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Book of Psalms
Lord, thou hast been favourable unto thy land: thou
hast brought back the captivity of Jacob.
85:2 Thou hast forgiven the iniquity of thy people,
thou hast covered all their sin. Selah.
85:3 Thou hast taken away all thy wrath: thou hast
turned thyself from the fierceness of thine anger.
85:4 Turn us, O God of our salvation, and cause
thine anger toward us to cease.
85:5 Wilt thou be angry with us for ever? wilt thou
draw out thine anger to all generations?
85:6 Wilt thou not revive us again: that thy people
may rejoice in thee?
85:7 Shew us thy mercy, O LORD, and grant us thy
85:8 I will hear what God the LORD will speak: for
he will speak peace unto his people, and to his
saints: but let them not turn again to folly.
85:9 Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear
him; that glory may dwell in our land.
85:10 Mercy and truth are met together;
righteousness and peace have kissed each other.
85:11 Truth shall spring out of the earth; and
righteousness shall look down from heaven.
85:12 Yea, the LORD shall give that which is good;
and our land shall yield her increase.
85:13 Righteousness shall go before him; and shall
set us in the way of his steps.
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Summary of Psalm 85
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A prayer for God's grace
to assist us to the end.
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A prayer for God's grace to assist us to the