him, | i Is. 10.5. I kept myself from mine iniquity.h . cast him down : deliver my soul from

24 Therefore hath the LORD recompensthe wicked, which is thy: sword:

366 Ted me according to my righteousness, ac

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God's glory in providence. PSALMS, XIX-XXI. Excellency of the Scriptures. cording to the cleanness of my hands B in Bbefore his 18 where their voice is not heard. his eyesight..

eyes. 14 Their 8 line is gone out through all 25 With the merciful thou wilt shewy without the earth, and their words to the end

their voice an upright man

of the world. In them hath he set a thou wilt shew thyself upright;

heard, or,

tabernacle for the sun;

without 26 With the pure thou wilt shew thy

| 5 Which is as a bridegroom these their

coming self pure; and with the froward a thou

voice is

out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a wilt Sshew thyself froward.

heard. strong man to run a race. 27 For thou wilt save the afflicted peo- | 8 or, rule, or, 6 His going forth is from the end of the ple; but wilt bring down high looks.

direction. heaven, and his circuit unto the ends of it: and 28 For thou wilt light my n candle;c thea Pr. 3. 34.

there is nothing hid from the heat thereof. LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.

7 The law of the LORD is perfect, « con29 For by thee I have run thro' a troop;

Šor, wrestle. and by my God have I leaped over a wall.

verting the soul: the testimony of the 6 Pr.6.16,17.

LORD is sure, making wise the simple : 30 As for God, his way is perfect: the

In or, lamp,

8 The statutes of the LORD are right, word of the LORD is ri tried ;d he is a

Job 29. 3.

rejoicing the heart: the commandment of bucklere to all those that trust in him.

c Pr. 20. 27.

the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes : 31 For who is God save the LORD? or O doctrine. 9 The fear of the LORD is clean, enwho is a rock save our God?

Krestoring. during for ever: the judgments of the 32 It is Gods that girdeth me with a broken. LORD are v true and righteous altogether. strength, and maketh my way perfect. Mrefined. 10 More to be desired are they than gold,

33 He maketh my feet like hinds' feet, a Ps. 12. 6. yea, than much fine gold; sweeter also and setteth me upon my high places.

e Pr. 30.5. than honey and the honeycomb. 34 He teacheth my hands to war, so that | 12 Cor. 3. 5. 11 Moreover, by them is thy servant a bow of steel is broken by mine arms.

v truth.

warned: and in keeping of them there is

I the drop35 Thou hast also given me the shield

great reward. of thy salvation : and thy right hand hath

ping of ho

12 Who can understand his errors ?

neycombs, holden me up, and e thy gentleness hath

por, with thy

cleanse thou me from secret faults. made me great.

meekness 13 Keep back thy servant also from 36 Thou hast enlarged my steps under thou hast presumptuous sins; let them not have me, that my feet did not slip.s

multiplied dominion" over me: then shall I be up37 I have pursued mine enemies, and

me.

right, and I shall be innocent from the overtaken them: neither did I turn again

o ancles.

great transgression.

o Pr. 4. 12. till they were consumed..

14 Let the words of my mouth, and themedi

h Ro.6.12..14. 38 I have wounded them that they

tation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight,

tor, much. were not able to rise :: they are fallen

i 2 Sa, 5. 20.

O LORD, my strength and my redeemer. under my feet.

o rock.

PSALM XX. 39 For thou hast girded me with strength

X caused to m To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. unto the battle : thou hast X subdued bow.

THE LORD hear thee in the day of unde er me those that rose up against me. lv set thee on

y set thee on trouble: the name of the God of Jacob 40 Thou hast also given me the necks

an high v defend thee. of mine enemies, that I might destroy

place.

| 2 Send B thee help from the sanctuary, them that hate me.

B thy help.

and y strengthen thee out of Zion.

y support. 41 They cried, but there was none to

3 Remember all thy offerings, and sac

8 turn to save them: even unto the LORD, butk he ashes, or,

| cept thy burnt sacrifice. Selah. answered them not.

make fut,

& Grant thee according to thine owu 42 Then did I beat them small as the 1 Ki. 18.38. | heart, and fulfil all thy counsel. dust before the wind; I did cast them 2 Ch. 7.1.1.5 We will rejoice in thy salvation, and out as the dirt in the streets.

k Je. 11. 11. in the name of our God we will set up our 43 Thou hast delivered me from the

? Is. 55. 5. banners: the LORD fulfil all thy petitions. strivings of the people; and thou hast | Sneaven.of 6 Now know I that the LORD saveth

his holiness, made me the head of the heathen: a 'peo-Labū the

ress his anointed: he will hear him from Shis ple whom I have not known shall serve me. strength

holy, heaven with the saving strength 44 0 As soon as they hear of me, they of the sal..

of his right hand. shall obey me: the K strangers shall vation of.

17 Some trust in chariots, and some in 1 submit themselves unto me.

O at the horses: but we will remember the name 45 The strangers shall fade away, and hearing of of the LORD our God. be afraid out of their close places.

the ear. 8 They are brought down and fallen ; 46 The LORD liveth:and blessed bemy rock;

K 80ns of the but we are risen, and stand upright. and let the God of my salvation be exalted.

stranger.

9 Save, LORD: let the king hear us 47 It is God that l avengeth me, and

Alie, or, yield
feigned

when we call. v subdueth the people under me.

PSALM XXI.

obedience. 48 He delivereth me from mine ene-giveth

m To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. mies ; yea, thou liftest me up above those avenge

THE king shall joy in thy strength, O that rise up against me: thou hast deli ments for | LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly vered me from the violent man.

me.

shall he rejoice! 49 Therefore will I pgive thanks unto

v destroyeth. 1 2 Thou hast given him his heart's dethee, O LORD, among the heathen, and

п тап оf sire, and hast not withholden the request

violence. sing praises unto thy name.

of his lips. Selah.

por, confess. 50 Great deliverance giveth he to his

1.3 For thou preventest him with the

m Ro. 11. 29 king; and sheweth mercy to his anointed,

blessings of goodness: thou settest a

n Ro.1.19,20 to David, and to his seed for evermore.m

crown of pure gold on his head.

set him to PSALM XIX.

4 He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it

be blessings, m_To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

Ge. 12. 2.

him, even length of days for ever and ever.' THE heavens" declare the glory of God: 1-gladded 5 His glory is great in thy salvation : hoand the firmament sheweth his handywork. him with joy. nour and majesty hast thou laid upon him.

2 Day unto day uttereth speech, and Ps. 4. 6, 7. 16 For thou hast made him most night unto night sheweth knowledge.

16. 11. blessed for ever: thou hast I made him 3 There is no speech nor language,

exceeding glado with thy countenance.

shall

be soon as they hear all serve me.n by the

le

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