Update for 'new' Dutch Bible version after 17 years


Western Europe


Rieuwerd Buitenwerf, director of the Dutch-Flemish Bible Society, presented the new Bible version to King Willem-Alexander (right). Photo ANP, Robin Utrecht

The Dutch King Willem-Alexander received a copy of the New Bible Translation last week. The so-called NBV21 is a revision of the NBV version from 2004. The translators made 12,000 changes.