Psalms 147:2

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

Psalms 147:2 in Other Translations

KJV
2 The LORD doth build up Jerusalem: he gathereth together the outcasts of Israel.
ESV
2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the outcasts of Israel.
NLT
2 The LORD is rebuilding Jerusalem and bringing the exiles back to Israel.
MSG
2 God's the one who rebuilds Jerusalem, who regathers Israel's scattered exiles.
CSB
2 The Lord rebuilds Jerusalem; He gathers Israel's exiled people.

Psalms 147:2 In-Context

1 Praise the LORD.How good it is to sing praises to our God, how pleasant and fitting to praise him!
2 The LORD builds up Jerusalem; he gathers the exiles of Israel.
3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.
4 He determines the number of the stars and calls them each by name.
5 Great is our Lord and mighty in power; his understanding has no limit.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Psalms 51:18; Psalms 102:16
  • 2. S Psalms 106:47; Deuteronomy 30:3
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