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תהלים ו׳ | Psalms 6, translated by Rabbi Zalman Schachter Shalomi

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, z”l, included his translation of the prayer Psalms 6 in his Siddur Tehillat Hashem Yidaber Pi (2009). . . .

תהלים קל״ט | Psalms 139 for Ḳalends on the Winter Solstice, arranged by Aharon N. Varady

Psalms 139 in Hebrew with English translation — for the universal festival of Kalends beginning on the Winter Solstice. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Ph’qudei (Exodus 38:21-40:38): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Ph’qudei in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat b’Ḥuqotai (Leviticus 26:3-27:34): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat b’Ḥuqotai in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Ki Tetsei (Isaiah 54:1-10): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Ki Tetsei, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for the second day of Rosh haShanah (Jeremiah 31:1-19): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

This is an English translation of the Haftarah reading for the second day of Rosh Hashanah (Jeremiah 31:1-19), transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Aḥarei Mot (Ezekiel 22:1-19): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Aḥarei Mot, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Sh’mini (Leviticus 9:1-11:47): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Sh’mini in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

תהלים קמ״א | Psalms 141 by David, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 141 by David, in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Ki Tissa (Exodus 30:11-34:35): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Ki Tissa in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

The Megillah of Esther: An Original English Rendition Set to Trōp, by Ḥazzan Jack Kessler

The Megillah of Esther: An Original English Rendition (set to trop) by Ḥazzan Jack Kessler was first published in 1990. This second “version 2.0” edition was published in 2016. . . .

Torah Reading for Ḥol HaMo’ed Sukkot (Exodus 33:12-34:26): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

This is an English translation of the Torah reading for Ḥol HaMo’ed Sukkot (Exodus 33:12-34:26), transtropilized (a term coined by Fellman to describe texts where the Masoretic cantillation has been applied to the translation). This translation is based on the translations by H.L.Ginsberg, Stone Ed. Tanach, Jerusalem Bible, New King James Bible, and the JPS Tanach (both 1917 & 1999). . . .

תהלים קמ״ב | Psalms 142 by David, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 142 by David in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

תהלים קמ״ג | Psalms 143 by David, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 143 by David in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

תהלים קמ״ד | Psalms 144 by David, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 144 in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

תהלים ט״ו | Psalms 15, translated by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

Psalms 15 is read on special days of festive joy in place of Taḥanun. Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, z”l, included his translation of Psalms 15 in his Siddur Tehillat Hashem Yidaber Pi (2009). To the best of my ability, I have set his translation side-by-side with the verses comprising the Psalm. –Aharon N. Varady . . .

תהלים כ״ה | Psalms 25, translated by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi z”l

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, z”l, included his translation of Psalms 25 in his Siddur Tehillat Hashem Yidaber Pi (2009) for days on which Taḥanun is practiced after the morning Amidah. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Ki Tissa (1 Kings 18:1-39): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Ki Tissa in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Va’era (Ezekiel 28:25-29:21): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Va’era, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

תהלים ס״ז | Psalms 67 (interpretive translation by Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, z”l)

This English translation of Psalms 30 by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi z”l, was first published in his Siddur Tehillat Hashem Yidaber Pi (2009). Versification by Aharon Varady. . . .

תהלים קמ״ט | Psalms 149, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 149 in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

תהלים ק״נ | Psalms 150, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 150 in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

תהלים פ״ד | Psalms 84 for the children of Qoraḥ, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 84 in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

אַשְׁרֵי | Ashrei (Psalms 145), arranged by Aharon N. Varady

Ashrei, complete with introductory verses and a lost verse to complete the acrostic from the Chronicle of Gad the Seer. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Tazria (Leviticus 12:1-13:59): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Tazria in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Ph’qudei & Sukkot Day 2 (1 Kings 7:51-8:21): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Ph’qudei, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Metsora (Leviticus 14:1-15:33): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Metsora in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Shabbat Maḥar Ḥodesh (1 Samuel 20:18-42): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for shabbatot that coincide with erev Rosh Ḥodesh, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Aḥarei Mōt (Leviticus 16:1-18:30): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Aḥarei Mōt in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Vayera (2 Kings 4:1-37): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Vayera in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat beHar (Jeremiah 32:6-27): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat beHar, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Qedoshim (Amos 9:7-15 [Ashkenazim]): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Qedoshim according to Ashkenazi custom, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Shemini (2 Samuel 6:1-7:17): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Shemini, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Emor (Leviticus 21:1-24:23): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Emor in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Tazria (2 Kings 4:42-5:19): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Tazria, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat b’Har (Leviticus 25:1-26:2): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat b’Har in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Metsora (2 Kings 7:3-20): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Metsora, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Shabbat Shqalim (2 Kings 11:17-12:17): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Shabbat Shqalim preceding Rosh Ḥodesh Adar, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat b’Ḥuqotai (Jeremiah 16:19-17:14): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat b’Ḥuqotai, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Shabbat Parah (Ezekiel 36:16-38): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Shabbat Parah (after Purim, preceding Shabbat haḤodesh), in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Yom Kippur morning (Leviticus 16:1-34): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

Transtropilation of an English translation for the morning Torah reading on Yom Kippur (Leviticus 16:1-34), by Len Fellman. . . .

תהלים קמ״ה | Psalms 145 by David, translated by Isaac Gantwerk Mayer

Psalms 145 in Hebrew with English translation. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Bamidbar (Numbers 1:1-4:20): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Bamidbar in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Shabbat Ḥol haMo’ed Pesaḥ (Ezekiel 36:37-37:17): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Shabbat Ḥol haMo’ed Pesaḥ, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת נָשֹׂא | Parashat Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Naso, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Vayigash (Ezekiel 37:15-28): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Vayigash, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת בְּהַעֲלֹתְךָ | Parashat b’Ha’alotekha (Numbers 8:1-12:16), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat b’Ha’alotekha, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Mishpatim (Jeremiah 34:8-22 & 33:25-26): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Mishpatim, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת שְׁלַח | Parashat Shlaḥ (Numbers 13:1-15:41), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Shlaḥ, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Bo (Jeremiah 46:13-28): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Bo in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

תהלים קל״ט | Psalms 139, interpretive translation by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

Psalms 139 in Hebrew with an interpretive translation in English by Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, z”l. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Vayetsei (Nusaḥ Sefarad: Hosea 11:7-12:12; Ashkenaz: Hosea 12:13-14:10): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Vayetsei, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת קֹרַח | Parashat Qoraḥ (Numbers 16:1-18:32), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Qoraḥ, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Naso in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת חֻקַּת | Parashat Ḥuqat (Numbers 19:1-22:1), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Ḥuqat, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat b’Shalaḥ (Judges 4:4-5:31): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat b’Shalaḥ, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Beha’alotekha (Numbers 8:1-12:16): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat b’Ha’alotekha in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת בָּלָק | Parashat Balaq (Numbers 22:2-25:9), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Balaq, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Shlaḥ (Numbers 13:1-15:41): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Shlaḥ in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת פִּינְחָס‏ | Parashat Pinḥas (Numbers 25:10-30:1), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Pinḥas, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Shlaḥ (Joshua 2:1-24): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Shlaḥ in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Qoraḥ (Numbers 16:1-18:32): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Qoraḥ in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת מַטּוֹת | Parashat Matōt (Numbers 30:2-32:42), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Matot, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Ḥol haMo’ed Shabbat Sukkot (Ezekiel 38:18-39:16): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Ḥol haMo’ed Shabbat Sukkot, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Ḥuqat (Numbers 19:1-22:1): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Ḥuqat in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת מַסְעֵי | Parashat Mas’ei (Numbers 33:1-36:13), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Masei, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Balaq (Numbers 22:2-25:9): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Balaq in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת דְבָרִים | Parashat Devarim (Deuteronomy 1:1-3:22), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Devarim, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Pinḥas (Numbers 25:10-30:1): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Pinḥas in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת וָאֶתְחַנַּן | Parashat va’Etḥanan (Deuteronomy 3:23-7:11), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat va’Etḥanan, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת כִּי־תֵצֵא | Parashat Ki Tetsei (Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Ki Tetsei, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Matōt (Numbers 30:2-32:42): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Matot in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת עֵקֶב | Parashat Éqev (Deuteronomy 7:12-11:25), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Éqev, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Mas’ei (Numbers 33:1-36:13): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Mas’ei in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Ki Tetsei (Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Ki Tetsei in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Noaḥ (Isaiah 54:1-55:5): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Noaḥ in English Translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat R’éh (Isaiah 54:11-55:5): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat R’éh, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת כִּי־תָבוֹא | Parashat Ki Tavō (Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Ki Tavo, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Ki Tavo (Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Ki Tavo in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

דברים כ״ז | Blessings and Curses on the Mountains (Deuteronomy 27): the third reading for the Sigd festival

The third reading for the Sigd festival, Blessings and Curses on the Mountains (Deuteronomy 27). . . .

Haftarah Reading for Minḥah on Fast Days (Isaiah 55:6-56:8): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for the Minḥah service on fast days, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת נִצָּבִים | Parashat Nitsavim (Deuteronomy 29:9-30:20), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Nitsavim, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Yom Kippur morning (Isaiah 57:14-58:14): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

This is an English translation of the Haftarah reading for Yom Kippur (Isaiah 57:14-58:14), transtropilized (a term coined by Fellman to describe texts where the Masoretic cantillation has been applied to the translation). . . .

Haftarah Reading for the Second Day of Pesaḥ (2 Kings 23:1-9 & 23:21-25): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for the second day of Pesaḥ, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Nitsavim (Deuteronomy 29:9-30:20): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Nitsavim in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת וַיֵּלֶךְ | Parashat Vayelekh (Deuteronomy 31:1-30), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Vayelekh, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat T’tsaveh (Ezekiel 43:10-27): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat T’tsaveh, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

תהלים כז | A D’var Tefillah on Zombies, Elul, and Psalms 27 by Rabbi Jessica Minnen

As the month of Elul wanes, we are preparing. We prepare for the new moon, we prepare for Rosh Hashanah, and we prepare for the zombie invasion. I have it on good authority, as do you, that the onslaught is imminent. The alarm blares every morning — a shofar blast and a warning… . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Vayelekh (Deuteronomy 31:1-30): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Vayelekh in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Yom Kippur morning (Isaiah 57:14-58:14), a slightly midrashic translation by Arthur O. Waskow

As we move not just toward a new “year” (shanah) but toward a moment when repetition (sheni) becomes transformation (shinui), I hope we will remember the roots of Jewish renewal in the upheavals of the 1960s as well as the upheavals of the 1760s, the roots of Judaism in the great “political” speeches of the Prophets, and the teachings of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, who said that in a great civil rights march his legs were praying, and who argued again and again that “spirituality” and “politics” cannot be severed. As Heschel also said, “Prayer is meaningless unless it is subversive.” . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Ki Tavo (Isaiah 60:1-22): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Ki Tavo, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

תהלים ק״נ בלשון לאדינו | Psalms 150 in Ladino (Estampado por Ǧ. Griffit, ca. 1852/3)

The Masoretic text of Psalms 150 set side-by-side with a Ladino translation published ca. 1852 in Izmir, Turkey. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת הַאֲזִינוּ | Parashat Haazinu (Deuteronomy 32:1-52), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat Haazinu, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Nitsavim (Isaiah 61:10-63:9): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Nitsavim, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Shabbat Rosh Ḥodesh (Isaiah 66): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for shabbatot that coincide with Rosh Ḥodesh, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Torah Reading for Parashat Haazinu (Deuteronomy 32:1-52): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

A Torah reading of Parashat Haazinu in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

פָּרָשַׁת וְזֹאת הַבְּרָכָה | Parashat v’Zōt haBrakhah (Deuteronomy 33:1-34:12), color-coded according to its narrative layers

The text of parashat v’Zot haBrakhah, distinguished according to the stratigraphic layers of its composition according to the Supplementary Hypothesis. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Vayelekh (Hoshea 14:2-10, Mikhah 7:18-20, Yoel 2:15-27): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for Parashat Nitsavim, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for Parashat Emor (Ezekiel 44:15-31): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The hafatarah reading for Parashat Emor, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .

Haftarah Reading for the Eighth Day of Pesaḥ (Isaiah 10:32-12:6): Chantable English translation with trōp, by Len Fellman

The haftarah reading for the eighth day of Pesaḥ, in English translation, transtropilized. . . .


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