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

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The word 'Benefit' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (18 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (16 times). The word 'Benefit' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Benefit' 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 text375.0%
New text in NIV2011125.0%

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

Verses where Benefit was removed

1 Timothy 6:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοἱ δὲ πιστοὺς ἔχοντες δεσπότας μὴ καταφρονείτωσαν, ὅτι ἀδελφοί εἰσιν· ἀλλὰ μᾶλλον δουλευέτωσαν, ὅτι πιστοί εἰσιν καὶ ἀγαπητοὶ οἱ τῆς εὐεργεσίας ἀντιλαμβανόμενοι. Ταῦτα δίδασκε καὶ παρακάλει.
NIV1984Those who have believing masters are not to show less respect for them because they are brothers. Instead, they are to serve them even better, because those who benefit from their service are believers, and dear to them. These are the things you are to teach and urge on them.
TNIVThose who have believing masters should not show them disrespect just because they are fellow believers. Instead, they should serve them even better because their masters are dear to them as fellow believers and are devoted to the welfare of their slaves. These are the things you are to teach and insist on.
NIV2011Those who have believing masters should not show them disrespect just because they are fellow believers. Instead, they should serve them even better because their masters are dear to them as fellow believers and are devoted to the welfare of their slaves. These are the things you are to teach and insist on.
Compared to NIV1984Those who have believing masters areshould not to show lessthem respectdisrespect forjust them because they are brothersfellow believers. Instead, they areshould to serve them even better, because thosetheir whomasters benefitare fromdear theirto servicethem areas fellow believers, and dearare devoted to themthe welfare of their slaves. These are the things you are to teach and urgeinsist on them.
Compared to TNIVThose who have believing masters should not show them disrespect just because they are fellow believers. Instead, they should serve them even better because their masters are dear to them as fellow believers and are devoted to the welfare of their slaves. These are the things you are to teach and insist on.

Verses where Benefit was added

Proverbs 11:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSגֹּמֵ֣ל נַ֭פְשׁוֹ אִ֣ישׁ חָ֑סֶד וְעֹכֵ֥ר שְׁ֝אֵר֗וֹ אַכְזָרִֽי׃
NIV1984A kind man benefits himself, but a cruel man brings trouble on himself.
TNIVThose who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.
NIV2011Those who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.
Compared to NIV1984AThose kindwho manare benefitskind himselfbenefit themselves, but athe cruel manbring bringsruin trouble on himselfthemselves.
Compared to TNIVThose who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.

Hebrews 13:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTδιδαχαῖς ποικίλαις καὶ ξέναις μὴ παραφέρεσθε· καλὸν γὰρ χάριτι βεβαιοῦσθαι τὴν καρδίαν, οὐ βρώμασιν, ἐν οἷς οὐκ ὠφελήθησαν οἱ ⸀περιπατοῦντες.
SBLGNT apparatusπεριπατοῦντες WH Treg NIV ] περιπατήσαντες RP
NIV1984Do not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by ceremonial foods, which are of no value to those who eat them.
TNIVDo not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by the eating of ceremonial foods, which is of no benefit to those who observe such rituals.
NIV2011Do not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by eating ceremonial foods, which is of no benefit to those who do so.
Compared to NIV1984Do not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by eating ceremonial foods, which areis of no valuebenefit to those who eatdo themso.
Compared to TNIVDo not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by the eating of ceremonial foods, which is of no benefit to those who observedo such ritualsso.

Hebrews 13:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΠείθεσθε τοῖς ἡγουμένοις ὑμῶν καὶ ὑπείκετε, αὐτοὶ γὰρ ἀγρυπνοῦσιν ὑπὲρ τῶν ψυχῶν ὑμῶν ὡς λόγον ἀποδώσοντες, ἵνα μετὰ χαρᾶς τοῦτο ποιῶσιν καὶ μὴ στενάζοντες, ἀλυσιτελὲς γὰρ ὑμῖν τοῦτο.
NIV1984Obey your leaders and submit to their authority. They keep watch over you as men who must give an account. Obey them so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no advantage to you.
TNIVHave confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you.
NIV2011Have confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you.
Compared to NIV1984ObeyHave confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority. They, because they keep watch over you as menthose who must give an account. ObeyDo themthis so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no advantagebenefit to you.
Compared to TNIVHave confidence in your leaders and submit to their authority, because they keep watch over you as those who must give an account. Do this so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no benefit to you.


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