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

 

Leviticus
Chapter 26

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Leviticus 25 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Leviticus 27
Leviticus 26:1
JPS 26:1 Ye shall make you no idols, neither shall ye rear you up a graven image, or a pillar, neither shall ye place any figured stone in your land, to bow down unto it; for I am the LORD your God.
ONK 26:1 You shall make to you no idols, nor image, nor set up for you a statue; nor a stone for worship shall you make on your land to worship upon it, for I am the Lord your God.
PAL 26:1 You shall not make to you idols or images, nor erect for you statues to worship, neither a figured stone(20) shall ye place in your land to bow yourselves toward it. Nevertheless a pavement sculptured with imagery you may set on the spot of your sanctuary, but not to worship it: I am the Lord your God.
JER 26:1 Nor a stone for an idol.
 
Leviticus 26:2
JPS 26:2 Ye shall keep My sabbaths, and reverence My sanctuary: I am the LORD.
ONK 26:2 The days of my Sabbaths you shall keep, and reverence the house of my sanctuary: I am the Lord.
PAL 26:2 The days of My Sabbaths you shall keep, and walk to the house of My sanctuary in My fear; I am the Lord.
 
 
Leviticus 26:3
JPS 26:3 If ye walk in My statutes, and keep My commandments, and do them;
ONK 26:3 If you walk in My statutes, and observe My commandments and perform them,
PAL 26:3 If you will go forward in the statutes of My law, and keep the orders of My judgments, and perform them,
 
 
Leviticus 26:4
JPS 26:4 then I will give your rains in their season, and the land shall yield her produce, and the trees of the field shall yield their fruit.
ONK 26:4 then will I give you rains in their season, and your land shall yield her produce, and the tree of the field its fruit.
PAL 26:4 then will I give you the rains for your lands in your seasons, the early and the late, and the land shall yield the fruits of increase, and the tree on the face of the field shall be prosperous in its fruit.
 
 
Leviticus 26:5
JPS 26:5 And your threshing shall reach unto the vintage, and the vintage shall reach unto the sowing time; and ye shall eat your bread until ye have enough, and dwell in your land safely.
ONK 26:5 And for you the threshing shall reach unto the vintage, and the vintage shall reach unto the shooting forth of the seed; and you shall eat your bread with sufficiency, and dwell safely in your land.
PAL 26:5 And with you the threshing shall reach to the vintage, and the vintage unto the springing of the seed, and you shall eat your bread and be satisfied, and dwell securely in your land.
 
 
Leviticus 26:6
JPS 26:6 And I will give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall make you afraid; and I will cause evil beasts to cease out of the land, neither shall the sword go through your land.
ONK 26:6 And I will give peace in the land, and you shall inhabit, and no one (be among you) who disturbed. And I will make the evil beast to cease from the land, neither shall they who destroy with the sword pass through on your land.
PAL 26:6 And I will give peace in the land of Israel, that you may repose, and there be none to disturb; and I will make the power of the wild beast to cease from the land of Israel, and the unsheather of the sword shall not pass through your land.
 
 
Leviticus 26:7
JPS 26:7 And ye shall chase your enemies, and they shall fall before you by the sword.
ONK 26:7 And you shall chase your adversaries, and they shall fall before you by the sword.
PAL 26:7 And you shall chase your adversaries, and they will fall before you broken with the sword.
 
 
Leviticus 26:8
JPS 26:8 And five of you shall chase a hundred, and a hundred of you shall chase ten thousand; and your enemies shall fall before you by the sword.
ONK 26:8 And five of you shall chase a hundred, and a hundred of you put a myriad to flight, and your adversaries shall fall before you by the sword.
PAL 26:8 And five of you will chase a hundred, and a hundred of you put a myriad to flight, and your adversaries shall fall before you, broken with the sword.
 
 
Leviticus 26:9
JPS 26:9 And I will have respect unto you, and make you fruitful, and multiply you; and will establish My covenant with you.
ONK 26:9 For I will have regard to you(52) in my Word, to do you good, and will add to you, and multiply you, and establish My covenant with you.
PAL 26:9 For I will turn from the wages of the Gentiles, to fulfil to you the recompense of your good works, and I will strengthen you, and multiply you, and establish My covenant with you.
 
 
Leviticus 26:10
JPS 26:10 And ye shall eat old store long kept, and ye shall bring forth the old from before the new.
ONK 26:10 And you shall eat the old of the old, and shall turn out the old before the new.
PAL 26:10 And you shall eat the old that is old without having the corn-worm, and the old from before the new produce shall ye turn out of your barns.
 
 
Leviticus 26:11
JPS 26:11 And I will set My tabernacle among you, and My soul shall not abhor you.
ONK 26:11 And I will set My Tabernacle among you, and My Word shall not reject you.
PAL 26:11 And I will set the Shekinah of My Glory among you, and my Word shall not abhor you,
 
 
Leviticus 26:12
JPS 26:12 And I will walk among you, and will be your God, and ye shall be My people.
ONK 26:12 And I will make My Shekinah to dwell among you, and I will be to you Eloha, and you shall be a people before Me.
PAL 26:12 but the Glory of My Shekinah shall dwell among you, and My Word shall be to you for a redeeming God, and you shall be unto My Name for a holy people.
 
 
Leviticus 26:13
JPS 26:13 I am the LORD your God, who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their bondmen; and I have broken the bars of your yoke, and made you go upright.
ONK 26:13 I am the Lord your God who brought you out from the land of Mizraim, that you should not be bondmen to them; and I brake off the yoke of the Gentiles from you, and brought you into liberty.(53)
PAL 26:13 I am the Lord your God, who brought you out redeemed from the land of Mizraim, that you should not be bondmen to them, and brake the yoke of their bondage from off you, and brought you out from among them, the children of liberty, and led you forth with an erect stature.
 
 
Leviticus 26:14
JPS 26:14 But if ye will not hearken unto Me, and will not do all these commandments;
ONK 26:14 But if you will not be obedient to My Word, nor perform all these commandments;
PAL 26:14 But if you will be unwilling to hear the instructions of the doctrine of My law, and to perform all these precepts with your free choice;
 
 
Leviticus 26:15
JPS 26:15 and if ye shall reject My statutes, and if your soul abhor Mine ordinances, so that ye will not do all My commandments, but break My covenant;
ONK 26:15 and if you despise My statutes, and your soul abhor My judgments, so as not to do all My commandments, by your making My covenant of no effect (or, by your changing My covenant),
PAL 26:15 and if you despise My statutes, and hate in your soul the orders of My judgments, to do not all My precepts, but your purpose be to abolish My covenant;
 
 
Leviticus 26:16
JPS 26:16 I also will do this unto you: I will appoint terror over you, even consumption and fever, that shall make the eyes to fail, and the soul to languish; and ye shall sow your seed in vain, for your enemies shall eat it.
ONK 26:16 I also will do this unto you: I will visit you with trouble, wasting, and burning, with darkness of eyes, and exhaustion of soul; and ye shall sow your seed in vain for your enemies shall eat it.
PAL 26:16 this also will I do to you: I will draw out against you the smiting pestilence, the flame and the fever, to consume your eyes, and to exhaust life; and ye shall sow your seed in vain, for it shall not spring up, and that which groweth of itself shall your enemies devour.
 
 
Leviticus 26:17
JPS 26:17 And I will set My face against you, and ye shall be smitten before your enemies; they that hate you shall rule over you; and ye shall flee when none pursueth you.
ONK 26:17 And I will reveal My anger against you, and you shall be broken before your enemies; they that hate you shall reign over you, and ye shall flee when no one pursueth you.
PAL 26:17 And I will appoint a reverse to your affairs, and you shall be broken before your foes, and they who hate you shall rule over you; and you will flee when no one pursueth you.
 
 
Leviticus 26:18
JPS 26:18 And if ye will not yet for these things hearken unto Me, then I will chastise you seven times more for your sins.
ONK 26:18 And if yet with these ye will not obey My Word, I will add sevenfold chastisement upon your sins
PAL 26:18 And if after these chastisements ye be not willing to obey the doctrines of My law, I will add to punish you with seven plagues, for the seven transgressions with which you have sinned before Me.
 
 
Leviticus 26:19
JPS 26:19 And I will break the pride of your power; and I will make your heaven as iron, and your earth as brass.
ONK 26:19 And I will break the glory of your power, and will make the heavens above you obdurate as iron, to give no rain, and the ground beneath you hard as brass in yielding no fruit;
PAL 26:19 And I will break down the glory of the strength of your sanctuary, and will make the heavens above you obdurate as iron, to yield no moisture, nor send you dew or rain, and the ground beneath you to be like brass to put forth (only) to destroy its fruit.
 
 
Leviticus 26:20
JPS 26:20 And your strength shall be spent in vain; for your land shall not yield her produce, neither shall the trees of the land yield their fruit.
ONK 26:20 and your strength shall be put forth in vain, for your ground will not yield its produce, nor the tree of the earth its fruit.
PAL 26:20 And your strength shall be consumed in vain, for your land shall not yield what you bestow upon it, and the tree upon the face of the field shall drop its fruit.
 
 
Leviticus 26:21
JPS 26:21 And if ye walk contrary unto Me, and will not hearken unto Me; I will bring seven times more plagues upon you according to your sins.
ONK 26:21 And if you will walk on frowardly before Me, and will not turn again to obey My Word, I will add to bring upon you a stroke sevenfold (heavier) according to your sins.
PAL 26:21 And if you still walk perversely with Me, and will not hearken to the doctrine of My law, I will add to bring upon you (yet) seven plagues, for the seven transgressions with which ye have sinned before Me;
 
 
Leviticus 26:22
JPS 26:22 And I will send the beast of the field among you, which shall rob you of your children, and destroy your cattle, and make you few in number; and your ways shall become desolate.
ONK 26:22 And I will send the beast of the wilderness against you, and it shall devour you, and consume your cattle, and diminish you, and make your ways desolate.
PAL 26:22 and I will send against you the strength of the wild beast, to make you childless, and to destroy your cattle without, and to diminish you within, and your highways shall be desolate.
 
 
Leviticus 26:23
JPS 26:23 And if in spite of these things ye will not be corrected unto Me, but will walk contrary unto Me;
ONK 26:23 And if through these (calamities) ye will not be corrected by My Word, but will walk before Me with hardness (of heart),
PAL 26:23 And if by these chastisements ye will not be corrected before Me, but will walk before Me perversely,
 
 
Leviticus 26:24
JPS 26:24 then will I also walk contrary unto you; and I will smite you, even I, seven times for your sins.
ONK 26:24 I also will proceed with you in hardness,(54) and will smite you, even I, sevenfold for your sins.
PAL 26:24 I will Myself also remember you adversely in the world, and will destroy you, even I, with seven plagues, for seven transgressions with which ye have sinned before Me.
 
 
Leviticus 26:25
JPS 26:25 And I will bring a sword upon you, that shall execute the vengeance of the covenant; and ye shall be gathered together within your cities; and I will send the pestilence among you; and ye shall be delivered into the hand of the enemy.
ONK 26:25 And I will bring upon you those who kill with the sword, who shall take vengeance upon you in punishment for your transgressions against the words of the law. And you will congregate in your cities; but I will send forth the pestilence among you, and you shall be delivered into the hands of your enemies.
PAL 26:25 And I will bring against you a people unsheathing the sword to take vengenance upon you, for that you will have abolished My covenant; and when you are gathered together from the wilderness into your cities, I will send the pestilence among you, or deliver you to die by the hand of your adversaries.
 
 
Leviticus 26:26
JPS 26:26 When I break your staff of bread, ten women shall bake your bread in one oven, and they shall deliver your bread again by weight; and ye shall eat, and not be satisfied.
ONK 26:26 When I shall have broken for you the support of food, ten women will prepare your bread in one oven, and return your bread by weight, and you will eat, but will not be satisfied.
PAL 26:26 And when I shall have broken for you the staff of all the subsistence of food, then ten women may bake your bread in one oven on account of its scarcity, and measure and divide it to you diminished in weight, and you will eat and not be satisfied.
 
 
Leviticus 26:27
JPS 26:27 And if ye will not for all this hearken unto Me, but walk contrary unto Me;
ONK 26:27 And if with this you will not be obedient to My Word, but will walk before me with obstinacy,
PAL 26:27 But if by no one correction ye will hearken to the instruction of My law, but will walk perversely before Me,
 
 
Leviticus 26:28
JPS 26:28 then I will walk contrary unto you in fury; and I also will chastise you seven times for your sins.
ONK 26:28 I will proceed with you with strengthened anger, and will chastise you, even I, seven-fold for your sins.
PAL 26:28 I will also remember you adversely in the world, and will chastise you, even I, with seven plagues, for the seven transgressions with which ye have sinned before Me.
 
 
Leviticus 26:29
JPS 26:29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat.
ONK 26:29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters will you eat.
PAL 26:29 And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters. Mosheh the prophet hath said, How heavy will have been the guilt, and how bitter those sins, that caused our fathers to eat the flesh of their sons, and the flesh of their daughters, because they kept not the commandments of the law!
JER 26:29 How evil that guilt, and how bitter those sins, which caused our fathers in Jerusalem to eat the flesh of their sons and their daughters
 
Leviticus 26:30
JPS 26:30 And I will destroy your high places, and cut down your sun-pillars, and cast your carcasses upon the carcasses of your idols; and My soul shall abhor you.
ONK 26:30 And I will destroy your high places, and cut down your images, and will throw your carcases upon the carcases of your idols, and My Word shall abhor you.
PAL 26:30 And I will destroy your high places, and overthrow your diviners and your enchanters, and your carcases will I cast away with the carcases of your idols, and My Word shall abhor you.
 
 
Leviticus 26:31
JPS 26:31 And I will make your cities a waste, and will bring your sanctuaries unto desolation, and I will not smell the savour of your sweet odours.
ONK 26:31 And I will make your cities a waste, and lay waste your sanctuary, and accept no more the offering of your congregation.
PAL 26:31 And I will make your cities desert places, and desolate your sanctuary; nor will I receive with acceptance the odour of your oblations.
 
 
Leviticus 26:32
JPS 26:32 And I will bring the land into desolation; and your enemies that dwell therein shall be astonished at it.
ONK 26:32 And I will make your country a wilderness, and your enemies who will dwell in it shall spread desolation upon it.
PAL 26:32 And I, even I, will lay your country waste, that the spirit of quietness may not be upon it; so that your enemies who will dwell in it shall be confounded.
 
 
Leviticus 26:33
JPS 26:33 And you will I scatter among the nations, and I will draw out the sword after you; and your land shall be a desolation, and your cities shall be a waste.
ONK 26:33 And I will disperse you among the nations, and draw out after you them who kill with the sword, and your country shall be a desert and your cities a waste.
PAL 26:33 And you will I disperse among the nations; for I will stir up against you a people who draw the sword, and your country shall be devastated, and your cities be solitary.
 
 
Leviticus 26:34
JPS 26:34 Then shall the land be paid her sabbaths, as long as it lieth desolate, and ye are in your enemies' land; even then shall the land rest, and repay her sabbaths.
ONK 26:34 Then shall the land enjoy her repose all the days in which it shall be a desert, and you be in the land of your enemies: so shall the land repose, and enjoy her remission:
PAL 26:34 Behold, then shall the land enjoy the years of its Sabbaths all the days that it is forsaken of you, and you are wanderers in the land of your enemies.
 
 
Leviticus 26:35
JPS 26:35 As long as it lieth desolate it shall have rest; even the rest which it had not in your sabbaths, when ye dwelt upon it.
ONK 26:35 all the days of its desolateness it shall rest; because it did not rest in your times of intermission, when you were inhabitants upon it.
PAL 26:35 All the days that it is forsaken by you it shall rest, because it was not at rest in the years of the times for repose when you were dwellers upon it.
 
 
Leviticus 26:36
JPS 26:36 And as for them that are left of you, I will send a faintness into their heart in the lands of their enemies; and the sound of a driven leaf shall chase them; and they shall flee, as one fleeth from the sword; and they shall fall when none pursueth.
ONK 26:36 And to the heart of those of you who are left in the land of their enemies will I send brokenness, and they shall flee at the sound of a falling leaf; they shall flee as flying from before those who kill with the sword, and fall, while no man pursueth.
PAL 26:36 And unto those of you who remain will I bring brokenness of their hearts in the land of their enemies; and the sound of a leaf falling from the tree shall put them to flight; and they shall flee as those who flee from the sword, and fall, while no man pursueth.
 
 
Leviticus 26:37
JPS 26:37 And they shall stumble one upon another, as it were before the sword, when none pursueth; and ye shall have no power to stand before your enemies.
ONK 26:37 They shall thrust, one man against his brother, as (fugitives) from before them who destroy with the sword, while no one is pursuing, and ye shall have no power against your adversaries;
PAL 26:37 And they shall thrust each man his brother, as before them who draw the sword, though none pursue; and you shall have no power of resistance to stand before your adversaries.
 
 
Leviticus 26:38
JPS 26:38 And ye shall perish among the nations, and the land of your enemies shall eat you up.
ONK 26:38 and ye shall perish among the nations, and the land of your enemies shall consume you.
PAL 26:38 And you shall perish among the nations, and be consumed with pestilence in the land of your enemies.
 
 
Leviticus 26:39
JPS 26:39 And they that are left of you shall pine away in their iniquity in your enemies' lands; and also in the iniquities of their fathers shall they pine away with them.
ONK 26:39 And they who are left of you shall pine away in your sins, in their adversaries' land, and for their sins, also, the evil deeds of their fathers which their own hands hold fast, shall they pine away.(55)
PAL 26:39 And those who remain of you shall fail (melt away) for their sins in the land of your enemies, and also for the evil sin of your fathers which they held fast in their hands: like them shall they melt away.
 
 
Leviticus 26:40
JPS 26:40 And they shall confess their iniquity, and the iniquity of their fathers, in their treachery which they committed against Me, and also that they have walked contrary unto Me.
ONK 26:40 But, if they will confess their sins, and the sins of their fathers, and their falseness with which they have acted falsely before My Word, and that they have walked before me in obduracy,
PAL 26:40 But (when) in the hour of their need they shall confess their sins, and the sins of their fathers, with their falseness with which they have acted falsely against My Word; and that they have acted frowardly also with Me,
 
 
Leviticus 26:41
JPS 26:41 I also will walk contrary unto them, and bring them into the land of their enemies; if then perchance their uncircumcised heart be humbled, and they then be paid the punishment of their iniquity;
ONK 26:41
PAL 26:41 so that I have remembered them adversely in the world, and brought them into captivity in the land of their enemies; behold, then will their proud heart have been broken, and they will make confession of their sins,
 
 
Leviticus 26:42
JPS 26:42 then will I remember My covenant with Jacob, and also My covenant with Isaac, and also My covenant with Abraham will I remember; and I will remember the land.
ONK 26:42 (while) I also have dealt against them with sharpness, and brought them into the land of their enemies; when then their stout heart shall be broken, and they concur with (the punishment of) their sins, I will remember my covenant with Jacob, and my covenant with Izhak, and also my covenant with Abraham will I remember, and I will remember the land.
PAL 26:42 and I will remember in mercy the covenant which I confirmed with Jakob at Bethel, and the covenant which I covenanted with Izhak at Mount Moriah, and the covenant which I covenanted with Abraham, between the divided portions, I will remember, and the land of Israel will I remember in mercy.
JER 26:42 And I will remember in mercy the covenant which I established with Jakob at Bethel; and the covenant which I confirmed with Izhak at Mount Moriah, and the covenant I confirmed with Abraham between the divided parts I will remember in mercy; and the land of Israel will I remember in mercy
 
Leviticus 26:43
JPS 26:43 For the land shall lie forsaken without them, and shall be paid her sabbaths, while she lieth desolate without them; and they shall be paid the punishment of their iniquity; because, even because they rejected Mine ordinances, and their soul abhorred My statutes.
ONK 26:43 But the land shall be left by them, and shall enjoy her repose while made desolate for them, and they shall receive (the punishment of) their sins; curses instead of blessings will I have brought upon them who had cast away My judgments, and whose soul had abhorred My statutes.
PAL 26:43 But the land shall (first) be relinquished and forsaken by you; and enjoy the repose of her remissions all the days that it shall be deserted by you. And they will receive retribution for their sins: curses instead of blessings will come upon them, measure for measure: because they shunned the orders of My judgments, and their souls revolted from the covenant of My law.
JER 26:43 Yet the land shall be forsaken by you, and shall enjoy the repose of her remission (times) all the days that she is deserted of you. And they shall be broken for their sins; with measure for measure, and orders for orders, because they spurned the order of My judgments.
 
Leviticus 26:44
JPS 26:44 And yet for all that, when they are in the land of their enemies, I will not reject them, neither will I abhor them, to destroy them utterly, and to break My covenant with them; for I am the LORD their God.
ONK 26:44 Yet, even in the land of their enemies I will not strike them down, nor cast them away to consume them utterly, and to make My covenant with them to change; for I am the Lord their God.
PAL 26:44 Yet for all this I will have mercy upon them by My Word, when they are captives in the land of their enemies, I will not spurn them away in the kingdom of Babel; nor shall My Word abhor them in the kingdom of Madai, to destroy them in the kingdom of Javan, or to abolish My covenant with them in the kingdom of Edom;(21) for I am the Lord in the days of Gog.(22)
JER 26:44 Yet for this, when dwellers in the land of their enemies, I will not spurn them away in the kingdom of Babel, nor abhor them in the kingdom of Madai, nor destroy them in the kingdom of Javan (Greece), to abolish My covenant with them in the kingdom of Edom; for He (will be) the Lord your God in the days of Gog.
 
Leviticus 26:45
JPS 26:45 But I will for their sakes remember the covenant of their ancestors, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt in the sight of the nations, that I might be their God: I am the LORD.
ONK 26:45 But I will remember the former covenant with them whom I brought out of the land of Mizraim in the eyes of the nations, that I might be their God. I am the Lord.
PAL 26:45 And I will remember with them the covenant which I confirmed before Me with their fathers in the time that I brought them out redeemed from the land of Mizraim; when all the nations beheld all the mighty acts which I wrought for them, that I might be their God; I, the Lord.
 
 
Leviticus 26:46
JPS 26:46 These are the statutes and ordinances and laws, which the LORD made between Him and the children of Israel in mount Sinai by the hand of Moses.
ONK 26:46 These are the statutes and judgments and laws which the Lord appointed between His Word and the sons of Israel, in the mountain of Sinai, by the hand of Mosheh.
PAL 26:46 These are the statutes and the orders of the judgments and decrees of the law, which the Lord appointed between His Word and the sons of Israel, in the mountain of Sinai, by the hand of Mosheh.
 
 
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