Psalm 87 Outline
– God loved Jerusalem for the sake of the temple on Zion (Psalm 87:1-4)
– God knew every single person born in Jerusalem (Psalm 87:5-7)
Psalm 87 Summary
In Psalm 87:1-4, God loved Jerusalem, because the temple was on Zion. Many people had said good things about Jerusalem. Many nations had came to know God and acknowledged him including Babylon, Philistia, Tyre and Cush.
In Psalm 87:5-7, God watched over Jerusalem. He knows every single person that is born in Jerusalem. The people will praise God with music concerning the conversion of the Gentiles.
Psalm 87 Bible Study
1. God loves everyone
God loves everyone. Anyone can be saved regardless of race, nationality and etc. In Romans 10:13, for whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved. In 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. In 1 Timothy 2:3-4, for this is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Saviour; Who will have all men to be saved, and to come unto the knowledge of the truth. In John 6:37, all that the Father giveth me shall come to me; and him that cometh to me I will in no wise cast out.