Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 4

Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of the 4th chapter of the Megillat Ester, commonly known as the Book of Esther.  You'll probably know this as chapter 2, as some sections of the original Book of Esther were removed between the 7th and 11th centuries AD by the Masoretic scribes, and in the … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 4

Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 3

Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Ester (Esther) chapter 3.  What I call "chapter 3", you'll probably know as "chapter 1"; that's because several chapters of the original Book of Esther have been removed from most translations and relegated to "The Apocrypha".  See Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 1 and The … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 3

Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 2

Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Ester (commonly known as Esther) chapter 2.  As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them at the end.  You will NOT find this Chapter 2 in most Bibles (nor my Chapter 1).  Despite being part of the original text, they are excluded … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 2

Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 1

First off, my novelist sister rue202 (er. Ash Digest) has had her first novel published!  You can read about it (and find the link to it) on her post I'M PUBLISHED!!!. Two weeks ago, I finished posting the Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (commonly known as Genesis) with Chapter 50.  Today, I introduce my RET of the Book of Esther, … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Esther: Chapter 1

Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 50

Today (as the title suggests) I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 50, the final chapter (yikes!).  As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them after the chapter.  At the end is a list of where the Aleph/Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 50

Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 49

Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 49.  As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them after the chapter.  At the end is a list of where the Aleph-Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the main text. CHAPTER 49 1 And Ya'akov called … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 49

Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 48

Today I present my Restored English Translation (RET) of Beresheet (Genesis) chapter 48.  As usual, it contains the Hebrew names, with a glossary of them after the chapter.  At the end is a list of where the Aleph Tavs occur, as they are no longer included in the main text. (Note: to clarify, this is … Continue reading Restored English Translation of Genesis: Chapter 48