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

 

Deuteronomy
Chapter 26

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Deuteronomy 25 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Deuteronomy 27
Deuteronomy 26:1
JPS 26:1 And it shall be, when thou art come in unto the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance, and dost possess it, and dwell therein;
ONK 26:1 And when thou hast entered into the land which the Lord thy God will give thee for possession, and thou inherit and dwell in it,
PAL 26:1 And when you have entered into the land which the Lord thy God giveth you for an inheritance, and you possess and dwell in it;
     
 
Deuteronomy 26:2
JPS 26:2 that thou shalt take of the first of all the fruit of the ground, which thou shalt bring in from thy land that the LORD thy God giveth thee; and thou shalt put it in a basket and shalt go unto the place which the LORD thy God shall choose to cause His name to dwell there.
ONK 26:2 thou shalt take of the first of all the produce of the earth which thou shalt bring up from the land the Lord thy God will give thee, and put it into a basket, and go to the place which the Lord thy God will choose to make His Shekinah to dwell there.
PAL 26:2 you shall take of the earliest first fruits which are ripe at the beginning, of all the produce of the ground which thou ingatherest from the land which the Lord your God hath given you, and put them into a basket, and go unto the place which the Lord your God will choose that His Shekinah may dwell there.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:3
JPS 26:3 And thou shalt come unto the priest that shall be in those days, and say unto him: 'I profess this day unto the LORD thy God, that I am come unto the land which the LORD swore unto our fathers to give us.'
ONK 26:3 And thou shalt come unto the priest who will be in those days, and say to him: I profess this day before the Lord thy God, that I have come into the land which the Lord did covenant to our fathers to give them.
PAL 26:3 And you shall put crowns upon the baskets, hampers, and paper cases, and bring them to the priest appointed to be the chief priest in those days, and shall say to him: We acknowledge this day before the Lord thy God that we have come into the land which the Lord sware unto our fathers to give us.
JER 26:3 And thou shalt come to the priest who will be appointed the chief priest in those days, and say to him: We give glory and thanks this day before the Lord thy God, that we have come into the land which the Word of the Lord did covenant unto our fathers to give us.
 
Deuteronomy 26:4
JPS 26:4 And the priest shall take the basket out of thy hand, and set it down before the altar of the LORD thy God.
ONK 26:4 And the priest shall take the basket from thy hand, and lay it down before the altar of the Lord thy God;
PAL 26:4 And the priest shall receive the basket ,of early fruits from thy hand, and take, bring, uplift, and lower it, and afterward lay it down before the altar of the Lord your God.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:5
JPS 26:5 And thou shalt speak and say before the LORD thy God: 'A wandering Aramean was my father, and he went down into Egypt, and sojourned there, few in number; and he became there a nation, great, mighty, and populous.
ONK 26:5 and thou shalt answer and say before the Lord thy God:

Laban the Aramite sought to destroy my father,(39) and he went down to Mizraim, and dwelt there with a few people, but became there a people great and strong.

PAL 26:5 And you shall respond, and say before the Lord your God:

Our father Jakob went down into Aram Naharia at the beginning, and (Laban) sought to destroy him; but the Word of the Lord saved him out of his hands. And afterwards went he down into Mizraim and sojourned there, a few people; but there did he become a great people, and mighty and many.

 
 
Deuteronomy 26:6
JPS 26:6 And the Egyptians dealt ill with us, and afflicted us, and laid upon us hard bondage.
ONK 26:6 But the Mizraee maltreated and afflicted us, and laid hard labour upon us.
PAL 26:6 But the Mizraee evil-treated and afflicted us, and laid heavy bondage upon us.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:7
JPS 26:7 And we cried unto the LORD, the God of our fathers, and the LORD heard our voice, and saw our affliction, and our toil, and our oppression.
ONK 26:7 And we prayed before the Lord, the God of our fathers; and the Lord heard our prayer, and our travail, weariness, and oppression were manifest before Him;
PAL 26:7 But we prayed before the Lord our God, and the Lord hearkened to our prayers, our affliction and our travail; and our oppression was manifest before Him.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:8
JPS 26:8 And the LORD brought us forth out of Egypt with a mighty hand, and with an outstretched arm, and with great terribleness, and with signs, and with wonders.
ONK 26:8 and the Lord brought us out of Mizraim with a mighty hand and uplifted arm, with great visions, signs, aud wonders,
PAL 26:8 And the Lord brought us out of Mizraim with a mighty hand and uplifted arm, and with great visions, signs, and wonders,
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:9
JPS 26:9 And He hath brought us into this place, and hath given us this land, a land flowing with milk and honey.
ONK 26:9 and brought us to this place, and gave us this land, a land producing milk and honey.
PAL 26:9 and brought us into this place, and gave us this land, a land of fruits rich as milk and sweet as honey.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:10
JPS 26:10 And now, behold, I have brought the first of the fruit of the land, which Thou, O LORD, hast given me.' And thou shalt set it down before the LORD thy God, and worship before the LORD thy God.
ONK 26:10 And now, behold, I have brought the first fruits of the land which Thou, Lord, hast given me.

And thou shalt set it down before the Lord thy God, and worship before the Lord thy God.

PAL 26:10 Now, therefore, behold, I have brought the early firstlings of the fruit of the land which thou hast given me, Lord.

And thou shalt lay them before the Lord thy God, and worship,

 
 
Deuteronomy 26:11
JPS 26:11 And thou shalt rejoice in all the good which the LORD thy God hath given unto thee, and unto thy house, thou, and the Levite, and the stranger that is in the midst of thee.
ONK 26:11 And thou shalt rejoice in all the good which the Lord thy God hath given thee, with the men of thy house, the Levite and the stranger who is among you.
PAL 26:11 and rejoice in all the good which the Lord thy God giveth thee, thou and the men of thy house, and enjoy and eat, you, the Levites and the sojourners who are among you.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:12
JPS 26:12 When thou hast made an end of tithing all the tithe of thine increase in the third year, which is the year of tithing, and hast given it unto the Levite, to the stranger, to the fatherless, and to the widow, that they may eat within thy gates, and be satisfied,
ONK 26:12 When thou hast made an end of tything all the tythe of thy produce in the third year, the year of the tythes, and hast given it to the Levite, the stranger, the orphan, and the widow, that they may eat within thy cities and be satisfied,
PAL 26:12 When you make an end of tything all the tenths of your produce in the third year, which is the year of release, you shall give the first tenth to the Levites, the second tenth, which is the tythe of the poor, to the stranger, the orphan, and widow, that they may eat in your cities, and be satisfied. But the third tenth you shall bring up, and eat before the Lord thy God,
JER 26:12 When you finish tything all the tenths of your produce in the third year, which is the year of the tythe for the poor, you shall give the first tenth to the Levites, and the poor's tenth to the stranger, the orphan, and widow, that they may eat in your cities, and be satisfied.
 
Deuteronomy 26:13
JPS 26:13 then thou shalt say before the LORD thy God: 'I have put away the hallowed things out of my house, and also have given them unto the Levite, and unto the stranger, to the fatherless, and to the widow, according to all Thy commandment which Thou hast commanded me; I have not transgressed any of Thy commandments, neither have I forgotten them.
ONK 26:13 then thou shalt say before the Lord thy God:

I have set apart the consecrated tenth from my house, and have given also to the Levite, the stranger, the fatherless, and the widow, according to all Thy commandment which Thou hast commanded me. I have not transgressed Thy commandment, nor been forgetful.

PAL 26:13 and thou shalt say:

Behold, we have set apart the consecrations from the house, and have also given the first tenth to the Levites, the second tenth to the strangers, the fatherless, and the widow, according to the commandment which Thou hast commanded me. I have not transgressed one of Thy commandments, nor have I forgotten.

 
 
Deuteronomy 26:14
JPS 26:14 I have not eaten thereof in my mourning, neither have I put away thereof, being unclean, nor given thereof for the dead; I have hearkened to the voice of the LORD my God, I have done according to all that Thou hast commanded me.
ONK 26:14 I have not eaten of it in my mourning, nor exchanged any of it for what is unclean, nor given of it for the dead. I have been obedient to the Word of the Lord my God, and have done according to all that Thou hast commanded me.
PAL 26:14 I have not eaten of it in the days of my mourning, nor separated from it for the unclean, neither have I given of it a covering for the soul of the dead: we have hearkened to the voice of the Word of the Lord; I have done according to all that Thou hast commanded me.
JER 26:14 We have not eaten thereof in (our) mourning, nor separated therefrom for the unclean, nor given of it for the defiled soul; for we have obeyed the voice of the Word of the Lord our God; we have done according to all that Thou hast commanded us.
 
Deuteronomy 26:15
JPS 26:15 Look forth from Thy holy habitation, from heaven, and bless Thy people Israel, and the land which Thou hast given us, as Thou didst swear unto our fathers, a land flowing with milk and honey.'
ONK 26:15 Look down from the heavens, the habitation of Thy holiness, and bless Thy people Israel, and the land which Thou hast given us, as Thou didst swear to our fathers, a land producing milk and honey.
PAL 26:15 Look down from heaven, from the habitation of the glory of Thy holiness, and bless Thy people Israel, and the land which Thou hast given to us, as Thou didst swear unto our fathers, a land of fruits rich as milk and sweet as honey.
JER 26:15 Look down, we beseech Thee, from the heavens, the habitation of Thy glory and Thy holiness, and bless Thy people Israel, and the land which Thou hast given us, as Thou didst swear unto our fathers (to give us a land) producing good fruits, pure as milk, sweet and delicious as honey.
 
Deuteronomy 26:16
JPS 26:16 This day the LORD thy God commandeth thee to do these statutes and ordinances; thou shalt therefore observe and do them with all thy heart, and with all thy soul.
ONK 26:16 This day doth the Lord thy God command thee to do these statutes and judgments, and to keep and perform them with all thy heart, and with all thy soul.
PAL 26:16 This day doth the Lord our God command you to perform these statutes and judgments, which you shall observe and do with all your heart and with all your soul.
 
 
Deuteronomy 26:17
JPS 26:17 Thou hast avouched the LORD this day to be thy God, and that thou wouldest walk in His ways, and keep His statutes, and His commandments, and His ordinances, and hearken unto His voice.
ONK 26:17 This day hast thou declared (or avouched) the Lord to be thy God, and to walk in the ways that are right before Him, and to keep His statutes, His commandments, and His judgments, and to be obedient to His word.
PAL 26:17 The Lord have you confessed with one confession in the world this day; for so it is written, Hear, Israel: The Lord our God is one Lord; that He may be thy God, and that thou mayest walk in the ways that are right before Him, and keep His statutes, commandments, and judgments, and be obedient unto His Word.
JER 26:17 You have chosen the Word of the Lord to be King over you this day, that He may be your God.
 
Deuteronomy 26:18
JPS 26:18 And the LORD hath avouched thee this day to be His own treasure, as He hath promised thee, and that thou shouldest keep all His commandments;
ONK 26:18 And the Lord hath declared thee this day to be His beloved people, as He hath said unto thee, that thou mayest observe all His commandments,
PAL 26:18 And the Word of the Lord doth acknowledge (or honour) you with one acknowledgment in the world this day; as it is written, Who is as Thy people Israel, a peculiar people upon the earth, to be to Him a people beloved, as He hath said unto you, and that you may obey all His commandments?
JER 26:18 But the Word of the Lord becometh the King over you for His Name's sake, as over a people beloved as a treasure, as He hath spoken to you, that you may obey all His commandments.
 
Deuteronomy 26:19
JPS 26:19 and to make thee high above all nations that He hath made, in praise, and in name, and in glory; and that thou mayest be a holy people unto the LORD thy God, as He hath spoken.
ONK 26:19 and that He may set thee above all the nations whom He hath made, in praise, and in name, and in greatness, and that thou mayest be a holy people before the Lord thy God, as He hath spoken.
PAL 26:19 And He will set you on high, and exalt you above all the peoples He hath made in greatness, and with a name of glory and splendour, that you may be a holy people before the Lord your God, as He hath spoken.
 
 
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