Jewish Publication Society, 1989 - 414
The JPS Torah Commentary series guides readers through the words and ideas of the Torah. Each volume is the work of a scholar who stands at the pinnacle of his field. Every page contains the complete traditional Hebrew text, with cantillation notes, the JPS translation of the Holy Scriptures, aliyot breaks, Masoretic notes, and commentary by a distinguished Hebrew Bible scholar, integrating classical and modern sources. Each volume also contains supplementary essays that elaborate upon key words and themes, a glossary of commentators and sources, extensive bibliographic notes, and maps.


Highly recommended scholarly work

  - Michael W -

The author is a top-tier scholar. His commentary sets the Hebrew text alongside an English translation, with erudite, Jewish-slanted commentary. The book is technical, a tool rather than a homiletical ...

LibraryThing Review

  - ZacharyFarina - LibraryThing

This launched my religious education. All my study before that meant nothing, after reading this. Great book.

The Land of the Philistines 390
The Noachide Commandments 376