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

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The word 'Adultery' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (47 times). The word 'Adultery' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Adultery' 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 text250.0%
New text in NIV2011250.0%

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

Verses where Adultery was removed

Hosea 1:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSתְּחִלַּ֥ת דִּבֶּר־ יְהוָ֖ה בְּהוֹשֵׁ֑עַ וַיֹּ֨אמֶר יְהוָ֜ה אֶל־ הוֹשֵׁ֗עַ לֵ֣ךְ קַח־ לְךָ֞ אֵ֤שֶׁת זְנוּנִים֙ וְיַלְדֵ֣י זְנוּנִ֔ים כִּֽי־ זָנֹ֤ה תִזְנֶה֙ הָאָ֔רֶץ מֵֽאַחֲרֵ֖י יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984When the LORD began to speak through Hosea, the LORD said to him, "Go, take to yourself an adulterous wife and children of unfaithfulness, because the land is guilty of the vilest adultery in departing from the LORD."
TNIVWhen the LORD began to speak through Hosea, the LORD said to him, "Go, marry a promiscuous woman and have children with her, for like an adulterous wife this land is guilty of unfaithfulness to the LORD."
NIV2011When the LORD began to speak through Hosea, the LORD said to him, "Go, marry a promiscuous woman and have children with her, for like an adulterous wife this land is guilty of unfaithfulness to the LORD."
Compared to NIV1984When the LORD began to speak through Hosea, the LORD said to him, "Go, takemarry toa yourselfpromiscuous anwoman adulterous wife and have children ofwith unfaithfulnessher, becausefor thelike an adulterous wife this land is guilty of theunfaithfulness vilest adultery in departing fromto the LORD."
Compared to TNIVWhen the LORD began to speak through Hosea, the LORD said to him, "Go, marry a promiscuous woman and have children with her, for like an adulterous wife this land is guilty of unfaithfulness to the LORD."

Mark 7:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἔσωθεν γὰρ ἐκ τῆς καρδίας τῶν ἀνθρώπων οἱ διαλογισμοὶ οἱ κακοὶ ἐκπορεύονται, ⸂πορνεῖαι, κλοπαί, φόνοι,
NIV1984For from within, out of men's hearts, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery,
TNIVFor from within, out of your hearts, come evil thoughts, sexual immorality, theft, murder,
NIV2011For it is from within, out of a person's heart, that evil thoughts come--sexual immorality, theft, murder,
Compared to NIV1984For it is from within, out of mena person's heartsheart, comethat evil thoughts, come--sexual immorality, theft, murder, adultery,
Compared to TNIVFor it is from within, out of youra heartsperson's heart, comethat evil thoughts, come--sexual immorality, theft, murder,

Verses where Adultery was added

Matthew 5:32

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐγὼ δὲ λέγω ὑμῖν ὅτι ⸂πᾶς ὁ ἀπολύων⸃ τὴν γυναῖκα αὐτοῦ παρεκτὸς λόγου πορνείας ποιεῖ αὐτὴν ⸀μοιχευθῆναι, καὶ ὃς ἐὰν ἀπολελυμένην γαμήσῃ μοιχᾶται.
SBLGNT apparatusπᾶς ὁ ἀπολύων WH Treg NIV ] ὃς ἂν ἀπολύσῃ RP • μοιχευθῆναι WH Treg NIV ] μοιχᾶσθαι RP
NIV1984But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for marital unfaithfulness, causes her to become an adulteress, and anyone who marries the divorced woman commits adultery.
TNIVBut I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, causes her to become an adulteress, and anyone who marries the divorced woman commits adultery.
NIV2011But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, makes her the victim of adultery, and anyone who marries a divorced woman commits adultery.
Compared to NIV1984But I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for maritalsexual unfaithfulnessimmorality, causesmakes her tothe becomevictim anof adulteressadultery, and anyone who marries thea divorced woman commits adultery.
Compared to TNIVBut I tell you that anyone who divorces his wife, except for sexual immorality, causesmakes her tothe becomevictim anof adulteressadultery, and anyone who marries thea divorced woman commits adultery.

Mark 7:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTμοιχεῖαι⸃, πλεονεξίαι, πονηρίαι, δόλος, ἀσέλγεια, ὀφθαλμὸς πονηρός, βλασφημία, ὑπερηφανία, ἀφροσύνη·
NIV1984greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.
TNIVadultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.
NIV2011adultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.
Compared to NIV1984adultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.
Compared to TNIVadultery, greed, malice, deceit, lewdness, envy, slander, arrogance and folly.


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