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COUNTER TENOR, TENOR, AND BASS. 31. The glorious majesty of the Lord shall endure for ever: the Lord shall rejoice in his works.
VERSE AND FULL, FOUR VOICES. Hallelujah.
PSALM XXXIII. VERSE AND FULL, FIVE VOICES. 128.
1. Rejoice in the Lord, O ye righteous : for it becometh well the just to be thankful.
SOLO COUNTER TENOR. 2. Praise the Lord with harp : sing praises unto him with the lute and instrument of ten strings.
SOLO BASS AND FULL. 3. Sing unto the Lord a new song : sing praises lustily unto him with a good courage.
COUNTER TENOR AND BASS. 4. For the word of the Lord is true : and all his works are faithful.
FULL, FOUR VOICES. 5. He loveth righteousness and judgment : the earth is full of the goodness of the Lord. Amen.
teousness the Lord. Croft
PSALM LXVIII. SOLO COUNTER TENOR;
32. Sing unto God, Oye kingdoms of the earth : O sing praises unto the Lord.
33. Who sitteth in the heavens over all : lo he doth send out his voice, yea, and that a mighty voice.
34. Ascribe ye the power to God over Israel : his worship and strength is in the clouds.
35. O God, wonderful art thou in thy holy places : even the God of Israel; he will give strength and power unto his people ; blessed be God. Amen.
PSALM XXX. FULL FOUR; AND VERSE,
FIVE VOICES. 130.
1. Sing praises to the Lord, O ye saints of his : and give thanks to him for a remembrance of his holiness.
5. For his wrath endures but for a moment, and in his favour is life : heaviness may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.
VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, TENOR AND BASS ;
PSALM CXVI., 2.-Sing unto the Lord, and praise his name : be telling of his salvation from day to day.
SOLO COUNTER TENOR. PSALM XCII., 4.-Thou, Lord, hast made us glad
through thy works : and we will rejoice in giving praise for the operation of thy hands.
SOLO BASS. PSALM LIX., 10.-Thou, O God, hast shewed us thy goodness plenteously : and hast let us see our desire upon our enemies.
SOLO COUNTER TENOR ; AND FULL. PSALM XXVII., 11.-Thou hast been our succour: leave us not, neither forsake us, O God of our salvation. VERSE, COUNTER TENOR, TENOR, AND BASS ; .
AND FULL. PSALM LXXIX., 14.—So we that are thy people, and the sheep of thy pasture, will give thee thanks for ever : and will always be shewing forth thy' praise from generation to generation. Croft.
PSALM XXIV. SOLO TENOR. 132.
1. The earth is the Lord's, and all that therein is : the compass of the world, and all that dwell therein.
2. For he hath founded it upon the seas : and prepared it upon the floods.
3. Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord : or who shall rise up in his holy place ?
4. Even he that hath clean hands, and a pure heart: that hath not lift up his mind unto vanity, nor sworn to deceive his neighbour.
5. He shall receive the blessing from the Lord : and righteousness from the God of his salvation.
FULL, FOUR VOICES. 6. This is the generation of them that seek him : even of them that seek thy face, O Jacob.
SOLO TENOR. 7. Lift up your heads, O ye gates, and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors : and the King of glory shall come in.
FULL, FOUR VOICES. 8. Who is the King of glory? it is the Lord strong and mighty : even the Lord mighty in battle.
Lift up your heads, &c.
PSALM XXVII. VERSE, COUNTER TENOR,
TENOR, AND BASS. 133.
1. The Lord is my light, and my salvation ; whom then shall I fear: the Lord is the strength of my life, of whom then shall I be afraid ?
COUNTER TENOR AND BASS. 2. When the wicked, even mine enemies, and my foes, came upon me to eat up my flesh: they stumbled and fell.
3. Though an host of men were laid against me, yet shall not my heart be afraid : and though there rose up war against me, yet will I put my trust in him.
FULL, FOUR VOICES.
WISDOM OF SOLOMON III. VERSE, COUNTER
TENOR, TENOR, AND BASS. 134.
1. The souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and there shall no torment touch them.
2. In the sight of the unwise they seem to die; and their departure is taken for misery;
VERSE AND FULL. 3. And their going from us to be their destruction : but they are in peace.
SOLO TENOR. 4. For though they be punished in the sight of men, yet is their hope full of immortality.
5. And having been a little chastised, they shall be greatly rewarded; for God proved them, and found them worthy of himself.
SOLO BASS. 6. As gold in the furnace hath he tried them, and received them as burnt offerings.
7. In the day of their visitation they shall shine, and run to and fro, like sparks among the stubble.
VERSE, THREE VOICES; AND FULL. 8. They shall judge the nations, and have dominion over the people, and their Lord shall reign for ever.