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rage horribly; but yet the Lord, who

The nineteenth Day. dwelleth on high, is mightier.

MORNING PRAYER. 6 Thy testimonies, O Lord, are very gure : holiness becometh thine house for

Psalm 95. Venite, eaultemus. ever

O COME, let us sing unto the Lord;

let us heartily rejoice in the strength Psalm 94 Deus ultionum. of our salvation LORD God, to whom vengeance be- 2 Let us come before his presence with longeth, thou God, to whom ven

thanksgiving i and show ourselves glad geance belongeth, show thy self.

in him with psalms. 2 Arise, thou Judge of the world, and

3 For the Lord is a great God; and a reward the proud after their deserving

great King above all gods. 3 Lord, how long shall the ungodly.

4 In his hand are all the corners of the how long shall the ungodly triumph ?"

earth; and the strength of the hills is his 4 How long shall all wicked doers speak

also to disdainfully, and make such proud

15 The sea is his, and he made it and boasting?

his hands prepared the dry land. 5 They smite down thy people, O Lord.

6 0 come, let us worship, and fall and trouble thine heritage

down, and kneel before the Lord our 6 They murder the widow and the

Maker stranger, and put the fatherless to death

17 For he is the Lord our God; and we 7 And yet they say, Tush, the Lord

are the people of his pasture, and the shall not see, neither shall the God of Ja. sheep of his hand. cob regard it.

8 To-day if ye will hear his voice, hard. 8 Take heed, ye unwise among the peo.

en not your hearts as in the provocation, ple: () ye fools, when will ye under

and as in the day of templation in the stand?

wilderness 9 He that planted the ear, shall he not

9 When your fathers templed me, proyhear? or be that made the eye, shall he ed me, and saw my works not see?

10 Forty years long was I grieved with 10 Or he that nurtureth the heathen, it

this generation, and said, It is a people is he that teacheth man knowledge : shall

that do err in their hearts, for they have not he punish ?

not known my ways: 11 The Lord knoweth the thoughts of

1 Unto whom I sware in my wrath, man, that they are but vain

that they should not enter into my rest 12 Blessed is the man whom thou Psalm 96 Cantate Domino. chastenest, O Lord, and teachest bim in SING unto the Lord a new song ; thy law,

sing unto the Lord, all the whole 13 That thou mayest give him patience earth. in time of adversity, until the pit be 2 Sing unto the Lord, and praise his digged up for the ungodly

name, be telling of his salvation from 14 For the Lord will not fail his peo day to day ple; neither will be forsake his inherit. 3 Deolare his honour unto the heathen, ance ;

and his wonders unto all people. 15 Until righteousness tum again unto 4 For the Lord is great, and cannot Judgment all such as are true in heart worthily be praised; he is more to be shal follow it.

feared than all gods. 16 Who will rise up with me against 5 As for all the gods of the heathen, the wicked ? or who will take my part they are but dols : but it is the Lord against the evil-doers?

that made the heavens. 17 If the Lord had not helped me, it 6 Glory and worsbin are before him ; had not failed, but my soul had been put power and honour are in his sanctuary. to silence

7 Ascribe unto the Lord, 0 ye kindreds 18 But when I said, My foot hath of the people, ascribe unto the Lord slipped; thy mercy, O Lord, held me op. worship and power

19 In the multitude of the sorrows that Ascribe unto the Lord the honour I hard in my heart, thy comforts have re. due unto his name, bring presents, and freshed my soul

come into his courts 20 Wilt thou have any thing to do with 90 worship the Lord in the beauty of the stool of wickedness, which imagin- holiness; let the whole earth stand in ath mischief as a law ?

awe of him 21 They gather them together against 1 10 Tell it out among the heathen, that the soul of the righteous, and condemn the Lord is King; and that it is he who the innocent blood.

hath made the round world so fast that it 22 But the Lord is my refuge, and my cannot be moved ; and how that he shall God is the strength of my confidence judge the people righteously.

23 He snall recompense them their u Let the heavens rejoice, and let the wickednes., and destroy them in their earth be glad ; let the sea make a noise, own malice ; yea, the Lord our God shall and all that therein is. destroy them

12 Let the field be joyful, and all that

is in it: then shall all the trees of the 9 Let the floods clap their hands, and wood rejoice before the Lord.

let the hills be joyful together before the 13 For he cometh, for he cometh to Lord; for be is come to judge the earth, judge the earth; and with righteousness 1 With righteousness shall he judge io judge the world, and the people with the world, and the people with equity. his truth

Psalm 99. Dominus regnavit
Psalm 97 Dominus regnavit.

THE Lord is King, be the people

I never so impatient; be sitteth be. THE Lord is King, the earth may between the Cherubím, be the earth never 1 glad thereof; yea, the multitude of

so unquiet. the isles may be glad thereof.

2 The Lord is great in Sion, and high 2 Clouds and darkness are round about

above all people. him ; righteousness and judgment are

3 They shall give thanks unto thy the habitation of his seat.

name, which is great, wonderful, and 3 There shall go a fire before him, and

holy, burn up his enemies on every side.

4 The King's power loveth judgment; 4 His lightnings gave shine unto the

thou hast prepared equity; thou hast world; the earth saw it, and was afraid.

executed judgment and righteousness in 5 The hills melted like wax at the pre

Jacob. sence of the Lord; at the presence of

5 O magnify the Lord our God, and the Lord of the whole earth.

fall down before his footstool; for he is 6 The heavens have declared his right.

holy. cousness, and all the people have seen his

6 Moses and Aaron among his priests, glory

and Samuel among such as call upon his °7 Confounded be all they that worship

name: these called upon the Lord, and errved images, and that delight in vain

he heard them. gods worship him, all ye gods.

7 He spake unto them out of the cloudy 8 Sion heard of it, and rejoiced ; and

pillar; for they kept his testimonies, and the daughters of Judah were glad, be the law that he gave them. cause of thy judgments, O Lord.

8 Thou heardest them, O Lord our 9 For thou, Lord, art higher than all

God; thou forgavest them, O God, and that are in the earth thou art exalted far

punishedst their own inventions above all gods.

90 magnify the Lord our God, and 10 O ye that love the Lord, see that ye

worship him upon his holy hill; for the hate the thing which is evil : the Lord

Lord our God is holy preserveth the souls of his saints ; he shall deliver them from the hand of the

Psalm 100. Jubilate Deo. ungodly

BE ye joyful in the Lord, all yo 11 There is sprung up a light for the

lands; serve the Lord with glad. righteous. and joyful gladness for such

ness, and come before his presence with as are true-hearted.

a song. 12 Rejoice in the Lord, ye righteous,

2 Be ye sure that the Lord he is God; and give thanks for a remembrance of his

it is he that bath made us, and not we holiness.

ourselves; we are his people, and the

sheep of his pasture. EVENING PRAYER..

30 go your way into his gates with Psalm 9A Cantate Domino. thanksgiving, and into his courts with SING unto the Lord a new song ;

praise be thankful unto him, and speak for he hath done marvellous things

good of his name; 2 With his own right hand, and with

1 4 For the Lord is gracious , hus mercy his holy art, hath he gotten himself the

is everlasting i and his truth endureth victory

from generation to generation. 3 The Lord declared his salvation; his Psalın 101. Misericordiam et judicium. righteousness hath he openly showed in M Y song shall be of mercy and judg. the sight of the heathen

W ment unto thee, O Lord, will 4 He hath remembered his mercy and truth toward the house of Israel, and all 12 let me have understanding in the the ends of the world have seen the sal. way of godliness. vation of our God.

3 When wilt thou come unto me? I 5 Show yourselves joyful unto the will walk in my house with a perfect Lord, all ye lands; sing, rejoice, and heart. give thanks.

4 I will take no wicked thing in hand; 6 Praise the Lord upon the harp: sing I hate the sins of unfaithfulness; there to the harp with a psalın of thanksgiving shall no such cleave unto me

7 With trumpets also and shawms, 15 A froward heart shall depart from show yourselves joyful before the Lord me; I will not know a wicked person. the King

6 Whoso privily slandereth his neig: 8 Let the sea take a noise, and all that bour, him will I destroy therein is the round world, and they 7 Whoso hath also a proud took and shat dwell therein.

high stomach, I will not suffer him.

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8 Mine eyes look upon such as are 20 That he might hear the mourning faithful in the land, that they may dwell of such as are in captivity, and deliver with me.

the children appointed unto death; 9 Whoso leadeth a godly life, he shall 21 That they may declare the name of be my servant.

the Lord in Sion, and his worship at 10 There shall no deceitful person Jerusalem ; dwell in my house; he that telleth lies 22 When the people are gathered to shall not tarry in my sight.

gether, and the kingdoms also, to servo 11 I shall soon destroy all the ungodly the Lord. that are in the land ; that I may root out 23 He brought down my strength in all wicked doers from the city of the my journey, and shortened my days. Lord.

24 But I said, O my God, take me not

away in the midst of mine age; as for The troenteth Day.

thy years, they endure Wroughout all MORNING PRAYER.

generations. Psalm 102. Domine, ea audi. 25 Thou, Lord, in the beginning bast HEAR my prayer, O Lord, and let laid the foundation of the earth, and the my crying come unto thee.

heavens are the work of thy hands. 2 Hide not thy face from me in the 26 They shall perish, but thou shalt time of my trouble ; incline thine ear endure; they all shall was old as doth a unto me when I call; O hear me, and garment. that right soon :

27 And as a vesture shalt thou change 3 For my days are consumed away like them, and they shall be changed; but smoke, and my bones are burnt up as it thou art the same, and thy years shal were a fire-brand.

not fail. 4 My heart is smitten down, and with 28 The children of thy servants sha" ered like grass ; so that I forget to eat continue, and their seed shall stand fast my bread.

in thy sight. 5 For the voice of my groaning, my bones will scarce cleave to my flesh.

Psalm 103. Benedic, anima mea. 6 I am become like a pelican in the PRAISE the Lord, O my soul; ana wilderness, and like an owl that is in the I all that is within me, praise his holy desert.

name. 7 I have watched, and am even as it 2 Praise the Lord, O my soul ; and for were a sparrow, that sitteth alone upon get not all his benefits; the house-top.

3 Who forgiveth all thy sin, and heal8 Mine enemies revile me all the day

eth all thine infirmities; long; and they that are mad upon me, 4 Who sa veth thy life from destruc. are sworn together against me.

tion, and crowneth thee with mercy and 9 For I have eaten ashes as it were loving kindness; bread, and mingled my drink with weep

5 Who satisfieth thy mouth with good ing.

things, making thee young and lusty as 10 And that, because of thine indigna an eagle tion and wrath ; for thou hast tuken me 6 The Lord executeth righteousness up, and cast me down.

and judgment, for all them that are op. 11 My days are gone like a shadow, I pressed with wrong and I am wichered like grass

7 He showed his ways unto Moses, his 12 But thou, O Lord, shalt endure for works unto the children of Israel. ever, and thy remembrance throughout 8 The Lord is full of compassion and all generations.

mercy, long-suffering, and of great good. 13 Thou shalt arise, and tave mercy Inese upon Sion ; for it is time that thou have 9 He will not alway be chiding ; nei. mercy upon her yea, the time is come. ther keepeth he his anger for ever.

14 And why? thy servants think upon 10 He hath not dealt with us after our her stones, and it pitieth them to see her sins; nor rewarded us according to our in the dust

wickednesses. 15 The heathen shall fear thy name, O 11 For look how high the heaven is in Lord, and all the kings of the earth thy comparison of the earth; so great is his majesty.

mercy also toward then that fear him! 16 When the Lord shall build up Sion, 12 Look how wide also the east is from and when his glory shall appear;

the west, so far hath le set our sins 17 When he turneth him unto the from us! prayer of the poor destitute, and de 13 Yea, like as a father pitieth his own spiseth not their desire;

children; even so is the Lord merciful 18 This shall be written for those that unto them that fear him. come after, and the people which shall be 14 For he knoweth whereof we are born shall praise the Lord.

made ; he remembereth that we are but 19 For he hath looked down from his dust sanctuary: out of the heaven did the | 15 The days of man are but as grass; Lord behold the earth.

for he flourisheth as a flower of the field

16. For as soon as the wind goeth over 16 The trees of the Lord also are fata it, it is gone; and the place thereof shall of sap; even the cedars of Libanus, which know it no more.

he hath planted; 17 But the merciful goodness of the

merciful goodness of the 17 Wherein the birds make their dests Lord endureth for ever and ever upon and the fir-trees are a dwelling for the them that fear him, and his righteous stork ness upon children's children ;

19 T-high hills are a refuge for the 18 Even upon such as keep his cove wild goats and so are the stony rocks nant, and think upon his commandments, for the conies to do them.

19 He appointed the moon for certain 19 The Lord hath prepared his seat in seasons, and the sun knoweth his going heaven, and his kingdom ruleth over all. down.

20 praise the Lord, ye angels of his, 20 Thou makest darkness, that it may ye that excel in strength ; ye that fulfi be night; wherein all the beasts of the his commandnient, and hearken unto the forest do move voice of his words.

21 The lions, roaring after their prey, 21 praise the Lord, all ye his hosts; do seek their meat from God. ye servants of his that do his pleasure. 22 The sun ariseth, and they get them

22 ) speak good of the Lord, all ye away together, and lay them down in works on his, in all places of his do. their dens minion: Praise thou the Lord, O my 23 Man goeth forth to his work, and soul.

to his labour, until the evening EVENING PRAYER

24 ( Lord, how manifold are thy Psalm 104. Benedic, anima mea. works, in wisdom hast thou made them DRAISE the Lord, O my soul : 0 all; the earth is full of thy riches

I Lord my God, thou art become er. 25 So is the great and wide sea also; ceeding glorious, thou art clothed with wherein are things creeping innumerable, majesty and honour

both small and great beasts. 2 Thou deckest thyself with light as it 26 There go the ships, and there is that were with a garment, and spreadest out! Leviathan, whom thou hast made to take the heavens like a curtain

his pastime therein. 3 Who layeth the beams of his cham 27 These wait all upon thee, that thou bers in the waters, and maketh the clouds may est give them meat in due season. his chariot, and walketh upon the wings 2 When thou givest it them, they ga. of the wind.

ther it ; and when thou openest thy hand, 4 He maketh his angels spirits, and his they are filled with good ministers a Maming fire.

29 When thou hidest thy face, they are 5 He laid the foundations of the earth, troubled : when thou takes away their that it never should move at any time. breath, they die and are turned again to 6 Thou coveredst it with the deep like

their dust as with a garment; the waters stand in 30 Wher thou lettest thy breat go the hills.

forth, they shall be made; and thou halt 7 At thy rebuke they fee ; at the voice renew the face of the earth. of thy thunder they are afraid

31 The glorious majesty of the Lord 8 They go up as high as the hills, and shall endure for ever : the Lord shall re. down to the valleys beveath i even unto joice in his works. the place which thou hast appointed for 32 The earth shall tremble at the look them.

of him; if he do but touch the hills, 9 Thou hast set them their bounds, they shall smoke. which they shall not pass, neither turn 33 I will sing unto the Lord as long as again to cover the earth

I live : 1 will praise my God while I To He sendeth the springs into the have my being; rivers, which run among the hills.

34 And so shall my words please him : 11 All the beasts of the field drink my joy shall be in the Lord. thereof, and the wild asses quench their 35 As for sinners, they shall be conthirst.

sumed out of the earth, and the ungodly 12 Beside them shall the fowls of the shall come to an end : Praise thou the air have their habitation, and sing among Lord, O my soul, praise the Lord the branches. 13 He watereth the hills from above;

T'he twenty-first Day. the earth is filled with the fruit of thy

MORNING PRAYER works. 14 He bringeth forth grass for the cat.

Psalm 105 Confitemini Domino. tle, and green herb for the service of GIVE thanks unto the Lord, and men.

call upon his name : tell the people 15 That he may bring food out of the what things he hath doce earth, and wine that maketh glad the

20 let your songs be of him, and heart of man; and oil to make him a praise him, and let your of cheerful countenance, and bread to | all his wondrous works. strengthen man's heurt.

1 3 Rejoice in his holy name, let the Heart of them rejoice, that seek the 31 He spake the word, and there came Lord

all manner of flies, and lice in all their 4 Seek the Lord and his strength ; seek quarters bis face evermore.

32 He gave them hail-stones for rain; 5 Remember the marvellous works that and fames of fire in their land. he hath done : his wonders, and the judg. 33 He smote their vines also and fig. notats of his mouth

trees; and destroyed the trees that were 6 ye seed of Abraham, his servant ; in their coasts ye children of Jacob, his chosen.

34 He spake the word, and the grass. 7 He is the Lord our God; his judg. hoppers came, and caterpillart innume. Enents are in all the world.

rable, and did eat up all the grass in their 8 He hath been alway mindful of his land, and devoured the fruit of their covenant and promise, that he made to a ground. thousand generations.

35 He smote all the first-born in their 9 Even the covenant that he made with land, even the chief of all their strength. Abraham ; and the oath that he sware 36 He brought them forth also with unto Isaac

silver and gold ; there was not one feeble 10 And appointed the same unto Jacob person among their tribes. for a law, and to Israel for an everlasting 37 Egypt was glad at their departing: testament,

for they were afraid of them. 11 Saying, Unto thee will I give the 38 He spread out a cloud to be a cov. land of Canaan, the lot of your inherit. ering ; and fire to give light in the night. ence.

season. 12 When there were yet but a few of 39 At their desire he brought quails; them, and they strangers in the land; and be filled them with the bread of

13 What tiine as they went from one heaven. nation to another, from one kingdom to 40 He pened the rock of stone, and another people ;

the waters flowed out, so that the rivers 14 He suffered no man to do them ran in the dry places. wrong, but reproved even kings for their 41 For why be remembered his holy sakes:

promise ; and Abraham his servant. 15 Touch not mine Anointed, and do 42 And he brought forth his people my prophets no harm

with joy, and his chosen with gladness; 16. Moreover, he called for a dearth 43 And gave them the lands of the hea. upon the land, and destroyed all the pro. then and they took the labours of the Vision of bread.

people in possession ; 17 But he had sent a man before them, 44 That they might keep his statutes, even Joseph, who was sold to be a bond- and observe his laws. servant,

EVENING PRAYER. 18 Whose feet they hurt in the stocks ; Psalm 106. Confitemini Domino. the iron entered into his soul;

GIVE thanks unto the Lord; for 19 Until the time came that his cause he is gracious, and his mercy enduwas known: the word of the Lord tried reth for ever. him.

2 Who can express the noble acts of 20 The king sent, and delivered him; the Lord, or show forth all his praise ? the prince of the people let him go free. 3 Blessed are they that alway keep

2! He made him lord also of his house, judgment, and do righteousness. and ruler of all his substance;

4 Remember me, O Lord, according to 22 That he might inforn his princes the favour that thou bearest unto thy after his will, and teach his senators people ; 0 visit me with thy salvation, wisdom.

5 That I may see the felicity of thy 23 Israel also came into Egypt, and chosen, and rejoice in the gladness of thy Jacob was a stranger in the land of Ham. people, and give thanks with thine in

24 And he increased his people exceed. heritance. logly, and made them stronger than their 16 We have sinned with our fathers; enemies ;

we have done amiss, and dealt wickedly. 25 Whose heart turned so, that they 7 Our fathers regarded not thy wonhated his people, and dealt untruly with ders in Egypt, neither kept they thy lais servants

great goodness in remembrance ; but 26 Tlien sent he Moses his servant, and were disobedient at the sea, even at the Aaron whom he had chosen;

Red Sea
27 And these showed his tokens among o Nevertheless, he helped them for his
them, and wonders in the land of Ham. name's sake, that he might make his

28 He sent darkness, and it was dark ; power to be known.
and they were not obedient unto his 9 He rebuked the Red Sea also, and it

was dried up; so he led them through
29 He turned their waters into blood, the deep, as ihrough a wilderness.
and slew their fish

10 And he saved them from the adver. · 30 Their land brought forth frogs; saries' hand, and delivered them from the seo, even in their king's chainbers. hand of the enemy.

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