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

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The word 'Written' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (254 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (257 times). The word 'Written' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Written' 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 text360.0%
New text in NIV2011240.0%

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

Verses where Written was removed

Joshua 8:32

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּכְתָּב־ שָׁ֖ם עַל־ הָאֲבָנִ֑ים אֵ֗ת מִשְׁנֵה֙ תּוֹרַ֣ת מֹשֶׁ֔ה אֲשֶׁ֣ר כָּתַ֔ב לִפְנֵ֖י בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984There, in the presence of the Israelites, Joshua copied on stones the law of Moses, which he had written.
TNIVThere, in the presence of the Israelites, Joshua copied on stones the law of Moses, which he had written.
NIV2011There, in the presence of the Israelites, Joshua wrote on stones a copy of the law of Moses.
Compared to NIV1984There, in the presence of the Israelites, Joshua copiedwrote on stones thea lawcopy of Moses, whichthe helaw hadof writtenMoses.
Compared to TNIVThere, in the presence of the Israelites, Joshua copiedwrote on stones thea lawcopy of Moses, whichthe helaw hadof writtenMoses.

Jeremiah 45:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס הַדָּבָ֗ר אֲשֶׁ֤ר דִּבֶּר֙ יִרְמְיָ֣הוּ הַנָּבִ֔יא אֶל־ בָּר֖וּךְ בֶּֽן־ נֵֽרִיָּ֑ה בְּכָתְבוֹ֩ אֶת־ הַדְּבָרִ֨ים הָאֵ֤לֶּה עַל־ סֵ֙פֶר֙ מִפִּ֣י יִרְמְיָ֔הוּ בַּשָּׁנָה֙ הָֽרְבִעִ֔ית לִיהוֹיָקִ֧ים בֶּן־ יֹאשִׁיָּ֛הוּ מֶ֥לֶךְ יְהוּדָ֖ה לֵאמֹֽר׃
NIV1984This is what Jeremiah the prophet told Baruch son of Neriah in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah king of Judah, after Baruch had written on a scroll the words Jeremiah was then dictating:
TNIVWhen Baruch son of Neriah wrote on a scroll the words Jeremiah the prophet dictated in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah king of Judah, Jeremiah said this to Baruch:
NIV2011When Baruch son of Neriah wrote on a scroll the words Jeremiah the prophet dictated in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah king of Judah, Jeremiah said this to Baruch:
Compared to NIV1984ThisWhen isBaruch whatson Jeremiahof theNeriah prophetwrote toldon Barucha sonscroll ofthe Neriahwords Jeremiah the prophet dictated in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah king of Judah, after Baruch had written on a scroll the words Jeremiah wassaid thenthis dictatingto Baruch:
Compared to TNIVWhen Baruch son of Neriah wrote on a scroll the words Jeremiah the prophet dictated in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah king of Judah, Jeremiah said this to Baruch:

1 Corinthians 5:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἜγραψα ὑμῖν ἐν τῇ ἐπιστολῇ μὴ συναναμίγνυσθαι πόρνοις,
NIV1984I have written you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people--
TNIVI wrote to you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people--
NIV2011I wrote to you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people--
Compared to NIV1984I havewrote writtento you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people--
Compared to TNIVI wrote to you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people--

Colossians 2:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐξαλείψας τὸ καθ’ ἡμῶν χειρόγραφον τοῖς δόγμασιν ὃ ἦν ὑπεναντίον ἡμῖν, καὶ αὐτὸ ἦρκεν ἐκ τοῦ μέσου προσηλώσας αὐτὸ τῷ σταυρῷ·
NIV1984having canceled the written code, with its regulations, that was against us and that stood opposed to us; he took it away, nailing it to the cross.
TNIVhaving canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross.
NIV2011having canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross.
Compared to NIV1984having canceled the writtencharge code, withof itsour regulationslegal indebtedness, thatwhich wasstood against us and thatcondemned stood opposed to us; he tookhas taken it away, nailing it to the cross.
Compared to TNIVhaving canceled the charge of our legal indebtedness, which stood against us and condemned us; he has taken it away, nailing it to the cross.

Verses where Written was added

Revelation 22:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἰδοὺ ἔρχομαι ταχύ· μακάριος ὁ τηρῶν τοὺς λόγους τῆς προφητείας τοῦ βιβλίου τούτου.
NIV1984"Behold, I am coming soon! Blessed is he who keeps the words of the prophecy in this book."
TNIV"Look, I am coming soon! Blessed are those who keep the words of the prophecy in this scroll."
NIV2011"Look, I am coming soon! Blessed is the one who keeps the words of the prophecy written in this scroll."
Compared to NIV1984"BeholdLook, I am coming soon! Blessed is hethe one who keeps the words of the prophecy written in this bookscroll."
Compared to TNIV"Look, I am coming soon! Blessed areis thosethe one who keepkeeps the words of the prophecy written in this scroll."


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