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O SING unto the Lord a new song, for he hath done marvellous things.

With his own right hand, and with his holy arm, hath he gotten himself the victory.

The Lord declared his salvation; his righteousness hath he openly showed in the sight of the heathen,

He bath remembered his mercy and truth toward the house of Israel; and all the ends of the world have seen the salvation of our God.

Show yourselves joyful unto the Lord, all ye lands; sing, rejoice, and give thanks.

Praise the Lord upon the harp; sing to the harp with a psalm of thanksgiving.

With trumpets also and cornet, O show yourselves joyful before the Lord the King.

Let the sea make a noise, and all that therein is; the round world, and they that dwell therein.

Let the floods clap their hands, and let the hills be joyful together before the Lord; for he cometh to judge the earth.

With righteousness shall he judge the world, and the people with equity.

12. IT is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord, and to sing praises unto thy name, O Most High;

To tell of iny loving kindness early in the morning, and of thy truth in the night season ;

Upon an instrument of ten strings, and upon the lute; upon a loud instrument, and upon the harp;

For thou, Lord, hast made me glad through thy works; and I will rejoice in giving praise for the operations of thy hands.

13. BLESSED be the Lord God of Israel, for he hath visited and redeemed his people ;

And hath raised up a mighty salvation for us, in the house of his servant David;

As he spake by the mouth of his holy prophets, which have been since the world began;

That we should be saved from our enernies, and from the hand of all that hate us.

14. PRAISE the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, praise his holy name.

Praise the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits;

Who forgiveth all thy sin, and healeth all thine infirmities;

Who saveth thy life from destruction, and crowneth thee with mercy and loving kindness,

O praise the Lord, ye angels of his, ye that excel'in strength; ye that fulfil his commandment, and hearken unto the voice of his word.

O praise the Lord, all ye his hosts; ye servants of his that do his pleasure.

O speak good of the Lord, all ye works of his, in all places of his dominion.-Praise thou the Lord, O my soul.

15. GOD be merciful to us, and bless us, and show us the light of his countenance, and be merciful unto us;

That thy way may be known upon earth, thy saving health among all nations.

Let the people praise thee, O God; yea, let all the people praise thee.

Olet the nations rejoice and be glad; for thou shalt judge the people righteously, and govern the nations upon earth.

Let the people praise thee, O God; yea, let all the people praise thee.

Then shall the earth bring forth her increase; and God, even our own God, shall give us his blessing:

God shall bless us; and all the ends of the world shall fear him.

16. WE praise thee, O Lord, we acknowledge thee to be the Lord.

All the earth doth worship thee, the Father everlasting.

To thee all angels cry aloud, the heavens and all the power therein.

To thee cherubim and seraphim continually do cry

Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God of Sabaoth-Heaven and earth are full of thy great glory.

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17. HOW beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace;

That bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth!

Thy watchmen shall lift up the voice; with the voice together shall they sing ;

For they shall see eye to eye, when the Lord shall bring again Zion.

Break forth into joy, sing together, ye waste places of Jerusalem:

For the Lord hath comforted his people, he hath redeemed Jerusalem.

The Lord hath made bare his holy arm, in the eyes of all nations;

And all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our Lord.

18. THE earth is the Lord's, and the fullness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein;

For he hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods.

Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? and who shall stand in his holy place?

He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart, who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity.

He shall receive the blessing from the Lord, and righteousness from the God of his salvation.

This is the generation of them that seek him, that seek thy face, O God of Jacob. *

Lift up your heads, 0 ye gates; and be ye lifted up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory?

The Lord, strong and mighty; the Lord, mighty in battle.

Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in.

Who is this King of glory?
The Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory.

* See Horne on this


19. THE Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and plenteous in mercy.

He will not always chide ; neither will he keep his anger forever.

He hath not dealt with us after our sins, nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.

For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him.

As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us.

Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him.

For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust.

20. CREATE in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.

Cast me not away from thy presence, and take not thy Holy Spirit from me.

Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation, and uphold me with thy free Spirit.

Then will I teach transgressors thy ways, and sinners shall be converted unto thee.

21. WHEN the Lord shall build up Zion, he shall appear in his glory.

pray for the peace of Jerusalem; they shall prosper that love thee.

Peace be within thy walls, and plenteousness within thy palaces.

This shall be my rest forever, saith the Lord; here will I dwell, for I delight therein.

O PRAISE God in his holiness; praise him in the firmament of his power;

Praise him for his noble acts; praise him according to his excellent greatness ;

Praise him in the sound of the trumpet; praise him upon

the lute, and harp; Praise him in the cymbals, and dances; praise him on strings, and pipes;

Let every thing that hath breath praise the Lord; praise the Lord.

23. DAUGHTER of Zion, awake from thy sadness!

Awake! for thy foes shall oppress thee no more ;
Bright o'er thy hills dawns the day-star of gladness,

Arise ! for the night of thy sorrow is o’er.
Strong were thy foes, but the arm that subdued them,

And scattered their legions, was mightier far;
They fled like the chafffrom the scourge that pursued them;

Vain were their steeds and their chariots of war. Daughter of Zion, the power that hath saved thee

Extolled with the harp and the timbrel should be; Shout! for the foe is destroyed that enslaved thee, Th’ oppressor is vanquished, and Zion is free.

WATCHMAN! tell us of the night,

What its signs of promise are.
Traveller! o'er yon mountain's height,

See that glory-beaming star!
Watchman? does its beauteous ray

Aught of hope or joy foretell ? –
Traveller! yes; it brings the day-

Promised day of Israel.
Watchman! tell us of the night,

Higher yet that star ascends.-
Traveller! blessedness and light,

Peace and truth, its course portends!-
Watchman! will its beams alone

Gild the spot that gave them birth ?
Traveller! ages are its own,

See, it bursts o'er all the earth.
Watchman! tell us of the night,

For the morning seems to dawn.-
Traveller! darkness takes its flight,

Doubt and terror are withdrawn.-
Watchman! let thy wanderings cease;

Hie thee to thy quiet home. -
Traveller! lo! the Prince of Peace,

Lo! the Son of God is come!

GLORIA PATRI. GLORY be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end, Amen.

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