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


Chapter 32

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Isaiah 31 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targum TOC Isaiah 33
Isaiah 32:1
JPS 32:1 Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, And as for princes, they shall rule in justice.
TJBU 32:1 Behold, a King shall reign in truth, and the righteous shall be magnified to execute just vengeance on the people.
Isaiah 32:2
JPS 32:2 And a man shall be as in a hiding-place from the wind, And a covert from the tempest; As by the watercourses in a dry place, As in the shadow of a great rock in a weary land.
TJBU 32:2 And the just that were hidden because of the wicked, as those who hide themselves on account of a storm, shall return, and shall be magnified, and their instruction shall be received quickly, like the waters that flow into a dry land, like the shadow of a great rock in a parched land.
Isaiah 32:3
JPS 32:3 And the eyes of them that see shall not be closed, And the ears of them that hear shall attend.
TJBU 32:3 And the eyes of the righteous shall not be shut, and the ears of those who receive instruction shall hear.
Isaiah 32:4
JPS 32:4 The heart also of the rash shall understand knowledge, And the tongue of the stammerers shall be ready to speak plainly.
TJBU 32:4 Even the heart of the rash shall understand knowledge, and the tongue of those that was tied shall be ready to speak plainly.
Isaiah 32:5
JPS 32:5 The vile person shall be no more called liberal, Nor the churl said to be noble.
TJBU 32:5 And the wicked man shall no more be called just, and he that transgresses against His Word shall not be called mighty.
Isaiah 32:6
JPS 32:6 For the vile person will speak villainy, And his heart will work iniquity, To practise ungodliness, and to utter wickedness against the LORD, To make empty the soul of the hungry, And to cause the drink of the thirsty to fail.
TJBU 32:6 For the wicked will talk wickedness, and in their heart they meditate violence, to practise falsehood, and to speak revolt against the Lord, to weary the soul of the righteous, who long after instruction, as the hungry after bread; and after the words of the law, which are like water to him that is athirst, they purpose to make to cease.
Isaiah 32:7
JPS 32:7 The instruments also of the churl are evil; He deviseth wicked devices To destroy the poor with lying words, And the needy when he speaketh right.
TJBU 32:7 And the wicked, whose works are evil, take coimsel with sinners to destroy the poor with lying words, and the words of the needy in judgment.
Isaiah 32:8
JPS 32:8 But the liberal deviseth liberal things; And by liberal things shall he stand.
TJBU 32:8 But the righteous counsel truth, and in their truth they shall be established.
Isaiah 32:9
JPS 32:9 Rise up, ye women that are at ease, and hear my voice; Ye confident daughters, give ear unto my speech.
TJBU 32:9 Ye provinces that dwell at ease: arise, hear my voice. Ye cities that dwell in safety, listen to my word.
Isaiah 32:10
JPS 32:10 After a year and days shall ye be troubled, ye confident women; For the vintage shall fail, the ingathering shall not come.
TJBU 32:10 Those who dwell at ease shall be agitated for days and years, because the corn is come to an end, and there is no fruit to gather.
Isaiah 32:11
JPS 32:11 Tremble, ye women that are at ease; Be troubled, ye confident ones; Strip you, and make you bare, And gird sackcloth upon your loins,
TJBU 32:11 They that dwell at ease shall be broken, they that dwell in safety shall tremble; strip ye, and make you bare, and gird sackcloth upon your loins.
Isaiah 32:12
JPS 32:12 Smiting upon the breasts For the pleasant fields, for the fruitful vine;
TJBU 32:12 They beat the breast for the pleasant fields, for the fruit-laden vines.
Isaiah 32:13
JPS 32:13 For the land of my people Whereon thorns and briers come up; Yea, for all the houses of joy And the joyous city.
TJBU 32:13 Upon the land of my people thorns and thistles shall come up, yea, in all the houses of joy in the fortified city.
Isaiah 32:14
JPS 32:14 For the palace shall be forsaken; The city with its stir shall be deserted; The mound and the tower shall be for dens for ever, A joy of wild asses, a pasture of flocks;
TJBU 32:14 For the house of the sanctuary shall be laid waste; the noisy city shall be desolate, in which they worship: the house of our strength and hiding place shall be searched out, dug up, desolate and waste unto a time. The place which was a house of joy and gladness for kings is now become a spoil for armies.
Isaiah 32:15
JPS 32:15 Until the spirit be poured upon us from on high, And the wilderness become a fruitful field, And the fruitful field be counted for a forest.
TJBU 32:15 All these things shall come upon us until refreshing shall come to us from the face of Him, whose Shekinah is in the, highest heavens. The wilderness shall become a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be inhabited by many cities.
Isaiah 32:16
JPS 32:16 Then justice shall dwell in the wilderness, And righteousness shall abide in the fruitful field.
TJBU 32:16 Then they that do justice shall dwell in the wilderness, and those that do righteousness shall inhabit the fruitful field.
Isaiah 32:17
JPS 32:17 And the work of righteousness shall be peace; And the effect of righteousness quietness and confidence for ever.
TJBU 32:17 And they that do righteousness shall be at peace, and those that adorn righteousness shall be in quietness, and they shall be in safety for ever.
Isaiah 32:18
JPS 32:18 And my people shall abide in a peaceable habitation, And in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting-places.
TJBU 32:18 And my people shall dwell in their habita tions in peace, and in their land in safety, and in their cities at ease.
Isaiah 32:19
JPS 32:19 And it shall hail, in the downfall of the forest; But the city shall descend into the valley.
TJBU 32:19 And hail shall descend and shall slay the armies of the nations, and their encampments shall be laid desolate, and come to an end.
Isaiah 32:20
JPS 32:20 Happy are ye that sow beside all waters, That send forth freely the feet of the ox and the ass.
TJBU 32:20 Blessed are ye, O just, ye work out for yourselves good works: because ye are like those, who sow by watered places, sending the oxen to tread out the corn, and asses to gather it in.
Isaiah 31 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targum TOC Isaiah 33


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