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    I really like Everett Fox's opening of Genesis a lot. I especially like "when the earth was wild and waste": it's a good attempt at retaini ...

  • Genesis 1 : 29

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    God said, “See, I give you every seed-bearing plant that is upon all the earth, and every tree that has seed-bearing fruit; they shall be yo ...

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    I just recently "discovered" Crumb's amazing rendering of Genesis! It really is a marvelous piece of work. There is a wonderful rawness to ...

  • Genesis 3 : 1

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    Now the serpent was the shrewdest of all the wild beasts that the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say: You shall no ...

  • Genesis 3 : 15

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    I will put enmityBetween you and the woman,And between your offspring and hers;They shall strike at your head,And you shall strike at their ...

  • Genesis 1 : 2

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    the earth being unformed and void, with darkness over the surface of the deep and a wind from God sweeping over the water— ...

  • Remark

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    P.S. Robert Alter's version is interesting as well: "When God began to create heaven and earth, and the earth then was welter and waste and ...

  • R. Crumb's Genesis

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    Underground comix illustrator, R. Crumb adapted Robert Alter's translation of the Book of Genesis into a lush black and white graphic novel. ...

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    Richard Elliott Friedman and the Stone Edition Tanakh both have: "In the beginning of God's creating..." Friedman says, "skies and the eart ...

  • Genetic Modification

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    Should genetically modified fruits and vegetables be allowed for consumption? I believe G-d put the plants and fruits on this planet and we ...

  • Interesting Start

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    Kinda gets straight into it - no "Introduction" or anything. I like it. ...

  • The Serpent

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    NJPS has "shrewdest," JPS 1917 has "subtle" (like the King James), and other versions have: cunning, crafty, and clever. Just wondering wha ...

  • Genesis 1 : 1

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    When God began to create heaven and earth— ...

  • Tohu vabohu

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    Most English translations lose the poetic feel of passages like this. The excellent English translation of the Torah by Everett Fox (The Fi ...

  • Translation

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    I was looking at the Hebrew of this passage...so why are they translating this "They" when clearly in the Hebrew text, it is a singular pron ...

  • In the Beginning G-d Created...Grammar Mistakes?

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    Sure enough, the first phrase of the Bible is grammatically incorrect, or at least it is according to most translations of the opening chapt ...

  • Genesis 9 : 27

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    May God enlarge Japheth,And let him dwell in the tents of Shem;And let Canaan be a slave to them.” ...

  • Genesis 9 : 6

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    Whoever sheds the blood of man,By man shall his blood be shed;For in His imageDid God make man. ...

  • Genesis 9 : 28

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    Noah lived after the Flood 350 years. ...

  • Genesis 9 : 29

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    And all the days of Noah came to 950 years; then he died. ...

  • Genesis 9 : 5

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    But for your own life-blood I will require a reckoning: I will require it of every beast; of man, too, will I require a reckoning for human ...

  • Genesis 9 : 2

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    The fear and the dread of you shall be upon all the beasts of the earth and upon all the birds of the sky—everything with which the earth is ...

  • Genesis 9 : 3

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    Every creature that lives shall be yours to eat; as with the green grasses, I give you all these. ...

  • Genesis 9 : 4

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    You must not, however, eat flesh with its life-blood in it. ...

  • Genesis 9 : 1

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    God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, “Be fertile and increase, and fill the earth. ...