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

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The word 'Faith' occurs 11 times less often in the NIV2011 (259 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (270 times). The word 'Faith' was removed in 15 verses, and added in 5 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Faith' 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 text840.0%
New text in NIV20111260.0%

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

Verses where Faith was removed

Habakkuk 2:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהִנֵּ֣ה עֻפְּלָ֔ה לֹא־ יָשְׁרָ֥ה נַפְשׁ֖וֹ בּ֑וֹ וְצַדִּ֖יק בֶּאֱמוּנָת֥וֹ יִחְיֶֽה׃
NIV1984"See, he is puffed up; his desires are not upright-- but the righteous will live by his faith--
TNIV"See, he is puffed up; his desires are not upright-- but the righteous will live by their faithfulness--
NIV2011"See, the enemy is puffed up; his desires are not upright-- but the righteous person will live by his faithfulness--
Compared to NIV1984"See, hethe enemy is puffed up; his desires are not upright-- but the righteous person will live by his faithfaithfulness--
Compared to TNIV"See, hethe enemy is puffed up; his desires are not upright-- but the righteous person will live by theirhis faithfulness--

Malachi 2:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֲל֨וֹא אָ֤ב אֶחָד֙ לְכֻלָּ֔נוּ הֲל֛וֹא אֵ֥ל אֶֽחָ֖ד בְּרָאָ֑נוּ מַדּ֗וּעַ נִבְגַּד֙ אִ֣ישׁ בְּאָחִ֔יו לְחַלֵּ֖ל בְּרִ֥ית אֲבֹתֵֽינוּ׃
NIV1984Have we not all one Father? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our fathers by breaking faith with one another?
TNIVDo we not all have one Father? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our ancestors by being unfaithful to one another?
NIV2011Do we not all have one Father? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our ancestors by being unfaithful to one another?
Compared to NIV1984HaveDo we not all have one Father? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our fathersancestors by breakingbeing faithunfaithful withto one another?
Compared to TNIVDo we not all have one Father? Did not one God create us? Why do we profane the covenant of our ancestors by being unfaithful to one another?

Malachi 2:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבָּגְדָ֣ה יְהוּדָ֔ה וְתוֹעֵבָ֛ה נֶעֶשְׂתָ֥ה בְיִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל וּבִירֽוּשָׁלִָ֑ם כִּ֣י ׀ חִלֵּ֣ל יְהוּדָ֗ה קֹ֤דֶשׁ יְהוָה֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר אָהֵ֔ב וּבָעַ֖ל בַּת־ אֵ֥ל נֵכָֽר׃
NIV1984Judah has broken faith. A detestable thing has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem: Judah has desecrated the sanctuary the LORD loves, by marrying the daughter of a foreign god.
TNIVJudah has been unfaithful. A detestable thing has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem: Judah has desecrated the sanctuary the LORD loves by marrying women who worship a foreign god.
NIV2011Judah has been unfaithful. A detestable thing has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem: Judah has desecrated the sanctuary the LORD loves by marrying women who worship a foreign god.
Compared to NIV1984Judah has brokenbeen faithunfaithful. A detestable thing has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem: Judah has desecrated the sanctuary the LORD loves, by marrying thewomen daughterwho ofworship a foreign god.
Compared to TNIVJudah has been unfaithful. A detestable thing has been committed in Israel and in Jerusalem: Judah has desecrated the sanctuary the LORD loves by marrying women who worship a foreign god.

Malachi 2:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם עַל־ מָ֑ה עַ֡ל כִּי־ יְהוָה֩ הֵעִ֨יד בֵּינְךָ֜ וּבֵ֣ין ׀ אֵ֣שֶׁת נְעוּרֶ֗יךָ אֲשֶׁ֤ר אַתָּה֙ בָּגַ֣דְתָּה בָּ֔הּ וְהִ֥יא חֲבֶרְתְּךָ֖ וְאֵ֥שֶׁת בְּרִיתֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984You ask, "Why?" It is because the LORD is acting as the witness between you and the wife of your youth, because you have broken faith with her, though she is your partner, the wife of your marriage covenant.
TNIVYou ask, "Why?" It is because the LORD is the witness between you and the wife of your youth. You have been unfaithful to her, though she is your partner, the wife of your marriage covenant.
NIV2011You ask, "Why?" It is because the LORD is the witness between you and the wife of your youth. You have been unfaithful to her, though she is your partner, the wife of your marriage covenant.
Compared to NIV1984You ask, "Why?" It is because the LORD is acting as the witness between you and the wife of your youth, because. You you have brokenbeen faithunfaithful withto her, though she is your partner, the wife of your marriage covenant.
Compared to TNIVYou ask, "Why?" It is because the LORD is the witness between you and the wife of your youth. You have been unfaithful to her, though she is your partner, the wife of your marriage covenant.

Malachi 2:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְלֹא־ אֶחָ֣ד עָשָׂ֗ה וּשְׁאָ֥ר ר֙וּחַ֙ ל֔וֹ וּמָה֙ הָֽאֶחָ֔ד מְבַקֵּ֖שׁ זֶ֣רַע אֱלֹהִ֑ים וְנִשְׁמַרְתֶּם֙ בְּר֣וּחֲכֶ֔ם וּבְאֵ֥שֶׁת נְעוּרֶ֖יךָ אַל־ יִבְגֹּֽד׃
NIV1984Has not the LORD made them one? In flesh and spirit they are his. And why one? Because he was seeking godly offspring. So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith with the wife of your youth.
TNIVHas not the LORD made the two of you one? You belong to him in body and spirit. And why has he made you one? Because he was seeking godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.
NIV2011Has not the one God made you? You belong to him in body and spirit. And what does the one God seek? Godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.
Compared to NIV1984Has not the LORDone God made them oneyou? InYou fleshbelong andto spirithim theyin arebody hisand spirit. And whywhat one? Becausedoes hethe wasone seekingGod godlyseek? Godly offspring. So guardbe yourselfon in your spiritguard, and do not breakbe faithunfaithful withto the wife of your youth.
Compared to TNIVHas not the LORDone God made the two of you one? You belong to him in body and spirit. And whywhat hasdoes hethe made you one? Because heGod was seeking godlyseek? Godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.

Malachi 2:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כִּֽי־ שָׂנֵ֣א שַׁלַּ֗ח אָמַ֤ר יְהוָה֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְכִסָּ֤ה חָמָס֙ עַל־ לְבוּשׁ֔וֹ אָמַ֖ר יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֑וֹת וְנִשְׁמַרְתֶּ֥ם בְּרוּחֲכֶ֖ם וְלֹ֥א תִבְגֹּֽדוּ׃
NIV1984"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, "and I hate a man's covering himself with violence as well as with his garment," says the LORD Almighty. So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith.
TNIV"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, "and I hate it when people clothe themselves with injustice," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.
NIV2011"The man who hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "does violence to the one he should protect," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.
Compared to NIV1984"IThe hateman divorcewho hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "anddoes I hate a man's covering himself with violence asto wellthe asone withhe hisshould garmentprotect," says the LORD Almighty. So guardbe yourselfon in your spiritguard, and do not breakbe faithunfaithful.
Compared to TNIV"IThe hateman divorcewho hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "anddoes Iviolence hateto itthe whenone peoplehe clotheshould themselves with injusticeprotect," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.

John 2:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTταύτην ⸀ἐποίησεν ἀρχὴν τῶν σημείων ὁ Ἰησοῦς ἐν Κανὰ τῆς Γαλιλαίας καὶ ἐφανέρωσεν τὴν δόξαν αὐτοῦ, καὶ ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτὸν οἱ μαθηταὶ αὐτοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusἐποίησεν WH Treg NIV ] + τὴν RP
NIV1984This, the first of his miraculous signs, Jesus performed at Cana in Galilee. He thus revealed his glory, and his disciples put their faith in him.
TNIVWhat Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples put their faith in him.
NIV2011What Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples believed in him.
Compared to NIV1984This, theWhat firstJesus did here in Cana of hisGalilee miraculouswas signs, Jesusthe performedfirst atof Canathe insigns Galilee. Hethrough thuswhich he revealed his glory, ; and his disciples put their faithbelieved in him.
Compared to TNIVWhat Jesus did here in Cana of Galilee was the first of the signs through which he revealed his glory; and his disciples put their faithbelieved in him.

John 7:31

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸂ἐκ τοῦ ὄχλου δὲ πολλοὶ⸃ ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτόν, καὶ ⸀ἔλεγον· Ὁ χριστὸς ὅταν ἔλθῃ ⸀μὴ πλείονα ⸀σημεῖα ποιήσει ὧν οὗτος ἐποίησεν;
SBLGNT apparatusἐκ τοῦ ὄχλου δὲ πολλοὶ WH Treg NIV ] Πολλοὶ δὲ ἐκ τοῦ ὄχλου RP • ἔλεγον WH Treg NIV ] + ὅτι RP • μὴ WH Treg NIV ] μήτι RP • σημεῖα WH Treg NIV ] + τούτων RP
NIV1984Still, many in the crowd put their faith in him. They said, "When the Christ comes, will he do more miraculous signs than this man?"
TNIVStill, many in the crowd put their faith in him. They said, "When the Messiah comes, will he perform more signs than this man?"
NIV2011Still, many in the crowd believed in him. They said, "When the Messiah comes, will he perform more signs than this man?"
Compared to NIV1984Still, many in the crowd putbelieved their faith in him. They said, "When the ChristMessiah comes, will he doperform more miraculous signs than this man?"
Compared to TNIVStill, many in the crowd put their faithbelieved in him. They said, "When the Messiah comes, will he perform more signs than this man?"

John 8:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTταῦτα αὐτοῦ λαλοῦντος πολλοὶ ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτόν.
NIV1984Even as he spoke, many put their faith in him.
TNIVEven as he spoke, many put their faith in him.
NIV2011Even as he spoke, many believed in him.
Compared to NIV1984Even as he spoke, many put their faithbelieved in him.
Compared to TNIVEven as he spoke, many put their faithbelieved in him.

John 11:45

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΠολλοὶ οὖν ἐκ τῶν Ἰουδαίων, οἱ ἐλθόντες πρὸς τὴν ⸀Μαριὰμ καὶ θεασάμενοι ⸀ἃ ⸀ἐποίησεν, ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτόν·
SBLGNT apparatusΜαριὰμ WH Treg NIV ] Μαρίαν RP • ἃ RP NIV ] ὃ WH Treg • ἐποίησεν WH Treg NIV ] + ὁ Ἰησοῦς RP
NIV1984Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, put their faith in him.
TNIVTherefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, put their faith in him.
NIV2011Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, believed in him.
Compared to NIV1984Therefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, put their faithbelieved in him.
Compared to TNIVTherefore many of the Jews who had come to visit Mary, and had seen what Jesus did, put their faithbelieved in him.

John 12:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὅτι πολλοὶ δι’ αὐτὸν ὑπῆγον τῶν Ἰουδαίων καὶ ἐπίστευον εἰς τὸν Ἰησοῦν.
NIV1984for on account of him many of the Jews were going over to Jesus and putting their faith in him.
TNIVfor on account of him many of the Jews were going over to Jesus and putting their faith in him.
NIV2011for on account of him many of the Jews were going over to Jesus and believing in him.
Compared to NIV1984for on account of him many of the Jews were going over to Jesus and putting their faithbelieving in him.
Compared to TNIVfor on account of him many of the Jews were going over to Jesus and putting their faithbelieving in him.

John 14:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀμὴν ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν, ὁ πιστεύων εἰς ἐμὲ τὰ ἔργα ἃ ἐγὼ ποιῶ κἀκεῖνος ποιήσει, καὶ μείζονα τούτων ποιήσει, ὅτι ἐγὼ πρὸς τὸν ⸀πατέρα πορεύομαι·
SBLGNT apparatusπατέρα WH Treg NIV ] + μου RP
NIV1984I tell you the truth, anyone who has faith in me will do what I have been doing. He will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
TNIVVery truly I tell you, all who have faith in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
NIV2011Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
Compared to NIV1984Very truly I tell you the truth, anyonewhoever whobelieves has faith in me will do whatthe works I have been doing. He, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
Compared to TNIVVery truly I tell you, allwhoever who have faithbelieves in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.

Romans 3:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTτί γάρ; εἰ ἠπίστησάν τινες, μὴ ἡ ἀπιστία αὐτῶν τὴν πίστιν τοῦ θεοῦ καταργήσει;
NIV1984What if some did not have faith? Will their lack of faith nullify God's faithfulness?
TNIVWhat if some were unfaithful? Will their unfaithfulness nullify God's faithfulness?
NIV2011What if some were unfaithful? Will their unfaithfulness nullify God's faithfulness?
Compared to NIV1984What if some didwere not have faithunfaithful? Will their lack of faithunfaithfulness nullify God's faithfulness?
Compared to TNIVWhat if some were unfaithful? Will their unfaithfulness nullify God's faithfulness?

1 Timothy 2:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἰς ὃ ἐτέθην ἐγὼ κῆρυξ καὶ ἀπόστολος—ἀλήθειαν ⸀λέγω, οὐ ψεύδομαι— διδάσκαλος ἐθνῶν ἐν πίστει καὶ ἀληθείᾳ.
SBLGNT apparatusλέγω WH Treg NIV ] + ἐν Χριστῷ RP
NIV1984And for this purpose I was appointed a herald and an apostle--I am telling the truth, I am not lying--and a teacher of the true faith to the Gentiles.
TNIVAnd for this purpose I was appointed a herald and an apostle--I am telling the truth, I am not lying--and a true and faithful teacher of the Gentiles.
NIV2011And for this purpose I was appointed a herald and an apostle--I am telling the truth, I am not lying--and a true and faithful teacher of the Gentiles.
Compared to NIV1984And for this purpose I was appointed a herald and an apostle--I am telling the truth, I am not lying--and a teachertrue ofand thefaithful trueteacher faith toof the Gentiles.
Compared to TNIVAnd for this purpose I was appointed a herald and an apostle--I am telling the truth, I am not lying--and a true and faithful teacher of the Gentiles.

Titus 1:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐπ’ ἐλπίδι ζωῆς αἰωνίου, ἣν ἐπηγγείλατο ὁ ἀψευδὴς θεὸς πρὸ χρόνων αἰωνίων
NIV1984a faith and knowledge resting on the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
TNIVin the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
NIV2011in the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
Compared to NIV1984a faith and knowledge resting onin the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
Compared to TNIVin the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,

Verses where Faith was added

Romans 10:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαρδίᾳ γὰρ πιστεύεται εἰς δικαιοσύνην, στόματι δὲ ὁμολογεῖται εἰς σωτηρίαν·
NIV1984For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confess and are saved.
TNIVFor it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.
NIV2011For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.
Compared to NIV1984For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confessprofess your faith and are saved.
Compared to TNIVFor it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you profess your faith and are saved.

Romans 16:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
NIV1984but now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all nations might believe and obey him--
TNIVbut now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all the Gentiles might come to faith and obedience--
NIV2011but now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all the Gentiles might come to the obedience that comes from faith--
Compared to NIV1984but now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all nationsthe Gentiles might believecome andto obeythe himobedience that comes from faith--
Compared to TNIVbut now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all the Gentiles might come to faiththe and obedience that comes from faith--

1 Corinthians 7:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ γὰρ ἐν κυρίῳ κληθεὶς δοῦλος ἀπελεύθερος κυρίου ἐστίν· ⸀ὁμοίως ὁ ἐλεύθερος κληθεὶς δοῦλός ἐστιν Χριστοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusὁμοίως WH Treg NIV ] + καὶ RP
NIV1984For he who was a slave when he was called by the Lord is the Lord's freedman; similarly, he who was a free man when he was called is Christ's slave.
TNIVFor those who were slaves when called to faith in the Lord are the Lord's freed people; similarly, those who were free when called are Christ's slaves.
NIV2011For the one who was a slave when called to faith in the Lord is the Lord's freed person; similarly, the one who was free when called is Christ's slave.
Compared to NIV1984For hethe one who was a slave when hecalled wasto calledfaith byin the Lord is the Lord's freedmanfreed person; similarly, hethe one who was a free man when he was called is Christ's slave.
Compared to TNIVFor thosethe one who werewas slavesa slave when called to faith in the Lord areis the Lord's freed peopleperson; similarly, thosethe one who werewas free when called areis Christ's slavesslave.

Galatians 3:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΓινώσκετε ἄρα ὅτι οἱ ἐκ πίστεως, οὗτοι ⸂υἱοί εἰσιν⸃ Ἀβραάμ.
SBLGNT apparatusυἱοί εἰσιν WH Treg NIV] εἰσιν υἱοὶ RP
NIV1984Understand, then, that those who believe are children of Abraham.
TNIVUnderstand, then, that those who have faith are children of Abraham.
NIV2011Understand, then, that those who have faith are children of Abraham.
Compared to NIV1984Understand, then, that those who believehave faith are children of Abraham.
Compared to TNIVUnderstand, then, that those who have faith are children of Abraham.

Hebrews 10:39

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἡμεῖς δὲ οὐκ ἐσμὲν ὑποστολῆς εἰς ἀπώλειαν, ἀλλὰ πίστεως εἰς περιποίησιν ψυχῆς.
NIV1984But we are not of those who shrink back and are destroyed, but of those who believe and are saved.
TNIVBut we are not of those who shrink back and are destroyed, but of those who believe and are saved.
NIV2011But we do not belong to those who shrink back and are destroyed, but to those who have faith and are saved.
Compared to NIV1984But we aredo not ofbelong to those who shrink back and are destroyed, but ofto those who believehave faith and are saved.
Compared to TNIVBut we aredo not ofbelong to those who shrink back and are destroyed, but ofto those who believehave faith and are saved.


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