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

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The word 'Pleasure' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (33 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (34 times). The word 'Pleasure' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Pleasure' 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 Pleasure was removed

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.

Psalms 51:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י ׀ לֹא־ תַחְפֹּ֣ץ זֶ֣בַח וְאֶתֵּ֑נָה ע֝וֹלָ֗ה לֹ֣א תִרְצֶֽה׃
NIV1984In your good pleasure make Zion prosper; build up the walls of Jerusalem.
TNIVMay it please you to prosper Zion, to build up the walls of Jerusalem.
NIV2011May it please you to prosper Zion, to build up the walls of Jerusalem.
Compared to NIV1984InMay yourit goodplease pleasureyou maketo prosper Zion, to prosper; build up the walls of Jerusalem.
Compared to TNIVMay it please you to prosper Zion, to build up the walls of Jerusalem.

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.

Verses where Pleasure was added

Proverbs 16:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבִּרְצ֣וֹת יְ֭הוָה דַּרְכֵי־ אִ֑ישׁ גַּם־ א֝וֹיְבָ֗יו יַשְׁלִ֥ם אִתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984When a man's ways are pleasing to the LORD, he makes even his enemies live at peace with him.
TNIVWhen the LORD takes pleasure in anyone's way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.
NIV2011When the LORD takes pleasure in anyone's way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.
Compared to NIV1984When athe man'sLORD waystakes arepleasure pleasingin toanyone's the LORDway, he makescauses eventheir his enemies liveto atmake peace with himthem.
Compared to TNIVWhen the LORD takes pleasure in anyone's way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.

Isaiah 47:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְעַתָּ֞ה שִׁמְעִי־ זֹ֤את עֲדִינָה֙ הַיּוֹשֶׁ֣בֶת לָבֶ֔טַח הָאֹֽמְרָה֙ בִּלְבָ֔בָהּ אֲנִ֖י וְאַפְסִ֣י ע֑וֹד לֹ֤א אֵשֵׁב֙ אַלְמָנָ֔ה וְלֹ֥א אֵדַ֖ע שְׁכֽוֹל׃
NIV1984"Now then, listen, you wanton creature, lounging in your security and saying to yourself, 'I am, and there is none besides me. I will never be a widow or suffer the loss of children.'
TNIV"Now then, listen, you lover of pleasure, lounging in your security and saying to yourself, 'I am, and there is none besides me. I will never be a widow or suffer the loss of children.'
NIV2011"Now then, listen, you lover of pleasure, lounging in your security and saying to yourself, 'I am, and there is none besides me. I will never be a widow or suffer the loss of children.'
Compared to NIV1984"Now then, listen, you wantonlover creatureof pleasure, lounging in your security and saying to yourself, 'I am, and there is none besides me. I will never be a widow or suffer the loss of children.'
Compared to TNIV"Now then, listen, you lover of pleasure, lounging in your security and saying to yourself, 'I am, and there is none besides me. I will never be a widow or suffer the loss of children.'

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."


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