Top Hebrew Bibles & Torah Scroll Replicas from Israel
Jews are known as the "People of the Book" - and our most sacred book and the very source of our peoplehood and tradition is the Hebrew Bible. Known in Hebrew as Tanach, the Bible consists of the Torah or the Five Books of Moses (also sometimes called a Chumash in printed versions), as well as the Prophets and Writings.
Our store carries a selection of Hebrew Bibles from the most renowned Israeli publishers, including editions with full English translations and commentary, as well as replicas of traditional Torah scrolls that include the entire Hebrew text of the Five Books of Moses, printed on paper rolls that resemble the parchment scrolls used in synagogues around the world. Any one of our wonderful Bible options will help you connect to and study the Scriptures and celebrate our people's special relationship with our holy texts!
To help guide your shopping, here are our top 10 Bible options from Israel:
1. Hebrew/English Koren Jerusalem Bible with Thumb Tabs
The perfect addition to any Jewish home, any family will treasure this magnificent Bible from trusted Israeli religious publisher Koren Jerusalem. One of the most highly acclaimed Hebrew-English Bibles ever published, it features a modern translation by leading Biblical scholars, an easy-to-read Hebrew font, and an array of helpful annotations, maps, charts, and illustrations. This bestseller will help you connect to Jewish tradition like no other!
2. Large Deluxe Torah Scroll Replica
Give your family or a special loved one an appreciation for our holy Scriptures with this amazing Torah scroll replica from the Land of Israel! Resembling an actual Torah scroll, this reproduction features the entire Hebrew text of the Five Books of Moses on a paper parchment with four wooden handles. It's adorned with an ornately embroidered velvet cover in the style of Ashkenazi tradition, available in either bordeaux or navy blue. It even comes in a box that opens up like a traditional Torah ark, with a decorative silver breastplate and Torah pointer included.
Looking for more options? Check out our Deluxe Torah Scroll Replica in other sizes here!
3. Deluxe Illuminated Hebrew-English Torah
If you're looking for an illustrated version of the Bible that'll wow your whole family, you need this illuminated Torah edition from acclaimed publisher Matan Arts. Printed in both Hebrew and English, it's shaped like the two tablets of the Ten Commandments when opened up, and features stunning artwork and colorful illustrations alongside the text of the Five Books of Moses. It's also adorned with gold ornamentation and lacquer finishing, making it one of the most beautiful and special books you'll ever own.
4. Compact Hebrew/English Koren Jerusalem Bible
Have the words of the Tanach with you wherever you go with this compact Hebrew-English Bible! This conveniently portable, travel-sized edition from famous Israeli publisher Koren Jerusalem will let you study Scriptures or read the Parshat HaShavua (weekly Torah portion) with ease while on the go. And what's more, it comes with all the features you'll love like a modern English translation by top Biblical scholars, an easy-to-follow Hebrew font, and informative annotations and illustrations.
5. Mini Torah Scroll Replica
For a kid-friendly, travel-sized version of the Torah that doesn't break the bank, check out our bestselling miniature Torah scroll replica! Highly affordable and standing at only 10 cm or 4 inches, it contains the entire Torah text in its original script printed on a high quality paper which you can roll through, while the scroll itself is held by wooden handles just like a traditional Torah scroll. The outside cover is made from a traditional, embroidered velvet fabric following the Ashkenazi tradition, in a choice of bordeaux or navy blue color.
6. Hebrew/English Agam Rainbow Torah
You'll set your bookshelf apart from all others with this premium, one-of-a-kind designer Torah from renowned Israeli artist Yaacov Agam. Printed in both Hebrew and English side-by-side, it boasts a magnificently designed rainbow-colored 3D polymorph cover, while each page is gilded with 24K gold leaf. This limited edition is signed and numbered by the artist himself, so get yours while supplies last!
7. The IDF Koren Classic Tanach
This compact-sized, all-Hebrew edition of the Tanach by Koren Jerusalem is used by Israeli soldiers when being sworn into their military service - and you too can have your very own IDF Tanach in order to feel connected to Israel, Jewish tradition, and the Israeli Army! This edition is also officially endorsed by the Israeli Ministry of Education and used in schools across the country. A special and masterful Bible that will be the perfect companion for your Torah study or prayer services.
8. Large Deluxe Sephardic Torah Scroll Replica
One of the most magnificent Biblical reproductions you can get from Israel is this large, Sephardic-style Torah scroll replica with its own silver tone breastplate and Torah pointer. It contains the entire Torah text in its original authentic script printed on high-quality paper, and comes in a beautiful Torah case in the style of the Sephardi tradition, featuring a velvet cover and elaborate ornamentation and embroideries. It makes a wonderful gift for Simchat Torah, a Bar or Bat Mitzvah, a housewarming for a new Jewish home, or any other special occasion.
Check out another version of the Deluxe Sephardic Torah Scroll Replica in size Small here!
9. Koren Talpiot Shabbat Chumash with Cover by Yair Emanuel
You can wonderfully enrich your Shabbat celebrations with this fantastic combined Chumash-Siddur from Koren Publishers Jerusalem! It contains the traditional Shabbat prayers in Hebrew with English instructions, as well as the entire text of the Chumash (Five Books of Moses), making it a convenient companion for synagogue or home prayer and study. And what's more, it features a beautifully vibrant Jerusalem cover designed by the renowned Israeli artist Yair Emanuel, so you can have an extra special connection to the Holy City and the Land of Israel every shabbat!
10. Koren Reader's Tanach with Handcrafted Brown Leather Cover
This masterful Hebrew Tanach by Koren Publishers Jerusalem is a favorite of synagogue prayer leaders and Torah readers, as it features a large and clear font that's perfect for public readings as well as study and preparation. It's considered one of the most accurate and trusted versions of the Hebrew Bible in existence, and is even formally endorsed by the Chief Rabbinate of Israel for synagogue Haftara readings. And, its sturdy, handcrafted leather cover will make it a long-lasting and cherished Bible in your personal collection or a stunning gift for a loved one.
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