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

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The word 'Fear' occurs 11 times more often in the NIV2011 (271 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (260 times). The word 'Fear' was removed in 7 verses, and added in 18 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Fear' 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 text1872.0%
New text in NIV2011728.0%

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

Verses where Fear was removed

Psalms 65:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמַשְׁבִּ֤יחַ ׀ שְׁא֣וֹן יַ֭מִּים שְׁא֥וֹן גַּלֵּיהֶ֗ם וַהֲמ֥וֹן לְאֻמִּֽים׃
NIV1984Those living far away fear your wonders; where morning dawns and evening fades you call forth songs of joy.
TNIVThe whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy.
NIV2011The whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy.
Compared to NIV1984ThoseThe livingwhole farearth awayis fearfilled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where and evening fades , you call forth songs of joy.
Compared to TNIVThe whole earth is filled with awe at your wonders; where morning dawns, where evening fades, you call forth songs of joy.

Jeremiah 30:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאַתָּ֡ה אַל־ תִּירָא֩ עַבְדִּ֨י יַעֲקֹ֤ב נְאֻם־ יְהֹוָה֙ וְאַל־ תֵּחַ֣ת יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל כִּ֠י הִנְנִ֤י מוֹשִֽׁיעֲךָ֙ מֵֽרָח֔וֹק וְאֶֽת־ זַרְעֲךָ֖ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ שִׁבְיָ֑ם וְשָׁ֧ב יַעֲקֹ֛ב וְשָׁקַ֥ט וְשַׁאֲנַ֖ן וְאֵ֥ין מַחֲרִֽיד׃
NIV1984"'So do not fear, O Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, O Israel,' declares the LORD. 'I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
TNIV"'So do not be afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, Israel,' declares the LORD. 'I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
NIV2011"'So do not be afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, Israel,' declares the LORD. 'I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
Compared to NIV1984"'So do not fear, Obe afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, O Israel,' declares the LORD. 'I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
Compared to TNIV"'So do not be afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, Israel,' declares the LORD. 'I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.

Jeremiah 46:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְ֠אַתָּה אַל־ תִּירָ֞א עַבְדִּ֤י יַֽעֲקֹב֙ וְאַל־ תֵּחַ֣ת יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל כִּ֠י הִנְנִ֤י מוֹשִֽׁעֲךָ֙ מֵֽרָח֔וֹק וְאֶֽת־ זַרְעֲךָ֖ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ שִׁבְיָ֑ם וְשָׁ֧ב יַעֲק֛וֹב וְשָׁקַ֥ט וְשַׁאֲנַ֖ן וְאֵ֥ין מַחֲרִֽיד׃
NIV1984"Do not fear, O Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, O Israel. I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
TNIV"Do not be afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, Israel. I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
NIV2011"Do not be afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, Israel. I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
Compared to NIV1984"Do not fear, Obe afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, O Israel. I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.
Compared to TNIV"Do not be afraid, Jacob my servant; do not be dismayed, Israel. I will surely save you out of a distant place, your descendants from the land of their exile. Jacob will again have peace and security, and no one will make him afraid.

Jeremiah 46:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס אַ֠תָּה אַל־ תִּירָ֞א עַבְדִּ֤י יַֽעֲקֹב֙ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֔ה כִּ֥י אִתְּךָ֖ אָ֑נִי כִּי֩ אֶעֱשֶׂ֨ה כָלָ֜ה בְּכָֽל־ הַגּוֹיִ֣ם ׀ אֲשֶׁ֧ר הִדַּחְתִּ֣יךָ שָׁ֗מָּה וְאֹֽתְךָ֙ לֹא־ אֶעֱשֶׂ֣ה כָלָ֔ה וְיִסַּרְתִּ֙יךָ֙ לַמִּשְׁפָּ֔ט וְנַקֵּ֖ה לֹ֥א אֲנַקֶּֽךָּ׃
NIV1984Do not fear, O Jacob my servant, for I am with you," declares the LORD. "Though I completely destroy all the nations among which I scatter you, I will not completely destroy you. I will discipline you but only with justice; I will not let you go entirely unpunished."
TNIVDo not be afraid, Jacob my servant, for I am with you," declares the LORD. "Though I completely destroy all the nations among which I scatter you, I will not completely destroy you. I will discipline you but only in due measure; I will not let you go entirely unpunished."
NIV2011Do not be afraid, Jacob my servant, for I am with you," declares the LORD. "Though I completely destroy all the nations among which I scatter you, I will not completely destroy you. I will discipline you but only in due measure; I will not let you go entirely unpunished."
Compared to NIV1984Do not fear, Obe afraid, Jacob my servant, for I am with you," declares the LORD. "Though I completely destroy all the nations among which I scatter you, I will not completely destroy you. I will discipline you but only within justicedue measure; I will not let you go entirely unpunished."
Compared to TNIVDo not be afraid, Jacob my servant, for I am with you," declares the LORD. "Though I completely destroy all the nations among which I scatter you, I will not completely destroy you. I will discipline you but only in due measure; I will not let you go entirely unpunished."

Acts 10:35

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀλλ’ ἐν παντὶ ἔθνει ὁ φοβούμενος αὐτὸν καὶ ἐργαζόμενος δικαιοσύνην δεκτὸς αὐτῷ ἐστιν.
NIV1984but accepts men from every nation who fear him and do what is right.
TNIVbut accepts those from every nation who fear him and do what is right.
NIV2011but accepts from every nation the one who fears him and does what is right.
Compared to NIV1984but accepts men from every nation the one who fearfears him and dodoes what is right.
Compared to TNIVbut accepts those from every nation the one who fearfears him and dodoes what is right.

Galatians 2:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀνέβην δὲ κατὰ ἀποκάλυψιν· καὶ ἀνεθέμην αὐτοῖς τὸ εὐαγγέλιον ὃ κηρύσσω ἐν τοῖς ἔθνεσιν, κατ’ ἰδίαν δὲ τοῖς δοκοῦσιν, μή πως εἰς κενὸν τρέχω ἢ ἔδραμον.
NIV1984I went in response to a revelation and set before them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. But I did this privately to those who seemed to be leaders, for fear that I was running or had run my race in vain.
TNIVI went in response to a revelation and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I set before them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. I wanted to be sure I was not running and had not been running my race in vain.
NIV2011I went in response to a revelation and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I presented to them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. I wanted to be sure I was not running and had not been running my race in vain.
Compared to NIV1984I went in response to a revelation and, meeting setprivately beforewith those esteemed as leaders, I presented to them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. But I didwanted this privately to those who seemed to be leaders, forsure fear that I was not running orand had runnot been running my race in vain.
Compared to TNIVI went in response to a revelation and, meeting privately with those esteemed as leaders, I setpresented beforeto them the gospel that I preach among the Gentiles. I wanted to be sure I was not running and had not been running my race in vain.

1 Peter 3:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἀλλ’ εἰ καὶ πάσχοιτε διὰ δικαιοσύνην, μακάριοι. τὸν δὲ φόβον αὐτῶν μὴ φοβηθῆτε μηδὲ ταραχθῆτε,
NIV1984But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. "Do not fear what they fear; do not be frightened."
TNIVBut even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. "Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened."
NIV2011But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. "Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened."
Compared to NIV1984But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. "Do not fear whattheir they fearthreats; do not be frightened."
Compared to TNIVBut even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. "Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened."

Verses where Fear was added

Deuteronomy 1:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָנָ֣ה ׀ אֲנַ֣חְנוּ עֹלִ֗ים אַחֵינוּ֩ הֵמַ֨סּוּ אֶת־ לְבָבֵ֜נוּ לֵאמֹ֗ר עַ֣ם גָּד֤וֹל וָרָם֙ מִמֶּ֔נּוּ עָרִ֛ים גְּדֹלֹ֥ת וּבְצוּרֹ֖ת בַּשָּׁמָ֑יִם וְגַם־ בְּנֵ֥י עֲנָקִ֖ים רָאִ֥ינוּ שָֽׁם׃
NIV1984Where can we go? Our brothers have made us lose heart. They say, 'The people are stronger and taller than we are; the cities are large, with walls up to the sky. We even saw the Anakites there.'"
TNIVWhere can we go? Our brothers have made our hearts melt in fear. They say, 'The people are stronger and taller than we are; the cities are large, with walls up to the sky. We even saw the Anakites there.'"
NIV2011Where can we go? Our brothers have made our hearts melt in fear. They say, 'The people are stronger and taller than we are; the cities are large, with walls up to the sky. We even saw the Anakites there.'"
Compared to NIV1984Where can we go? Our brothers have made usour losehearts heartmelt in fear. They say, 'The people are stronger and taller than we are; the cities are large, with walls up to the sky. We even saw the Anakites there.'"
Compared to TNIVWhere can we go? Our brothers have made our hearts melt in fear. They say, 'The people are stronger and taller than we are; the cities are large, with walls up to the sky. We even saw the Anakites there.'"

Joshua 2:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַנִּשְׁמַע֙ וַיִּמַּ֣ס לְבָבֵ֔נוּ וְלֹא־ קָ֨מָה ע֥וֹד ר֛וּחַ בְּאִ֖ישׁ מִפְּנֵיכֶ֑ם כִּ֚י יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹֽהֵיכֶ֔ם ה֤וּא אֱלֹהִים֙ בַּשָּׁמַ֣יִם מִמַּ֔עַל וְעַל־ הָאָ֖רֶץ מִתָּֽחַת׃
NIV1984When we heard of it, our hearts melted and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below.
TNIVWhen we heard of it, our hearts melted in fear and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below.
NIV2011When we heard of it, our hearts melted in fear and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below.
Compared to NIV1984When we heard of it, our hearts melted in fear and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below.
Compared to TNIVWhen we heard of it, our hearts melted in fear and everyone's courage failed because of you, for the LORD your God is God in heaven above and on the earth below.

Joshua 5:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַיְהִ֣י כִשְׁמֹ֣עַ כָּל־ מַלְכֵ֣י הָאֱמֹרִ֡י אֲשֶׁר֩ בְּעֵ֨בֶר הַיַּרְדֵּ֜ן יָ֗מָּה וְכָל־ מַלְכֵ֤י הַֽכְּנַעֲנִי֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עַל־ הַיָּ֔ם אֵ֠ת אֲשֶׁר־ הוֹבִ֨ישׁ יְהוָ֜ה אֶת־ מֵ֧י הַיַּרְדֵּ֛ן מִפְּנֵ֥י בְנֵֽי־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל עַד־ וַיִּמַּ֣ס לְבָבָ֗ם וְלֹא־ הָ֨יָה בָ֥ם עוֹד֙ ר֔וּחַ מִפְּנֵ֖י בְּנֵֽי־ יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984Now when all the Amorite kings west of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings along the coast heard how the LORD had dried up the Jordan before the Israelites until we had crossed over, their hearts melted and they no longer had the courage to face the Israelites.
TNIVNow when all the Amorite kings west of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings along the coast heard how the LORD had dried up the Jordan before the Israelites until they had crossed over, their hearts melted in fear and they no longer had the courage to face the Israelites.
NIV2011Now when all the Amorite kings west of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings along the coast heard how the LORD had dried up the Jordan before the Israelites until they had crossed over, their hearts melted in fear and they no longer had the courage to face the Israelites.
Compared to NIV1984Now when all the Amorite kings west of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings along the coast heard how the LORD had dried up the Jordan before the Israelites until wethey had crossed over, their hearts melted in fear and they no longer had the courage to face the Israelites.
Compared to TNIVNow when all the Amorite kings west of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings along the coast heard how the LORD had dried up the Jordan before the Israelites until they had crossed over, their hearts melted in fear and they no longer had the courage to face the Israelites.

Joshua 7:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיַּכּ֨וּ מֵהֶ֜ם אַנְשֵׁ֣י הָעַ֗י כִּשְׁלֹשִׁ֤ים וְשִׁשָּׁה֙ אִ֔ישׁ וַֽיִּרְדְּפ֞וּם לִפְנֵ֤י הַשַּׁ֙עַר֙ עַד־ הַשְּׁבָרִ֔ים וַיַּכּ֖וּם בַּמּוֹרָ֑ד וַיִּמַּ֥ס לְבַב־ הָעָ֖ם וַיְהִ֥י לְמָֽיִם׃
NIV1984who killed about thirty-six of them. They chased the Israelites from the city gate as far as the stone quarries and struck them down on the slopes. At this the hearts of the people melted and became like water.
TNIVwho killed about thirty-six of them. They chased the Israelites from the city gate as far as the stone quarries and struck them down on the slopes. At this the hearts of the people melted in fear and became like water.
NIV2011who killed about thirty-six of them. They chased the Israelites from the city gate as far as the stone quarries and struck them down on the slopes. At this the hearts of the people melted in fear and became like water.
Compared to NIV1984who killed about thirty-six of them. They chased the Israelites from the city gate as far as the stone quarries and struck them down on the slopes. At this the hearts of the people melted in fear and became like water.
Compared to TNIVwho killed about thirty-six of them. They chased the Israelites from the city gate as far as the stone quarries and struck them down on the slopes. At this the hearts of the people melted in fear and became like water.

Psalms 25:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמִי־ זֶ֣ה הָ֭אִישׁ יְרֵ֣א יְהוָ֑ה י֝וֹרֶ֗נּוּ בְּדֶ֣רֶךְ יִבְחָֽר׃
NIV1984Who, then, is the man that fears the LORD? He will instruct him in the way chosen for him.
TNIVWho, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.
NIV2011Who, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.
Compared to NIV1984Who, then, isare thethose manwho thatfear fears the LORD? He will instruct himthem in the wayways chosenthey forshould himchoose.
Compared to TNIVWho, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.

Psalms 112:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַ֥לְלוּ יָ֨הּ ׀ אַשְׁרֵי־ אִ֭ישׁ יָרֵ֣א אֶת־ יְהוָ֑ה בְּ֝מִצְוֺתָ֗יו חָפֵ֥ץ מְאֹֽד׃
NIV1984Praise the LORD. Blessed is the man who fears the LORD, who finds great delight in his commands.
TNIVPraise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.
NIV2011Praise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.
Compared to NIV1984Praise the LORD. Blessed isare thethose man who fearsfear the LORD, who findsfind great delight in his commands.
Compared to TNIVPraise the LORD. Blessed are those who fear the LORD, who find great delight in his commands.

Proverbs 14:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSחָכָ֣ם יָ֭רֵא וְסָ֣ר מֵרָ֑ע וּ֝כְסִ֗יל מִתְעַבֵּ֥ר וּבוֹטֵֽחַ׃
NIV1984A wise man fears the LORD and shuns evil, but a fool is hotheaded and reckless.
TNIVThe wise fear the LORD and shun evil, but a fool is hotheaded and yet feels secure.
NIV2011The wise fear the LORD and shun evil, but a fool is hotheaded and yet feels secure.
Compared to NIV1984AThe wise manfear fears the LORD and shunsshun evil, but a fool is hotheaded and recklessyet feels secure.
Compared to TNIVThe wise fear the LORD and shun evil, but a fool is hotheaded and yet feels secure.

Ecclesiastes 3:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָדַ֗עְתִּי כִּ֠י כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֨ר יַעֲשֶׂ֤ה הָאֱלֹהִים֙ ה֚וּא יִהְיֶ֣ה לְעוֹלָ֔ם עָלָיו֙ אֵ֣ין לְהוֹסִ֔יף וּמִמֶּ֖נּוּ אֵ֣ין לִגְרֹ֑עַ וְהָאֱלֹהִ֣ים עָשָׂ֔ה שֶׁיִּֽרְא֖וּ מִלְּפָנָֽיו׃
NIV1984I know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it. God does it so that men will revere him.
TNIVI know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it. God does it so that people will fear him.
NIV2011I know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it. God does it so that people will fear him.
Compared to NIV1984I know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it. God does it so that menpeople will reverefear him.
Compared to TNIVI know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it. God does it so that people will fear him.

Ecclesiastes 5:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ עֹ֣שֶׁק רָ֠שׁ וְגֵ֨זֶל מִשְׁפָּ֤ט וָצֶ֙דֶק֙ תִּרְאֶ֣ה בַמְּדִינָ֔ה אַל־ תִּתְמַ֖הּ עַל־ הַחֵ֑פֶץ כִּ֣י גָבֹ֜הַּ מֵעַ֤ל גָּבֹ֙הַ֙Qp שֹׁמֵ֔ר וּגְבֹהִ֖ים עֲלֵיהֶֽם׃
NIV1984Much dreaming and many words are meaningless. Therefore stand in awe of God.
TNIVMuch dreaming and many words are meaningless. Therefore fear God.
NIV2011Much dreaming and many words are meaningless. Therefore fear God.
Compared to NIV1984Much dreaming and many words are meaningless. Therefore stand in awe offear God.
Compared to TNIVMuch dreaming and many words are meaningless. Therefore fear God.

Ecclesiastes 8:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֲשֶׁ֣ר חֹטֶ֗א עֹשֶׂ֥ה רָ֛ע מְאַ֖ת וּמַאֲרִ֣יךְ ל֑וֹ כִּ֚י גַּם־ יוֹדֵ֣עַ אָ֔נִי אֲשֶׁ֤ר יִהְיֶה־ טּוֹב֙ לְיִרְאֵ֣י הָאֱלֹהִ֔ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר יִֽירְא֖וּ מִלְּפָנָֽיו׃
NIV1984Although a wicked man commits a hundred crimes and still lives a long time, I know that it will go better with God-fearing men, who are reverent before God.
TNIVAlthough a wicked person who commits a hundred crimes may live a long time, I know that it will go better with those who fear God, who are reverent before him.
NIV2011Although a wicked person who commits a hundred crimes may live a long time, I know that it will go better with those who fear God, who are reverent before him.
Compared to NIV1984Although a wicked manperson who commits a hundred crimes andmay stilllive lives a long time, I know that it will go better with God-fearingthose menwho fear God, who are reverent before Godhim.
Compared to TNIVAlthough a wicked person who commits a hundred crimes may live a long time, I know that it will go better with those who fear God, who are reverent before him.

Isaiah 13:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעַל־ כֵּ֖ן כָּל־ יָדַ֣יִם תִּרְפֶּ֑ינָה וְכָל־ לְבַ֥ב אֱנ֖וֹשׁ יִמָּֽס׃3
NIV1984Because of this, all hands will go limp, every man's heart will melt.
TNIVBecause of this, all hands will go limp, every man's heart will melt.
NIV2011Because of this, all hands will go limp, every heart will melt with fear.
Compared to NIV1984Because of this, all hands will go limp, every man's heart will melt with fear.
Compared to TNIVBecause of this, all hands will go limp, every man's heart will melt with fear.

Isaiah 19:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמַשָּׂ֖א מִצְרָ֑יִם הִנֵּ֨ה יְהוָ֜ה רֹכֵ֨ב עַל־ עָ֥ב קַל֙ וּבָ֣א מִצְרַ֔יִם וְנָע֞וּ אֱלִילֵ֤י מִצְרַ֙יִם֙ מִפָּנָ֔יו וּלְבַ֥ב מִצְרַ֖יִם יִמַּ֥ס בְּקִרְבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984An oracle concerning Egypt: See, the LORD rides on a swift cloud and is coming to Egypt. The idols of Egypt tremble before him, and the hearts of the Egyptians melt within them.
TNIVA prophecy concerning Egypt: See, the LORD rides on a swift cloud and is coming to Egypt. The idols of Egypt tremble before him, and the hearts of the Egyptians melt within them.
NIV2011A prophecy against Egypt: See, the LORD rides on a swift cloud and is coming to Egypt. The idols of Egypt tremble before him, and the hearts of the Egyptians melt with fear.
Compared to NIV1984AnA oracleprophecy concerningagainst Egypt: See, the LORD rides on a swift cloud and is coming to Egypt. The idols of Egypt tremble before him, and the hearts of the Egyptians melt withinwith themfear.
Compared to TNIVA prophecy concerningagainst Egypt: See, the LORD rides on a swift cloud and is coming to Egypt. The idols of Egypt tremble before him, and the hearts of the Egyptians melt withinwith themfear.

Isaiah 41:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַל־ תִּֽירְאִי֙ תּוֹלַ֣עַת יַֽעֲקֹ֔ב מְתֵ֖י יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל אֲנִ֤י עֲזַרְתִּיךְ֙ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֔ה וְגֹאֲלֵ֖ךְ קְד֥וֹשׁ יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984Do not be afraid, O worm Jacob, O little Israel, for I myself will help you," declares the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
TNIVDo not be afraid, you worm Jacob, little Israel, do not fear, for I myself will help you," declares the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
NIV2011Do not be afraid, you worm Jacob, little Israel, do not fear, for I myself will help you," declares the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
Compared to NIV1984Do not be afraid, Oyou worm Jacob, O little Israel, do not fear, for I myself will help you," declares the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
Compared to TNIVDo not be afraid, you worm Jacob, little Israel, do not fear, for I myself will help you," declares the LORD, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.

Jeremiah 10:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמִ֣י לֹ֤א יִֽרָאֲךָ֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ הַגּוֹיִ֔ם כִּ֥י לְךָ֖ יָאָ֑תָה כִּ֣י בְכָל־ חַכְמֵ֧י הַגּוֹיִ֛ם וּבְכָל־ מַלְכוּתָ֖ם מֵאֵ֥ין כָּמֽוֹךָ׃
NIV1984Who should not revere you, O King of the nations? This is your due. Among all the wise men of the nations and in all their kingdoms, there is no one like you.
TNIVWho should not fear you, King of the nations? This is your due. Among all the wise rulers of the nations and in all their kingdoms, there is no one like you.
NIV2011Who should not fear you, King of the nations? This is your due. Among all the wise leaders of the nations and in all their kingdoms, there is no one like you.
Compared to NIV1984Who should not reverefear you, O King of the nations? This is your due. Among all the wise menleaders of the nations and in all their kingdoms, there is no one like you.
Compared to TNIVWho should not fear you, King of the nations? This is your due. Among all the wise rulersleaders of the nations and in all their kingdoms, there is no one like you.

Ezekiel 21:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבֶּן־ אָדָ֗ם שִׂ֤ים פָּנֶ֙יךָ֙ אֶל־ יְר֣וּשָׁלִַ֔ם וְהַטֵּ֖ף אֶל־ מִקְדָּשִׁ֑ים וְהִנָּבֵ֖א אֶל־ אַדְמַ֥ת יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984And when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every knee become as weak as water.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
TNIVAnd when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every knee be wet with urine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
NIV2011And when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt with fear and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every leg will be wet with urine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
Compared to NIV1984And when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt with fear and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every kneeleg becomewill asbe weakwet aswith waterurine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."
Compared to TNIVAnd when they ask you, 'Why are you groaning?' you shall say, 'Because of the news that is coming. Every heart will melt with fear and every hand go limp; every spirit will become faint and every kneeleg will be wet with urine.' It is coming! It will surely take place, declares the Sovereign LORD."

Ezekiel 21:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלְמַ֨עַן טְבֹ֤חַ טֶ֙בַח֙ הוּחַ֔דָּה לְמַעַן־ הֱיֵה־ לָ֥הּ בָּ֖רָק מֹרָ֑טָּה א֣וֹ נָשִׂ֔ישׂ שֵׁ֥בֶט בְּנִ֖י מֹאֶ֥סֶת כָּל־ עֵֽץ׃
NIV1984So that hearts may melt and the fallen be many, I have stationed the sword for slaughter at all their gates. Oh! It is made to flash like lightning, it is grasped for slaughter.
TNIVSo that hearts may melt and the fallen be many, I have stationed the sword for slaughter at all their gates. Oh! It is made to flash like lightning, it is grasped for slaughter.
NIV2011So that hearts may melt with fear and the fallen be many, I have stationed the sword for slaughter at all their gates. Look! It is forged to strike like lightning, it is grasped for slaughter.
Compared to NIV1984So that hearts may melt with fear and the fallen be many, I have stationed the sword for slaughter at all their gates. OhLook! It is madeforged to flashstrike like lightning, it is grasped for slaughter.
Compared to TNIVSo that hearts may melt with fear and the fallen be many, I have stationed the sword for slaughter at all their gates. OhLook! It is madeforged to flashstrike like lightning, it is grasped for slaughter.

Philippians 1:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ τοὺς πλείονας τῶν ἀδελφῶν ἐν κυρίῳ πεποιθότας τοῖς δεσμοῖς μου περισσοτέρως τολμᾶν ἀφόβως τὸν ⸀λόγον λαλεῖν.
SBLGNT apparatusλόγον RP NA ] + τοῦ θεοῦ WH Treg NIV
NIV1984Because of my chains, most of the brothers in the Lord have been encouraged to speak the word of God more courageously and fearlessly.
TNIVAnd because of my chains, most of the brothers and sisters have become confident in the Lord and dare all the more to proclaim the gospel without fear.
NIV2011And because of my chains, most of the brothers and sisters have become confident in the Lord and dare all the more to proclaim the gospel without fear.
Compared to NIV1984BecauseAnd because of my chains, most of the brothers and sisters have become confident in the Lord haveand beendare encouragedall to speak the wordmore ofto Godproclaim morethe courageouslygospel andwithout fearlesslyfear.
Compared to TNIVAnd because of my chains, most of the brothers and sisters have become confident in the Lord and dare all the more to proclaim the gospel without fear.

1 Peter 2:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΟἱ οἰκέται ὑποτασσόμενοι ἐν παντὶ φόβῳ τοῖς δεσπόταις, οὐ μόνον τοῖς ἀγαθοῖς καὶ ἐπιεικέσιν ἀλλὰ καὶ τοῖς σκολιοῖς.
NIV1984Slaves, submit yourselves to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.
TNIVSlaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.
NIV2011Slaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.
Compared to NIV1984Slaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.
Compared to TNIVSlaves, in reverent fear of God submit yourselves to your masters, not only to those who are good and considerate, but also to those who are harsh.


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