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The five books of Moses =

The five books of Moses =

[Ḥamishah ḥumshe Torah] : an easy-to-read Torah translation

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Published by Ktav Pub. House in Jersey City, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Pentateuch -- Liturgical use.,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Pentateuch -- History.,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Pentateuch -- Criticism, interpretation, etc., Jewish.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesḤamishah ḥumshe Torah
    Statementby Sol Scharfstein.
    ContributionsScharfstein, Sol, 1921-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS1223 .S43 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination534 p. ;
    Number of Pages534
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21887779M
    ISBN 100881258539
    LC Control Number2004016987

    Sol Scharfstein's new translation of the Torah (The Five Books of Moses) is written with a sense of piety and awe for the majesty and sanctity of the biblical text, it conveys the content of the Five Book of Moses in language that is easy to read and understand. The message of the Bible is ageless, but for full comprehension, it must be presented in language suited to the time and .   The Five Books of Moses available in Paperback, NOOK Book. Read an excerpt of this book! Alter's masterly translation and probing commentary combine to give contemporary readers the definitive edition of The Five Books. Winner of the PEN Center USA Literary Award for Translation and the Koret Jewish Book Award for Translation, a 4/4(5).

    Torah: The Five Books of Moses Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used Good Jacket condition Poor Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Jewish Publication Society of America Place of Publication Philadelphia Date published Bookseller catalogs Religion/Judaism;. Download Sol Scharfstein's new translation of the Torah (The Five Books of Moses) is written with a sense of piety and awe for the majesty and sanctity of the biblical text, it conveys the content of the Five Book of Moses in language that is easy to read and understand.

      The Torah: The Five Books of Moses: The New Translation of the Holy Scriptures According to the Traditional Hebrew Text. by Jewish Publication Society, Inc. | Read Reviews. Paperback View All Available Formats & Editions. Current price is Publish your book with B&N.5/5(1). Widely acclaimed by Bible scholars and theologians of every denomination, Everett Fox's masterful translation re-creates the echoes, allusions, alliterations, and wordplays of the Hebrew original. Together with its extensive commentary and illuminating notes, this unique translation draws the reader closer to the authentic living voice of the Bible/5(6).


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He is a columnist for the New York Times, a popular lecturer, and a frequent commentator on radio and by: 3. 1 The words of God, which he a spake unto Moses at a time when Moses was caught up into an exceedingly high b mountain.

2 And he a saw God b face to face, and he c talked with him, and the d glory of God was upon Moses; therefore Moses could endure his presence.

3 And God spake unto Moses, saying: Behold, I am the Lord God a Almighty, and b Endless is my c .The five books of Moses are a.k.a. The Pentateuch, the Books of the Law, the Law, and the Torah. The Pentateuch, or books of Moses, are the first five books found in the Old Testament: Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy.

These five books ascribed to Moses have a peculiar place in the structure of the Bible, and an order which is undeniably the order of the experience of the people of God in all : Books of The Bible.