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

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The word 'Holding' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (26 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (24 times). The word 'Holding' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Holding' 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 text583.3%
New text in NIV2011116.7%

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

Verses where Holding was removed

Job 1:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָלְכ֤וּ בָנָיו֙ וְעָשׂ֣וּ מִשְׁתֶּ֔ה בֵּ֖ית אִ֣ישׁ יוֹמ֑וֹ וְשָׁלְח֗וּ וְקָרְאוּ֙ לִשְׁלֹ֣שֶׁת לֶאֱכֹ֥ל וְלִשְׁתּ֖וֹת עִמָּהֶֽם׃
NIV1984His sons used to take turns holding feasts in their homes, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
TNIVHis sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
NIV2011His sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
Compared to NIV1984His sons used to takehold turns holding feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
Compared to TNIVHis sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.

Job 2:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתֹּ֤אמֶר לוֹ֙ אִשְׁתּ֔וֹ עֹדְךָ֖ מַחֲזִ֣יק בְּתֻמָּתֶ֑ךָ בָּרֵ֥ךְ אֱלֹהִ֖ים וָמֻֽת׃
NIV1984His wife said to him, "Are you still holding on to your integrity? Curse God and die!"
TNIVHis wife said to him, "Are you still maintaining your integrity? Curse God and die!"
NIV2011His wife said to him, "Are you still maintaining your integrity? Curse God and die!"
Compared to NIV1984His wife said to him, "Are you still holding on tomaintaining your integrity? Curse God and die!"
Compared to TNIVHis wife said to him, "Are you still maintaining your integrity? Curse God and die!"

Verses where Holding was added

Numbers 2:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִ֣ישׁ עַל־ דִּגְל֤וֹ בְאֹתֹת֙ לְבֵ֣ית אֲבֹתָ֔ם יַחֲנ֖וּ בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל מִנֶּ֕גֶד סָבִ֥יב לְאֹֽהֶל־ מוֹעֵ֖ד יַחֲנֽוּ׃
NIV1984"The Israelites are to camp around the Tent of Meeting some distance from it, each man under his standard with the banners of his family."
TNIV"The Israelites are to camp around the tent of meeting some distance from it, each of them under their standard and holding the banners of their family."
NIV2011"The Israelites are to camp around the tent of meeting some distance from it, each of them under their standard and holding the banners of their family."
Compared to NIV1984"The Israelites are to camp around the Tenttent of Meetingmeeting some distance from it, each manof them under histheir standard withand holding the banners of histheir family."
Compared to TNIV"The Israelites are to camp around the tent of meeting some distance from it, each of them under their standard and holding the banners of their family."

Numbers 35:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֡ם בְּאֶ֣בֶן יָד֩ אֲשֶׁר־ יָמ֨וּת בָּ֥הּ הִכָּ֛הוּ וַיָּמֹ֖ת רֹצֵ֣חַֽ ה֑וּא מ֥וֹת יוּמַ֖ת הָרֹצֵֽחַ׃
NIV1984Or if anyone has a stone in his hand that could kill, and he strikes someone so that he dies, he is a murderer; the murderer shall be put to death.
TNIVOr if anyone is holding a stone and strikes someone a fatal blow with it, that person is a murderer; the murderer is to be put to death.
NIV2011Or if anyone is holding a stone and strikes someone a fatal blow with it, that person is a murderer; the murderer is to be put to death.
Compared to NIV1984Or if anyone hasis holding a stone in his hand that could kill, and he strikes someone soa thatfatal heblow dieswith it, hethat person is a murderer; the murderer shallis to be put to death.
Compared to TNIVOr if anyone is holding a stone and strikes someone a fatal blow with it, that person is a murderer; the murderer is to be put to death.

Numbers 35:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSא֡וֹ בִּכְלִ֣י עֵֽץ־ יָד֩ אֲשֶׁר־ יָמ֨וּת בּ֥וֹ הִכָּ֛הוּ וַיָּמֹ֖ת רֹצֵ֣חַֽ ה֑וּא מ֥וֹת יוּמַ֖ת הָרֹצֵֽחַ׃
NIV1984Or if anyone has a wooden object in his hand that could kill, and he hits someone so that he dies, he is a murderer; the murderer shall be put to death.
TNIVOr if anyone is holding a wooden object and strikes someone a fatal blow with it, that person is a murderer; the murderer is to be put to death.
NIV2011Or if anyone is holding a wooden object and strikes someone a fatal blow with it, that person is a murderer; the murderer is to be put to death.
Compared to NIV1984Or if anyone hasis holding a wooden object in his hand that could kill, and hestrikes hits someone soa thatfatal heblow dieswith it, hethat person is a murderer; the murderer shallis to be put to death.
Compared to TNIVOr if anyone is holding a wooden object and strikes someone a fatal blow with it, that person is a murderer; the murderer is to be put to death.

Jeremiah 15:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאַ֣תְּ נָטַ֥שְׁתְּ אֹתִ֛י נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֖ה אָח֣וֹר תֵּלֵ֑כִי וָאַ֨ט אֶת־ יָדִ֤י עָלַ֙יִךְ֙ וָֽאַשְׁחִיתֵ֔ךְ נִלְאֵ֖יתִי הִנָּחֵֽם׃
NIV1984You have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will lay hands on you and destroy you; I can no longer show compassion.
TNIVYou have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will lay hands on you and destroy you; I am tired of holding back.
NIV2011You have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will reach out and destroy you; I am tired of holding back.
Compared to NIV1984You have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will layreach handsout on you and destroy you; I canam notired longerof showholding compassionback.
Compared to TNIVYou have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will layreach hands on youout and destroy you; I am tired of holding back.


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