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To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

191The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork.

2Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night sheweth knowledge.

3There is no speech nor language, where their voice is not heard.19.3 where…: or, without these their voice is heard: Heb. without their voice heard

4Their line is gone out through all the earth, and their words to the end of the world. In them hath he set a tabernacle for the sun,19.4 line: or, rule, or, direction

5Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber, and rejoiceth as a strong man to run a race.

6His going forth is from the end of the heaven, and his circuit unto the ends of it: and there is nothing hid from the heat thereof.

7The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple.19.7 law: or, doctrine19.7 converting: or, restoring

8The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

9The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true and righteous altogether.19.9 true: Heb. truth

10More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.19.10 the honeycomb: Heb. the dropping of honeycombs

11Moreover by them is thy servant warned: and in keeping of them there is great reward.

12Who can understand his errors? cleanse thou me from secret faults.

13Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins; let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright, and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.19.13 the great: or, much

14Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O LORD, my strength, and my redeemer.19.14 strength: Heb. rock

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To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

201The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee;20.1 defend…: Heb. set thee on an high place

2Send thee help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion;20.2 thee help: Heb. thy help20.2 strengthen: Heb. support

3Remember all thy offerings, and accept thy burnt sacrifice; Selah.20.3 accept: Heb. turn to ashes: or, make fat

4Grant thee according to thine own heart, and fulfil all thy counsel.

5We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners: the LORD fulfil all thy petitions.

6Now know I that the LORD saveth his anointed; he will hear him from his holy heaven with the saving strength of his right hand.20.6 his holy…: Heb. the heaven of his holiness20.6 with…: Heb. by the strength of the salvation of

7Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God.

8They are brought down and fallen: but we are risen, and stand upright.

9Save, LORD: let the king hear us when we call.

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To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.

211The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

2Thou hast given him his heart’s desire, and hast not withholden the request of his lips. Selah.

3For thou preventest him with the blessings of goodness: thou settest a crown of pure gold on his head.

4He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it him, even length of days for ever and ever.

5His glory is great in thy salvation: honour and majesty hast thou laid upon him.

6For thou hast made him most blessed for ever: thou hast made him exceeding glad with thy countenance.21.6 made him most…: Heb. set him to be blessings21.6 made him exceeding…: Heb. make him glad with joy

7For the king trusteth in the LORD, and through the mercy of the most High he shall not be moved.

8Thine hand shall find out all thine enemies: thy right hand shall find out those that hate thee.

9Thou shalt make them as a fiery oven in the time of thine anger: the LORD shall swallow them up in his wrath, and the fire shall devour them.

10Their fruit shalt thou destroy from the earth, and their seed from among the children of men.

11For they intended evil against thee: they imagined a mischievous device, which they are not able to perform.

12Therefore shalt thou make them turn their back, when thou shalt make ready thine arrows upon thy strings against the face of them.21.12 shalt thou…: or, thou shalt set them as a butt21.12 back: Heb. shoulder

13Be thou exalted, LORD, in thine own strength: so will we sing and praise thy power.

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