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FROM THE BURIAL SERVICE. FULL FOUR

VOICES. 114.

Rev. xiv., 13.—I heard a voice from heaven, saying unto me, write, from henceforth blessed are the dead which die in the Lord, even so saith the spirit, for they rest from their labour. Amen.

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VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, TENOR,

AND BASS. 115.

1. I will give thanks unto thee, O Lord, with my whole heart: I will speak of all thy marvellous works.

SOLO COUNTER TENOR. 2. I will be glad and rejoice in thee : yea, my songs will I make of thy name, Othou most highest.

SOLO BASS. 4. For thou hast maintained my right and my cause : thou art set in the throne that judgest right.

VERSE, THREE VOICES; AND FULL. 11. O praise the Lord which dwelleth in Sion : shew the people of his doings. Hallelujah.

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Psalm cxix. VERSE, TWO TREBLES; AND PULL.

116.

Thirteenth Part. 1. Lord, what love have I unto thy law: all the day long is my study in it.

TWO TREBLES. 2. Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies : for they are ever with me.

FULL, FOUR VOICES. 3. I have more understanding than my teachers : for thy testimonies are my study.

4. I am wiser than the aged : because I keep thy commandments.

VERSE, TWO TREBLES. 5. I have refrained my feet from every evil way: that I may keep thy word.

VERSE AND FULL, FOUR VOICES. 8. Through thy commandments I get understanding: therefore I hate all evil ways.

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PSALM VI. FULL, SIX VOICES. 117.

1. O Lord, rebuke me not in thine indignation: neither chasten me in thy displeasure.

2. Have mercy upon me, O Lord, for I am weak : O Lord, heal me, for my bones are vexed.

VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, TENOR, AND BASS.

3. My soul also is sore troubled : but, Lord, how long wilt thou punish me ?

FULL, SIX VOICES. 4. Turn thee, O Lord, and deliver my soul : O save me for thy mercy's sake. Amen.

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PSALM LXXXIV. C.M.
118.
1. O God of hosts, the mighty Lord,

How lovely is the place,
Where thou, enthron'd in glory, show'st

The brightness of thy face !
2. My longing soul faints with desire

To view thy blest abode ;
My panting heart and flesh cry out

For thee, the living God.
5. Thrice happy they, whose choice has thee

Their sure protection made;
Who long to tread the sacred ways

That to thy dwelling lead : 7. They shall from strength to strength proceed,

And still approach more near ;
Till all on Sion's holy mount

Before their God appear.

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Psalm cxxx. SOLO BASS. 119.

1. Out of the deep have I called unto thee, O Lord : Lord, hear my voice.

2. O let thine ear consider well: the voice of my complaint.

3. If thou, Lord, wilt be extreme to mark what is done amiss : O Lord, who may abide it?

VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, AND BASS. 4. For there is mercy with thee : therefore shalt thou be feared.

SOLO COUNTER TENOR. 5. I look for the Lord, my soul doth wait for him : in his word is my trust.

6. My soul fleeth unto the Lord : before the morning watch, I say before the morning watch.

COUNTER TENOR AND BASS. 7. O Israel trust in the Lord, for with the Lord there is mercy: and with him is plenteous redemption.

8. And he shall redeem Israel : from all his sin.

FULL, FOUR VOICES. O Israel, &c.

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PSALM CXXXIX. VERSE, COUNTER TENOR,

TENOR, AND BASS.

120.

1. O Lord, thou hast searched me out, and known me: thou knowest my down-sitting and

mine up-rising, thou understandest my thoughts long before.

SOLO BASS. 2. Thou art about my path, and about my bed : and spiest out all my ways.

3. For lo, there is not a word in my tongue : but thou, O Lord, knowest it altogether.

SOLO COUNTER TENOR. 6. Whither shall I go then from thy spirit : or whither shall I go then from thy presence ?

7. If I climb up into heaven, thou art there : if I go down into hell, thou art there also.

8. If I take the wings of the morning : and remain in the uttermost parts of the sea. VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, TENOR AND BASS ;

AND FULL. 9. Even there also shall thy hand lead me : and thy right hand shall hold me.

SOLO TENOR. 17. How dear are thy counsels unto me, O God : O how great is the sum of them !

18. If I tell them, they are more in number than the sand : when I awake up, I am present with thee.

VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, TENOR, AND BASS. 23. Try me, O God, and seek the ground of my heart : prove me and examine my thoughts.

FULL, FOUR VOICES. 24. Look well if there be any way of wickedness in me: and lead me in the way everlasting.

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