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Regarded in the course of the English-speaking international because the usual English translation of the Holy Scriptures, the JPS TANAKH has been acclaimed by means of students, rabbis, lay leaders, Jews, and Christians alike. The JPS TANAKH is a wholly unique translation of the Holy Scriptures into modern English, in keeping with the Masoretic (the conventional Hebrew) textual content. it's the end result of 3 many years of collaboration by way of educational students and rabbis, representing the 3 biggest branches of equipped Judaism within the usa. now not because the 3rd century b.c.e., whilst seventy two elders of the tribes of Israel created the Greek translation of Scriptures referred to as the Septuagint has this type of broad-based committee of Jewish students produced a massive Bible translation.

In executing this enormous job, the translators made use of the full diversity of biblical interpretation, historical and sleek, Jewish and non-Jewish. They drew upon the most recent findings in linguistics and archaeology, in addition to the paintings of early rabbinic and medieval commentators, grammarians, and philologians. The ensuing textual content is a triumph of literary type and biblical scholarship, unsurpassed in accuracy and readability.

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