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

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The word 'Back' occurs 7 times less often in the NIV2011 (612 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (619 times). The word 'Back' was removed in 20 verses, and added in 13 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Back' 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 text1957.6%
New text in NIV20111442.4%

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

Verses where Back was removed

Exodus 4:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֵּ֨לֶךְ מֹשֶׁ֜ה וַיָּ֣שָׁב ׀ אֶל־ יֶ֣תֶר חֹֽתְנ֗וֹ וַיֹּ֤אמֶר לוֹ֙ אֵ֣לְכָה1 נָּ֗א וְאָשׁ֙וּבָה֙ אֶל־ אַחַ֣י אֲשֶׁר־ בְּמִצְרַ֔יִם וְאֶרְאֶ֖ה הַעוֹדָ֣ם חַיִּ֑ים וַיֹּ֧אמֶר יִתְר֛וֹ לְמֹשֶׁ֖ה לֵ֥ךְ לְשָׁלֽוֹם׃
NIV1984Then Moses went back to Jethro his father-in-law and said to him, "Let me go back to my own people in Egypt to see if any of them are still alive." Jethro said, "Go, and I wish you well."
TNIVThen Moses went back to Jethro his father-in-law and said to him, "Let me return to my own people in Egypt to see if any of them are still alive." Jethro said, "Go, and I wish you well."
NIV2011Then Moses went back to Jethro his father-in-law and said to him, "Let me return to my own people in Egypt to see if any of them are still alive." Jethro said, "Go, and I wish you well."
Compared to NIV1984Then Moses went back to Jethro his father-in-law and said to him, "Let me go backreturn to my own people in Egypt to see if any of them are still alive." Jethro said, "Go, and I wish you well."
Compared to TNIVThen Moses went back to Jethro his father-in-law and said to him, "Let me return to my own people in Egypt to see if any of them are still alive." Jethro said, "Go, and I wish you well."

Exodus 23:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס כִּ֣י תִפְגַּ֞ע שׁ֧וֹר אֹֽיִבְךָ֛ א֥וֹ חֲמֹר֖וֹ תֹּעֶ֑ה הָשֵׁ֥ב תְּשִׁיבֶ֖נּוּ לֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"If you come across your enemy's ox or donkey wandering off, be sure to take it back to him.
TNIV"If you come across your enemy's ox or donkey wandering off, be sure to return it.
NIV2011"If you come across your enemy's ox or donkey wandering off, be sure to return it.
Compared to NIV1984"If you come across your enemy's ox or donkey wandering off, be sure to takereturn it back to him.
Compared to TNIV"If you come across your enemy's ox or donkey wandering off, be sure to return it.

Judges 3:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיָּבֹ֨א גַֽם־ הַנִּצָּ֜ב אַחַ֣ר הַלַּ֗הַב וַיִּסְגֹּ֤ר הַחֵ֙לֶב֙ בְּעַ֣ד הַלַּ֔הַב כִּ֣י לֹ֥א שָׁלַ֛ף הַחֶ֖רֶב מִבִּטְנ֑וֹ וַיֵּצֵ֖א הַֽפַּרְשְׁדֹֽנָה׃
NIV1984Even the handle sank in after the blade, which came out his back. Ehud did not pull the sword out, and the fat closed in over it.
TNIVEven the handle sank in after the blade, and his bowels discharged. Ehud did not pull the sword out, and the fat closed in over it.
NIV2011Even the handle sank in after the blade, and his bowels discharged. Ehud did not pull the sword out, and the fat closed in over it.
Compared to NIV1984Even the handle sank in after the blade, whichand came out his backbowels discharged. Ehud did not pull the sword out, and the fat closed in over it.
Compared to TNIVEven the handle sank in after the blade, and his bowels discharged. Ehud did not pull the sword out, and the fat closed in over it.

Ruth 2:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהִנֵּה־ בֹ֗עַז בָּ֚א מִבֵּ֣ית לֶ֔חֶם וַיֹּ֥אמֶר לַקּוֹצְרִ֖ים יְהוָ֣ה עִמָּכֶ֑ם וַיֹּ֥אמְרוּ ל֖וֹ יְבָרֶכְךָ֥ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984Just then Boaz arrived from Bethlehem and greeted the harvesters, "The LORD be with you!" "The LORD bless you!" they called back.
TNIVJust then Boaz arrived from Bethlehem and greeted the harvesters, "The LORD be with you!" "The LORD bless you!" they answered.
NIV2011Just then Boaz arrived from Bethlehem and greeted the harvesters, "The LORD be with you!" "The LORD bless you!" they answered.
Compared to NIV1984Just then Boaz arrived from Bethlehem and greeted the harvesters, "The LORD be with you!" "The LORD bless you!" they called backanswered.
Compared to TNIVJust then Boaz arrived from Bethlehem and greeted the harvesters, "The LORD be with you!" "The LORD bless you!" they answered.

2 Samuel 16:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ וְאַיֵּ֖ה בֶּן־ אֲדֹנֶ֑יךָ וַיֹּ֨אמֶר צִיבָ֜א אֶל־ הַמֶּ֗לֶךְ הִנֵּה֙ יוֹשֵׁ֣ב בִּירוּשָׁלִַ֔ם כִּ֣י אָמַ֔ר הַיּ֗וֹם יָשִׁ֤יבוּ לִי֙ בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל אֵ֖ת מַמְלְכ֥וּת אָבִֽי׃
NIV1984The king then asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba said to him, "He is staying in Jerusalem, because he thinks, 'Today the house of Israel will give me back my grandfather's kingdom.'"
TNIVThe king then asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba said to him, "He is staying in Jerusalem, because he thinks, 'Today the house of Israel will restore to me my grandfather's kingdom.'"
NIV2011The king then asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba said to him, "He is staying in Jerusalem, because he thinks, 'Today the Israelites will restore to me my grandfather's kingdom.'"
Compared to NIV1984The king then asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba said to him, "He is staying in Jerusalem, because he thinks, 'Today the houseIsraelites of Israel will giverestore meto backme my grandfather's kingdom.'"
Compared to TNIVThe king then asked, "Where is your master's grandson?" Ziba said to him, "He is staying in Jerusalem, because he thinks, 'Today the house of IsraelIsraelites will restore to me my grandfather's kingdom.'"

2 Chronicles 30:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֣י בְשׁוּבְכֶ֞ם עַל־ יְהוָ֗ה אֲחֵיכֶ֨ם וּבְנֵיכֶ֤ם לְרַחֲמִים֙ לִפְנֵ֣י שֽׁוֹבֵיהֶ֔ם וְלָשׁ֖וּב לָאָ֣רֶץ הַזֹּ֑את כִּֽי־ חַנּ֤וּן וְרַחוּם֙ יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶ֔ם וְלֹא־ יָסִ֤יר פָּנִים֙ מִכֶּ֔ם אִם־ תָּשׁ֖וּבוּ אֵלָֽיו׃
NIV1984If you return to the LORD, then your brothers and your children will be shown compassion by their captors and will come back to this land, for the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate. He will not turn his face from you if you return to him."
TNIVIf you return to the LORD, then your fellow Israelites and your children will be shown compassion by their captors and will return to this land, for the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate. He will not turn his face from you if you return to him."
NIV2011If you return to the LORD, then your fellow Israelites and your children will be shown compassion by their captors and will return to this land, for the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate. He will not turn his face from you if you return to him."
Compared to NIV1984If you return to the LORD, then your brothersfellow Israelites and your children will be shown compassion by their captors and will come backreturn to this land, for the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate. He will not turn his face from you if you return to him."
Compared to TNIVIf you return to the LORD, then your fellow Israelites and your children will be shown compassion by their captors and will return to this land, for the LORD your God is gracious and compassionate. He will not turn his face from you if you return to him."

Psalms 126:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשִׁ֗יר הַֽמַּ֫עֲל֥וֹת בְּשׁ֣וּב יְ֭הוָה אֶת־ שִׁיבַ֣ת צִיּ֑וֹן הָ֝יִ֗ינוּ כְּחֹלְמִֽים׃
NIV1984When the LORD brought back the captives to Zion, we were like men who dreamed.
TNIVWhen the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dreamed.
NIV2011When the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dreamed.
Compared to NIV1984When the LORD broughtrestored back the captivesfortunes toof Zion, we were like menthose who dreamed.
Compared to TNIVWhen the LORD restored the fortunes of Zion, we were like those who dreamed.

Proverbs 14:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּֽפִי־ אֱ֭וִיל חֹ֣טֶר גַּאֲוָ֑ה וְשִׂפְתֵ֥י חֲ֝כָמִ֗ים תִּשְׁמוּרֵֽם׃
NIV1984A fool's talk brings a rod to his back, but the lips of the wise protect them.
TNIVA fool's mouth lashes out with pride, but the lips of the wise protect them.
NIV2011A fool's mouth lashes out with pride, but the lips of the wise protect them.
Compared to NIV1984A fool's talkmouth bringslashes aout rodwith to his backpride, but the lips of the wise protect them.
Compared to TNIVA fool's mouth lashes out with pride, but the lips of the wise protect them.

Isaiah 50:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֲדֹנָ֤י יְהוִה֙ פָּתַֽח־ לִ֣י אֹ֔זֶן וְאָנֹכִ֖י לֹ֣א מָרִ֑יתִי אָח֖וֹר לֹ֥א נְסוּגֹֽתִי׃
NIV1984The Sovereign LORD has opened my ears, and I have not been rebellious; I have not drawn back.
TNIVThe Sovereign LORD has opened my ears; I have not been rebellious, I have not turned away.
NIV2011The Sovereign LORD has opened my ears; I have not been rebellious, I have not turned away.
Compared to NIV1984The Sovereign LORD has opened my ears, and ; I have not been rebellious; , I have not drawnturned backaway.
Compared to TNIVThe Sovereign LORD has opened my ears; I have not been rebellious, I have not turned away.

Ezekiel 39:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלָכֵ֗ן כֹּ֤ה אָמַר֙ אֲדֹנָ֣י יְהוִ֔ה עַתָּ֗ה אָשִׁיב֙ אֶת־ יַֽעֲקֹ֔ב וְרִֽחַמְתִּ֖י כָּל־ בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל וְקִנֵּאתִ֖י לְשֵׁ֥ם קָדְשִֽׁי׃
NIV1984"Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will now bring Jacob back from captivity and will have compassion on all the people of Israel, and I will be zealous for my holy name.
TNIV"Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will now restore the fortunes of Jacob and will have compassion on all the people of Israel, and I will be zealous for my holy name.
NIV2011"Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will now restore the fortunes of Jacob and will have compassion on all the people of Israel, and I will be zealous for my holy name.
Compared to NIV1984"Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will now bringrestore Jacobthe backfortunes fromof captivityJacob and will have compassion on all the people of Israel, and I will be zealous for my holy name.
Compared to TNIV"Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will now restore the fortunes of Jacob and will have compassion on all the people of Israel, and I will be zealous for my holy name.

Hosea 5:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֵלֵ֤ךְ אָשׁ֙וּבָה֙ אֶל־ מְקוֹמִ֔י עַ֥ד אֲשֶֽׁר־ יֶאְשְׁמ֖וּ וּבִקְשׁ֣וּ פָנָ֑י בַּצַּ֥ר לָהֶ֖ם יְשַׁחֲרֻֽנְנִי׃
NIV1984Then I will go back to my place until they admit their guilt. And they will seek my face; in their misery they will earnestly seek me."
TNIVThen I will return to my lair until they have borne their guilt and seek my face-- in their misery they will earnestly seek me."
NIV2011Then I will return to my lair until they have borne their guilt and seek my face-- in their misery they will earnestly seek me."
Compared to NIV1984Then I will goreturn back to my placelair until they admithave borne their guilt. And theyand will seek my face; -- in their misery they will earnestly seek me."
Compared to TNIVThen I will return to my lair until they have borne their guilt and seek my face-- in their misery they will earnestly seek me."

Amos 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י דַמֶּ֔שֶׂק וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַל־ דּוּשָׁ֛ם בַּחֲרֻצ֥וֹת הַבַּרְזֶ֖ל אֶת־ הַגִּלְעָֽד׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Damascus, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because she threshed Gilead with sledges having iron teeth,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Damascus, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because she threshed Gilead with sledges having iron teeth,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Damascus, even for four, I will not relent. Because she threshed Gilead with sledges having iron teeth,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Damascus, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because she threshed Gilead with sledges having iron teeth,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Damascus, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because she threshed Gilead with sledges having iron teeth,

Amos 1:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י עַזָּ֔ה וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַל־ הַגְלוֹתָ֛ם גָּל֥וּת שְׁלֵמָ֖ה לְהַסְגִּ֥יר לֶאֱדֽוֹם׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Gaza, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because she took captive whole communities and sold them to Edom,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Gaza, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because she took captive whole communities and sold them to Edom,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Gaza, even for four, I will not relent. Because she took captive whole communities and sold them to Edom,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Gaza, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because she took captive whole communities and sold them to Edom,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Gaza, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because she took captive whole communities and sold them to Edom,

Amos 1:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵי־ צֹ֔ר וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַֽל־ הַסְגִּירָ֞ם גָּל֤וּת שְׁלֵמָה֙ לֶאֱד֔וֹם וְלֹ֥א זָכְר֖וּ בְּרִ֥ית אַחִֽים׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Tyre, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because she sold whole communities of captives to Edom, disregarding a treaty of brotherhood,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Tyre, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because she sold whole communities of captives to Edom, disregarding a treaty of brotherhood,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Tyre, even for four, I will not relent. Because she sold whole communities of captives to Edom, disregarding a treaty of brotherhood,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Tyre, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because she sold whole communities of captives to Edom, disregarding a treaty of brotherhood,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Tyre, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because she sold whole communities of captives to Edom, disregarding a treaty of brotherhood,

Amos 1:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י אֱד֔וֹם וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַל־ רָדְפ֨וֹ בַחֶ֤רֶב אָחִיו֙ וְשִׁחֵ֣ת רַחֲמָ֔יו וַיִּטְרֹ֤ף לָעַד֙ אַפּ֔וֹ וְעֶבְרָת֖וֹ שְׁמָ֥רָה נֶֽצַח׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Edom, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he pursued his brother with a sword, stifling all compassion, because his anger raged continually and his fury flamed unchecked,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Edom, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he pursued his brother with a sword and slaughtered the women of the land, because his anger raged continually and his fury flamed unchecked,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Edom, even for four, I will not relent. Because he pursued his brother with a sword and slaughtered the women of the land, because his anger raged continually and his fury flamed unchecked,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Edom, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because he pursued his brother with a sword, stifling alland compassionslaughtered the women of the land, because his anger raged continually and his fury flamed unchecked,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Edom, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because he pursued his brother with a sword and slaughtered the women of the land, because his anger raged continually and his fury flamed unchecked,

Amos 1:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י בְנֵֽי־ עַמּ֔וֹן וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַל־ בִּקְעָם֙ הָר֣וֹת הַגִּלְעָ֔ד לְמַ֖עַן הַרְחִ֥יב אֶת־ גְּבוּלָֽם׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Ammon, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to extend his borders,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Ammon, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to extend his borders,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Ammon, even for four, I will not relent. Because he ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to extend his borders,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Ammon, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because he ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to extend his borders,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Ammon, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because he ripped open the pregnant women of Gilead in order to extend his borders,

Amos 2:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י מוֹאָ֔ב וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַל־ שָׂרְפ֛וֹ עַצְמ֥וֹת מֶֽלֶךְ־ אֱד֖וֹם לַשִּֽׂיד׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Moab, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he burned, as if to lime, the bones of Edom's king,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Moab, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because he burned to lime the bones of Edom's king,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Moab, even for four, I will not relent. Because he burned to ashes the bones of Edom's king,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Moab, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because he burned, as if to lime, ashes the bones of Edom's king,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Moab, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because he burned to limeashes the bones of Edom's king,

Amos 2:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י יְהוּדָ֔ה וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַֽל־ מָאֳסָ֞ם אֶת־ תּוֹרַ֣ת יְהוָ֗ה וְחֻקָּיו֙ לֹ֣א שָׁמָ֔רוּ וַיַּתְעוּם֙ כִּזְבֵיהֶ֔ם אֲשֶׁר־ הָלְכ֥וּ אֲבוֹתָ֖ם אַחֲרֵיהֶֽם׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Judah, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because they have rejected the law of the LORD and have not kept his decrees, because they have been led astray by false gods, the gods their ancestors followed,
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Judah, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. Because they have rejected the law of the LORD and have not kept his decrees, because they have been led astray by false gods, the gods their ancestors followed,
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Judah, even for four, I will not relent. Because they have rejected the law of the LORD and have not kept his decrees, because they have been led astray by false gods, the gods their ancestors followed,
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Judah, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because they have rejected the law of the LORD and have not kept his decrees, because they have been led astray by false gods, the gods their ancestors followed,
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Judah, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. Because they have rejected the law of the LORD and have not kept his decrees, because they have been led astray by false gods, the gods their ancestors followed,

Amos 2:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה עַל־ שְׁלֹשָׁה֙ פִּשְׁעֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְעַל־ אַרְבָּעָ֖ה לֹ֣א אֲשִׁיבֶ֑נּוּ עַל־ מִכְרָ֤ם בַּכֶּ֙סֶף֙ צַדִּ֔יק וְאֶבְי֖וֹן בַּעֲב֥וּר נַעֲלָֽיִם׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Israel, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. They sell the righteous for silver, and the needy for a pair of sandals.
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Israel, even for four, I will not turn back my wrath. They sell the innocent for silver, and the needy for a pair of sandals.
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Israel, even for four, I will not relent. They sell the innocent for silver, and the needy for a pair of sandals.
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Israel, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. They sell the righteousinnocent for silver, and the needy for a pair of sandals.
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Israel, even for four, I will not turn back my wrathrelent. They sell the innocent for silver, and the needy for a pair of sandals.

2 Peter 2:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸀συμβέβηκεν αὐτοῖς τὸ τῆς ἀληθοῦς παροιμίας· Κύων ἐπιστρέψας ἐπὶ τὸ ἴδιον ἐξέραμα, καί· Ὗς λουσαμένη εἰς ⸀κυλισμὸν βορβόρου.
SBLGNT apparatusσυμβέβηκεν WH Treg NIV] + δὲ RP • κυλισμὸν WH Treg NIV] κύλισμα RP
NIV1984Of them the proverbs are true: "A dog returns to its vomit," and, "A sow that is washed goes back to her wallowing in the mud."
TNIVOf them the proverbs are true: "A dog returns to its vomit," and, "A sow that is washed returns to her wallowing in the mud."
NIV2011Of them the proverbs are true: "A dog returns to its vomit," and, "A sow that is washed returns to her wallowing in the mud."
Compared to NIV1984Of them the proverbs are true: "A dog returns to its vomit," and, "A sow that is washed goes backreturns to her wallowing in the mud."
Compared to TNIVOf them the proverbs are true: "A dog returns to its vomit," and, "A sow that is washed returns to her wallowing in the mud."

Verses where Back was added

Judges 5:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSחָדְל֧וּ פְרָז֛וֹן בְּיִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל חָדֵ֑לּוּ עַ֤ד שַׁקַּ֙מְתִּי֙ דְּבוֹרָ֔ה שַׁקַּ֥מְתִּי אֵ֖ם בְּיִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984Village life in Israel ceased, ceased until I, Deborah, arose, arose a mother in Israel.
TNIVVillagers in Israel would not fight; they held back until I, Deborah, arose, until I arose, a mother in Israel.
NIV2011Villagers in Israel would not fight; they held back until I, Deborah, arose, until I arose, a mother in Israel.
Compared to NIV1984VillageVillagers life in Israel ceased, ceasedwould not fight; they held back until I, Deborah, arose, aroseuntil I arose, a mother in Israel.
Compared to TNIVVillagers in Israel would not fight; they held back until I, Deborah, arose, until I arose, a mother in Israel.

1 Samuel 6:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּאמְר֗וּ אִֽם־ מְשַׁלְּחִ֞ים אֶת־ אֲר֨וֹן אֱלֹהֵ֤י יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ אַל־ תְּשַׁלְּח֤וּ אֹתוֹ֙ רֵיקָ֔ם כִּֽי־ הָשֵׁ֥ב תָּשִׁ֛יבוּ ל֖וֹ אָשָׁ֑ם אָ֤ז תֵּרָֽפְאוּ֙ וְנוֹדַ֣ע לָכֶ֔ם לָ֛מָּה לֹא־ תָס֥וּר יָד֖וֹ מִכֶּֽם׃
NIV1984They answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it away empty, but by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
TNIVThey answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it back to him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
NIV2011They answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it back to him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
Compared to NIV1984They answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it awayback empty, butto him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
Compared to TNIVThey answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it back to him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."

1 Samuel 7:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַיְהִ֗י מִיּ֞וֹם שֶׁ֤בֶת הָֽאָרוֹן֙ בְּקִרְיַ֣ת יְעָרִ֔ים וַיִּרְבּוּ֙ הַיָּמִ֔ים וַיִּֽהְי֖וּ עֶשְׂרִ֣ים שָׁנָ֑ה וַיִּנָּה֛וּ כָּל־ בֵּ֥ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל אַחֲרֵ֥י יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984It was a long time, twenty years in all, that the ark remained at Kiriath Jearim, and all the people of Israel mourned and sought after the LORD.
TNIVThe ark remained at Kiriath Jearim a long time--twenty years in all. Then all the people of Israel turned back to the LORD.
NIV2011The ark remained at Kiriath Jearim a long time--twenty years in all. Then all the people of Israel turned back to the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984ItThe wasark remained at Kiriath Jearim a long time, --twenty years in all, that. Then the ark remained at Kiriath Jearim, and all the people of Israel mournedturned andback sought afterto the LORD.
Compared to TNIVThe ark remained at Kiriath Jearim a long time--twenty years in all. Then all the people of Israel turned back to the LORD.

1 Samuel 18:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַיָּ֨קָם דָּוִ֜ד וַיֵּ֣לֶךְ ׀ ה֣וּא וַאֲנָשָׁ֗יו וַיַּ֣ךְ בַּפְּלִשְׁתִּים֮ מָאתַ֣יִם אִישׁ֒ וַיָּבֵ֤א דָוִד֙ אֶת־ עָרְלֹ֣תֵיהֶ֔ם וַיְמַלְא֣וּם לַמֶּ֔לֶךְ לְהִתְחַתֵּ֖ן בַּמֶּ֑לֶךְ וַיִּתֶּן־ ל֥וֹ שָׁא֛וּל אֶת־ מִיכַ֥ל בִּתּ֖וֹ לְאִשָּֽׁה׃
NIV1984David and his men went out and killed two hundred Philistines. He brought their foreskins and presented the full number to the king so that he might become the king's son-in-law. Then Saul gave him his daughter Michal in marriage.
TNIVDavid took his men with him and went out and killed two hundred Philistines and brought back their foreskins. They counted out the full number to the king so that David might become the king's son-in-law. Then Saul gave him his daughter Michal in marriage.
NIV2011David took his men with him and went out and killed two hundred Philistines and brought back their foreskins. They counted out the full number to the king so that David might become the king's son-in-law. Then Saul gave him his daughter Michal in marriage.
Compared to NIV1984David andtook his men with him and went out and killed two hundred Philistines. He and brought back their foreskins. They andcounted presentedout the full number to the king so that heDavid might become the king's son-in-law. Then Saul gave him his daughter Michal in marriage.
Compared to TNIVDavid took his men with him and went out and killed two hundred Philistines and brought back their foreskins. They counted out the full number to the king so that David might become the king's son-in-law. Then Saul gave him his daughter Michal in marriage.

Nehemiah 9:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַתָּ֨עַד בָּהֶ֜ם לַהֲשִׁיבָ֣ם אֶל־ תּוֹרָתֶ֗ךָ וְהֵ֨מָּה הֵזִ֜ידוּ וְלֹא־ שָׁמְע֤וּ לְמִצְוֺתֶ֙יךָ֙ וּבְמִשְׁפָּטֶ֣יךָ חָֽטְאוּ־ בָ֔ם אֲשֶׁר־ יַעֲשֶׂ֥ה אָדָ֖ם וְחָיָ֣ה בָהֶ֑ם וַיִּתְּנ֤וּ כָתֵף֙ סוֹרֶ֔רֶת וְעָרְפָּ֥ם הִקְשׁ֖וּ וְלֹ֥א שָׁמֵֽעוּ׃
NIV1984"You warned them to return to your law, but they became arrogant and disobeyed your commands. They sinned against your ordinances, by which a man will live if he obeys them. Stubbornly they turned their backs on you, became stiff-necked and refused to listen.
TNIV"You warned them in order to turn them back to your law, but they became arrogant and disobeyed your commands. They sinned against your ordinances, of which you said, 'Whoever obeys them will live by them.' Stubbornly they turned their backs on you, became stiff-necked and refused to listen.
NIV2011"You warned them in order to turn them back to your law, but they became arrogant and disobeyed your commands. They sinned against your ordinances, of which you said, 'The person who obeys them will live by them.' Stubbornly they turned their backs on you, became stiff-necked and refused to listen.
Compared to NIV1984"You warned them in order to returnturn them back to your law, but they became arrogant and disobeyed your commands. They sinned against your ordinances, byof which ayou mansaid, 'The willperson livewho ifobeys hethem obeyswill live by them. .' Stubbornly they turned their backs on you, became stiff-necked and refused to listen.
Compared to TNIV"You warned them in order to turn them back to your law, but they became arrogant and disobeyed your commands. They sinned against your ordinances, of which you said, 'WhoeverThe person who obeys them will live by them.' Stubbornly they turned their backs on you, became stiff-necked and refused to listen.

Psalms 109:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֶּאֱהַ֣ב קְ֭לָלָה וַתְּבוֹאֵ֑הוּ וְֽלֹא־ חָפֵ֥ץ בִּ֝בְרָכָ֗ה וַתִּרְחַ֥ק מִמֶּֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984He loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come on him; he found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him.
TNIVHe loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come on him. He found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him.
NIV2011He loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come back on him. He found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him.
Compared to NIV1984He loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come back on him; he. He found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him.
Compared to TNIVHe loved to pronounce a curse-- may it come back on him. He found no pleasure in blessing-- may it be far from him.

Proverbs 22:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלְהוֹדִֽיעֲךָ֗ קֹ֭שְׁטְ3 אִמְרֵ֣י אֱמֶ֑ת לְהָשִׁ֥יב אֲמָרִ֥ים אֱ֝מֶ֗ת לְשֹׁלְחֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984teaching you true and reliable words, so that you can give sound answers to him who sent you?
TNIVteaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?
NIV2011teaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?
Compared to NIV1984teaching you trueto be honest and reliableto wordsspeak the truth, so that you canbring giveback soundtruthful answersreports to himthose who sent you serve?
Compared to TNIVteaching you to be honest and to speak the truth, so that you bring back truthful reports to those you serve?

Proverbs 28:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָ֭דָם עָשֻׁ֣ק בְּדַם־ נָ֑פֶשׁ עַד־ בּ֥וֹר יָ֝נ֗וּס אַל־ יִתְמְכוּ־ בֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A man tormented by the guilt of murder will be a fugitive till death; let no one support him.
TNIVAnyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.
NIV2011Anyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.
Compared to NIV1984AAnyone man tormented by the guilt of murder will beseek arefuge fugitivein tillthe deathgrave; let no one supporthold himthem back.
Compared to TNIVAnyone tormented by the guilt of murder will seek refuge in the grave; let no one hold them back.

Jeremiah 15:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאַ֣תְּ נָטַ֥שְׁתְּ אֹתִ֛י נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֖ה אָח֣וֹר תֵּלֵ֑כִי וָאַ֨ט אֶת־ יָדִ֤י עָלַ֙יִךְ֙ וָֽאַשְׁחִיתֵ֔ךְ נִלְאֵ֖יתִי הִנָּחֵֽם׃
NIV1984You have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will lay hands on you and destroy you; I can no longer show compassion.
TNIVYou have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will lay hands on you and destroy you; I am tired of holding back.
NIV2011You have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will reach out and destroy you; I am tired of holding back.
Compared to NIV1984You have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will layreach handsout on you and destroy you; I canam notired longerof showholding compassionback.
Compared to TNIVYou have rejected me," declares the LORD. "You keep on backsliding. So I will layreach hands on youout and destroy you; I am tired of holding back.

Matthew 22:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTλέγουσιν ⸀αὐτῷ· Καίσαρος. τότε λέγει αὐτοῖς· Ἀπόδοτε οὖν τὰ Καίσαρος Καίσαρι καὶ τὰ τοῦ θεοῦ τῷ θεῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ Treg NIV RP ] – WH
NIV1984"Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "Give to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
TNIV"Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "Give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
NIV2011"Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "So give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
Compared to NIV1984"Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "GiveSo give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
Compared to TNIV"Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "GiveSo give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."

Mark 12:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂ὁ δὲ⸃ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν ⸀αὐτοῖς· ⸂Τὰ Καίσαρος ἀπόδοτε⸃ Καίσαρι καὶ τὰ τοῦ θεοῦ τῷ θεῷ. καὶ ⸀ἐξεθαύμαζον ἐπ’ αὐτῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusὁ δὲ WH Treg NIV ] Καὶ ἀποκριθεὶς ὁ RP • αὐτοῖς Treg NIV RP ] – WH • Τὰ Καίσαρος ἀπόδοτε WH Treg NIV ] Ἀπόδοτε τὰ Καίσαρος RP • ἐξεθαύμαζον WH NIV ] ἐθαύμαζον Treg; ἐθαύμασαν RP
NIV1984Then Jesus said to them, "Give to Caesar what is Caesar's and to God what is God's." And they were amazed at him.
TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Give back to Caesar what is Caesar's and to God what is God's." And they were amazed at him.
NIV2011Then Jesus said to them, "Give back to Caesar what is Caesar's and to God what is God's." And they were amazed at him.
Compared to NIV1984Then Jesus said to them, "Give back to Caesar what is Caesar's and to God what is God's." And they were amazed at him.
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Give back to Caesar what is Caesar's and to God what is God's." And they were amazed at him.

Luke 20:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ εἶπεν ⸂πρὸς αὐτούς· Τοίνυν ἀπόδοτε⸃ τὰ Καίσαρος Καίσαρι καὶ τὰ τοῦ θεοῦ τῷ θεῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusπρὸς αὐτούς Τοίνυν ἀπόδοτε WH Treg NIV ] αὐτοῖς Ἀπόδοτε τοίνυν RP
NIV1984"Caesar's," they replied. He said to them, "Then give to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
TNIVHe said to them, "Then give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
NIV2011He said to them, "Then give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
Compared to NIV1984"Caesar's," they replied. He said to them, "Then give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
Compared to TNIVHe said to them, "Then give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."

John 21:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀνέβη ⸀οὖν Σίμων Πέτρος καὶ εἵλκυσεν τὸ δίκτυον ⸂εἰς τὴν γῆν⸃ μεστὸν ἰχθύων μεγάλων ἑκατὸν πεντήκοντα τριῶν· καὶ τοσούτων ὄντων οὐκ ἐσχίσθη τὸ δίκτυον.
SBLGNT apparatusοὖν WH Treg NIV ] – RP • εἰς τὴν γῆν WH Treg NIV ] ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς RP
NIV1984Simon Peter climbed aboard and dragged the net ashore. It was full of large fish, 153, but even with so many the net was not torn.
TNIVSimon Peter climbed aboard and dragged the net ashore. It was full of large fish, 153, but even with so many the net was not torn.
NIV2011So Simon Peter climbed back into the boat and dragged the net ashore. It was full of large fish, 153, but even with so many the net was not torn.
Compared to NIV1984So Simon Peter climbed aboardback into the boat and dragged the net ashore. It was full of large fish, 153, but even with so many the net was not torn.
Compared to TNIVSo Simon Peter climbed aboardback into the boat and dragged the net ashore. It was full of large fish, 153, but even with so many the net was not torn.


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