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

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The word 'Swears' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (13 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (15 times). The word 'Swears' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Swears' 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 text375.0%
New text in NIV2011125.0%

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

Verses where Swears 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--

1 Kings 8:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֵת֩ אֲשֶׁ֨ר יֶחֱטָ֥א אִישׁ֙ לְרֵעֵ֔הוּ וְנָֽשָׁא־ ב֥וֹ אָלָ֖ה לְהַֽאֲלֹת֑וֹ וּבָ֗א אָלָ֛ה לִפְנֵ֥י מִֽזְבַּחֲךָ֖ בַּבַּ֥יִת הַזֶּֽה׃
NIV1984"When a man wrongs his neighbor and is required to take an oath and he comes and swears the oath before your altar in this temple,
TNIV"When anyone wrongs their neighbor and is required to take an oath and they come and swear the oath before your altar in this temple,
NIV2011"When anyone wrongs their neighbor and is required to take an oath and they come and swear the oath before your altar in this temple,
Compared to NIV1984"When aanyone man wrongs histheir neighbor and is required to take an oath and hethey comescome and swearsswear the oath before your altar in this temple,
Compared to TNIV"When anyone wrongs their neighbor and is required to take an oath and they come and swear the oath before your altar in this temple,

2 Chronicles 6:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ יֶחֱטָ֥א אִישׁ֙ לְרֵעֵ֔הוּ וְנָֽשָׁא־ ב֥וֹ אָלָ֖ה לְהַֽאֲלֹת֑וֹ וּבָ֗א אָלָ֛ה לִפְנֵ֥י מִֽזְבַּחֲךָ֖ בַּבַּ֥יִת הַזֶּֽה׃
NIV1984"When a man wrongs his neighbor and is required to take an oath and he comes and swears the oath before your altar in this temple,
TNIV"When anyone wrongs their neighbor and is required to take an oath and they come and swear the oath before your altar in this temple,
NIV2011"When anyone wrongs their neighbor and is required to take an oath and they come and swear the oath before your altar in this temple,
Compared to NIV1984"When aanyone man wrongs histheir neighbor and is required to take an oath and hethey comescome and swearsswear the oath before your altar in this temple,
Compared to TNIV"When anyone wrongs their neighbor and is required to take an oath and they come and swear the oath before your altar in this temple,

Verses where Swears was added

Psalms 10:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָמַ֣ר בְּ֭לִבּוֹ בַּל־ אֶמּ֑וֹט לְדֹ֥ר וָ֝דֹ֗ר אֲשֶׁ֣ר לֹֽא־ בְרָֽע׃
NIV1984He says to himself, "Nothing will shake me; I'll always be happy and never have trouble."
TNIVThey say to themselves, "Nothing will ever shake us." They swear, "No one will ever do us harm."
NIV2011He says to himself, "Nothing will ever shake me." He swears, "No one will ever do me harm."
Compared to NIV1984He says to himself, "Nothing will ever shake me; I'll." He alwaysswears, "No beone happywill andever neverdo haveme troubleharm."
Compared to TNIVTheyHe saysays to themselveshimself, "Nothing will ever shake usme." TheyHe swearswears, "No one will ever do usme harm."


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