Verses where 'embrace' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Embrace' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (6 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (5 times). The word 'Embrace' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Embrace' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 to make the NIV2011. If the word was moved around (for example if the grammar was changed) in the verse it will not be listed below, this page only lists where words have been added or removed.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
Uses TNIV text133.3%
New text in NIV2011266.7%

Please note: The above statistics are compiled at the level of the entire verse text, not the word level.

Verses where Embrace was removed

Proverbs 3:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֵץ־ חַיִּ֣ים הִ֭יא לַמַּחֲזִיקִ֣ים בָּ֑הּ וְֽתֹמְכֶ֥יהָ מְאֻשָּֽׁר׃
NIV1984She is a tree of life to those who embrace her; those who lay hold of her will be blessed.
TNIVShe is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.
NIV2011She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.
Compared to NIV1984She is a tree of life to those who embracetake hold of her; those who lay hold of her fast will be blessed.
Compared to TNIVShe is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.

Verses where Embrace was added

Isaiah 2:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֣י נָטַ֗שְׁתָּה עַמְּךָ֙ בֵּ֣ית יַעֲקֹ֔ב כִּ֤י מָלְאוּ֙ מִקֶּ֔דֶם וְעֹֽנְנִ֖ים כַּפְּלִשְׁתִּ֑ים וּבְיַלְדֵ֥י נָכְרִ֖ים יַשְׂפִּֽיקוּ׃
NIV1984You have abandoned your people, the house of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and clasp hands with pagans.
TNIVYou have abandoned your people, the house of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and clasp hands with pagans.
NIV2011You, LORD, have abandoned your people, the descendants of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and embrace pagan customs.
Compared to NIV1984You , LORD, have abandoned your people, the housedescendants of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and claspembrace handspagan with paganscustoms.
Compared to TNIVYou , LORD, have abandoned your people, the housedescendants of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and claspembrace handspagan with paganscustoms.

Micah 3:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוָאֹמַ֗ר שִׁמְעוּ־ נָא֙ רָאשֵׁ֣י יַעֲקֹ֔ב וּקְצִינֵ֖י בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל הֲל֣וֹא לָכֶ֔ם לָדַ֖עַת אֶת־ הַמִּשְׁפָּֽט׃
NIV1984Then I said, "Listen, you leaders of Jacob, you rulers of the house of Israel. Should you not know justice,
TNIVThen I said, "Listen, you leaders of Jacob, you rulers of the house of Israel. Should you not know justice,
NIV2011Then I said, "Listen, you leaders of Jacob, you rulers of Israel. Should you not embrace justice,
Compared to NIV1984Then I said, "Listen, you leaders of Jacob, you rulers of the house of Israel. Should you not knowembrace justice,
Compared to TNIVThen I said, "Listen, you leaders of Jacob, you rulers of the house of Israel. Should you not knowembrace justice,


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