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

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The word 'Approval' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (10 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (8 times). The word 'Approval' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Approval' 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 text4100.0%

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

Verses where Approval was removed

Acts 8:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΣαῦλος δὲ ἦν συνευδοκῶν τῇ ἀναιρέσει αὐτοῦ. Ἐγένετο δὲ ἐν ἐκείνῃ τῇ ἡμέρᾳ διωγμὸς μέγας ἐπὶ τὴν ἐκκλησίαν τὴν ἐν Ἱεροσολύμοις· πάντες δὲ διεσπάρησαν κατὰ τὰς χώρας τῆς Ἰουδαίας καὶ Σαμαρείας πλὴν τῶν ἀποστόλων.
NIV1984And Saul was there, giving approval to his death. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church at Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria.
TNIVAnd Saul approved of their killing him. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria.
NIV2011And Saul approved of their killing him. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria.
Compared to NIV1984And Saul wasapproved there, givingof approvaltheir tokilling his deathhim. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church atin Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria.
Compared to TNIVAnd Saul approved of their killing him. On that day a great persecution broke out against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout Judea and Samaria.

Verses where Approval was added

Psalms 101:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹֽא־ אָשִׁ֨ית ׀ לְנֶ֥גֶד עֵינַ֗י דְּֽבַר־ בְּלִ֫יָּ֥עַל עֲשֹֽׂה־ סֵטִ֥ים שָׂנֵ֑אתִי לֹ֖א יִדְבַּ֣ק בִּֽי׃
NIV1984I will set before my eyes no vile thing. The deeds of faithless men I hate; they will not cling to me.
TNIVI will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
NIV2011I will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
Compared to NIV1984I will setnot beforelook mywith eyesapproval noon vileanything thingthat is vile. TheI deedshate ofwhat faithless menpeople do; I hate; they will nothave clingno topart mein it.
Compared to TNIVI will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.

Acts 12:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂ἰδὼν δὲ⸃ ὅτι ἀρεστόν ἐστιν τοῖς Ἰουδαίοις προσέθετο συλλαβεῖν καὶ Πέτρον (ἦσαν ⸀δὲ ἡμέραι τῶν ἀζύμων),
SBLGNT apparatusἰδὼν δὲ WH Treg NIV ] Καὶ ἰδὼν RP • δὲ WH Treg ] + αἱ NIV RP
NIV1984When he saw that this pleased the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Feast of Unleavened Bread.
TNIVWhen he saw that this met with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Festival of Unleavened Bread.
NIV2011When he saw that this met with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Festival of Unleavened Bread.
Compared to NIV1984When he saw that this pleasedmet with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the FeastFestival of Unleavened Bread.
Compared to TNIVWhen he saw that this met with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Festival of Unleavened Bread.

Romans 14:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ γὰρ ἐν ⸀τούτῳ δουλεύων τῷ Χριστῷ εὐάρεστος τῷ θεῷ καὶ δόκιμος τοῖς ἀνθρώποις.
SBLGNT apparatusτούτῳ WH Treg NIV ] τούτοις RP
NIV1984because anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and approved by men.
TNIVbecause anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and receives human approval.
NIV2011because anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and receives human approval.
Compared to NIV1984because anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and approvedreceives byhuman menapproval.
Compared to TNIVbecause anyone who serves Christ in this way is pleasing to God and receives human approval.


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