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Psalm 87 :: English Standard Version (ESV)

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Glorious Things of You Are Spoken

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:1 - A Psalm of the Sons of Korah. A Song.
On the holy mount stands the city he founded;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:2 - the LORD loves the gates of Zion
more than all the dwelling places of Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:3 - Glorious things of you are spoken,
O city of God. Selah
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:4 - Among those who know me I mention Rahab and Babylon;
behold, Philistia and Tyre, with Cush[fn]
“This one was born there,” they say.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:5 - And of Zion it shall be said,
“This one and that one were born in her”;
for the Most High himself will establish her.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:6 - The LORD records as he registers the peoples,
“This one was born there.” Selah
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:7 - Singers and dancers alike say,
“All my springs are in you.”
ESV Footnotes
Probably Nubia

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