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

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The word 'Perfection' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (7 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (9 times). The word 'Perfection' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Perfection' 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 text4100.0%

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

Verses where Perfection was removed

1 Corinthians 13:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅταν δὲ ἔλθῃ τὸ τέλειον, ⸀τὸ ἐκ μέρους καταργηθήσεται.
SBLGNT apparatusτὸ WH Treg NIV ] τότε τὸ RP
NIV1984but when perfection comes, the imperfect disappears.
TNIVbut when completeness comes, what is in part disappears.
NIV2011but when completeness comes, what is in part disappears.
Compared to NIV1984but when perfectioncompleteness comes, thewhat imperfectis in part disappears.
Compared to TNIVbut when completeness comes, what is in part disappears.

2 Corinthians 13:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTχαίρομεν γὰρ ὅταν ἡμεῖς ἀσθενῶμεν, ὑμεῖς δὲ δυνατοὶ ἦτε· ⸀τοῦτο καὶ εὐχόμεθα, τὴν ὑμῶν κατάρτισιν.
SBLGNT apparatusτοῦτο WH Treg NIV ] + δὲ RP
NIV1984We are glad whenever we are weak but you are strong; and our prayer is for your perfection.
TNIVWe are glad whenever we are weak but you are strong; and our prayer is that you may be fully restored.
NIV2011We are glad whenever we are weak but you are strong; and our prayer is that you may be fully restored.
Compared to NIV1984We are glad whenever we are weak but you are strong; and our prayer is forthat youryou perfectionmay be fully restored.
Compared to TNIVWe are glad whenever we are weak but you are strong; and our prayer is that you may be fully restored.

2 Corinthians 13:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΛοιπόν, ἀδελφοί, χαίρετε, καταρτίζεσθε, παρακαλεῖσθε, τὸ αὐτὸ φρονεῖτε, εἰρηνεύετε, καὶ ὁ θεὸς τῆς ἀγάπης καὶ εἰρήνης ἔσται μεθ’ ὑμῶν.
NIV1984Finally, brothers, good-by. Aim for perfection, listen to my appeal, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
TNIVFinally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
NIV2011Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
Compared to NIV1984Finally, brothers and sisters, good-by. Aimrejoice! Strive for perfectionfull restoration, listenencourage toone my appealanother, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
Compared to TNIVFinally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.

Verses where Perfection was added

Ezekiel 43:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַתָּ֣ה בֶן־ אָדָ֗ם הַגֵּ֤ד אֶת־ בֵּֽית־ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ אֶת־ הַבַּ֔יִת וְיִכָּלְמ֖וּ מֵעֲוֺנֽוֹתֵיהֶ֑ם וּמָדְד֖וּ אֶת־ תָּכְנִֽית׃
NIV1984"Son of man, describe the temple to the people of Israel, that they may be ashamed of their sins. Let them consider the plan,
TNIV"Son of man, describe the temple to the people of Israel, that they may be ashamed of their sins. Let them consider its perfection,
NIV2011"Son of man, describe the temple to the people of Israel, that they may be ashamed of their sins. Let them consider its perfection,
Compared to NIV1984"Son of man, describe the temple to the people of Israel, that they may be ashamed of their sins. Let them consider theits planperfection,
Compared to TNIV"Son of man, describe the temple to the people of Israel, that they may be ashamed of their sins. Let them consider its perfection,


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