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I/. xxxiii. 16. He shall dwell on high ; his place of defence shall be the munition of rocks.

I. xliii. 2. When thou passeft through the wa. ters, I will be with thee ; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee : When thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burnt ; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee. Ver. 3. For I am the LORD thy GOD, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour.

If. xxvii. 3. I, the LORD, do keep it, I will water it every moment ; lest any hurt it, I will keep it night and day.

Zech. ii. 5. For I, faith the LORD, will be unto her a wall of fire round about, and will be the glory in the midst of her.

VI. Promises of Peace. Lev. xxvi. 6. And I will give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall make you afraid, and I will rid evil beasts out of the land, neither shall the sword go through your land.

Pf. xxix. 11. The LORD will give strength unto his people, the LORD will bless his people with peace.

Pf. cxxv. 5. Peace shall be upon Ifrael.

Pf. cxix. 165. Great peace have they which love thy law, and nothing shall offend them.

Ps. cxlvii. 14. He maketh peace in thy borders..

8. xxvi. 12. LORD, thou wilt ordain peace for us ; for thou also hast wrought all our works in us..

Il. xxxii. 18. My people fall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting places.

VII. DIRECTION. Pf. xxxvii. 23. The steps of a good man are ore dered by the LORD, and he delighteth in his way. Pf. xlviii. 14. He will be our guide, even unto death.

PS. Ixxiii. 24. Thou shalt guide me with thy counfel, and afterward receive me to glory.

Prov. iii. 6. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

Prov. xi. 5. The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his

way. Prov. xvi. 9. A man's heart deviseth his way, but the LORD directeth his steps.

If. xxviii. 26. His GOD doth instruct him to dilcretion, and doth teach him.

If. xlii. 16. And I will bring the blind by a way that they know not, I will lead them in paths that they have not known. I will make darkness light before them, and crooked things straight. These things will I do unto them, and not forsake them.

VIII. HONOUR. Deut. xxviii. 13. And the LORD shall make thee the head, and not the fail ; and thou shalt be above only, and thou shalt not be beneath ; if that thou hearken unto the commandments of the LORD thy God, which I command thee this day, to observe and to do them.

P/. cxii. 6. Surely he shall not be moved for ever ! The righteous fhall be in everlasting remembrance. Ver. 9. His horn shall be exalted with honour.

1 Sam. ii. 30. Them that honour me, I will ho


Prov. xxii. 4. By humility and the fear of the LORD, are riches, and honour, and life.

Prov. iii 16. In her left hand are riches and honour.

Prov. iv. 8. Exalt her, and she shall promote thee ; she shall bring thee to honour, when thou dost em. brace her.


Promises of Success and Prosperity.

Prov. x. 7. The memory of the just is blessed.

Prov. xiv. 19. The evil bow before the good, and the wicked at the gates of the righteous.

Pf. xci. 14. Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore wiñ I deliver him : I will set him on high, because he hath known my name. Ver. 15. He shall call upon me, and I will answer him : I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honour him.

John xii. 26. If any man serve me, let him follow me ; and where I am, there shall also


fervant be : If any man serve me, him will my Father honour.

Rev. iii. 9. Behold I will make them of the syna-, gogue of Satan, (who say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie) to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.


P. i. 3. He shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his seafon : His leaf also shall not wither, and whatsoever he doth shall prosper.

PS. xxxviii. 5. Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him, and he shall bring it to pass.

Pf. cxxviii. 2. Thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands : Happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.

PS. lvii. 2. I will cry unto GOD most high ; unto GOD, that performeth all things for me.

If. lxv. 21. And they shall build houses, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and eat the fruit of them.

Ver. 22. They shall not build, and another inhabit; they shall not plant, and another eat : For as the days of a tree are the days of my people, and mine elect shall long enjoy the work of their hands. Ver. 23. They shall not labour in vain, nor bring


forth for trouble. For they are the feed of the blessed of the LORD, and their offspring with them.

Job xi. 15. Thou shalt be stedfast, and shalt not fear. Ver. 17. And thine age shall be clearer than the noon-day : Thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning.

Job xxii. 28. Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it ihall be established unto thee : And the light shall shine upon thy ways.


Deut. xi. 14. I will give you the rain of your land in his due season, the first rain and the latter rain ; that thou mayest gather in thy corn, and thy wine, and thine oil. Ver. 15. And I will send grass in thy fields for thy cattle, that thou mayest eat and be full.

Deut. xxviii. 12. The LORD shall open unto thee his good treasure, the heaven to give the rain unto thy land in his season, and to bless all the work of thine hand ; and thou shalt lend unto many nations, and thou shalt not borrow.

Deut. xxx. 9. And the LORD thy GOD will make thee plenteous in every work of thine hand, in the fruit of thy body, and in the fruit of thy cattle, and in the fruit of thy land for good ; for the LORD will again rejoice over thee for good, as he rejoiced over thy fathers, Deut. xxviii. 11.

Job xxii. 24. Thou shalt lay up gold as dust, and the gold of Ophir as the stones of the brooks.

Ver. 25. And thou shalt have plenty of silver.

Pl. cvii. 38. · He blesseth them also, so that they are multiplied greatly, and suffereth not their cattle to decrease.

Pf. cxii. 3. Wealth and riches shall be in his house, and his righteousness endureth forever.

Prov. iii. 16. In her [i. e. Wisdom's] left hand are riches and honour.

Prov. viii. 18. Riches and honour are with me ; yea, durable riches and righteousness.

Ver. 19. My fruit is better than gold, and my revenue than choice filver.

Prov. xv. 6. In the house of the righteous is much treasure.

If. xxx. 13. Then shall he give the rain of thy seed, that thou shalt sow the ground withal, and bread of the increase of the earth, and it shall be fat and plenteous ; In that day shall thy cattle feed in large pastures.

XI. Of CHILDREN. Deut. vii. 13. He will love thee, and bless thee, and multiply thee : He will also bless the fruit of thy womb.

Deut. xxx. 9. And the LORD thy GOD will make thee plenteous—in the fruit of thy body.

Job v. 25. Thou shalt know that thy seed shall be great, and thine offspring as the grass of the earth.

Pf. cxxvii. 3. Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD, and the fruit of the womb is his reward.

Ver. 4. As arrows in the hands of a mighty man, so are children of the youth.

er. 5. Happy is the man that hath his quiver full of them : They shall not be ashamed, but they shall speak with the enemies in the gate.

Pf. cxvi. 14. The LORD shall increase you more and more, you



XII. A BLESSING upon all a good Man has. Ex. xxiii. 25.



shall serve the LORD your GOD, and he shall bless thy bread and thy water.

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