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EVENING PRAYER. 16 Moses and Aaron among his

priests, and Samuel among such as PSALM 98. Cantate Domino. call upon his name: these called upon

O SING unto the LORD a new the LORD, and he heard them. song ; for he hath done marvellous 7 He spake unto them out of the things.

cloudy pillar; for they kept his testi. 2 With his own right hand, and monies, and the law that he gave with his holy arm, hath he gotten them. himself the victory.

T8 Thou heardest them, O LORD 3 The LORD declared his salva. | our God; thou forgavest them, o tion; his sighteousness hath he God, and punishedst their own in. openly showed in the sight of the ventions, heathen.

19 O magnify the LORD our GOD, 4 He hath remembered his mercy and worship him upon his holy hill and truth toward the house of Israel, for the LORD our God is holy. and all the ends of the world have PSALM 100. Jubilate Deo. seen the salvation of our God.

5 Show yourselves joyful unto the O BE ye joyful in the LORD, all LORD, all ye lands; sing, rejoice, and ye lands; serve the LORD with give thanks.

gladness, and come before his pre, 6 Praise the LORD upon the harp; sence with a song. sing to the harp with a psalm of 2 Be ye sure that the LORD he is thanksgiving.

God; it is he that hath made us, 7 With trumpels also and shawms, and not we ourselves : we are his O show yourselves joyful before the people, and the sleep of his pasture. LORD the king.

30 go your way into his gates 8 Let the sea make a noise, and with thanksgiving, and into his courts all that therein is ; the round world, with praise ; be thankful unto him, and they that dwell therein. and speak good of his name;

9 Let the floods clap their hands, 4 For the LORD is gracious : his and let the hills be joyful together mercy is everlasting ; and his truth before the LORD ; for he is come to endureth from generation to gene judge the earth.

ration. 10 With righteousness shall he judge the world, and the people with

Psalm 101. Misericordiam et equity.

judicium. PSALM 99. Dominus regnavit. liudgment; unto thee, O LORD, will

MY song shall be of mercy and THE LORD is king, be the people|1 sing... never so impatient; he sitteth be- 2 O let me have understanding in tween the cherubim, be the earth the way of godliness! never so unquiet.

13 When wilt thou come unto me ? 2 The Lord is great in Sion, and I will walk in my house with a per. high above all people.

fect heart. Ž They shall give thanks unto thy! 4 I will take no wicked thing in name, which is great, wonderful, and hand; I hate the sins of unfaithful. holy.

ness; there shall no such cleave unto 4 The king's power loveth judg. me. ment; thou hast prepared equity;| 5 Afroward heart shall depart thou hast executed judgment and from me; I will not know a wicked righteousness in Jacob.

I person. 5 O magnify the LORD our God, I'.6 Whoso privily slandereth his and fall down before his footstool neighbor, him will I destroy. før he is holy.

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and high stomach, I will not suffer dure for ever, and thy remembrance him.

throughout all generations. 8 Mine eyes look upon such as 13 Thou shalt arise, and have are faithful in the land, that they mercy upon Sion; for it is time that may dwell with me.

thou have mercy upon her; yea, the ģ Whoso leadeth a godly life, he time is come. shall be my servant.

114 And why? thy servants think 10 There shall no deceitful person upon her stones, and it pitieth them dwell in my house ; he that telleth to see her in the dust. lies shall not tarry in my sight. 15 The heathen shall fear thy

11 I shall soon destroy all the un- name, O LORD ; and all the kings godly that are in the land ; that I of the earth thy majes may root out all wicked doers from 16 When the LORD shall build up the city of the LORD.

Sion, and when his glory shall appear;

17 When he turneth him unto the

Uprayer of the poor destitute, and de THE TWENTIETH DAY.

spiseth not their desire; MORNING PRAYER.

1918 This shall be written for those

that come after, and the people which Psalm 102. Domine, exaudi.

shall be born shall praise the LORD. HEAR my prayer, O LORD, and 19 For he hath looked down from let my crying come unto thee. This sanctuary ; out of the heaven did

2 Hide not thy face from me in the LORD behold the earth. the time of my trouble ; incline thine 20 That he might hear the mourn. ear unto me when I call; O hear Jing of such as are in captivity, and me, and that right soon : : deliver the children appointed unto

3 For my days are consumed death. away like smoke, and my bones are 21 That they may declare the burnt up as it were a fire-brand name of the LORD in Sion, and his

4 My heart is smitten down, and worship at Jerusalem; withered like grass; so that I forget 22 When the people are gathered to eat my bread.

together, and the kingdoms also, to 5 For the voice of my groaning, serve the LORD. my bones will scarce cleave to my 23 He brought down my strength flesh.

Jin my journey, and shortened my 6 I am become like a pelican in days. the wilderness, and like an owl that| 24 But I said, O my God, take is in the desert.

me not away in the midst of mine 7 I have watched, and am even as age; as for thy years, they endure it were a sparrow, that sitteth alone throughout all generations. upon the house-top.

28 Thou, LORD, in the beginning 8 Mine enemies revile me all the hast laid the foundation of the earth, day long; and they that are mad and the heavens are the work of thy upon me, are sworn together against hands. me.

1 26 They shall perish, but thou 9 For I have eaten ashes as it shalt endure; they all shall wax old were bread, and mingled my drink as doth a garment. with weeping.

27 And as a vesture shalt thou 10 And that, because of thine in. change them, and they shall be dignation and wrath; for thou hast changed; but thou art the same, and taken me up, and cast me down. thy years shall not fail.

11 My days are gone like a sha. 28 The children of thy servants dow, and I am withered like grass. shall continue, and their seed shall

12 But thou, O LORD, shalt en stand fast in thy sight.

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Psalm 103. Benedic, anima mea. 19

covenant, and think upon his com.

mandments, to do them. PRAISE the LORD, O my soul;| 19 The LORD hath prepared his and all that is within me, praise his seat in heaven, and his kingdom holy name.

ruleth over all. 2 Praise the LORD, O my soul;/ 20 O praise the LORD, ye angels and forget not all his benefits; of his, ye that excel in strength; ye

3 Who forgiveth all thy sin, and that fulfil his commandment and healeth all thine infirmities; hearken unto the voice of his words.

4.Who saveth thy life from del 21 O praise the LORD, all ye his struction, and crowneth thee with hosts; ye servants of his that do his mercy and loving kindness; | pleasure.

5 Who satisfieth thy mouth with 22 O speak good of the LORD, all good things, making thee young and ye works of his, in all places of his lusty as an eagle. .

dominion: Praise thou the LORD, O 6 The LORD executeth righteous-my soul. ness and judgment, for all them that are oppressed with wrong.

EVENING PRAYER. 7 He showed his ways unto Moses, pe his works unto the children of Is

PSALM 104. Benedic, anima mea.

PRAISE the LORD, O my soul : 8 The LORD is full of compassion O LORD my God, thou art become and mercy, long-suffering, and of exceeding glorious, thou art clothed great goodness.

with majesty and honor... 9 He will not alway be chiding; 2 Thou deckest thyself with light neither keepeth he his anger for ever. as it were with a garment, and

10 He hath not dealt with us after spreadest out the heavens like a our sins; nor rewarded us according curtain. to our wickednesses.

| 3 Who layeth the beams of his11 For look how high the heaven chambers in the waters, and maketh is in comparison of the earth; so the clouds his chariot, and walketh great is his mercy also toward them upon the wings of the wind. that fear him!

4 He maketh his angels spirits, and 12 Look how wide also the east is his ministers a flaming fire. from the west ; so far hath he set 5 He laid the foundations of the our sins from us!

earth, that it never should move at 13 Yea, like as a father pitieth his any time. own children; even so is the LORD 6 Thou coveredst it with the deep merciful unto them that fear him. like as with a garment; the waters

14 For he knoweth whereof we stand in the hills. are made; he remembereth that we 7 At thy rebuke they flee; at the are but dust.

voice of thy thunder they are afraid: 15 The days of man are but as 8 They go up as high as the hills. grass ; for he flourisheth as a flower and down to the valleys beneath; of the field.

even unto the place which thou hast 16 For as soon as the wind goeth appointed for them. over it, it is gone; and the place 9 Thou hast set them their bounds, thereof shall know it no more. which they shall not pass, neither

17 But the merciful goodness of turn again to cover the earth. the LORD endureth for ever and 10 He sendeth the springs into the ever upon them that fear him; and rivers, which run among the hills. his righteousness upon children's 11 All the beasts of the field drink ebildren;

thereof, and the wild asses quench 18 Even upon such as keep his their thirst.

12 Beside them shall the fowls of they are troubled : when thou takest the air have their habitation, and away their breath, they die and are sing among the branches.

turned again to their dust. 13 He watereth the hills from 30 When thou lettest thy breath above; the earth is filled with the go forth, they shall be made; and fruit of thy works.

thou shalt renew the face of the 14 He bringeth forth grass for the earth. cattle, and green herb for the service 31 The glorious majesty of the of men.

LORD shall endure for ever; the 15 That he may bring food out of LORD shall rejoice in his works the earth, and wine that maketh glad 32 The earth shall tremble at the the heart of man; and oil to make look of him; if he do but touch the him a cheerful countenance, and hills, they sball smoke. bread to strengthen man's heart. 33 I will sing unto the LORD as

16 The trees of the LORD also are long as I live; I will praise my God full of sap; even the cedars of Liba. while I have my being; nus, which he hath planted;

34 And so shall my words please 17 Wherein the birds make their him: my joy shall be in the LORD, nests; and the fir-trees are a dwell. 35 As for sinners, they shall be ing for the stork.

consumed out of the earth, and the 18 The high hills are a refuge for ungodly shall come to an end: Praise the wild goats; and so are the stony thou the LORD, O my soul, praise rocks for the conies.

the LORD. 19 He appointed the moon for certain seasons, and the sun knoweth his going down.

THE TWENTY-FIRST DAY. 20 Thou.makest darkness, that it)

MORNING PRAYER. may be night; wherein all the beasts of the forest do move.

PSALM 105. Confitemini Domino 21 The lions, roaring after their O GIVE thanks unto the LORD, prey, do seek their meat from God. and call upon his name; tell the peo

22 The sun ariseth, and they get ple what things he hath done. " them away together, and lay them o let your songs be of him, and down in their dens.

praise him; and let your talking be23 Man goeth forth to his work, of all his wondrous works. and to his labor, until the evening. | 3 Rejoice in his holy name; let

24 O LORD, how manifold are thy the heart of them rejoice, that seek works! in wisdom hast thou made the LORD. them all; the earth is full of thy 4 Seek the LORD and his strength; riches.

seek his face evermore. 25 So is the great and wide sea 5 Remember the marvellous works also; wherein are things creeping that he hath done ; his wonders, and innumerable, both small and great the judgments of his mouth; beasts.

60 ye seed of Abraham, his 26 There go the ships, and there servant; ye children of Jacob, his is that leviathan, whom thou hast chosen. made to take his pastime therein. | 7 He is the LORD our God; his

27 These wait all upon thee, that judgments are in all the world. thou mayest give them meat in due 8 He hath been alway mindful of season.

... This covenant and promise, that he 28 When thou givest it them, they made to a thousand generations. gather it; and when thou openest 9 Even the covenant that he made thy hand, they are filled with good. with Abraham; and the oath that he

29 When thou hidest thy face, I sware unto Isaac;

10 And appointed the same unto 29 He turned their waters into Jacob for a law, and to Israel for an blood, and slew their fish. everlasting testament, .. 30 Their land brought forth frogs;

11 Saying, Unto thee will I give yea, even in their king's chambers. the land of Canaan, the lot of your 31 He spake the word, and there inheritance.

came all manner of flies, and lice in 12 When there were yet but a few all their quarters. of them, and they strangers in the 32 He gave them hail-stones for land;

rain ; and Aames of fire in their land. 13 What time as they went from 33 He smote their vines also and one nation to another, from one king. fig trees; and destroyed the trees dom to another people;

that were in their coasts. 14 He suffered no man to do them 34 He spake the word, and the wrong, but reproved even kings for grasshoppers came, and caterpillars their sakes :

innumerable, and did eat up all the 15 Touch not mine anointed, and grass in their land, and devoured the do my prophets no harm.

fruit of their ground. 16 Moreover, he called for a dearth 35 He smote all the first-born in upon the land, and destroyed all the their land; even the chief of all their provision of bread.

strength. 17 But he bad sent a man before 36 He brought them forth also them, even Joseph, who was sold to with silver and gold ; there was not be a bond-servant,

one feeble person among their tribes. 18 Whose feet they hurt in the 37 Egypt was glad at their depart. stockis; the iron entered into his ing; for they were afraid of them. soul;

38 He spread out a cloud to be a 19 Until the time came that his covering ; and fire to give light in cause was known: the word of the the night-season. LORD tried him.

39 At their desire he brought 20 The king sent, and delivered quails; and he filled them with the him; the prince of the people let him bread of heaven. go free.

40 He opened the rock of stone, 21 He made him lord also of his and the waters flowed out, so that house, and ruler of all his substance; rivers ran in the dry places.

22 That he might inform his 41 For why? he remembered his princes after his will, and teach his holy promise; and Abraham his senators wisdom.

servant. 23 Israel also came into Egypt, 42 And he brought forth his peo. and Jacob was a stranger in the land ple witii joy, and his chosen with of Ham.

gladness; 24 And he increased his people 43 And gave thern the lands of exceedingly, and made them stronger the heathen: and they took the labors than their enemies;

of the people in possession ; 25 Whose heart turned so, that 44 That they might keep his they hated his people, and dealt un- statutes and observe his laws. truly with his servants. 26 Then sent he Moses his serv.

EVENING PRAYER. ant, and Aaron whom he had chosen ;/ PSALM 106. Confitemini Domino,

27 And these showed his tokens O GIVE thanks unto the LORD; among them, and wonders in the for he is gracious, and his mercy land of Ham.

endureth for ever. 28 He sent darkness, and it was 2 Who can express the noble acts dark; and they were not obedient of the LORD, or show forth all his anto his word.

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