Psalm 87
New American Standard Bible 1995Holman Christian Standard Bible
1A Psalm of the sons of Korah. A Song. His foundation is in the holy mountains.1A psalm of the sons of Korah. A song. His foundation is on the holy mountains.
2The LORD loves the gates of Zion More than all the other dwelling places of Jacob.2The LORD loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.
3Glorious things are spoken of you, O city of God. Selah.3Glorious things are said about you, city of God. Selah "
4"I shall mention Rahab and Babylon among those who know Me; Behold, Philistia and Tyre with Ethiopia: 'This one was born there.'"4I will mention those who know Me: Rahab, Babylon, Philistia, Tyre, and Cush-- each one was born there."
5But of Zion it shall be said, "This one and that one were born in her"; And the Most High Himself will establish her.5And it will be said of Zion," This one and that one were born in her." The Most High Himself will establish her.
6The LORD will count when He registers the peoples, "This one was born there." Selah.6When He registers the peoples, the LORD will record," This one was born there." Selah
7Then those who sing as well as those who play the flutes shall say, "All my springs of joy are in you."7Singers and dancers alike will say," My whole source of joy is in you."
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