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

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The word 'Instrument' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (4 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (3 times). The word 'Instrument' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Instrument' 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 text150.0%
New text in NIV2011150.0%

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

Verses where Instrument was removed

2 Timothy 2:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐὰν οὖν τις ἐκκαθάρῃ ἑαυτὸν ἀπὸ τούτων, ἔσται σκεῦος εἰς τιμήν, ἡγιασμένον, ⸀εὔχρηστον τῷ δεσπότῃ, εἰς πᾶν ἔργον ἀγαθὸν ἡτοιμασμένον.
SBLGNT apparatusεὔχρηστον WH Treg NIV ] καὶ εὔχρηστον RP
NIV1984If a man cleanses himself from the latter, he will be an instrument for noble purposes, made holy, useful to the Master and prepared to do any good work.
TNIVThose who cleanse themselves from the latter will be instruments for noble purposes, made holy, useful to the Master and prepared to do any good work.
NIV2011Those who cleanse themselves from the latter will be instruments for special purposes, made holy, useful to the Master and prepared to do any good work.
Compared to NIV1984IfThose awho mancleanse cleansesthemselves himself from the latter, he will be aninstruments instrument for noblespecial purposes, made holy, useful to the Master and prepared to do any good work.
Compared to TNIVThose who cleanse themselves from the latter will be instruments for noblespecial purposes, made holy, useful to the Master and prepared to do any good work.

Verses where Instrument was added

Romans 6:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTμηδὲ παριστάνετε τὰ μέλη ὑμῶν ὅπλα ἀδικίας τῇ ἁμαρτίᾳ, ἀλλὰ παραστήσατε ἑαυτοὺς τῷ θεῷ ⸀ὡσεὶ ἐκ νεκρῶν ζῶντας καὶ τὰ μέλη ὑμῶν ὅπλα δικαιοσύνης τῷ θεῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusὡσεὶ WH Treg NIV ] ὡς RP
NIV1984Do not offer the parts of your body to sin, as instruments of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God, as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer the parts of your body to him as instruments of righteousness.
TNIVDo not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness.
NIV2011Do not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness.
Compared to NIV1984Do not offer theany partspart of youryourself body to sin, as instrumentsan instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God, as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer theevery partspart of youryourself body to him as instrumentsan instrument of righteousness.
Compared to TNIVDo not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness.


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