Psalms 147:2

2 The LORD 1builds up Jerusalem; he 2gathers the outcasts of Israel.

Psalms 147:2 In-Context

1 Praise the LORD! For it is good to sing praises to our God; for it is pleasant, and a song of praise is fitting.
2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the outcasts of Israel.
3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
4 He determines the number of the stars; he gives to all of them their names.
5 Great is our Lord, and abundant in power; his understanding is beyond measure.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Psalms 51:18; Psalms 102:16
  • 2. Deuteronomy 30:3; Isaiah 11:12; Isaiah 27:13; Isaiah 56:8; Ezekiel 39:28
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