Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Look upon Zion, the city of our solemnities: thine eyes shall see Jerusalem a quiet habitation, a tabernacle that shall not be taken down; not one of the stakes thereof shall ever be removed, neither shall any of the cords thereof be broken.
Walk around Zion! Encircle it! Count its towers!
But you must seek only the place he chooses from all your tribes to establish his name as his place of residence, and you must go there.
He chose the tribe of Judah, and Mount Zion, which he loves.
God lives within it, it cannot be moved. God rescues it at the break of dawn.
A song of ascents. Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion; it cannot be upended and will endure forever.
May the Lord bless you from Zion, that you might see Jerusalem prosper all the days of your life,
So this is what the Lord says about the king of Assyria: 'He will not enter this city, nor will he shoot an arrow here. He will not attack it with his shielded warriors, nor will he build siege works against it.
Make your tent larger, stretch your tent curtains farther out! Spare no effort, lengthen your ropes, and pound your stakes deep.
The circumference of the city will be six miles. The name of the city from that day forward will be: 'The Lord Is There.'"
And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overpower it.
The one who conquers I will make a pillar in the temple of my God, and he will never depart from it. I will write on him the name of my God and the name of the city of my God (the new Jerusalem that comes down out of heaven from my God), and my new name as well.