The Book of Psalms
1 – Unto the end, for the morning protection, a psalm for David.
2 – O God my God, look upon me: why hast thou forsaken me? Far from my salvation are the words of my sins.
3 – O my God, I shall cry by day, and thou wilt not hear: and by night, and it shall not be reputed as folly in me.
4 – But thou dwellest in the holy place, the praise of Israel.
5 – In thee have our fathers hoped: they have hoped, and thou hast delivered them.
6 – They cried to thee, and they were saved: they trusted in thee, and were not confounded.
7 – But I am a worm, and no man: the reproach of men, and the outcast of the people.
8 – All they that saw me have laughed me to scorn: they have spoken with the lips, and wagged the head.
9 – He hoped in the Lord, let him deliver him: let him save him, seeing he delighteth in him.
10 – For thou art he that hast drawn me out of the womb: my hope from the breasts of my mother.
11 – I was cast upon thee from the womb. From my mother’s womb thou art my God,
12 – depart not from me. For tribulation is very near: for there is none to help me.
13 – Many calves have surrounded me: fat bulls have besieged me.
14 – They have opened their mouths against me, as a lion ravening and roaring.
15 – I am poured out like water; and all my bones are scattered. My heart is become like wax melting in the midst of my bowels.
16 – My strength is dried up like a potsherd, and my tongue hath cleaved to my jaws: and thou hast brought me down into the dust of death.
17 – For many dogs have encompassed me: the council of the malignant hath besieged me. They have dug my hands and feet.
18 – They have numbered all my bones. And they have looked and stared upon me.
19 – They parted my garments amongst them; and upon my vesture they cast lots.
20 – But thou, O Lord, remove not thy help to a distance from me; look towards my defence.
21 – Deliver, O God, my soul from the sword: my only one from the hand of the dog.
22 – Save me from the lion’s mouth; and my lowness from the horns of the unicorns.
23 – I will declare thy name to my brethren: in the midst of the church will I praise thee.
24 – Ye that fear the Lord, praise him: all ye the seed of Jacob, glorify him.
25 – Let all the seed of Israel fear him: because he hath not slighted nor despised the supplication of the poor man. Neither hath he turned away his face from me: and when I cried to him he heard me.
26 – With thee is my praise in a great church: I will pay my vows in the sight of them that fear him.
27 – The poor shall eat and shall be filled: and they shall praise the Lord that seek him: their hearts shall live for ever and ever.
28 – All the ends of the earth shall remember, and shall be converted to the Lord: And all the kindreds of the Gentiles shall adore in his sight.
29 – For the kingdom is the Lord’s; and he shall have dominion over the nations.
30 – All the fat ones of the earth have eaten and have adored: all they that go down to the earth shall fall before him.
31 – And to him my soul shall live: and my seed shall serve him.
32 – There shall be declared to the Lord a generation to come: and the heavens shall shew forth his justice to a people that shall be born, which the Lord hath made.
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