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Psalm 107

1] O praise Maratrea for her goodness
    her incomparable love is without beginning and without end
2] May those whom Maratrea has liberated
    lift their voices to declare their liberation
        for she has rescued them from subjection under the usurpers
            the usurpers who faithfully serve the enmity
3] And she has gathered them together out of many lands
    from the east and the west, from the north and the south
4] They have wandered in the wilderness that is the lands of usurpation
    among many cities in which they dwelt
        they found not the city of promise
5] Their souls did hunger, their souls did thirst
    from that hunger and thirst their souls nearly fainted
6] They cried unto Maratrea in their distress
    who without doubt hears their cry
        perfectly remembering she herself so crying
    the day of her Cause had come
        and she delivered them from their distresses
7] And she led them forth in the right way
    through the guidance of her appointed Prophet
        lead them unto the holy city of promise
8] May all peoples praise Maratrea
    on account of the many great beauties which she has authored
        what wonders has she wrought
            that a few thereof we might even look upon
        what wonders has she wrought for the joy of her children
9] For the soul filled with longing she satisfies with blessing
    every true longing is fulfilled, every true longing of every soul
        if not in these here branches, then in others besides them
    the soul that hungers after beauty
        must wait but a little longer
            before it can feast until it be filled
10] Wait even the soul that swelters in the harsh light of the burning sun
    a thirsty death nearing thereunto
        being bound by affliction of the vileness of the enmity
        and the chains of the false justice of the usurpers
11] For the usurpers hate the truth that our Goddess has revealed unto us
    her Prophets have counselled them to desist from their grave evils
        but the counsel of her Prophets they repay with scorn
12] But the usurpers will labour in vain to save their usurpations
    they will labour in bitterness
    their usurpations will at last crumble
        and none will come then to their aid
13] But when we cry unto Maratrea in our trouble
    she saves us from our distress
14] From the harsh light of the burning sun she will save our souls
    from the thirsty death nearing unto our souls
        she will free us from the bounds of subjection to the enmity
        the iron chains of the false justice of the usurpers
15] May all peoples praise Maratrea
    on account of the many great beauties which she has authored
        what wonders has she wrought
            that a few thereof we might even look upon
        what wonders has she wrought for the joy of her children
16] For she shatters the bronze gates of the palaces of the usurpers
    and she cuts apart the iron bars of their prisons of false justice
17] Grave are the afflictions of the people of her Cause
    from the transgressions the usurpers have worked against them
    from the foolishness which the usurpers have taught as truth
18] Such despair as to refuse even the blandest of food
    such despair as draws closer the grim gates of death
19] When they cry unto Maratrea in their trouble
    she saves them from every distress
20] She sends forth her word, to heal the wounds of their souls
    she delivers them from the powers that seek their destruction
21] May all peoples praise Maratrea
    on account of the many great beauties which she has authored
        what wonders has she wrought
            that a few thereof we might even look upon
        what wonders has she wrought for the joy of her children
22] And they shall offer her the sacrifice of praise
    in the holy sacrament of the wine and the cakes
        and the wondrous deeds that she has wrought
            the immense beauties she has brought into being
                they will praise them with great jubilation
23] We go down unto the sea in our ships
    the great sea which is naught other than her
        the sea of all souls united as one
    and the ships are the vessels of her Cause
        in this here flotilla thereof
    thus amidst the greatness of her waves
        we carry out the work of her Cause
24] And we see the great works of Maratrea
    the wonders she has wrought in the depths of despair
25] She commands with her will of means
    her will which by all is perfectly obeyed
        and a great stormy wind blows forth
        and in a great roar crash the numerous waves
26] By the heights of this waves, in the heights of their terror
    beauties are purchased in the depths of despair
        great are these beauties, yet hidden from our sights
        knowing not for what sake we suffer
            the trouble melts our hearts
27] In our troubles, we stagger as one who has drunken far too much
    all our wisdom is swallowed up
        and is drowned in our despair
28] They cried unto Maratrea in their distress
    who without doubt hears their cry
        perfectly remembering she herself so crying
    the day of her Cause had come
        and she delivered them from their distresses
29] The sea storm she calms unto stillness
    she has had of it already all of which she had need
        the billowing waves are hushed
30] And they rejoice to have found such calmness, such peace
    and she leads them unto all that they truly desire
31] May all peoples praise Maratrea
    on account of the many great beauties which she has authored
        what wonders has she wrought
            that a few thereof we might even look upon
        what wonders has she wrought for the joy of her children
32] The people of the Cause praise her
        gathered in the holy assembly
    and in the council of wisdom
        her names are exalted
33] She dries up the rivers of wisdom
    establishing ignorance in theirs place
        this she does solely for the sake
            of the great beauties purchased thereby
34] The land that bore fruit is turned unto barrenness
        that its barrenness may itself bear great fruit
    it is given over to the power of the wicked ones
        the enmity and the usurpers
            for the sake of the beauties thereby bought       
35] Then unto the barren deserts she pours forth the rain of holy wisdom
    and holy springs bubble up from beneath the arid ground
36] She gathers together those hungry in spirit
    and in that place which she has appointed
        the city of holiness is founded
37] The people of her Cause will sow many fields
    and plant many a vineyard
        from their fields they will harvest
            a great and numerous people
        and their vineyards will yield them
            the joy of the heavenly wine
38] She will favour the people of her Cause
    they will increase greatly in their number
        and great shall be their wealth in land and possessions
39] But the usurpers will be diminished in their number
    they will fall down on account of their affliction
        and great will be the number of their sorrows
40] She will pour out contempt upon the usurping princes
    she will cause them to wander in the wilderness
        no way will be found by them
            save that which leads unto certain destruction
41] But those poor servants of her Cause
    long oppressed by usurpations
        she will set them in the heights
            of the place the usurpers once held
    and they will grow in number, into a great multitude
42] Those who love beauty shall perceive it
    and great will be the rejoicing in their hearts
        and the enmity will be silenced wholly
43] Whoever is wise, they will meditate upon these things
    and the incomparable love of Maratrea will become known to them
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