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

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The word 'Blood' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (409 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (406 times). The word 'Blood' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Blood' 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 text436.4%
New text in NIV2011763.6%

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

Verses where Blood was removed

Leviticus 17:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאִ֨ישׁ אִ֜ישׁ מִבֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל וּמִן־ הַגֵּר֙ הַגָּ֣ר בְּתוֹכָ֔ם אֲשֶׁ֥ר יֹאכַ֖ל כָּל־ דָּ֑ם וְנָתַתִּ֣י פָנַ֗י בַּנֶּ֙פֶשׁ֙ הָאֹכֶ֣לֶת אֶת־ הַדָּ֔ם וְהִכְרַתִּ֥י אֹתָ֖הּ מִקֶּ֥רֶב עַמָּֽהּ׃
NIV1984"'Any Israelite or any alien living among them who eats any blood--I will set my face against that person who eats blood and will cut him off from his people.
TNIV"'I will set my face against any Israelite or any foreigner residing among them who eats blood, and I will cut them off from their people.
NIV2011"'I will set my face against any Israelite or any foreigner residing among them who eats blood, and I will cut them off from the people.
Compared to NIV1984"'AnyI Israelitewill orset anymy alienface livingagainst amongany themIsraelite whoor eats any blood--Iforeigner willresiding setamong mythem face against that person who eats blood , and I will cut himthem off from histhe people.
Compared to TNIV"'I will set my face against any Israelite or any foreigner residing among them who eats blood, and I will cut them off from theirthe people.

2 Samuel 16:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְכֹֽה־ אָמַ֥ר שִׁמְעִ֖י בְּקַֽלְל֑וֹ צֵ֥א צֵ֛א אִ֥ישׁ הַדָּמִ֖ים וְאִ֥ישׁ הַבְּלִיָּֽעַל׃
NIV1984As he cursed, Shimei said, "Get out, get out, you man of blood, you scoundrel!
TNIVAs he cursed, Shimei said, "Get out, get out, you murderer, you scoundrel!
NIV2011As he cursed, Shimei said, "Get out, get out, you murderer, you scoundrel!
Compared to NIV1984As he cursed, Shimei said, "Get out, get out, you man of bloodmurderer, you scoundrel!
Compared to TNIVAs he cursed, Shimei said, "Get out, get out, you murderer, you scoundrel!

2 Samuel 16:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֵשִׁיב֩ עָלֶ֨יךָ יְהוָ֜ה כֹּ֣ל ׀ דְּמֵ֣י בֵית־ שָׁא֗וּל אֲשֶׁ֤ר מָלַ֙כְתָּ֙ וַיִּתֵּ֤ן יְהוָה֙ אֶת־ הַמְּלוּכָ֔ה בְּיַ֖ד אַבְשָׁל֣וֹם בְּנֶ֑ךָ וְהִנְּךָ֙ בְּרָ֣עָתֶ֔ךָ כִּ֛י אִ֥ישׁ דָּמִ֖ים אָֽתָּה׃
NIV1984The LORD has repaid you for all the blood you shed in the household of Saul, in whose place you have reigned. The LORD has handed the kingdom over to your son Absalom. You have come to ruin because you are a man of blood!"
TNIVThe LORD has repaid you for all the blood you shed in the household of Saul, in whose place you have reigned. The LORD has given the kingdom into the hands of your son Absalom. You have come to ruin because you are a murderer!"
NIV2011The LORD has repaid you for all the blood you shed in the household of Saul, in whose place you have reigned. The LORD has given the kingdom into the hands of your son Absalom. You have come to ruin because you are a murderer!"
Compared to NIV1984The LORD has repaid you for all the blood you shed in the household of Saul, in whose place you have reigned. The LORD has handedgiven the kingdom overinto tothe hands of your son Absalom. You have come to ruin because you are a man of bloodmurderer!"
Compared to TNIVThe LORD has repaid you for all the blood you shed in the household of Saul, in whose place you have reigned. The LORD has given the kingdom into the hands of your son Absalom. You have come to ruin because you are a murderer!"

Ezekiel 11:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס בֶּן־ אָדָ֗ם אַחֶ֤יךָ אַחֶ֙יךָ֙ אַנְשֵׁ֣י גְאֻלָּתֶ֔ךָ וְכָל־ בֵּ֥ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל כֻּלֹּ֑ה אֲשֶׁר֩ אָמְר֨וּ לָהֶ֜ם יֹשְׁבֵ֣י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֗ם רַֽחֲקוּ֙ מֵעַ֣ל יְהוָ֔ה לָ֥נוּ הִ֛יא נִתְּנָ֥ה הָאָ֖רֶץ לְמוֹרָשָֽׁה׃
NIV1984"Son of man, your brothers--your brothers who are your blood relatives and the whole house of Israel--are those of whom the people of Jerusalem have said, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.'
TNIV"Son of man, the people of Jerusalem have said of your fellow exiles and the whole house of Israel, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.'
NIV2011"Son of man, the people of Jerusalem have said of your fellow exiles and all the other Israelites, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.'
Compared to NIV1984"Son of man, your brothers--your brothers who are your blood relatives and the wholepeople house of Israel--areJerusalem thosehave said of whomyour thefellow peopleexiles ofand Jerusalemall havethe saidother Israelites, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.'
Compared to TNIV"Son of man, the people of Jerusalem have said of your fellow exiles and all the wholeother house of IsraelIsraelites, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.'

Verses where Blood was added

Genesis 15:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהִנֵּ֨ה דְבַר־ יְהוָ֤ה אֵלָיו֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר לֹ֥א יִֽירָשְׁךָ֖ זֶ֑ה כִּי־ אִם֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר יֵצֵ֣א מִמֵּעֶ֔יךָ ה֖וּא יִֽירָשֶֽׁךָ׃
NIV1984Then the word of the LORD came to him: "This man will not be your heir, but a son coming from your own body will be your heir."
TNIVThen the word of the LORD came to him: "This man will not be your heir, but a son coming from your own body will be your heir."
NIV2011Then the word of the LORD came to him: "This man will not be your heir, but a son who is your own flesh and blood will be your heir."
Compared to NIV1984Then the word of the LORD came to him: "This man will not be your heir, but a son comingwho fromis your own bodyflesh and blood will be your heir."
Compared to TNIVThen the word of the LORD came to him: "This man will not be your heir, but a son comingwho fromis your own bodyflesh and blood will be your heir."

2 Samuel 7:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֣י ׀ יִמְלְא֣וּ יָמֶ֗יךָ וְשָֽׁכַבְתָּ֙ אֶת־ אֲבֹתֶ֔יךָ וַהֲקִימֹתִ֤י אֶֽת־ זַרְעֲךָ֙ אַחֲרֶ֔יךָ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יֵצֵ֖א מִמֵּעֶ֑יךָ וַהֲכִינֹתִ֖י אֶת־ מַמְלַכְתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984When your days are over and you rest with your fathers, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, who will come from your own body, and I will establish his kingdom.
TNIVWhen your days are over and you rest with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, who will come from your own body, and I will establish his kingdom.
NIV2011When your days are over and you rest with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, your own flesh and blood, and I will establish his kingdom.
Compared to NIV1984When your days are over and you rest with your fathersancestors, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, who will come from your own bodyflesh and blood, and I will establish his kingdom.
Compared to TNIVWhen your days are over and you rest with your ancestors, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, who will come from your own bodyflesh and blood, and I will establish his kingdom.

2 Samuel 16:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר דָּוִ֤ד אֶל־ אֲבִישַׁי֙ וְאֶל־ כָּל־ עֲבָדָ֔יו הִנֵּ֥ה בְנִ֛י אֲשֶׁר־ יָצָ֥א מִמֵּעַ֖י מְבַקֵּ֣שׁ אֶת־ נַפְשִׁ֑י וְאַ֨ף כִּֽי־ עַתָּ֜ה בֶּן־ הַיְמִינִ֗י הַנִּ֤חוּ לוֹ֙ וִֽיקַלֵּ֔ל כִּ֥י אָֽמַר־ ל֖וֹ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984David then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh, is trying to take my life. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
TNIVDavid then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh, is trying to take my life. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
NIV2011David then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, my own flesh and blood, is trying to kill me. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
Compared to NIV1984David then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh and blood, is trying to takekill my lifeme. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.
Compared to TNIVDavid then said to Abishai and all his officials, "My son, who is of my own flesh and blood, is trying to takekill my lifeme. How much more, then, this Benjamite! Leave him alone; let him curse, for the LORD has told him to.

2 Chronicles 32:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּשְׁלַ֤ח יְהוָה֙ מַלְאָ֔ךְ וַיַּכְחֵ֞ד כָּל־ גִּבּ֥וֹר חַ֙יִל֙ וְנָגִ֣יד וְשָׂ֔ר בְּמַחֲנֵ֖ה מֶ֣לֶךְ אַשּׁ֑וּר וַיָּשָׁב֩ בְּבֹ֨שֶׁת פָּנִ֜ים לְאַרְצ֗וֹ וַיָּבֹא֙ בֵּ֣ית אֱלֹהָ֔יו מֵעָ֔יו שָׁ֖ם הִפִּילֻ֥הוּ בֶחָֽרֶב׃
NIV1984And the LORD sent an angel, who annihilated all the fighting men and the leaders and officers in the camp of the Assyrian king. So he withdrew to his own land in disgrace. And when he went into the temple of his god, some of his sons cut him down with the sword.
TNIVAnd the LORD sent an angel, who annihilated all the fighting men and the commanders and officers in the camp of the Assyrian king. So he withdrew to his own land in disgrace. And when he went into the temple of his god, some of his sons cut him down with the sword.
NIV2011And the LORD sent an angel, who annihilated all the fighting men and the commanders and officers in the camp of the Assyrian king. So he withdrew to his own land in disgrace. And when he went into the temple of his god, some of his sons, his own flesh and blood, cut him down with the sword.
Compared to NIV1984And the LORD sent an angel, who annihilated all the fighting men and the leaderscommanders and officers in the camp of the Assyrian king. So he withdrew to his own land in disgrace. And when he went into the temple of his god, some of his sons, his own flesh and blood, cut him down with the sword.
Compared to TNIVAnd the LORD sent an angel, who annihilated all the fighting men and the commanders and officers in the camp of the Assyrian king. So he withdrew to his own land in disgrace. And when he went into the temple of his god, some of his sons, his own flesh and blood, cut him down with the sword.

Psalms 59:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַצִּילֵ֖נִי מֵאֹיְבַ֥י ׀ אֱלֹהָ֑י מִּמִתְקוֹמְמַ֥י תְּשַׂגְּבֵֽנִי׃
NIV1984Deliver me from evildoers and save me from bloodthirsty men.
TNIVDeliver me from evildoers and save me from those who are after my blood.
NIV2011Deliver me from evildoers and save me from those who are after my blood.
Compared to NIV1984Deliver me from evildoers and save me from bloodthirstythose menwho are after my blood.
Compared to TNIVDeliver me from evildoers and save me from those who are after my blood.

Joel 3:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְנִקֵּ֖יתִי דָּמָ֣ם לֹֽא־ נִקֵּ֑יתִי וַֽיהוָ֖ה שֹׁכֵ֥ן בְּצִיּֽוֹן׃
NIV1984Their bloodguilt, which I have not pardoned, I will pardon." The LORD dwells in Zion!
TNIVShall I leave their innocent blood unpunished? No, I will not." The LORD dwells in Zion!
NIV2011Shall I leave their innocent blood unavenged? No, I will not." The LORD dwells in Zion!
Compared to NIV1984TheirShall bloodguilt, which I haveleave nottheir pardonedinnocent blood unavenged? No, I will pardonnot." The LORD dwells in Zion!
Compared to TNIVShall I leave their innocent blood unpunishedunavenged? No, I will not." The LORD dwells in Zion!

Matthew 16:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂ἀποκριθεὶς δὲ⸃ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν αὐτῷ· Μακάριος εἶ, Σίμων Βαριωνᾶ, ὅτι σὰρξ καὶ αἷμα οὐκ ἀπεκάλυψέν σοι ἀλλ’ ὁ πατήρ μου ὁ ἐν τοῖς οὐρανοῖς·
NIV1984Jesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by man, but by my Father in heaven.
TNIVJesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by flesh and blood, but by my Father in heaven.
NIV2011Jesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by flesh and blood, but by my Father in heaven.
Compared to NIV1984Jesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by manflesh and blood, but by my Father in heaven.
Compared to TNIVJesus replied, "Blessed are you, Simon son of Jonah, for this was not revealed to you by flesh and blood, but by my Father in heaven.


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