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

 

Deuteronomy
Chapter 29

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Deuteronomy 28 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Deuteronomy 30
Deuteronomy 29:1
JPS 29:1 And Moses called unto all Israel, and said unto them: Ye have seen all that the LORD did before your eyes in the land of Egypt unto Pharaoh, and unto all his servants, and unto all his land;
ONK 29:1 And Mosheh called unto all Israel, and said to them: You have seen all that the Lord wrought before your eyes in the land of Mizraim on Pharoh, and all his servants, and on all his land;
PAL 29:1 And Mosheh called to all Israel, and said to them: You have seen all the plagues which the Word of the Lord wrought in the land of Mizraim on Pharoh and all his servants, and all the inhabitants of that land;
     
 
Deuteronomy 29:2
JPS 29:2 the great trials which thine eyes saw, the signs and those great wonders;
ONK 29:2 the great temptations, the signs and grand portents which thy eyes beheld;
PAL 29:2 those great temptations, signs, and wonders which you saw with your eyes.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:3
JPS 29:3 but the LORD hath not given you a heart to know, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, unto this day.
ONK 29:3 yet the Lord hath not given you a heart to understand, nor eyes to discern, nor ears to hear, unto this day.
PAL 29:3 And the Word of the Lord hath given you a heart not to forget, but to understand; eyes, not to blink, but to see; ears, not to be stopped, but to listen with: yet you have forgotten the law with your heart, and have blinked with your eyes, and have stopped your ears, unto the time of this day.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:4
JPS 29:4 And I have led you forty years in the wilderness; your clothes are not waxen old upon you, and thy shoe is not waxen old upon thy foot.
ONK 29:4 And I have led you forty years in the wilderness; your raiment hath not become old upon you, and thy shoes have not worn away from off thy feet;
PAL 29:4 And I have led you forty years in the wilderness; your garments have not become old upon your bodies, nor your shoes worn away from your feet.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:5
JPS 29:5 Ye have not eaten bread, neither have ye drunk wine or strong drink; that ye might know that I am the LORD your God.
ONK 29:5 you have not eaten bread, nor drank wine, either new or old, that you may know that I am the Lord your God.
PAL 29:5 You have not eaten leavened bread, nor drunk wine new or old; and My law hath been diligently delivered in your schools, that you might be occupied therein, and you might know that I am the Lord your God.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:6
JPS 29:6 And when ye came unto this place, Sihon the king of Heshbon, and Og the king of Bashan, came out against us unto battle, and we smote them.
ONK 29:6 And you came to this place; and Sihon the king of Heshbon and Og the king of Mathnan came out to meet us, to wage battle; and we smote them,
PAL 29:6 And you came to this place; and Sihon king of Heshbon and Og king of Mathnan came out to meet us in battle array, and we smote them,
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:7
JPS 29:7 And we took their land, and gave it for an inheritance unto the Reubenites, and to the Gadites, and to the half-tribe of the Manassites.
ONK 29:7 and subdued their land, and gave it for an inheritance to the tribe of Reuben and Gad, and the half tribe of Menasheh.
PAL 29:7 and subdued their land, and gave it for an inheritance to the tribe of Reuben, Gad, and the half tribe of Menasheh.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:8
JPS 29:8 Observe therefore the words of this covenant, and do them, that ye may make all that ye do to prosper.
ONK 29:8 Keep ye the words of this covenant, and perform them, that you may prosper in all that you do.
PAL 29:8 Keep, therefore, the words of this covenant and perform it, that you may have prosperity in all that you do.
JER 29:8 And you shall keep the words of this covenant and perform them, that you may prosper in all that you do.
 
Deuteronomy 29:9
JPS 29:9 Ye are standing this day all of you before the LORD your God: your heads, your tribes, your elders, and your officers, even all the men of Israel,
ONK 29:9 You stand this day all of you before the Lord your God, the princes of your tribes, your elders, and your officers, every man of Israel;
PAL 29:9 Mosheh the prophet said: I have called you not in secret, but while standing this day all of you before the Lord your God; the princes of your sanhedrin, the chiefs of your tribes, your elders and your officers, all men of Israel,
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:10
JPS 29:10 your little ones, your wives, and thy stranger that is in the midst of thy camp, from the hewer of thy wood unto the drawer of thy water;
ONK 29:10 your children, your wives, and thy sojourner who is within thy camp, from the hewer of thy wood to the filler of thy water;
PAL 29:10 your little ones, your wives, and your sojourners who are in your camps, from the hewer of your wood to the filler of your water,
JER 29:10 Your little ones, wives, and sojourners within your camps, from the hewer of your wood to the filler of your water
 
Deuteronomy 29:11
JPS 29:11 that thou shouldest enter into the covenant of the LORD thy God—and into His oath—which the LORD thy God maketh with thee this day;
ONK 29:11 to enter into the covenant of the Lord thy God, and into His oath which the Lord thy God doth ratify with thee this day,
PAL 29:11 that you may enter into the covenant of the Lord your God, and may have in remembrance the oath which the Lord your God doth ratify with you this day:
JER 29:11 that you may not transgress the covenant of the Lord your God, nor the oath which He confirmeth with you this day:
 
Deuteronomy 29:12
JPS 29:12 that He may establish thee this day unto Himself for a people, and that He may be unto thee a God, as He spoke unto thee, and as He swore unto thy fathers, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.
ONK 29:12 that He may establish thee this day to be a people before Him, and that He may be a God unto thee, as He promised thee, and as He sware unto Abraham, and to Izhak, and to Jakob.
PAL 29:12 that you may stand today before Him a purified people; and that He may be a God to you, as He hath spoken to you, and as He did swear unto Abraham, Izhak, and Jakob.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:13
JPS 29:13 Neither with you only do I make this covenant and this oath;
ONK 29:13 And I ratify this covenant and oath not with you only,
PAL 29:13 And not with you only do I ratify this covenant, and attest this adjuration;
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:14
JPS 29:14 but with him that standeth here with us this day before the LORD our God, and also with him that is not here with us this day—
ONK 29:14 but with him who is standing here with us this day before the Lord our God, and with him also who is not here with us this day.
PAL 29:14 but all the generations which have arisen from the days of old stand with us today before the Lord our God, and all the generations which are to arise unto the end of the world, all of them stand with us here this day.
JER 29:14 All the generations which have arisen from the days of old until now stand with thee today before the Lord your God, and all the generations which are to arise after us stand also here with us today.
 
Deuteronomy 29:15
JPS 29:15 for ye know how we dwelt in the land of Egypt; and how we came through the midst of the nations through which ye passed;
ONK 29:15 For you know how we dwelt in the land of Mizraim, and how we came through the midst of the nations by whom we have passed.
PAL 29:15 For you know the number of the years that we dwelt in the land of Mizraim, and the mighty works which were wrought for us among the nations through which you have passed.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:16
JPS 29:16 and ye have seen their detestable things, and their idols, wood and stone, silver and gold, which were with them—
ONK 29:16 And you have seen their abominations, and their idols of wood and stone, silver and gold, which (were found) among them;
PAL 29:16 You have seen their abominations, and their idols of wood and stone which they have set forth in the streets, and the idols of silver and gold that they have placed with themselves in the houses, shutting the doors after them lest they should be stolen.
JER 29:16 You have seen their hateful things and their abominations, the idols of wood and stone, of silver and gold; idols of wood and stone set forth in the streets, but those of silver and gold kept with themselves in the house because they were afraid they would be stolen...
 
Deuteronomy 29:17
JPS 29:17 lest there should be among you man, or woman, or family, or tribe, whose heart turneth away this day from the LORD our God, to go to serve the gods of those nations; lest there should be among you a root that beareth gall and wormwood;
ONK 29:17 lest there should be among you a man, woman, family, or tribe whose heart is turned away this day from the fear of the Lord our God, to go after the worship of these Gentiles; lest there should be with you a man who imagineth wickedness or pride,
PAL 29:17 Beware, then, lest there be among you now or hereafter a man, woman, family, or tribe, whose heart may be turned away to wander any day from the service of the Lord our God to worship the idols of those nations; or lest there be among you the error which striketh root (in them) whose heart wandereth after his sin; for the beginning of sin may be sweet, but its end is bitter as the deadly wormwood;
JER 29:17 Lest there be among you man or woman, family or tribe, whose heart is turned away this day from the Lord our God to go and worship the idols of these people, or there be a man among you whose heart pondereth upon sin, which is like a root struck into the earth; for its beginning may be sweet as honey, but its end will be bitter as the deadly wormwood;
 
Deuteronomy 29:18
JPS 29:18 and it come to pass, when he heareth the words of this curse, that he bless himself in his heart, saying: 'I shall have peace, though I walk in the stubbornness of my heart—that the watered be swept away with the dry';
ONK 29:18 that, when he heareth the words of this oath, he should reckon in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I go on in the imagination of my heart to multiply sins of ignorance with (sin of) presumption.
PAL 29:18 or it be that when he heareth the words of this curse he become reprobate in his heart, saying: I shall have peace, though I go on in the strength of the evil desires of my heart: so that he will add presumption to the sins of ignorance.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:19
JPS 29:19 the LORD will not be willing to pardon him, but then the anger of the LORD and His jealousy shall be kindled against that man, and all the curse that is written in this book shall lie upon him, and the LORD shall blot out his name from under heaven;
ONK 29:19 The Lord will not absolve him, but now will the anger and indignation of the Lord break forth against that man, and all the curses which are written in this book will cleave to him, and his name will be blotted out from under the heavens.
PAL 29:19 It will not be pleasing to the Lord to forgive him; for the Lord's anger and indignation will wax hot against that man, and all the words of the curses written in this book will rest upon him, and the Lord will blot out the memorial of his name from under the heavens.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:20
JPS 29:20 and the LORD shall separate him unto evil out of all the tribes of Israel, according to all the curses of the covenant that is written in this book of the law.
ONK 29:20 And the Lord will separate him from all the tribes of Israel unto evil, according to all the curses of the covenant which are written in the book of this law.
PAL 29:20 And the Lord will separate him unto evil, from all the tribes of Israel, according to all the maledictions of the covenant which are written in this book.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:21
JPS 29:21 And the generation to come, your children that shall rise up after you, and the foreigner that shall come from a far land, shall say, when they see the plagues of that land, and the sicknesses wherewith the LORD hath made it sick;
ONK 29:21 And the generation that cometh after, and your children who will arise after you, and the son of the Gentiles who may come from a land afar off, when they see the plagues of that land, and the afflictions with which the Lord will afflict it,
PAL 29:21 And the generations of your children who will arise after you, and the stranger who will come from a far-off land, when they see the plagues of that land, and the afflictions which the Lord will have sent upon it,
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:22
JPS 29:22 and that the whole land thereof is brimstone, and salt, and a burning, that it is not sown, nor beareth, nor any grass groweth therein, like the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim, which the LORD overthrew in His anger, and in His wrath;
ONK 29:22 the whole land, brimstone and salt and burning, with no sowing, or growth, or any herbage springing up therein, even as the overthrow of Sedom and Amorah, Admah and Zeboim, which the Lord overthrew in His anger and indignation,
PAL 29:22
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:23
JPS 29:23 even all the nations shall say 'Wherefore hath the LORD done thus unto this land? what meaneth the heat of this great anger?'
ONK 29:23 even all the nations will say, Why did the Lord thus to this land? What caused the fury of this wrath?
PAL 29:23 the whole land burnt with brimstone, salt, and fierce heat, no longer fit for sowing, nor productive of a blade of any springing herbage; ruined, as Sedom and Amorah, Admah and Zeboim, were overthrown by the Word of the Lord in His wrath and indignation;
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:24
JPS 29:24 then men shall say: 'Because they forsook the covenant of the LORD, the God of their fathers, which He made with them when He brought them forth out of the land of Egypt;
ONK 29:24 Then shall they say. Because they have forsaken the covenant of the Lord, the God of their fathers, which He ratified with them when He brought them out of the land of Mizraim.
PAL 29:24 then all people will say: Why hath the Lord done so unto this land? What meaneth the strength of this great anger? And they will say, Because they forsook the covenaut of the Lord, the God of their fathers, which He made with them when He brought them out of the land of Mizraim.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:25
JPS 29:25 and went and served other gods, and worshipped them, gods that they knew not, and that He had not allotted unto them;
ONK 29:25 For they went and served the idols of the Gentiles, and worshipped fearful things which they knew not, and which could do them no good.
PAL 29:25 But they went after their evil desires, and served the gods of the Gentiles, and worshipped gods which they had not known nor had any part with.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:26
JPS 29:26 therefore the anger of the LORD was kindled against this land, to bring upon it all the curse that is written in this book;
ONK 29:26 And the anger of the Lord waxed strong against this land to bring upon it all the curses that are written in this book.
PAL 29:26 And the anger of the Lord waxed strong against this land, to bring upon it all the curses written in this book.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:27
JPS 29:27 and the LORD rooted them out of their land in anger, and in wrath, and in great indignation, and cast them into another land, as it is this day'.—
ONK 29:27 And the Lord cast them away from off their land in anger, indignation, and great violence, and drave them captive into another land as at this day.
PAL 29:27 And the Lord hath made them to wander forth from their country with anger, indignation, and wrath, and hath cast them into captivity in another land until this day.
 
 
Deuteronomy 29:28
JPS 29:28 The secret things belong unto the LORD our God; but the things that are revealed belong unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
ONK 29:28 The things which are secret are before the Lord our God; and those which are revealed are ours, and our children's for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
PAL 29:28 The secret things are manifest before the Lord our God, and He will take vengeance for them; but the things that are revealed are delivered unto us and to our children for ever, to perform by them the thing that is right, for the confirmation of all the words of this law.
 
 
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