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

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The word 'Persecute' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (17 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (18 times). The word 'Persecute' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Persecute' 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 text3100.0%

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

Verses where Persecute was removed

Psalms 119:86

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכָּל־ מִצְוֺתֶ֥יךָ אֱמוּנָ֑ה שֶׁ֖קֶר רְדָפ֣וּנִי עָזְרֵֽנִי׃
NIV1984All your commands are trustworthy; help me, for men persecute me without cause.
TNIVAll your commands are trustworthy; help me, for I am being persecuted without cause.
NIV2011All your commands are trustworthy; help me, for I am being persecuted without cause.
Compared to NIV1984All your commands are trustworthy; help me, for menI persecuteam mebeing persecuted without cause.
Compared to TNIVAll your commands are trustworthy; help me, for I am being persecuted without cause.

Acts 26:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ κατὰ πάσας τὰς συναγωγὰς πολλάκις τιμωρῶν αὐτοὺς ἠνάγκαζον βλασφημεῖν, περισσῶς τε ἐμμαινόμενος αὐτοῖς ἐδίωκον ἕως καὶ εἰς τὰς ἔξω πόλεις.
NIV1984Many a time I went from one synagogue to another to have them punished, and I tried to force them to blaspheme. In my obsession against them, I even went to foreign cities to persecute them.
TNIVMany a time I went from one synagogue to another to have them punished, and I tried to force them to blaspheme. I was so obsessed with persecuting them that I even hunted them down in foreign cities.
NIV2011Many a time I went from one synagogue to another to have them punished, and I tried to force them to blaspheme. I was so obsessed with persecuting them that I even hunted them down in foreign cities.
Compared to NIV1984Many a time I went from one synagogue to another to have them punished, and I tried to force them to blaspheme. InI mywas obsessionso againstobsessed with persecuting them, that I even wenthunted tothem foreigndown citiesin toforeign persecute themcities.
Compared to TNIVMany a time I went from one synagogue to another to have them punished, and I tried to force them to blaspheme. I was so obsessed with persecuting them that I even hunted them down in foreign cities.

Verses where Persecute was added

John 5:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ διὰ τοῦτο ἐδίωκον ⸂οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι τὸν Ἰησοῦν⸃ ὅτι ταῦτα ἐποίει ἐν σαββάτῳ.
SBLGNT apparatusοἱ Ἰουδαῖοι τὸν Ἰησοῦν WH Treg NIV ] τὸν Ἰησοῦν οἱ Ἰουδαῖοι καὶ ἐζήτουν αὐτὸν ἀποκτεῖναι RP
NIV1984So, because Jesus was doing these things on the Sabbath, the Jews persecuted him.
TNIVSo, because Jesus was doing these things on the Sabbath, the Jewish leaders began to persecute him.
NIV2011So, because Jesus was doing these things on the Sabbath, the Jewish leaders began to persecute him.
Compared to NIV1984So, because Jesus was doing these things on the Sabbath, the JewsJewish persecutedleaders began to persecute him.
Compared to TNIVSo, because Jesus was doing these things on the Sabbath, the Jewish leaders began to persecute him.


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