Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targums Onkelos,
Jonathan Ben Uzziel/Palestinian,
Jerusalem Fragments

 

Deuteronomy
Chapter 24

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Deuteronomy 24:1
JPS 24:1 When a man taketh a wife, and marrieth her, then it cometh to pass, if she find no favour in his eyes, because he hath found some unseemly thing in her, that he writeth her a bill of divorcement, and giveth it in her hand, and sendeth her out of his house,
ONK 24:1 When a man shall have taken a wife, and become her husband, and she hath not found favour in his eyes, because he hath found something wrong in her, then he may write for her a bill of divorcement, and give it into her hand, and send her from his house.
PAL 24:1 When a man hath taken a wife and gone unto her, if she hath not favour in his eyes because he findeth the thing that is wrong in her, then he may write her a bill of divorce before the court of justice, and put it into her power,(34) and send her away from his house.
     
 
Deuteronomy 24:2
JPS 24:2 and she departeth out of his house, and goeth and becometh another man's wife,
ONK 24:2 And when she hath departed from his house, she may go and become (the wife) of another man.
PAL 24:2 And departing from his house she may go and marry another man.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:3
JPS 24:3 and the latter husband hateth her, and writeth her a bill of divorcement, and giveth it in her hand, and sendeth her out of his house; or if the latter husband die, who took her to be his wife
ONK 24:3 And if the latter husband dislike her, and write her a bill of divorce, and put it into her hand, and dismiss her from his house; or if the latter husband who had taken her to be his wife shall die,
PAL 24:3 But should they proclaim from the heavens about her(35) that the latter husband shall dislike her, and write her a bill of divorce, and put it into her power to go from his house; or should they proclaim about him that he the latter husband shall die:
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:4
JPS 24:4 her former husband, who sent her away, may not take her again to be his wife, after that she is defiled; for that is abomination before the LORD; and thou shalt not cause the land to sin, which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance.
ONK 24:4 the first husband who had put her away hath no power to return to take her to be his wife, after that she hath been defiled; for that is an abomination before the Lord; and thou shalt not cause the land to sin, which the Lord thy God giveth thee to inherit.
PAL 24:4 it shall not be in the power of the first husband who dismissed her at the beginning to return and take her to be with him as his wife, after that she hath been defiled; for that is an abomination before the Lord: for the children whom she might bear should not be made abominable, or the land which the Lord your God giveth you to inherit become obnoxious to the plague.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:5
JPS 24:5 When a man taketh a new wife, he shall not go out in the host, neither shall he be charged with any business; he shall be free for his house one year, and shall cheer his wife whom he hath taken.
ONK 24:5 When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go forth with the army, nor shall any transaction be (laid) upon him; he shall be free in his house for a year, that he may cheer (or, may enjoy himself with) his wife whom he hath taken.(36) PAL 24:5 When a man hath taken a new wife a virgin, he shall not go forth with the army, lest anything evil befall him; he shall be at leisure in his house one year, and rejoice with his wife whom he hath taken.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:6
JPS 24:6 No man shall take the mill or the upper millstone to pledge; for he taketh a man's life to pledge.
ONK 24:6 No man shall take as a pledge the millstones (either lower) or upper; for by them is made the subsistence of every living man.
PAL 24:6 A man shall not take the millstones, lower or upper, as a pledge; for they are necessary in making food for every one. Neither shall a man join bridegrooms and brides by magical incantations; for what would be born of such would perish.(36)
JER 24:6 You shall not take the upper and lower millstones for a pledge; for the pledge is a necessary of life. Nor shall there be unlawful conjoinments of bridegrooms and brides; for what such produce is denied the life of the world to come.
 
Deuteronomy 24:7
JPS 24:7 If a man be found stealing any of his brethren of the children of Israel, and he deal with him as a slave, and sell him; then that thief shall die; so shalt thou put away the evil from the midst of thee.
ONK 24:7 If a man be found stealing a person of his brethren of the sons of Israel, to make merchandise of him, or to sell him, that man shall be put to death, and thou shalt put away the evil doer from among thee.
PAL 24:7 When a man is found stealing a person of his brethren of the sons of Israel, making merchandise of him, and selling him, that man shall die by strangulation with the napkin; and you shall put away the evil doer from among thee.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:8
JPS 24:8 Take heed in the plague of leprosy, that thou observe diligently, and do according to all that the priests the Levites shall teach you, as I commanded them, so ye shall observe to do.
ONK 24:8 Take heed, in the plague of leprosy, to observe and perform entirely all that the priests, the Levites, shall teach you; as I have commanded them, you shall observe to do.
PAL 24:8 Take heed that you cut not into flesh in which there is an ulcer; but make careful distinction between the plague of leprosy and ulceration; between the unclean and clean, according to all that the priests of the tribe of Levi shall teach you: whatever they prescribe to you be observant to perform. Be mindful that no one contemn his neighbour, lest he be smitten:
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:9
JPS 24:9 Remember what the LORD thy God did unto Miriam, by the way as ye came forth out of Egypt.
ONK 24:9 Remember what the Lord thy God did unto Miriam, in the way when you came out of Mizraim.
PAL 24:9 remember that which the Lord your God did to Miriam, who contemned Mosheh for that which was not in him, when she was smitten with leprosy, and you were delayed in the way when coming out of Mizraim.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:10
JPS 24:10 When thou dost lend thy neighbour any manner of loan, thou shalt not go into his house to fetch his pledge.
ONK 24:10 When thou hast lent the use of anything to thy neighbour, thou shalt not enter into his house to take his pledge.
PAL 24:10 When a man hath lent any thing to his neighbour upon a pledge,
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:11
JPS 24:11 Thou shalt stand without, and the man to whom thou dost lend shall bring forth the pledge without unto thee.
ONK 24:11 Thou shalt stand without, and the man to whom thou hast lent shall bring out the pledge to thee.
PAL 24:11 he shall not enter into his house to take his pledge; he shall stand in the street, and the man to whom thou hast made the loan shall bring out the pledge to thee into the street.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:12
JPS 24:12 And if he be a poor man, thou shalt not sleep with his pledge;
ONK 24:12 And if the man be poor, thou shalt not sleep with his pledge;
PAL 24:12 If the man be poor, thou shalt not have his pledge all night with thee;
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:13
JPS 24:13 thou shalt surely restore to him the pledge when the sun goeth down, that he may sleep in his garment, and bless thee; and it shall be righteousness unto thee before the LORD thy God.
ONK 24:13 thou shalt return him his pledge at sunset, that he may sleep in his garment, and may bless thee, and it shall be righteousness before the Lord thy God.
PAL 24:13 as the sun goeth down, thou shalt return the pledge, that he may lie in his garment and may bless thee; and to thee it shall be righteousness, for the sun shall bear the witness of thee before the Lord thy God.
JER 24:13 Thou shalt certainly return the pledge to him as the sun goeth down, that he may sleep in his garment, and may bless thee; and to thee it shall be righteousness before the Lord thy God.
 
Deuteronomy 24:14
JPS 24:14 Thou shalt not oppress a hired servant that is poor and needy, whether he be of thy brethren, or of thy strangers that are in thy land within thy gates.
ONK 24:14 Thou shalt not oppress an hireling who is needy and poor, (whether he be) of thy brethren, or of thy sojourners who are in thy land or thy cities.
PAL 24:14 You shall not be hard upon your neighbours, or shift (or decrease) the wages of the needy and poor hireling of thy brethren, or of the strangers who sojourn in your land, in your cities.
JER 24:14 You shall not wilfully keep back the wages of the poor and needy of your brethren.
 
Deuteronomy 24:15
JPS 24:15 In the same day thou shalt give him his hire, neither shall the sun go down upon it; for he is poor, and setteth his heart upon it: lest he cry against thee unto the LORD and it be sin in thee.
ONK 24:15 In his day thou shalt give him his hire; thou shalt not let the sun go down upon it, for he is needy, and to it he delivereth his life (soul); that he cry not against thee before the Lord, and it be sin in thee.
PAL 24:15 In his day thou shalt pay him his hire. Nor let the sun go down upon it; because he is poor, and he hopes (for that hire) to sustain his life: lest he appeal against thee before the Lord, and it be guilt in thee.
JER 24:15 In his day thou shalt pay his wages, nor let the sun go down upon them; for he is poor, and by means of his hire he sustaineth his life: that he may not cry against thee before the Lord: so beware that it become not guilt in you.
 
Deuteronomy 24:16
JPS 24:16 The fathers shall not be put to death for the children, neither shall the children be put to death for the fathers; every man shall be put to death for his own sin.
ONK 24:16 The fathers shall not die for the children, nor shall children die for the fathers; a man shall die for his own sin.
PAL 24:16 Fathers shall not die either by the testimony(37) or for the sin of the children, and children shall not die either by the testimony or for the sin of the fathers: every one shall die, by proper witnesses, for his own sin.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:17
JPS 24:17 Thou shalt not pervert the justice due to the stranger, or to the fatherless; nor take the widow's raiment to pledge.
ONK 24:17 Thou shalt not wrest the judgment of the stranger or the orphan, nor take the garment of the widow for a pledge;
PAL 24:17 Thou shalt not warp the judgment of the stranger, the orphan, or the widow, nor shall any one of you take the garment of the widow for a pledge, that evil neighbours rise not and bring out a bad report against her when you return her pledge unto her.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:18
JPS 24:18 But thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Egypt, and the LORD thy God redeemed thee thence; therefore I command thee to do this thing.
ONK 24:18 but thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in Mizraim, and that the Lord thy God redeemed thee from thence; therefore I command thee to do this thing.
PAL 24:18 And remember that you were bondservants in the land of Mizraim, and that the Word of the Lord your God delivered you from thence; therefore have I commanded you to observe this thing.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:19
JPS 24:19 When thou reapest thy harvest in thy field, and hast forgot a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not go back to fetch it; it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow; that the LORD thy God may bless thee in all the work of thy hands.
ONK 24:19 When thou art harvesting thy harvest in thy field, and hast forgotten a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not return to take it; let it be for the stranger, the orphan, and the widow, that the Lord thy God may bless thee in all the work of thy hands.
PAL 24:19 When you have reaped your harvests in your fields, and have forgotten a sheaf in the field, you shall not return to take it; let it be for the stranger, the orphan, and the widow, that the Word of the Lord your God may bless you in all the works of your hands.
 
 
Deuteronomy 24:20
JPS 24:20 When thou beatest thine olive-tree, thou shalt not go over the boughs again; it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow.
ONK 24:20 When thou beatest thy olive (trees), thou shalt not make search for what thou hast left behind thee; let it be for the stranger, the orphan, and the widow.
PAL 24:20 When you beat your olive trees, you shall not search them after (you have done it); for the stranger, the orphan, and widow, let it be.
JER 24:20 When you beat your olive trees, search them not afterward; let them be for the stranger, the orphan, and the widow.
 
Deuteronomy 24:21
JPS 24:21 When thou gatherest the grapes of thy vineyard, thou shalt not glean it after thee; it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow.
ONK 24:21 When thou art gathering thy vineyard, thou shalt not glean the grapes that are left behind thee; let them be for the stranger, the orphan, and the widow;
PAL 24:21 When you gather in your vineyard, you shall not glean the branches after you; they shall be for the stranger, the orphan, and widow
JER 24:21 When you gather your vines, search not their branches afterwards; let them be for the stranger and the widow.
 
Deuteronomy 24:22
JPS 24:22 And thou shalt remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Egypt; therefore I command thee to do this thing.
ONK 24:22 and remember that thou wast a bondman in the land of Mizraim; therefore have I commanded thee to do this thing.
PAL 24:22 So remember that you were bondservants in the land of Mizraim; therefore I command you to do this thing.
 
 
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