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

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The word 'Pleased' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (79 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (78 times). The word 'Pleased' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Pleased' 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 text571.4%
New text in NIV2011228.6%

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

Verses where Pleased was removed

1 Samuel 18:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְצַ֨ו שָׁא֜וּל אֶת־ עֲבָדָ֗וq דַּבְּר֨וּ אֶל־ דָּוִ֤ד בַּלָּט֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר הִנֵּ֨ה חָפֵ֤ץ בְּךָ֙ הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ וְכָל־ עֲבָדָ֖יו אֲהֵב֑וּךָ וְעַתָּ֖ה הִתְחַתֵּ֥ן בַּמֶּֽלֶךְ׃
NIV1984Then Saul ordered his attendants: "Speak to David privately and say, 'Look, the king is pleased with you, and his attendants all like you; now become his son-in-law.'"
TNIVThen Saul ordered his attendants: "Speak to David privately and say, 'Look, the king likes you, and his attendants all love you; now become his son-in-law.'"
NIV2011Then Saul ordered his attendants: "Speak to David privately and say, 'Look, the king likes you, and his attendants all love you; now become his son-in-law.'"
Compared to NIV1984Then Saul ordered his attendants: "Speak to David privately and say, 'Look, the king islikes pleased with you, and his attendants all likelove you; now become his son-in-law.'"
Compared to TNIVThen Saul ordered his attendants: "Speak to David privately and say, 'Look, the king likes you, and his attendants all love you; now become his son-in-law.'"

Acts 12:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂ἰδὼν δὲ⸃ ὅτι ἀρεστόν ἐστιν τοῖς Ἰουδαίοις προσέθετο συλλαβεῖν καὶ Πέτρον (ἦσαν ⸀δὲ ἡμέραι τῶν ἀζύμων),
SBLGNT apparatusἰδὼν δὲ WH Treg NIV ] Καὶ ἰδὼν RP • δὲ WH Treg ] + αἱ NIV RP
NIV1984When he saw that this pleased the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Feast of Unleavened Bread.
TNIVWhen he saw that this met with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Festival of Unleavened Bread.
NIV2011When he saw that this met with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Festival of Unleavened Bread.
Compared to NIV1984When he saw that this pleasedmet with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the FeastFestival of Unleavened Bread.
Compared to TNIVWhen he saw that this met with approval among the Jews, he proceeded to seize Peter also. This happened during the Festival of Unleavened Bread.

Hebrews 10:38

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ δίκαιός ⸀μου ἐκ πίστεως ζήσεται, καὶ ἐὰν ὑποστείληται, οὐκ εὐδοκεῖ ἡ ψυχή μου ἐν αὐτῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusμου WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984But my righteous one will live by faith. And if he shrinks back, I will not be pleased with him."
TNIVAnd, "But my righteous one will live by faith. And I take no pleasure in the one who shrinks back."
NIV2011And, "But my righteous one will live by faith. And I take no pleasure in the one who shrinks back."
Compared to NIV1984And, "But my righteous one will live by faith. And ifI hetake shrinksno back, Ipleasure willin notthe beone pleasedwho withshrinks himback."
Compared to TNIVAnd, "But my righteous one will live by faith. And I take no pleasure in the one who shrinks back."

Verses where Pleased was added

Judges 18:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּיטַב֙ לֵ֣ב הַכֹּהֵ֔ן וַיִּקַּח֙ אֶת־ הָ֣אֵפ֔וֹד וְאֶת־ הַתְּרָפִ֖ים וְאֶת־ הַפָּ֑סֶל וַיָּבֹ֖א בְּקֶ֥רֶב הָעָֽם׃
NIV1984Then the priest was glad. He took the ephod, the other household gods and the carved image and went along with the people.
TNIVThe priest was very pleased. He took the ephod, the household gods and the idol and went along with the people.
NIV2011The priest was very pleased. He took the ephod, the household gods and the idol and went along with the people.
Compared to NIV1984ThenThe the priest was gladvery pleased. He took the ephod, the other household gods and the carved imageidol and went along with the people.
Compared to TNIVThe priest was very pleased. He took the ephod, the household gods and the idol and went along with the people.

Psalms 5:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיְֽהוָ֗ה בֹּ֭קֶרc תִּשְׁמַ֣ע קוֹלִ֑י בֹּ֥קֶר אֶֽעֱרָךְ־ לְ֝ךָ֗ וַאֲצַפֶּֽה׃
NIV1984You are not a God who takes pleasure in evil; with you the wicked cannot dwell.
TNIVFor you are not a God who is pleased with wickedness; with you, evil people are not welcome.
NIV2011For you are not a God who is pleased with wickedness; with you, evil people are not welcome.
Compared to NIV1984YouFor you are not a God who takesis pleasurepleased inwith evilwickedness; with you, evil thepeople wickedare cannotnot dwellwelcome.
Compared to TNIVFor you are not a God who is pleased with wickedness; with you, evil people are not welcome.

Matthew 11:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTναί, ὁ πατήρ, ὅτι οὕτως ⸂εὐδοκία ἐγένετο⸃ ἔμπροσθέν σου.
SBLGNT apparatusεὐδοκία ἐγένετο WH NIV ] ἐγένετο εὐδοκία Treg RP
NIV1984Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
TNIVYes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
NIV2011Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.
Compared to NIV1984Yes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.
Compared to TNIVYes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.

Luke 10:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἘν αὐτῇ τῇ ὥρᾳ ἠγαλλιάσατο ⸀τῷ πνεύματι ⸂τῷ ἁγίῳ⸃ καὶ εἶπεν· Ἐξομολογοῦμαί σοι, πάτερ κύριε τοῦ οὐρανοῦ καὶ τῆς γῆς, ὅτι ἀπέκρυψας ταῦτα ἀπὸ σοφῶν καὶ συνετῶν, καὶ ἀπεκάλυψας αὐτὰ νηπίοις· ναί, ὁ πατήρ, ὅτι οὕτως ⸂εὐδοκία ἐγένετο⸃ ἔμπροσθέν σου.
SBLGNT apparatusτῷ WH Treg RP ] ἐν τῷ NIV • τῷ ἁγίῳ WH Treg NIV ] ὁ Ἰησοῦς RP • εὐδοκία ἐγένετο WH Treg NIV ] ἐγένετο εὐδοκία RP
NIV1984At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
TNIVAt that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
NIV2011At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.
Compared to NIV1984At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.
Compared to TNIVAt that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.


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