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Psalm 87:2 NIV

2 The LORD loves the gates of Zion more than all the other dwellings of Jacob.

References for Psalms 87:2

Study tools for Psalm 87:2

  • a 87:3 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 6.
  • b 87:4 - A poetic name for Egypt
  • c 87:4 - That is, the upper Nile region
  • d 87:4 - Or "“I will record concerning those who acknowledge me:" / "‘This one was born in Zion.’" / "Hear this, Rahab and Babylon," / "and you too, Philistia, Tyre and Cush.”"