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5 He is a Father of the fa- scattered kings for their sake: therless, and defendeth the then were they as white as cause of the widows : even snow in Salmon. God in his holy habitation. 15 As the hill of Basan, so

6 He is the God that mak- is God's hill : even an high eth men to be of one mind hill, as the hill of Basan. in an house, and bringeth the 16 Why hop ye so, ye highi prisoners out of captivity : hills? this is God's hill, in the but letteth the runagates con- which it pleaseth him to tinue in scarceness.

dwell : yea, the Lord will 7 0 God, when thou went abide in it for ever. est forth before the people : 17 The chariots of God when thou wentest through are twenty thousand, even the wilderness,

thousands of angels : and the 8 The earth shook, and Lord is among them, as in the heavens dropped at the the holy place of Sinai. presence of God : even as Si

18 Thou art gone up on nai also was moved at the high, thou hast led captivity presence of God, who is the captive, and received gifts for God of Israel.

men : yea, even for thine ene9 Thou, O God, sen test a mies, that the Lord God gracious rain upon thine in-might dwell among them. heritance : and refreshedst it 19 Praised be the Lord when it was weary.

daily : even the God who 10 Thy congregation shall helpeth us, and poureth his dwell therein : for thou, o benefits upon us. God, hast of thy goodness 20 He is our God, even prepared for the poor.

the God of whom cometh 11 The Lord gave the salvation : God is the Lord, word : great was the com- by whom we escape death. pany of the preachers.

21 God shall wound the 12 Kings with their armies head of his enemies ; and the did flee, and were discom- hairy scalp of such a one as fited : and they of the hous-goeth on still in his wickedhold divided the spoil.

13 Though ye have lien 22 The Lord hath said, I among the pots, yet shall ye will bring my people again, be as the wings of a dove : as I did from Basan : mine that is covered with silver own will I bring again, as I wings, and her feathers like did sometime from the deep gold.

of the sea. 14 When the Almighty 23 That thy foot may be


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princes of Zabulon, and the SAWaters are come in, even

dipped in the blood of thine kingdoms of the earth : 0) enemies : and that the tongue sing praises unto the Lord; of thy dogs may be red 33 Who sitteth in the heathrough the same.

vens over all from the begin:* 24 It is well seen, O God, ning : lo, he doth send out how thou goest : how thou, his voice, yea, and that a my God and King, goest in mighty voice. the sanctuary

34 Ascribe ye the power 25 The singers go before, to God over Israel : his wors the minstrels follow after : in ship, and strength is in the the midst are the damsels clouds. playing with the timbrels. 35 O God, wonderful art

26 Give thanks, () Israel, thou in thy holy places : even unto God the Lord in the the God of Israel; he will congregations : from the

from the give strength and power unto ground of the heart.

his people; blessed be God. ; 27 There is little Benjamin their ruler, and the princes of

EVENING PRAYER. Judah their counsel : the Psalm 69. Salvum me fac.

AVE me O God : for the SAVE

, princes of Nephthali.

waters 28 Thy God hath sent unto my soul. forth strength for thee : sta 2 I stick fast in the deep blish the thing, O God, that mire, where no ground is : I thou hast wrought in us, am come into deep waters, so

29 For thy temple's sake that the floods run over me. at Jerusalem : so shall kings 3 I am weary of crying; bring presents unto thee. my throat is dry : my sight

30 When the company of faileth me for waiting so the spearmen, and multitude long upon my God. of the mighty are scattered 4 They that hate me withabroad among the beasts of out a cause are more than the people, so that they hum- the hairs of my head : they bly bring pieces of silver : that are mine enemies, and and when he hath scattered would destroy me guiltless, the people that delight in are mighty. war;

5 I paid them the things 31 Then shall the princes that I never took : God, thou come out of Egypt: the Mo- knowest my simpleness, and rians' land shall soon stretch my faults are not hid from out her hands unto God. thee. 32 Sing unto God, O yel 6 Let not them that trust


in thee, O Lord God of hosts, not the pit shut her mouth be ashamed for my cause : upon me. let not those that seek thee 17 Hear me, O Lord, for be confounded through me, thy loving-kindness is comO Lord God of Israel.

fortable : turn thee unto me 7 And why? for thy sake according to the multitude of have I suffered reproof : thy mercies. shame hath covered

my 18 And hide not thy face face.

from thy servant, for I am in 8 I am become a stranger trouble : 0 haste thee, and unto my brethren : even an hear me. alien unto my mother's chil 19 Draw nigh unto my dren.

soul, and save it : O deliver 9 For the zeal of thine me, because of mine enemies. house hath even eaten me : 20 Thou hast known my and the rebukes of them that reproof, my shame, and my rebuked thee are fallen upon dishonour : mine adversaries

are all in thy sight. 10 I wept, and chastened 21 Thy rebuke hath bromyself with fasting : and that ken my heart; I am full of was turned to my reproof. heaviness : I looked for some

11 I put on sackcloth also : to have pity on me, but there and they jested upon me.

was no man, neither found I 12 They that sit in the any to comfort me. gate speak against me : and 22 They gave me gall to the drunkards make songs eat : and when I was thirsty upon me.

they gave me vinegar to 13 But, Lord, I make my

drink. prayer unto thee : in an ac 23 Let their table be made ceptable time.

a snare to take themselves 14 Hear me, O God, in withal : and let the things the multitude of thy mercy : that should have been for even in the truth of thy sal- their wealth be unto them an vation.

occasion of falling 15 Take me out of the 24 Let their eyes be blindmire, that I sink not : 0 let ed, that they see not : and me be delivered from them ever bow thou down their that hate me, and out of the backs. deep waters.

25 Pour out thine indig, 16 Let not the water-flood nation upon them : and let drown me, neither let the thy wrathful displeasure take deep swallow me up : and let hold of them.

and they talk

how they may H deliver me : make haste


26 Let their habitation be 37 The posterity also of void : and no man to dwell his servants shall inherit it : in their tents.

and they that love his Name 27 For they persecute him shall dwell therein. whom thou hast smitten : Psal. 70. Deus in adjutorium.

, vex them whom thou hast wounded.

to help me, O Lord. 28 Let them fall from one 2 Let them be ashamed wickedness to another : and I and confounded that seek not come into thy righteous- after my soul : let them be

turned backward and put to 29 Let them be wiped out confusion that wish me evil.' of the book of the living : 3 Let them for their reand not be written among ward be soon brought to the righteous.

shame : that cry over me, 30 As for me, when I am There, there. poor and in heaviness : thy 4 But let all those that help, O God, shall lift me seek thee be joyful and glad up.

in thee : and let all such as 31 I will praise the Name delight in thy salvation say of God with a song and alway, The Lord be praised. magnify it with thanks

5 As for me, I am poor giving:

and in misery : haste thee 32 This also shall please unto me, O God. the Lord : better than a 6 Thou art my helper, and bullock that hath horns and my redeemer : 0 Lord, make hoofs.

no long tarrying 33 The humble shall consider this, and be glad : seek

MORNING PRAYER. ye after God, and your soul Psalm 71. In te, Domine, shall live.

speruvi. N

I the poor : and despiseth not|1 my trust, let me never be his prisoners.

put to confusion : but rid me, 35 Let heaven and earth and deliver me, in thy rightepraise him : the sea, and all ousness; incline thine ear unthat moveth therein.

to me, and save me. 36 For God will save Sion, 2 Be thou my strong hold,

, and build the cities of Judah : | whereunto I may alway rethat men may dwell there, sort : thou hast promised to and have it in possession. help me, for thou art my

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house of defence, and my | ed with shame and dishonour castle.

that seek to do me evil. 3 Deliver me, O my God, 12 As for me, I will patiout of the hand of the un- ently abide alway : and will godly : out of the hand of praise thee more and more. the unrighteous and cruel 13 My mouth shall daily

speak of thy righteousness 4 For thou, O Lord God, and salvation : for I know no art the thing that I long for : end thereof. thou art my hope, even from 14 I will go forth in the my youth.

strength of the Lord God : 5 Through thee have I and will make mention of been holden up ever since I thy righteousness only. was born : thou art he that 15 Thou, O God, hast took me out of my mother's taught me from my youth womb; my praise shall be up until now : therefore will always of thee.

I tell of thy wondrous works. 6 I am become as it were 16 Forsake me not, 0 a monster unto many : but God, in mine old age, when my sure trust is in thee.

I am gray-headed : until I 7 O let my mouth be filled have shewed thy strength with thy praise : that I may unto this generation, and thy sing of thy glory and honour power to all them that are all the day long.

yet for to come. 8 Cast me not away in the 17 Thy righteousness, O time of age : forsake me not God, is very high : and great when my strength faileth things are they that thou

hast done; O God, who is 9 For mine enemies speak like unto thee? against me, and they that 18 O what great troubles lay wait for my soul take and adversities hast thou their counsel together, say- shewed me! and yet didst ing: God hath forsaken him; thou turn and refresh me : persecute him, and take him, yea, and broughtest me from for there is none to deliver the deep of the earth again. him.

19 Thou hast brought me 10 Go not far from me, o to great honour : and comGod : my God, haste thee to forted me on every side. help ine.

20. Therefore will: I praise 11 Let them be confound-thee and thy faithfulness, O ed and perish that are against God, playing upon an instrumy soul : let them be cover-ment of musick : unto thee


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