טמונין פלשתאי לשון סתימה, ובלשון משנה (פסחים מב א) מטמטם את הלב: And Abimelech said to Isaac, "Go away from us, for you have become much stronger than we.". And avdei Yitzchak dug in the valley, and found there a well of mayim chayyim. דברים שאילו לא נכתבו ראויין הם להצטוות כגון גזל ושפיכות דמים: [Referring to] things that the evil inclination and the nations of the world argue against, e.g. The text on this page contains sacred literature. In his commentary on Genesis in The Oxford Jewish Study Bible, Dr. Jon Levenson, List Professor of Jewish Studies at the Harvard Divinity School, also believes that the plural in Genesis 1:26 "most likely reflects a setting in the divine council: God the King announces the proposed course of action to His cabinet of subordinate … וַיִּקְרָ֨א אֲבִימֶ֜לֶךְ לְיִצְחָ֗ק וַיֹּ֨אמֶר֙ אַ֣ךְ הִנֵּ֤ה אִשְׁתְּךָ֙ הִ֔וא וְאֵ֥יךְ אָמַ֖רְתָּ אֲחֹ֣תִי הִ֑וא וַיֹּ֤אמֶר אֵלָיו֙ יִצְחָ֔ק כִּ֣י אָמַ֔רְתִּי פֶּן־אָמ֖וּת עָלֶֽיהָ: And Abimelech said, "What have you done to us? 29 That thou wilt do us no ra'ah, just as we have not touched thee, and just as we have done unto thee nothing but tov, and have sent thee away in shalom; thou art now the Beruch Hashem (the blessed of Hashem). And Yitzchak said unto him, Because I said, Lest I die because of her. Genesis 11 Orthodox Jewish Bible 1 And the kol HaAretz was of one language and of devarim achadim (common words). Copyright 2002,2003,2008,2010, 2011 by Artists for Israel International. In ground hired for his use, and managed by himself: for it was anciently a great commendation, saith Cicero, to be a good husbandman. At the end of its comment on this verse, the NIV Study Bible provides a number of Bible sources from the Jewish scriptures to support its position that “God speaks as the Creator-king, … וַתִּֽהְיֶ֖יןָ מֹ֣רַת ר֑וּחַ לְיִצְחָ֖ק וּלְרִבְקָֽה: Heb. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines unto Gerar. —It seems to be natural to man to look upwards and address himself to his God. וְהִרְבֵּיתִ֤י אֶת־זַרְעֲךָ֙ כְּכֽוֹכְבֵ֣י הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וְנָתַתִּ֣י לְזַרְעֲךָ֔ אֵ֥ת כָּל־הָֽאֲרָצֹ֖ת הָאֵ֑ל וְהִתְבָּֽרֲכ֣וּ בְזַרְעֲךָ֔ כֹּ֖ל גּוֹיֵ֥י הָאָֽרֶץ: And they will bless themselves by your seed: A man tells his son, "May your children be like the children of Yitzchak". אף על פי שאינה חשובה כארץ ישראל עצמה, כארץ שבעה גויים: Even though it was not as it should have been, for it was a year of famine (Gen. Rabbah ad loc.). Prayer is speaking to God—on any subject, with any object, in any place, and in any way. וַעִבֻדָּה רַבָּה, much activity, in Old French ouvrene (enterprises). 1 And there was a ra'av (famine) in ha'aretz, besides the ra'av harishon that was in the days of Avraham. And the herdmen of Gerar did quarrel with Yitzchak's herdmen, saying, The mayim is ours; and he called the shem of the well Esek (Contention); because they disputed with him. ADONAI appeared to him and said, "Don't go down into Egypt, but live where I ... Read verse in The Complete Jewish Bible Isaac and Abimelech. ויש פותרין מרעהו מ' מיסוד התיבה, כמו (שופטים יד יא) שלשים מרעים דשמשון, כדי שתהיה תיבת ואחוזת דבוקה, אבל אין דרך ארץ לדבר על המלכות כן סיעת אוהביו, שאם כן כל סיעת אוהביו הוליך עמו ולא היה לו אלא סיעה אחת של אוהבים, לכן יש לפותרו כלשון הראשון. The prince Shechem rapes Dinah, whose brothers sack the city of … Genesis 26 Complete Jewish Bible (CJB). וַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֲבִימֶ֔לֶךְ מַה־זֹּ֖את עָשִׂ֣יתָ לָּ֑נוּ כִּ֠מְעַ֠ט שָׁכַ֞ב אַחַ֤ד הָעָם֙ אֶת־אִשְׁתֶּ֔ךָ וְהֵֽבֵאתָ֥ עָלֵ֖ינוּ אָשָֽׁם: Heb. And they rose up early in the boker, and swore one to another: and Yitzchak sent them away, and they departed from him in shalom. And there was a ra'av (famine) in ha'aretz, besides the ra'av harishon that was in the days of Avraham. עֵ֕קֶב אֲשֶׁר־שָׁמַ֥ע אַבְרָהָ֖ם בְּקֹלִ֑י וַיִּשְׁמֹר֙ מִשְׁמַרְתִּ֔י מִצְו‍ֹתַ֖י חֻקּוֹתַ֥י וְתֽוֹרֹתָֽי: [Referring to] decrees to distance [himself] from transgressing the warnings in the Torah, e.g. אִחֻזַת, an expression of a gathering or a band [of people] who are held (שֶׁנֶאֱחָזִין) together. [From Gen. Rabbah 64:10]. Please do not deface or discard. secondary prohibitions to prevent incest from occurring, and the Rabbinic decrees to safeguard the prohibitions of the Sabbath. אדם אומר לבנו יהא זרעך כזרעו של יצחק, וכן בכל המקרא. 31 And they rose up early in the boker, and swore one to another: and Yitzchak sent them away, and they departed from him in shalom. וַאִחֻזַת מֵרֵעֵהוּ, as the Targum renders: וְסִיעַת מֵרַחִמוֹהִי, a group of his friends [the “mem” meaning“of”](Gen. Rabbah 64:9). 15 For all the wells which avdei aviv had dug in the days of Avraham aviv, the Pelishtim had stopped them up, and filled them with dirt. וַיַּחְפְּרוּ֙ בְּאֵ֣ר אַחֶ֔רֶת וַיָּרִ֖יבוּ גַּם־עָלֶ֑יהָ וַיִּקְרָ֥א שְׁמָ֖הּ שִׂטְנָֽה: nuysemant in Old French (harm, wrong, injury). 16 And Avimelech said unto Yitzchak, Go from us; for thou art much mightier than we. ... Chabad.org is a division of the Chabad … 3 And they said one to another, Come, let us make brick, and bake them thoroughly. And there was a famine in the land, aside from the first famine that had been in the days of Abraham, and Isaac went to Abimelech the king of the Philistines, to Gerar. וַֽאֲבִימֶ֕לֶךְ הָלַ֥ךְ אֵלָ֖יו מִגְּרָ֑ר וַֽאֲחֻזַּת֙ מֵֽרֵעֵ֔הוּ וּפִיכֹ֖ל שַׂר־צְבָאֽוֹ: Heb. Genesis 4:26. וַיַּ֤עַשׂ לָהֶם֙ מִשְׁתֶּ֔ה וַיֹּֽאכְל֖וּ וַיִּשְׁתּֽוּ: And they arose early in the morning, and they swore one to the other, and Isaac escorted them, and they went away from him in peace. To tell us that the land was hard and that the year was a hard one. וַיַּשְׁכִּ֣ימוּ בַבֹּ֔קֶר וַיִּשָּֽׁבְע֖וּ אִ֣ישׁ לְאָחִ֑יו וַיְשַׁלְּחֵ֣ם יִצְחָ֔ק וַיֵּֽלְכ֥וּ מֵֽאִתּ֖וֹ בְּשָׁלֽוֹם: And it came to pass on that day, that Isaac's servants came and told him about the well that they had dug, and they said to him, "We have found water.". This use of the majestic plural in Genesis 3:22-24 is what is intended by the NIV Study Bible’s annotation on Genesis 1:26 (above). וַיֵּרָ֤א אֵלָיו֙ יְהֹוָ֔ה וַיֹּ֖אמֶר אַל־תֵּרֵ֣ד מִצְרָ֑יְמָה שְׁכֹ֣ן בָּאָ֔רֶץ אֲשֶׁ֖ר אֹמַ֥ר אֵלֶֽיךָ: For he had in mind to go down to Egypt as his father had gone down in the days of the famine. ורבותינו אמרו אומד זה למעשרות היה: And the man became great, and he grew constantly greater until he had grown very great. גזרות להרחקה על אזהרות שבתורה, כגון שניות לעריות ושבות לשבת: [Referring to] things, which, had they not been written, would have been fit to be commanded, e.g. And the same in all of Scripture. Its Hebrew name is the same as its first word, Bereshit ("In the beginning").. So he made a feast for them, and they ate and drank. ואל תתמה על תי"ו של ואחוזת ואף על פי שאין התיבה סמוכה, יש דוגמתה במקרא (תהלים ס יג) עזרת מצר, (ישעיה נא כא) ושכורת ולא מיין: Heb. וַיִּזְרַ֤ע יִצְחָק֙ בָּאָ֣רֶץ הַהִ֔וא וַיִּמְצָ֛א בַּשָּׁנָ֥ה הַהִ֖וא מֵאָ֣ה שְׁעָרִ֑ים וַיְבָֽרֲכֵ֖הוּ יְהֹוָֽה: [The land yielded an abundant harvest] even though it was not considered as esteemed as the Land of Israel itself, i.e., as the land of the seven nations (Gen. Rabbah 64:6). 7 And the anshei hamakom asked him about his isha; and he said, She is my achot; for he feared to say, She is my isha; lest, said he, the anshei hamakom should kill me for Rivkah; because she was beautiful to look upon. הבארות אשר חפרו בימי אברהם אביו. 14 For he had possession of tzon, and possession of herds, and many avadim; and the Pelishtim envied him. And they dug another well, and they quarreled about it also; so he named it Sitnah. [From Targum Onkelos]. לשון המראת רוח, כמו (דברים ט כד) ממרים הייתם כל מעשיהן היו לעצבון: for they worshipped idols. 26:28 And they said, We saw certainly that the LORD was with thee: and we said, Let there be now an oath betwixt us, even betwixt us and thee, and let us make a covenant with thee; 26:29 That thou wilt do us no hurt, as we have not touched thee, and as we have done unto thee nothing but good, and have sent thee away in … [Genesis Rabbah 12:10] יהי רקיע: יחזק הרקיע. וַיָּרִ֜יבוּ רֹעֵ֣י גְרָ֗ר עִם־רֹעֵ֥י יִצְחָ֛ק לֵאמֹ֖ר לָ֣נוּ הַמָּ֑יִם וַיִּקְרָ֤א שֵֽׁם־הַבְּאֵר֙ עֵ֔שֶׂק כִּ֥י הִתְעַשְּׂק֖וּ עִמּֽוֹ: They engaged with him about it with strife and contention. Genesis Chapter 26 1 And there was a famine in the land, beside the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. Parashah 1: B’resheet (In the beginning) 1:1–6:8 - In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. 17 And Yitzchak departed from there, and encamped in the valley of Gerar, and dwelt there. 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