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

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The word 'Gentile' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (13 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (11 times). The word 'Gentile' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Gentile' 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 text375.0%
New text in NIV2011125.0%

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

Verses where Gentile was removed

Galatians 2:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἩμεῖς φύσει Ἰουδαῖοι καὶ οὐκ ἐξ ἐθνῶν ἁμαρτωλοί,
NIV1984"We who are Jews by birth and not 'Gentile sinners'
TNIV"We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles
NIV2011"We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles
Compared to NIV1984"We who are Jews by birth and not 'Gentile sinners'sinful Gentiles
Compared to TNIV"We who are Jews by birth and not sinful Gentiles

Verses where Gentile was added

Romans 3:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTδικαιοσύνη δὲ θεοῦ διὰ πίστεως Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ, εἰς ⸀πάντας τοὺς πιστεύοντας, οὐ γάρ ἐστιν διαστολή.
SBLGNT apparatusπάντας WH Treg NIV ] καὶ ἐπὶ πάντας RP
NIV1984This righteousness from God comes through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference,
TNIVThis righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,
NIV2011This righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,
Compared to NIV1984This righteousness fromis Godgiven comes through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,
Compared to TNIVThis righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile,

Galatians 3:28

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοὐκ ἔνι Ἰουδαῖος οὐδὲ Ἕλλην, οὐκ ἔνι δοῦλος οὐδὲ ἐλεύθερος, οὐκ ἔνι ἄρσεν καὶ θῆλυ· ⸀πάντες γὰρ ὑμεῖς εἷς ἐστε ἐν Χριστῷ Ἰησοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusπάντες WH NIV RP] ἅπαντες Treg
NIV1984There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
TNIVThere is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, neither male nor female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
NIV2011There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
Compared to NIV1984There is neither Jew nor GreekGentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male norand female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.
Compared to TNIVThere is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, neithernor is there male norand female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Colossians 3:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅπου οὐκ ἔνι Ἕλλην καὶ Ἰουδαῖος, περιτομὴ καὶ ἀκροβυστία, βάρβαρος, Σκύθης, δοῦλος, ἐλεύθερος, ἀλλὰ ⸀τὰ πάντα καὶ ἐν πᾶσιν Χριστός.
SBLGNT apparatusτὰ Treg NIV RP ] – WH
NIV1984Here there is no Greek or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.
TNIVHere there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.
NIV2011Here there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.
Compared to NIV1984Here there is no GreekGentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.
Compared to TNIVHere there is no Gentile or Jew, circumcised or uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave or free, but Christ is all, and is in all.


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