The Jerusalem Crown

One of the most beautiful and unique editions of the Hebrew Bible available today is the Jerusalem Crown. What is the Jerusalem Crown and where did it come from? The full name of the Jerusalem Crown is the Jerusalem Crown: The Bible of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (כתר ירושלים: תנ”ך האוניברסיטה העברית בירושלים). It was […]

JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh

The New JPS translation is one of the most important English translations of the Hebrew Bible available today. This translation comes in several different editions. The most useful edition is called the JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh. The JPS Hebrew-English Tanakh has the JPS translation and the Hebrew text of the Bible (Tanakh) on the same page, […]

A Reader’s Hebrew Bible

For beginning and early intermediate biblical scholars, one of the more useful tools for studying the Hebrew Bible is A Reader’s Hebrew Bible, edited by A. Philip Brown II and Bryan W. Smith. A Reader’s Hebrew Bible is not an interlinear bible, but a complete version of the Hebrew Bible that happens to contain glosses […]

Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia (BHS)

If you could only have one resource for biblical studies, BHS is it. In fact, if you are on this website, you probably already own a copy. What is BHS? BHS, or as it is known by its full name, Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia, is the most important version of the Hebrew Bible available today. It […]