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Psalm 66

1] Sing joyously unto our Goddess, O people of every land:
2] Sing of the glory of her many names:
    how little is our praise compared to her glory
3] Say unto our Goddess:
    How terrible is the beauty that you have wrought
        The beauty you have purchased through willing every deed!
    But the servants of the enmity shall submit themselves
        unto your two-fold will
4] You shall be worshiped throughout the entirety of the earth
        and unto you shall they sing
        unto your many sacred names
    behold the glory of second triumph

Laudate

5] All see the works of the Goddess:
    terrible is the glory of the beauty she bestows unto her children
        beauty in flesh and beauty in vision
    terrible is the suffering by which that beauty is purchased
6] How vast, how deep, the sea of the tears of her children
        yet a land of luscious foliage she has erected amidst it!
    though the waves crash violently upon us
        by her favour we shall travel forth through it
            what ecstasy has she prepared for us in that land!
7] She rules the many worlds by her incomparable power
    her power is without beginning and without end
        her sweet eyes behold all that any eye ever beholds
    The usurpers declare themselves exalted
        but they will be cast down from their places

Laudate

8] Praise our Goddess, O people of her Cause
    cause your voices praising her to everywhere be heard
9] She has appointed our souls to be favoured in her Cause
    she has favoured us that we will waver not in her path
10] O Goddess, you send trials unto your Cause, for the sake of the particularity thereof
    you know every mind and every heart, the turmoil of those who suffer in silence
        you send into our hearts your golden words inflamed with longing
            heavenly words of thirteen-fold purity
11] You bore us and became us into an entangling net of longing
    you have laid a heavy weight upon our hearts
12] You have sent your spirits to guide us from above
        As we pass through the burning flames of longing
    They pour out the waters of your wisdom upon us as a flood
        Yet the flames are extinguished not
            Only for a little while quietened
    You will lead us out to a place of great richness
        The realm of blessing
    Where that fire shall engulf us and consume us
        Until it consumes itself
13] We go unto your holy shrines and your holy temples
        With burning incense to offer up to you
    May you thereby strengthen our souls
        Through the spirits vowed faithful to your Cause
            To adhere always to our holy vow
14] With our lips we have declared our vow unto your Cause
    With our hearts we have bound our selves unto you
        May we remain in faithfulness to this our vow
        Even as the enmity comes in persecution.
15] We offer unto you from the steps of your altar
    Flaming incense of sweet smell
        Whose smoke ascends unto your spirits
        With rich foliage do we adorn your altar
    We offer you fruits, their juices swelling
        And the holy cakes and the holy wine
    We offer incense before the sacred tree groves
        And before the sacred stone pillars
    In our hearts we inquire always
        How to ready ourselves to serve your Cause

Laudate

16] May all who in their hearts revere our Goddess
        Even they who know not yet it is she that they revere
    Come and hear this our song
        Declaring the great favour she has bestowed on our souls
17] With our mouths we cry out unto her the longings of our hearts
    Our tongues praise she whose glory we have as yet but a little received
18] Maratrea hears the prayers of every last one
        Even those who delight in evil
    She attends to the desires of the unworthy
        As much as to those of the worthy
    For all are her children whom she has become
        All that occurs so occurs by her command
    Evil deeds along with those that are good
        For the sake of the beauties thereby purchased
19] Without doubt the Goddess hears our every prayer
        and she attends to the pleas of our hearts
20] Praise there be unto our Goddess
    who puts not even the least of our prayers apart from her consideration
        she loves us with an incomparable love
    she knows our every prayer before we utter it
        for perfectly does she remember she herself so praying
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