In Psalm 87, the psalmist writes about the celebrated “city of God”, Zion.
“He has founded his city on the holy mountain. The Lord loves the gates of Zion more than all the other dwellings of Jacob. Glorious things are said of you, O city of God.” (Psa. 87:1-3)
Verse 3 refers to Zion as the “city of God”, a place that God loves. Zion represents the city of David / Holy Temple of Jerusalem, as well as the eternal and spiritual city Zion, where Jesus will reign forever- the heavenly Jerusalem or city of the Living God. (more…)