Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targum Jonathan Ben Uziel:
The Chaldee Paraphrase on
The Prophet Isaiah
C. W. H. Pauli (1871)

 

Isaiah
Chapter 43

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Isaiah 42 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targum TOC Isaiah 44
Isaiah 43:1
JPS 43:1 But now thus saith the LORD that created thee, O Jacob, And He that formed thee, O Israel: Fear not, for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name, thou art Mine.
TJBU 43:1 But now thus saith the Lord that created thee, O Jacob, and He that formed thee, O Israel, Fear not, for I have redeemed thee, I have called thee who art mine by thy name.
 
Isaiah 43:2
JPS 43:2 When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee, And through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee; When thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned, Neither shall the flame kindle upon thee.
TJBU 43:2 For at first when ye did pass the Red sea my Word was your support. Pharaoh and the Egyptians, who were as many as the waters of the river, did not prevail against you. And again, when ye came amongst nations, who were as mighty as fire, they did not prevail against you; and kingdoms, which were strong as a flame, did not destroy you;
 
Isaiah 43:3
JPS 43:3 For I am the LORD thy God, The Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour; I have given Egypt as thy ransom, Ethiopia and Seba for thee.
TJBU 43:3 Because I am the Lord thy God, the Holy One of Israel, thy Saviour: I gave Egypt in ex change for thee, Ethiopia, and Seba, in thy stead.
 
Isaiah 43:4
JPS 43:4 Since thou art precious in My sight, and honourable, And I have loved thee; Therefore will I give men for thee, And peoples for thy life.
TJBU 43:4 Ever since I loved thee, thou wast precious; yea, I loved thee dearly, and I gave nations instead of thee, and kingdoms for thy soul.
 
Isaiah 43:5
JPS 43:5 Fear not, for I am with thee; I will bring thy seed from the east, And gather thee from the west;
TJBU 43:5 Fear not, for my Word shall be thy support; I will bring thy children from the east, I will bring together thy captivity from the west.
 
Isaiah 43:6
JPS 43:6 I will say to the north: 'Give up,' And to the south: 'Keep not back, Bring My sons from far, And My daughters from the end of the earth;
TJBU 43:6 I will say to the north, Bring; and to the south, Keep not back: bring my sons from afar, and the captivity of my people from the ends of the earth.
 
Isaiah 43:7
JPS 43:7 Every one that is called by My name, And whom I have created for My glory, I have formed him, yea, I have made him.'
TJBU 43:7 All these things shall come to pass for the sake of your righteous fathers, upon whom my name was called, yea, for my glory I have created them. I will restore their captivity, yea, I will work wonders for them.
 
Isaiah 43:8
JPS 43:8 The blind people that have eyes shall be brought forth, And the deaf that have ears.
TJBU 43:8 When I brought forth my people from Egypt, they were like the blind, although they had eyes; and like the deaf, although they had ears.
 
Isaiah 43:9
JPS 43:9 All the nations are gathered together, And the peoples are assembled; Who among them can declare this, And announce to us former things? Let them bring their witnesses, that they may be justified; And let them hear, and say: 'It is truth.'
TJBU 43:9 Let all the nations be gathered together, let the kingdoms be brought together: who among them can declare this, and give us the joyful tidings of old? let them bring forth their wit nesses, that they may be justified; let them hear, and let them speak the truth.
 
Isaiah 43:10
JPS 43:10 Ye are My witnesses, saith the LORD, And My servant whom I have chosen; That ye may know and believe Me, and understand That I am He; Before Me there was no God formed, Neither shall any be after Me.
TJBU 43:10 Ye are my witnesses, saith the Lord, and my servant, the Messiah, in whom is my delight, in order that ye may know, and that ye may believe in me, and understand that I am He who was from the beginning; yea, ages after ages are mine, and beside me there is no god.
 
Isaiah 43:11
JPS 43:11 I, even I, am the LORD; And beside Me there is no saviour.
TJBU 43:11 I, even I, am the Lord, and beside me there is no saviour.
 
Isaiah 43:12
JPS 43:12 I have declared, and I have saved, And I have announced, And there was no strange god among you; Therefore ye are My witnesses, saith the LORD, and I am God.
TJBU 43:12 I, I have declared unto Abraham your father what would come to pass; I, I redeemed you out of Egypt, as I swore to him between the pieces; and I, I have made you to hear the doctrine of my law from Sinai, and ye are still alive, when there was no strange god among you; yea, ye are my witnesses, saith the Lord, that I am God.
 
Isaiah 43:13
JPS 43:13 Yea, since the day was I am He, and there is none that can deliver out of My hand; I will work, and who can reverse it?
TJBU 43:13 Yea, from eternity I am He; and there is none that can deliver out of my hand: I will do it, and who shall turn it back?
 
Isaiah 43:14
JPS 43:14 Thus saith the LORD, your Redeemer, The Holy One of Israel: For your sake I have sent to Babylon, And I will bring down all of them as fugitives, Even the Chaldeans, in the ships of their shouting.
TJBU 43:14 Thus saith the Lord, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel, Because of your sins I led you captive to Babylon; but I will prostrate all of them with their oars, yea, the Chaldeans in the ships of which they boast.
 
Isaiah 43:15
JPS 43:15 I am the LORD, your Holy One, The Creator of Israel, your King.
TJBU 43:15 I am the Lord, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King.
 
Isaiah 43:16
JPS 43:16 Thus saith the LORD, who maketh a way in the sea, And a path in the mighty waters;
TJBU 43:16 Thus saith the Lord, I am He who prepared a way in the sea, and a path in mighty waters.
 
Isaiah 43:17
JPS 43:17 Who bringeth forth the chariot and horse, The army and the poweró They lie down together, they shall not rise, They are extinct, they are quenched as a wick:
TJBU 43:17 I who brought out the chariots, and horses, and a great host, yea, much people; they were swallowed up together, they did not rise, they were extinguished, they are extinct like the glimmer ing wick is extinguished."
 
Isaiah 43:18
JPS 43:18 Remember ye not the former things, Neither consider the things of old.
TJBU 43:18 Remember not the former things, neither consider the things of old.
 
Isaiah 43:19
JPS 43:19 Behold, I will do a new thing; Now shall it spring forth; shall ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, And rivers in the desert.
TJBU 43:19 Behold, I make a new thing, and now it shall be revealed: and will ye not know it? I will even make a way in the wilderness, and rivers in the desert.
 
Isaiah 43:20
JPS 43:20 The beasts of the field shall honour Me, The jackals and the ostriches; Because I give waters in the wilderness, And rivers in the desert, To give drink to My people, Mine elect;
TJBU 43:20 They shall honour me, when I make habitable provinces at the desert, and the places where the dragons and the daughters of the ostrich dwell; because I will give water in the wilderness, rivers in the desert, to give drink to the captives of my people, in whom I delight.
 
Isaiah 43:21
JPS 43:21 The people which I formed for Myself, That they might tell of My praise.
TJBU 43:21 This people have I prepared for my service, they shall declare my praise.
 
Isaiah 43:22
JPS 43:22 Yet thou hast not called upon Me, O Jacob, Neither hast thou wearied thyself about Me, O Israel.
TJBU 43:22 It hath been said by the prophets, that ye of the house of Jacob have not met together for my worship; but that ye were weary of the doctrine of my law, O Israel.
 
Isaiah 43:23
JPS 43:23 Thou hast not brought Me the small cattle of thy burnt-offerings; Neither hast thou honoured Me with thy sacrifices. I have not burdened thee with a meal-offering, Nor wearied thee with frankincense.
TJBU 43:23 Thou hast not brought unto me the lambs of thy burnt offerings, and with thy holy sacri fices thou hast not honoured me. I have not caused thee to multiply offerings, neither did I burden thee with frankincense.
 
Isaiah 43:24
JPS 43:24 Thou hast bought Me no sweet cane with money, Neither hast thou satisfied Me with the fat of thy sacrifices; But thou hast burdened Me with thy sins, Thou hast wearied Me with thine iniquities.
TJBU 43:24 Thou hast not bought for me the aromatic reed with silver; with the fat of thy holy sacrifices thou hast not anointed mine altar; but thou hast multiplied thy sins before me; thou hast burdened me with thine iniquities.
 
Isaiah 43:25
JPS 43:25 I, even I, am He that blotteth out thy transgressions for Mine own sake; And thy sins I will not remember.
TJBU 43:25 I, even I, am He who forgiveth thy sins for the sake of my name, and thy sins shall not be remembered.
 
Isaiah 43:26
JPS 43:26 Put Me in remembrance, let us plead together; Declare thou, that thou mayest be justified.
TJBU 43:26 Speak now, we will plead together, declare thou for the purpose, that thou mayest justify thyself, if thou art able to do so.
 
Isaiah 43:27
JPS 43:27 Thy first father sinned, And thine intercessors have transgressed against Me.
TJBU 43:27 Thy first father hath sinned, and thy teachers have rebelled against my Word.
 
Isaiah 43:28
JPS 43:28 Therefore I have profaned the princes of the sanctuary, And I have given Jacob to condemnation, And Israel to reviling.
TJBU 43:28 Therefore I have profaned the princes of the sanctuary, and I have delivered Jacob to the slaughter, and Israel to reproaches.
 
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