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Confidence in God encouraged. PSALMS, LVI.-LVIII.

Petitions and praise. . 6 And I said, Oh that I had wings like a | a Je. 6.7. 10 In God will I praise his word; in dove! forthenwould I fly away and be at rest. I Bor, De- l the LORD will I praira hie

the LORD will I praise his word. Lo, then would I wander far off, and stroy not, 11 In God have I put my trust: I will

A golden remain in the wilderness. Selah.

| not be afraid what man can do unto me.

Psalm. 8 I would hasten my escape from the 6 Ps. 142. title 12 Thy vows are upon me, o God. I windy storm and tempest.

1 Sa. 22. 1. ) will render praises unto thee. 9 Destroy, O Lord, and divide their c Ps. 63.7. 13 For thou hast delivered my soul tongues : for I have seen a violence and a Ps. 41. 9. from death; wilt not thou deliver my feet strife in the city.

y according from falling, that I may walk before God 10 Day and night they go about it, I to my rank. in the light of the living ?

e 2 Sa. 15. 12. upon the walls thereof; mischief also

PSALM LVII. and sorrow are in the midst of it.

8 Who To the chief Musician, B Al-taschith, Mich.

sweetened 11 Wickedness is in the midst thereof;

tam of David, wheno he fled from Saul

counsel. deceit and guile depart not from her streets.

D in the cave.

Ps. 42. 4. 12 For it was not an enemy that re

|BE merciful unto me, O God, be mer.

Šor, he reproached me; then I could have borne

ciful unto me: for my soul trusteth in

proacheth. it: neither was it he that hated me that

thee: yea, inc the shadow of thy wings

Nu. 16. 30.. did magnify himself against me; then I


will I make my refuge, until these calawould have hid myself from him;

nor, the

mities be overpast.

2 I will cry unto God Most High; unto my guide, and mine acquaintance.

h Ps. 73. 28. God that performeth all things for me. 14 We 8 took sweet counsel together, and

i Da. 6. 10. 3 He shall send from heaven, and save walkedunto the house of God in company.

Ac. 3.1. me $from the reproach of him that would

k Ps. 52. 2. 15 Let death seize upon them, and let

swallow me up. Selah. God shall send

i Mi. 7. 2. them go down quicky into n hell: for wick

forth his mercy and his truth.

m2 Ch.32.7,8. edness is in their dwellings, and among them. I



4. My soul is among lions; and I lie

My soul is among 16 Ask for me, I will call upon God; oor, pre

even among them that are set on fire, even and the LORD shall save me


| the sons of men, whose teeth are spears and 17 Evening, and morning, and at noon, kor, With

| arrows, and their tonguek a sharp sword. will I pray, and cry aloud; and he shall | whom also

15 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heahear my voice.

there be no vens; let thy glory be above all the earth. 18 He hath delivered my soul in peace

changes, 6 They have prepared a net? for my from the battle that was against me: for

yet they.. steps; my soul is bowed down: they have

I » Ps.73.5, &c. digged a pit before me, into the midst there were manym with me.

o Ps.108.1..5. whereof they are fallen themselves. Selah. 19 God shall hear and afflict them, even he

| 1 profaned. T that abideth of old. Selah. * Because they

y My heart is fixed, O God, my heart have no changes," therefore they fear not God. ?

I P Mat.6.25,30 is fixed; I will sing and give praise.

II Pe. 5. 7. 20 He hath put forth his hands against Luor gift

8 Awake up, my glory; awake psaltery such as be at peace with him; he hath Ps. 121. 3. Jan

and harp; I myself will awake early. a broken his covenant.

9 I will praise thee, O vor, Destroy the

Lord, among 21 The words of his mouth were smoother

not, A gold

y the people; I will sing unto thee among than butter, but war was in his heart: his en Psalm of

Of the nations. words were softer than oil, yet were they David.

1. 10 For thy mercy is great unto the drawn swords.

i men of | heavens, and thy truth unto the clouds. 22 Caste thy u burden upon the LORD, bloods and | 11 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heaand he shall sustain thee: hel shall never

deceit, vens : let thy glory be above all the earth.

phalve. suffer the righteous to be moved.

Pr. 10. 27.

PSALM LVIII. 23 But thou, O God, shalt bring them

• Ps. 21. 11.

To the chief Musician, v Al-taschith, Michtam down into the pit of destruction: T bloody

of David.

oor, a gold and deceitful men shall not p live out

| Do ye indeed speak righteousness, O

en Psalm half their days;" but I will trust in thee.

of David,

congregation? do ye judge uprightly, o PSALM LVI.

Ps. 16, title. ye sons of men ? To the chief Musician upon Jonath-elem. ti Sa. 21.11.

1 2 Yea, in hearts ye work wickedness; ye rechokim, o Michtam of David, when t the

29. 4. | weigh the violence of your hands in the earth. Philistines took him in Gath.

from the 3 The wicked are estranged from the BE merciful unto me, O God; for man belly. womb; they go astray Tas soon as they would swallow me up: he fighting - Ho. 8. 8. be born, speaking lies... daily, oppresseth me.

v Ro. 3. 13.

4 Theiro poison is o like the poison of 2 Mine Xenemies would daily swallow $ according

a serpent; they are like the deaf yadder me up: for they be many that fight against me, O thou Most High.

| that stoppeth her ear;

ness of. 3 What time I am afraid,w I will trust | Lor.

5 Which will not hearken to the voice 1x observers.

of charmers, B charming never so wisely. in thee.

Wor, asp.

w 1 Sa. 30. 6. 6 Break their teeth, O God, in their 4 In God I will praise his word; in

Bor, be the mouth; break out the great teeth of the God I have put my trust:* I will not

charmer young lions, O LORD. fear what flesh can do unto me.

never 80

Let them melty away as waters which 5 Every day they wrest my words :all cunning. run continually: when he bendeth his their thoughts are against me for evil. | - Lu. 12. 4,5. I bow to shoot his arrows, let them be as cut 6 They gather themselves together, they y Ex. 15. 15.

in pieces. hide themselves, they marka my steps,

: Lu. 11. 54.

8 As a snail which melteth, let every one when they wait for my soul.

a Pg. 37. 32.

6 Ec. 8. 8. of them pass away; like the untimely birth 7 Shall they escape by iniquity ?b in

escape by iniquity po, in c Pr. 10. 25. of a woman, that they may not see the sun. thine anger cast down the people, o God.


y as living 8 Thou tellest my wanderings: put thou

9 Before your pots can feel the thorns,

'as wrath. The shall take them away asc with a whirlmy tears into thy bottle: are they not in a Mal. 3. 16. wind, y both living, and in his wrath. . thy book pd

e Re.11.17,18). 10 'The righteous shall rejoice when ģ When I cry unto thee, then shall minePs. 68. 23. he seeth the vengeance: hey shall wash enemies turn back: this I know; forgy Ro. 8. 31. his feet in the blood of the wicked. God is for me.

-1 11 So that a man shall say, Verily there Prayer against enemies. PSALMS, LIX.-LXII. Mercies gratefully recollected. is B a reward for the righteous : verily he | B fruit of, Gilead is mine, and Manasseh is is a God that judgetha in the earth.

Is. 3. 10. mine; Ephraim also is the strength of PSALM LIX.

| a Ps. 9. 16. mine head; Judah is my lawgiver ; To the chief Musician, Al-taschith,6 Michtam Ps. 57, title. 8 Moab is my washpot; over Edom

of David; whenc Saul sent, and they | c1 Sa. 19. 11, will I cast out my shoe : Philistia watched the house to kill him.

tri. DELIVERd me from mine enemies, yor, over

&c. umph thou y because of me. O my God: Sdefend me from them that

an 9 Who will bring me into the strong

me: (by an city? who will lead me into Edom? rise up against me.

irony.) 2 Deliver me from the workers of ini. a Ps. 18. 48.

10 Wilt not thou, O God, which hadst quity, and save me from bloodye men.

| cast us off? and thou, O God, which didst

& city of 3 For, lo, they lie in wait for my soul; the

not go out with our armies ? strength.

11 Give us help from trouble: for vain mighty are gathered against me; noti for 5 set me on

is the n help of man. my transgression, nor for my sin, O LORD. high. 4 They run and prepare themselves e Ps. 139. 19. for he it is that shall tready down our

12 Through God we shall do valiantly, without my fault: awake to help me, 11 Sa. 24. 11,

whenemies. and behold.

17. 5 Thou, therefore, O LORD God of 7 salvation.


To the chief Musician upon Neginah, hosts, the God of Israel, awake to visit Is. 63. 3.

A Psalm of David. all the heathen: be not merciful to any | meet. HEAR my cry, O God; attend unto wicked transgressors. Selah.

h Pr. 12. 18. my prayer. 6 They return at evening: they make a i Is. 54. 11.

1 2 From the end of the earth will I cry noise like a dog, and go round about the city. ; Ps. 2. 4.

unto thee, when my heart is overwhelm7 Behold, they belch out with their k Pr. 18. 10.

ed :i lead me to the rock that is higher mouth: swords are in their lips; for high place. than I. who, say they, doth hear?

Xor, make 3 For thou hast been a shelter for me, 8 But thou, O LORD, shalt laugh at them; my refuge. and a strong towerk from the enemy. thou shalt have all the heathen in derision. | 1Ps. 21. 3. 4 I will abide in thy tabernacle for

9 Because of his strength will I wait lu observers, ever; I will a trust in the covert of thy upon thee: for God is my k defence.

Ps. 56. 2. wings. Selah. 10 The God of my mercy shall prevent' \ m Ge.4.12.15.) 5 For thou, O God. hast heard my me: God shall let me see my desire upon Re. 9. 6. vows: thou hast given me the heritage of mine u enemies.

| v shalt add those that fear thy name. 11 Slaym them not, lest my people for

days to the 6 Thou wilt prolong the king's life; get: scatter them by thy power; and bring days of and his years as many generations. them down, O Lord our shield.

the king.

y He shall abide before God for ever: 12 Forn the sin of their mouth, and the generation O prepare mercy and truth,' which may words of their lips, let them even be taken and gene preserve him. in their pride; and for cursing and lying ration.

8 So will I sing praise unto thy name for n Pr. 12. 13.

ever, that I may daily perform my vows. 13 Consume them in wrath, consume

o Ps. 43. 3. them, that they may not be; and r let them



91 Ch.25.1,3. To the chief Musician, tog Jeduthun, know that God ruleth in Jacob unto the

A Psalm of David. ends of the earth. Selah.

por, only. IT'RULY my soul o waiteth upon God :

ois silent, 14 And at evening let them return, and

Ps. 65. 1. | from him cometh my salvation. let them make a noise like a dog, and go to eat. L.2 He only is my rock and my salvaround about the city

Is. 65. 13. tion; he is my • defence : I shall not ber 15 Let them wander up and down for

10 high-place. greatly moved.

high-place. meat, X and grudge if they be not satisfied. Ps. 37. 24. 3 How long will ye imagine mischief 16 But I will sing of thy power; yea, I Mi. 7. 8.

against a man? ye shall be slain all of will sing aloud of thy mercy in the morn xor, if they

you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as ing :' for thou hast been my defence and

be not satisrefuge in the day of my trouble.

à tottering fence. fied, then

they will 1. 4 They only, consult to cast him down 17 Untot thee, O my strength, will I they

stay all

from his excellency; they delight in lies : sing: for God is my defence, and the

night. | they bless with their mouth, but they 8 Pš. 30. 5. curse y inwardly. Selah.

t Ps. 18. 1. T5 My soul, wait thou only upon God: To the chief Musician upon u Shushan-eduth, v in their in- for my expectation is from him.

B Michtam of David, to teach; when v he strove with Aram-naharaim, and with

ward parts. 6 He only is my rock and my salvation : Aram-zobah, when Joab returned, and

na / u Ps. 80, title. he is my defence: I shall not be moved. smote of Édom in the Valley of Salt,

| Bor, a gold. I y In God is my salvation, and my glory: twelve thousand.

en Psalm. I the rock of my strength, and my refuge,

v 2 Sa.8.3..13. is in God. O GOD, thou w hast cast us off, thou


. hast Y scattered us, thou hast been dis

. 8 Trust in him at all times; ye people,

w Ps. 44. 9. pleased; O turn* thyself to us again.

y broken.

| poury out your heart before him: God is 2 Thou hast made the earth to tremble; * La.3.31,32. a refuge for us. Selah. thou hast broken it: healthe breaches Zec. 10. 6.) 9 Surely men of low degree are vanity, thereof; for it shaketh. .

yl Sa. 1. 15. and men of high degree are a lie: to be 3 Thou hast shewed thy people a hard | = 2 Ch. 7. 14. laid in the balance, they are 8 altogether things; thou hast made us to b drink the .Je. 30. 17. | lighter than vanity. wine of astonishment.

oor, alike. I 10 Trust not in oppression, and become

a Ps. 71. 20. 4 Thou hast given a bannerc to them

not vain in robbery: if riches increase,

Is.51.17,22. that fear thee, that it may be displayed 02. 2:43-4. set not your heart upon them. because of the truth. Selah. . a Ps. 103. 6. 1 11 God hath spoken once; twice have

5 Thate thy beloved may be delivered, &c. I heard this, that 5 powere belongeth unto save with thy right hand, and hear me. Šor, strength. God.

6 God hath spoken in his holiness : Il é Ré. 19. 1. | 12 Also unto thee, O Lord, belongeth will rejoice; I will divide Shechem, and 12 Co, 5.10. mercy: fort thou renderest to every man mete out the valley of Succoth.

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Devout affections and prayers. PSALMS, LXIII.-LXVI. Praise for deliverance. PSALM LXIII.

| a1 Sa. 22. 5. ends of the earth, and of them that are A Psalm of David, when a he was in the wil

23. 14..16. afar off upon the sea : derness of Judah.

Pr. 8. 17.

16 Which by his strength setteth fast the O GOD, thou art my God; earlywill. Ca. 3; 1;.3. mountains ; being girded with power: I seek thee: my soul thirstethc for thee,

In Whicha stilleth the noise of the seas,

John 7. 37. my flesh: longeth for thee in a dry and

d Mat. 8. 26.

the noise of their waves, and the tumult B thirsty land, ywhere no water is;

of the people. 2 To seee thy power and thy glory, 50


18 They also that dwell in the uttermost as I have seen thee in the sanctuary.

y without

parts are afraid at thy tokens : thou mak. 3 Because thy lovingkindness ise bet

Is. 41. 17. est the outgoings of the morning and ter than life, my lips shall praise thee.

e Ps. 27. 4. evening to 8 rejoice. 4 Thus will I bless thee while I live; Ps. 84.2, 11. 9 Thou visitest the earth, and Swaterest it: I will lift up my hands in thy name.

Is. 60. 13. thougreatly enrichest it with theriver of God, 5 My soul shall be satisfied as with y Ps. 30. 5. which is full of water: thou preparest them n marrow and fatness; and my mouth 1 John 3.2. corn, when thou hast so provided for it. shall praise thee with joyful lips :

sor, sing. l 10 Thou waterest the ridges thereof 6 When I remember thee upon my bed, sor, after abundantly; thou settlest the furrows and meditate on thee in the night watches. thou hadst thereof; thou k makest it soft with show

7 Because thou hast been my help, there made it to ers; thou blessest the springing thereof. fore in the shadow of thy wings will I rejoice. desire rain,

lí Thou crownest the year 1 with thy 8 My soul followeth hard after thee: h Ca. 1. 4. goodness; and thy paths drop fatness. thyk right hand upholdeth me.

In fatness. 12 They drop upon the pastures of the 9 But those that seek my soul, to destroy / i Ca. 5. 2. wilderness; and the little hills u rejoice it, shall go into the lower parts of the earth.

O or, causest on every side. 10 They shall v fall by the sword ; they rain to de. shall be a portion for foxes.

| 13 The pastures are clothed with flocks ;

scend into the valleys also are covered over with 11 But the king shall rejoice in God; k dissolvest corn: they" shout for joy, they also sing. every one that sweareth m by him shall it.

PSALM LXVI. glory; but the mouth of them that speak of. w To the chief Musician, A Song or Psalm. lies shall be stopped. ..

k Ps. 18. 35. MAKE a joyful noise unto God, all PSALM LXIV.

Mare girded Ti ye lands. Tr To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

with joy. | 2 Sing forth the honour of his name ; HEAR my voice, O God, in my prayer: v make him make his praise glorious. preserve my life from fear of the enemy.

run out 3 Say unto God, How terrible art thou 2 Hide me from the secret counselo of like water in thy works! through the greatness of the wicked; from the insurrection of the by the thy power shall thine enemies P submit workers of iniquity :.

hands of

themselves unto thee. 3 Whop whet their tongue like a sword, the sword.

4 All the earth shall worship thee, and and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, iCa. 2. 15. shall sing unto thee; they shall sing to even bitter words;

m Is. 65. 16.

thy name. Selah. 4 That they may shoot in secret at the * Is. 55. 12.

. 5 Come and see the works of God: he perfect: suddenly do they shoot at him, " the earth.

is terrible in his doing toward the chil. and fear not.

o Ge. 49. 6. dren of men. ; 5 They? encourage themselves in an evil plie, or, 6 Her turned the sea into dry land : & matter: they commune of laying snares yield feign- they went through the flood on foot: there privily; they say, Who shall see them? ed obedi.

did we rejoice in him. 6 They search out iniquities; they

Ps. 81. 15.

He ruleth by his power for ever; his accomplish • a diligent search: both the

eyes behold the nations : let not the reinward thought of every one of them, and

a Pr.1.11..13.) bellious exalt themselves. Selah. the heart, is deep.

r Ex. 14. 21. 80 bless our God, ye people, and make But God shall shoot at them with an Šor, speech. the voice of his praise to be heard;.. arrow; suddenly x shall they be wounded.

o to hide.

9 Which holdeth our soul in life, and 8 So they shall make their own tongue Tor, we are suffereth not our feet to be moved. to fall upon themselves : all that see them consumed

10 For thou, O God, hast proved us : shall flee away.

by that

thou hast tried’us, as silver is tried. 9 And all men shall fear, and shall

which car, and shall

11 Thou broughtest us into thet net; declare the work of God: for they shall

they have

thou laidst affliction upon our loins. wisely consider of his doing.


searched. 12 Thou hast caused men to ride over 10 The righteous shall be glad in the

da search our heads : we went through fire and LORD, and shall trust in him; and all searched. through water; but thou broughtest us the upright in heart shall glory.

x their

| out into a ß wealthy place. PSALM LXV.


13 I will go into thy house with burnt

shall be. To the chief Musician, A Psalm and Song

offerings; I will pay thee my vows,

y putteth. of David.

s Is. 48. 10.

14 Which my lips have o uttered, and my PRAISE Ywaiteth for thee, O God, in Sion;

11 Pe. 1.7.

mouth hath spoken, when I was in trouble. and unto thee shall the vow be performed. tHo. 7. 12. 15 I will offer unto thee burnt sacrifices

20 thou that hearest prayer, unto thee B moist. of Sfatlings, with the incense of rams: 1 shall all flesh come.

yis silent, will offer bullocks with goats. Selah. 3 Iniquities n prevail against me: as Ps. 62.1. 16 Come and hear, all ye that fear for our transgressions, thou shalt" purge

8 opened. God, and I will declare what he hath them away.


done for my soul. 4 Blessed is the man whom thou choosest,

n words, or,

| 17 I cried unto him with my mouth,

matters of and causest to approach unto thee, that he


| and he was extolled with my tongue. may dwell in thy courts : we shall be « Ps.34.2..11. 18 If* I regard iniquity in my heart, satisfied with the goodness of thy house, JulJno. 1.7.9.) the Lord will not hear me : even of thy holy temple...

w Ps. 63.5.1 19 But verily God hath heard me; he 5 By terribley things in righteousness « Pr. 28. 9. hath attended to the voice of my prayer. wilt thou answer us, o God of our salva- y Ps. 45. 4. 20 Blessed be God, which hath not turn, tion; who art the confidence of all the

-ed away my prayer, nor his mercy from me. Mercies entreated and recorded. PSALMS, LXVII.-LXIX. Praise and petitions. PSALM LXVII. .

| a De. 32. 39. / 20 He that is our God is the God of To the chief Musician on Neginoth,

Re. 1. 18. salvation; and a unto GOD the Lord A Psalm or Song.

ONu. 6. 25. I belong the issues from death. GOD be merciful unto us, and bless us;

3. c Ps. 4. 6.

21 But God shall woundd the head of and cause his face to shine Bupon us. Selah. B with.

his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such 2 That thy way may be known upon a Hab. 3. 13. an one as goeth on still in his trespasses. earth, thy saving health among alle nations. Mat. 28. 19. 22 The Lord said, I will bring again 3 Let the people praise thee, O God; Nu. 21. 33. I for

from Bashan;I will bring my people o let all the people praise thee.

g Ex. 14. 22.

again from the depths of the sea : 4 O let the nations be glad, and sing for ons be glad and sing for yor, red.

123 That thy foot may be y dipped in the joy; for thou shalt judge the people

h Is. 63. 1..

• bloodof thine enemies, and the tongue righteously, and 8 govern the nations

8 lead.

of thy dogs in the same. upon earth. Selah.

i Le. 26.4.

| 24 They have seen thy goings, O God; 5 Let the people praise thee, O God;

Eze. 34. 27.)
Ho. 2.21,22.

2 even the goings of my God, my King, in let all the people praise thee.

k Re. 15. 2.3. the sanctuary. 6 Theni shall the earth yield her increase; 1 7 Ps: 22: 22.1 25 The singerst went before, the players and God, even our own God, shall bless us.

Cor. ye that on instruments followed after; among them 7 God'shall bless us; and all’ the ends

are of." | were the damsels playing with timbrels. of the earth shall fear him.

m Nu. 10.35.1 26 Bless ye God in the congregations; PSALM LXVIII.

Is. 33. 3.

even the Lord from the fountain of Israel. To the chief Musician, A Psalm or

27 There is little Benjamin with their

nor, with Song of David.

'their com. ruler, the princes of Judah n and their LETm God arise, let his enemies bel pany. council, the princes of Zebulun, and the scattered: let them also that hate him from his princes of Naphtali. flee before him.

| face.

28 Thy God hath commanded thy 2 Asn smoke is driven away, so drive them n Ho. 13. 3. strength :P strengthen, o God, that which away: as waxo melteth before the fire, so let Mi. 1. 4. thou hast wrought for us. the wicked perish at the presence of God. P Is. 40. 31. 29 Because of thy temple at Jerusalem

3 But let the righteous be glad : let 41 Th. 5. 16. shall kings bring presents unto thee. them rejoice before God; yea, let them krejoice 30 Rebuke the company of spearmen, K exceedingly rejoice.

with glad. the multitude of the bulls, with the calves 4 Sing unto God, sing praises to his l. ness. of the people, till every one submit himname: extol him that rideth upon the

Xor, the

self with pieces of silver: Mi scatter thou heavens by his name JAH, and rejoice

beasts of the people that delight in war.

the reeds, before him.

131 Princes shall come out of Egypt; 5 A father of the fatherless, and

Je, 51. 32. the fatherless," and a judge

jusuor, he scat-unto God.

Ethiopiat shall soon stretch out her hands of the widows, is God in his holy habitation.

tereth. 6 God setteth the solitary in v families : Jes 49. u. 32 Sing unto God, ye kingdoms of the her bringeth out those which are bound • Is.19.18..25 earth; O sing praises unto the Lord; Selah : with chains; but the rebellious dwell in * Zep. 3. 10. 33 To him that rideth upon the heavens a dry land.

Ac. 8. 27. of heavens, which were of old: lo, he doth :70 God, when thou wentest forth be- I va house. send out his voice, and that a mighty voice. fore thy people, when thou didst march u Ps. 107. 10. 34 Ascribe ye strength unto God : his through the wilderness ; Selah:

it give. ... excellency is over Israel, and his strength 8 The earth" shook, the heavens also

v Hab. 3. 13. is in the é clouds. dropped at the presence of God: even por, ?

the presence of Godeven por, heavens.] 35 0 God, thou art terrible* out of thy Sinair itself was moved at the presence of 18: 16. holy places: the God of Israel is hey that

*Ex. 15. 11. God, the God of Israel.

giveth strength and power unto his people.

y Is. 45. 24. 9 Thou, O God, didst o send a plentiful

o shake out.

Blessed be God. rain, whereby thou didst confirm thine

: De.11.11..14

PSALM LXIX. inheritance, when it was weary. .


To the chief Musician upona Shoshannim, 10 Thy congregation hath dwelt there a Ps.45, title.' a.

A Psalm of David. in: thou, O God, hast prepared of thy Mat. 11.5. SAVE me, O God; for the waters are goodness for the poor.

p army.

come in unto my soul. 11 The Lord gave the word; great was x the mire of 2 I sink in x deep mire, where there is the o company of those that published it. the depth. no standing: I am come into B deep 12 Kings of armies y did flee apace; and I did flee.

floods overflow me. she that tarried at home divided the spoil.' did flee. . 3 I am weary of my crying; my throat

13 Though ye have lien among the pots, B depth of. is dried : mine eyes fail while I wait for yet shall ye be as the wings of a dove covered c Ps. 81. 6. my God. with silver, and her feathers with yellow gold. d John 15.25. 4 Theyd that hate me without a causo 14 Whene the Almighty scattered kings

cJos.12.1,&c. are more than the hairs of mine head : Yin it, it was white as snow in Salmon. yor, for her, they that would destroy me, being mine 15 The hill of God is as the hill of Ba

she was.

enemies wrongfully, are mighty: then I

| 11 Ki. 9.3. shan; an high hill, as the hill of Bashan.

restored that which I took not away. 16 Why leap ye, ye high hills? thist is

& guiltiness.

50 God, thou knowest my foolishness; the hill which Ğod desireth to dwell in;

Šor, many

and my sins are not hid from thee. yea, the LORD will dwell in it for ever. I


6 Let not them that wait on thee, O 17 The chariots of God are twenty thou- i . De 19;. Lord God of hosts, be ashamed for my sand, even Sthousandss of angels: the Lord

Ep. 4. 8.

sake į let not those that seek thee be conis among them as in Sinai, in the holy place. i A.: 2.4: 33.founded for my sake, O God of Israel.

18 Thouk hast ascended on high, thou j John 7.5.1 7 Because for thy sake I have borne hast led captivity captive: thou hast nin the man. reproach: shame hath covered my face. received gifts n for men; yea, for the k1C0.6.9..11.). 8 II am become a stranger unto my rebellious * also, that the LORD God iTi.1.13,15. brethren, and an alien unto my mother's might dwell' among them.

i Re. 21. 3. children. 19 Blessed be the Lord, who daily n John 2. 17. 9 Form the zeal of thine house hath eaten loadeth us with benefits, even the God of | n Ro. 15. 3. me up; and” the reproaches of them that our salvation. Selah.

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12 O Gonzaste for my helped and con.

Messiah's sufferings and triumphs. PSALMS, LXX., LXXI. Confidence and thanksgiving.

10 Whena I wept, and chastened my soul | a Ps.35.13,&c 4 Let all those that seeko theec rejoice with fasting, that was to my reproach. La. 3. 25. and be glad in thee: and let such as love

11 I made sackcloth also my garment; Ps. 97. 12. thy salvation say continually, Let God and I became a proverb to them.

Is. 61. 10. be magnified. 12 They that sit in the gate speak against | B drinkers

5 But I am poor and needy; make haste me; and I was the song of the Bdrunkards.

of strong

| unto me, O God: thou art my help and my 13 But as for me, my prayer is unto drink. deliverer; O LORD, make no tarrying. thee, O LORD, in an acceptabled time: d Is. 49. 8.


PSALM LXXI. O God, in the multitude of thy mercy | 2 Co. 6.2.

TINS thee, O LORD, do I put my trust; hear me, in the truth of thy salvation. le He. 5. 7. | let me never be put to confusion.

14 Deliver me out of the mire, and let me Ps. 31. 1..3. 2 Deliver me in thy righteousness, and not sink: let me be delivered from them . Ps. 34. 15. cause me to escape: incline thine earg that hate me, and out of the deep waters. *

Is. 43. 1, 2.

unto me, and save me. 15 Let' not the waterflood overflow me, y to me for a 13 Be thou ymy strong habitation, whereneither let the deep swallow me up, and let rock of ha- unto i I may continually resort: thou not the pitk shut her mouth upon me. bitation. hast given commandment to save me; for

16 Hear me, O LORD; for thy loving i Pr. 18. 10. thou art my rock and my fortress. . kindness is good : turn? unto me according k Ps. 16. 10. 4 Deliver me, O my God, out of the to the multitude of thy tender mercies.

Ac. 2.24,&c. hand of the wicked, out of the hand of the 17 And hide not thy face from thy servant;

i Ps. 86. 16.

unrighteous and cruel man. for I am in trouble: "Shear me speedily.

Mi. 7. 19.

5 For thou art my hope, m O Lord GOD: 18 Draw nigh unto my soul, and redeem

8 make haste thou art my trust from my youth. it: deliver me, because of miné enemies.

to hear me.

16 Byn thee have I been holden up from 19 Thou hast known myo reproach, and n Je, 177, 17 the womb: thou art he that took me out

' n Ps. 22.9, 10. my shame, and my dishonour: mine ad

Is. 46. 3, 4.

: of my mother's bowels: mye praise shall versaries are all before thee.

Ps. 22. 6, 7. be continually of thee. 20 Reproach hath broken my heart, and Is. 53. 3. 1 Ty I am as a wonder9 unto many: but I am full of heaviness: and I' looked He. 12.2. thou art my strong refuge. for some to take pity, but there was none; p Ps. 145.1, 2. 8 Let my mouth be filled with thy and for comforters, but I found none.

q Zec. 3. 8. praise and with thy honour all the day. 21 Theyt gave me also gall for my meat; and "Is. 63.5. | 9 Cast me not off in the time of old age; in my thirst they gave me vinegar to drink. Šiament forsake me not when my strength faileth.

22 Lets their table become a snare be with me. I 10 For mine enemies speak against me; fore them: and that which should have

Mar. 14.50.1 and they that n lay wait for my soul take been for their welfare, let it become a trap.

t Mat. 27. 34,1


9, counselo together, 23 Let their eyes be darkened, that they Ino 19. 20.301 11 Saying, God hath forsaken him : see not; and make their loins continually - Ro.11.8..10. persecute and take him; for there is none to shake.

n watch, or,

to deliver him. 24 Pour out-thine indignation upon them,


12 O God, be not far from me: O my and let thy wrathful anger take hold of them. I v2 Sa.17.1,&c God, make haste for my help.

25 Let their habitation bey desolate; Mat. 27. 1. | 13 Let them be confounded and conand let k none dwell in their tents.

w2 Co. 3. 14. sumed that are adversaries to my soul; 26 Fora they persecute him whom thou x1 Th.2.15,16 let them be covered with reproach and hast smitten;a and they talk to the grief O palace. dishonour that seek my hurt. of those whom thou hast wounded. y Mat. 23.38.! 14 But I will hope continually, and

27 Addm iniquity unto their iniquity; and there not will yet praise thee more and more. let them not come into thy righteousness. be a dweller. 15 My mouth shall shew forth thy

28 Let them beblotted out of the book of the 2 Zec. 1. 15. righteousness and thy salvation all the living, and not be written with the righteous. a Is. 53. 4. 29 But I am poor and sorrowful: let a thu

16 I will go in the strength of the Lord thy salvation, O God, set me up on high. wounded. GOD: I will make mention of thy right

30 I will praise thename of God with a song, uor, punish. eousness, even of thine only. and will magnify him with thanksgiving.

ment of

| 17 O God, thou hast taught me from my 31 This also shall please the LORD iniquity, youth: and hitherto have I declared thy better than an ox or bullock that hath Mat. 23.36. wondrous works. horns and hoofs.

0 Re. 13. 8. 1 18 Now also, when I am olde and grey. 32 The Thumble shall see this, and be cPs. 139. 17. headed, O God, forsake me not, until I have glad: and your heart shall live that seek God.

d Is.45. 24,25.

shewed P thy strength unto this generation,

| Phi. 3. 9. 33 For the LORD heareth the poor, and

and thy power to every one that is to come. despiseth not his prisoners.

v unto old

19 Thy righteousness also, O God, is 34 Let the heaven and earth praise him, the age and

very high, who hast done great things :

grey hairs. seas, and every thing that o moveth therein.

e Is. 46. 4.

O God, who is like unto thee! 35 For God will save Zion, and will

20 Thou, which hast shewed me great buildo the cities of Judah; that they may

mor, meek.

and sore troubles, shalth quicken me dwell there, and have it in possession.

p thine arm.
Is. 55. 9.

again, and shalt bring me up again from 36 The seed also of his servants shall

the depths of the earth. inherit it; and they that love his name

o creepeth.

ở 36 35.1 21 Thou shalt increase my greatness, shall dwell therein.

°36 | and comfort me on every side.


h Ho. 6.1, 2.) 22 I will also praise thee with the To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, i John 14.23.psaltery,k even thy truth, O my God: tol bring to remembrance.

Re. 21. 27. Junto thee will I sing with the harp, O MAKEn haste, o God, to deliver me; instrument thou Holy One of Israel. make baste to help me, O LORD. I of psaltery. , 23 My lips shall greatly rejoice when

2 Let them be ashamed and confounded k Ps. 150. 3. I sing unto thee; and my soul, which that seek after my soul: let them be 1 Ps. 38, title. thou hast redeemed turned backward, and put to confusion, m Ps. 92. 3. .. .24 My tongue also shall talk of thy that desire my hurt. .

» Ps.40.13..17 righteousness all the day long: for they 3 Let them be turned back for a reward | my help. I are confounded, for they are brought of their shame that say, Aha, aha!

- unto shame, that seek my hurt.

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