The Psalms of David, in metre: tr. and diligently compared with the original text and former translations: more plain, smooth, and agreeable to the text, than any heretofore: allowed by the authority of the General Assembly of the Kirk of Scotland, and appointed to be sung in congregations and families: with notes, exhibiting the connexion, explaining the sense; and for directing and animating the devotion

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P. Mair, 1793 - Religion - 330 pages
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Page 41 - LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes. 9 The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever : the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether. 10 More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
Page 205 - Lord, and mighty pow'r ascribe. 8 Give ye the glory to the Lord that to his name is due ; Come ye into his courts, and bring an offering with you.
Page 237 - He many times deliver'd them : but with their counsel so They him provok'd, that for their sin they were brought very low. 44 Yet their affliction he beheld, when he did hear their cry : 45 And he for them his covenant did call to memory : After his mercies' multitude 46 He did repent : and made Them to be pity'd of all those who did them captive lead.
Page 41 - The statutes of the Lord are right, and do rejoice the heart : The Lord's command is pure, and doth light to the eyes impart.
Page 41 - Day utters speech to day, and night to night doth knowledge teach. 3 There is no speech, nor tongue, to which their voice doth not extend.
Page 85 - And they that hate me wrongfully are greatly multiplied. 20 And they for good that render ill, as en'mies me withstood; Yea, ev'n for this, because that I do follow what is good. 21 Forsake me not, O Lord; my God, far from me never be. 22 O Lord, thou my salvation art, haste to give help to me.
Page 92 - God ? they say. 4 My soul is poured out in me, when this I think upon ; Because that with the multitude I heretofore had gone. With them into God's house I went with voice of joy and praise ; Yea, with the multitude that kept the solemn holy days.
Page 254 - Of death the cords and sorrows did about me compass round ; The pains of hell took hold on me : I grief and trouble found.
Page 210 - The Lord, ye know, is God indeed ; Without our aid He did us make ; We are His flock, He doth us feed, And for His sheep He doth us take.
Page 245 - As cursing he like clothes put on, into his bowels so, Like water, and into his bones, like oil, down let it go.

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