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12 And gave their land to be an heritage : even an heritage unto Israel his people.

13 Thy Name, O Lord, endureth for ever: fo doth thy memorial, O Lord, from one generation to another:

14 For the Lord will avenge his people : and be gracius unto his servants.

IŞ As for the images of the heathen, they are but silver and gold: the work of mens

16 They have.mouthes, and speak not : eyes have they: but they fee not.

17 They have ears, and yet they hear not: neither is there any breath in their mouthes.

6 18 They that make them are like unto thein : and so are all they that put their trust in them.

19 Praise the Lord, ye house of Israel o praise the Lord, ye house of Aaron.

20 Praise the Lord, ye house of Levi: ye that fear the Lord, praise the Lord.

21 Praised be the Lord out of Sion: who dwelleth at Terusalem.

Evening Prayer.

Confitemini. Pfal. 136.
Givethanks unto the Lord, for he is gracious: ang

his mercy endureth for ever. 2 O give thanks, unto the God of all gods: for hig mercy endureth for ever.

3 O thank the Lord of all lords : for his mercy endureth for ever.

4 Who only doth great wonders : for his mercy endureth for ever. 15 Who by his excellent wisdom made the heavens: for his mercy endureth for ever.

6 Who laid out the earth above the waters for his mercy endureth for ever. 7 Who hath made great lights: for his mercy,

endureth ever ;


8 The sun to rule the day: for his mercy endureth for

ever ;

9 The moon and the Aars to govern the night : for his mercy endureth for ever.

10 Who smote Egypt with their first-born : for his mercy endureth for ever;

11 And brought out Ifrael from among them: for his mercy endureth for ever;

12 With a mighty hand, and stretched-out arm : for his mercy endureth for ever.

13 Who divided the Red fea in two parts: for his mercy endureth for ever; 14 And made Israel to go through the midst of it: for his mercy endureth for ever. 15 But as for Pharaoh and his host, he overthrew them in the Red sea : for his mercy endureth for ever.

16 Who led his people through the wilderness: for his mercy endureth for ever. 17 Who smote great kings: for his mercy endureth

18 Yea, and slew mighty kings: for his mercy enduret! 19 Sehon king of the Amorites : for his mercy endureth 20 And Og the king of Bafan: for his mercy enduret!

21 And gave away their land for an héritage: for his mercy endureth for ever;

22 Éven for an heritage unto Israel his servant: for his mercy endureth for ever;

23 Who remembred us when we were in trouble : foi his mercy endureth for ever;

24 And hath delivered us from our enemies : for his mercy endureth for ever.

25 Who giveth food to all flesh: for his mercy endureth forever.


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26 O give thanks unto the God of heaven : for his mercy endureth for ever,

270 give thanks unto the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.

Super flumina. Pfal. 137.
Y the waters of Babylon we sat down and wept :

when we remembred thee, O Sion. 2 As for our harps, we hanged them up: upon the trees. that are therein.

3 For they that led us away captive, required of us then a song, and melody in our heaviness: Sing is one of the fongs of Sion. 4 How shall we sing the Lords song: in a strange land? s If I forget thee, Jerusalem : let my right hand forget her cunning.

6 If I do not remember thee, let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth: yea, if I prefer not Jerusalem in 7

Remember the children of Edom, O Lord, in the day of Jerusalem : how thy said, Down with it,down with it, even to the ground.

8 daughter of Babylon,wasted with misery: yea,happy shall he be that rewardeth thee as thou hast served us.

9 Blessed shall he be, that taketh thy children: and throweth them against the stones.

Confitebor tibi. Pfal. 138.
Will give thanks unto thee, O Lord, with my whole

heart: even before the gods will I sing praise unto thee. | 2 I will worship toward thy holy temple, and praise thy Name, because of thy loving kindness and truth: for thou hast magnified thy Name, and thy word above all things.

3 When I called upon thee, thou heardest me: and enduedst my soul with much strength.

4 All the kings of the earth shall praise thee, O Lord : or they have heard the words of thy mouth.

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5 Yea, they Thall Ting in the ways of the Lord: that great is the glory of the Lord. 6 For though the Lord be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly : as for the proud, he beholdeth them afar off.

7. Though I walk in the midst of trouble, yet shalt thou refresh me: thou shalt stretch forth thy hand upon the furiousness of mine enemies, and thy right hand shall fave


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8 The Lord shall make good his loving kindness to ward me: yea, thy mercy, O Lord, endureth for ever; despise not then the works of thine own hands.

Morning Prayer
Domine, probasti. Pfal. 139.

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thou knowest my down-fitting, and mine up-rising, thou understandest my thoughts long before.

2 Thou art about my path, and about my bed : and spiest out all my ways. 3 For lo, there is not a word in my tongue: but thou, O Lord, knowest it altogether.

4 Thou haft falhioned me behind and before : and laid thine hand upon me.

5 Such knowledge is too wonderful and excellent for me : I cannot attain unto it.

6 Whither shall I go then from tły fpirit : or whither fall I go then from thy presence ?

7 If I climb up into heaven,thou art there : if I go down to hell, thou art there also.

8 If I take the wings of the morning: and remain in the uttermoft

parts of the sea 9 Even there also shall thy hand lead me: and thy right hand shall hold me.

10 If I say, Peradventure the darkness shall cover me then shall my night be turned to day.

11 Yea, the darkness is 110 darkness with thee, but the night is as clear as the day: the darkness and light to thed are both alike.


12 For my reins are thine : thou hast covered me in my nothers womb. 13 I will give thanks unto thee, for I am fearfully and vonderfully made: márvellous are thy works, and that ny soul knoweth right well. í 14 My bones are not hid from thee: though I be made écretly, and fashioned beneath in the earth. 15 Thine eyes did see my substance, yet being unperect: and in thy book were all my members written; 16 Which day. by day were fashioned: when as yet here was none of them! 17 Fiow dear are thy counsels unto me, O God : O how freat is the sum of them!

18 If I tell them, they are more in number then the and: when I wake up, I am present with thee. 19 Wilt thou not day the wicked, God: depart rom me ye blood-thirsty men. 20 For they speak unrighteously against thee: and thine nemies take thy Name in vain. 21 Do not I hate them, O Lord, that hate thee: and em not I grieved with those that rise up against thee?

22 Yea, I hate them right fore: even as though they vere mine enemies.

23 Try me, O God, and seek the ground ofmy heart : prove me, and examine my thoughts.

, 24 Look well if there be any way of wickedness in me: nd lead me in the way everlasting.

Eripe me, Domine. Psal. 140.
Eliver me, O Lord, from the evil man : and pres

serve me from the wicked man. 2 Who imagine mischief in their hearts: and stir up Erife all the day long. 3 They have sharpned their tongues like a ferpent: aders poyson is under iheir lips. 4. Keep me, O Lord, from the hands of the ungodly serve me from the wicked men, who are purposed to

hrow my goings.


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