AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Lannah Sawers-Diggins, im j hollingshead, iStephen Cafaro, iDavid Schwinghammer, iValerie publisher@nightengalepress.com, iSam Vaknin, iJay Dubya, i

  Home > Religion > Books Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Eliyahu ben David

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· 3 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: May, 2009

Eliyahu ben David, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.


Tsiyon Edition Targum Isaiah In English
by Eliyahu ben David  Dawn ben David 

Share this with your friends on FaceBook
Books by Eliyahu ben David
· The Messianic Revelation Series V1 Announcing: Judgment Day or Hebrew Roots
· Holy Order Restored
                >> View all

Category: 

Religion

Publisher:  Zarach ISBN-10:  096794712X Type: 
Pages: 

274

Copyright:  April 2, 2012 ISBN-13:  9780967947129
Non-Fiction

Amazon
Eliyahu ben David
Tsiyon Radio
Eliyahu ben David dot Com

Tsiyon Edition Targum Isaiah In English with Parallel Jewish and Christian Texts

A Divine Messiah? ..A Jewish Idea?

- Tzvi Nassi
, son of an Orthodox Jewish Rabbi, made an astounding discovery in Targum Isaiah, an ancient Jewish text authored around 30 BCE, credited to Jonathan Ben Uzziel. According to the Jewish Encyclopedia Jonathan ben Uzziel was "Hillel's most distinguished pupil". (Suk. 28a; B. B. 134a)

Tzvi Nassi was so impressed with the message of Targum Isaiah that he translated it into English. This new edition of that English translation, as it was faithfully translated from accepted Jewish sources, is published here with both Jewish and Christian parallel texts of Isaiah, for convenient comparison with the Targum.

Uncover the amazing truth for yourself that Tzvi Nassi was so excited about. What truth is that? Jonathan Ben Uzziel taught, and the early Synagogue believed in: a Divine Messiah! For example:

"The prophet said to the house of David, "For unto us a Child is born, unto us a Son is given, and He has taken the law upon Himself to keep it. His name is called from eternity, Wonderful, The mighty God, who liveth to eternity, the Messiah, whose peace shall be great upon us in His days."
(Isaiah 9:6 TTI)

As Tzvi Nassi exclaimed:

"If the doctrines of Jonathan Ben Uziel are considered by the Synagogue to be inspired [which they are], it follows that the present Jewish faith cannot be the faith of their fathers."

Jews, Christians, and Messianics will all be amazed by Targum Isaiah.  

Excerpt
Forward: Targum Isaiah Reveals the WORD
By Eliyahu ben David

Dawn and I, and our entire Tsiyon Team, are proud to bring you: Tsiyon Edition
Targum Isaiah In English With Parallel Jewish and Christian Texts, which may
be abbreviated as Tsiyon Targum Isaiah (TTI).

TTI was created to make Targum Isaiah accessible, at an affordable price, to all English speakers. While scholars will fi nd this to be a useful edition of Targum Isaiah, this volume was created with the ordinary person in mind. For that reason this forward assumes you know nothing at all about this or any Targum, and builds from there. If you know more, feel free to skim until you get to something that catches your attention.

What Are Targumim?

Targumim is technically the correct plural form of Targum, but English speakers commonly use Targums as the English plural, so we shall as well. Targums designate the Aramaic translations, paraphrases really, of the Tanakh (a/k/a/ “Old Testament”). When the remnant Jews returned to Israel from the Babylonian Exile, Aramaic gradually became dominant as the colloquial language, while Hebrew declined, eventually becoming the language of the schools and of worship.
To aid understanding of the predominantly Aramaic listeners, when a portion of the Hebrew Scriptures was read on the Sabbath an explanatory paraphrase – a Targum – was offered with it. The Targums thus arose to make the Scriptures more understandable to the Aramaic speaking Jews just before and after the turn of the first century.

The Targums paraphrase the Scriptures. A paraphrase expresses what is believed by the translator to be the meaning of the passage. This meaning can vary considerably from the literal word-for-word translation of the verses. A paraphrase is often more readable, and understandable, than a literal translation, if the translator
has a deep and correct understanding of the source material. However, one must
always remember that the translator may not be getting it right in some verses.
If the translator does not understand a verse correctly, then his paraphrase could mislead you, but in any case it will show you what the translator took the verse to mean.


Professional Reviews

Lifting Up Messiah
I was privileged to be a volunteer that worked on and actually participated in editing this volume. The Isaiah Targum has already been a life changing book for many including the Rabbi, who was the son of an Orthodox Jewish Rabbi, who translated it into English and became a believer in the Jewish Messiah as a result. Truth has that impact on those who are searching for it and this volume provides readers with a new insight to many old questions both from a secular, Jewish or Christian perspective. This volume is beautifully and masterfully laid out with two other well know versions of the book of Isaiah and will certainly provide those interested in serious study with a valuable and blessed tool. I highly recommend it!!! SB


Want to review or comment on this book?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!



Popular Religion Books
  1. Islam Attacks the Whore
  2. Two Women of the Apocalypse
  3. Suddenly Free, Rise of Evil
  4. Living a Muslim Life
  5. Get On Board and Stay On Board
  6. Who is the Antichrist
  7. Secrets of the Seven Churches
  8. The Seven Spirits
  9. Visions of God's Coming Judgments
  10. Grace With Skin On It/Grace With Power

Can't Wait To Go Back To Prison: A Prison Ministry Experience (Great G by John Domino

So many wonder...Why do men and women enjoy prison ministry so much? What good does this ministry really do? Inspiration and answers to these questions are found in the pages of th..  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.