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

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The word 'Although' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (62 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (65 times). The word 'Although' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Although' 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 text457.1%
New text in NIV2011342.9%

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

Verses where Although was removed

Ezekiel 20:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּמְרוּ־ בִ֨י בֵֽית־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֜ל בַּמִּדְבָּ֗ר בְּחֻקּוֹתַ֨י לֹא־ הָלָ֜כוּ וְאֶת־ מִשְׁפָּטַ֣י מָאָ֗סוּ אֲשֶׁר֩ יַעֲשֶׂ֨ה אֹתָ֤ם הָֽאָדָם֙ וָחַ֣י בָּהֶ֔ם וְאֶת־ שַׁבְּתֹתַ֖י חִלְּל֣וּ מְאֹ֑ד וָאֹמַ֞ר לִשְׁפֹּ֨ךְ חֲמָתִ֧י עֲלֵיהֶ֛ם בַּמִּדְבָּ֖ר לְכַלּוֹתָֽם׃
NIV1984"'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the desert. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--although the man who obeys them will live by them--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the desert.
TNIV"'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the wilderness. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--through which people will live if they obey them--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the wilderness.
NIV2011"'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the wilderness. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--by which the person who obeys them will live--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the wilderness.
Compared to NIV1984"'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the desertwilderness. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--althoughby which the manperson who obeys them will live by them--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the desertwilderness.
Compared to TNIV"'Yet the people of Israel rebelled against me in the wilderness. They did not follow my decrees but rejected my laws--throughby which peoplethe willperson livewho ifobeys theythem obeywill themlive--and they utterly desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and destroy them in the wilderness.

Ezekiel 20:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּמְרוּ־ בִ֣י הַבָּנִ֗ים בְּחֻקּוֹתַ֣י לֹֽא־ הָ֠לָכוּ וְאֶת־ מִשְׁפָּטַ֨י לֹא־ שָׁמְר֜וּ לַעֲשׂ֣וֹת אוֹתָ֗ם אֲשֶׁר֩ יַעֲשֶׂ֨ה אוֹתָ֤ם הָֽאָדָם֙ וָחַ֣י בָּהֶ֔ם אֶת־ שַׁבְּתוֹתַ֖י חִלֵּ֑לוּ וָאֹמַ֞ר לִשְׁפֹּ֧ךְ חֲמָתִ֣י עֲלֵיהֶ֗ם לְכַלּ֥וֹת אַפִּ֛י בָּ֖ם בַּמִּדְבָּֽר׃
NIV1984"'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws--although the man who obeys them will live by them--and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the desert.
TNIV"'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws, of which I said, "Whoever obeys them will live by them," and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the wilderness.
NIV2011"'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws, of which I said, "The person who obeys them will live by them," and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the wilderness.
Compared to NIV1984"'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws--although, of thewhich manI said, "The person who obeys them will live by them--," and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the desertwilderness.
Compared to TNIV"'But the children rebelled against me: They did not follow my decrees, they were not careful to keep my laws, of which I said, "WhoeverThe person who obeys them will live by them," and they desecrated my Sabbaths. So I said I would pour out my wrath on them and spend my anger against them in the wilderness.

Acts 20:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTδουλεύων τῷ κυρίῳ μετὰ πάσης ταπεινοφροσύνης ⸀καὶ δακρύων καὶ πειρασμῶν τῶν συμβάντων μοι ἐν ταῖς ἐπιβουλαῖς τῶν Ἰουδαίων·
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ WH Treg NIV ] + πολλῶν RP
NIV1984I served the Lord with great humility and with tears, although I was severely tested by the plots of the Jews.
TNIVI served the Lord with great humility and with tears and in the midst of severe testing by the plots of the Jews.
NIV2011I served the Lord with great humility and with tears and in the midst of severe testing by the plots of my Jewish opponents.
Compared to NIV1984I served the Lord with great humility and with tears, although Iand wasin severelythe testedmidst of severe testing by the plots of themy JewsJewish opponents.
Compared to TNIVI served the Lord with great humility and with tears and in the midst of severe testing by the plots of themy JewsJewish opponents.

Hebrews 5:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαίπερ ὢν υἱός, ἔμαθεν ἀφ’ ὧν ἔπαθεν τὴν ὑπακοήν,
NIV1984Although he was a son, he learned obedience from what he suffered
TNIVSon though he was, he learned obedience from what he suffered
NIV2011Son though he was, he learned obedience from what he suffered
Compared to NIV1984AlthoughSon though he was a son, he learned obedience from what he suffered
Compared to TNIVSon though he was, he learned obedience from what he suffered

Hebrews 10:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἀνώτερον λέγων ὅτι ⸂Θυσίας καὶ προσφορὰς⸃ καὶ ὁλοκαυτώματα καὶ περὶ ἁμαρτίας οὐκ ἠθέλησας οὐδὲ εὐδόκησας, αἵτινες κατὰ ⸀νόμον προσφέρονται,
SBLGNT apparatusΘυσίας καὶ προσφορὰς WH Treg NIV ] Θυσίαν καὶ προσφορὰν RP • νόμον WH Treg NIV ] τόν νόμον RP
NIV1984First he said, "Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings you did not desire, nor were you pleased with them" (although the law required them to be made).
TNIVFirst he said, "Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings you did not desire, nor were you pleased with them"--though they were offered in accordance with the law.
NIV2011First he said, "Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings you did not desire, nor were you pleased with them"--though they were offered in accordance with the law.
Compared to NIV1984First he said, "Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings you did not desire, nor were you pleased with them" (although"--though thethey lawwere requiredoffered themin toaccordance bewith made).the law.
Compared to TNIVFirst he said, "Sacrifices and offerings, burnt offerings and sin offerings you did not desire, nor were you pleased with them"--though they were offered in accordance with the law.

Verses where Although was added

Romans 7:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΕὑρίσκω ἄρα τὸν νόμον τῷ θέλοντι ἐμοὶ ποιεῖν τὸ καλὸν ὅτι ἐμοὶ τὸ κακὸν παράκειται·
NIV1984So I find this law at work: When I want to do good, evil is right there with me.
TNIVSo I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me.
NIV2011So I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me.
Compared to NIV1984So I find this law at work: WhenAlthough I want to do good, evil is right there with me.
Compared to TNIVSo I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me.

Romans 9:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἰ δὲ θέλων ὁ θεὸς ἐνδείξασθαι τὴν ὀργὴν καὶ γνωρίσαι τὸ δυνατὸν αὐτοῦ ἤνεγκεν ἐν πολλῇ μακροθυμίᾳ σκεύη ὀργῆς κατηρτισμένα εἰς ἀπώλειαν,
NIV1984What if God, choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction?
TNIVWhat if God, although choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction?
NIV2011What if God, although choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction?
Compared to NIV1984What if God, although choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction?
Compared to TNIVWhat if God, although choosing to show his wrath and make his power known, bore with great patience the objects of his wrath--prepared for destruction?


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