Of the sons of Korah. A psalm. A song.

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1 His foundation [is] on [the] holy mountains.

References for Psalms 87:1

    • a 87:1 - The Hebrew Bible counts the superscription as the first verse of the psalm
      2 Yahweh loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.
      3 Glorious things [are] spoken about you, O city of God. Selah

      References for Psalms 87:3

          4 I will record those who know me [in] Rahab and Babylon, behold [in] Philistia and Tyre with Cush, "This one was born there."

          References for Psalms 87:4

            • c 87:4 - Or "mention"
            • d 87:4 - That is, Egypt; compare Isa 30:7
              5 But with respect to Zion it shall be said, "{Each one} was born in her," for the Most High himself will establish her.

              References for Psalms 87:5

                • e 87:5 - Literally "A man and a man"
                  6 Yahweh will record in writing [the] peoples, "This [one] was born there." Selah
                  7 And while dancing, singers [will sing], "All my springs [are] in you."