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

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The word 'Firstfruits' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (30 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (29 times). The word 'Firstfruits' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Firstfruits' 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 text1100.0%

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

Verses where Firstfruits was added

2 Thessalonians 2:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἩμεῖς δὲ ὀφείλομεν εὐχαριστεῖν τῷ θεῷ πάντοτε περὶ ὑμῶν, ἀδελφοὶ ἠγαπημένοι ὑπὸ κυρίου, ὅτι εἵλατο ὑμᾶς ὁ θεὸς ⸀ἀπαρχὴν εἰς σωτηρίαν ἐν ἁγιασμῷ πνεύματος καὶ πίστει ἀληθείας,
SBLGNT apparatusἀπαρχὴν Holmes WHmarg NA ] ἀπ᾽ ἀρχῆς WH Treg NIV RP
NIV1984But we ought always to thank God for you, brothers loved by the Lord, because from the beginning God chose you to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth.
TNIVBut we ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you as firstfruits to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth.
NIV2011But we ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you as firstfruits to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth.
Compared to NIV1984But we ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because from the beginning God chose you as firstfruits to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth.
Compared to TNIVBut we ought always to thank God for you, brothers and sisters loved by the Lord, because God chose you as firstfruits to be saved through the sanctifying work of the Spirit and through belief in the truth.


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