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

 

Exodus
Chapter 33

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Exodus 32 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Exodus 34
EXODUS 33:1
JPS 33:1 And the LORD spoke unto Moses: 'Depart, go up hence, thou and the people that thou hast brought up out of the land of Egypt, unto the land of which I swore unto Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, saying: Unto thy seed will I give it
ONK 33:1 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Go, descend from hence, thou and the people thou hast brought up from the land of Mizraim, unto the land which I have covenanted unto Abraham, to Izhak, and to Jakob, saying, To thy sons will I give it.
PAL 33:1 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, Go, remove thee hence, lest My anger grow hot against the people, and I consume them. Therefore proceed thou, and the people whom thou didst bring up out of the land of Mizraim, (to that land) which I have covenanted unto Abraham, to Izhak, and to Jakob, saying, Unto thy sons will I give it.
     
 
EXODUS 33:2
JPS 33:2 and I will send an angel before thee; and I will drive out the Canaanite, the Amorite, and the Hittite, and the Perizzite, the Hivite, and the Jebusite
ONK 33:2 And I will send My Angel before thee, and will drive out the Kenaanaee, the Amoraee, and Hittaee, and the Pherizaee, the Hivaee, and the Jebusaee;
PAL 33:2 And I will appoint before thee an angel, and by his hand will cast out the Kenaanaee, Amoraee, Hittaee, and Pherizaee, Hivaee, and Jebusaee;
 
 
EXODUS 33:3
JPS 33:3 unto a land flowing with milk and honey; for I will not go up in the midst of thee; for thou art a stiffnecked people; lest I consume thee in the way.'
ONK 33:3 to the land producing milk and honey: for My Shekinah shall not go up among you, because thou art a hard-necked people, lest I destroy thee in the way.
PAL 33:3 to the land producing milk and honey. For the Shekinah of My Glory cannot go up among you, nor My Majesty dwell in the habitation of their camp, because thou art a hard-necked people, lest I destroy you in the way.
 
 
EXODUS 33:4
JPS 33:4 And when the people heard these evil tidings, they mourned; and no man did put on him his ornaments.
ONK 33:4 And the people heard these words of evil, and lamented, and no man put on his usual ornaments.
PAL 33:4 And the people heard this evil word, and mourned; and no man put on his accustomed ornaments,(33) which had been given them at Mount Sinai, and on which was inscribed and set forth the great and holy Name.
 
 
EXODUS 33:5
JPS 33:5 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'Say unto the children of Israel: Ye are a stiffnecked people; if I go up into the midst of thee for one moment, I shall consume thee; therefore now put off thy ornaments from thee, that I may know what to do unto thee.'
ONK 33:5 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Say to the children of Israel, Ye are a hard-necked people; if one hour My Shekinah go up among thee, I should destroy thee. And now take off thy garnishing from thee, and it will appear before me what I shall do with thee.
PAL 33:5 And the Lord said to Mosheh, Speak to the sons of Israel, Ye are a hard-necked people: were the glory of My Shekinah to go up with you, in one little hour I should destroy you. And now put thy accustomed ornaments from thee, that it may be manifest before Me what I may do to thee.
 
 
EXODUS 33:6
JPS 33:6 And the children of Israel stripped themselves of their ornaments from mount Horeb onward.
ONK 33:6 And the children of Israel removed their usual ornaments (on their return) from the mount of Horeb.
PAL 33:6 And the sons of Israel were deprived of their usual adornments, on which was written and set forth the great Name; and which had been given them, a gift from Mount Horeb.
 
 
EXODUS 33:7
JPS 33:7 Now Moses used to take the tent and to pitch it without the camp, afar off from the camp; and he called it The tent of meeting. And it came to pass, that every one that sought the LORD went out unto the tent of meeting, which was without the camp.
ONK 33:7 And Mosheh took a tabernacle, and spread it for himself without the camp, at a distance from the camp, and called it the Tabernacle of the House of Instruction: and it was that every one who sought instruction from before the Lord, went forth to the tabernacle of the house of instruction without the camp.
PAL 33:7 And Mosheh took and hid them in his tabernacle of instruction. But the tabernacle he took away from thence, and spread it without the camp, and removed it from the camp of the people to the distance of two thousand cubits; and it was called the Tabernacle of the House of Instruction: and it was that when any one turned by repentance with a true heart before the Lord, he went forth to the Tabernacle of the House of Instruction that was without the camp, to confess and pray for the pardon of his sins; and praying, he was forgiven.
 
 
EXODUS 33:8
JPS 33:8 And it came to pass, when Moses went out unto the Tent, that all the people rose up, and stood, every man at his tent door, and looked after Moses, until he was gone into the Tent.
ONK 33:8 And it came to pass that when Mosheh went forth to the tabernacle, all the people rose up, and stood, every man at the door of his tent, and looked after Mosheh until he had entered into the tabernacle.
PAL 33:8 And it was when Mosheh passed forth from the camp to go to the tabernacle that all the wicked people arose, and stood, every man at the door of his tent, and looked with the evil eye after Mosheh, when he entered the tabernacle.
 
 
EXODUS 33:9
JPS 33:9 And it came to pass, when Moses entered into the Tent, the pillar of cloud descended, and stood at the door of the Tent; and the LORD spoke with Moses.
ONK 33:9 And it was when Mosheh had entered the tabernacle, the column of the Cloud descended and stood at the door of the tabernacle, and (He) spake with Mosheh.
PAL 33:9 And it came to pass when Mosheh had gone into the tabernacle, the column of the glorious Cloud descended and stood at the door of the tabernacle; and the Word of the Lord spake with Mosheh.
 
 
EXODUS 33:10
JPS 33:10 And when all the people saw the pillar of cloud stand at the door of the Tent, all the people rose up and worshipped, every man at his tent door.
ONK 33:10 And all the people saw the column of the Cloud standing at the door of the tabernacle, and all the people arose and worshipped, every man at the door of his tent.
PAL 33:10 And all the people beheld the column of the Cloud standing at the door of the tabernacle, and the whole people at once rose up and worshipped towards the tabernacle, standing every man at the door of his tent.
 
 
EXODUS 33:11
JPS 33:11 And the LORD spoke unto Moses face to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend. And he would return into the camp; but his minister Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, departed not out of the Tent.
ONK 33:11 And the Lord spake with Mosheh word with word, as a man speaketh with his companion. And he returned to the camp; but his minister, Jehoshua bar Nun, a young man, did not remove from the tabernacle.
PAL 33:11 And the Lord spake with Mosheh word for word,—the voice of the word was heard, but the Majesty of the Presence was not seen,—in the way that a man converseth with his companion: and after the speaking voice had ascended, he returned to the camp, and delivered the word to the congregation of Israel. But his minister, Jehoshua bar Nun, a young man, removed not from the tabernacle.
JER 33:11 But his minister, Jehoshua bar Nun, a young man, passed not from within the tabernacle.
 
EXODUS 33:12
JPS 33:12 And Moses said unto the LORD: 'See, Thou sayest unto me: Bring up this people; and Thou hast not let me know whom Thou wilt send with me. Yet Thou hast said: I know thee by name, and thou hast also found grace in My sight.
ONK 33:12 And Mosheh said before the Lord, See, Thou hast said to me, Take this people up; but Thou hast not let me know whom Thou wilt send with me; yet Thou hast said, I have ordained thee by name, and thou hast found mercy before Me.
PAL 33:12 And Mosheh said before the Lord, Lo, what hast Thou said to me, Take this people up? but Thou hast not made me to know whom Thou wilt send with me. By Thy Word Thou hast said, I have ordained thee with a goodly name, and thou hast found favour before Me.
 
 
EXODUS 33:13
JPS 33:13 Now therefore, I pray Thee, if I have found grace in Thy sight, show me now Thy ways, that I may know Thee, to the end that I may find grace in Thy sight; and consider that this nation is Thy people.'
ONK 33:13 And if now I have found mercy before Thee, show me, I pray, Thy good way,(64) that I may know Thy loving-kindness, and may find mercy before Thee, and make it manifest before Thee that this people is Thy people.
PAL 33:13 But now I pray, if I have found mercy before Thee, make me to know the way of Thy goodness, to understand Thy mercy when in Thy dealing with just men it falleth to them as it (falleth) to the guilty, and to the guilty as to the just; but, on the contrary, how it (indeed) befalleth the just according to their righteousness, and the guilty according to their guilt; that I may find mercy before Thee, and it be made manifest by Thee that this people is Thy people.
 
 
EXODUS 33:14
JPS 33:14 And He said: 'My presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.'
ONK 33:14 And He said, My Shekinah shall go, and I will give thee rest.
PAL 33:14 And He said, Await, until the face of My displeasure shall have gone away, and afterward I will give thee rest.
 
 
EXODUS 33:15
JPS 33:15 And he said unto Him: 'If Thy presence go not with me, carry us not up hence.
ONK 33:15 And he said before Him, If Thy Shekinah goeth not among us, let us not ascend from hence.
PAL 33:15 And he said to Him, If Thy wrath go not from us, suffer us not to go up from hence under the frown of Thy displeasure.
 
 
EXODUS 33:16
JPS 33:16 For wherein now shall it be known that I have found grace in Thy sight, I and Thy people? is it not in that Thou goest with us, so that we are distinguished, I and Thy people, from all the people that are upon the face of the earth?'
ONK 33:16 And in what shall it be known that I and Thy people have found mercy before Thee, if Thy Shekinah go not up with us, to make for us the distinction, and to distinguish me and Thy people from every people that is upon the face of the earth?
PAL 33:16 In what will it be known that I have found mercy before Thee but in the converse of Thy Shekinah with us, that distinguishing signs may be wrought for us, in the withholdment of the Spirit of prophecy from the nations, and by Thy speaking by the Holy Spirit to me and to Thy people, that we may be distinguished from all the peoples upon the face of the earth?
 
 
EXODUS 33:17
JPS 33:17 And the LORD said unto Moses: 'I will do this thing also that thou hast spoken, for thou hast found grace in My sight, and I know thee by name.'
ONK 33:17 And the Lord said to Mosheh, This thing that thou hast spoken will I do, because thou hast found mercy before Me, and I have ordained thee by name.
PAL 33:17 And the Lord said to Mosheh, This thing also which thou hast spoken of, will I do; for thou hast found mercy before me, and I have ordained thee with a goodly name,
 
 
EXODUS 33:18
JPS 33:18 And he said: 'Show me, I pray Thee, Thy glory.'
ONK 33:18 And he said, Show me, I pray, Thy Glory!
PAL 33:18 and he said, Show now unto me Thy glory:
 
 
EXODUS 33:19
JPS 33:19 And He said: 'I will make all My goodness pass before thee, and will proclaim the name of the LORD before thee; and I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will show mercy on whom I will show mercy.'
ONK 33:19 And He said, I will make all My Goodness pass before thy face,(65) and I will proclaim the Name of the Lord before thee, and I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and have mercy on whom I will have mercy.
PAL 33:19 but He said, Behold, I will make all the measure of My goodness pass before thee, and I will give utterance in the name of the Word of the Lord before thee; and I will have compassion upon whom I see it right to have compassion, and will be merciful to whom I see it right to have mercy.
JER 33:19 And He said, Behold, I will make all the measure of My goodness to pass before thee, and I will give utterance in the good Name of the Lord before thee, and I will have compassion upon whom I see it right to have compassion, and will be merciful upon whom I see it right to have mercy.
 
EXODUS 33:20
JPS 33:20 And He said: 'Thou canst not see My face, for man shall not see Me and live.'
ONK 33:20 And He said, Thou canst not see the Face of My Shekinah; for no man can see Me and abide alive.
PAL 33:20 And He said, Thou canst not see the visage of My face; for no man can see Me and abide alive.
 
 
EXODUS 33:21
JPS 33:21 And the LORD said: 'Behold, there is a place by Me, and thou shalt stand upon the rock.
ONK 33:21 And the Lord said, Behold, there is a place prepared before Me, and thou shalt stand upon the rock, and it shall be, when My Glory passeth, I will put thee in a cavern of the rock,
PAL 33:21 And the Lord said, Behold, a place is prepared before Me, and thou shalt stand upon the rock.
 
 
EXODUS 33:22
JPS 33:22 And it shall come to pass, while My glory passeth by, that I will put thee in a cleft of the rock, and will cover thee with My hand until I have passed by.
ONK 33:22 and My Word shall overshadow thee until I have passed;
PAL 33:22 And it shall be that when the glory of My Shekinah passeth before thee, I will put thee in a cavern of the rock, and will overshadow thee with My Word until the time that I have passed by.
JER 33:22 And I will overshadow with My hand.
 
EXODUS 33:23
JPS 33:23 And I will take away My hand, and thou shalt see My back; but My face shall not be seen.'
ONK 33:23 and I will take away the word (dibberath) of My Glory, and thou shalt see that which is after Me,(66) but My Aspect(67) shall not be seen.
PAL 33:23 And I will make the host of angels who stand and minister before Me to pass by, and thou shalt see the hand-border of the tephilla of My glorious Shekinah; but the face of the glory of My Shekinah thou canst not be able to see.
JER 33:23 And I will cause the hosts of angels who stand and minister before Me to pass by, and will make known the oracle; for the glory of My Shekinah thou art not able to behold
 
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