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

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The word 'Oath' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (129 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (128 times). The word 'Oath' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Oath' 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 text266.7%
New text in NIV2011133.3%

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

Verses where Oath was removed

Numbers 5:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהִשְׁבִּ֨יעַ הַכֹּהֵ֥ן אֶֽת־ הָֽאִשָּׁה֮ בִּשְׁבֻעַ֣ת הָאָלָה֒ וְאָמַ֤ר הַכֹּהֵן֙ לָֽאִשָּׁ֔ה יִתֵּ֨ן יְהוָ֥ה אוֹתָ֛ךְ לְאָלָ֥ה וְלִשְׁבֻעָ֖ה בְּת֣וֹךְ עַמֵּ֑ךְ בְּתֵ֨ת יְהוָ֤ה אֶת־ יְרֵכֵךְ֙ נֹפֶ֔לֶת וְאֶת־ בִּטְנֵ֖ךְ צָבָֽה׃
NIV1984here the priest is to put the woman under this curse of the oath--"may the LORD cause your people to curse and denounce you when he causes your thigh to waste away and your abdomen to swell.
TNIVhere the priest is to put the woman under this curse--"may the LORD cause you to become a curse among your people when he makes your womb miscarry and your abdomen swell.
NIV2011here the priest is to put the woman under this curse--"may the LORD cause you to become a curse among your people when he makes your womb miscarry and your abdomen swell.
Compared to NIV1984here the priest is to put the woman under this curse of the oath--"may the LORD cause youryou people to become a curse andamong denounceyour youpeople when he causesmakes your thighwomb tomiscarry waste away and your abdomen to swell.
Compared to TNIVhere the priest is to put the woman under this curse--"may the LORD cause you to become a curse among your people when he makes your womb miscarry and your abdomen swell.

Verses where Oath was added

Judges 21:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וְהָיָ֡ה כִּֽי־ יָבֹ֣אוּ אֲבוֹתָם֩ א֨וֹ אֲחֵיהֶ֜ם אֵלֵ֗ינוּ וְאָמַ֤רְנוּ אֲלֵיהֶם֙ חָנּ֣וּנוּ אוֹתָ֔ם כִּ֣י לֹ֥א לָקַ֛חְנוּ אִ֥ישׁ אִשְׁתּ֖וֹ בַּמִּלְחָמָ֑ה כִּ֣י לֹ֥א אַתֶּ֛ם נְתַתֶּ֥ם לָהֶ֖ם כָּעֵ֥ת תֶּאְשָֽׁמוּ׃
NIV1984When their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us a kindness by helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and you are innocent, since you did not give your daughters to them.'"
TNIVWhen their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us a kindness by helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and you are innocent, since you did not give your daughters to them.'"
NIV2011When their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us the favor of helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war. You will not be guilty of breaking your oath because you did not give your daughters to them.'"
Compared to NIV1984When their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us athe kindnessfavor byof helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and. You youwill arenot innocent, sincebe guilty of breaking your oath because you did not give your daughters to them.'"
Compared to TNIVWhen their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us athe kindnessfavor byof helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and. You youwill arenot innocent, sincebe guilty of breaking your oath because you did not give your daughters to them.'"

Matthew 5:34

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐγὼ δὲ λέγω ὑμῖν μὴ ὀμόσαι ὅλως· μήτε ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ, ὅτι θρόνος ἐστὶν τοῦ θεοῦ·
NIV1984But I tell you, Do not swear at all: either by heaven, for it is God's throne;
TNIVBut I tell you, do not swear an oath at all: either by heaven, for it is God's throne;
NIV2011But I tell you, do not swear an oath at all: either by heaven, for it is God's throne;
Compared to NIV1984But I tell you, Dodo not swear an oath at all: either by heaven, for it is God's throne;
Compared to TNIVBut I tell you, do not swear an oath at all: either by heaven, for it is God's throne;


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