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Imitated in the Language of the
And applied to the
Chriftian STATE and WORSHIP.
By I. WATTS, D. D.
The TWENTY SECOND EDITON.
LUKE XXIV. 44. All things must be fulfilled
HEB. XI. 32-David, Samuel, and the Pro-
Printed for T. LONGMAN, C. and R. WARE,
1. Bible. O.T.. Palme, Metrical.
THE NEW YORI
ASTOR, LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS 1941
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On the following HEADS.
Of the different Editions of this Book.
HE larger edition is prefaced with a difcourfe on the right way of fitting the Pfalms of David for Chriftian worship; wherein a plain account is given of the author's general conduct in this imitation of the pfalms, together with fome evident and convincing arguments to fupport it. There are alfo particular notes added at the end of a great number of the pfalms, which explain their evangelical fenfe, and fhew, the reafon why they are either paraphrafed or abridged in fuch a manner here.
At the request of many friends, the au thor has permitted this edition in a smaller form, to render it more portable and convenient for public worship; he therefore defires, and may reasonably demand this piece of justice of all his readers, that they A 2