3 John

Return to start page.

Statistics

OutcomeNum versesPercent
No changes in any857.1%
Uses TNIV text214.3%
New text in NIV2011428.6%

Verses

3 John 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐχάρην γὰρ λίαν ἐρχομένων ἀδελφῶν καὶ μαρτυρούντων σου τῇ ἀληθείᾳ, καθὼς σὺ ἐν ἀληθείᾳ περιπατεῖς.
NIV1984It gave me great joy to have some brothers come and tell about your faithfulness to the truth and how you continue to walk in the truth.
TNIVIt gave me great joy to have some believers come and testify to your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.
NIV2011It gave me great joy when some believers came and testified about your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.
Compared to NIV1984It gave me great joy towhen have some brothersbelievers comecame and telltestified about your faithfulness to the truth, telling and how you continue to walk in the truthit.
Compared to TNIVIt gave me great joy towhen have some believers comecame and testifytestified toabout your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.

3 John 1:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἈγαπητέ, πιστὸν ποιεῖς ὃ ἐὰν ἐργάσῃ εἰς τοὺς ἀδελφοὺς καὶ ⸀τοῦτο ξένους,
SBLGNT apparatusτοῦτο WH Treg NIV ] εἰς τοὺς RP
NIV1984Dear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers, even though they are strangers to you.
TNIVDear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers and sisters, even though they are strangers to you.
NIV2011Dear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers and sisters, even though they are strangers to you.
Compared to NIV1984Dear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers and sisters, even though they are strangers to you.
Compared to TNIVDear friend, you are faithful in what you are doing for the brothers and sisters, even though they are strangers to you.

3 John 1:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοἳ ἐμαρτύρησάν σου τῇ ἀγάπῃ ἐνώπιον ἐκκλησίας, οὓς καλῶς ποιήσεις προπέμψας ἀξίως τοῦ θεοῦ·
NIV1984They have told the church about your love. You will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthy of God.
TNIVThey have told the church about your love. You will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthy of God.
NIV2011They have told the church about your love. Please send them on their way in a manner that honors God.
Compared to NIV1984They have told the church about your love. YouPlease will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthythat ofhonors God.
Compared to TNIVThey have told the church about your love. YouPlease will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthythat ofhonors God.

3 John 1:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἡμεῖς οὖν ὀφείλομεν ⸀ὑπολαμβάνειν τοὺς τοιούτους, ἵνα συνεργοὶ γινώμεθα τῇ ἀληθείᾳ.
SBLGNT apparatusὑπολαμβάνειν WH Treg NIV ] ἀπολαμβάνειν RP
NIV1984We ought therefore to show hospitality to such men so that we may work together for the truth.
TNIVWe ought therefore to show hospitality to such people so that we may work together for the truth.
NIV2011We ought therefore to show hospitality to such people so that we may work together for the truth.
Compared to NIV1984We ought therefore to show hospitality to such menpeople so that we may work together for the truth.
Compared to TNIVWe ought therefore to show hospitality to such people so that we may work together for the truth.

3 John 1:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἜγραψά ⸀τι τῇ ἐκκλησίᾳ· ἀλλ’ ὁ φιλοπρωτεύων αὐτῶν Διοτρέφης οὐκ ἐπιδέχεται ἡμᾶς.
SBLGNT apparatusτι WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984I wrote to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first, will have nothing to do with us.
TNIVI wrote to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first, will have nothing to do with us.
NIV2011I wrote to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first, will not welcome us.
Compared to NIV1984I wrote to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first, will havenot nothing to do withwelcome us.
Compared to TNIVI wrote to the church, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first, will havenot nothing to do withwelcome us.

3 John 1:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTδιὰ τοῦτο, ἐὰν ἔλθω, ὑπομνήσω αὐτοῦ τὰ ἔργα ἃ ποιεῖ, λόγοις πονηροῖς φλυαρῶν ἡμᾶς, καὶ μὴ ἀρκούμενος ἐπὶ τούτοις οὔτε αὐτὸς ἐπιδέχεται τοὺς ἀδελφοὺς καὶ τοὺς βουλομένους κωλύει καὶ ἐκ τῆς ἐκκλησίας ἐκβάλλει.
NIV1984So if I come, I will call attention to what he is doing, gossiping maliciously about us. Not satisfied with that, he refuses to welcome the brothers. He also stops those who want to do so and puts them out of the church.
TNIVSo when I come, I will call attention to what he is doing, spreading malicious nonsense about us. Not satisfied with that, he refuses to welcome other believers. He also stops those who want to do so and puts them out of the church.
NIV2011So when I come, I will call attention to what he is doing, spreading malicious nonsense about us. Not satisfied with that, he even refuses to welcome other believers. He also stops those who want to do so and puts them out of the church.
Compared to NIV1984So ifwhen I come, I will call attention to what he is doing, gossipingspreading maliciouslymalicious nonsense about us. Not satisfied with that, he even refuses to welcome theother brothersbelievers. He also stops those who want to do so and puts them out of the church.
Compared to TNIVSo when I come, I will call attention to what he is doing, spreading malicious nonsense about us. Not satisfied with that, he even refuses to welcome other believers. He also stops those who want to do so and puts them out of the church.


Page last updated: 12:34AM on Tuesday, 09 November 2010 GMT


Developed by Robert Slowley in 2010.

NIV1984, TNIV, and NIV2011 text copyright by Biblica.

Hebrew text from the electronic version of the Leningrad Codex maintained by the J. Alan Groves Center for Advanced Biblical Research.

Scripture quotations marked SBLGNT are from the SBL Greek New Testament. Copyright © 2010 Society of Biblical Literature and Logos Bible Software.