Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
There is a river, the streams whereof shall make glad the city of God, the holy place of the tabernacles of the most High.
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness.
Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Selah.
2 Chronicles 6:6
But I have chosen Jerusalem that my name might be there and have chosen David to be over my people Israel.
For I will defend this city to save it for my own sake and for my slave David's sake.
The sons also of those that afflicted thee shall come humbled unto thee; and at the steps of thy feet all those that despised thee shall bow themselves down; and they shall call thee, The city of the LORD, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.
but ye are come unto Mount Sion and unto the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to an innumerable company of angels,
And I, John, saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of the heaven, prepared of God as a bride adorned for her husband.
then there shall be a place which the LORD your God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there; there shall ye bring all that I command you: your burnt offerings and your sacrifices, your tithes and the offerings of your hand and all your choice of vows which ye vow unto the LORD;
He that dwells in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
It is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD and to sing praises unto thy name, O most High:
If thou seest violence unto the poor and the extortion of rights and justice in a province, do not marvel at the matter, for height is looking upon height; and there is one higher than they.
With what shall I present myself before the LORD, and how shall I worship the high God? shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves of a year old?
I will open rivers in high places and fountains in the midst of the plains; I will turn the wilderness into pools of water and the dry land into springs of water.