Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 October 2014

2400 Pages | Full-color map section; 24 b&w illus.

6-3/4 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199978465

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The Jewish Study Bible

Second Edition

Edited by Adele Berlin and Marc Zvi Brettler

New to this Edition:

  • Over two dozen new and updated essays
  • Updated annotations for nearly the entire Bible
  • Informative essays that address a wide variety of topics relating to Judaism's use and interpretation of the Bible throughout the ages
  • Section and book introductions that deliver insights into the background, structure, and meaning of the text
  • Running commentary beside the biblical text that provides in-depth theological interpretation
  • Features the Jewish Publication Society TANAKH translation
  • Full-color Oxford Bible maps
  • Verse and chapter differences between the Hebrew text and many English translations
  • Table of Scriptural readings for synagogue use
  • Glossary of technical terms

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