He has set his foundation on the holy mountain;1
References for Psalms 87:1
the LORD loves the gates of Zion2 more than all the dwellings of Jacob.
References for Psalms 87:2
Glorious things are said of you, O city of God:3 "Selah"
References for Psalms 87:3
"I will record Rahab4 and Babylon among those who acknowledge me-- Philistia5 too, and Tyre6, along with Cush-- and will say, 'This one was born in Zion.7' "
References for Psalms 87:4
Indeed, of Zion it will be said, "This one and that one were born in her, and the Most High himself will establish her."
The LORD will write in the register8 of the peoples: "This one was born in Zion." "Selah"
References for Psalms 87:6
As they make music9 they will sing, "All my fountains10 are in you."
References for Psalms 87:7