World English Bible

The Book of Psalms

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1 His foundation is in the holy mountains.
2 Yahweh loves the gates of Zion More than all the dwellings of Jacob.
3 Glorious things are spoken about you, city of God. Selah.
4 I will record Rahab and Babylon among those who acknowledge me. Behold, Philistia, Tyre, and also Ethiopia: 'This one was born there.'
5 Yes, of Zion it will be said, 'This one and that one was born in her;' The Most High himself will establish her.
6 Yahweh will count, when he writes up the peoples, 'This one was born there.' Selah.
7 Those who sing as well as those who dance say, 'All my springs are in you.' Psalm 88 A Song. A Psalm by the sons of Korah. For the Chief Musician. To the tune of 'The Suffering of Affliction.' A contemplation by Heman, the Ezrahite.