"The Tagged Tanakh enables anyone, from novice to scholar, to engage with the biblical text." It is the culmination of three decades of collaboration by academic scholars and rabbis, representing the three largest branches of organized Judaism in the United States. Chapters 8—12 switch back to Hebrew. The JPS TANAKH is an entirely original translation of the Holy Scriptures into contemporary English, based on the Masoretic (the traditional Hebrew) text. Public Domain Language: English Dialect: American Translation by: Jewish Publication Society This copy of the Old JPS TaNaKH by the Jewish Publication Society is brought to you courtesy of eBible.org. It is the culmination of three decades of collaboration by academic scholars and rabbis, representing the three largest branches of organized Judaism in the United States. Box 1681, Cathedral City, CA 92234 USA, [email protected]) as found on the Internet in differing copies. Download the JPS Bible for the Palm Pilot (English only) The English text in this HTML edition of the Hebrew Bible is based on the electronic text (c) by Larry Nelson (P.O. For the new JPS TaNaKH (1972, 1978, 1980), please see jps.org. ; The Jewish Publication Society of America Version (JPS) of the Tanakh (also known as the Hebrew Bible) was the first Bible translation published by the Jewish Publication Society of America and the first ever translation of the Tanakh into English by a committee of Jews (though there had been earlier solo attempts such as that of Isaac Leeser). The JPS TANAKH is an entirely original translation of the Holy Scriptures into contemporary English, based on the Masoretic (the traditional Hebrew) text. The most well-known of the stories is of Daniel in the lions' den. This ground-breaking electronic edition of "The JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh" is prepared in Adobe PDF format for working offline without being connected to the Internet and for working as a part of a sophisticated online digital library utilizing Secure Searchable Image Format developed by Varda Books. "The Tagged Tanakh creates the possibility of building communities of students around the Jewish Bible." Shmuel B - 2 Samuel; Melachim A - 1 Kings; Melachim B - 2 Kings; Yisheyah - Isaiah; Yermiyah - Jeremiah; Yechezchial - Ezekiel; Treisar - The Minor Prophets.

That is, Daniel 1:1—2:4a is in Hebrew, then 2:4b—7:28 is in Aramaic. Both parts are written partly in Aramaic, partly in Hebrew. Hoshea - Hosea; Yoel - Joel; Amos - Amos; Ovadiyah - Obadiah; Yonah - Jonah; Michah - Micah; Nachum - Nahum; Chabakuk - Habakkuk; Tzefaniyah - Zephaniah; Chaggi - Haggai ; Zechariyah - Zechariah; Malachi - Malachi; Ketuvim - The … Join JPS in becoming a part of this collaborative platform around the Jewish Bible. JPS TaNaKH 1917 The Jewish Bible (Old Testament) in English, published by the Jewish Publication Society in 1917.

iii PREFACE The following is from the preface to the Jewish Publication Society's 1917 edition of the Hebrew Bible in English: The sacred task of translating the Word of God, as revealed to Israel through sister projects: Wikipedia article.