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

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The word 'Gift' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (80 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (83 times). The word 'Gift' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Gift' 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 text685.7%
New text in NIV2011114.3%

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

Verses where Gift was removed

Ezekiel 45:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכֹּ֚ל הָעָ֣ם הָאָ֔רֶץ יִהְי֖וּ אֶל־ הַתְּרוּמָ֣ה הַזֹּ֑את לַנָּשִׂ֖יא בְּיִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984All the people of the land will participate in this special gift for the use of the prince in Israel.
TNIVAll the people of the land will be required to give this special offering to the prince in Israel.
NIV2011All the people of the land will be required to give this special offering to the prince in Israel.
Compared to NIV1984All the people of the land will participatebe inrequired to give this special giftoffering for the use ofto the prince in Israel.
Compared to TNIVAll the people of the land will be required to give this special offering to the prince in Israel.

Matthew 15:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὑμεῖς δὲ λέγετε· Ὃς ἂν εἴπῃ τῷ πατρὶ ἢ τῇ μητρί· Δῶρον ὃ ἐὰν ἐξ ἐμοῦ ὠφεληθῇς,
SBLGNT apparatusμαθηταὶ WH Treg NIV ] + αὐτοῦ RP
NIV1984But you say that if a man says to his father or mother, 'Whatever help you might otherwise have received from me is a gift devoted to God,'
TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is 'devoted to God,'
NIV2011But you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is 'devoted to God,'
Compared to NIV1984But you say that if aanyone mandeclares saysthat towhat hismight fatherhave orbeen mother, 'Whateverused to help youtheir mightfather otherwiseor havemother received from me is a gift 'devoted to God,'
Compared to TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is 'devoted to God,'

Mark 7:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὑμεῖς δὲ λέγετε· Ἐὰν εἴπῃ ἄνθρωπος τῷ πατρὶ ἢ τῇ μητρί· Κορβᾶν, ὅ ἐστιν Δῶρον, ὃ ἐὰν ἐξ ἐμοῦ ὠφεληθῇς,
NIV1984But you say that if a man says to his father or mother: 'Whatever help you might otherwise have received from me is Corban' (that is, a gift devoted to God),
TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is Corban (that is, devoted to God)--
NIV2011But you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is Corban (that is, devoted to God)--
Compared to NIV1984But you say that if aanyone mandeclares saysthat towhat hismight fatherhave orbeen mother: 'Whateverused to help youtheir mightfather otherwiseor havemother received from me is Corban' ( (that is, a gift devoted to God),)--
Compared to TNIVBut you say that if anyone declares that what might have been used to help their father or mother is Corban (that is, devoted to God)--

1 Corinthians 14:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΔιώκετε τὴν ἀγάπην, ζηλοῦτε δὲ τὰ πνευματικά, μᾶλλον δὲ ἵνα προφητεύητε.
NIV1984Follow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially the gift of prophecy.
TNIVFollow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially the gift of prophecy.
NIV2011Follow the way of love and eagerly desire gifts of the Spirit, especially prophecy.
Compared to NIV1984Follow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially of the gift ofSpirit, especially prophecy.
Compared to TNIVFollow the way of love and eagerly desire spiritual gifts, especially of the gift ofSpirit, especially prophecy.

Philippians 4:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὐχ ὅτι ἐπιζητῶ τὸ δόμα, ἀλλὰ ἐπιζητῶ τὸν καρπὸν τὸν πλεονάζοντα εἰς λόγον ὑμῶν.
NIV1984Not that I am looking for a gift, but I am looking for what may be credited to your account.
TNIVNot that I desire your gifts; what I desire is that more be credited to your account.
NIV2011Not that I desire your gifts; what I desire is that more be credited to your account.
Compared to NIV1984Not that I amdesire lookingyour forgifts; what a gift, but I amdesire lookingis forthat what maymore be credited to your account.
Compared to TNIVNot that I desire your gifts; what I desire is that more be credited to your account.

Verses where Gift was added

1 Samuel 6:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּאמְר֗וּ אִֽם־ מְשַׁלְּחִ֞ים אֶת־ אֲר֨וֹן אֱלֹהֵ֤י יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ אַל־ תְּשַׁלְּח֤וּ אֹתוֹ֙ רֵיקָ֔ם כִּֽי־ הָשֵׁ֥ב תָּשִׁ֛יבוּ ל֖וֹ אָשָׁ֑ם אָ֤ז תֵּרָֽפְאוּ֙ וְנוֹדַ֣ע לָכֶ֔ם לָ֛מָּה לֹא־ תָס֥וּר יָד֖וֹ מִכֶּֽם׃
NIV1984They answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it away empty, but by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
TNIVThey answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it back to him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
NIV2011They answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it back to him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
Compared to NIV1984They answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it awayback empty, butto him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."
Compared to TNIVThey answered, "If you return the ark of the god of Israel, do not send it back to him without a gift; by all means send a guilt offering to him. Then you will be healed, and you will know why his hand has not been lifted from you."

1 Samuel 30:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיָּבֹ֤א דָוִד֙ אֶל־ צִ֣קְלַ֔ג וַיְשַׁלַּ֧ח מֵֽהַשָּׁלָ֛ל לְזִקְנֵ֥י יְהוּדָ֖ה לְרֵעֵ֣הוּ לֵאמֹ֑ר הִנֵּ֤ה לָכֶם֙ בְּרָכָ֔ה מִשְּׁלַ֖ל אֹיְבֵ֥י יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984When David arrived in Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to the elders of Judah, who were his friends, saying, "Here is a present for you from the plunder of the LORD's enemies."
TNIVWhen David reached Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to the elders of Judah, who were his friends, saying, "Here is a gift for you from the plunder of the LORD's enemies."
NIV2011When David reached Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to the elders of Judah, who were his friends, saying, "Here is a gift for you from the plunder of the LORD's enemies."
Compared to NIV1984When David arrivedreached in Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to the elders of Judah, who were his friends, saying, "Here is a presentgift for you from the plunder of the LORD's enemies."
Compared to TNIVWhen David reached Ziklag, he sent some of the plunder to the elders of Judah, who were his friends, saying, "Here is a gift for you from the plunder of the LORD's enemies."


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