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Psalm 87 :: Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Zion, the City of God

A psalm of the sons of Korah. A song.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:1 -

The city he founded[fn] is on the holy mountains.

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The LORD loves Zion’s city gates

more than all the dwellings of Jacob.

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Glorious things are said about you,

city of God.Selah

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“I will make a record of those who know me:

Rahab, Babylon, Philistia, Tyre, and Cush —

each one was born there.”

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And it will be said of Zion,

“This one and that one were born in her.”

The Most High himself will establish her.

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When he registers the peoples,

the LORD will record,

“This one was born there.”Selah

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Singers and dancers[fn] alike will say,[fn]

“My whole source of joy is[fn] in you.”

CSB Footnotes
Lit His foundation
Or musicians
Or As they dance they will sing
Lit “All my springs, are

Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 2017 by Holman Bible Publishers.

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For more information on this translation, see the CSB Preface.

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