The Daily Office

according to the Book of Common Prayer, 2019
Anglican Church in North America


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Psalm 63

Deus, Deus meus

1 O God, you are my God;*

early will I seek you.

2 My soul thirsts for you, my flesh also longs after you,*

in a barren and dry land where there is no water.

3 Thus I have looked upon you in your holy place,*

that I might behold your power and glory.

4 For your loving-kindness is better than life itself;*

my lips shall praise you.

5 As long as I live I will magnify you,*

and lift up my hands in your Name.

6 My soul shall be satisfied, as with marrow and fatness,*

when my mouth praises you with joyful lips.

7 When I remember you on my bed,*

I meditate on you in the watches of the night.

8 Because you have been my helper,*

therefore under the shadow of your wings I will rejoice.

9 My soul clings to you;*

your right hand has upheld me.

10 Those who seek to destroy my life*

shall go down into the earth.

11 Let them fall upon the edge of the sword,*

that they may be a portion for jackals.

12 But the King shall rejoice in God; all those who swear by him shall be commended,*

for the mouth of those who speak lies shall be stopped.

Psalms with similar themes:

God’s Mercy
23  100  32  130  57  61  62  63  73  77  85  86  103  118  145 

Worship
5  26  43  63  65  66  67  122  84  138  96  100  116 

Trust in God
27  31  57  146  62  63  71  73  77  91  118  121  124  125  123  143 

In Time of Trouble
3  11  12  13  18  20  46  30  146  40  49  57  85  62  63  80  86  90  107  118  144 

Morning
3  20  5  63  90  143 

Preparation for Holy Communion
23  25  26  43  41  63  84  122  85  86  130  133  139 

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