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8 And why? thou hast delivered my soul from death : mine eyes from tears, and my feet from falla ing
9 I will walk before the Lord : in the land of the living
10 I believed, and therefore will I speak; but I was sore troubled : I said in my haste, All men are liars.
11 What reward shall I give unto the Lord : for all the benefits that he hath done unto me?
12 I will receive the cup of salvation : and call upon the Name of the Lord.
13 I will pay my vows now in the presence of all his people : right dear in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.
14 Behold, O Lord, how that I am thy servant : I am thy servant, and the son of thine handmaid ; thou hast broken my bonds in sunder.
15 I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving : and will call upon the Name of the Lord.
16 I will pay my vows unto the Lord, in the sight of all his people : in the courts of the Lord's house, even in the midst of thee, O Jerusalem. Praise the Lora.
PSALM 117. Laudate Dominum. O
PRAISE the Lord, all ye heathen : praise him,
all ye nations. 2 For his merciful kindness is ever more and more towards us : and the truth of the Lord endureth for ever. Praise the Lord.
PSALM 118. Confitemini Domino. O
GIVE thanks unto the Lord, for he is gracious:
because his mercy endureth for ever. 2 Let Israel now confess, that he is gracious : and that his mercy endureth for ever.
3 Let the house of Aaron now confess : that his mercy endureth for ever.
4 Yea, let them now that fear the Lord confess : that his mercy endureth for ever.
5 I called upon the Lord in trouble : and the Lord heard me at large.
6 The Lord is on my side : I will not fear what man doeth unto me.
7 The Lord taketh my part with them that help me: therefore shall I see my desire upon mine ene. mies.
8 It is better to trust in the Lord : than to put any confidence in man.
9 It is better to trust in the Lord : than to put any confidence in princes.
10 All nations compassed me round about : but in the Name of the Lord will I destroy them.
11 They kept me in on every side, they kept me in, I say, on every side : but in the Name of the Lord will I destroy them.
12 They came about me like bees, and are extinct even as the tire among the thorns : for in the Name of the Lord I will destroy them.
13 Thou hast thrust sore at me, that I might fall : but the Lord was my help.
14 The Lord is my strength, and my song : and is become my salvation.
15 The voice of joy and health is in the dwellings of the righteous : the right hand of the Lord bringeth mighty things to pass.
16 The right hand of the Lord hath the preemi. nence : the right hand of the Lord bringeth mighty things to pass.
17 I shall not die, but live : and declare the works of the Lord.
18 The Lord hath chastened and corrected me : but he hath not given me over unto death.
19 Open me the gates of righteousness : that I may go into them, and give thanks unto the Lord.
20 This is the gate of the Lord : the righteous shall enter into it.
21 I will thank thee, for thou hast heard me . and art become my salvation.
22 The same stone which the builders refused : is become the head-stone in the corner.
23 This is the Lord's doing : and it is marvellous in our eyes.
24 This is the day which the Lord hath made : we will rejoice and be glad in it.
25 Help me now, O Lord : 0 Lord, send us now prosperity.
26 Blessed be he that cometh in the Name of the Lord : we have wished you good luck, ye that are of the house of the Lord.
27 God is the Lord who hath shewed us light : bind the sacrifice with cords, yea, even unto the horns of the altar.
28 Thou art my God, and I will thank thee :'thou art my God, and I will praise thee.
29 o give thanks unto the Lord, for he is gracious: and his mercy endureth for ever.
Band walk in the law of the Lord.
PSALM 119, Beati immaculati. LESSED are those that are undefiled in the way : 2 Blessed are they that keep his testimonies : and seek him with their whole heart. 3 For they who do no wickedness: walk in his ways.
4 Thou hast charged : that we shall diligently keep thy commandments. 50 that my ways were made so direct : that I
ght ke thy statutes ! 6 So shall I not be confounded : while I have respect unto all thy commandments.
7 I will thank thee with an unfeigned heart : when I shall have learned the judgements of thy righteousness.
8 I will keep thy ceremonies : 0 forsake me not utterly.
In quo corriget ?
W his way: even by ruling himself after
10 With my whole heart have I sought thee: 0 let. me not go wrong out of thy commandments.
11 Thy words have I hid within my heart : that I should not sin against thee.
12 Blessed art thou, O Lord : 0 teach me thy statutes.
13 With my lips have I been telling : of all the judgements of thy mouth.
14 I have had as great delight in the way of thy testimonies : as in all manner of riches.
15 I will talk of thy commandments : and have re. spect unto thy ways.
16 My delight shall be in thy statutes : and I will not forget thy word.
Retribue servo tuo. O
DO well unto thy servant : that I may live, and
keep thy word. 18 Open thou mine eyes : that I may see the wondrous things of thy law.
19 I am a stranger upon earth : 0 hide not thy commandments from me.
20 My soul breaketh out for the very fervent desire : that it hath alway unto thy judgements.
21 Thou hast rebuked the proud : and cursed are they that do err from thy commandments.
22 O turn from me shame and rebuke : for I have kept thy testimonies.
23 Princes also did sit and speak against me: but thy servant is occupied in thy statutes.
24 For thy testimonies are my delight : and my counsellors.
according to thy word. 26 I have acknowledged my ways, and thou heard. est me: 0 teach me thy statutes.
27 Make me to understand the way of thy commandments : and so shall I talk of thy wondrous works.
28 My soul melteth away for very heaviness : com. fort thou me according unto thy word.
29 Take from me the way of lying: and cause thou me to make much of thy law.
30 I have chosen the way of truth ; and thy judge. ments have I laid before me.
31 I have stuck unto thy testimonies : 0 Lord, confound me not.
32 I will run the way of thy commandments: when thou hast set my heart at liberty.
TEACH shall keep it unto the end.
Legem pone. EACH me, O Lord, the way of thy statutes : 34 Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law : yea, I shall keep it with my whole heart.
35 Make me to go in the path of thy command ments : for therein is my desire.
36 Incline my heart unto thy testimonies; and not to covetousness.
37 O turn away mine eyes, lest they behold vanity : and quicken thou me in thy way.
38 0 stablish thy word in thy servant : that I may fear thee.
39 Take away the rebuke that am afraid of : for thy judgements are good.
40 Behold, my delight is in thy commandments : O quicken me in thy righteousness.
Et veniat super me. ET thy loving mercy come also unto me, O Lord : 42 So shall I make answer unto my blasphemers : for my trust is in thy word.
43 0 take not the word of thy truth utterly out of my mouth : for my hope is in thy judgements.
44 So shall I alway keep thy law : yea, for ever and ever.
45 And I will walk at liberty : for I seek thy commandments.
46 I will speak of thy testimonies also, even before kings : and will not be ashamed.
47 And my delight shall be in thy commandments : which I have loved.
48 My hands also will I lift up unto thy commandments, which I have loved : and my study shall be in thy statutes.
Memor esto servi tui. O
THINK upon thy servant, as concerning thy
word : wherein thou hast caused me to put my trust.
50 The same is my comfort in my trouble : for thy word hath quickened me.
51 The proud have had me exceedingly in derision : yet have I not shrinked from thy law.
52 For I remembered thine everlasting judgements, O Lord : and received comfort.
53 I am horribly afraid : for the ungodly that forsake thy law.
54 Thy statutes have been my songs : in the house of my pilgrimage.
55 I have thought upon thy Name, O Lord, in the night-season : and have kept thy law. 56 This I had : because I kept thy commandments.
Portio mea, Domine,
58 I made my humble petition in thy presence with my whole heart: O be merciful unto me, according to thy word.
THo keep thy law.