Psalm 147:1-6 CSB

God Restores Jerusalem

1 Hallelujah! How good it is to sing to our God, for praise is pleasant and lovely.a

References for Psalms 147:1

    • a 147:1 - Ps 33:1; 135:3
      2 The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem;b He gathers Israel's exiled people.c

      References for Psalms 147:2

        • b 147:2 - Ps 51:18; Ezr 6:3; Neh 2:17; Dn 9:25
        • c 147:2 - Dt 30:4; Neh 1:9; Isa 11:12
          3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.d

          References for Psalms 147:3

            • d 147:3 - Ps 34:18; Isa 61:1
              4 He counts the number of the stars; He gives names to all of them.
              5 Our Lord is great, vast in power; His understanding is infinite.e f

              References for Psalms 147:5

                • e 147:5 - Lit understanding has no number
                • f 147:5 - Jb 12:13; Isa 40:14,28
                  6 The Lord helps the afflicted but brings the wicked to the ground.