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will sing praise to thy name, O thou Most High. When mine enemies are turned back, they shall fall and perish at thy presence. For thou hast maintained my right and my cause ; thou satest in the throne judging right. Thou hast rebuked the heathen, thou hast destroyed the wicked, thou hast put out their name for ever and ever.

The Lord also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble : and they that know thy name will put their trust in thee: for thou, Lord, hast not forsaken them that seek thee.-Ps. ix. 1.

Be thou exalted, Lord, in thine own strength : so will we sing and praise thy power.-Ps. xxi. 13.

My soul shall be joyful in the Lord : it shall rejoice in his salvation. All my bones shall say, Lord, who is like unto thee, which deliverest the poor

from him that is too strong for him, yea, the poor and the needy from him that spoileth him ?—Ps. xxxv. 9.

I will give thee thanks in the great congregation: I will praise thee among much people ; and my tongue shall speak of thy praise, and of thy righteousness all the day long.–Ps. xxxv. 18.

Thy mercy, O Lord, is in the heavens ; and

thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds. Thy righteousness is like the great mountains ; thy judgments are a great deep : O Lord, thou preservest man and beast. How excellent is thy loving-kindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings. They shall be abundantly satisfied with the fatness of thy house ; and thou shalt make them drink of the river of thy pleasures. For with thee is the fountain of life : in thy light shall we see light.-Ps. xxxvi. 5.

Many, O Lord my God, are thy wonderful works which thou hast done, and thy thoughts, which are to us-ward : they cannot be reckoned up in order unto thee : if I would declare and speak of them, they are more than can be numbered. Sacrifice and offering thou didst not desire ; mine ears hast thou opened: burntoffering and sin-offering hast thou not required. I delight to do thy will, O my God : yea, thy law is within my heart.-Ps. xl. 5.

By this I know that thou favourest me, because mine enemy doth not triumph over me. And as for me, thou upholdest me in mine integrity, and settest me before thy face for ever. Blessed be the Lord God of Israel from everlasting, and to everlasting. Amen.-Ps. xli. 11.

We have thought of thy loving-kindness, O God, in the midst of thy temple. According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth : thy right hand is full of righteousness. Let Mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of Judah be glad, because of thy judgments.-Ps. xlviii. 9.

I will praise thee for ever, because thou hast done it: and I will wait on thy name ; for it is good before thy saints.—Ps. lii. 9.

I will freely sacrifice unto thee : I will praise t hy name, O Lord; for it is good.-Ps. liv. 6.

Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens ; let thy glory be above all the earth. My heart is fixed, O God, my heart is fixed : I will sing and give praise. Awake up, my glory ; awake, psaltery and harp: I myself will awake early ; I will praise thee, O Lord, among the people : I will sing unto thee among the nations. For thy mercy is great unto the heavens, and thy truth unto the clouds.-Ps. lvii. 5—10.

Unto thee, O Lord, belongeth mercy.-Ps. lxii. 12.

Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, who only doest wondrous things. And blessed be lis glorious name for ever : and let the whole earth be filled with his glory ; Amen, and amen. Ps. lxxii. 18.

The day is thine, the night also is thine : thou hast prepared the light and the sun. Thou hast set all the borders of the earth : thou hast made summer and winter.-Ps. lxxiv. 16.

Unto thee, O God, do we give thanks, unto thee do we give thanks : for that thy name is near thy wondrous works declare.-Ps. lxxv. 1.

At thy rebuke, O God of Jacob, both the chariot and horse are cast into a dead sleep. Thou, even thou, art to be feared : and who may stand in thy sight when once thou art

Thou didst cause judgment to be heard from heaven; the earth feared, and was still. Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee : the remainder of wrath shalt thou restrain.-Ps. lxxvi. 6.

How amiable are thy tabernacles, O Lord of hosts! My soul longeth, yea, even fainteth for the courts of the Lord : my heart and flesh crieth out for the living God. Yea, the sparrow hath found an house, and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, even thine altars, O Lord of Hosts, my King, and my God. Blessed are they that dwell in thy



house : they will be still praising thee. Blessed is the man whose strength is in thee; in whose heart are the ways of them. Who passing through the valley of Baca make it a well ; the rain also filleth the pools. They go from strength to strength, every one of them in Zion appeareth before God. A day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a door-keeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness. For the Lord is a sun and shield ; the Lord will give grace and glory : no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly. O Lord of Hosts, blessed is the man that trusteth in thee.-Ps. lxxxiv. 1, &c.

I will sing of the mercies of the Lord for ever : with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations. And the heavens shall praise thy wonders, O Lord : thy faithfulness also in the congregation of the saints. For who in the heaven can be compared unto the Lord ? who among the sons of the mighty can be likened unto the Lord ? God is greatly to be feared in the assembly of the saints, and to be had in reverence of all them that are about him. O Lord God of Hosts, who is a strong Lord like unto thee? or to thy faithfulness

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