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.