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PSALMS

13I will lift up the cup of salvation,
And call upon the name of the Lord.
14My vows will I pay unto the Lord,
Yea, in the presence of all His people.
 
15Precious in the sight of the Lord
Is the death of His saints.
16I beseech Thee, O Lord, for I am Thy servant;
I am Thy servant, the son of Thy handmaid;
Thou hast loosed my bands.
17I will offer to thee the sacrifice of thanksgiving,
And will call upon the name of the Lord.
18I will pay my vows unto the Lord,
Yea, in the presence of all His people;
19In the courts of the Lord's house,
In the midst of thee, O Jerusalem.
Hallelujah.


117 O praise the Lord, all ye nations;
Laud Him, all ye peoples.
2For His mercy is great toward us;
And the truth of the Lord endureth for ever.
Hallelujah.


118 'O give thanks unto the Lord, for He is good,
For His mercy endureth for ever.
2So let Israel now say,
For His mercy endureth for ever,
3So let the house of Aaron now say,
For His mercy endureth for ever.
4So let them now that fear the Lord say,
For His mercy endureth for ever.
 
5Out of my straits I called upon the Lord;
He answered me with great enlargement.
6The Lord is for me; I will not fear;
What can man do unto me?
7The Lord is for me as my helper;
And I shall gaze upon them that hate me.
8It is better to take refuge in the Lord
Than to trust in man.
9It is better to take refuge in the Lord
Than to trust in princes.
10All nations compass me about;
Verily, in the name of the Lord I will cut them off.
11They compass me about, yea, they compass me about;
Verily, in the name of the Lord I will cut them off.
12They compass me about like bees;
They are quenched as the fire of thorns;
Verily, in the name of the Lord I will cut them off.
13Thou didst thrust sore at me that I might fall;
But the Lord helped me.
14The Lord is my strength and song;
And He is become my salvation.
15The voice of rejoicing and salvation is in the tents of the righteous;
The right hand of the Lord doeth valiantly.
16The right hand of the Lord is exalted;
The right hand of the Lord doeth valiantly.
17I shall not die, but live,
And declare the works of the Lord.
18The Lord hath chastened me sore;
But He hath not given me over unto death.
19Open to me the gates of righteousness;
I will enter into them, I will give thanks unto the Lord.
20This is the gate of the Lord;
The righteous shall enter into it.

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