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He raiseth up the Poor out of the Duft, and lifteth the Needy out of the Dunghil:
That he may set him with Princes, even with the Princes of his people.
O praise * the Lord, all ye Nations, praise him all ye People.
For his merciful Kindness is great towards us, and the Truth of the Lord endureth for ever. Praise ye the Lord.
H Y M N XVII.
O Give Thanks unto the Lord, for he is good ; because
his Let Israel now say, that his Mercy endureth for ever.
Let them now that fear the Lord, say, that his Mercy endureth for ever.
I called upon the Lord in distress; the Lord answered me, and set me in a large Place.
The Lord is my Strength and Song, and is become my Salvation.
The Voice of Rejoicing, and Salvation, is in the Tabernacles of the Righteous: The right Hand of the Lord doth valiantly.
The right Hand of the Lord is exalted; the right Hand of the Lord doth valiantly.
I shall not die, but live, and declare the Works of the Lord.
The Lord hath chastened me fore, but he hath not given me over unto Death.
I will praise thee, for thou hast heard me, and art become my Salvation.
The Stone which the Builders refused, is become the head Stone of the Corner.
This is the Lord's doing, it is marvellous in our Eyes.
This is the Day which the Lord hath made, we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Save now, I beseech thee, O Lord. O Lord, I beseech thee, fend now Prosperity.
* Pfalm CXVII: 1,2.
y PS. CXVIII. 1,2,4,5,14, to 18,21, to 29.
Bleffed be he that cometh in the Name of the Lord; we have bleffed you out of the House of the Lord.
God is the Lord, which hath shewed us Light : Bind the Sacrifice with Cords, even unto the Horns of the Altar.
Thou art my God, and I will praise thee; thou art my God, I will exalt thee.
O give Thanks unto the Lord, for he is good; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
H Y M N XVIII.
may Israel say: If it had not been the Lord who was on our Side, when Men rose up against us :
Then they had swallowed us up quick ; when their Wrath was kindled against us.
Then the Waters had overwhelmed us, the Stream had gone over our Soul.
Then the proud Waters had gone over our Soul.
Blessed be the Lord, who hath not given us as a Prey to their Teeth.
Our Soul is escaped as a Bird out of the Snare of the Fowlers; the Snare is broken, and we are escaped.
Our Help is in the Name of the Lord, who made Heaven and Earth.
Behold, - bless ye the Lord, all ye Servants of the Lord, which by Night stand in the ltouse of the Lord.
Lift up your Hands in the Sanctuary, and bless the Lord.
The Lord that made Heaven and Earth, bless thee out of Zion.
3 PS. CXXIV. 1, to 8.
• Pf.cxxXIV, 1,2, 3.
H Y M N XIX.
Praise ye the Lord, for the Lord is good ; fing Praises unto his Name, for it is pleasant.
For I know that the Lord is great, and that our Lord is above all Gods.
Whatsoever the Lord pleased, that did he in Heaven and in Earth, in the Seas, and all deep Places.
Thy Name, O Lord, endureth for ever; and thy Memorial, O Lord, throughout all Generations.
For the Lord will judge his People, and he will repent himself concerning his Servants.
The Idols of the Heathen are Silver and Gold, the Work of Mens Hands.
Bless the Lord, O House of Israel; bless the Lord, O House of Aaron.
O Give Thanks unto the Lord, for he is good; for his
Mercy endureth for ever. O give Thanks unto the God of Gods; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
O give Thanks to the Lord of Lords; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
To him who alone doth great Wonders ; for his Mercy
vens ; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
To him that stretched out the Earth above the Waters; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
To him that made great Lights; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
6 Pl. cxxxv. 1,2, 3, 5,6,13,14,18,19. e PS. CXXXVI. 1, to 9, 16,24, 25, 26.
The Sun to rule by Day; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
The Moon and Stars to rule by Night; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
To him which led his People through the Wilderness; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
And hath redeemed us from our Enemies ; for his Mer. sy endureth for ever.
Who giveth Food to all Flesh; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
O give Thanks unto the God of Heaven ; for his Mercy endureth for ever.
HY MN XXI.
I Will praise thee with my whole Heart, before the
Gods will I fing Praise unto thee.
I will worship towards thy holy Temple, and praise thy Name, for thy loving Kindness, and for thy Truth; for thou haft magnified thy Word above all thy Name.
In the Day when I cried, thou answeredft me ; and strengthenedft me with Strength in my Soul.
All the Kings of the Earth shall praise thee, O Lord, when they hear the Words of thy Mouth. Yea, they shall fing in the Ways of the Lord; for
great is the Glory of the Lord.
Though the Lord be high, yet hath he respect unto the Lowly; but the Proud he knoweth afar off.
Though I walk in the midft of Trouble, thou wilt revive me, thou shalt stretch forth thine Hand against the Wrath of mine Enemies, and thy right Hand shali save me.
The Lord will perfeët that which concerneth me : Thy Mercy, O Lord, endureth for ever; forsake not the Works of thine own Hands.
H Y M N XXII.
Hands to war, and my Fingers to fight.
Lord, what is Man, that thou takest Knowledge of him? or the Son of Man, that thou makest Account of him?
I will fing a new Song unto thee, O God; upon a Pfaltery, and an Instrument of ten Strings, will I fing Praises unto thee.
I will f extol thee, my God, O King, and I will bless thy Name for ever and ever.
Every Day will I bless thee, and I will praise thy Name for ever and ever.
Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised; and his Greatness is unrearchable.
One Generation shall praise thy Works to another, and shall declare thy mighty Aets.
I will fpeak of the glorious Honour of thy Majesty, and of thy wondrous Works.
And Men shall speak of the Might of thy terrible Acts; and I will declare thy Greatness.
They shall abundantly utter the Memory of thy great Goodness, and shall fing of thy Righteousness.
The Lord is gracious, and full of Compassion ; Now to Anger, and of great Mercy
The Lord is good to all, and his tender Mercies are over all his Works.
All thy Works shall praise thee, O Lord, and thy Saints Thall bless thee.
They shall speak of the Glory of thy Kingdom, and talk of thy Power.
To make known to the Sons of Men, his mighty Acts, and the glorious Majesty of his Kingdom.
Thy Kingdom is an everlasting Kingdom, and thy Dominion endureth throughout all Generations. The Lord uphcldeth all that fall, and raiseth up
all those that be bowed down.
& PS. CXLIV. 1,2,3,9.
f Pf. cxLv. 1, to 21.