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Co Μ Μ Ε Ν Τ Α RY
BOOK OF PSALMS.
Their LITERAL or usTORICAL SENSE, as they relate to King David, and the
People of IsrAEL, is illustrated;
Members thereof, is POINTED OUT:
With a view to render the use of the PsaLTER PLEASING and PROFITABLE to
all ORDERS and DEGREES of CHRISTIANS.
VOLUME THE SECOND.
THE SEVENTH EDITION.
BY GEORGE, LORD BISHOP OF NORWICH,
AND PRESIDENT OP MAGDALEN COLLEGE, OXFORD.
All things must be fulfilled, which were written in the Psalms concerning me. Luke xxiv. 44.
FOR G. AND J. ROBINSON, PATER-NOSTBR-ROW ;
AND JOSHUA COOKE, OXFOR D.
The prophet, 1. gives thanks, with the churcii,
to God for the manifestation of his NAME, and the wonders of salvation wrought thereby. 2. He declates his resolution of executing judgment and justice in his kingdom, which 3. had been in disorder and confusion; 4-6. he rebukes the wicked; 6, 7. reminds them of the power, providence, counsels, and judgments of God; 9, 10. he concludes with repeating his resolution to praise God; to break the power of wickedness; and to establish righteousness.
ER. 1. Unto thee, O God, do we give thanks,
unto thee do we give thanks: for that thy name is near, thy wondrous works declare.
The church offers up her repeated praises to God for deliverance; she acknowledges the presence of his