The Philippian Jailer
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Praise The Lord Ye Heavens [ Song ]
Prayer of Confession
Sins Are Stones [ Song ]
New City Catechism Q. 9
See The Conqueror Mount In Triumph [ Song ]
Grace Alone [ Song ]
Jesus, I my cross have taken [ Song ]
We Are Not Overcome [ Song ]
A Song of Praise. Of David.
 I will extol you, my God and King,
and bless your name forever and ever.
 Every day I will bless you
and praise your name forever and ever.
 Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised,
and his greatness is unsearchable.
 One generation shall commend your works to another,
and shall declare your mighty acts.
 On the glorious splendor of your majesty,
and on your wondrous works, I will meditate.
 They shall speak of the might of your awesome deeds,
and I will declare your greatness.
 They shall pour forth the fame of your abundant goodness
and shall sing aloud of your righteousness.
 The LORD is gracious and merciful,
slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.
 The LORD is good to all,
and his mercy is over all that he has made.
 All your works shall give thanks to you, O LORD,
and all your saints shall bless you!
 They shall speak of the glory of your kingdom
and tell of your power,
 to make known to the children of man your mighty deeds,
and the glorious splendor of your kingdom.
 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom,
and your dominion endures throughout all generations.
[The LORD is faithful in all his words
and kind in all his works.]
 The LORD upholds all who are falling
and raises up all who are bowed down.
 The eyes of all look to you,
and you give them their food in due season.
 You open your hand;
you satisfy the desire of every living thing.
 The LORD is righteous in all his ways
and kind in all his works.
 The LORD is near to all who call on him,
to all who call on him in truth.
 He fulfills the desire of those who fear him;
he also hears their cry and saves them.
 The LORD preserves all who love him,
but all the wicked he will destroy.
 My mouth will speak the praise of the LORD,
and let all flesh bless his holy name forever and ever.
Q. 9. http://www.newcitycatechism.com/q-parent/q9.php
 About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the prisoners were listening to them,  and suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken. And immediately all the doors were opened, and everyone’s bonds were unfastened.  When the jailer woke and saw that the prison doors were open, he drew his sword and was about to kill himself, supposing that the prisoners had escaped.  But Paul cried with a loud voice, “Do not harm yourself, for we are all here.”  And the jailer called for lights and rushed in, and trembling with fear he fell down before Paul and Silas.  Then he brought them out and said, “Sirs, what must I do to be saved?”  And they said, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.”  And they spoke the word of the Lord to him and to all who were in his house.  And he took them the same hour of the night and washed their wounds; and he was baptized at once, he and all his family.  Then he brought them up into his house and set food before them. And he rejoiced along with his entire household that he had believed in God.
 But when it was day, the magistrates sent the police, saying, “Let those men go.”  And the jailer reported these words to Paul, saying, “The magistrates have sent to let you go. Therefore come out now and go in peace.”  But Paul said to them, “They have beaten us publicly, uncondemned, men who are Roman citizens, and have thrown us into prison; and do they now throw us out secretly? No! Let them come themselves and take us out.”  The police reported these words to the magistrates, and they were afraid when they heard that they were Roman citizens.  So they came and apologized to them. And they took them out and asked them to leave the city.  So they went out of the prison and visited Lydia. And when they had seen the brothers, they encouraged them and departed.