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PSALMS, LXXII.-LXXIV. Prosperity of the wicked. PSALM LXXII.
| Bor, of. 1 10 Therefore his people return hither; and A Psalm B for Solomon.
Ps.127,title. waters of a full cup are wrung out to them. GIVEа the king thy judgments, O God, a1 Ki.1.36,37. 11 And they say, How doth God know? and thy righteousness unto the king's son.' Job 22. 13. and is there knowledge in the Most High? 2 Học shall judge thy people with right Ps. 94. 7.
12 Behold, these are the ungodly, who eousness, and thy poor with judgment.
c Is. 11. 2..5.
o; prosper in the world; they increase in riches. 3 The mountainsd shall bring peace to the
32. 1, 17.1 d Ps. 85. 11.
113 Verilye I have cleansed my heart in people, and the little hills, by righteousness. le Job 9.27 31. vain, and washed my hands in innocency. 4 He shall judge the poor of the people,
| 14 For all the day long have I been
y my chas. he shall save the children of the needy, ??
plagued, and y chastened every morning.. and shall break in pieces the oppressor. I
15 If I say, I will speak thus; behold, 5 They shall fear thee as long as thesunand Is. 51.12,13. I should offend against the generation of moon endure, throughout all generations. | Re. 12. 10. | thy children.
6 He shall come down like rain upong the 92 Sa. 23. 4. 1. 16 When I thought to know this, it was mown grass; as showers that water the earth. Hos. 6.3. | 8 too painful for me,
7 In his days shall the righteous flou- s babour in | 17 Until I went into the sanctuary of rish; and abundance of peace Śso long mine eyes. God; then understood I their end... as the moon endureth.
18 Surely thou didst set them in slip8 Hei shall have dominion also from be no moon. pery places : thou castedst them down sea to sea, and from the river unto the ... Ps. 37. 38.
into destruction. ends of the earth.
1. 19 How are they brought into desola9 They that dwell in the wilderness
* tion as in a moment! they are utterly shall bow before him; and. his enemies
k Mi. 7. 17.
consumed with terrors. shall lick the dust.
1 Is. 29. 7, 8.1 20 As a dream when one awaketh; so, 10 Them kings of Tarshish and of the m 2 Ch. 9.21.1 O Lord, when thou awakest, thou shalt isles shall bring presents: the kings of Mat. 2. 11. despise their image. Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts.
n Is. 49.7,23. 21 Thus my heart was grieved, and I 11 Yea, all kings shall fall down" be- n I knew not. was pricked in my reins. fore him; all nations shall serve him. • Is. 41. 17. 22 So foolish was I, and nignorant; I 12 For he shall deliver the needy
He. 7. 25.
was as a beast before thee. when he crieth; the poor also, and him O with. 23 Nevertheless, I am continually with that hath no helper.
Ps. 48. 14. thee; thou hast holden me by my right hand. 13 He shall spare the poor and needy, 4 Re. 1. 18. | 24 Thou shalt guide me with thy counand shall save the souls of the needy.
sel, and afterward receive me to glory. 14 He shall redeem their soul from give. 25 Whom have I in heaven but thee ? deceit and violence: and precious shall r 2 Ch. 9. 1. and there is nono upon earth that I desire their blood be in his sight.
rock. beside thee. 15. And he shall live & and to him Kshall • La. 3. 24. | 26 My flesh and my heart faileth : but be given of the gold of Sheba :" prayer. Jude 23 God is the strength of my heart, and
u Hos.14.5.. also shall be made for him continually ; |
my portions for ever. and daily shall he be praised.
27 For, lo, they that are far from thee 16 There shall be an handful of corn in v as a son to
shall perish; thou hast destroyed all the earth upon the top of the mountains;
them that go a whoring from thee. the fruit thereof shall shake like Lebanon:
28 But it is good for me to draw near to and" they of the city shall flourish like
God: I have put my trust in the Lord
ever. grass of the earth.
| 7 or, A Psalm] COD, that I may declare all thy w
GOD, that I may declare all thy works. 17 His name shall Mendure for ever : /? his name shall be v continued as long as
Maschil 7 of Asaph. the sun; and men shall be blessedo in
O GOD, why hast thou cast us off for him: all nations shall call him blessed.
v Ep. 1.3.
| ever ? why doth thine anger smoke against 18 Blessed be the LORD God, the God of WE: 15. ii. I the sheep of thy pasture ? Israel, who only' doeth wondrous things. / * Re. 5. 13. 2 Remember thy congregation, which
19 And blessed be his glorious name por, tribe. thou hast purchased of old; the prod of for ever: and let the whole earth be Nu. 14. 21. thine inheritance, which thou hast refilled y with his glory. Amen, and Amen. Hab. 2. 14. deemed; this mount Zion, wherein thou
20 The prayers of David the son of oor, for. hast dwelt. Jesse, are ended.
Tor, Yet. 1.3 Lift up thy feet unto the perpetual PSALM LXXIII.
2 La. 2.7, &c. desolations ;. even all that the enemy hath A Psalm o of Asaph.
$ clean of done wickedly in the sanctuary.. to ]
4 Thines enemies roar in the midst to such as are o of a clean heart.
Ps. 18. 26. of thy congregations; they set up their
Mat. 5. 8. 2 But as for me, my feet were almost
ensigns for signs. gone; my_steps had well nigh slipped...
a Ps. 37. 1. 5A man was famous according as he 3 For I was enviousa at the foolish,
Ja. 4. 5. I had lifted up axes upon the thick trees. when I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
fat. 16 But now they break down the carved 4 For there are no bands in their death; 4 sent thy work thereof at once with axes and hammers. but their strength is x firm.
sanctuary 1 7 They have y cast fire into thy sanctu5 They are not in B trouble as other men ;l into the ary ; they have defiled by casting down the neither are they plagued y like other men.
dwelling place of thy name to the ground. 6 Therefore pride compasseth them | B the trou. 8 They said in their hearts, Let us & deabout as a chain; violence covereth them
stroy them together: they have burned up as a garment.
y with. all the synagogues of God in the land. ng Their eyes stand out with fatness : 8 break. 9 We see not our signs: there is no they have more than heart could wish. 6 Ps. 109. 18. more any prophet: neither is there among
8 They are corrupt, and speak wickedly Śpass the us any that knoweth how long. concerning oppression: they speake loftily. thoughts of 10 O God, how long shall the adversary
9 They set their mouth against the hea- the heart. reproach? shall the enemy blaspheme vens; and their tongue walketh through Jude 16. thy name for ever? the earth.
-- ii Why withdrawest thou thy hand,
and of the eart shall Moned as 104 instruct
Supplications and thanksgivings. PSALMS, LXXV.-LXXVIII. The Divine government. even thy right hand ? pluck it out of thy I a Zec. 12. 4. the chariot and horsea are cast into a bosom.
Ps. 44. 4. dead sleep. 12 For God is my King of old, work-li Je: 10.7. 7 Thou, even thou, art to be feared ; ing salvation in the midst of the earth..
| and whod may stand in thy sight when
e Ex. 14. 21. 13 Thoue didst B divide the sea by thy
once thou art angry? strength : thou brakests the heads of the l'Is. 51.9, 10. 8 Thou didst cause judgment to be heard y dragons in the waters.
Eze. 29. 3. | from heaven; the earth feared, and was still, 14 Thou brakest the heads of leviathan yor, whales. | 9 When God arose to judgment, to save in pieces, and gavest him to be meath to 9 Ex. 19. 10, all the meek of the earth. Selah.. the people inhabiting the wilderness.
&c. | 10 Surely the wrath of man' shall 15 Thou didst cleavek the fountain and the
h Nu. 14. 9. praise thee: the remainder of wrath
i Da.3.19,28. shalt thou restrain. flood: thou driedstm up & mighty rivers.
k Ex. 17.5, 6. 16 The day is thine, the night also is thine:
H. 11 Vow, and pay unto the LORD your God:
| Nu. 20. 11. thou hast prepared the light and the sun. | iPg. 65. 7.
1. let all that be round about him bring pre17 Thou hast set all the borders of the m Jog.3.13,&c. sents Sunto him that ought to be feared. earth: thou hast maden summer and winter. Le rivers of 1 12 Her shall cut off the spirit of princes :
18 Remember this, that the enemy hath strength. The is terrible to the kings of the earth. reproached, O LORD, and that the fooleto
- $ to fear.
PSALM LXXVII. ish people have blasphemed thy name.
To the chief Musician, to p Jeduthun,
» Ps. 2.5, 10. 19 O deliver not the soul of thy turtle
A Psalm of Asaph, dove? unto the multitude of the wicked :
n them. I CRIED unto God with my voice, even forget not the congregation of thy poor
0 P8.94. 7, 8. unto God with my voice; and he gave
p Ps. 62, title. ear unto me. for ever.
O or, for. 20 Have respect unto the covenant :
12 In the day of my trouble I sought the
9 Ca. 2. 14. for the dark places of the earth are full Ge: 12-28] Lord: myksore ran in the night, and ceased of the habitations of cruelty,
Le. 26. 45.
not: my soul refused to be comforted. 21 O let not the oppressed return asham 2 Sa. 23. 5.
| 3 I remembered God, and was troubled : ed: let the poor and needy praise thy name. Ps. 106. 45. I complained, and my spirito was over22 Arise, O God, plead thine own cause :
Je.33.20,21.) whelmed. Selah. remember how the foolish man reproach
He. 8. 10. 4 Thou holdest mine eyes waking: I eth thee daily.
Khand. am so troubled that I cannot speak. 23 Forget not the voice of thine ene
1,5 I have considered the days of old, mies: the tumult of those that rise up
La.3.17,&c.| the years of ancient times. against thee increaseth continually.
t De. 32. 7. | 6 I call to remembrance my songin
1s. 63. 11. | the night: I commune with mine own PSALM LXXV.
+ Ps. 42. 8. To the chief Musician, u Al-taschith,«
heart, and my spirit made diligent - search.
ascendeth, A Psalm or Song v of Asaph.
Will the Lord cast off fory ever? UNTO thee, O God, do we give thanks, | v Ps. 4. 4. and will he be favourable no more? unto thee do we give thanks : for that thy w La. 3. 40. 18 Is his mercy clean gone for ever? name is near, thy wondrous works declare. luor, Destroy doth his promise fail # for evermore ?
2 - When 'I shall receive the congrega- | not. 19 Hath God forgottens to be gracious ? tion, I will judge a uprightly.
* Pg. 57, title. hath he in anger shut up his tender mer3 The earth and all the inhabitants | y Ps. 74. 1. Tenine inhohito
cies? Selah. thereof are dissolved: I bear up the La.3.31,32., 10_and I said, This is my infirmity : pillars of it. Selah.
| but I will remember the years of the right 4 I said unto the fools, Deal not foolishly; \ to genera. | hand of the Most High. and to the wicked, Lift not up thed horn: tion and ge-l 11 I will rememberthe works of the LORD;
5 Lift not up your horn on high : speak neration. surely I will remember thy wonders of old. not with a stiff neck.
z Is. 49. 15.
12 I will meditate also of all thy work, 6 For promotion cometh neither from the leor, shall I and talk of thy doings. east, nor from the west, nor from the south: take a set 1 13 Thy way, o God, ise in the sanctu
y But God is the judge; hel putteth time. | ary: whos is so great a God as our God! down one, and setteth up another.
a 2 Sa. 23.3,4. 14 Thou art the God that doest won. 8 For in the hand of the LORD there is o Ps. 31. 22. ders: thou hast declared thy strength a cup, and the wine is red; it is full of c Ps. 111. 4. among the people.
Zec. 1. 21. 15 Ihou hast with thine arm redeemed thy mixture, and he poureth out of the same: but the dregs thereof, all the wicked of the e Ps. 68. 24. | people, the sons of Jacob and Joseph. Selab.
o desert. earth shall wring them out, and drink them.
16 The watersi saw thee, O God, the 9 But I will declare for ever; I will
JEZ. 15. 11, / waters saw thee: they were afraid ; the sing praises to the God of Jacob.
depths also were troubled.
91 Sa. 2.7,8. 10 Allk the horns of the wicked also h Re. 14.9, 10.
17 The clouds poured out water; the will I cut off; but the horns of the right Hab.3.8,&c. skies sent out a sound : thine arrows also eous shall be exalted.
k Ps. 101. 8. went abroad. PSALM LXXVI.
I were pour.
18 The voice of thy thunder was in To the chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm ed forth the heaven: the lightnings lightened the or Song $ of Asaph.
with water. world: the earth trembled and shook. INm Judahn is God known; his name 12 Sa. 22. 14.. 19 Thy way is in the sea, and thy path is great in Israel.
por, for in the great waters, and thy footsteps are 2 Ino Salem also is his tabernacle, and m Ps: 48.1,&c. not known. his dwelling place in Zion.
n De. 4.7, 8. 20 Thou Pleddest thy people like a 3 Thereq brake he the arrows of the o Ps. 132. 13. flock by the hand of Moses and Aaron. bow, the shield, and the sword, and the
p Is. 63. 11.
q Is.37.35,36. battle. Selah.
r Ps.74, title.
- Maschilr of Asaph. 4 Thou art more glorious and excellent
& Is. 51. 4.
| GIVE ear, O my people, to my law : in. than the mountains of prey.
t Is. 46. 12. cline your ears to the words of my mouth. 5 The stoutheartede are spoiled, they u Je. 51. 39. 1 2 I will open my mouth in a v parable ; have sleptu their sleep ; and none of the v Mat. 13. 13, I will utter dark sayings of old; men of might have found their hands.
35.1 3 Which we have heard and known, 6 At thy rebuke, O God of Jacob, both
and our fathers have told us.
1 hast with thine arm redeemed tay
Crimes of the Israelites. PSALMS, LXXVIII.
Judgments and mercies. 4 We will not hide them from their chil- Ex. 13.8,14.32 For all this they sinned still, and dren, shewing to the generation to come the
ome the | 6 Is. 26. 16. I believed not for his wondrous works. praises of the LORD, and his strength, and
Ho. 5. 15. 33 Therefore their days did he consume his wonderful works that he hath done.
c De. 6. 7.
in vanity, and their years in trouble. 5 For he established a testimony in Jacob,
d De 32.4.15.) 34 When he slew them, then they and appointed a law in Israel, which he e Ps. 102. 18. ) sought him; and they returned and incommanded our fathers, that they should s De.5.28,29. quired early after God: make them known to their children; g Nu.14.18,2035 And they remembered that God was
6 Thate the ger ation to come might Eze. 20. 18. their rock, and the high God their redeemer. know them, even the children which should i Eze. 2. 3..8. 36 Nevertheless they did flatterf him be born, who should arise and declare
k Is. 48. 9.
with their mouth, and they lied unto him them to their children:
B prepared with their tongues : 7 That they might set their hope in
| 37 For their heart was not right with him, God, and not forget the works of God,
neither were they stedfast in his covenant.
2 Ch. 20.3. but keep his commandments :.
38 But he being full of compassion, for8. Andk might not be as their fathers, a,
? Ps. 103. 14. 1
14. gaveg their iniquity, and destroyed then
m Ja. 4. 14. stubborn and rebellious generation; a ge
not: yea, many a time turned he his anger neration that B set not their heart aright, and throwing away, and“ did not stir up all his wrath :
forth. whose spirit was not stedfast with God.
39 For he remembered that they were 9 The children of Ephraim, being arm
| but flesh; a windm that passeth away, and ed, and y carrying bows, turned back” in
8 or, rebel
cometh not again. the day of battle.
against. 40 How oft did they o provoke him in the 10 Theyp kept not the covenant of God, | Ps.95.8..10.I wilderness, and grieve him in the desert! and refused to walk in his law;
P 2 Ki. 17. 15.
5.1 41 Yea, they turned back, and tempted
q ver. 19, 20. 11 And forgat" his works, and his won
r Ps. 106, 13.
God, and limitedų the Holy One of Israel. ders that he had shewed them.
& Ex. VII. | 42 They remembered not his hand, nor 12 Marvellous things did he in the XII. the day when he delivered them from sight of their fathers in the land of Egypt, Sor, affliction the Senemy: in the field oft Zoan.
143 How he had n wrought his signs in 13 He divided the sea, and caused * Is. 19. 11, 13 Egypt, and his wondersu in the field of Zoan: them to pass through;, and he made * | u verse 12. 144 And had turned their rivers intow blood; the waters to stand as an heap...
• Ex. 14.21. and their floods, that they could not drink.
w Ex. 7. 20. 14 In: the daytime also he led them with
x Ex. 15. 8.
45 Hey sent divers sorts of flies among a cloud, and all the night with a light of fire.
Ex 8.6.24 them, which devoured them; and frogs, 15 He clavea the rocks in the wilderness, | Ex. 13. 21. which destroyed them. and gave them drink as out of the great a Ex. 17. 6. 46 Heb gave also their increase unto the depths.
Nu. 20. 11. | caterpillar, and their labour unto the locust. 16 Hec brought streams also out of the 1 Co.10.3,4. 47 He 'destroyed their vines witha hail, rock, and caused waters to run down Ex. 10. 13. and their sycamore trees with « frost. like rivers.
c Ps. 105. 41. 48 Hed gave up their cattle also to the hail, 17 And they sinned yet more against e killed and their flocks to M hot thunderbolts. him, by provokinge the Most High in the 2 Ex. 9.23..25. 49 He cast upon them the fierceness of wilderness.
kor, great his anger, wrath, and indignation, and 18 And: they tempted God in their hailstones. trouble, by sending evil angels among them. heart, by asking meat for their lust.
shut up. 50 He v made a way to his anger; he 19 Yea, they spake against God; they said,
Mor, ligkt. spared not their soul from death, but Can God'furnish a table in the wilderness ? nings.
gave their p life over to the pestilence; 20 Behold, he smote the rock, that the De. 9. 22. 51 And smote all the firstborno in waters gushed out, and the streams over- He.3.16..19 Egypt; the chief of their strength in the flowed; can he give bread also ? can he Ex. 16.2,&c tabernacles of Ham: . provide flesh for his people ?
v weighed a
52 But made his own people to go 21 Therefore the LORD heard this, and path. forth like sheep, and guided them in the was wroth: so a fire was kindled against it order. wilderness like a flock.
por, beasts Jacob, and anger also came up against Israel;
53 Andi he led them on safely, so that
to the 22 Because they believed not in God,
they feared not: but the sea coverand trusted not in his salvation ;
Ex. 9.3.6. / whelmed their enemies. 23 Though he had commanded the clouds Ex. 12. 29. 54 And he brought them to the border from above, and opened the doorsk of heaven, k Nu.11.1,&c of his sanctuary, even to this mountain,
24 And had rained down manna upon i Ex. XIV. which his right hand had purchased. them to eat, and had given them of the
XV. 55 He cast out the heathen also before corn of heaven.
o covered. | them, and divided? them an inheritance 25 Man did eat angels' food : he sent | k Mal. 3. 10. by line, and made the tribes of Israel to them meat to the full.
1 Jos. 19. 51. I dwell in their tents. 26 He caused an east wind to o blow qor, Every
| 56 Yet they tempted and provoked the
one did eat in the heaven; and by his power he
most high God, and kept not his testimonies; brought in the south wind.
57 But turned back, and dealt unfaith 27 Hem rained flesh also upon them as mighty,
| fully like their fathers : they were turned dust, and x feathered fowls like as the Ps. 103. 20. aside like a deceitful bow. sand of the sea;
58 For” they provoked him to anger 28 And he let it fall in the midst of their m Nu. 11. 18. | with their high places, and moved him to camp, round about their habitations. xfowl of jealousy with their graven images. 29 So they did eat, and were well filled :
wing. 59 When God heard this, he was wroth,
n Ju. 2.12,20... soro he gave them their own desire;
| Ps. 106.'15 and greatly abhorred Israel : 30 They were not estranged from their made to 60 So that he forsook the tabernacle of lust: but while their meat was yet inbow. Shiloh, the tent which he placed among men; their mouths,
p1 Sa. 4.10,11 61 And delivered his strength into capti31 The wrath of God came upon them, Bor, young, vity, and his glory into the enemy's hand. and slew the fattest of them, and smoté Is.40.30,31. 62 Her gave his people over also unto the down the chosen men of Israel.
- I sword; and was wroth with his inheritance.
14 be hooku donis vine; nich tby, that
from ne, O God it.
The desolation of Jerusalem. PSALMS, LXXIX.-LXXXI. The desolated Vine.
63 The fire consumed their young men ; | a De. 33. 2. that dwellest between the cherubims, and their maidens were not ß given to B praised. shinea forth. marriage.
Nu. 2.18..24 2 Before Ephraim, and Benjamin, 64 Their priests fell by the sword; and
y for salva.
and Manasseh, stir up thy strength, and their widows made no lamentation.
tion to us. come Y and save us. 65 Then the Lord awakedd as one out
c ver. 7, 19. 3 Turnc us again, O God, and cause thy of sleep, and like a mighty many that La. 5. 21. facee to shine; and we shall be saved. shouteth by reason of wine.
d Ps. 7.6.140 LORD God of hosts, how long wilt 66 And i he smote his enemies in the e Nu. 6. 25. thou : be angry against the prayer of thy hinder parts; he put them to a perpetual | Is. 42. 13. people ? reproach.
& smoke, 5 Thou feedest them with theh bread 67 Moreover, he refused the tabernacle Ps. 74. 1. of tears; and givest them tears to drink of Joseph, and chose not the tribe of 91 Sa.5.6,12. in great measure. Ephraim;
| " Ps. 42. 3. 1 6 Thoui makest us a strife unto our 68 But'chose the tribe of Judah,k the Is. 30. 20. neighbours; and our enemies laugh mount Zion, which he loved.
i Ps, 79. 4.
k Ge. 49. 10. 69 And he built his sanctuary like high
7 Turn us again, O God of hosts, and
i Ps. 87. 2. palaces, like the earth which he hath
cause thy face to shine; and we shall be
Sfounded. S established for ever.
saved. 70 He chose Davidm also his servant,
m 2 Sa. 7. 8. 8 Thou hast brought a vinen out of Egypt;
n Is. 5. 1..7. and took him from the sheepfolds :
1. thou hast castout the heathen, and planted it.
Je. 2. 21. 71 From n following the ewes great
9 Thou preparedst room before it, and
nafter. with young, he brought him to feedo Jacob
o Is. 40. 11. didst cause it to take deep root, and it his people, and Israel his inheritance. p1 Ki, 9. 4.
filled the land. 72 So he fed them according to the in- cedars of
10 The hills were covered with the tegrity of his heart, and guided them by God." shadow of it, and the boughs thereof the skilfulness of his hands.
| were like the goodly cedars. PSALM LXXIX.
9 La. 1. 10.
11 She sent out her boughs unto the A Psalm k of Asaph.
Ps. 74.2.7. sea, and her branches unto the river. O GOD, the heathens are come into thine Na. 2. 2.** 12 Why hast thou then broken down inheritance: thy holy temple have they | t 2Ki. 25.9,10 her hedges, so thats all they which pass defiled; theyt have laid Jerusalem on Mi. 3. 12. by the way do pluck her? heaps.
u Is. 63. 15. 13 The boar out of the wood doth waste it, 2 The dead bodies of thy servants have Is. 11, 1, &c. and the wild beast of the field doth devour it. they given to be meat unto the fowls of
1. 14 Return, we beseech thee, O God of
w Je. 16. 4. the heaven, the flesh of thy saints unto "034. 20. hosts : LOOK“
hosts : look down from heaven, and the beasts of the earth.
De 29. 37. | behold, and visit this vine: 3 Their blood have they shed like Ps. 76.7.1. 15 And the vineyard which thy right water round about Jerusalem; and there z Is. 53. 5. hand hath planted, and the branch that was nonew to bury them.
a Zep. 1. 18. thou madest strong for thyself. 4 We are become a reproach - to our | b Je. 10. 25. | 16 It is burned with fire; it is cut down: neighbours, a scorn and derision to them | Re. 16. 1. they perishy at the rebuke of thy counthat are round about us.
cEp. 2.1, 5.
a Ps. 130. 3. 5 How long, LORD ? wilt thou be angry
17 Let thy handbe upon the man of for ever? shall thy jealousya burn like fire ?
Is. 64. 9.
thy right hand, upon the son of man whom 6 Pourb out thy wrath upon the heathen
1 or, the ini.
quities of that have not known thee, and upon the
| 18 So will not we go back from thee: kingdoms that have not called upon thy were be quicken us, and we will call upon thy name. name.
fore us. 119 Turn us again, O LORD God of 7 For they have devoured Jacob, and De. 28. 13. hosts, cause thy face to shine, and we laid waste his dwelling place.
Ps. 8, title. I shall be saved. 8 Od remember not against us ^ former luor, for
PSALM LXXXI. iniquities : let thy tender mercies speedily
To the chief Musician upon Gittith, prevent us; for we are brought very low.
A Psalm u of Asaph. 9 Help us, O God of our salvation, for
g Ps. 102. 20.
| SING aloud unto God our strength : the glory of thy name; and deliver us, and
make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.
I thine arm. purge away our sins, for thy name's sake.
2 Take a psalm, and bring hither the tim10 Wherefore should the heathen say,
brel, the pleasant harp with the psaltery. Where is their God? let him be known
of death. among the heathen in our sight, by the
3 Blow up the trumpet in the new moon, in the time appointed, on o
our solemn v revenging of the blood of thy servants
· feast day : which is shed.
i Ps. 114. 1. 1 4 For thish was a statute for Israel, and 11 Leto the sighing of the prisoner * Ps. 74. 18. ! a law of the God of Jacob. come before thee; according to the great passed T 5 This he ordained in Joseph for a tesness of a thy power P preserve thou those away. timony, when he went out o through the that are appointed to die:
I Ex. 1. 14. | land of Egypt; where I heard a language 12 And render unto our neighbours se- m Is. 43. 21. that I understood not. venfold into their bosom their reproach, * | * generation 1.6 I removed his shoulder from the burden: wherewith they have reproached thee,
and gene his hands were delivered from the pots.? O Lord.
I vy Thou calledst in trouble, and I de13 So we thy people, and sheep of thy - Ex. 17. 2..7. livered thee: I answered thee in the pasture, will give thee thanks for ever; xor, strife. secret place of thunder; I proved » thee we will shewm forth thy praise to o al Ps. 60, title. at the waters of x Meribah. Selah. generations.
Wor, for. 8 Hear, O my people, and I will tes. PSALM LXXX.
Ps. 23. 1. tify unto thee: 0 Israel, if thou wilt To the chief Musician upon Shoshannim
77. 20. hearken unto me; Eduth, A Psalm y of Asaph. | Ex.25.20,229 There shall no strange god be in GIVE ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou 2 Sa. 6. 2. thee; neither shalt thou worship any that leadestr Joseph' like a flock :i' thou
Duty of magistrates. PSALMS, LXXXII.-LXXXV. Pleasures of public worship.
10 Ia am the LORD thy God, which a Ex. 20. 2. 1 16 Fill their faces with shame; that brought thee out of the land of Egypt: John 15. 7. they may seek thy name, O LORD. open thy mouth wide, and I will fill it. c De. 32. 15, | 17 Let them be confounded and trou11 But my people would not hearken,
d Ac. 7. 42.
. bled for ever;, yea, let them be put to to my voice: and Israel would none of me.
shame, and perish : . 12 Sod I gave them up Bunto their own
Bor, to the
| 18 That men may know that thou,
hardness hearts' lust: and they walked in their
whose namee alone is JEHOVAH, art own counsels.
the Most High over all the earth. 13 Ohs that my people had hearkened
PSALM LXXXIV. unto me, and Israel had walked in my | nations.
To the chief Musician upong Gittith, ways!
e Ts. 42.8. ITT A Psalm y for the sons of Korah. 14 I should soon have subdued their f Is. 48. 18. 110W amiable are thy tabernacles, O enemies, and turned my hand against! De. 32. 29. | LORD of hosts! their adversaries.
I g Ps. 8, title, | 2 Myh soul longeth, yea, even fainteth, 15 The haters of the LORD should have yor, of. for the courts of the LORD; my heart and & submit
nitted themselves into him: but Ik Ps. 27. 4. my flesh crieth out for the living God. their time should have endured for ever. Slied, or,
3 Yea, the sparrow hath found an house, 16 He should have fed them also with the yielded'
and the swallow a nest for herself, where S finest of the wheat: and with honeyi out feigned she may lay her young, even thine altars, of the rock should I have satisfied thee. obedience, O LORD of hosts, my King and my God. PSALM LXXXII.
Ps. 66. 3. 1. 4 Blessedk are they that dwell in thy A Psalm n of Asaph.
Sfat. house: they will be still praising thee. GOD standeth in the congregation of i De. 32. 13. | Selah. the mighty: he judgeth among the gods. k Ps. 65. 4. 5 Blessed is the man whose strength is in
2 How long will ye judge unjustly, and nor, for. thee: in whose heart are the ways of them : accept the persons of the wicked? Selah. 12 Ch.19.6.7) 6 Who passing through the valley of 3 * Defend the poor and fatherless : do poor and fatherless : door, mulber
1. Baca, make it a well: the rain also justicen to the aflícted and needy. ..
Hilleth the pools.
ry trees 4 Deliver the poor and needy: rid them make him I 7 They” go from M strength to strength: out of the hand of the wicked.
a well, | every one of them in Zion appeareth be 5 They know not, neither will they un 2 Sa. 5. 23. fore God. derstand: they walk on in darkness :P all kjudge.
| 8 O LORD God of hosts, hear my prayer: they foundations of the earth are vout
give ear, O God of Jacob. Selah. of course.
m Je. 22. 3.
19 Behold, O God, our shield,” and look 6 I have said, Ye are gods ;8 and all
n Job 17.9.
| upon the face of thine anointed." of you are children of the Most High: Pr. 4. 18.
10 For a day in thy courts is better than But ye shall die like men, and fall
a thousand. I had rather be a door
Mor, comlike one of the princes.
keeper in the house of my God, than to
pany to 8 Arise, o God, judge the earth : for
dwell in the tents of wickedness. thou shalt inherit all nations.
o John 10. 28.) 11 For the LORD God is a sunt and PSALM LXXXIII.
P John 12.35. shield: the LORD will give grace and - A Song or Psalm p of Asaph. - 9 Ps. 75. 3. glory: 10 good thing will be withhold KEEP not thou silence, o God: hold 2 Ti. 2. 19. from them that walk uprightly. not thy peace, and be not still, O God.
v moved. 12 O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man 2 For, lo, thine enemies make au tu
r Ge. 15. 1. that trusteth in thee.
8 John 10.34, mult: and they that hate thee have lifted
PSALM LXXXV. up the head.
Tr I would
To the chief Musician, A Psalm o for the 3 They have taken crafty counsel against
sons of Korah,
choose ra. thy people, and consulted against thy hid
LORD, thou hast been "favourable un
ther to sit den* ones.
at the to thy land: thou hast brought back the 4 They have said,y Come, and let us threshold. captivity of Jacob. cut them off from being a nation; that
t Is. 60. 19. | 2 Thou hast forgiven: the iniquity of the name of Israel may be no more in
u Re. 11. 15. thy people; thou hast covered all their
cPhi. 4. 19.
3 Thou hast taken away all thy wrath : with one x consent: they are confederate
thou hast turned o thyself from the fierce
oor, of, against thee:
Ps.42, title. ness of thine anger. 6 Theb tabernacles of Edom, and the Ish-Tor, well 4 Turn us, o God of our salvation, and maelites; of Moab, and the Hagarenes; pleased with, cause thine anger toward us to cease.
Gebal, and Ammon, and Amalek; the Ps. 77.7.1 5 Wilt thou be angry with us for ever? Philistines, with the inhabitants of Tyre; * Ps. 31. 20. wilt thou draw out thine anger to all 8 Assur also is joined with them: they
y Est. 3. 6,9. generations ?
2 Col. 2. 13. have v holpen the children of Lot. Selah.
1.6 Wilt thou not revive us again, that 9 Do unto them as unto the c Midian
a Ps. 2. 2. I thy people may rejoice in thee?
$ or, thine ites; as to Sisera, d as to Jabin, at the
| Shew us thy mercy, O LORD, and
anger from brook of Kison;
waring hot. I grant us thy salvation. 10 Which perished at En-dor: they be De. 13. 17. 18I will hear what God the LORD will came as dung for the earth.
x heart. speak: for he will speak peace unto his 11 Make their nobles like Orebs and 182 Ch. 20. 10. people, and to his saints : bute let them like Zeeh. ven all their princes as Zeybeen an like Zeeb; yea, all their princes as Ze
not turn again to folly. bahe and as Zalmunna:
1. arm to; ,. 9 Surely his salvation is nigh them that 12 Who said, Let us take to ourselves
2 fear him; that glory may dwell in our
d Ju.4.15, 24. the houses of God in possession.
e Ps. 130. 4. 13 O my God, make them like a wheel ; 1 Ju: 7.25. 1.10 Mercy and truth are met together ; ash the stubble before the wind..
9 Ju.8.12, 21. righteousness and peace have kissed 14 As the fire burneth a wood, and as h Is.17.13, 14. each other. the flame settetb the mountains on fire, Mat. 3. 12. 11 Truth shall spring out of the earth ;
15 So persecute them with thy tempest, i Is. 32. 17. and righteousness shali look down from and make them afraid with thy storm.