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The righteous shall flourish like

SELECTION 42 the palm tree:

THE TWENTY-FIRST DAY He shall grow like a cedar in

EVENING WORSHIP Lebanon.

Psalu 95 They that are planted in the house

O COME, let us sing unto the of the LORD

LORD: Shall flourish in the courts of our Let us make a joyful noise to the God.

rock of our salvation. They shall still bring forth fruit

Let us come before his presence in old age;

with thanksgiving, They shall be full of sap and

Let us make a joyful noise unto green:

him with psalms. To shew that the LORD is upright; For the Lord is a great God, He is my rock, and there is no

And a great King above all gods. unrighteousness in him.

In his hand are the deep places of

the earth; PSALM 93 THE LORD reigneth;

The heights of the mountains are

his also. He is apparelled with majesty;

The sea is his, and he made it; The Lord is apparelled, he hath

And his hands formed the dry girded himself with strength:

land. The world also is stablished, that it cannot be moved.

O come, let us worship and bow Thy throne is established of old: down; Thou art from everlasting.

Let us kneel before the Lord our

Maker: The floods have lifted up, O

For he is our God, LORD, the floods have lifted up their voice;

And we are the people of his pasThe foods lift up their waves.

ture, and the sheep of his hand. Above the voices of many wa

To-day, Oh that ye would hear

his voice! Harden not your heart, ters, the mighty breakers of the sea, The Lord on high is mighty.

as at Meribah, Thy testimonies are very sure:

As in the day of Massah in the

wilderness:
Holiness becometh thy house, O
Lord, for evermore.

When your fathers tempted me,
Proved me, and saw my work.

Forty years long was I grieved with that generation,

And said, It is a people that do O worship the Lord in the beauty err in their heart.

of holiness: And they have not known my Tremble before him, all the earth. ways:

Say among the nations, The LORD Wherefore I sware in my wrath, reigneth: that they should not enter into my The world also is stablished that rest.

it cannot be moved: Psalm 96

He shall judge the peoples with O SING unto the LORD a new equity.

Let the heavens be glad, and let song: Sing unto the Lord, all the earth.

the earth rejoice; Sing unto the LORD, bless his Let the sea roar, and the fulness

thereof; name; Shew forth his salvation from day Let the field exult, and all that is

therein; to day. Declare his glory among the na

Then shall all the trees of the tions,

wood sing for joy before the LORD, His marvellous works among all

For he cometh; for he cometh to the peoples.

judge the earth: For great is the Lord, and highly He shall judge the world with to be praised:

righteousness, He is to be feared above all gods. And the peoples with his truth.

For all the gods of the peoples are idols: But the Lord made the heavens.

SELECTION 43 Honour and majesty are before THE TWENTY-SECOND DAY him: Strength and beauty are in his

PSALM 97 sanctuary.

THE LORD reigneth; let the earth Give unto the Lord, ye kindreds rejoice; of the peoples,

Let the multitude of isles be glad. Give unto the Lord glory and Clouds and darkness are round strength.

about him: Give unto the Lord the glory due Righteousness and justice are the unto his name:

foundation of his throne. Bring an offering, and come into A fire goeth before him, his courts.

And burneth up his adversaries round about.

MORNING WORSHIP

His lightnings lightened the The LORD hath made known his world:

salvation: The earth saw, and trembled.

His righteousness hath he openly The hills melted like wax at the shewed in the sight of the nations. presence of the LORD,

He hath remembered his mercy At the presence of the Lord of and his faithfulness toward the the whole earth.

house of Israel: The heavens declare his right All the ends of the earth have eousness,

seen the salvation of our God. And all the peoples have seen his Make a joyful noise unto the glory.

LORD, all the earth: Ashamed be all they that serve

Break forth and sing for joy, yea, graven images, that boast them- sing praises. selves of idols:

Sing praises unto the Lord withi Worship him, all ye gods.

the harp, with the harp and the Zion heard and was glad,

voice of melody And the daughters of Judah re With trumpets and sound of corjoiced because of thy judgements, O

net make a joyful noise before the Lord.

King, the Lord. For thou, LORD, art most high Let the sea roar, and the fulness above all the earth:

thereof; Thou art exalted far above all The world, and they that dwell gods.

therein; O ye that love the LORD, hate evil: Let the floods clap their hands;

He preserveth the souls of his Let the hills sing for joy together saints; he delivereth them out of

before the Lord; the hand of the wicked.

For he cometh to judge the earth: Light is sown for the righteous, He shall judge the world with And gladness for the upright in

righteousness, heart.

And the peoples with equity.
Be glad in the LORD, ye righteous;
And give thanks to his holy name.

SELECTION 44
Psalm 98

THE TWENTY-SECOND DAY O SING unto the LORD a new song,

EVENING WORSHIP for he hath done marvellous things:

PSALM 99 His right hand, and his holy arm, THE LORD reigneth; let the peohath wrought salvation for him. ples tremble:

He sitteth upon the cherubim; let Come before his presence with the earth be moved.

singing The Lord is great in Zion;

Know ye that the Lord he is God: And he is high above all the peo

It is he that hath made us, and ples.

we are his; Let them praise thy great and ter We are his people, and the sheep rible name:

of his pasture. Holy is he.

Enter into his gates with thanks

giving, and into his courts with The king's strength also loveth praise: justice:

Give thanks unto him, and bless Thou dost establish equity; thou

his name. executest justice and righteousness For the LORD is good; his mercy in Jacob.

endureth for ever; Exalt ye the LORD our God, and And his faithfulness unto all genworship at his footstool:

erations. Holy is he. Moses and Aaron among his

SELECTION 45 priests, and Samuel among them

THE TWENTY-THIRD DAY that call

upon

his name; They called upon the Lord, and

MORNING WORSHIP he answered them.

PSALM 103 He spake unto them in the pillar Bless the LORD, O my soul; of cloud:

And all that is within me, bless They kept his testimonies, and

his holy name. the statute that he gave them.

Bless the LORD, O my soul, Thou answeredst them, O LORD

And forget not all his benefits: our God:

Who forgiveth all thine iniquiThou wast a God that forgavest ties; them, though thou tookest ven

Who healeth all thy diseases; geance of their doings.

Who redeemeth thy life from deExalt ye the Lord our God, and

struction; worship at his holy hill;

Who crowneth thee with lovingFor the Lord our God is holy.

kindness and tender mercies: Psalm 100

Who satisfieth thy desire with Make a joyful noise unto the good things; LORD, all ye lands.

So that thy youth is renewed like Serve the Lord with gladness: the eagle.

The LORD executeth righteous And the place thereof shall know acts,

it no more. And judgements for all that are But the mercy of the Lord is oppressed.

from everlasting to everlasting upon He made known his ways unto

them that fear him, Moses,

And his righteousness unto chilHis doings unto the children of dren's children; Israel.

To such as keep his covenant, The LORD is full of compassion And to those that remember his and gracious,

precepts to do them. Slow to anger, and plenteous in The LORD hath established his mercy.

throne in the heavens; He will not always chide;

And his kingdom ruleth over all. Neither will he keep his anger Bless the LORD, ye angels of his: for ever.

Ye mighty in strength, that fulfil He hath not dealt with us after his word, hearkening unto the voice our sins,

of his word. Nor rewarded us after our iniqui Bless the LORD, all ye his hosts; ties.

Ye ministers of his, that do his For as the heaven is high above pleasure. the earth, so great is his mercy to Bless the LORD, all ye his works, ward them that fear him.

in all places of his dominion: As far as the east is from the Bless the Lord, O my soul. west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us.

SELECTION 46 Like as a father pitieth his chil THE TWENTY-THIRD DAY dren,

EVENING WORSHIP So the Lord pitieth them that

PSALM 104 fear him.

Bless the LORD, O my soul. For he knoweth our frame;

O Lord my God, thou art very He remembereth that

great; dust.

we

are

Thou art clothed with honour As for man, his days are as grass; and majesty.

As a flower of the field, so he Who coverest thyself with light flourisheth.

as with a garment; For the wind passeth over it, and Who stretchest out the heavens

like a curtain :

it is gone;

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