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

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The word 'Circumcised' occurs 4 times more often in the NIV2011 (55 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (51 times). The word 'Circumcised' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Circumcised' 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
New text in NIV20114100.0%

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

Verses where Circumcised was added

Galatians 2:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀλλὰ τοὐναντίον ἰδόντες ὅτι πεπίστευμαι τὸ εὐαγγέλιον τῆς ἀκροβυστίας καθὼς Πέτρος τῆς περιτομῆς,
NIV1984On the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as Peter had been to the Jews.
TNIVOn the contrary, they saw that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentiles, just as Peter had been to the Jews.
NIV2011On the contrary, they recognized that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the uncircumcised, just as Peter had been to the circumcised.
Compared to NIV1984On the contrary, they sawrecognized that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentilesuncircumcised, just as Peter had been to the Jewscircumcised.
Compared to TNIVOn the contrary, they sawrecognized that I had been entrusted with the task of preaching the gospel to the Gentilesuncircumcised, just as Peter had been to the Jewscircumcised.

Galatians 2:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ γὰρ ἐνεργήσας Πέτρῳ εἰς ἀποστολὴν τῆς περιτομῆς ἐνήργησεν καὶ ἐμοὶ εἰς τὰ ἔθνη,
NIV1984For God, who was at work in the ministry of Peter as an apostle to the Jews, was also at work in my ministry as an apostle to the Gentiles.
TNIVFor God, who was at work in Peter as an apostle to the Jews, was also at work in me as an apostle to the Gentiles.
NIV2011For God, who was at work in Peter as an apostle to the circumcised, was also at work in me as an apostle to the Gentiles.
Compared to NIV1984For God, who was at work in the ministry of Peter as an apostle to the Jewscircumcised, was also at work in my ministryme as an apostle to the Gentiles.
Compared to TNIVFor God, who was at work in Peter as an apostle to the Jewscircumcised, was also at work in me as an apostle to the Gentiles.

Galatians 2:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ γνόντες τὴν χάριν τὴν δοθεῖσάν μοι, Ἰάκωβος καὶ Κηφᾶς καὶ Ἰωάννης, οἱ δοκοῦντες στῦλοι εἶναι, δεξιὰς ἔδωκαν ἐμοὶ καὶ Βαρναβᾷ κοινωνίας, ἵνα ⸀ἡμεῖς εἰς τὰ ἔθνη, αὐτοὶ δὲ εἰς τὴν περιτομήν·
SBLGNT apparatusἡμεῖς WH Treg NIV] + μὲν RP
NIV1984James, Peter and John, those reputed to be pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jews.
TNIVJames, Cephas and John, those esteemed as pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jews.
NIV2011James, Cephas and John, those esteemed as pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the circumcised.
Compared to NIV1984James, PeterCephas and John, those reputedesteemed toas be pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jewscircumcised.
Compared to TNIVJames, Cephas and John, those esteemed as pillars, gave me and Barnabas the right hand of fellowship when they recognized the grace given to me. They agreed that we should go to the Gentiles, and they to the Jewscircumcised.

Colossians 2:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐν ᾧ καὶ περιετμήθητε περιτομῇ ἀχειροποιήτῳ ἐν τῇ ἀπεκδύσει τοῦ ⸀σώματος τῆς σαρκός, ἐν τῇ περιτομῇ τοῦ Χριστοῦ,
SBLGNT apparatusσώματος WH Treg NIV ] + τῶν ἁμαρτιῶν RP
NIV1984In him you were also circumcised, in the putting off of the sinful nature, not with a circumcision done by the hands of men but with the circumcision done by Christ,
TNIVIn him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by human hands. Your sinful nature was put off when you were circumcised by Christ,
NIV2011In him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by human hands. Your whole self ruled by the flesh was put off when you were circumcised by Christ,
Compared to NIV1984In him you were also circumcised, in thewith puttinga offcircumcision ofnot theperformed sinfulby nature, nothuman withhands. Your awhole circumcisionself doneruled by the handsflesh ofwas menput butoff withwhen theyou circumcisionwere donecircumcised by Christ,
Compared to TNIVIn him you were also circumcised with a circumcision not performed by human hands. Your sinfulwhole natureself ruled by the flesh was put off when you were circumcised by Christ,


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