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

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The word 'Finds' occurs 7 times less often in the NIV2011 (38 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (45 times). The word 'Finds' was removed in 9 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Finds' 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 text866.7%
New text in NIV2011433.3%

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

Verses where Finds was removed

Leviticus 6:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֽוֹ־ מָצָ֧א אֲבֵדָ֛ה וְכִ֥חֶשׁ בָּ֖הּ וְנִשְׁבַּ֣ע עַל־ שָׁ֑קֶר עַל־ אַחַ֗ת מִכֹּ֛ל אֲשֶׁר־ יַעֲשֶׂ֥ה הָאָדָ֖ם לַחֲטֹ֥א בָהֵֽנָּה׃
NIV1984or if he finds lost property and lies about it, or if he swears falsely, or if he commits any such sin that people may do--
TNIVor if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit--
NIV2011or if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit--
Compared to NIV1984or if hethey findsfind lost property and lieslie about it, or if hethey swearsswear falsely, or ifabout he commits any such sin that people may docommit--
Compared to TNIVor if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit--

Judges 9:33

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וְהָיָ֤ה בַבֹּ֙קֶר֙ כִּזְרֹ֣חַ הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ תַּשְׁכִּ֖ים וּפָשַׁטְתָּ֣ עַל־ הָעִ֑יר וְהִנֵּה־ ה֞וּא וְהָעָ֤ם אֲשֶׁר־ אִתּוֹ֙ יֹצְאִ֣ים אֵלֶ֔יךָ וְעָשִׂ֣יתָ לּ֔וֹ כַּאֲשֶׁ֖ר תִּמְצָ֥א יָדֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984In the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, do whatever your hand finds to do."
TNIVIn the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, do whatever your hand finds to do."
NIV2011In the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, seize the opportunity to attack them."
Compared to NIV1984In the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, doseize whateverthe youropportunity hand finds to doattack them."
Compared to TNIVIn the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, doseize whateverthe youropportunity hand finds to doattack them."

Job 33:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיֶעְתַּ֤ר אֶל־ אֱל֨וֹהַּ ׀ וַיִּרְצֵ֗הוּ וַיַּ֣רְא פָּ֭נָיו בִּתְרוּעָ֑ה וַיָּ֥שֶׁב לֶ֝אֱנ֗וֹשׁ צִדְקָתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984He prays to God and finds favor with him, he sees God's face and shouts for joy; he is restored by God to his righteous state.
TNIVthen they can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God's face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being.
NIV2011then that person can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God's face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being.
Compared to NIV1984Hethen praysthat person can pray to God and findsfind favor with him, hethey seeswill see God's face and shoutsshout for joy; he iswill restoredrestore bythem God to hisfull righteous statewell-being.
Compared to TNIVthen theythat person can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God's face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being.

Psalms 112:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַ֥לְלוּ יָ֨הּ ׀ אַשְׁרֵי־ אִ֭ישׁ יָרֵ֣א אֶת־ יְהוָ֑ה בְּ֝מִצְוֺתָ֗יו חָפֵ֥ץ מְאֹֽד׃
NIV1984Praise the LORD. Blessed is the man who fears the LORD, who finds great delight in his commands.
TNIVPraise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.
NIV2011Praise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.
Compared to NIV1984Praise the LORD. Blessed isare thethose man who fearsfear the LORD, who findsfind great delight in his commands.
Compared to TNIVPraise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.

Proverbs 3:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַשְׁרֵ֣י אָ֭דָם מָצָ֣א חָכְמָ֑ה וְ֝אָדָ֗ם יָפִ֥יק תְּבוּנָֽה׃
NIV1984Blessed is the man who finds wisdom, the man who gains understanding,
TNIVBlessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding,
NIV2011Blessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding,
Compared to NIV1984Blessed isare thethose man who findsfind wisdom, thethose man who gainsgain understanding,
Compared to TNIVBlessed are those who find wisdom, those who gain understanding,

Proverbs 8:35

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֣י מֹ֭צְאִי חַיִּ֑ים וַיָּ֥פֶק רָ֝צ֗וֹן מֵיְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984For whoever finds me finds life and receives favor from the LORD.
TNIVFor those who find me find life and receive favor from the LORD.
NIV2011For those who find me find life and receive favor from the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984For whoeverthose findswho find me findsfind life and receivesreceive favor from the LORD.
Compared to TNIVFor those who find me find life and receive favor from the LORD.

Proverbs 18:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹֽא־ יַחְפֹּ֣ץ כְּ֭סִיל בִּתְבוּנָ֑ה כִּ֝֗י אִֽם־ בְּהִתְגַּלּ֥וֹת לִבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A fool finds no pleasure in understanding but delights in airing his own opinions.
TNIVFools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.
NIV2011Fools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.
Compared to NIV1984AFools foolfind finds no pleasure in understanding but delightsdelight in airing histheir own opinions.
Compared to TNIVFools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions.

Proverbs 20:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמֵ֭חֹרֶף עָצֵ֣ל לֹא־ יַחֲרֹ֑שׁ בַּקָּצִ֣יר וָאָֽיִן׃
NIV1984A sluggard does not plow in season; so at harvest time he looks but finds nothing.
TNIVSluggards do not plow in season; so at harvest time they look but find nothing.
NIV2011Sluggards do not plow in season; so at harvest time they look but find nothing.
Compared to NIV1984ASluggards sluggarddo does not plow in season; so at harvest time hethey lookslook but findsfind nothing.
Compared to TNIVSluggards do not plow in season; so at harvest time they look but find nothing.

1 Corinthians 14:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐπεὶ ἐὰν ⸀εὐλογῇς ⸀πνεύματι, ὁ ἀναπληρῶν τὸν τόπον τοῦ ἰδιώτου πῶς ἐρεῖ τὸ Ἀμήν ἐπὶ τῇ σῇ εὐχαριστίᾳ; ἐπειδὴ τί λέγεις οὐκ οἶδεν·
SBLGNT apparatusεὐλογῇς WH Treg NIV ] εὐλογήσῃς RP • πνεύματι Treg] ἐν πνεύματι WH NIV; τῷ πνεύματι RP
NIV1984If you are praising God with your spirit, how can one who finds himself among those who do not understand say "Amen" to your thanksgiving, since he does not know what you are saying?
TNIVOtherwise when you are praising God in the Spirit, how can the others, who are now put in the same situation as an inquirer, say "Amen" to your thanksgiving, since they do not know what you are saying?
NIV2011Otherwise when you are praising God in the Spirit, how can someone else, who is now put in the position of an inquirer, say "Amen" to your thanksgiving, since they do not know what you are saying?
Compared to NIV1984IfOtherwise when you are praising God within yourthe spiritSpirit, how can onesomeone else, who findsis himselfnow amongput thosein whothe doposition notof understandan inquirer, say "Amen" to your thanksgiving, since hethey doesdo not know what you are saying?
Compared to TNIVOtherwise when you are praising God in the Spirit, how can thesomeone otherselse, who areis now put in the sameposition situation asof an inquirer, say "Amen" to your thanksgiving, since they do not know what you are saying?

Verses where Finds was added

Leviticus 13:36

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְרָאָ֙הוּ֙ הַכֹּהֵ֔ן וְהִנֵּ֛ה פָּשָׂ֥ה הַנֶּ֖תֶק בָּע֑וֹר לֹֽא־ יְבַקֵּ֧ר הַכֹּהֵ֛ן לַשֵּׂעָ֥ר הַצָּהֹ֖ב טָמֵ֥א הֽוּא׃
NIV1984the priest is to examine him, and if the itch has spread in the skin, the priest does not need to look for yellow hair; the person is unclean.
TNIVthe priest is to examine them, and if he finds that the sore has spread in the skin, he does not need to look for yellow hair; they are unclean.
NIV2011the priest is to examine them, and if he finds that the sore has spread in the skin, he does not need to look for yellow hair; they are unclean.
Compared to NIV1984the priest is to examine himthem, and if he finds that the itchsore has spread in the skin, thehe priest does not need to look for yellow hair; thethey person isare unclean.
Compared to TNIVthe priest is to examine them, and if he finds that the sore has spread in the skin, he does not need to look for yellow hair; they are unclean.

Proverbs 10:32

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשִׂפְתֵ֣י צַ֭דִּיק יֵדְע֣וּן רָצ֑וֹן וּפִ֥י רְ֝שָׁעִ֗ים תַּהְפֻּכֽוֹת׃
NIV1984The lips of the righteous know what is fitting, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.
TNIVThe lips of the righteous know what finds favor, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.
NIV2011The lips of the righteous know what finds favor, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.
Compared to NIV1984The lips of the righteous know what isfinds fittingfavor, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.
Compared to TNIVThe lips of the righteous know what finds favor, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse.

Proverbs 11:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֵּן־ צְדָקָ֥ה לְחַיִּ֑ים וּמְרַדֵּ֖ף רָעָ֣ה לְמוֹתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The truly righteous man attains life, but he who pursues evil goes to his death.
TNIVTruly the righteous attain life, but those who pursue evil go to their death.
NIV2011Truly the righteous attain life, but whoever pursues evil finds death.
Compared to NIV1984TheTruly trulythe righteous manattain attains life, but hewhoever who pursues evil goes to hisfinds death.
Compared to TNIVTruly the righteous attain life, but thosewhoever whopursues pursue evil go to theirfinds death.


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