The Wisdom of Ben Sira. Resources for Study

Ben Sira 50

Here are copies of Crispin Fletcher-Louis’ annotated translations of the Hebrew and Greek of Ben Sira/Sirach 50. The text is laid out to show its seven-fold structure and the many allusions and references to older scriptures.

The Hebrew of Ben Sira 49:14–50:29

The Greek of Sirach 49:14–50:29

Photographs, a translation of all available Hebrew manuscripts and additional resources are available at