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

 

Numbers
Chapter 18

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Numbers 17 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Numbers 19
Numbers 18:1
JPS 18:1 And the LORD said unto Aaron: 'Thou and thy sons and thy fathers' house with thee shall bear the iniquity of the sanctuary; and thou and thy sons with thee shall bear the iniquity of your priesthood.
ONK 18:1 And the Lord said to Aharon: Thou and thy sons, and the house of thy fathers with thee, shall make reconciliation on account of transgressions (against) the sanctuary; and thou and thy sons with thee shall make atonement for the sins of your priesthood.
PAL 18:1 And the Lord said unto Aharon, Thou, and thy sons, and the house of thy fathers with thee, shall bear the iniquity of the consecrated things, when you have not been heedful in offering them; and thou and thy sons with thee shall bear the iniquity of your priesthood, when you have not been heedful of their separations.
     
 
Numbers 18:2
JPS 18:2 And thy brethren also, the tribe of Levi, the tribe of thy father, bring thou near with thee, that they may be joined unto thee, and minister unto thee, thou and thy sons with thee being before the tent of the testimony.
ONK 18:2 And thy brethren also of the tribe of Levi, the tribe of thy father, bring with thee, and let them be added with thee, to serve thee; but thou and thy sons with thee (shall minister) before the tabernacle of the testimony.
PAL 18:2 And thy brethren also of the tribe of Levi, who are called by the name of Amram thy father, shalt thou bring near to thee, that they may consociate with and minister to thee. But thou, and thy sons with thee, (only) shall stand before the tabernacle of the testimony.
 
 
Numbers 18:3
JPS 18:3 And they shall keep thy charge, and the charge of all the Tent; only they shall not come nigh unto the holy furniture and unto the altar, that they die not, neither they, nor ye.
ONK 18:3 And they shall keep thy charge, and the charge of all the tabernacle; but to the vessels of the sanctuary and of the altar they (the Levites) shall not approach, that neither they nor you may die.
PAL 18:3 And they shall keep thy charge, and have charge of all the tabernacle; yet to the vessels of the sanctuary and to the altar they are not to come near, lest both they and you die.
 
 
Numbers 18:4
JPS 18:4 And they shall be joined unto thee, and keep the charge of the tent of meeting, whatsoever the service of the Tent may be; but a common man shall not draw nigh unto you.
ONK 18:4 And they shall be joined with thee, and keep charge of the tabernacle of ordinance for all the service of the tabernacle, and a stranger shall not come near you.
PAL 18:4 And they shall have appointment from thee without, and keep charge of the tabernacle of ordinance for all its service; and a stranger shall not come near you.
 
 
Numbers 18:5
JPS 18:5 And ye shall keep the charge of the holy things, and the charge of the altar, that there be wrath no more upon the children of Israel.
ONK 18:5 And they shall keep charge of the sanctuary and of the altar, that there may be no more wrath upon the sons of Israel.
PAL 18:5 And you shall keep the charge of the sanctuary and of the altar, that there may be no more the wrath that hath been upon the children of Israel.
 
 
Numbers 18:6
JPS 18:6 And I, behold, I have taken your brethren the Levites from among the children of Israel; for you they are given as a gift unto the LORD, to do the service of the tent of meeting.
ONK 18:6 And, behold, I have taken your brethren, the Levites, from among the sons of Israel; as a gift are they given to you before the Lord, to perform the service of the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 18:6 And, behold, I have taken your brethren the Levites from among the sons of Israel; to you they are given, a gift before the Lord, to perform the work of the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 18:7
JPS 18:7 And thou and thy sons with thee shall keep your priesthood in everything that pertaineth to the altar, and to that within the veil; and ye shall serve; I give you the priesthood as a service of gift; and the common man that draweth nigh shall be put to death.'
ONK 18:7 But thou, and thy sons with thee, take charge of your priesthood, for every thing about the altar and within the veil you shall fulfil the service; the ministry of the priesthood I have given you as a gift, and the stranger who cometh near shall die.
PAL 18:7 But thou, and thy sons with thee, shall keep the charge of your priesthood in all things that pertain to the altar, and (those) within the veil, and shall minister by lots, according to the service. So, provision of food have I given you, on account of the anointing of your priesthood; and the stranger who cometh near shall die.
 
 
Numbers 18:8
JPS 18:8 And the LORD spoke unto Aaron: 'And I, behold, I have given thee the charge of My heave-offerings; even of all the hallowed things of the children of Israel unto thee have I given them for a consecrated portion, and to thy sons, as a due for ever.
ONK 18:8 And the Lord said to Aharon: Behold, I have given to thee the charge of My separated things; of all that are consecrated by the sons of Israel unto thee have I given them, and to thy sons, on account of the anointing, by an everlasting statute.
PAL 18:8 And the Lord said to Aharon, And I have been pleased to give you the charge of My separated offerings; the cakes of the firstfruits, and all the consecrated things of the children of Israel, to thee have I given them, on account of the, anointing, and to thy sons, by an everlasting statute.
 
 
Numbers 18:9
JPS 18:9 This shall be thine of the most holy things, reserved from the fire: every offering of theirs, even every meal-offering of theirs, and every sin-offering of theirs, and every guilt-offering of theirs, which they may render unto Me, shall be most holy for thee and for thy sons.
ONK 18:9 This shall be thine of the most holy things which remain from the fire, of all their oblations, and of all their minchas, and of all their sin offerings, and of all their trespass offerings which they render before Me; they are most sacred to thee and to thy sons.
PAL 18:9 They shall be to thee most sacred; whatsoever remaineth of the sheep offered by fire, all their oblations, of all their minchas, of all their sin offerings, and of all their trespass offerings which they present before Me, they are most sacred for thee and for thy sons.
 
 
Numbers 18:10
JPS 18:10 In a most holy place shalt thou eat thereof; every male may eat thereof; it shall be holy unto thee.
ONK 18:10 In the sanctuary thou mayest eat thereof, every male may eat it, to thee it shall be consecrated.
PAL 18:10 Thou mayest eat it in the sanctuary; every male may eat thereof; on account of the holy anointing it shall be thine.
 
 
Numbers 18:11
JPS 18:11 And this is thine: the heave-offering of their gift, even all the wave-offerings of the children of Israel; I have given them unto thee, and to thy sons and to thy daughters with thee, as a due for ever; every one that is clean in thy house may eat thereof.
ONK 18:11 And this is thine: the separated things of their minchas, of all the elevations of the sons of Israel, to thee have I given them, and to thy sons, and to thy daughters with thee, by an everlasting statute:(32) every one who is clean in thy house may eat thereof
PAL 18:11 And this is what I have set apart to thee of their separated minchas, and of all the uplifted things of the sons of Israel, to thee have I given them, and to thy sons and thy daughters with thee by an everlasting statute. Whoever is clean in thy house may eat of it.
 
 
Numbers 18:12
JPS 18:12 All the best of the oil, and all the best of the wine, and of the corn, the first part of them which they give unto the LORD, to thee have I given them.
ONK 18:12 all the best of the oil,(33) and all the best of the wine,(34) and the wheat, the first fruits of them which they present before the Lord, unto thee I have given them.
PAL 18:12 All the best of the olive oil, of the grape wine, and of the wheat of their firstfruits which they present before the Lord, I have given unto thee.
JER 18:12 All the best of the wheat, of the wine, and of the oil of their firstfruits.
 
Numbers 18:13
JPS 18:13 The first-ripe fruits of all that is in their land, which they bring unto the LORD, shall be thine; every one that is clean in thy house may eat thereof.
ONK 18:13 The first fruits of all that, is on their land which they present before the Lord shall be thine; every one in thy house who is clean may eat thereof.
PAL 18:13 The firsts of all the trees of their ground which they present before the Lord shall be thine; every one who is clean in thy house may eat them.
 
 
Numbers 18:14
JPS 18:14 Every thing devoted in Israel shall be thine.
ONK 18:14 Every thing devoted in Israel shall be thine.
PAL 18:14 Every devoted thing in Israel shall be thine.
 
 
Numbers 18:15
JPS 18:15 Every thing that openeth the womb, of all flesh which they offer unto the LORD, both of man and beast, shall be thine; howbeit the first-born of man shalt thou surely redeem, and the firstling of unclean beasts shalt thou redeem.
ONK 18:15 Whatever openeth the womb of all flesh which they offer before the Lord, of man, or of beast, shall be for thee; but thou shalt surely redeem the firstborn of man, and the firstling of an unclean animal thou shalt redeem;
PAL 18:15 Whatever openeth the womb, of all flesh among animals which they offer before the Lord, as the regulation concerning men, so the regulation concerning cattle, it is to be thine: only thou art to redeem the firstborn of man by the five shekels, and the firstlings of the unclean animal thou shalt redeem with lambs.
 
 
Numbers 18:16
JPS 18:16 And their redemption-money—from a month old shalt thou redeem them—shall be, according to thy valuation, five shekels of silver, after the shekel of the sanctuary—the same is twenty gerahs.
ONK 18:16 and his redemption shall be at the age of one month; thou shalt redeem with the price of five shekels, in the shekel of the sanctuary it is ten meahs:
PAL 18:16 And the redemption of a man child of a month old thou shalt make, according to thy estimation of him, by five shekels of silver in the shekel of the sanctuary, which is twenty meahs.
 
 
Numbers 18:17
JPS 18:17 But the firstling of an ox, or the firstling of a sheep, or the firstling of a goat, thou shalt not redeem; they are holy: thou shalt dash their blood against the altar, and shalt make their fat smoke for an offering made by fire, for a sweet savour unto the LORD.
ONK 18:17 but the firstling of an ox, or of a sheep, or of a goat, thou mayest not redeem, they are consecrated; thou shalt sprinkle their blood upon the altar, and burn their fat, an oblation to be accepted before the Lord.
PAL 18:17 But the firstlings of oxen, of sheep, or of goats thou mayest not redeem, for they are sacred; but thou shalt sprinkle their blood upon the altar, and burn their fat for an oblation to be accepted before the Lord.
 
 
Numbers 18:18
JPS 18:18 And the flesh of them shall be thine, as the wave-breast and as the right thigh, it shall be thine.
ONK 18:18 But their flesh shall be for thee, as the breast of the elevation, and the right shoulder, they shall be thine.
PAL 18:18 And their flesh shall be thine, for food; as the breast of the elevation, and as the right shoulder, it shall be thine.
 
 
Numbers 18:19
JPS 18:19 All the heave-offerings of the holy things, which the children of Israel offer unto the LORD, have I given thee, and thy sons and thy daughters with thee, as a due for ever; it is an everlasting covenant of salt before the LORD unto thee and to thy seed with thee.'
ONK 18:19 All the consecrated separations which the sons of Israel set apart before the Lord, I have given to thee and to thy children with thee by an everlasting covenant; an everlasting covenant of salt it is before the Lord, with thee, and thy children with thee.
PAL 18:19 Every thing set apart of the sacred things which the sons of Israel consecrate to the Lord have I given to thee, to thy sons and thy daughters with thee, by a perpetual statute not to be abolished; as the salt which seasoneth the flesh of the oblation, because it is an everlasting-statute before the Lord, so shall it be for thee and for thy children.
 
 
Numbers 18:20
JPS 18:20 And the LORD said unto Aaron: 'Thou shalt have no inheritance in their land, neither shalt thou have any portion among them; I am thy portion and thine inheritance among the children of Israel.
ONK 18:20 And the Lord said to Aharon: In their land thou wilt not have possession, nor will thine be a portion among them; the gifts that I have given thee, they are thy portion and thy inheritance among the children of Israel.
PAL 18:20 And the Lord said to Aharon, Thou wilt not receive a possession in their land as the rest of the tribes, nor wilt thou have a portion among them: I am thy Portion and thy Inheritance in the midst of the children of Israel.
 
 
Numbers 18:21
JPS 18:21 And unto the children of Levi, behold, I have given all the tithe in Israel for an inheritance, in return for their service which they serve, even the service of the tent of meeting.
ONK 18:21 And to the sons of Levi, behold, I have given all the tenths in Israel for a possession, on account of the service(35) with which they serve in the ministry of the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 18:21 And, behold, I have given to the sons of Levi all the tenths in Israel for a possession, on account of their service with which they serve in the work of the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 18:22
JPS 18:22 And henceforth the children of Israel shall not come nigh the tent of meeting, lest they bear sin, and die.
ONK 18:22 But the children of Israel must no more come nigh to the tabernacle of ordinance, to contract guilt and to die.
PAL 18:22 And the sons of Israel shall no more come near the tabernacle to incur the sin unto death;
 
 
Numbers 18:23
JPS 18:23 But the Levites alone shall do the service of the tent of meeting, and they shall bear their iniquity; it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations, and among the children of Israel they shall have no inheritance.
ONK 18:23 But the Levites shall perform the service of the tabernacle of ordinance, and shall bear their iniquity; a statute for ever unto your generations. And among the sons of Israel they shall not possess an inheritance;
PAL 18:23 but the Levites shall minister in the work of the tabernacle, and shall bear their sin if they be not diligent in their work. It is an everlasting statute for your generations; but among the sons of Israel they shall have no possession.
 
 
Numbers 18:24
JPS 18:24 For the tithe of the children of Israel, which they set apart as a gift unto the LORD, I have given to the Levites for an inheritance; therefore I have said unto them: Among the children of Israel they shall have no inheritance.'
ONK 18:24 for the tenths of the children of Israel which they set apart before the Lord for a separation, I have given to the Levites for a possession; therefore have I said to them, Among the sons of Israel you shall not possess an inheritance.
PAL 18:24 Therefore the tenths of the children of Israel, which they set apart for a separation before the Lord, have I given to the Levites for a possession, because I have said to them that among the sons of Israel they shall possess no inheritance.
 
 
Numbers 18:25
JPS 18:25 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying:
ONK 18:25 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 18:25 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
 
 
Numbers 18:26
JPS 18:26 'Moreover thou shalt speak unto the Levites, and say unto them: When ye take of the children of Israel the tithe which I have given you from them for your inheritance, then ye shall set apart of it a gift for the LORD, even a tithe of the tithe.
ONK 18:26 Speak also to the Levites, and say to them, When you take from the sons of Israel the tenths which I have given you of theirs, you shall set apart from them a separation before the Lord, a tenth of the tenth.
PAL 18:26 Speak to the Levites, and bid them take from the sons of Israel the tenth which I have given them for their possession; and (then) shall you separate from it a separation before the Lord, a tenth from the tenth;
 
 
Numbers 18:27
JPS 18:27 And the gift which ye set apart shall be reckoned unto you, as though it were the corn of the threshing-floor, and as the fulness of the wine-press.
ONK 18:27 And your separation shall be reckoned to you as the corn from the threshing-floor, and as the wine of the wine-press;
PAL 18:27 and your separation shall be reckoned to you as the corn from the threshing-floor, and as the wine from the fulness of the wine-press;
 
 
Numbers 18:28
JPS 18:28 Thus ye also shall set apart a gift unto the LORD of all your tithes, which ye receive of the children of Israel; and thereof ye shall give the gift which is set apart unto the LORD to Aaron the priest.
ONK 18:28 so shall you set apart the separation before the Lord of all your tenths that you receive from the sons of Israel, and give thereof a separation before the Lord unto Aharon the priest.
PAL 18:28 so shall you set apart your separation before the Lord from all your tenths, which you may receive from the sons of Israel, and give thereof a separation before the Lord unto Aharon the priest.
 
 
Numbers 18:29
JPS 18:29 Out of all that is given you ye shall set apart all of that which is due unto the LORD, of all the best thereof, even the hallowed part thereof out of it.
ONK 18:29 Of all that is given to you ye shall set apart every separation for the Lord, of all the best of it, to be the hallowed portion thereof.
PAL 18:29 Of all your gifts you shall set apart a separation before the Lord, of all the finest and the best therein.
 
 
Numbers 18:30
JPS 18:30 Therefore thou shalt say unto them: When ye set apart the best thereof from it, then it shall be counted unto the Levites as the increase of the threshing-floor, and as the increase of the wine-press.
ONK 18:30 And say thou to them, When you have set apart the finest of it, it shall be reckoned to the Levites as the produce of the threshing-floor, and as the fruitage for the wine-press;
PAL 18:30 And say thou to the priests, When you have set apart the finest and the best of it and in it, then shall it be reckoned to the Levites as the setting apart of corn from the threshing-floor, and of wine from the wine-press.
 
 
Numbers 18:31
JPS 18:31 And ye may eat it in every place, ye and your households; for it is your reward in return for your service in the tent of meeting.
ONK 18:31 and you may eat it in every place, you and the men of your house; for it is a remuneration to you on account of your service in the tabernacle of ordinance.
PAL 18:31 And you may eat it, you, the priests, in any place, you and the men of your house; for it is your remuneration for your service in the tabernacle of ordinance.
 
 
Numbers 18:32
JPS 18:32 And ye shall bear no sin by reason of it, seeing that ye have set apart from it the best thereof; and ye shall not profane the holy things of the children of Israel, that ye die not.'
ONK 18:32 And you shall not contract guilt by it in your setting apart the finest of it, nor profane the consecrated things of the children of Israel.
PAL 18:32 And you shall not contract guilt by it, at what time you set apart the finest and best of it, by any one eating of it who is unclean; neither shall you profane the consecrated things of the children of Israel, lest you die.
 
 
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