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

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The word 'Knowledge' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (132 times). The word 'Knowledge' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Knowledge' 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 text787.5%
New text in NIV2011112.5%

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

Verses where Knowledge was removed

1 Kings 2:32

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהֵשִׁיב֩ יְהוָ֨ה אֶת־ דָּמ֜וֹ עַל־ רֹאשׁ֗וֹ אֲשֶׁ֣ר פָּגַ֣ע בִּשְׁנֵֽי־ אֲ֠נָשִׁים צַדִּקִ֨ים וְטֹבִ֤ים מִמֶּ֙נּוּ֙ וַיַּהַרְגֵ֣ם3 בַּחֶ֔רֶב וְאָבִ֥י דָוִ֖ד לֹ֣א יָדָ֑ע אֶת־ אַבְנֵ֤ר בֶּן־ נֵר֙ שַׂר־ צְבָ֣א יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְאֶת־ עֲמָשָׂ֥א בֶן־ יֶ֖תֶר שַׂר־ צְבָ֥א יְהוּדָֽה׃
NIV1984The LORD will repay him for the blood he shed, because without the knowledge of my father David he attacked two men and killed them with the sword. Both of them--Abner son of Ner, commander of Israel's army, and Amasa son of Jether, commander of Judah's army--were better men and more upright than he.
TNIVThe LORD will repay him for the blood he shed, because without my father David knowing it he attacked two men and killed them with the sword. Both of them--Abner son of Ner, commander of Israel's army, and Amasa son of Jether, commander of Judah's army--were better men and more upright than he.
NIV2011The LORD will repay him for the blood he shed, because without my father David knowing it he attacked two men and killed them with the sword. Both of them--Abner son of Ner, commander of Israel's army, and Amasa son of Jether, commander of Judah's army--were better men and more upright than he.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD will repay him for the blood he shed, because without the knowledge of my father David knowing it he attacked two men and killed them with the sword. Both of them--Abner son of Ner, commander of Israel's army, and Amasa son of Jether, commander of Judah's army--were better men and more upright than he.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD will repay him for the blood he shed, because without my father David knowing it he attacked two men and killed them with the sword. Both of them--Abner son of Ner, commander of Israel's army, and Amasa son of Jether, commander of Judah's army--were better men and more upright than he.

Psalms 73:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְֽאָמְר֗וּ אֵיכָ֥ה יָדַֽע־ אֵ֑ל וְיֵ֖שׁ דֵּעָ֣ה בְעֶלְיֽוֹן׃
NIV1984They say, "How can God know? Does the Most High have knowledge?"
TNIVThey say, "How would God know? Does the Most High know anything?"
NIV2011They say, "How would God know? Does the Most High know anything?"
Compared to NIV1984They say, "How canwould God know? Does the Most High haveknow knowledgeanything?"
Compared to TNIVThey say, "How would God know? Does the Most High know anything?"

Proverbs 9:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֵ֣שֶׁת כְּ֭סִילוּת הֹֽמִיָּ֑ה פְּ֝תַיּ֗וּת וּבַל־ יָ֥דְעָה מָּֽה׃
NIV1984The woman Folly is loud; she is undisciplined and without knowledge.
TNIVFolly is an unruly woman; she is simple and knows nothing.
NIV2011Folly is an unruly woman; she is simple and knows nothing.
Compared to NIV1984The woman Folly is loudan unruly woman; she is undisciplinedsimple and withoutknows knowledgenothing.
Compared to TNIVFolly is an unruly woman; she is simple and knows nothing.

Titus 1:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐπ’ ἐλπίδι ζωῆς αἰωνίου, ἣν ἐπηγγείλατο ὁ ἀψευδὴς θεὸς πρὸ χρόνων αἰωνίων
NIV1984a faith and knowledge resting on the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
TNIVin the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
NIV2011in the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
Compared to NIV1984a faith and knowledge resting onin the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,
Compared to TNIVin the hope of eternal life, which God, who does not lie, promised before the beginning of time,

Verses where Knowledge was added

1 Kings 7:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבֶּן־ אִשָּׁה֩ אַלְמָנָ֨ה ה֜וּא מִמַּטֵּ֣ה נַפְתָּלִ֗י וְאָבִ֣יו אִישׁ־ צֹרִי֮ חֹרֵ֣שׁ נְחֹשֶׁת֒ וַ֠יִּמָּלֵא אֶת־ הַחָכְמָ֤ה וְאֶת־ הַתְּבוּנָה֙ וְאֶת־ הַדַּ֔עַת לַעֲשׂ֥וֹת כָּל־ מְלָאכָ֖ה בַּנְּחֹ֑שֶׁת וַיָּבוֹא֙ אֶל־ הַמֶּ֣לֶךְ שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה וַיַּ֖עַשׂ אֶת־ כָּל־ מְלַאכְתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984whose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was a man of Tyre and a craftsman in bronze. Huram was highly skilled and experienced in all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him.
TNIVwhose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was from Tyre and a skilled worker in bronze. Huram was filled with wisdom, with understanding and with knowledge to do all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him.
NIV2011whose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was from Tyre and a skilled craftsman in bronze. Huram was filled with wisdom, with understanding and with knowledge to do all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him.
Compared to NIV1984whose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was afrom man of Tyre and a skilled craftsman in bronze. Huram was highlyfilled skilledwith wisdom, with understanding and experiencedwith inknowledge to do all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him.
Compared to TNIVwhose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was from Tyre and a skilled workercraftsman in bronze. Huram was filled with wisdom, with understanding and with knowledge to do all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him.

Psalms 35:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבְצַלְעִי֮ שָׂמְח֪וּ וְֽנֶאֱ֫סָ֥פוּ3 נֶאֶסְפ֬וּ עָלַ֣י נֵ֭כִים וְלֹ֣א יָדַ֑עְתִּי קָֽרְע֥וּ וְלֹא־ דָֽמּוּ׃
NIV1984But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; attackers gathered against me when I was unaware. They slandered me without ceasing.
TNIVBut when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; assailants gathered against me without my knowledge. They slandered me without ceasing.
NIV2011But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; assailants gathered against me without my knowledge. They slandered me without ceasing.
Compared to NIV1984But when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; attackersassailants gathered against me whenwithout Imy was unawareknowledge. They slandered me without ceasing.
Compared to TNIVBut when I stumbled, they gathered in glee; assailants gathered against me without my knowledge. They slandered me without ceasing.

1 Corinthians 8:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἈλλ’ οὐκ ἐν πᾶσιν ἡ γνῶσις· τινὲς δὲ τῇ ⸀συνηθείᾳ ⸂ἕως ἄρτι τοῦ εἰδώλου⸃ ὡς εἰδωλόθυτον ἐσθίουσιν, καὶ ἡ συνείδησις αὐτῶν ἀσθενὴς οὖσα μολύνεται.
SBLGNT apparatusσυνηθείᾳ WH Treg NIV ] συνειδήσει RP • ἕως ἄρτι τοῦ εἰδώλου WH Treg NIV ] τοῦ εἰδώλου ἕως ἄρτι RP
NIV1984But not everyone knows this. Some people are still so accustomed to idols that when they eat such food they think of it as having been sacrificed to an idol, and since their conscience is weak, it is defiled.
TNIVBut not everyone possesses this knowledge. Some people are still so accustomed to idols that when they eat sacrificial food they think of it as having been sacrificed to a god, and since their conscience is weak, it is defiled.
NIV2011But not everyone possesses this knowledge. Some people are still so accustomed to idols that when they eat sacrificial food they think of it as having been sacrificed to a god, and since their conscience is weak, it is defiled.
Compared to NIV1984But not everyone knowspossesses this knowledge. Some people are still so accustomed to idols that when they eat suchsacrificial food they think of it as having been sacrificed to ana idolgod, and since their conscience is weak, it is defiled.
Compared to TNIVBut not everyone possesses this knowledge. Some people are still so accustomed to idols that when they eat sacrificial food they think of it as having been sacrificed to a god, and since their conscience is weak, it is defiled.

2 Timothy 3:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTπάντοτε μανθάνοντα καὶ μηδέποτε εἰς ἐπίγνωσιν ἀληθείας ἐλθεῖν δυνάμενα.
NIV1984always learning but never able to acknowledge the truth.
TNIValways learning but never able to come to a knowledge of the truth.
NIV2011always learning but never able to come to a knowledge of the truth.
Compared to NIV1984always learning but never able to acknowledgecome to a knowledge of the truth.
Compared to TNIValways learning but never able to come to a knowledge of the truth.


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