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

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The word 'Use' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (89 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (86 times). The word 'Use' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Use' 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 text1090.9%
New text in NIV201119.1%

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

Verses where Use was removed

Numbers 8:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהַלְוִיִּם֙ יִסְמְכ֣וּ אֶת־ יְדֵיהֶ֔ם עַ֖ל רֹ֣אשׁ הַפָּרִ֑ים וַ֠עֲשֵׂה אֶת־ הָאֶחָ֨ד חַטָּ֜את וְאֶת־ הָאֶחָ֤ד עֹלָה֙ לַֽיהוָ֔ה לְכַפֵּ֖ר עַל־ הַלְוִיִּֽם׃
NIV1984"After the Levites lay their hands on the heads of the bulls, use the one for a sin offering to the LORD and the other for a burnt offering, to make atonement for the Levites.
TNIV"Then the Levites are to lay their hands on the heads of the bulls, using one for a sin offering to the LORD and the other for a burnt offering, to make atonement for the Levites.
NIV2011"Then the Levites are to lay their hands on the heads of the bulls, using one for a sin offering to the LORD and the other for a burnt offering, to make atonement for the Levites.
Compared to NIV1984"AfterThen the Levites are to lay their hands on the heads of the bulls, use theusing one for a sin offering to the LORD and the other for a burnt offering, to make atonement for the Levites.
Compared to TNIV"Then the Levites are to lay their hands on the heads of the bulls, using one for a sin offering to the LORD and the other for a burnt offering, to make atonement for the Levites.

Proverbs 17:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלָמָּה־ זֶּ֣ה מְחִ֣יר בְּיַד־ כְּסִ֑יל לִקְנ֖וֹת חָכְמָ֣ה וְלֶב־ אָֽיִן׃
NIV1984Of what use is money in the hand of a fool, since he has no desire to get wisdom?
TNIVWhy should fools have money in hand to buy wisdom, when they are not able to understand it?
NIV2011Why should fools have money in hand to buy wisdom, when they are not able to understand it?
Compared to NIV1984OfWhy whatshould usefools ishave money in the hand ofto abuy foolwisdom, sincewhen hethey hasare nonot desireable to getunderstand wisdomit?
Compared to TNIVWhy should fools have money in hand to buy wisdom, when they are not able to understand it?

Ezekiel 45:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכֹּ֚ל הָעָ֣ם הָאָ֔רֶץ יִהְי֖וּ אֶל־ הַתְּרוּמָ֣ה הַזֹּ֑את לַנָּשִׂ֖יא בְּיִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984All the people of the land will participate in this special gift for the use of the prince in Israel.
TNIVAll the people of the land will be required to give this special offering to the prince in Israel.
NIV2011All the people of the land will be required to give this special offering to the prince in Israel.
Compared to NIV1984All the people of the land will participatebe inrequired to give this special giftoffering for the use ofto the prince in Israel.
Compared to TNIVAll the people of the land will be required to give this special offering to the prince in Israel.

Romans 12:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἔχοντες δὲ χαρίσματα κατὰ τὴν χάριν τὴν δοθεῖσαν ἡμῖν διάφορα, εἴτε προφητείαν κατὰ τὴν ἀναλογίαν τῆς πίστεως,
NIV1984We have different gifts, according to the grace given us. If a man's gift is prophesying, let him use it in proportion to his faith.
TNIVWe have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith;
NIV2011We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith;
Compared to NIV1984We have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If ayour man's gift is prophesying, letthen himprophesy use it in proportionaccordance towith hisyour faith.;
Compared to TNIVWe have different gifts, according to the grace given to each of us. If your gift is prophesying, then prophesy in accordance with your faith;

Verses where Use was added

2 Kings 12:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר יְהוֹאָ֜שׁ אֶל־ הַכֹּהֲנִ֗ים כֹּל֩ כֶּ֨סֶף הַקֳּדָשִׁ֜ים אֲשֶׁר־ יוּבָ֤א בֵית־ יְהוָה֙ כֶּ֣סֶף עוֹבֵ֔ר אִ֕ישׁ כֶּ֥סֶף נַפְשׁ֖וֹת עֶרְכּ֑וֹ כָּל־ כֶּ֗סֶף אֲשֶׁ֤ר יַֽעֲלֶה֙ עַ֣ל לֶב־ אִ֔ישׁ לְהָבִ֖יא בֵּ֥ית יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984Let every priest receive the money from one of the treasurers, and let it be used to repair whatever damage is found in the temple."
TNIVLet every priest receive the money from one of the treasurers, then use it to repair whatever damage is found in the temple."
NIV2011Let every priest receive the money from one of the treasurers, then use it to repair whatever damage is found in the temple."
Compared to NIV1984Let every priest receive the money from one of the treasurers, andthen letuse it be used to repair whatever damage is found in the temple."
Compared to TNIVLet every priest receive the money from one of the treasurers, then use it to repair whatever damage is found in the temple."

Psalms 19:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSי֣וֹם לְ֭יוֹם יַבִּ֣יעַֽ אֹ֑מֶר וְלַ֥יְלָה לְּ֝לַ֗יְלָה יְחַוֶּה־ דָּֽעַת׃
NIV1984There is no speech or language where their voice is not heard.
TNIVThey have no speech, they use no words; no sound is heard from them.
NIV2011They have no speech, they use no words; no sound is heard from them.
Compared to NIV1984ThereThey ishave no speech, they oruse languageno wherewords; no theirsound voice is not heard from them.
Compared to TNIVThey have no speech, they use no words; no sound is heard from them.

Isaiah 28:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֶ֣חֶם יוּדָ֔ק כִּ֛י לֹ֥א לָנֶ֖צַח אָד֣וֹשׁ יְדוּשֶׁ֑נּוּ וְ֠הָמַם גִּלְגַּ֧ל עֶגְלָת֛וֹ וּפָרָשָׁ֖יו לֹֽא־ יְדֻקֶּֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984Grain must be ground to make bread; so one does not go on threshing it forever. Though he drives the wheels of his threshing cart over it, his horses do not grind it.
TNIVGrain must be ground to make bread; so one does not go on threshing it forever. The wheels of a threshing cart may be rolled over it, but one does not use horses to grind grain.
NIV2011Grain must be ground to make bread; so one does not go on threshing it forever. The wheels of a threshing cart may be rolled over it, but one does not use horses to grind grain.
Compared to NIV1984Grain must be ground to make bread; so one does not go on threshing it forever. ThoughThe he drives the wheels of hisa threshing cart may be rolled over it, hisbut horsesone dodoes not use horses to grind itgrain.
Compared to TNIVGrain must be ground to make bread; so one does not go on threshing it forever. The wheels of a threshing cart may be rolled over it, but one does not use horses to grind grain.

Isaiah 32:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְכֵלַ֖י כֵּלָ֣יו רָעִ֑ים ה֚וּא זִמּ֣וֹת יָעָ֔ץ לְחַבֵּ֤ל בְּאִמְרֵי־ שֶׁ֔קֶר וּבְדַבֵּ֥ר אֶבְי֖וֹן מִשְׁפָּֽט׃
NIV1984The scoundrel's methods are wicked, he makes up evil schemes to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy is just.
TNIVScoundrels use wicked methods, they make up evil schemes to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy is just.
NIV2011Scoundrels use wicked methods, they make up evil schemes to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy is just.
Compared to NIV1984TheScoundrels scoundrel'suse methods are wicked methods, hethey makesmake up evil schemes to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy is just.
Compared to TNIVScoundrels use wicked methods, they make up evil schemes to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy is just.

Isaiah 65:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהִנַּחְתֶּ֨ם שִׁמְכֶ֤ם לִשְׁבוּעָה֙ לִבְחִירַ֔י וֶהֱמִיתְךָ֖ אֲדֹנָ֣י יְהוִ֑ה וְלַעֲבָדָ֥יו יִקְרָ֖א שֵׁ֥ם אַחֵֽר׃
NIV1984You will leave your name to my chosen ones as a curse; the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.
TNIVYou will leave your name for my chosen ones to use in their curses; the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.
NIV2011You will leave your name for my chosen ones to use in their curses; the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.
Compared to NIV1984You will leave your name tofor my chosen ones asto ause cursein their curses; the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.
Compared to TNIVYou will leave your name for my chosen ones to use in their curses; the Sovereign LORD will put you to death, but to his servants he will give another name.

2 Thessalonians 2:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὗ ἐστιν ἡ παρουσία κατ’ ἐνέργειαν τοῦ Σατανᾶ ἐν πάσῃ δυνάμει καὶ σημείοις καὶ τέρασιν ψεύδους
NIV1984The coming of the lawless one will be in accordance with the work of Satan displayed in all kinds of counterfeit miracles, signs and wonders,
TNIVThe coming of the lawless one will be in accordance with how Satan works. He will use all sorts of displays of power through signs and wonders that serve the lie,
NIV2011The coming of the lawless one will be in accordance with how Satan works. He will use all sorts of displays of power through signs and wonders that serve the lie,
Compared to NIV1984The coming of the lawless one will be in accordance with thehow work of Satan displayedworks. He inwill use all kindssorts of counterfeitdisplays miracles, of power through signs and wonders that serve the lie,
Compared to TNIVThe coming of the lawless one will be in accordance with how Satan works. He will use all sorts of displays of power through signs and wonders that serve the lie,

2 Timothy 2:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἘν μεγάλῃ δὲ οἰκίᾳ οὐκ ἔστιν μόνον σκεύη χρυσᾶ καὶ ἀργυρᾶ ἀλλὰ καὶ ξύλινα καὶ ὀστράκινα, καὶ ἃ μὲν εἰς τιμὴν ἃ δὲ εἰς ἀτιμίαν·
NIV1984In a large house there are articles not only of gold and silver, but also of wood and clay; some are for noble purposes and some for ignoble.
TNIVIn a large house there are articles not only of gold and silver, but also of wood and clay; some are for noble purposes and some for disposal of refuse.
NIV2011In a large house there are articles not only of gold and silver, but also of wood and clay; some are for special purposes and some for common use.
Compared to NIV1984In a large house there are articles not only of gold and silver, but also of wood and clay; some are for noblespecial purposes and some for ignoblecommon use.
Compared to TNIVIn a large house there are articles not only of gold and silver, but also of wood and clay; some are for noblespecial purposes and some for disposalcommon of refuseuse.


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