in the place you made53 for your residence, O Lord,
the sanctuary, O Lord, that your hands have established.
tn The verb is imperfect.
sn The “mountain” and the “place” would be wherever Yahweh met with his people. It here refers to Canaan, the land promised to the patriarchs.
tn The verb is perfect tense, referring to Yahweh’s previous choice of the holy place.