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

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The word 'Lies' occurs 6 times less often in the NIV2011 (100 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (106 times). The word 'Lies' was removed in 10 verses, and added in 5 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Lies' 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 text1386.7%
New text in NIV2011213.3%

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

Verses where Lies was removed

Genesis 49:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמֵאֵ֨ל אָבִ֜יךָ וְיַעְזְרֶ֗ךָּ וְאֵ֤ת שַׁדַּי֙ וִיבָ֣רְכֶ֔ךָּ בִּרְכֹ֤ת שָׁמַ֙יִם֙ מֵעָ֔ל בִּרְכֹ֥ת תְּה֖וֹם רֹבֶ֣צֶת תָּ֑חַת בִּרְכֹ֥ת שָׁדַ֖יִם וָרָֽחַם׃
NIV1984because of your father's God, who helps you, because of the Almighty, who blesses you with blessings of the heavens above, blessings of the deep that lies below, blessings of the breast and womb.
TNIVbecause of your father's God, who helps you, because of the Almighty, who blesses you with blessings of the heavens above, blessings of the deep that lies below, blessings of the breast and womb.
NIV2011because of your father's God, who helps you, because of the Almighty, who blesses you with blessings of the skies above, blessings of the deep springs below, blessings of the breast and womb.
Compared to NIV1984because of your father's God, who helps you, because of the Almighty, who blesses you with blessings of the heavensskies above, blessings of the deep that liessprings below, blessings of the breast and womb.
Compared to TNIVbecause of your father's God, who helps you, because of the Almighty, who blesses you with blessings of the heavensskies above, blessings of the deep that liessprings below, blessings of the breast and womb.

Leviticus 6:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֽוֹ־ מָצָ֧א אֲבֵדָ֛ה וְכִ֥חֶשׁ בָּ֖הּ וְנִשְׁבַּ֣ע עַל־ שָׁ֑קֶר עַל־ אַחַ֗ת מִכֹּ֛ל אֲשֶׁר־ יַעֲשֶׂ֥ה הָאָדָ֖ם לַחֲטֹ֥א בָהֵֽנָּה׃
NIV1984or if he finds lost property and lies about it, or if he swears falsely, or if he commits any such sin that people may do--
TNIVor if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit--
NIV2011or if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit--
Compared to NIV1984or if hethey findsfind lost property and lieslie about it, or if hethey swearsswear falsely, or ifabout he commits any such sin that people may docommit--
Compared to TNIVor if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit--

Leviticus 15:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִשָּׁ֕ה אֲשֶׁ֨ר יִשְׁכַּ֥ב אִ֛ישׁ אֹתָ֖הּ שִׁכְבַת־ זָ֑רַע וְרָחֲצ֣וּ בַמַּ֔יִם וְטָמְא֖וּ עַד־ הָעָֽרֶב׃
NIV1984When a man lies with a woman and there is an emission of semen, both must bathe with water, and they will be unclean till evening.
TNIVWhen a man has sexual relations with a woman and there is an emission of semen, both of them must bathe with water, and they will be unclean till evening.
NIV2011When a man has sexual relations with a woman and there is an emission of semen, both of them must bathe with water, and they will be unclean till evening.
Compared to NIV1984When a man lieshas sexual relations with a woman and there is an emission of semen, both of them must bathe with water, and they will be unclean till evening.
Compared to TNIVWhen a man has sexual relations with a woman and there is an emission of semen, both of them must bathe with water, and they will be unclean till evening.

Leviticus 15:24

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֡ם שָׁכֹב֩ יִשְׁכַּ֨ב אִ֜ישׁ אֹתָ֗הּ וּתְהִ֤י נִדָּתָהּ֙ עָלָ֔יו וְטָמֵ֖א שִׁבְעַ֣ת יָמִ֑ים וְכָל־ הַמִּשְׁכָּ֛ב אֲשֶׁר־ יִשְׁכַּ֥ב עָלָ֖יו יִטְמָֽא׃
NIV1984"'If a man lies with her and her monthly flow touches him, he will be unclean for seven days; any bed he lies on will be unclean.
TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with her and her monthly flow touches him, he will be unclean for seven days; any bed he lies on will be unclean.
NIV2011"'If a man has sexual relations with her and her monthly flow touches him, he will be unclean for seven days; any bed he lies on will be unclean.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man lieshas sexual relations with her and her monthly flow touches him, he will be unclean for seven days; any bed he lies on will be unclean.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with her and her monthly flow touches him, he will be unclean for seven days; any bed he lies on will be unclean.

Leviticus 15:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהַדָּוָה֙ בְּנִדָּתָ֔הּ וְהַזָּב֙ אֶת־ זוֹב֔וֹ לַזָּכָ֖ר וְלַנְּקֵבָ֑ה וּלְאִ֕ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יִשְׁכַּ֖ב עִם־ טְמֵאָֽה׃
NIV1984for a woman in her monthly period, for a man or a woman with a discharge, and for a man who lies with a woman who is ceremonially unclean.
TNIVfor a woman in her monthly period, for a man or a woman with a discharge, and for a man who has sexual relations with a woman who is ceremonially unclean.
NIV2011for a woman in her monthly period, for a man or a woman with a discharge, and for a man who has sexual relations with a woman who is ceremonially unclean.
Compared to NIV1984for a woman in her monthly period, for a man or a woman with a discharge, and for a man who lieshas sexual relations with a woman who is ceremonially unclean.
Compared to TNIVfor a woman in her monthly period, for a man or a woman with a discharge, and for a man who has sexual relations with a woman who is ceremonially unclean.

Leviticus 18:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאֶ֨ת־ זָכָ֔ר לֹ֥א תִשְׁכַּ֖ב מִשְׁכְּבֵ֣י אִשָּׁ֑ה תּוֹעֵבָ֖ה הִֽוא׃
NIV1984"'Do not lie with a man as one lies with a woman; that is detestable.
TNIV"'Do not have sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman; that is detestable.
NIV2011"'Do not have sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman; that is detestable.
Compared to NIV1984"'Do not liehave sexual relations with a man as one liesdoes with a woman; that is detestable.
Compared to TNIV"'Do not have sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman; that is detestable.

Leviticus 20:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֗ישׁ אֲשֶׁ֨ר יִשְׁכַּ֤ב אֶת־ זָכָר֙ מִשְׁכְּבֵ֣י אִשָּׁ֔ה תּוֹעֵבָ֥ה עָשׂ֖וּ שְׁנֵיהֶ֑ם מ֥וֹת יוּמָ֖תוּ דְּמֵיהֶ֥ם בָּֽם׃
NIV1984"'If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They are to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
NIV2011"'If a man has sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They are to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man lieshas sexual relations with a man as one liesdoes with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They mustare to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with a man as one does with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They are to be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads.

Leviticus 20:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְ֠אִישׁ אֲשֶׁר־ יִשְׁכַּ֨ב אֶת־ אִשָּׁ֜ה דָּוָ֗ה וְגִלָּ֤ה אֶת־ עֶרְוָתָהּ֙ אֶת־ מְקֹרָ֣הּ הֶֽעֱרָ֔ה וְהִ֕יא גִּלְּתָ֖ה אֶת־ מְק֣וֹר דָּמֶ֑יהָ וְנִכְרְת֥וּ שְׁנֵיהֶ֖ם מִקֶּ֥רֶב עַמָּֽם׃
NIV1984"'If a man lies with a woman during her monthly period and has sexual relations with her, he has exposed the source of her flow, and she has also uncovered it. Both of them must be cut off from their people.
TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with a woman during her monthly period, he has exposed the source of her flow, and she has also uncovered it. Both of them are to be cut off from their people.
NIV2011"'If a man has sexual relations with a woman during her monthly period, he has exposed the source of her flow, and she has also uncovered it. Both of them are to be cut off from their people.
Compared to NIV1984"'If a man lieshas sexual relations with a woman during her monthly period and has sexual relations with her, he has exposed the source of her flow, and she has also uncovered it. Both of them mustare to be cut off from their people.
Compared to TNIV"'If a man has sexual relations with a woman during her monthly period, he has exposed the source of her flow, and she has also uncovered it. Both of them are to be cut off from their people.

Isaiah 59:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י כַפֵּיכֶם֙ נְגֹאֲל֣וּ בַדָּ֔ם וְאֶצְבְּעוֹתֵיכֶ֖ם בֶּֽעָוֺ֑ן שִׂפְתֽוֹתֵיכֶם֙ דִּבְּרוּ־ שֶׁ֔קֶר לְשׁוֹנְכֶ֖ם עַוְלָ֥ה תֶהְגֶּֽה׃
NIV1984For your hands are stained with blood, your fingers with guilt. Your lips have spoken lies, and your tongue mutters wicked things.
TNIVFor your hands are stained with blood, your fingers with guilt. Your lips have spoken falsely, and your tongue mutters wicked things.
NIV2011For your hands are stained with blood, your fingers with guilt. Your lips have spoken falsely, and your tongue mutters wicked things.
Compared to NIV1984For your hands are stained with blood, your fingers with guilt. Your lips have spoken liesfalsely, and your tongue mutters wicked things.
Compared to TNIVFor your hands are stained with blood, your fingers with guilt. Your lips have spoken falsely, and your tongue mutters wicked things.

Hosea 7:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSא֤וֹי לָהֶם֙ כִּֽי־ נָדְד֣וּ מִמֶּ֔נִּי שֹׁ֥ד לָהֶ֖ם כִּֽי־ פָ֣שְׁעוּ בִ֑י וְאָנֹכִ֣י אֶפְדֵּ֔ם וְהֵ֕מָּה דִּבְּר֥וּ עָלַ֖י כְּזָבִֽים׃
NIV1984Woe to them, because they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, because they have rebelled against me! I long to redeem them but they speak lies against me.
TNIVWoe to them, because they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, because they have rebelled against me! I long to redeem them but they speak about me falsely.
NIV2011Woe to them, because they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, because they have rebelled against me! I long to redeem them but they speak about me falsely.
Compared to NIV1984Woe to them, because they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, because they have rebelled against me! I long to redeem them but they speak liesabout against me falsely.
Compared to TNIVWoe to them, because they have strayed from me! Destruction to them, because they have rebelled against me! I long to redeem them but they speak about me falsely.

Verses where Lies was added

Judges 21:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּאמְר֡וּ הִנֵּה֩ חַג־ יְהוָ֨ה בְּשִׁל֜וֹ מִיָּמִ֣ים ׀ יָמִ֗ימָה אֲשֶׁ֞ר מִצְּפ֤וֹנָה לְבֵֽית־ אֵל֙ מִזְרְחָ֣ה הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ לִמְסִלָּ֔ה הָעֹלָ֥ה מִבֵּֽית־ אֵ֖ל שְׁכֶ֑מָה וּמִנֶּ֖גֶב לִלְבוֹנָֽה׃
NIV1984But look, there is the annual festival of the LORD in Shiloh, to the north of Bethel, and east of the road that goes from Bethel to Shechem, and to the south of Lebonah."
TNIVBut look, there is the annual festival of the LORD in Shiloh, to the north of Bethel, and east of the road that goes from Bethel to Shechem, and to the south of Lebonah."
NIV2011But look, there is the annual festival of the LORD in Shiloh, which lies north of Bethel, east of the road that goes from Bethel to Shechem, and south of Lebonah."
Compared to NIV1984But look, there is the annual festival of the LORD in Shiloh, towhich thelies north of Bethel, and east of the road that goes from Bethel to Shechem, and to the south of Lebonah."
Compared to TNIVBut look, there is the annual festival of the LORD in Shiloh, towhich thelies north of Bethel, and east of the road that goes from Bethel to Shechem, and to the south of Lebonah."

Job 27:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ תְּדַבֵּ֣רְנָה שְׂפָתַ֣י עַוְלָ֑ה וּ֝לְשׁוֹנִ֗י אִם־ יֶהְגֶּ֥ה רְמִיָּֽה׃
NIV1984my lips will not speak wickedness, and my tongue will utter no deceit.
TNIVmy lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies.
NIV2011my lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies.
Compared to NIV1984my lips will not speaksay wickednessanything wicked, and my tongue will not utter no deceitlies.
Compared to TNIVmy lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies.

Psalms 5:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיְהוָ֤ה ׀ נְחֵ֬נִי בְצִדְקָתֶ֗ךָ לְמַ֥עַן שׁוֹרְרָ֑י לְפָנַ֣י דַּרְכֶּֽךָ׃
NIV1984Not a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with destruction. Their throat is an open grave; with their tongue they speak deceit.
TNIVNot a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with malice. Their throat is an open grave; with their tongues they tell lies.
NIV2011Not a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with malice. Their throat is an open grave; with their tongues they tell lies.
Compared to NIV1984Not a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with destructionmalice. Their throat is an open grave; with their tonguetongues they speaktell deceitlies.
Compared to TNIVNot a word from their mouth can be trusted; their heart is filled with malice. Their throat is an open grave; with their tongues they tell lies.

Jeremiah 29:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשְׁלַ֤ח עַל־ כָּל־ הַגּוֹלָה֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר כֹּ֚ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה אֶל־ שְׁמַעְיָ֖ה הַנֶּחֱלָמִ֑י יַ֡עַן אֲשֶׁר֩ נִבָּ֨א לָכֶ֜ם שְׁמַעְיָ֗ה וַֽאֲנִי֙ לֹ֣א שְׁלַחְתִּ֔יו וַיַּבְטַ֥ח אֶתְכֶ֖ם עַל־ שָֽׁקֶר׃
NIV1984"Send this message to all the exiles: 'This is what the LORD says about Shemaiah the Nehelamite: Because Shemaiah has prophesied to you, even though I did not send him, and has led you to believe a lie,
TNIV"Send this message to all the exiles: 'This is what the LORD says about Shemaiah the Nehelamite: Because Shemaiah has prophesied to you, even though I did not send him, and has persuaded you to trust in lies,
NIV2011"Send this message to all the exiles: 'This is what the LORD says about Shemaiah the Nehelamite: Because Shemaiah has prophesied to you, even though I did not send him, and has persuaded you to trust in lies,
Compared to NIV1984"Send this message to all the exiles: 'This is what the LORD says about Shemaiah the Nehelamite: Because Shemaiah has prophesied to you, even though I did not send him, and has ledpersuaded you to believetrust ain lielies,
Compared to TNIV"Send this message to all the exiles: 'This is what the LORD says about Shemaiah the Nehelamite: Because Shemaiah has prophesied to you, even though I did not send him, and has persuaded you to trust in lies,

Micah 7:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאָבַ֤ד חָסִיד֙ מִן־ הָאָ֔רֶץ וְיָשָׁ֥ר בָּאָדָ֖ם אָ֑יִן כֻּלָּם֙ לְדָמִ֣ים יֶאֱרֹ֔בוּ אִ֥ישׁ אֶת־ אָחִ֖יהוּ יָצ֥וּדוּ חֵֽרֶם׃
NIV1984The godly have been swept from the land; not one upright man remains. All men lie in wait to shed blood; each hunts his brother with a net.
TNIVThe faithful have been swept from the land; not one upright person remains. Everyone lies in wait to shed blood; they hunt each other with nets.
NIV2011The faithful have been swept from the land; not one upright person remains. Everyone lies in wait to shed blood; they hunt each other with nets.
Compared to NIV1984The godlyfaithful have been swept from the land; not one upright manperson remains. AllEveryone menlies lie in wait to shed blood; eachthey huntshunt hiseach brotherother with a netnets.
Compared to TNIVThe faithful have been swept from the land; not one upright person remains. Everyone lies in wait to shed blood; they hunt each other with nets.


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