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Whofo leadeth a godly life: he fhall be my fervant. 10 There fhall no deceitful perfon dwell in my house he that telleth lies fhall not tarry in my fight.

11 I shall foon destroy all the ungodly that are in the land: that I may root out all wicked doers from the city of the Lord.


Morning Prayer.

Domine, exaudi. Pfal. 102.

Ear my prayer, O Lord: and let my crying come un to thee.

2 Hide not thy face from me in the time of my trouble incline thine ears unto me when I call, O hear me, and that right foon.

3 For my days are confumed away like finoke and my bones are burnt up as it were a fire-brand.

14 My heart is fimitten down, and withered like grafs fo that I forget to eat my bread.

5 For the voice of my groning: my bones will scarce cleave to my flesh.

6 I am become like a pelican in the wildernefs: and like an owl that is in the defert.

I have watched, and am even as it were a fparrow that fitteth alone upon the houfe-top..

8 Mine enemies revile me all the day long and they tha are mad upon me, are fworn together against me.

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9 For I have eaten aihes as it were bread and mingled my drink with weeping;

10 And that becaufe of thine indignation and wrath:fo thou haft taken me up, and caft me down.

11 My days are gone like a fhadow: and I am withered like grafs.

12 But thou, Lord, halt endure for ever: and thy re membrance throughout all generations.

13 Thoufhalt arife, and have mercy upon Sion: for it i time that thou have mercy upon her, yea, the time i


14 And why? thy fervants think upon her tones: an


it pitieth them to fee her in the dust.

15 The heathen fhall fear thy Name, O Lord: and al the kings of the earth thy Majefty;

16 When the Lord fhall build up Sion: and when his glory fhall appear;

17 When he turneth him unto the prayer of the poor. deftitute: and defpifeth not their defire.

18 This shall be written for thofe that come after: and the people which fhall be born fhall praise the Lord. 19 For he hath looked down from his fanctuary: out of the heaven did the Lord behold the earth:

20 That he might hear the mournings of fuch as are in captivity:and deliver the children appointed unto death; 21 That they may declare the Name of the Lord in Sion: and his worship at Jerufalem;

22 When the people are gathered together and the kingdoms alfo to ferve the Lord.

23 He brought down my strength in my journey and hortned my days.

24 But I faid, O my God, take me not away in the midst of mine age: as for thy years, they endure throughout all generations,

25 Thou, Lord, in the beginning haft laid the foundation of the earth: and the heavens are the work of thy hands.

25 They fhall perish, but thou shalt endure they all fhall wax old as doth a garment,

27 And as a vefture fhalt thou change them, and they hall be changed: but thou art the fame, and thy years hall not fail.

28 The children of thy fervants fhall continue: and their feed fhall stand faft in thy fight.

Benedic, anima mea. Pfal. 103.

DRaife the Lord, O my foul me praife his holy Name.

and all that is within

2 Praife the Lord, O my foul: and forget not all his benefits;

3VVho forgiveth all thy fin: and healeth all thine infir mities;

4 Who faveth thy life from deftruction: and crowneth thee with mercy and loving kindness;

SVVho fatisfieth thy mouth with good things: making thee young and lufty as an eagle.

6 The Lord executeth righteoufnefs and judgment: fo all them that are oppreffed with wrong.

7 He fhewed his ways unto Mofes: his works unto th children of Ifrael..

8 The Lord is full of compaffion and mercy: long-fuffe ring and of great goodnefs.

9 He will not alway be chiding neither keepeth he h anger for ever.

10 He hath not dealt with us after our fins: nor reward ed us according to our wickednesses.

II For look how high the heaven is in comparifon o the earth: fo great is his mercy alfo toward them tha fear him.

12 Look how wide alfo the eaft is from the weft: fo fa hath he fet our fins from us.

13 Yea, like as a father pitieth his own children: eve fo is the Lord merciful unto them that fear him.


For he knoweth whereof we are made: he remem breth that we are but duft..

15 The days of man are but as grafs : for he flourishet as a flower of the field.

16 For as foon as the wind goeth over it,it is gone: an the place thereof fhall know it no more.

17 But the merciful goodness of the Lord endureth fo ever and ever upon them that fear him and his righte oufnefs upon childrens children;


18 Even upon fuch as keep his covenant:and think upo his commandments to do them.

19 The Lord hath prepared his feat in heaven: and h kingdom ruleth over all.

200 praise the Lord, ye angels of his, ye that excel i


frength ye that fulfil his commandment, and hearken unto the voice of his words.

21 O praife the Lord, all ye his hofts: ye fervants of his that do his pleafure.

22 O fpeak good of the Lord, all ye works of his, in all places of his dominion: praise thou the Lord, O my foul. slovo qil to Evening Prayer.

Benedic, anima mea. Pfal. 104. DRaife the Lord, my foul:O Lord my God,thou art become exceeding glorious, thou art clothed with majefty and honourd to draad

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2 Thou deckest thy felf with light as it were with a garntent and fpreadeft out the heavens like a curtain.

3 Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters: and maketh the clouds his chariot, and walketh upon the wings of the wind..s.or

4 He maketh his angels fpirits and his minifters a flaming fire.

5. He laid the foundations of the earth: that it never hould move at any time.

6Thou coveredft it with the deep like as with a garment: the waters stand in the hills.

7 At thy rebuke they flee: at the voice of thy thunder they are afraid.cur


leys beneath: even as the hills, and down to the val

pointed for them.

unto the place which thou haft ap

9 Thou haft fet them their bounds, which they fhall not pafs: neither turn again to cover the earth.

10 He fendeth the fprings into the rivers: which run among the hills.

11 All beafts of the field drink thereof: and the wild afes quench their thirst.

12 Befide them, fhall the fowls of the air have their habitation: and fing among the branches.

13 He watereth the hills from above: the earth is filled with the fruit of thy works..

14 He bringeth forth grafs for the cattel: and green herb for the fervice of men.

15 That he may bring food out of the earth, and wine that maketh glad the heart of man and oyl to make him a cheerful countenance, and bread to ftrengthen mans heart.

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16 The trees of the Lord alfo are full of fap: even the cedars of Libanus which he hath planted.

17 Wherein the birds make their nefts: and the firtrees are a dwelling for the ftork.

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18 The high hills are a refuge for the wild goats and fo are the ftony rocks for the conies. i: Madbab wont ₫ 19 He appointed the moon for certain feasons and the fun knoweth his going down.

20 Thou makeft darkness that it may be night wherein all the beasts of the foreft do move..he

21 The lions roring after their prey: do feek their meat from God.

22 The fun arifeth, and they get them away together: and lay them down in their dension to sum blo 23 Man goeth forth to his work, and to his labour: until the evening.

24 O Lord, how manifold are thy works in wifdom haft thou made them all, the earth is full of thy riches. 25 So is the great and wide fea alfo: wherein are things creeping innumerable, both small and great beafts.. 26 There go the fhips, and there is that Leviathan: whom thou haft made to take his paftime therein. 27 Thefe wait all upon thee: that thou mayeft give them meat in due feason.

28 When thou giveft it them, they gather it: and when thou openest thy hand, they are filled with good.

29 When thou hideft thy face, they are troubled: when thou takest away their breath, they die, and are turned again to their duft.

30 When thou letteft thy breath go forth, they fhall be made: and thou fhalt renew the face of the earth.

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