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

 

Genesis
Chapter 35

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Genesis 34 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Genesis 36
GENESIS 35:1
JPS 35:1 And God said unto Jacob: 'Arise, go up to Beth-el, and dwell there; and make there an altar unto God, who appeared unto thee when thou didst flee from the face of Esau thy brother.'
ONK 35:1 And the Lord said to Jakob, Arise, go up to Bethel, and dwell there, and make there an altar unto Eloha,(169) who appeared to thee when in thy flight from before Esau thy brother.
PAL 35:1 And the Lord said to Jakob, Arise, go up to Bethel and dwell there, and make there an altar unto Eloha, who revealed Himself to thee in thy flight from before Esau thy brother.
 
GENESIS 35:2
JPS 35:2 Then Jacob said unto his household, and to all that were with him: 'Put away the strange gods that are among you, and purify yourselves, and change your garments;
ONK 35:2 And Jakob said to the men of his house, and to all who were with him, Put away the gentile idols(170) that are among you, and purify; and change your raiment;
PAL 35:2 And Jakob said to the men of his house, and to all who were with him, Put away the idols of the peoples which are among you which you took from the temple(87) of Shekem, and purify you from the uncleannesses of the slain whom you have come nigh, and change your raiment.
 
GENESIS 35:3
JPS 35:3 and let us arise, and go up to Beth-el; and I will make there an altar unto God, who answered me in the day of my distress, and was with me in the way which I went.'
ONK 35:3 and we will arise and go up to Bethel, and I will make there an altar unto Eloha,(171) who heard my prayer in the day of my distress, and whose Word was my helper in the way that I went.
PAL 35:3 And we will arise and go up to Bethel, and I will make there an altar unto Eloha, who heard my prayer in the day when I was afflicted, and whose Word was my helper in the way that I went.
 
GENESIS 35:4
JPS 35:4 And they gave unto Jacob all the foreign gods which were in their hand, and the rings which were in their ears; and Jacob hid them under the terebinth which was by Shechem.
ONK 35:4 And they gave Jakob all the gentile idols that were in their hands, and the jewels that were in their ears, and Jakob hid them under the terebinth which was near Shekem.
PAL 35:4 And they delivered into Jakob's hand all the idols of the people which were in their hands which they had taken from the temple(88) of Shekem, and the jewels that had been in the ears of the inhabitants of the city of Shekem, in which was portrayed the likeness of their images; and Jakob hid them under the terebinth that was near to the city of Shekem.
 
GENESIS 35:5
JPS 35:5 And they journeyed; and a terror of God was upon the cities that were round about them, and they did not pursue after the sons of Jacob.
ONK 35:5 And they journeyed; and fear from before the Lord was upon the peoples in the cities surrounding them; and they followed not after the sons of Jakob.
PAL 35:5 And they journeyed from thence, offering praise and prayer before the Lord. And there was a tremor from before the Lord upon the people of the cities round about them, and they pursued not after the sons of Jakob.
 
GENESIS 35:6
JPS 35:6 So Jacob came to Luz, which is in the land of Canaan—the same is Beth-el—he and all the people that were with him.
ONK 35:6 And Jakob came to Luz, which is in the land of Kenaan, which is Bethel, he and all the people who were with him.
PAL 35:6 And Jakob came to Luz in the land of Kenaan, which is Bethel, he and all the people who were with him.
 
GENESIS 35:7
JPS 35:7 And he built there an altar, and called the place El-beth-el, because there God was revealed unto him, when he fled from the face of his brother.
ONK 35:7 And he builded there an altar, and called the place El Bethel, because the Angel of the Lord had appeared to him there when he fled from before his brother.
PAL 35:7 And he builded there an altar, and named that place, To God, who made His Shekinah to dwell in Bethel, because there had been revealed to him the angels of the Lord, in his flight from before Esau his brother.
 
GENESIS 35:8
JPS 35:8 And Deborah Rebekah's nurse died, and she was buried below Beth-el under the oak; and the name of it was called Allon-bacuth.
ONK 35:8 And Deborah, the nurse of Revekah, died, and was buried below Bethel, in the declivity of the vale;(172) and he called the name of it, The vale of weeping.(173)
PAL 35:8 And Deborah, the nurse of Rivekah, died, and was buried below Bethel, in the field of the plain. And there it was told Jakob concerning the death of Rivekah his mother; and he called the name of it, The other weeping.(89)
JER 35:8 And Deborah the nurse of Rivekah died, and was buried below Beth El under an oak:(90) and he called the name of it, The Oak of Weeping.(91)
 
GENESIS 35:9
JPS 35:9 And God appeared unto Jacob again, when he came from Paddan-aram, and blessed him.
ONK 35:9 And the Lord appeared unto Jakob again when he had come from Padan Aram, and blessed him.
PAL 35:9 And the Lord revealed Himself to Jakob again on his return from Padan of Aram, and the Lord blessed him by the name of His Word, after the death of his mother.
JER 35:9 The God of eternity, whose name be Blessed for ever and ever, hath taught us precepts which are beautiful and statutes that are comely: He hath taught us the blessing of matrimony from Adam and his bride, as the scripture expoundeth. And the Word of the Lord blessed them, and the Word of the Lord said to them, Be strong and multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it. He hath taught us to visit the afflicted, from our father Abraham the Righteous, when He revealed Himself to him in the plain of Vision, and gave him the precept of circumcision, and made him to sit in the door of his tent in the heat of the day; as the scripture expoundeth and saith, And the Word of the Lord revealed Himself to him in the plain of Vision. And again He hath taught us to bless those who mourn, from our father Jakob the Righteous: for He revealed Himself to him on his coming from Padan of Aram, when the way of the world had happened to Deborah, the nurse of Rivekah his mother, and Rahel died by him in the way, and Jakob our father sat weeping and bewailing her, and mourning and crying. Then wast Thou, O Lord of all worlds, in the perfection of Thy free mercies revealed to him, and didst comfort him, and blessing the mourners didst bless him concerning his mother, even as the scripture expoundeth and saith, The Word of the Lord revealed Himself unto Jakob the second time on his coming from Padan Aram, and blessed him.
 
GENESIS 35:10
JPS 35:10 And God said unto him: 'Thy name is Jacob: thy name shall not be called any more Jacob, but Israel shall be thy name'; and He called his name Israel.
ONK 35:10 And the Lord said to Jakob, Thy name shall be no more Jakob, but Israel shall be thy name; and he called his name Israel.
PAL 35:10 And the Lord said to him, Heretofore was thy name Jakob: thy name shall be no more called Jakob, but Israel shall be thy name.
 
GENESIS 35:11
JPS 35:11 And God said unto him: 'I am God Almighty. Be fruitful and multiply; a nation and a company of nations shall be of thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins;
ONK 35:11 And the Lord said to him, I am El Shadai; increase and multiply; a people and an assemblage of tribes shall be from thee, and kings who shall reign over the peoples shall come forth from thee.
PAL 35:11 And the Lord said to him, I am El Shadai: spread forth and multiply; a holy people, and a congregation of prophets and priests, shall be from thy sons whom thou hast begotten, and two kings shall yet from thee go forth.
 
GENESIS 35:12
JPS 35:12 and the land which I gave unto Abraham and Isaac, to thee I will give it, and to thy seed after thee will I give the land.'
ONK 35:12 And the land that I gave to Abraham and to Izhak I will give unto thee, and to thy sons after thee, will I give the land.
PAL 35:12 And the land which I gave to Abraham and to Izhak will I give unto thee, and to thy sons after thee will I give the land.
 
GENESIS 35:13
JPS 35:13 And God went up from him in the place where He spoke with him.
ONK 35:13 And the glory of the Lord ascended above him, in the place where He had spoken with him.
PAL 35:13 And the Shekinah of the Lord ascended from him in the place where He had spoken with him.
 
GENESIS 35:14
JPS 35:14 And Jacob set up a pillar in the place where He spoke with him, a pillar of stone, and he poured out a drink-offering thereon, and poured oil thereon.
ONK 35:14 And Jakob erected a pillar in the place where He had spoken with him, a pillar of stone, and outpoured libations upon it, and poured oil thereon.
PAL 35:14 And Jakob erected there a pillar of stone in the place where He had spoken with him, a pillar of stone; and he out-poured upon it a libation of wine, and a libation of water, because thus it was to be done at the feast of Tabernacles; and he poured oil of olives thereupon.
 
GENESIS 35:15
JPS 35:15 And Jacob called the name of the place where God spoke with him, Beth-el.
ONK 35:15 And Jakob called the name of the place where the Lord had spoken with him Bethel.
PAL 35:15 And Jakob called the name of the place where the Lord had spoken with him Beth El.
 
GENESIS 35:16
JPS 35:16 And they journeyed from Beth-el; and there was still some way to come to Ephrath; and Rachel travailed, and she had hard labour.
ONK 35:16 And they journeyed from Bethel, and there was yet a space of land(174) to come unto Ephrath; and Rahel travailed, and had hard (pain) in her birth-labour.
PAL 35:16 And they proceeded from Beth El; and there was yet much space of provision land in the coming to Ephrath; and Rahel travailed, and had hard labour in her birth.
 
GENESIS 35:17
JPS 35:17 And it came to pass, when she was in hard labour, that the mid-wife said unto her: 'Fear not; for this also is a son for thee.'
ONK 35:17 And as she travailed in her labour, the mid-wife said to her, Fear not, for also this to thee is a son.
PAL 35:17 And it was in the hardness of her travail that the mid-wife said to her, Fear not, for this also is to thee a male child.
 
GENESIS 35:18
JPS 35:18 And it came to pass, as her soul was in departing—for she died—that she called his name Ben-oni; but his father called him Benjamin.
ONK 35:18 And it was in the going forth of her soul, for she died, that she called his name The son of my woe;(175) but his father called him Benjamin.(176)
PAL 35:18 And it was in the going forth of her soul, for death came upon her, that she called his name The son of my woe: but his father called him Benjamin.
JER 35:18 And there was a space, as much ground, to come unto Ephrath; and Rahel travailed, and had hard labour in her birth...But his father called him in the language of the sanctuary, Benjamin.
 
GENESIS 35:19
JPS 35:19 And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath—the same is Beth-lehem.
ONK 35:19 And Rahel died, and was buried in the way of Ephrath, which is Beth-Lechem.
PAL 35:19 And Rahel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath, which is Bethlehem.
 
GENESIS 35:20
JPS 35:20 And Jacob set up a pillar upon her grave; the same is the pillar of Rachel's grave unto this day.
ONK 35:20 And Jakob erected a pillar upon her grave: that is the pillar of the tomb of Rahel unto this day.
PAL 35:20 And Jakob erected a pillar over the house of burying,(92) which is the pillar of the tomb of Rahel unto this day.
 
GENESIS 35:21
JPS 35:21 And Israel journeyed, and spread his tent beyond Migdal-eder.
ONK 35:21 And Israel proceeded and spread his tabernacle beyond the tower of Adar.
PAL 35:21 And Jakob proceeded and spread his tent beyond the tower of Eder, the place from whence, it is to be, the King Meshiha will be revealed at the end of the days.
 
GENESIS 35:22
JPS 35:22 And it came to pass, while Israel dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and lay with Bilhah his father's concubine; and Israel heard of it. Now the sons of Jacob were twelve:
ONK 35:22 And it was while Israel dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and lay with Bilhah, the concubine of his father. And Israel heard it.
PAL 35:22 And it was while Israel dwelt in this land that Reuben went and confounded(93) the bed of Bilhah the concubine of his father, which had been ordained along with the bed of Leah his mother; and this is reputed with regard to him, as if he had lain with her. And Israel heard it, and it afflicted him, and he said, Alas, that one should have come forth from me so profane, even as Ishmael came forth from Abraham, and Esau from my father! The Spirit of Holiness answered, and thus spake to him: Fear not, for all are righteous, and none of them is profane.
 
GENESIS 35:23
JPS 35:23 the sons of Leah: Reuben, Jacob's first-born, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun;
ONK 35:23 The sons of Leah, the firstborn of Jakob, Reuben, and Shemeon, and Levi, and Jehudah, and Issakar, and Zebulon.
PAL 35:23 So, after that Benjamin was born, the sons of Jakob were twelve. The sons of Leah, the first-born of Jakob, Reuben, and Shimeon, and Levi, and Jehudah, and Issakar, and Zabulon.
 
GENESIS 35:24
JPS 35:24 the sons of Rachel: Joseph and Benjamin;
ONK 35:24 The sons of Rahel, Joseph and Benjamin.
PAL 35:24 The sons of Rahel, Joseph and Benjamin.
 
GENESIS 35:25
JPS 35:25 and the sons of Bilhah, Rachel's handmaid: Dan and Naphtali;
ONK 35:25 The sons of Bilhah, the handmaid of Rahel, Dan and Naphtali;
PAL 35:25 The sons of Bilhah, the handmaid of Rahel, Dan and Naphtali;
 
GENESIS 35:26
JPS 35:26 and the sons of Zilpah, Leah's handmaid: Gad and Asher. These are the sons of Jacob, that were born to him in Paddan-aram.
ONK 35:26 and the sons of Zilpha, the handmaid of Leah, Gad and Asher. These are the sons of Jakob, who were born to him in Padan Aram.
PAL 35:26 and the sons of Zilpha, the handmaid of Leah, Gad and Asher. These are the sons of Jakob who were born to him in Padan Aram.
 
GENESIS 35:27
JPS 35:27 And Jacob came unto Isaac his father to Mamre, to Kiriatharba—the same is Hebron—where Abraham and Isaac sojourned.
ONK 35:27 And Jakob came unto Izhak his father, unto Mamre, the city of Arba, which is Hebron; for Abraham and Izhak had dwelt there.
PAL 35:27 And Jakob came to Izhak his father, at Mamre the city of Arba, which is Hebron, for there Abraham and Izhak had dwelt.
 
GENESIS 35:28
JPS 35:28 And the days of Isaac were a hundred and fourscore years.
ONK 35:28 And the days of Izhak were an hundred and eighty years.
PAL 35:28 And the days of Izhak were an hundred and eighty years.
 
GENESIS 35:29
JPS 35:29 And Isaac expired, and died, and was gathered unto his people, old and full of days; and Esau and Jacob his sons buried him.
ONK 35:29 And Izhak expired and died, and was gathered unto his people, old and content with days; and Esau and Jakob his sons buried him.
PAL 35:29 And Izhak expired and died and was gathered to his people, old and full of days; and Esau and Jakob his sons buried him.
 
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