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was thirsty, and ye gave me drink: I was a stranger, and ye took me in:

36. Naked, and ye clothed me: I was sick, and ye visited me: I was in prison, and ye came unto me.

37. LORD, when saw we thee an hungry, and fed thee? or thirsty, and gave thee drink?

88. When saw we thee a stranger, and took thee in ? naked, and clothed thee?

39. Or when saw we thee sick, or in prison, and came unto thee?

40. Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.

46. The righteous shall go into life eternal. Hallelujah.

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PSALM cxix. 9. WHEREWITHAL shall a young man cleanse his way: even by ruling himself after thy word.

10. With my whole heart have I sought thee : 0 let me not go wrong out of thy commandments.

11. Thy words have I hid within my heart : that I should not sin against thee.

12. Blessed art thou, O LORD : 0 teach me thy statutes.

13. With my lips have I been telling : of all the judgments of thy mouth.

15. I will talk of thy commandments : and have respect unto thy ways.

16. My delight shall be in thy statutes ; and I will not forget thy word.

35. Make me to go in the path of thy commandments : for therein is

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desire. 44. So shall I alway keep thy law : yea, for ever and ever.

5. O that my ways were made so direct : that I might keep thy statutes !

cxviii. 28. Thou art my God, and I will thank thee : thou art my God, and I will praise thee. Amen.

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ISAIAH lxiii. 1. Who is this that cometh from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.

2. Wherefore art thou red in thine apparel, and thy garments like him that treadeth in the winefat?

8. I have trodden the winepress alone ; and of the people there was none with me : for I will tread them in mine anger, and their blood shall be sprinkled upon my garments.

4. For the day of vengeance is in mine heart, and the year

of
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redeemed is come. 5. And I looked, and there was none to help: and I wondered there was none to uphold; therefore mine own arm brought salvation, and my fury it upheld me.

6. And I will tread down the people in mine anger, and I will bring down their strength to the earth.

7. I will mention the loving-kindness of the LORD, and the praises of the LORD, and the great goodness towards the house of Israel, which he hath bestowed upon them according to his mercies.

9. For the angel of his presence saved them: in his love and in his pity he redeemed them: and he bare them, and he carried them all the days of old.

15. Look down from heaven, and behold from the habitation of thy holiness and thy glory:

16. For thou, O LORD, art our Father, our Redeemer; thy Name is from everlasting. (KENT.

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Isaiah lxiii. 1. Who is this that cometh from Edom? that is glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.

16. Doubtless thou art our Father, our Redeemer ; thy Name is from everlasting.

Matt. xxi. 9. Hosannah to the Son of David : blessed is he that cometh in the name of the LORD: Hosannah in the highest. Amen. [ARNOLD.

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PSALM . 1. Why do the heathen so furiously rage together : and why do the people imagine a vain thing? 2. The kings of the earth stand up, and

the rulers take counsel together : against the LORD, and against his Anointed.

3. Let us break their bonds asunder : and cast away their cords from us.

4. He that dwelleth in heaven shall laugh them to scorn : the LORD shall have them in derision.

5. Then shall he speak unto them in his wrath : and vex them sore in his displeasure.

6. Yet have I set my King: upon my holy hill of Sion.

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GENESIS i. 2. WHEN the earth was without form, and void, and when darkness covered the face of the deep, the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. Let there be light, the Almighty said; and light was over all.

O first created beam, and thou great word,
Let there be light: and light was over all ;
One heavenly blaze shone round this earthly ball.

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GALATIANS iv. 1. When the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son to redeem us.

LUKE i. 68. Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, for he hath visited and redeemed his people.

Phil. ii. 11. Every tongue shall confess that JESUS is LORD, to the glory of God the Father.

Acts iv. 12. Nor is there any other name whereby we can be saved.

His glory with perpetual hymns proclaim:
For ever blessed be his gracious Name.

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ISAIAH liii. 1. Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed ?

4. Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows : yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.

5. But he was wounded for our transgressions, he was bruised for our iniquities: the chastisement of our peace was upon him; and with his stripes we are healed.

7. He was oppressed, and he was afflicted, yet he opened not his mouth : he is brought as a lamb to the slaughter, and as a sheep before her shearers is dumb, so he openeth not his mouth.

9. And he made his grave with the wicked, and with the rich in his death; because he had done no violence, neither was any deceit in his mouth.

Ps. xvi. 11. But God hath not left his soul in hell : neither did he suffer his Holy One to see corruption.

10. Therefore my heart was glad, and my glory rejoiced; my flesh also shall rest in hope.

12. Thou shalt shew me the path of life : in thy presence is the fulness of joy, and at thy right hand there is pleasure for evermore. Hallelujah.

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PSALM xix. 12. Who can tell how oft he offendeth : 0 cleanse thou me from my secret faults.

13. Keep thy servant from presumptuous sins, lest they get the dominion over me : so shall I be undefiled and innocent from the great offence.

14. Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be always acceptable in thy sight, 15. O LORD, my strength and my redeemer.

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Exodus Xv. 11. Who is like unto thee, O LORD, among the gods? who is like unto thee, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?

12. Thou stretchest out thy right hand.

ix. 23. He gave them hailstones for rain : fire mingled with the hail ran along upon the ground.

xv. 7. And in the greatness of thine excellency thou hast overthrown them that rose up against thee.

x. 21. He sent a thick darkness over all the land : even darkness which might be felt.

Ps. cv. 35. He smote all the first-born of Egypt: the chief of all their strength.

lxxviii. 53. But as for his people : he led them forth like sheep

36. He brought them out with silver and gold : there was not one feeble person among their tribes. Hallelujah. [Pitt and others from HANDEL.

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Psalm lxxxix. 9. Who is like unto thee, O LORD God of hosts : O LORD God of hosts, who is like unto thee; thy truth, most mighty LORD, is on every side.

14. Thou hast a mighty arm : strong is thy hand, and high is thy right hand. Praised be the LORD for Amen.

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PSALM Xci. 1. Whoso dwelleth under the defence of the most High, shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.

2. I will say unto the LORD, Thou art my hope, and my strong hold : my God, in him will I trust.

3. For he shall deliver thee from the snare of the hunter : and from the noisome pestilence.

4. He shall defend thee under his wings, and thou shalt be safe under his feathers : his faithfulness and truth shall be thy shield and buckler.

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