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5. For his wrath endureth but the twinkling of an eye, and in his pleasure is life : heaviness may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning:

xxxiii. 5. He loveth righteousness and judgment : the earth is full of the goodness of the LORD.

xcvi. 8. Ascribe unto the LORD the honour due unto his Name : bring presents, and come into his courts.

xviii. 31. For who is God, but the LORD : or who hath any strength, except our God?

cxiii. 4. The LORD is high above all people : and his glory above the heavens.

xxxii. 12. Be glad, O ye righteous, and rejoice in the LORD : be joyful, all ye that are true of heart.

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Psalm lxviii. 32. Sing unto God, 0 ye kingdoms of the earth : O sing praises unto the LORD;

33. Who sitteth in the heavens over all from the beginning : lo, he doth send out his voice, yea, and that a mighty voice. 34. Ascribe

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35. O God, wonderful art thou in thy holy places : even the God of Israel ; he will give strength and power unto his people ; blessed be God.

Is. xii. 6. Cry out and shout, thou inhabitant of Zion : for great is the Holy One of Israel in the midst of thee.

Ps. xcv. 3. For the LORD is a great God : and a great King above all gods.

6. O come, let us worship and fall down : and kneel before the LORD our Maker.

cxliv. 15. Blessed are the people who have the LORD for their God. Amen.

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Psalm lxviii. 32. Sing unto God, Oye kingdoms of the earth : O sing praises unto the LORD.

cv. 1. O give thanks unto the Lord : and call upon his Name.

Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of Sabaoth. [GrAuN.

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PSALM lxviii. 4. Sing unto God, and sing praises unto his Name : O praise him, and rejoice before him.

cxlv. 2. Every day will I give thanks to thee, my God and King.

lxvi. 3. All the world shall worship thee : and praise thy glorious Name.

LUKE ii. 14. Glory to God in the highest. Hallelujah.

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PSALM lxviii. 4. Sing to Jehovah, sing praises to him that rideth upon the heavens. Extol him, rejoice before him.

lxxi. 4. For thou art my hope, O LORD God; thou art my trust.

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Psalm xcvi. 2. Sing unto the LORD, and praise his Name : be telling of his salvation from day to day.

xcii. 4. Thou, LORD, hast made us glad through thy works : and we will rejoice in giving praise for the operation of thy hands.

lix. 10. Thou, O God, hast shewed us thy goodness plenteously : and hast let us see our desire upon our enemies.

xxvii. 1]. Thou hast been our succour : leave us not, neither forsake us, O God of our salvation.

lxxix. 14. So we that are thy people, and sheep of thy pasture, will give thee thanks for ever : and will always be shewing forth thy praise from generation to generation.

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PSALM xcvi. 2. Sing unto the Lord, and praise his Name : be telling of his salvation from day to day.

lxxi. 21. My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing unto thee : and my soul which thou hast redeemed.

vi. 9. The Lord hath heard our petition : the LORD hath received our prayer.

xxi. 7. And why? because the king putteth his trust in the LORD : and in the mercy of the most Highest he shall not miscarry.

5. His honour is great in thy salvation : glory and great worship shalt thou lay upon him.

6. O LORD, grant the king a long life : and make him glad with the joy of thy countenance. xxxii

. 12. Be glad, O ye righteous, and rejoice all that are true of heart. Amen. [DUPUIS.

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PSALM xcvi. 2. Sing unto the LORD, and praise his Name : be telling of his salvation from day to day.

3. Declare his honour unto the heathen : and his wonders unto all people.

4. For the Lord is great, and cannot worthily be praised : he is more to be feared than all gods.

6. Glory and worship are before him : power and honour are in his sanctuary.

8. Ascribe unto the LORD the honour due unto his Name.

9. O worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness : let the whole earth stand in awe of him.

10. Tell it out among the heathen that the LORD is King: and that it is he who hath made the round world so fast that it cannot be moved ; and how that he shall judge the people righteously.

11. Let the heavens rejoice, and let the earth be glad : let the sea make a noise, and all that therein is.

13. For he cometh, for he cometh to judge the earth : and with righteousness to judge the world, and the people with

his truth. ciii. 1. Praise the LORD, O my soul : and all that is within me praise his holy Name. Hallelujah. Amen.

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Psalm xcvi. 2. Sing unto the LORD, and praise his Name : be telling of his salvation from day to day.

9. worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness.

lxxxiv. 9. Behold, O GOD our defender : and look upon the face of thine Anointed.

xvii. 5. O hold thou up his goings in thy paths, that his footsteps slip not : and let not the wicked approach to hurt him.

Ixviii. 26. Give thanks, O Israel, unto God the Lord in the congregations : from the ground of the heart.

cvi. 46. And let all the people say : God save the king! Long live the king ! May the king live for ever! Hallelujah. Amen.

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ISAIAH xlii. 10. Sing unto the LORD a new song, ye that

go down to the sea : the isles, and the inhabitants thereof.

12. Let them give glory unto the LORD, and declare his praise.

13. The Lord shall go forth in his might; he shall prevail against his enemies : the Lord, who maketh a way in the sea, and a path in the mighty waters.

xl. 22. He sitteth upon the circle of the earth; he stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain.

Matt. viii. 27. He speaketh the word, and the winds and sea obey his voice.

Is. xli. 10. The LORD shall strengthen us with his arm : and uphold us with his right hand.

14. The LORD our God is with us; he is our Redeemer, even the Holy One of Israel. (GREENE.

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ISAIAH xlii. 10. Sing unto the Lord a new song, and his praise from the ends of the earth, ye that go down to the sea ; the isles, and the inhabitants thereof.

11. Let the wilderness and the cities thereof lift their voice, the villages that Kedar doth inhabit : let the inhabitants of the rock sing, let them shout from the tops of the mountains.

12. Let them give glory unto the LORD, and declare his praise in the islands.

13. The LORD shall go forth as a mighty man, he shall stir up jealousy like a man of war: he shall cry, yea, roar; he shall prevail against his enemies.

Job xxvi. 11. The pillars of heaven tremble and are astonished at his reproof.

12. He divideth the sea with his power.
lxxvii. 13. Who is so great a God as our God?

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Exodus xv. 1. Sing unto the LORD, for he hath triumphed gloriously; the horse and his rider hath he thrown into the sea.

11. Who is like thee, O LORD, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders : thy right hand, O LORD, is become glorious.

2. The Lord is my strength and my song, and he is become my salvation ; he is my God, my father's GOD, and I will exalt him.

18. The Lord shall reign for ever and ever; and le all the people say, Amen. [BECKWITH sen.

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