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AAS American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Mass.
AJHS American Jewish Historical Society, 531 W. 123rd St.,

New York.
AK

August Kohn, Esq., Columbia, S. C. ASWR Dr. A. S. W. Rosenbach, 1320 Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pa. BA Boston Athenaeum, Boston, Mass. БМ British Museum, London, England. BPL Boston Public Library, Boston, Mass. CA Dr. Cyrus Adler, Philadelphia, Pa. CSI Congregation Shearith Israel, New York. DC Dropsie College for Hebrew & Cognate Learning, Phila

delphia, Pa.
EDC Edmund D. Coleman, Esq., 2160 80th St., Brooklyn, N. Y.
GAK Rev. George Alexander Kohut, New York.
HC Harvard College Library, Cambridge, Mass.
HEH Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Ga-

briel, Cal.
HSP Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.
HUC Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, O.
HVJ H. V. Jones, Esq., Minneapolis, Minn.
JCB John Carter Brown Library, Providence, R. I.
JTSA Jewish Theological Seminary of America, New York.
LC

Library of Congress, Washington, D. C.
LCP Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.
LL Leeser Library, Dropsie College, Philadelphia, Pa.
LMF Lee M. Friedman, Esq., Boston, Mass.
MHS Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, Mass.
MJK Max J. Kohler, Esq., New York.
NJHS New Jersey Historical Society, Newark, N. J.
NYHS New York Historical Society, New York.
NYPL New York Public Library, New York.
WL Watkinson Library, Hartford, Conn.

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TO FOCTO

THE
VVHOLE
BOOKE OF PSALMES

36
Faitbjeby
TRANSLATED mió. ENGLISH

Metre.

Whereunto is prefixed a discourse dea
clasing not only the lawfullnes, but allo alle
the necessity of the heavenly Ordinance
of singing Scripture Plalmes in

the Churches of

God.

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Hymns-תהיללים pfalms, Iome :מזמורים

members, bue the whole Church is commaunda
ed to teach one another in all the severall sorts
of Davids pfalmes,some being called by himselfc
lome 1701: fpirituall songs. Toc that if the
finging Davids pfalmesbea morall duty & ther-
fore perpetuall; then-svice under the new Testame
are bound to sing them as well as they under the
old: and if we are exprelly commanded to sing
Psalmes, Hymnes, and fpirituall songs, then either
wee mug ling Davids pfalmes, or elfe may affirm
they are not fpirituall songs: whích being penned
by.an extraordiary gift of the Spirit, forthe fake
especially of Gods Spirtuali Ifraell, not to be
read and preached only (as other parts of holy
writ) but to be fung also, they are therefore most
spirituall, and fill to be sung of all the Israell of
God; and verily, as their fin is exceeding great,
who will ailow Davids psalmes ( as other scrip:
tures) to be read in churches (which is one end)
but not to be preached also, (which is another end
foe their sin is crying before God, who will ali
low them to be read and preached but seeke to
deprive the Lord of the glory of the third end of
them, which is to sing them in christian churches.
obj. i If it be fayd ihat the Saints io the primi
tive Church did compile spiricuall songs of their
owoe indiring, and sing them before the Church.
.Cor. 14, 15, 16.
Anf. We answer first

, that those Saints compiled
these spirituall songs by the extraordinary gifts of

che

3.

No. 1.
Bay Psalm Book, 1640.
Page showing Hebrew type.

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