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

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The word 'Father' occurs 24 times less often in the NIV2011 (1231 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (1255 times). The word 'Father' was removed in 29 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Father' 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 text2672.2%
New text in NIV20111027.8%

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

Verses where Father was removed

Numbers 18:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּהְי֗וּ הַמֵּתִים֙ בַּמַּגֵּפָ֔ה אַרְבָּעָ֥ה עָשָׂ֛ר אֶ֖לֶף וּשְׁבַ֣ע מֵא֑וֹת מִלְּבַ֥ד הַמֵּתִ֖ים עַל־ דְּבַר־ קֹֽרַח׃
NIV1984The LORD said to Aaron, "You, your sons and your father's family are to bear the responsibility for offenses against the sanctuary, and you and your sons alone are to bear the responsibility for offenses against the priesthood.
TNIVThe LORD said to Aaron, "You, your sons and your ancestral family are to bear the responsibility for offenses connected with the sanctuary, and you and your sons alone are to bear the responsibility for offenses connected with the priesthood.
NIV2011The LORD said to Aaron, "You, your sons and your family are to bear the responsibility for offenses connected with the sanctuary, and you and your sons alone are to bear the responsibility for offenses connected with the priesthood.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD said to Aaron, "You, your sons and your father's family are to bear the responsibility for offenses againstconnected with the sanctuary, and you and your sons alone are to bear the responsibility for offenses againstconnected with the priesthood.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD said to Aaron, "You, your sons and your ancestral family are to bear the responsibility for offenses connected with the sanctuary, and you and your sons alone are to bear the responsibility for offenses connected with the priesthood.

Judges 19:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתִּזְנֶ֤ה עָלָיו֙ פִּֽילַגְשׁ֔וֹ וַתֵּ֤לֶךְ מֵֽאִתּוֹ֙ אֶל־ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֔יהָ אֶל־ בֵּ֥ית לֶ֖חֶם יְהוּדָ֑ה וַתְּהִי־ שָׁ֕ם יָמִ֖ים אַרְבָּעָ֥ה חֳדָשִֽׁים׃
NIV1984But she was unfaithful to him. She left him and went back to her father's house in Bethlehem, Judah. After she had been there four months,
TNIVBut she was unfaithful to him. She left him and went back to her parents' home in Bethlehem, Judah. After she had been there four months,
NIV2011But she was unfaithful to him. She left him and went back to her parents' home in Bethlehem, Judah. After she had been there four months,
Compared to NIV1984But she was unfaithful to him. She left him and went back to her father's houseparents' home in Bethlehem, Judah. After she had been there four months,
Compared to TNIVBut she was unfaithful to him. She left him and went back to her parents' home in Bethlehem, Judah. After she had been there four months,

Judges 19:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיָּ֨קָם אִישָׁ֜הּ וַיֵּ֣לֶךְ אַחֲרֶ֗יהָ לְדַבֵּ֤ר עַל־ לִבָּהּ֙ וְנַעֲר֥וֹ עִמּ֖וֹ וְצֶ֣מֶד חֲמֹרִ֑ים וַתְּבִיאֵ֙הוּ֙ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֔יהָ וַיִּרְאֵ֙הוּ֙ אֲבִ֣י הַֽנַּעֲרָ֔ה וַיִּשְׂמַ֖ח לִקְרָאתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984her husband went to her to persuade her to return. He had with him his servant and two donkeys. She took him into her father's house, and when her father saw him, he gladly welcomed him.
TNIVher husband went to her to persuade her to return. He had with him his servant and two donkeys. She took him into her parents' home, and when her father saw him, he gladly welcomed him.
NIV2011her husband went to her to persuade her to return. He had with him his servant and two donkeys. She took him into her parents' home, and when her father saw him, he gladly welcomed him.
Compared to NIV1984her husband went to her to persuade her to return. He had with him his servant and two donkeys. She took him into her father's houseparents' home, and when her father saw him, he gladly welcomed him.
Compared to TNIVher husband went to her to persuade her to return. He had with him his servant and two donkeys. She took him into her parents' home, and when her father saw him, he gladly welcomed him.

1 Samuel 2:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיָּבֹ֥א אִישׁ־ אֱלֹהִ֖ים אֶל־ עֵלִ֑י וַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֵלָ֗יו כֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה הֲנִגְלֹ֤ה נִגְלֵ֙יתִי֙ אֶל־ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֔יךָ בִּֽהְיוֹתָ֥ם בְּמִצְרַ֖יִם לְבֵ֥ית פַּרְעֹֽה׃
NIV1984Now a man of God came to Eli and said to him, "This is what the LORD says: 'Did I not clearly reveal myself to your father's house when they were in Egypt under Pharaoh?
TNIVNow a man of God came to Eli and said to him, "This is what the LORD says: 'Did I not clearly reveal myself to the family of your ancestor when they were in Egypt under Pharaoh?
NIV2011Now a man of God came to Eli and said to him, "This is what the LORD says: 'Did I not clearly reveal myself to your ancestor's family when they were in Egypt under Pharaoh?
Compared to NIV1984Now a man of God came to Eli and said to him, "This is what the LORD says: 'Did I not clearly reveal myself to your fatherancestor's housefamily when they were in Egypt under Pharaoh?
Compared to TNIVNow a man of God came to Eli and said to him, "This is what the LORD says: 'Did I not clearly reveal myself to the family of your ancestor's family when they were in Egypt under Pharaoh?

1 Samuel 2:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבָחֹ֣ר אֹ֠תוֹ מִכָּל־ שִׁבְטֵ֨י יִשְׂרָאֵ֥ל לִי֙ לְכֹהֵ֔ן לַעֲל֣וֹת עַֽל־ מִזְבְּחִ֗י לְהַקְטִ֥יר קְטֹ֛רֶת לָשֵׂ֥את אֵפ֖וֹד לְפָנָ֑י וָֽאֶתְּנָה֙ לְבֵ֣ית אָבִ֔יךָ אֶת־ כָּל־ אִשֵּׁ֖י בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984I chose your father out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, and to wear an ephod in my presence. I also gave your father's house all the offerings made with fire by the Israelites.
TNIVI chose your ancestor out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, and to wear an ephod in my presence. I also gave your ancestor's family all the food offerings presented by the Israelites.
NIV2011I chose your ancestor out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, and to wear an ephod in my presence. I also gave your ancestor's family all the food offerings presented by the Israelites.
Compared to NIV1984I chose your fatherancestor out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, and to wear an ephod in my presence. I also gave your fatherancestor's housefamily all the food offerings made with firepresented by the Israelites.
Compared to TNIVI chose your ancestor out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, and to wear an ephod in my presence. I also gave your ancestor's family all the food offerings presented by the Israelites.

1 Samuel 2:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלָכֵ֗ן נְאֻם־ יְהוָה֮ אֱלֹהֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵל֒ אָמ֣וֹר אָמַ֔רְתִּי בֵּֽיתְךָ֙ וּבֵ֣ית אָבִ֔יךָ יִתְהַלְּכ֥וּ לְפָנַ֖י עַד־ עוֹלָ֑ם וְעַתָּ֤ה נְאֻם־ יְהוָה֙ חָלִ֣ילָה לִּ֔י כִּֽי־ מְכַבְּדַ֥י אֲכַבֵּ֖ד וּבֹזַ֥י יֵקָֽלּוּ׃
NIV1984"Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: 'I promised that your house and your father's house would minister before me forever.' But now the LORD declares: 'Far be it from me! Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.
TNIV"Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: 'I promised that the members of your family would minister before me forever.' But now the LORD declares: 'Far be it from me! Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.
NIV2011"Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: 'I promised that members of your family would minister before me forever.' But now the LORD declares: 'Far be it from me! Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.
Compared to NIV1984"Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: 'I promised that yourmembers houseof and your father's housefamily would minister before me forever.' But now the LORD declares: 'Far be it from me! Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.
Compared to TNIV"Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: 'I promised that the members of your family would minister before me forever.' But now the LORD declares: 'Far be it from me! Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.

1 Samuel 2:31

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהִנֵּה֙ יָמִ֣ים בָּאִ֔ים וְגָֽדַעְתִּי֙ אֶת־ זְרֹ֣עֲךָ֔ וְאֶת־ זְרֹ֖עַ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֑יךָ מִֽהְי֥וֹת זָקֵ֖ן בְּבֵיתֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984The time is coming when I will cut short your strength and the strength of your father's house, so that there will not be an old man in your family line
TNIVThe time is coming when I will cut short your strength and the strength of the members of your family, so that no one in it will reach old age,
NIV2011The time is coming when I will cut short your strength and the strength of your priestly house, so that no one in it will reach old age,
Compared to NIV1984The time is coming when I will cut short your strength and the strength of your father'spriestly house, so that thereno willone notin beit anwill reach old man in your family lineage,
Compared to TNIVThe time is coming when I will cut short your strength and the strength of the members of your familypriestly house, so that no one in it will reach old age,

1 Samuel 9:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְלָאֲתֹנ֞וֹת הָאֹבְד֣וֹת לְךָ֗ הַיּוֹם֙ שְׁלֹ֣שֶׁת הַיָּמִ֔ים אַל־ תָּ֧שֶׂם אֶֽת־ לִבְּךָ֛ לָהֶ֖ם כִּ֣י נִמְצָ֑אוּ וּלְמִי֙ כָּל־ חֶמְדַּ֣ת יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל הֲל֣וֹא לְךָ֔ וּלְכֹ֖ל בֵּ֥ית אָבִֽיךָ׃
NIV1984As for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and all your father's family?"
TNIVAs for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and your whole family line?"
NIV2011As for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and your whole family line?"
Compared to NIV1984As for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and all your father'swhole family line?"
Compared to TNIVAs for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and your whole family line?"

1 Samuel 17:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר ׀ אִ֣ישׁ יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל הַרְּאִיתֶם֙ הָאִ֤ישׁ הָֽעֹלֶה֙ הַזֶּ֔ה כִּ֛י לְחָרֵ֥ף אֶת־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל עֹלֶ֑ה וְֽ֠הָיָה הָאִ֨ישׁ אֲשֶׁר־ יַכֶּ֜נּוּ יַעְשְׁרֶ֥נּוּ הַמֶּ֣לֶךְ ׀ עֹ֣שֶׁר גָּד֗וֹל וְאֶת־ בִּתּוֹ֙ יִתֶּן־ ל֔וֹ וְאֵת֙ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֔יו יַעֲשֶׂ֥ה חָפְשִׁ֖י בְּיִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984Now the Israelites had been saying, "Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his father's family from taxes in Israel."
TNIVNow the Israelites had been saying, "Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his family line from taxes in Israel."
NIV2011Now the Israelites had been saying, "Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his family from taxes in Israel."
Compared to NIV1984Now the Israelites had been saying, "Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his father's family from taxes in Israel."
Compared to TNIVNow the Israelites had been saying, "Do you see how this man keeps coming out? He comes out to defy Israel. The king will give great wealth to the man who kills him. He will also give him his daughter in marriage and will exempt his family line from taxes in Israel."

1 Samuel 18:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּקָּחֵ֥הוּ שָׁא֖וּל בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֑וּא וְלֹ֣א נְתָנ֔וֹ לָשׁ֖וּב בֵּ֥ית אָבִֽיו׃
NIV1984From that day Saul kept David with him and did not let him return to his father's house.
TNIVFrom that day Saul kept David with him and did not let him return home to his family.
NIV2011From that day Saul kept David with him and did not let him return home to his family.
Compared to NIV1984From that day Saul kept David with him and did not let him return home to his father's housefamily.
Compared to TNIVFrom that day Saul kept David with him and did not let him return home to his family.

1 Samuel 18:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר דָּוִ֜ד אֶל־ שָׁא֗וּל מִ֤י אָֽנֹכִי֙ וּמִ֣י חַיַּ֔י מִשְׁפַּ֥חַת אָבִ֖י בְּיִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל כִּֽי־ אֶהְיֶ֥ה חָתָ֖ן לַמֶּֽלֶךְ׃
NIV1984But David said to Saul, "Who am I, and what is my family or my father's clan in Israel, that I should become the king's son-in-law?"
TNIVBut David said to Saul, "Who am I, and what is my family or my clan in Israel, that I should become the king's son-in-law?"
NIV2011But David said to Saul, "Who am I, and what is my family or my clan in Israel, that I should become the king's son-in-law?"
Compared to NIV1984But David said to Saul, "Who am I, and what is my family or my father's clan in Israel, that I should become the king's son-in-law?"
Compared to TNIVBut David said to Saul, "Who am I, and what is my family or my clan in Israel, that I should become the king's son-in-law?"

1 Samuel 22:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַיִּשְׁלַ֣ח הַמֶּ֡לֶךְ לִקְרֹא֩ אֶת־ אֲחִימֶ֨לֶךְ בֶּן־ אֲחִיט֜וּב הַכֹּהֵ֗ן וְאֵ֨ת כָּל־ בֵּ֥ית אָבִ֛יו הַכֹּהֲנִ֖ים אֲשֶׁ֣ר בְּנֹ֑ב וַיָּבֹ֥אוּ כֻלָּ֖ם אֶל־ הַמֶּֽלֶךְ׃
NIV1984Then the king sent for the priest Ahimelech son of Ahitub and his father's whole family, who were the priests at Nob, and they all came to the king.
TNIVThen the king sent for the priest Ahimelek son of Ahitub and all the men of his family, who were the priests at Nob, and they all came to the king.
NIV2011Then the king sent for the priest Ahimelek son of Ahitub and all the men of his family, who were the priests at Nob, and they all came to the king.
Compared to NIV1984Then the king sent for the priest AhimelechAhimelek son of Ahitub and hisall father'sthe wholemen of his family, who were the priests at Nob, and they all came to the king.
Compared to TNIVThen the king sent for the priest Ahimelek son of Ahitub and all the men of his family, who were the priests at Nob, and they all came to the king.

1 Samuel 22:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ מ֥וֹת תָּמ֖וּת אֲחִימֶ֑לֶךְ אַתָּ֖ה וְכָל־ בֵּ֥ית אָבִֽיךָ׃
NIV1984But the king said, "You will surely die, Ahimelech, you and your father's whole family."
TNIVBut the king said, "You will surely die, Ahimelek, you and your whole family."
NIV2011But the king said, "You will surely die, Ahimelek, you and your whole family."
Compared to NIV1984But the king said, "You will surely die, AhimelechAhimelek, you and your father's whole family."
Compared to TNIVBut the king said, "You will surely die, Ahimelek, you and your whole family."

1 Samuel 22:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר דָּוִ֜ד לְאֶבְיָתָ֗ר יָדַ֜עְתִּי בַּיּ֤וֹם הַהוּא֙ כִּֽי־ שָׁם֙ הָאֲדֹמִ֔י כִּֽי־ הַגֵּ֥ד יַגִּ֖יד לְשָׁא֑וּל אָנֹכִ֣י סַבֹּ֔תִי בְּכָל־ נֶ֖פֶשׁ בֵּ֥ית אָבִֽיךָ׃
NIV1984Then David said to Abiathar: "That day, when Doeg the Edomite was there, I knew he would be sure to tell Saul. I am responsible for the death of your father's whole family.
TNIVThen David said to Abiathar, "That day, when Doeg the Edomite was there, I knew he would be sure to tell Saul. I am responsible for the death of your whole family.
NIV2011Then David said to Abiathar, "That day, when Doeg the Edomite was there, I knew he would be sure to tell Saul. I am responsible for the death of your whole family.
Compared to NIV1984Then David said to Abiathar: ", "That day, when Doeg the Edomite was there, I knew he would be sure to tell Saul. I am responsible for the death of your father's whole family.
Compared to TNIVThen David said to Abiathar, "That day, when Doeg the Edomite was there, I knew he would be sure to tell Saul. I am responsible for the death of your whole family.

2 Samuel 3:29

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָחֻ֙לוּ֙ עַל־ רֹ֣אשׁ יוֹאָ֔ב וְאֶ֖ל כָּל־ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֑יו וְֽאַל־ יִכָּרֵ֣ת מִבֵּ֣ית יוֹאָ֡ב זָ֠ב וּמְצֹרָ֞ע וּמַחֲזִ֥יק בַּפֶּ֛לֶךְ וְנֹפֵ֥ל בַּחֶ֖רֶב וַחֲסַר־ לָֽחֶם׃
NIV1984May his blood fall upon the head of Joab and upon all his father's house! May Joab's house never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food."
TNIVMay his blood fall on the head of Joab and on his whole family! May Joab's family never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food."
NIV2011May his blood fall on the head of Joab and on his whole family! May Joab's family never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food."
Compared to NIV1984May his blood fall uponon the head of Joab and uponon all his father'swhole housefamily! May Joab's housefamily never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food."
Compared to TNIVMay his blood fall on the head of Joab and on his whole family! May Joab's family never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food."

2 Samuel 14:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַתֹּ֜אמֶר הָאִשָּׁ֤ה הַתְּקוֹעִית֙ אֶל־ הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ עָלַ֞י אֲדֹנִ֥י הַמֶּ֛לֶךְ הֶעָוֺ֖ן וְעַל־ בֵּ֣ית אָבִ֑י וְהַמֶּ֥לֶךְ וְכִסְא֖וֹ נָקִֽי׃
NIV1984But the woman from Tekoa said to him, "My lord the king, let the blame rest on me and on my father's family, and let the king and his throne be without guilt."
TNIVBut the woman from Tekoa said to him, "Let my lord the king pardon me and my family, and let the king and his throne be without guilt."
NIV2011But the woman from Tekoa said to him, "Let my lord the king pardon me and my family, and let the king and his throne be without guilt."
Compared to NIV1984But the woman from Tekoa said to him, "MyLet my lord the king, let thepardon blame rest on me and on my father's family, and let the king and his throne be without guilt."
Compared to TNIVBut the woman from Tekoa said to him, "Let my lord the king pardon me and my family, and let the king and his throne be without guilt."

1 Kings 2:31

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֧אמֶר ל֣וֹ הַמֶּ֗לֶךְ עֲשֵׂה֙ כַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר דִּבֶּ֔ר וּפְגַע־ בּ֖וֹ וּקְבַרְתּ֑וֹ וַהֲסִירֹ֣תָ ׀ דְּמֵ֣י חִנָּ֗ם אֲשֶׁר֙ שָׁפַ֣ךְ יוֹאָ֔ב מֵעָלַ֕י וּמֵעַ֖ל בֵּ֥ית אָבִֽי׃
NIV1984Then the king commanded Benaiah, "Do as he says. Strike him down and bury him, and so clear me and my father's house of the guilt of the innocent blood that Joab shed.
TNIVThen the king commanded Benaiah, "Do as he says. Strike him down and bury him, and so clear me and my family line of the guilt of the innocent blood that Joab shed.
NIV2011Then the king commanded Benaiah, "Do as he says. Strike him down and bury him, and so clear me and my whole family of the guilt of the innocent blood that Joab shed.
Compared to NIV1984Then the king commanded Benaiah, "Do as he says. Strike him down and bury him, and so clear me and my father'swhole housefamily of the guilt of the innocent blood that Joab shed.
Compared to TNIVThen the king commanded Benaiah, "Do as he says. Strike him down and bury him, and so clear me and my familywhole linefamily of the guilt of the innocent blood that Joab shed.

2 Chronicles 21:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתֵּ֗לֶךְ בְּדֶ֙רֶךְ֙ מַלְכֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וַתַּזְנֶ֤ה אֶת־ יְהוּדָה֙ וְאֶת־ יֹשְׁבֵ֣י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֔ם כְּהַזְנ֖וֹת בֵּ֣ית אַחְאָ֑ב וְגַ֨ם אֶת־ אַחֶ֧יךָ בֵית־ אָבִ֛יךָ הַטּוֹבִ֥ים מִמְּךָ֖ הָרָֽגְתָּ׃
NIV1984But you have walked in the ways of the kings of Israel, and you have led Judah and the people of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves, just as the house of Ahab did. You have also murdered your own brothers, members of your father's house, men who were better than you.
TNIVBut you have followed the ways of the kings of Israel, and you have led Judah and the people of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves, just as the house of Ahab did. You have also murdered your own brothers, members of your own family, men who were better than you.
NIV2011But you have followed the ways of the kings of Israel, and you have led Judah and the people of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves, just as the house of Ahab did. You have also murdered your own brothers, members of your own family, men who were better than you.
Compared to NIV1984But you have walkedfollowed in the ways of the kings of Israel, and you have led Judah and the people of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves, just as the house of Ahab did. You have also murdered your own brothers, members of your father'sown housefamily, men who were better than you.
Compared to TNIVBut you have followed the ways of the kings of Israel, and you have led Judah and the people of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves, just as the house of Ahab did. You have also murdered your own brothers, members of your own family, men who were better than you.

Proverbs 15:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֱוִ֗יל יִ֭נְאַץ מוּסַ֣ר אָבִ֑יו וְשֹׁמֵ֖ר תּוֹכַ֣חַת יַעְרִֽם׃
NIV1984A fool spurns his father's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
TNIVA fool spurns a parent's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
NIV2011A fool spurns a parent's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
Compared to NIV1984A fool spurns hisa fatherparent's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.
Compared to TNIVA fool spurns a parent's discipline, but whoever heeds correction shows prudence.

Proverbs 17:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיֹלֵ֣ד כְּ֭סִיל לְת֣וּגָה ל֑וֹ וְלֹֽא־ יִ֝שְׂמַ֗ח אֲבִ֣י נָבָֽל׃
NIV1984To have a fool for a son brings grief; there is no joy for the father of a fool.
TNIVTo have a fool for a child brings grief; there is no joy for the parent of a godless fool.
NIV2011To have a fool for a child brings grief; there is no joy for the parent of a godless fool.
Compared to NIV1984To have a fool for a sonchild brings grief; there is no joy for the fatherparent of a godless fool.
Compared to TNIVTo have a fool for a child brings grief; there is no joy for the parent of a godless fool.

Proverbs 27:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSרֵֽעֲךָ֨c אָבִ֡יךָ אַֽל־ תַּעֲזֹ֗ב וּבֵ֥ית אָחִ֗יךָ אַל־ תָּ֭בוֹא בְּי֣וֹם אֵידֶ֑ךָ ט֥וֹב שָׁכֵ֥ן קָ֝ר֗וֹב מֵאָ֥ח רָחֽוֹק׃
NIV1984Do not forsake your friend and the friend of your father, and do not go to your brother's house when disaster strikes you-- better a neighbor nearby than a brother far away.
TNIVDo not forsake your friend or a friend of your family, and do not go to your relative's house when disaster strikes you-- better a neighbor nearby than a relative far away.
NIV2011Do not forsake your friend or a friend of your family, and do not go to your relative's house when disaster strikes you-- better a neighbor nearby than a relative far away.
Compared to NIV1984Do not forsake your friend andor thea friend of your fatherfamily, and do not go to your brotherrelative's house when disaster strikes you-- better a neighbor nearby than a brotherrelative far away.
Compared to TNIVDo not forsake your friend or a friend of your family, and do not go to your relative's house when disaster strikes you-- better a neighbor nearby than a relative far away.

Ezekiel 18:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס הֵ֤ן כָּל־ הַנְּפָשׁוֹת֙ לִ֣י הֵ֔נָּה כְּנֶ֧פֶשׁ הָאָ֛ב וּכְנֶ֥פֶשׁ הַבֵּ֖ן לִי־ הֵ֑נָּה הַנֶּ֥פֶשׁ הַחֹטֵ֖את הִ֥יא תָמֽוּת׃
NIV1984For every living soul belongs to me, the father as well as the son--both alike belong to me. The soul who sins is the one who will die.
TNIVFor everyone belongs to me, the parent as well as the child--both alike belong to me. The one who sins is the one who will die.
NIV2011For everyone belongs to me, the parent as well as the child--both alike belong to me. The one who sins is the one who will die.
Compared to NIV1984For everyeveryone living soul belongs to me, the fatherparent as well as the sonchild--both alike belong to me. The soulone who sins is the one who will die.
Compared to TNIVFor everyone belongs to me, the parent as well as the child--both alike belong to me. The one who sins is the one who will die.

Ezekiel 18:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס הַנֶּ֥פֶשׁ הַחֹטֵ֖את הִ֣יא תָמ֑וּת בֵּ֞ן לֹא־ יִשָּׂ֣א ׀ בַּעֲוֺ֣ן הָאָ֗ב וְאָב֙ לֹ֤א יִשָּׂא֙ בַּעֲוֺ֣ן הַבֵּ֔ן צִדְקַ֤ת הַצַּדִּיק֙ עָלָ֣יו תִּֽהְיֶ֔ה וְרִשְׁעַ֥ת עָלָ֥יו תִּֽהְיֶֽה׃
NIV1984The soul who sins is the one who will die. The son will not share the guilt of the father, nor will the father share the guilt of the son. The righteousness of the righteous man will be credited to him, and the wickedness of the wicked will be charged against him.
TNIVThe one who sins is the one who will die. The child will not share the guilt of the parent, nor will the parent share the guilt of the child. The righteousness of the righteous will be credited to them, and the wickedness of the wicked will be charged against them.
NIV2011The one who sins is the one who will die. The child will not share the guilt of the parent, nor will the parent share the guilt of the child. The righteousness of the righteous will be credited to them, and the wickedness of the wicked will be charged against them.
Compared to NIV1984The soulone who sins is the one who will die. The sonchild will not share the guilt of the fatherparent, nor will the fatherparent share the guilt of the sonchild. The righteousness of the righteous man will be credited to himthem, and the wickedness of the wicked will be charged against himthem.
Compared to TNIVThe one who sins is the one who will die. The child will not share the guilt of the parent, nor will the parent share the guilt of the child. The righteousness of the righteous will be credited to them, and the wickedness of the wicked will be charged against them.

Daniel 5:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִיתַ֨י גְּבַ֜ר בְּמַלְכוּתָ֗ךְ דִּ֠י ר֣וּחַ אֱלָהִ֣ין קַדִּישִׁין֮ בֵּהּ֒ וּבְיוֹמֵ֣י אֲב֗וּךְ נַהִיר֧וּ וְשָׂכְלְתָנ֛וּ וְחָכְמָ֥ה כְּחָכְמַת־ אֱלָהִ֖ין הִשְׁתְּכַ֣חַת בֵּ֑הּ וּמַלְכָּ֤א נְבֻֽכַדְנֶצַּר֙ אֲב֔וּךְ רַ֧ב חַרְטֻמִּ֣ין אָֽשְׁפִ֗ין כַּשְׂדָּאִין֙ גָּזְרִ֔ין3 הֲקִימֵ֖הּ אֲב֥וּךְ מַלְכָּֽא׃
NIV1984There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. King Nebuchadnezzar your father--your father the king, I say--appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
TNIVThere is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. Your father, King Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
NIV2011There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. Your father, King Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
Compared to NIV1984There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. KingYour Nebuchadnezzar your father--your father the king, IKing say--Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
Compared to TNIVThere is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. Your father, King Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.

Luke 16:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἶπεν δέ· Ἐρωτῶ ⸂σε οὖν⸃, πάτερ, ἵνα πέμψῃς αὐτὸν εἰς τὸν οἶκον τοῦ πατρός μου,
SBLGNT apparatusσε οὖν WH Treg NIV ] οὖν σε RP
NIV1984"He answered, 'Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my father's house,
TNIV"He answered, 'Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my family,
NIV2011"He answered, 'Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my family,
Compared to NIV1984"He answered, 'Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my father's housefamily,
Compared to TNIV"He answered, 'Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my family,

Acts 7:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐν ᾧ καιρῷ ἐγεννήθη Μωϋσῆς, καὶ ἦν ἀστεῖος τῷ θεῷ· ὃς ἀνετράφη μῆνας τρεῖς ἐν τῷ οἴκῳ τοῦ πατρός·
NIV1984"At that time Moses was born, and he was no ordinary child. For three months he was cared for in his father's house.
TNIV"At that time Moses was born, and he was no ordinary child. For three months he was cared for in his parents' home.
NIV2011"At that time Moses was born, and he was no ordinary child. For three months he was cared for by his family.
Compared to NIV1984"At that time Moses was born, and he was no ordinary child. For three months he was cared for inby his father's housefamily.
Compared to TNIV"At that time Moses was born, and he was no ordinary child. For three months he was cared for inby his parents' homefamily.

Romans 9:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὐ μόνον δέ, ἀλλὰ καὶ Ῥεβέκκα ἐξ ἑνὸς κοίτην ἔχουσα, Ἰσαὰκ τοῦ πατρὸς ἡμῶν·
NIV1984Not only that, but Rebekah's children had one and the same father, our father Isaac.
TNIVNot only that, but Rebekah's children were conceived at the same time by our father Isaac.
NIV2011Not only that, but Rebekah's children were conceived at the same time by our father Isaac.
Compared to NIV1984Not only that, but Rebekah's children hadwere oneconceived andat the same father, time by our father Isaac.
Compared to TNIVNot only that, but Rebekah's children were conceived at the same time by our father Isaac.

Hebrews 11:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTπίστει καὶ ⸂αὐτῇ Σάρρᾳ⸃ δύναμιν εἰς καταβολὴν σπέρματος ἔλαβεν καὶ παρὰ καιρὸν ⸀ἡλικίας, ἐπεὶ πιστὸν ἡγήσατο τὸν ἐπαγγειλάμενον·
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῇ Σάρρᾳ Holmes WHmarg ] αὐτὴ Σάρρα WH Treg RP; αὐτὴ Σάρρα στεῖρα NIV • ἡλικίας WH Treg NIV ] + ἔτεκεν RP
NIV1984By faith Abraham, even though he was past age--and Sarah herself was barren--was enabled to become a father because he considered him faithful who had made the promise.
TNIVAnd by faith even Sarah, who was past childbearing age, was enabled to bear children because she considered him faithful who had made the promise.
NIV2011And by faith even Sarah, who was past childbearing age, was enabled to bear children because she considered him faithful who had made the promise.
Compared to NIV1984ByAnd by faith Abraham, even thoughSarah, who he was past age--andchildbearing Sarah herself age, was barren--was enabled to becomebear achildren father because heshe considered him faithful who had made the promise.
Compared to TNIVAnd by faith even Sarah, who was past childbearing age, was enabled to bear children because she considered him faithful who had made the promise.

1 John 2:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTγράφω ὑμῖν, πατέρες, ὅτι ἐγνώκατε τὸν ἀπ’ ἀρχῆς· γράφω ὑμῖν, νεανίσκοι, ὅτι νενικήκατε τὸν πονηρόν.
NIV1984I write to you, fathers, because you have known him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, dear children, because you have known the Father.
TNIVI am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young people, because you have overcome the evil one.
NIV2011I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one.
Compared to NIV1984I writeam writing to you, fathers, because you haveknow known him who is from the beginning. I writeam writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, dear children, because you have known the Father.
Compared to TNIVI am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young peoplemen, because you have overcome the evil one.

Verses where Father was added

1 Kings 15:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיַּ֥עַשׂ הָרַ֖ע בְּעֵינֵ֣י יְהוָ֑ה וַיֵּ֙לֶךְ֙ בְּדֶ֣רֶךְ אָבִ֔יו וּ֨בְחַטָּאת֔וֹ אֲשֶׁ֥ר הֶחֱטִ֖יא אֶת־ יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, walking in the ways of his father and in his sin, which he had caused Israel to commit.
TNIVHe did evil in the eyes of the LORD, following the ways of his father and committing the same sin his father had caused Israel to commit.
NIV2011He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, following the ways of his father and committing the same sin his father had caused Israel to commit.
Compared to NIV1984He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, walkingfollowing in the ways of his father and incommitting histhe same sin, which hehis father had caused Israel to commit.
Compared to TNIVHe did evil in the eyes of the LORD, following the ways of his father and committing the same sin his father had caused Israel to commit.

1 Chronicles 25:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס כָּל־ אֵ֣לֶּה עַל־ יְדֵי֩ אֲבִיהֶ֨ם בַּשִּׁ֜יר בֵּ֣ית יְהוָ֗ה בִּמְצִלְתַּ֙יִם֙ נְבָלִ֣ים וְכִנֹּר֔וֹת לַעֲבֹדַ֖ת בֵּ֣ית הָאֱלֹהִ֑ים עַ֚ל יְדֵ֣י הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ אָסָ֥ף וִידוּת֖וּן וְהֵימָֽן׃
NIV1984All these men were under the supervision of their fathers for the music of the temple of the LORD, with cymbals, lyres and harps, for the ministry at the house of God. Asaph, Jeduthun and Heman were under the supervision of the king.
TNIVAll these men were under the supervision of their father for the music of the temple of the LORD, with cymbals, lyres and harps, for the ministry at the house of God. Asaph, Jeduthun and Heman were under the supervision of the king.
NIV2011All these men were under the supervision of their father for the music of the temple of the LORD, with cymbals, lyres and harps, for the ministry at the house of God. Asaph, Jeduthun and Heman were under the supervision of the king.
Compared to NIV1984All these men were under the supervision of their fathersfather for the music of the temple of the LORD, with cymbals, lyres and harps, for the ministry at the house of God. Asaph, Jeduthun and Heman were under the supervision of the king.
Compared to TNIVAll these men were under the supervision of their father for the music of the temple of the LORD, with cymbals, lyres and harps, for the ministry at the house of God. Asaph, Jeduthun and Heman were under the supervision of the king.

Ezekiel 22:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֶרְוַת־ אָ֖ב גִּלָּה־ בָ֑ךְ טְמֵאַ֥ת הַנִּדָּ֖ה עִנּוּ־ בָֽךְ׃
NIV1984In you are those who dishonor their fathers' bed; in you are those who violate women during their period, when they are ceremonially unclean.
TNIVIn you are those who dishonor their father's bed; in you are those who violate women during their period, when they are ceremonially unclean.
NIV2011In you are those who dishonor their father's bed; in you are those who violate women during their period, when they are ceremonially unclean.
Compared to NIV1984In you are those who dishonor their fathers' father's bed; in you are those who violate women during their period, when they are ceremonially unclean.
Compared to TNIVIn you are those who dishonor their father's bed; in you are those who violate women during their period, when they are ceremonially unclean.

Malachi 3:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָ֣יוּ לִ֗י אָמַר֙ יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֔וֹת לַיּ֕וֹם אֲשֶׁ֥ר אֲנִ֖י עֹשֶׂ֣ה סְגֻלָּ֑ה וְחָמַלְתִּ֣י עֲלֵיהֶ֔ם כַּֽאֲשֶׁר֙ יַחְמֹ֣ל אִ֔ישׁ עַל־ בְּנ֖וֹ הָעֹבֵ֥ד3 אֹתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"They will be mine," says the LORD Almighty, "in the day when I make up my treasured possession. I will spare them, just as in compassion a man spares his son who serves him.
TNIV"On the day when I act," says the LORD Almighty, "they will be my treasured possession. I will spare them, just as a father has compassion and spares his son who serves him.
NIV2011"On the day when I act," says the LORD Almighty, "they will be my treasured possession. I will spare them, just as a father has compassion and spares his son who serves him.
Compared to NIV1984"TheyOn willthe beday minewhen I act," says the LORD Almighty, "inthey thewill daybe when I make up my treasured possession. I will spare them, just as ina compassionfather ahas mancompassion and spares his son who serves him.
Compared to TNIV"On the day when I act," says the LORD Almighty, "they will be my treasured possession. I will spare them, just as a father has compassion and spares his son who serves him.

Hebrews 12:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐκλέλησθε τῆς παρακλήσεως, ἥτις ὑμῖν ὡς υἱοῖς διαλέγεται, Υἱέ μου, μὴ ὀλιγώρει παιδείας κυρίου, μηδὲ ἐκλύου ὑπ’ αὐτοῦ ἐλεγχόμενος·
NIV1984And you have forgotten that word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
TNIVAnd have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as children? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
NIV2011And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as a father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
Compared to NIV1984And have you havecompletely forgotten thatthis word of encouragement that addresses you as sons: "a father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,
Compared to TNIVAnd have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as childrena father addresses his son? It says, "My son, do not make light of the Lord's discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,

James 2:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἈβραὰμ ὁ πατὴρ ἡμῶν οὐκ ἐξ ἔργων ἐδικαιώθη, ἀνενέγκας Ἰσαὰκ τὸν υἱὸν αὐτοῦ ἐπὶ τὸ θυσιαστήριον;
NIV1984Was not our ancestor Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?
TNIVWas not our father Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?
NIV2011Was not our father Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?
Compared to NIV1984Was not our ancestorfather Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?
Compared to TNIVWas not our father Abraham considered righteous for what he did when he offered his son Isaac on the altar?

1 John 2:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀ἔγραψα ὑμῖν, παιδία, ὅτι ἐγνώκατε τὸν πατέρα· ἔγραψα ὑμῖν, πατέρες, ὅτι ἐγνώκατε τὸν ἀπ’ ἀρχῆς· ἔγραψα ὑμῖν, νεανίσκοι, ὅτι ἰσχυροί ἐστε καὶ ὁ λόγος τοῦ θεοῦ ἐν ὑμῖν μένει καὶ νενικήκατε τὸν πονηρόν.
SBLGNT apparatusἔγραψα WH Treg NIV ] Γράφω RP
NIV1984I write to you, fathers, because you have known him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God lives in you, and you have overcome the evil one.
TNIVI write to you, dear children, because you know the Father. I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young people, because you are strong, and the word of God lives in you, and you have overcome the evil one.
NIV2011I write to you, dear children, because you know the Father. I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God lives in you, and you have overcome the evil one.
Compared to NIV1984I write to you, fathersdear children, because you haveknow knownthe Father. I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God lives in you, and you have overcome the evil one.
Compared to TNIVI write to you, dear children, because you know the Father. I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young peoplemen, because you are strong, and the word of God lives in you, and you have overcome the evil one.


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