Zion You Are My People In this lesson, Zion you are my people, we examine Isaiah 51:16, as another text which speaks of the time of the generation to come in which God would create a new people. The text clearly lays out the sphere in which the new Zion occurs. It is the new heavens and earth. Isaiah says the God would plant the heavens and lay the foundation of the earth. He would then say to Zion, "You are my people." The passage is a parallel to Isaiah 65:17f.  In contrasts to the former covenant creation in Sinai, the new ...