Discover the rich meaning of the Bible through the Hebrew Roots of the Christian Faith

The Tree of Life Version (TLV) is a new Bible translation that speaks with a decidedly Jewish-friendly voice - a voice like the Bible authors themselves - to recover the authentic context of the Bible and the Christian faith.

This fresh, yet faithful translation of both the Old and New Testaments has been put together by an extraordinary team of expert Messianic Jewish and Christian scholars. The Messianic Jewish Family Bible will introduce you to the Hebraic roots and idioms of the original Scriptures and story of God’s people, all from a Jewish perspective.

Imagine a Diary Kept by Your Family for Thousands of Years


This exciting new Bible translation unites Old and New Covenant with a consistent Hebraic perspective. Translated directly from the original Greek and Hebrew texts and vetted by some of the best and brightest Messianic theologians and scholars, the translation is true to its original Hebraic roots and idiom.

This Bible introduces important Hebrew words that clarify scriptural meaning, restores names to their original Hebrew, and includes footnotes identifying Messianic prophecies as well as study notes written by Jonathan Bernis.

Designed to be readable for the whole family, we’re sure you will enjoy the Messianic Jewish Family Bible. 

What's Unique?

about the Messianic Jewish Family Bible

TLV Translation
Discover the rich meaning of the Bible with this faithful new translation that is accurate, readable, reverential, and true to the Hebrew roots of the Christian faith.

Inspiring Book Introductions

These special introductions include valuable information such as the book's author, theme, context, message, etc.

Weekly Torah Readings

Learn how to read the Bible rhythmically with the 54-week Torah Reading Cycle included throughout it's pages.

Storytelling Headings
Enjoy navigating through your Bible with well-described headings to your favorite sections of scripture.

101 Original Illustrations

Commissioned by the TLV Bible Society, these brand new pieces of artwork, hand-drawn by Michael Washer, are inserted right into the story so you can visually follow along.

Messianic Prophecy Footnotes
Find new routes to passages of scripture that point back to God's kingdom plan of redemption.

Hebrew Word Glossary
Studying the terms in the glossary will help you understand the vocabulary this Bible uses. It also exposes you to terms that can give deeper and richer meaning to the Bible.

Shabbat Family Prayers

Located in the Helps section are Shabbat blessings and liturgies for home and community use. Learn how to sing each melody by downloading the TLV Bible App and follow along.

Original Maps

Our maps bring to the forefront the journeys of Yeshua and Paul in their original context. In addition, this Bible includes a modern map of the state of Israel that is actually labeled "Israel"; not the "Holy Land" or "Palestine".

How does the TLV Read?

Now the earth was chaos and waste, darkness was on the surface of the deep, and the Ruach Elohim was hovering upon the surface of the water.

Genesis 1:2 TLV

He who dwells in the shelter of Elyon, will abide in the shadow of Shaddai.

Psalm 91:1 TLV

21 She will give birth to a son; and you shall call His name Yeshua, for He will save His people from their sins.”

Matthew 1:21 TLV

17 In it the righteousness of God is revealed, from trust to trust. As it is written, “But the righteous shall live by emunah.”

Romans 1:17 TLV

27 Shalom I leave you, My shalom I give to you; but not as the world gives! Do not let your heart be troubled or afraid.

John 14:27 TLV

Trust in Adonai with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding.

Proverbs 3:5 TLV

Israel's Family Diary,
Messiah's Family Tree

Find ancient secrets in the Hebraic perspective of Scripture and breathe new life into your walk with God as you explore the ancient Jewish routes back to the Tree of Life!

The Tree of Life Version (TLV) is the fruit of genuine Israel-lovers, embracing the connection between the Jewish and Christian worlds. Take a bite from the fruit of the Tree of Life. Taste and see that the Lord is good.

Messianic Jewish Illustrations

These pieces present Israel's family diary using Jewish context, imagery and culture. Additionally, the artist has worked tirelessly to make each portrayal as historically accurate as possible. From real hieroglyphics and linguistic reproductions to fabric patterns and landscapes – Michael Washer has poured himself out in pursuing his God-given passion for Biblical Illustrations.


What People are Saying

I LOVE the TLV!!!!! This was the first Bible I bought after I came to believe in the relevance of the Torah; it has brought the Word of God to life! It teaches the Hebrew terms necessary to understanding the Word of God, and it is very easy to read! I love it SO MUCH!!!! Just get it!!!😄👌🏻📜 #graftedin #lovetheTLV
Cody Lankford
Just got the Bible. And I cannot put It down. Thank You for this Gem!
David Tebbe‎
I’m really enjoying this bible version. I love the fact that it’s easy to read and help me fully understand the Hebrew roots of our Savior!
George Fields
This is an Awesome Study Bible when you are learning Hebrew words and the roots meanings. Has many extras that really help with understanding Adonai messages of love. Thank you so much for your labor of Creating an Bible with Hebrew for us English people seeking so much more of God.
Shannon Bergen
I received my Bible a year ago, and what a blessing it's been! It has opened up the Scriptures for me in a way that no other Bible has. I love how it constantly cross-references to other parts of the Bible, making it easier to find the relevant Scripture for the passage I'm studying.
Faith Brownlee
Thank you so very much for this excellent beautiful Bible! I am so very excited about reading it, it is as if I am reading the Bible for the first time.. through different eyes.. from a very different perspective.
Karen Wise

About the TLV Bible Society

Greenberg Family

Because viewing the whole Bible through an authentic Hebrew lens provides a deeper understanding of GOD’s faithfulness to every generation, we forged the Tree of Life Version (TLV).

By offering unique TLV Bible engagement tools, we create a shared language that reflects GOD’s Kingdom culture in our daily lives, and proclaims Yeshua (Jesus) to the world.

It is our goal to make the original language and culture of the Bible, and its salvation message, accessible through translation, art, and teaching.

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