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

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The word 'Disciple' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (32 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (29 times). The word 'Disciple' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Disciple' 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 text480.0%
New text in NIV2011120.0%

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

Verses where Disciple was removed

Luke 14:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὕτως οὖν πᾶς ἐξ ὑμῶν ὃς οὐκ ἀποτάσσεται πᾶσιν τοῖς ἑαυτοῦ ὑπάρχουσιν οὐ δύναται ⸂εἶναί μου⸃ μαθητής.
SBLGNT apparatusεἶναί μου WH Treg NIV ] μου εἶναι RP
NIV1984In the same way, any of you who does not give up everything he has cannot be my disciple.
TNIVIn the same way, those of you who do not give up everything you have cannot be my disciples.
NIV2011In the same way, those of you who do not give up everything you have cannot be my disciples.
Compared to NIV1984In the same way, anythose of you who doesdo not give up everything heyou hashave cannot be my discipledisciples.
Compared to TNIVIn the same way, those of you who do not give up everything you have cannot be my disciples.

Verses where Disciple was added

Matthew 13:52

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ εἶπεν αὐτοῖς· Διὰ τοῦτο πᾶς γραμματεὺς μαθητευθεὶς ⸂τῇ βασιλείᾳ⸃ τῶν οὐρανῶν ὅμοιός ἐστιν ἀνθρώπῳ οἰκοδεσπότῃ ὅστις ἐκβάλλει ἐκ τοῦ θησαυροῦ αὐτοῦ καινὰ καὶ παλαιά.
SBLGNT apparatusτῇ βασιλείᾳ WH Treg NIV ] εἰς τὴν βασιλείαν RP
NIV1984He said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has been instructed about the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
TNIVHe said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has been instructed about the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
NIV2011He said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has become a disciple in the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
Compared to NIV1984He said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has beenbecome instructeda aboutdisciple in the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."
Compared to TNIVHe said to them, "Therefore every teacher of the law who has beenbecome instructeda aboutdisciple in the kingdom of heaven is like the owner of a house who brings out of his storeroom new treasures as well as old."

Matthew 16:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΤότε ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν τοῖς μαθηταῖς αὐτοῦ· Εἴ τις θέλει ὀπίσω μου ἐλθεῖν, ἀπαρνησάσθω ἑαυτὸν καὶ ἀράτω τὸν σταυρὸν αὐτοῦ καὶ ἀκολουθείτω μοι.
NIV1984Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
TNIVThen Jesus said to his disciples, "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.
NIV2011Then Jesus said to his disciples, "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.
Compared to NIV1984Then Jesus said to his disciples, "IfWhoever anyonewants wouldto comebe aftermy me, hedisciple must deny himselfthemselves and take up histheir cross and follow me.
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus said to his disciples, "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.

Mark 8:34

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΚαὶ προσκαλεσάμενος τὸν ὄχλον σὺν τοῖς μαθηταῖς αὐτοῦ εἶπεν αὐτοῖς· ⸂Εἴ τις⸃ θέλει ὀπίσω μου ⸀ἐλθεῖν, ἀπαρνησάσθω ἑαυτὸν καὶ ἀράτω τὸν σταυρὸν αὐτοῦ καὶ ἀκολουθείτω μοι.
SBLGNT apparatusΕἴ τις WH Treg NIV ] Ὅστις RP • ἐλθεῖν WH ] ἀκολουθεῖν Treg NIV RP
NIV1984Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
TNIVThen he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.
NIV2011Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.
Compared to NIV1984Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: "IfWhoever anyonewants wouldto comebe aftermy me, hedisciple must deny himselfthemselves and take up histheir cross and follow me.
Compared to TNIVThen he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.

Luke 9:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἜλεγεν δὲ πρὸς πάντας· Εἴ τις θέλει ὀπίσω μου ⸂ἔρχεσθαι, ἀρνησάσθω⸃ ἑαυτὸν καὶ ἀράτω τὸν σταυρὸν αὐτοῦ ⸂καθ’ ἡμέραν⸃, καὶ ἀκολουθείτω μοι.
SBLGNT apparatusἔρχεσθαι ἀρνησάσθω WH Treg NIV ] ἐλθεῖν ἀπαρνησάσθω RP • καθ᾽ ἡμέραν WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984Then he said to them all: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.
TNIVThen he said to them all: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.
NIV2011Then he said to them all: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.
Compared to NIV1984Then he said to them all: "IfWhoever anyonewants wouldto comebe aftermy me, hedisciple must deny himselfthemselves and take up histheir cross daily and follow me.
Compared to TNIVThen he said to them all: "Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.


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