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

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The word 'Bread' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (267 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (271 times). The word 'Bread' was removed in 7 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Bread' 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 text770.0%
New text in NIV2011330.0%

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

Verses where Bread was removed

Exodus 18:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּקַּ֞ח יִתְר֨וֹ חֹתֵ֥ן מֹשֶׁ֛ה עֹלָ֥ה וּזְבָחִ֖ים לֵֽאלֹהִ֑ים וַיָּבֹ֨א אַהֲרֹ֜ן וְכֹ֣ל ׀ זִקְנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל לֶאֱכָל־ לֶ֛חֶם עִם־ חֹתֵ֥ן מֹשֶׁ֖ה לִפְנֵ֥י הָאֱלֹהִֽים׃
NIV1984Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and other sacrifices to God, and Aaron came with all the elders of Israel to eat bread with Moses' father-in-law in the presence of God.
TNIVThen Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and other sacrifices to God, and Aaron came with all the elders of Israel to eat bread with Moses' father-in-law in the presence of God.
NIV2011Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and other sacrifices to God, and Aaron came with all the elders of Israel to eat a meal with Moses' father-in-law in the presence of God.
Compared to NIV1984Then Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and other sacrifices to God, and Aaron came with all the elders of Israel to eat breada meal with Moses' father-in-law in the presence of God.
Compared to TNIVThen Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, brought a burnt offering and other sacrifices to God, and Aaron came with all the elders of Israel to eat breada meal with Moses' father-in-law in the presence of God.

Exodus 29:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְלֶ֣חֶם מַצּ֗וֹת וְחַלֹּ֤ת מַצֹּת֙ בְּלוּלֹ֣ת בַּשֶּׁ֔מֶן וּרְקִיקֵ֥י מַצּ֖וֹת מְשֻׁחִ֣ים בַּשָּׁ֑מֶן סֹ֥לֶת חִטִּ֖ים תַּעֲשֶׂ֥ה אֹתָֽם׃
NIV1984And from fine wheat flour, without yeast, make bread, and cakes mixed with oil, and wafers spread with oil.
TNIVAnd from the finest wheat flour make round loaves without yeast, thick loaves without yeast and with olive oil mixed in, and thin loaves without yeast and brushed with olive oil.
NIV2011And from the finest wheat flour make round loaves without yeast, thick loaves without yeast and with olive oil mixed in, and thin loaves without yeast and brushed with olive oil.
Compared to NIV1984And from finethe finest wheat flour, make round loaves without yeast, makethick bread, andloaves cakeswithout mixedyeast and with olive oil mixed in, and wafersthin spreadloaves without yeast and brushed with olive oil.
Compared to TNIVAnd from the finest wheat flour make round loaves without yeast, thick loaves without yeast and with olive oil mixed in, and thin loaves without yeast and brushed with olive oil.

Leviticus 7:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאִ֣ם עַל־ תּוֹדָה֮ יַקְרִיבֶנּוּ֒ וְהִקְרִ֣יב ׀ עַל־ זֶ֣בַח הַתּוֹדָ֗ה חַלּ֤וֹת מַצּוֹת֙ בְּלוּלֹ֣ת בַּשֶּׁ֔מֶן וּרְקִיקֵ֥י מַצּ֖וֹת מְשֻׁחִ֣ים בַּשָּׁ֑מֶן וְסֹ֣לֶת מֻרְבֶּ֔כֶת חַלֹּ֖ת בְּלוּלֹ֥ת בַּשָּֽׁמֶן׃
NIV1984"'If he offers it as an expression of thankfulness, then along with this thank offering he is to offer cakes of bread made without yeast and mixed with oil, wafers made without yeast and spread with oil, and cakes of fine flour well-kneaded and mixed with oil.
TNIV"'If they offer it as an expression of thankfulness, then along with this thank offering they are to offer thick loaves made without yeast and with olive oil mixed in, thin loaves made without yeast and brushed with olive oil, and thick loaves of the finest flour well-kneaded and with olive oil mixed in.
NIV2011"'If they offer it as an expression of thankfulness, then along with this thank offering they are to offer thick loaves made without yeast and with olive oil mixed in, thin loaves made without yeast and brushed with oil, and thick loaves of the finest flour well-kneaded and with oil mixed in.
Compared to NIV1984"'If hethey offersoffer it as an expression of thankfulness, then along with this thank offering hethey isare to offer cakesthick ofloaves bread made without yeast and mixed with olive oil mixed in, wafersthin loaves made without yeast and spreadbrushed with oil, and cakesthick loaves of finethe finest flour well-kneaded and mixed with oil mixed in.
Compared to TNIV"'If they offer it as an expression of thankfulness, then along with this thank offering they are to offer thick loaves made without yeast and with olive oil mixed in, thin loaves made without yeast and brushed with olive oil, and thick loaves of the finest flour well-kneaded and with olive oil mixed in.

Leviticus 8:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּמִסַּ֨ל הַמַּצּ֜וֹת אֲשֶׁ֣ר ׀ לִפְנֵ֣י יְהוָ֗ה לָ֠קַח חַלַּ֨ת מַצָּ֤ה אַחַת֙ וְֽחַלַּ֨ת לֶ֥חֶם שֶׁ֛מֶן אַחַ֖ת וְרָקִ֣יק אֶחָ֑ד וַיָּ֙שֶׂם֙ עַל־ הַ֣חֲלָבִ֔ים וְעַ֖ל שׁ֥וֹק הַיָּמִֽין׃
NIV1984Then from the basket of bread made without yeast, which was before the LORD, he took a cake of bread, and one made with oil, and a wafer; he put these on the fat portions and on the right thigh.
TNIVAnd from the basket of bread made without yeast, which was before the LORD, he took one thick loaf, one thick loaf with olive oil mixed in, and one thin loaf, and he put these on the fat portions and on the right thigh.
NIV2011And from the basket of bread made without yeast, which was before the LORD, he took one thick loaf, one thick loaf with olive oil mixed in, and one thin loaf, and he put these on the fat portions and on the right thigh.
Compared to NIV1984ThenAnd from the basket of bread made without yeast, which was before the LORD, he took aone cakethick of breadloaf, and one madethick loaf with olive oil mixed in, and aone wafer; thin loaf, and he put these on the fat portions and on the right thigh.
Compared to TNIVAnd from the basket of bread made without yeast, which was before the LORD, he took one thick loaf, one thick loaf with olive oil mixed in, and one thin loaf, and he put these on the fat portions and on the right thigh.

Ecclesiastes 11:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשַׁלַּ֥ח לַחְמְךָ֖ עַל־ פְּנֵ֣י הַמָּ֑יִם כִּֽי־ בְרֹ֥ב הַיָּמִ֖ים תִּמְצָאֶֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984Cast your bread upon the waters, for after many days you will find it again.
TNIVShip your grain across the sea; after many days you may receive a return.
NIV2011Ship your grain across the sea; after many days you may receive a return.
Compared to NIV1984CastShip your breadgrain uponacross the waters, for sea; after many days you willmay findreceive ita againreturn.
Compared to TNIVShip your grain across the sea; after many days you may receive a return.

Jeremiah 7:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַבָּנִ֞ים מְלַקְּטִ֣ים עֵצִ֗ים וְהָֽאָבוֹת֙ מְבַעֲרִ֣ים אֶת־ הָאֵ֔שׁ וְהַנָּשִׁ֖ים לָשׁ֣וֹת בָּצֵ֑ק לַעֲשׂ֨וֹת כַּוָּנִ֜ים לִמְלֶ֣כֶת הַשָּׁמַ֗יִם וְהַסֵּ֤ךְ נְסָכִים֙ לֵאלֹהִ֣ים אֲחֵרִ֔ים לְמַ֖עַן הַכְעִסֵֽנִי׃
NIV1984The children gather wood, the fathers light the fire, and the women knead the dough and make cakes of bread for the Queen of Heaven. They pour out drink offerings to other gods to provoke me to anger.
TNIVThe children gather wood, the fathers light the fire, and the women knead the dough and make cakes to offer to the Queen of Heaven. They pour out drink offerings to other gods to arouse my anger.
NIV2011The children gather wood, the fathers light the fire, and the women knead the dough and make cakes to offer to the Queen of Heaven. They pour out drink offerings to other gods to arouse my anger.
Compared to NIV1984The children gather wood, the fathers light the fire, and the women knead the dough and make cakes ofto breadoffer forto the Queen of Heaven. They pour out drink offerings to other gods to provokearouse me tomy anger.
Compared to TNIVThe children gather wood, the fathers light the fire, and the women knead the dough and make cakes to offer to the Queen of Heaven. They pour out drink offerings to other gods to arouse my anger.

2 Thessalonians 3:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTτοῖς δὲ τοιούτοις παραγγέλλομεν καὶ παρακαλοῦμεν ⸂ἐν κυρίῳ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ⸃ ἵνα μετὰ ἡσυχίας ἐργαζόμενοι τὸν ἑαυτῶν ἄρτον ἐσθίωσιν.
SBLGNT apparatusἐν κυρίῳ Ἰησοῦ Χριστῷ WH Treg NIV ] διὰ τοῦ κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστου RP
NIV1984Such people we command and urge in the Lord Jesus Christ to settle down and earn the bread they eat.
TNIVSuch people we command and urge in the Lord Jesus Christ to settle down and earn the bread they eat.
NIV2011Such people we command and urge in the Lord Jesus Christ to settle down and earn the food they eat.
Compared to NIV1984Such people we command and urge in the Lord Jesus Christ to settle down and earn the breadfood they eat.
Compared to TNIVSuch people we command and urge in the Lord Jesus Christ to settle down and earn the breadfood they eat.

Verses where Bread was added

Psalms 78:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֵ֤ן הִכָּה־ צ֨וּר ׀ וַיָּז֣וּבוּ מַיִם֮ וּנְחָלִ֪ים יִ֫שְׁטֹ֥פוּ הֲגַם־ לֶ֭חֶם י֣וּכַל תֵּ֑ת אִם־ יָכִ֖ין שְׁאֵ֣ר לְעַמּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984When he struck the rock, water gushed out, and streams flowed abundantly. But can he also give us food? Can he supply meat for his people?"
TNIVTrue, he struck the rock, and water gushed out, streams flowed abundantly, but can he also give us bread? Can he supply meat for his people?"
NIV2011True, he struck the rock, and water gushed out, streams flowed abundantly, but can he also give us bread? Can he supply meat for his people?"
Compared to NIV1984When True, he struck the rock, and water gushed out, and streams flowed abundantly. But, but can he also give us foodbread? Can he supply meat for his people?"
Compared to TNIVTrue, he struck the rock, and water gushed out, streams flowed abundantly, but can he also give us bread? Can he supply meat for his people?"

Ezekiel 4:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְעֻגַ֥ת שְׂעֹרִ֖ים תֹּֽאכֲלֶ֑נָּה וְהִ֗יא בְּגֶֽלְלֵי֙ צֵאַ֣ת הָֽאָדָ֔ם תְּעֻגֶ֖נָה לְעֵינֵיהֶֽם׃
NIV1984Eat the food as you would a barley cake; bake it in the sight of the people, using human excrement for fuel."
TNIVEat the food as you would a loaf of barley bread; bake it in the sight of the people, using human excrement for fuel."
NIV2011Eat the food as you would a loaf of barley bread; bake it in the sight of the people, using human excrement for fuel."
Compared to NIV1984Eat the food as you would a loaf of barley cakebread; bake it in the sight of the people, using human excrement for fuel."
Compared to TNIVEat the food as you would a loaf of barley bread; bake it in the sight of the people, using human excrement for fuel."

John 6:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ γὰρ ἄρτος τοῦ θεοῦ ἐστιν ὁ καταβαίνων ἐκ τοῦ οὐρανοῦ καὶ ζωὴν διδοὺς τῷ κόσμῳ.
NIV1984For the bread of God is he who comes down from heaven and gives life to the world."
TNIVFor the bread of God is the bread that comes down from heaven and gives life to the world."
NIV2011For the bread of God is the bread that comes down from heaven and gives life to the world."
Compared to NIV1984For the bread of God is hethe whobread that comes down from heaven and gives life to the world."
Compared to TNIVFor the bread of God is the bread that comes down from heaven and gives life to the world."


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