Psalm 87:2

The LORD loveth the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.

Deuteronomy 12:5

But unto the place which the LORD your God shall choose out of all your tribes to put his name there, even unto his habitation shall ye seek, and thither thou shalt come:

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.

Psalm 78:67-69

Moreover he refused the tabernacle of Joseph, and chose not the tribe of Ephraim:

Psalm 132:13-14

For the LORD hath chosen Zion; he hath desired it for his habitation.

Isaiah 14:32

What shall one then answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD hath founded Zion, and the poor of his people shall trust in it.

Joel 2:32

And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the LORD shall be delivered: for in mount Zion and in Jerusalem shall be deliverance, as the LORD hath said, and in the remnant whom the LORD shall call.

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The LORD loveth the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.

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Psalm 78:67
Moreover he refused the tabernacle of Joseph, and chose not the tribe of Ephraim:
Psalm 132:13
For the LORD hath chosen Zion; he hath desired it for his habitation.
Deuteronomy 12:5
But unto the place which the LORD your God shall choose out of all your tribes to put his name there, even unto his habitation shall ye seek, and thither thou shalt come:
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.
Isaiah 14:32
What shall one then answer the messengers of the nation? That the LORD hath founded Zion, and the poor of his people shall trust in it.
Joel 2:32
And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the LORD shall be delivered: for in mount Zion and in Jerusalem shall be deliverance, as the LORD hath said, and in the remnant whom the LORD shall call.

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Psalm 122:2
Our feet shall stand within thy gates, O Jerusalem.