Psalms 48:11

11 Mount Zion rejoices, the villages of Judah are glad because of your judgments.

Psalms 48:11 in Other Translations

KJV
11 Let mount Zion rejoice, let the daughters of Judah be glad, because of thy judgments.
ESV
11 Let Mount Zion be glad! Let the daughters of Judah rejoice because of your judgments!
NLT
11 Let the people on Mount Zion rejoice. Let all the towns of Judah be glad because of your justice.
MSG
11 Be glad, Zion Mountain; Dance, Judah's daughters! He does what he said he'd do!
CSB
11 Mount Zion is glad. The towns of Judah rejoice because of Your judgments.

Psalms 48:11 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 48:11

Let Mount Zion rejoice
The church in general; see ( Psalms 48:1 Psalms 48:2 ) ( Hebrews 12:22 ) ( Revelation 14:1 ) ;

let the daughters of Judah be glad;
particular churches; and so the Targum renders it, "the congregations of the house of Judah"; or particular believers; such as are called the daughters of Jerusalem, and the daughters of Zion, ( Song of Solomon 3:10 Song of Solomon 3:11 ) ; these are exhorted to joy and gladness, at the loving kindness of God, at the spread of his name and glory to the ends of the earth, and at his righteousness his right hand is full of; and as it follows,

because of thy judgments;
executed on the antichristian kings, ( Psalms 48:4-7 ) ; and on all the antichristian states, and on the whore of Babylon, and those who have committed fornication with her; see ( Revelation 19:1 Revelation 19:2 ) .

Psalms 48:11 In-Context

9 Within your temple, O God, we meditate on your unfailing love.
10 Like your name, O God, your praise reaches to the ends of the earth; your right hand is filled with righteousness.
11 Mount Zion rejoices, the villages of Judah are glad because of your judgments.
12 Walk about Zion, go around her, count her towers,
13 consider well her ramparts, view her citadels, that you may tell of them to the next generation.

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