87:4a Hebrew Rahab, the name of a mythical sea monster that represents chaos in ancient literature. 87 1 On the holy mountain stands the city founded by the Lord. Psalm 87 Glorious Things of You Are Spoken. Psalm 87:4 Or “I will record concerning those who acknowledge me: / ‘This one was born in Zion.’. A Song. All rights reserved. Tools. 1 On the holy mountain . Copy Options. Listen to the Bible. 2 He loves the city of Jerusalem more than any other city in Israel. Psalm 87:6 Parallel. [c]    They have all become citizens of Jerusalem!5 Regarding Jerusalem[d] it will be said,    “Everyone enjoys the rights of citizenship there.”    And the Most High will personally bless this city.6 When the Lord registers the nations, he will say,    “They have all become citizens of Jerusalem.” Interlude, 7 The people will play flutes[e] and sing,    “The source of my life springs from Jerusalem!”. << Psalm 85 | Psalm 86 | Psalm 87 >> A Prayer for God's Continued Mercy. 87:7 Or will dance. Selah. NLT. 87:4b Hebrew Cush. 87:2 Hebrew He loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob. 86 1 Bend down, O Lord, and hear my prayer; answer me, for I need your help. Selah. His foundation is in the holy mountains. For the choir director: A psalm of the descendants of Korah. 4 I will make mention of Rahab and Babylon to them that know me: behold Philistia, and Tyre, with Ethiopia; this man was born there. 87:7 Or will dance. They have all become citizens of Jerusalem! 3 Glorious things are said of you,    city of God:[a](C)4 “I will record Rahab[b](D) and Babylon    among those who acknowledge me—Philistia(E) too, and Tyre(F), along with Cush[c]—    and will say, ‘This one was born in Zion.’”[d](G)5 Indeed, of Zion it will be said,    “This one and that one were born in her,    and the Most High himself will establish her.”6 The Lord will write in the register(H) of the peoples:    “This one was born in Zion.”, 7 As they make music(I) they will sing,    “All my fountains(J) are in you.”, 1 On the holy mountain    stands the city founded by the Lord.2 He loves the city of Jerusalem    more than any other city in Israel. Psalm 87:1 NIV Psalm 87:1 NLT Psalm 87:1 ESV Psalm 87:1 NASB Psalm 87:1 KJV Psalm 87:1 BibleApps.com Psalm 87:1 Biblia Paralela Psalm 87:1 Chinese Bible Psalm 87:1 French Bible Psalm 87:1 Clyx Quotations OT Poetry: Psalm 87:1 A Psalm by the sons of Korah (Psalm Ps Psa.) A psalm of the descendants of Korah. Psalm 87 New King James Version (NKJV) The Glories of the City of God A Psalm of the sons of Korah. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. Psa 87:1. Search the Bible. Protect me, for I am devoted to you. d 87:5 Hebrew Zion. He loves the city of Jerusalem more than any other city in Israel. DO not mistake me, I do not say that of their own nature the worst things are good, for they are a fruit of the curse; but though they are naturally evil, yet the wise overruling hand of God disposing and sanctifying them, they are morally good. 87:2 Hebrew He loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob. c 87:4b Hebrew Cush. Bible Language English. A song. Psalm 87 Psalm 87. 87:2 Hebrew He loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob. A Song. The name is used here as a poetic name for Egypt. 1On the holy mountain stands the city founded by the LORD. 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