glorious name, &c. that we should be able to offer so willingly, &c. The congregation did so. I Chron. xxix. 9, 10. 13-20.

Hezekiah prayed unto the Lord, and he spake unto him, &c. but Hezekiah rendered not again according to the benefit done unto him, &c. 2 Chron. xxxii. 24, 25. Isa. xxviii. 8, 9. xxxix.

Ezra takes notice of a little favour, and acknowledgeth it to the praise of God.-Ezra ix. 8, 9. 13, 14. vii. 27, 28.

Stand up, bless the Lord your God for ever and ever; and blessed be thy glorious name, which is exalted above all blessing and praise, &c.-Neh. ix. 5, &c.

Thy glorious name is exalted above all blessing and praises.-Neh. ix. 5. When Job had lost all, then he said, The Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord.-Job i. 20, 21.

I will praise the Lord according to his righteousness, and will sing praise to the name of the Lord most high.Ps. vii. 17.

O Lord, our God, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens, &c. Ps. viii. 1.9.

I will praise thee, O Lord, with my whole heart: I will shew forth all thy marvellous works; I will sing praise to thy name, Othou Most High, &c. Sing praises to the Lord which dwelleth in Sion; declare among the people his doings.-Ps. ix. 1, 2. 11.


I will sing unto the Lord, because he hath dealt bountifully with me.Ps. xiii. 6.

my song will I praise him.--Ps. xxviii. 7.

David's song of praise for his deliverances.-Ps. xviii.

Thou art holy, that inhabitest the praises of Israel, &c. Ye that fear the Lord, praise him: all ye the seed of Jacob, glorify him.-Ps. xxii. 3. 23.

That I may publish with the voice of thanksgiving, and tell of all thy wondrous works.-Ps. xxvi. 7.

The Lord is my strength, &c. with

Sing unto the Lord, O ye saints of his, and give thanks at the remembrance (or to the memorial) of his holiness, &c. Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing, &c. to the end that my glory may sing praise to thee, and not be silent: O Lord my God, I will give thanks unto thee for ever.-Ps. xxx. 4. 11, 12.

Blessed be the Lord, for he hath shewed me his marvellous kindness. -Ps. xxxi. 21.

Praise is comely for the upright.Ps. xxxiii. 1. cxlvii. 1.

I will bless the Lord at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth, &c. O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name toge ther. I sought the Lord, and he heard me, &c. O taste and see that the Lord is good, &c.-Ps. xxxiv. 1. 3, 4. 6. 8. liv. 6, 7.

My tongue shall speak of thy righteousness, and of thy praise all the day.-Ps. xxxv. 28. cv. 1-3.

Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, &c. According to thy name, so is thy praise, O God, unto the ends of the earth.-Ps. xlviii. 1. 10.

Offer unto God thanksgiving, &c. I will deliver thee, and thou shalt glorify me, &c. Whoso offereth praise, glorifieth me.-Ps. 1. 14, 15. 23.


My heart is fixed, O God, my heart is fixed (or prepared); I will sing praise awake up, my glory, &c. I will praise thee, O Lord, among the people; I will sing unto thee among the nations.-Ps. lvii. 7-9. cviii. 1,2.

I will sing of thy power; yea, I will sing aloud of thy mercy in the morning for thou hast been my de fence, &c.-Ps. lix. 16, 17. lxii. 7.


Praise waiteth for thee, O God, in Sion, &c.-Ps. lxv. 1. Isa. xii.

Make a joyful noise unto God, all ye lands: sing forth the honour of his name; make his praise glorious, &c. All the earth shall worship thee, and shall sing unto thee. O, bless

our God, ye people, &c. Come and hear, all ye that fear God; and I will declare what he hath done for my soul. I cried, &c. Blessed be God, which hath not turned away my prayer, nor his mercy from me.-Ps. lxvi. 1, 2. 4. 8. 16, 17. 20. lxxxi. 1.

Sing unto God, sing praises unto his name; extol him that rideth upon the heavens, &c. A Father of the fatherless, &c.-Ps. lxviii. 4, 5.

I will praise the Lord with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving this also shall please the Lord better than an ox, &c.-Ps. lxix. 30, 31.

By thee have I been holden up from the womb my praise shall be continually of thee, &c. My mouth shall shew forth thy righteousness, and thy salvation all the day.-Ps. lxxi. 6. 15. 24.

We will not hide them from their children: shewing to the generation to come the praises of the Lord, &c. Ps. lxxviii. 4. lxxxix. 1.

It is a good thing to give thanks unto the Lord; and to sing praises unto thy name, O Most High: to shew forth thy loving-kindness in the morning, and thy faithfulness every night.-Ps. xcii. 1, 2.

O come, let us sing unto the Lord; let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation: let us come before his presence with thanksgiving, &c.Ps. xcv. 1,2. xcvi. 1, 2. c. 1, 2.

Sing unto the Lord a new song, for he hath done marvellous things: his right hand and his holy arm hath gotten him the victory, &c.-Ps. xcviii. 1, 2. cv.

Bless the Lord, O my soul; and all that is within me bless his holy name, &c. and forget not all his benefits. Who forgiveth all thy iniquities, who healeth all thy diseases, &c.-Ps. ciii. 1-4. 22.

unto the Lord, for he is good, for his mercy endureth for ever. Who can utter the mighty acts of the Lord? Who can shew forth all his praise? &c. Then believed they his words; they sang his praise, they soon forgat his works, &c.-Ps. cvi. 1, 2. 12, 13. cxlvii. 1.

I will sing unto the Lord as long as I live: I will sing praise to my God while I have my being.-Ps. civ. 33. cxlvi. 2.

Praise ye the Lord: O give thanks

O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good, &c. Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed, &c. O that men would praise the Lord, &c. let them exalt him also in the congregation of the people, and praise him in the assembly of the elders. Whoso is wise, and will observe these things, even they shall understand the loving-kindness of the Lord.-Ps. cvii. 1, 2. 6. 8. 15. 21. 31, 32. 43. cxxxv. 1-5. cxviii. 1, &c.

I will praise the Lord with my whole heart, in the assembly of the upright, and in the congregation.Ps. cxi. 1. lxxxvi. 12.

Praise ye the Lord; praise, O ye servants of the Lord, &c. from the rising of the sun, unto the going down of the same, the Lord's name is to be praised.-Ps. cxiii. 1. 3. cxxxv. 1—3. Ixviii. 32.

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heart before the gods will I sing praise unto thee, &c. for thy lovingkindness and for thy truth, &c.Ps. cxxxviii. 1, 2.

I will praise thee, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made, &c.-Ps. cxxxix. 14.

I will extol thee, my God, O King: and I will bless thy name for ever and ever, &c. Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised and his great ness is unsearchable. I will speak of the glorious honour of thy Majesty, and of thy wondrous works; and men shall speak of the might of thy terrible acts, and I will declare thy greatness; they shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, &c. Thy saints shall bless thee; they shall speak of the glory of thy kingdom, and talk of thy power; to make known to the sons of men his mighty acts, and the glorious majesty of his kingdom.Ps. cxlv. 1-3. 5—7. 10-12.

Praise, &c. for it is good to sing praises unto our God: for it is pleasant: and praise is comely, &c. Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem: praise thy God, O Zion.-Ps. cxlvii. 1. 12.

All persons and things called upon to praise the Lord.--Ps. cxlviii. cxlix. cl.

The church's song prophesied of, which she shall sing in the day of her glory.-Isa. xii.

O Lord, thou art my God; I will exalt thee: I will praise thy name, for thou hast done wonderful things, &c.-Isa. xxv. 1. xxvi.

eth the times and the seasons. He removeth kings, and setteth up kings: he giveth wisdom unto the wise, &c. He revealeth the deep and secret things, &c. I thank thee, and praise thee, O thou God of my fathers, who hast given me wisdom and might, and hast made known unto me now what we desired of thee; for thou hast now made known unto us the king's matter.-Dan. ii. 19—23.

Nebuchadnezzar, when his understanding returned to him, blessed and praised God.-Dan. iv. 34. 37.

When Christ had healed the two blind men, they spread abroad his fame in all that country.-Matt. ix. 30, 31. Luke v. 25. xviii. 43.

Mary, upon the promise made to her, praiseth God: my soul doth magnify the Lord, &c. The heavenly host praised God, saying, Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, &c. Simeon took up Jesus, and blessed God, and said, &c. Anna the prophetess coming in at that instant, gave thanks likewise unto the Lord. Luke i. 46, &c. ii. 13, 14. 28, 29. 36. 38.

Christ said unto the man out of whom he had cast devils, Return to thine own house, and shew how great things God hath done unto thee. And he went his way, and published throughout the whole city, how great things, &c.-Luke viii. 38, 39.

When Christ had healed ten lepers, one of them turned back, and with a loud voice glorified God, and fell down on his face at his feet, giving him thanks. And Jesus answering, said, Were there not ten cleansed? but where are the nine? There are not found that returned to give glory to God save this stranger.-Luke xvii. 12. 14-18.

Sing unto the Lord a new song, &c. The Lord shall go forth as a mighty man, &c.—Işa. xlii. 10. 13, &c.

This people have I formed for myself; they shall shew forth my praise; but thou hast not called upon me, &c. -Isa. xliii. 21, 22.

Give glory to the Lord your God, before he cause darkness, &c.-Jer. xii.. 16.

Daniel said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever; for wisdom and might are his, and he chang

The whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice, and to praise God with a loud voice, for all the mighty works that they had seen; saying, Blessed be the King, that cometh in the name of the Lord, &c. Jesus said, &c. If these should hold

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Who shall deliver? I thank God, through Jesus Christ our Lord. Rom. vii. 24, 25.

O the depth of the riches, both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments! and his ways past finding out! For, who hath known the mind of the Lord? Or who hath been his counsellor, or who hath first given to him, &c. For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things; to whom be glory for ever, Amen.-Rom. xi. 33-36.

He that eateth, eateth to the Lord; for he giveth God thanks.-Rom. xiv. 6.

To God only wise be glory, through Jesus Christ, for ever, Amen.-Rom.

xvi. 27.

I thank my God always on your behalf, for the grace of God which is given you, &c.—1 Cor. i. 4.

I will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the understanding also. -1 Cor. xiv. 15.

forteth as in all our tribulations, that we may be able to, &c. You also helping together by prayer for us: that for the gifts bestowed upon us by the means of many persons, thanks may be given by many on our behalf. -2 Cor. i. 3, 4. 11,

The sting of death is sin, &c. But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory, through our Lord Jesus. -1 Cor. xv. 56, 57.

Blessed be God, &c. who com

Now thanks be unto God, which always causeth us to triumph in Christ; and maketh manifest the savour of his knowledge by us in every place.-2 Cor. ii. 14.

We having the same spirit of faith, &c. and therefore speak, &c. All things are for your sakes, that the abundant grace might, through the thanksgiving of many, redound to the glory of God.-2 Cor. iv. 13. 15.

Being enriched in every thing to all bountifulness, which causeth through us thanksgiving to God: for the administration of this service not only supplieth the want of the saints, but is abundant also by many thanksgivings unto God; whilst by the experiment of this ministration they glorify God for your professed subjection unto the gospel of Christ.2 Cor. ix. 11–13.

God, and our Father; to whom be glory for ever and ever, Amen. They glorified God in me.-Gal. i. 4, 5. 24.

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings, &c. that we should be to the praise of his glory, &c. I also, &c. cease not to give thanks for you, &c.— Eph. i. 3. 12. 15, 16.

Unto him that is able to do exceeding, &c. unto him be glory in the church, by Christ Jesus.-Eph. iii. 20, 21.

Speaking to yourselves in psalms, &c. giving thanks always for all things unto God, and the Father, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.— Eph. v. 19, 20. Col. iii. 16.

I thank my God upon every remembrance of you.--Phil. i. 3. 1 Thess. i. 2. 2 Tim. i. 3.

Be careful for nothing; but in every thing, by prayer and supplica

tion with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known, &c. Now unto God and our Father be glory for ever and ever, Amen.-Phil. iv. 6. 20.

We give thanks to God, and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, &c. Since we heard of your faith, &c. Giving thanks unto the Father, who hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints.-Col. i. 3. 9. 12. 1 Thess. i. 2, 3.

In the faith, &c. abounding therein with thanksgiving.-Col. ii. 7.

Be ye thankful. And whatsoever ye do, in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ: giving thanks to God and the Father by him.-Col. iii. 15. 17.

Continue in prayer; and watch in the same with thanksgiving.-Col. iv. 2.

For this cause also thank we God without ceasing, because when ye received the word of God, &c. 1 Thess. ii. 13.

In every thing give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.-1 Thess. v. 18.

I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, &c. who was before a blasphemer, &c. Now unto the King eternal, immortal, invisible, the only wise God, be honour and glory, for ever and ever, Amen.1 Tim. i. 12, 13. 17..

Every creature of God is good, and nothing to be refused, if it be received with thanksgiving.-1 Tim. iv. 4. By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually; that is, the fruit of our lips; giving thanks (or confessing) to his name, &c.-Heb. xiii. 15. 21. Ps. cxvi. 17.

Is any merry? Let him sing psalms. -James v. 13.

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which, according unto his abundant mercy, hath begotten us again unto a lively hope, &c.-1 Pet. i. 3.

Sanctify the Lord God in your hearts; and be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear.-1 Pet. iii. 15.

Ye are a chosen generation, &c. that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you, &c.→→ 1 Pet. ii. 9

If any man speak, let him speak as the oracles of God, &c. that God in all things may be glorified, through Jesus Christ, to whom be praise and dominion for ever and ever, Amen.— 1 Pet. iv. 11. v. 11.

Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, to him be glory both now and for ever.-2 Pet. iii. 18.

Now unto him that is able, &c. to the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion, &c.— Jude 24, 25.

Thou art worthy, O Lord, to receive glory, and honour, and power; for thou hast created all things, &c.— Rev. iv. 11.

And they sung a new song, Thou art worthy, &c. for thou wast slain, &c. Worthy is the Lamb which was slain, to receive power, and riches, and wisdom, and strength, and honour, and glory, and blessing, &c. Unto him that sitteth on the throne, and unto the Lamb for ever and ever.

Rev. v. 9. 12, 13. vii. 11, 12. The four and twenty elders, &c. worshipped God, saying, We give thee thanks, O Lord God Almighty, &c.-Rev. xi. 16, 17.

Fear God, and give glory unto him.-Rev. xiv. 7.

And they sing the song of Moses, &c. saying, Great and marvellous are thy works, Lord God Almighty, &c. Who shall not fear thee, O Lord, and glorify thy name? For thou only art holy, &c.-Rev. xv. 3, 4.

Salvation, and glory, and honour, and power unto the Lord our God; for true and righteous are his judgments, &c. And again, &c. Praise our God, all ye his servants, and ye that fear him, both small and great.— Rev. xix. 1, 2. 5. 7.

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