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: and let the things that should have been for their wealth, be unto them an occasion of falling. ! '24 Let their eyes be blinded that they see not; and ever bowe thou down their backs,

25 Pour out thine indignation upon them: and let thy wrathful displeasure take hold of them.

26 Let their habitation be,void : and no man to dwell in their tents.

27 For they persecute him whom thou hast smitten, and they talk how they may vex them whom thou hiait wounded.

28 Let them fall from one wickedness to another: and not come into thy righteousness.

29 Let them be wiped out of the book of the living : and not be written among the righteous. 30 As for me, when I am poor and in heaviness: thy help, O God, shall lift nre up. 31 I will praise the name of God with a song, and magnifie it with thanksgiving: 32 This also shall please the Lord: better then a bullock that hath horns and, 33 The humble shall consider this and be glad: seek ye after God, and your soul shall live. 134 For the Lord heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners. 35 Let heaven and earth praise him : the sea and all that moveth therein.

36 For God will fave Sion, and build the cities of Juda: that men may dwell there, and have it in possession. 37 The posterity also of his servants shall inherit it:and they that love his Name, shall dwell therein.

Deus, in adjutorium. Pfal. 70. Hafte thee, O God to deliver me:make haste to help

me, 2 Let them be alhamed and confounded; that feek after my foul : let them be turned backward and put to cor falion; that with me evil.

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3 Let them for their reward be soon brought to share: that cry over ie, There, there, 4 But let all those that seek thee, be joyful and glad in

? thee: and let all such as delight in thy falvation, fay alway, The Lord be praised.

5 As for me, I am poor and in misery: haste thee unto me, o God. Die godine ,

10,3 CM 6 Thou art my helper, and my Redeemer: 0 Lord, make no long tarrying. a Tilgan??" 31:


Inté, Domine,speravi. Psal. 71. N thee, O Lord, have I put my trust, let me never be

put to confusion : but rid me, and deliver me in thy righteousness, incline thing ear unto me, and fave me.

2 Be thou my strong hold, whereunto I may alıvay refort: thou hast promised to help me, for thou art my house of defence and my castle.

o 3 Deliver me, O my God, out of the hand of the ungodly:out of the hand of the unrighteous and cruel man.

4. For thou, O.Lord God, art the thing that I long for: thou art my hope, even from my, youth. a 2

5 Through thee have I been holden up ever since I was born:thou art he that took me out of my mothers womb, my praise fhall be always of thee.

6 I am become as it were a monster unto many : but my fure trust is in thee. 70 let my mouth be filled with thy praise: that I may ling of thy glory and honour all the day long,

8 Cast me not away in the time of age: forsake me not When my strength faileth me.

9 for mine enemies speak against me, and they that ay wait for my soul,take their counsel together, saying: God hath forsaken him, persecute him and take him,for here is none to deliver him. 10 Go not far from me, God: my God,haste thee to in nie.

et them be confounded and perish, that are against

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: let them be covered with shame and dishonour, that seek to do me evil.

12 As for me, I will patiently abide alway: and will praise thee more and more.

13 My mouth shall daily speak of thy righteousness and salvation : for I know no end thereof.

14 I will go forth in the strength of the Lord God: and will make mention of thy righteousness only,

15 Tholi, O God, haft taught me from my youth up until now: therefore will I tell of thy wondrous works

16 Forsake me not, O God, in mine old age, when i am gray-lieaded : until I have thewed thy strength unto this generation, and thy power to all them that are yet for to come.

17 Thy righteousītess, O God, is very high: and great things are they that thou hast done; O God, who is like unto thee? 18 O whạt great troubles and adversities hast thou hewed me! and yet didft thou turn and refresh me:yea and broughtest me from the deep of the earth again.

19 Thou haft brought me to great honour : and comforted me on every fide.

20 Therefore will I praise thee and thy faithfulness, God, playing upon an instrument of musick :-unto the will I sing upon the harp, Othou holy One of Israel.

21 My lips will be fain when I sing unto thee: and so will my soul whom thou hast delivered. 22 My tongue also shall talk of thy righteousness all the day long: for they are confounded and brought unto shame, that seek to do me evil.

Deus,judicium, Pfal. 72. Gyechfreipunto the kings fon.

Ive the king thy judgements, God: and thy righ 2 Then shall he judge thy people according unto right: and defend the poor.

3 The mountains also shall bring peace: and the little hills righteousness unto the people.

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The fourteenth day. 4 He shall keep the simple folk by their right : defend the childrep of the poor and punish the wrong doer.

5 They shall fear thee, as long as the sun and moon endureth: from one generation to another.

6 He shall come down like the rain into a fleece of wool: even as the drops that water the earth.

7 In his time hall the righteous flourish: yeaand abundance of peace, fo long as the moon endureth.

8 His dominion shall be also from the one sea to the other : and from the floud unto the worlds end.

9. They that dwell in the wilderness, shall kneel before him: his enemies shall lick the dust.

10 The kings of Tharsis,and of the Isles shall give prefents: The kings of Arabia and Saba shall bring gifts.

11 All kings shall fall down before him:all nations shall do him service.

1 2 For he shall deliver the poor, when he cryeth : the needy also, and him that hath no helper.

13 He shall be favourable to the simple and needy:and Thall preferve the souls of the poor.

14He shall deliver their souls from falshood and wrong: and dear shall their bloud be in his sight.

15 He shall live,and unto him shall be given of the gold of Arabia:prayer shall be made ever unto him and daily shall he be praised.

16 There shall be an heap of corn in the earth, high upon the hills: his fruit shall shake like Libanus,and shall be green in the city like grafs upon the earth. | 17 His Name shall endure for ever, his Name shall remain under the sun among the posterities : which shall be blessed through him, and all the heathen shall praise him.

18 Blessed be the Lord God, even the God of Ifrael: which only doth wondrous things.

19 And blelled be the name of his Majesty for ever: and all the earth shall be filled with his Majesty. Amen,


Evening Prayer

Quam bonus Ifrael. Pfal.73. TR.

Ruly God is loving unto Israel,even unto such as are

of a clean heart. 2 Nevertheless, my feet were almost gone, my treadings had well-nigh flipt.

3 And why? I was grieved at the wicked: I do also see the ungodly in such prosperity:

4 For they are in no peril of death: but are lusty and strong.

s They come in no misfortune like other folk: nctther are they plagued like other men.

6 And this is the cause that i'ey are so holden with pride : and overwhelmed with cruelty: 7 Their eyes fwell with fatness : and they do even what they luft.

8 They corrupt other, and speak of wicked blasphemy: their talking is against the most High.

9 For they stretch forth their mouth unto the heaven: and their tongue goeth through the world. 10 Therefore fall the people unto them: and thereout fuck they no small advantage.

11Tush,say they,how should God perceive it: is there knowledge in the most High?

12 Lo, these are the ungodly, these prosper in the world, and these have riches in possession: and I said, Then have I cleansed my heart in vain, and washed my hands in innocency.

13 All the day long have I been punished: and chastened every morning.

14 Yea,and I had almost said even as they: but lo,then I fhould have condemned the generation of thy children.

15 Then thought I to understand this: but it was too hard for me,

16 Untill I went into the sanctuary of God: then understood I the end of these men; 17 Namely, how thou dost set them in slippery pla

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