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

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The word 'Humbles' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (2 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (6 times). The word 'Humbles' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Humbles' 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 Humbles was removed

Matthew 18:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὅστις οὖν ταπεινώσει ἑαυτὸν ὡς τὸ παιδίον τοῦτο, οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ μείζων ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν·
NIV1984Therefore, whoever humbles himself like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
TNIVTherefore, whoever takes a humble place--becoming like this child--is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
NIV2011Therefore, whoever takes the lowly position of this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
Compared to NIV1984Therefore, whoever humblestakes himselfthe likelowly position of this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
Compared to TNIVTherefore, whoever takes athe humblelowly place--becomingposition likeof this child-- is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.

Matthew 23:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅστις δὲ ὑψώσει ἑαυτὸν ταπεινωθήσεται, καὶ ὅστις ταπεινώσει ἑαυτὸν ⸀ὑψωθήσεται.
SBLGNT apparatusὑψωθήσεται WH Treg NIV ] + 13 Οὐαὶ δέ ὑμῖν, γραμματεῖς καὶ Φαρισαῖοι, ὑποκριταί, ὅτι κατεσθίετε τὰς οἰκίας τῶν χηρῶν, καὶ προφάσει μακρὰ προσευχόμενοι· διὰ τοῦτο λήψεσθε περισσότερον κρίμα (and re-number SBL v. 13 as 14) RP
NIV1984For whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.
TNIVFor those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.
NIV2011For those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.
Compared to NIV1984For whoeverthose exaltswho himselfexalt themselves will be humbled, and whoeverthose humbleswho himselfhumble themselves will be exalted.
Compared to TNIVFor those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.

Luke 14:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅτι πᾶς ὁ ὑψῶν ἑαυτὸν ταπεινωθήσεται καὶ ὁ ταπεινῶν ἑαυτὸν ὑψωθήσεται.
NIV1984For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted."
TNIVFor all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."
NIV2011For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."
Compared to NIV1984For everyoneall those who exaltsexalt himselfthemselves will be humbled, and hethose who humbleshumble himselfthemselves will be exalted."
Compared to TNIVFor all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."

Luke 18:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTλέγω ὑμῖν, κατέβη οὗτος δεδικαιωμένος εἰς τὸν οἶκον αὐτοῦ ⸂παρ’ ἐκεῖνον⸃· ὅτι πᾶς ὁ ὑψῶν ἑαυτὸν ταπεινωθήσεται, ὁ δὲ ταπεινῶν ἑαυτὸν ὑψωθήσεται.
SBLGNT apparatusπαρ᾽ ἐκεῖνον WH Treg NIV ] ἢ γὰρ ἐκεῖνος RP
NIV1984"I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted."
TNIV"I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."
NIV2011"I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."
Compared to NIV1984"I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For everyoneall those who exaltsexalt himselfthemselves will be humbled, and hethose who humbleshumble himselfthemselves will be exalted."
Compared to TNIV"I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted."


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