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

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The word 'Say' occurs 19 times more often in the NIV2011 (940 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (921 times). The word 'Say' was removed in 19 verses, and added in 38 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Say' 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 text4477.2%
New text in NIV20111322.8%

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

Verses where Say was removed

Deuteronomy 18:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַ֣ךְ הַנָּבִ֡יא אֲשֶׁ֣ר יָזִיד֩ לְדַבֵּ֨ר דָּבָ֜ר בִּשְׁמִ֗י אֵ֣ת אֲשֶׁ֤ר לֹֽא־ צִוִּיתִיו֙ לְדַבֵּ֔ר וַאֲשֶׁ֣ר יְדַבֵּ֔ר בְּשֵׁ֖ם אֱלֹהִ֣ים אֲחֵרִ֑ים וּמֵ֖ת הַנָּבִ֥יא הַהֽוּא׃
NIV1984But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded him to say, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, must be put to death."
TNIVBut a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, is to be put to death."
NIV2011But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, is to be put to death."
Compared to NIV1984But a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded him to say, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, mustis to be put to death."
Compared to TNIVBut a prophet who presumes to speak in my name anything I have not commanded, or a prophet who speaks in the name of other gods, is to be put to death."

Job 17:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלַ֭יְלָה לְי֣וֹם יָשִׂ֑ימוּ א֝֗וֹר קָר֥וֹב מִפְּנֵי־ חֹֽשֶׁךְ׃
NIV1984These men turn night into day; in the face of darkness they say, 'Light is near.'
TNIVturn night into day; in the face of the darkness light is near.
NIV2011turn night into day; in the face of the darkness light is near.
Compared to NIV1984These men turn night into day; in the face of the darkness theylight say, 'Light is near.'.
Compared to TNIVturn night into day; in the face of the darkness light is near.

Job 33:24

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיְחֻנֶּ֗נּוּ וַיֹּ֗אמֶר פְּ֭דָעֵהוּ מֵרֶ֥דֶת שָׁ֗חַת מָצָ֥אתִי כֹֽפֶר׃
NIV1984to be gracious to him and say, 'Spare him from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for him'--
TNIVand he is gracious to them and says to God, 'Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them--
NIV2011and he is gracious to that person and says to God, 'Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them--
Compared to NIV1984toand behe is gracious to himthat person and saysays to God, 'Spare himthem from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for him'--them--
Compared to TNIVand he is gracious to themthat person and says to God, 'Spare them from going down to the pit; I have found a ransom for them--

Psalms 2:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנְֽ֭נַתְּקָה אֶת־ מֽוֹסְרוֹתֵ֑ימוֹ וְנַשְׁלִ֖יכָה מִמֶּ֣נּוּ עֲבֹתֵֽימוֹ׃
NIV1984"Let us break their chains," they say, "and throw off their fetters."
TNIV"Let us break their chains and throw off their shackles."
NIV2011"Let us break their chains and throw off their shackles."
Compared to NIV1984"Let us break their chains," they say, "and throw off their fettersshackles."
Compared to TNIV"Let us break their chains and throw off their shackles."

Psalms 59:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָשׁ֣וּבוּ לָ֭עֶרֶב יֶהֱמ֥וּ כַכָּ֗לֶב וִיס֥וֹבְבוּ עִֽיר׃
NIV1984See what they spew from their mouths-- they spew out swords from their lips, and they say, "Who can hear us?"
TNIVSee what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"
NIV2011See what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"
Compared to NIV1984See what they spew from their mouths-- theythe spewwords out swords from their lips are sharp as swords, and they saythink, "Who can hear us?"
Compared to TNIVSee what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"

Psalms 85:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַרְאֵ֣נוּ יְהוָ֣ה חַסְדֶּ֑ךָ וְ֝יֶשְׁעֲךָ֗ תִּתֶּן־ לָֽנוּ׃
NIV1984I will listen to what God the LORD will say; he promises peace to his people, his saints-- but let them not return to folly.
TNIVI will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly.
NIV2011I will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly.
Compared to NIV1984I will listen to what God the LORD will saysays; he promises peace to his people, his saintsfaithful servants-- but let them not returnturn to folly.
Compared to TNIVI will listen to what God the LORD says; he promises peace to his people, his faithful servants-- but let them not turn to folly.

Psalms 107:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיֹ֭אמְרוּ גְּאוּלֵ֣י יְהוָ֑ה אֲשֶׁ֥ר גְּ֝אָלָ֗ם מִיַּד־ צָֽר׃
NIV1984Let the redeemed of the LORD say this-- those he redeemed from the hand of the foe,
TNIVLet the redeemed of the LORD tell their story-- those he redeemed from the hand of the foe,
NIV2011Let the redeemed of the LORD tell their story-- those he redeemed from the hand of the foe,
Compared to NIV1984Let the redeemed of the LORD saytell thistheir story-- those he redeemed from the hand of the foe,
Compared to TNIVLet the redeemed of the LORD tell their story-- those he redeemed from the hand of the foe,

Proverbs 24:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSרָאמ֣וֹת לֶֽאֱוִ֣יל חָכְמ֑וֹת בַּ֝שַּׁ֗עַר לֹ֣א יִפְתַּח־ פִּֽיהוּ׃
NIV1984Wisdom is too high for a fool; in the assembly at the gate he has nothing to say.
TNIVWisdom is too high for fools; in the assembly at the gate they must not open their mouths.
NIV2011Wisdom is too high for fools; in the assembly at the gate they must not open their mouths.
Compared to NIV1984Wisdom is too high for a foolfools; in the assembly at the gate hethey hasmust nothingnot toopen saytheir mouths.
Compared to TNIVWisdom is too high for fools; in the assembly at the gate they must not open their mouths.

Jeremiah 16:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלָכֵ֛ן הִנֵּֽה־ יָמִ֥ים בָּאִ֖ים נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֑ה וְלֹֽא־ יֵאָמֵ֥ר עוֹד֙ חַי־ יְהוָ֔ה אֲשֶׁ֧ר הֶעֱלָ֛ה אֶת־ בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל מֵאֶ֥רֶץ מִצְרָֽיִם׃
NIV1984"However, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "when men will no longer say, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of Egypt,'
TNIV"However, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "when people will no longer say, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of Egypt,'
NIV2011"However, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "when it will no longer be said, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of Egypt,'
Compared to NIV1984"However, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "when menit will no longer saybe said, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of Egypt,'
Compared to TNIV"However, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "when peopleit will no longer saybe said, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of Egypt,'

Jeremiah 16:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כִּ֣י אִם־ חַי־ יְהוָ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֨ר הֶעֱלָ֜ה אֶת־ בְּנֵ֤י יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ צָפ֔וֹן וּמִכֹּל֙ הָֽאֲרָצ֔וֹת אֲשֶׁ֥ר הִדִּיחָ֖ם שָׁ֑מָּה וַהֲשִֽׁבֹתִים֙ עַל־ אַדְמָתָ֔ם אֲשֶׁ֥ר נָתַ֖תִּי לַאֲבוֹתָֽם׃
NIV1984but they will say, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of the land of the north and out of all the countries where he had banished them.' For I will restore them to the land I gave their forefathers.
TNIVbut they will say, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of the land of the north and out of all the countries where he had banished them.' For I will restore them to the land I gave their ancestors.
NIV2011but it will be said, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of the land of the north and out of all the countries where he had banished them.' For I will restore them to the land I gave their ancestors.
Compared to NIV1984but theyit will saybe said, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of the land of the north and out of all the countries where he had banished them.' For I will restore them to the land I gave their forefathersancestors.
Compared to TNIVbut theyit will saybe said, 'As surely as the LORD lives, who brought the Israelites up out of the land of the north and out of all the countries where he had banished them.' For I will restore them to the land I gave their ancestors.

Daniel 5:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִיתַ֨י גְּבַ֜ר בְּמַלְכוּתָ֗ךְ דִּ֠י ר֣וּחַ אֱלָהִ֣ין קַדִּישִׁין֮ בֵּהּ֒ וּבְיוֹמֵ֣י אֲב֗וּךְ נַהִיר֧וּ וְשָׂכְלְתָנ֛וּ וְחָכְמָ֥ה כְּחָכְמַת־ אֱלָהִ֖ין הִשְׁתְּכַ֣חַת בֵּ֑הּ וּמַלְכָּ֤א נְבֻֽכַדְנֶצַּר֙ אֲב֔וּךְ רַ֧ב חַרְטֻמִּ֣ין אָֽשְׁפִ֗ין כַּשְׂדָּאִין֙ גָּזְרִ֔ין3 הֲקִימֵ֖הּ אֲב֥וּךְ מַלְכָּֽא׃
NIV1984There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. King Nebuchadnezzar your father--your father the king, I say--appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
TNIVThere is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. Your father, King Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
NIV2011There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. Your father, King Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
Compared to NIV1984There is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. KingYour Nebuchadnezzar your father--your father the king, IKing say--Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.
Compared to TNIVThere is a man in your kingdom who has the spirit of the holy gods in him. In the time of your father he was found to have insight and intelligence and wisdom like that of the gods. Your father, King Nebuchadnezzar, appointed him chief of the magicians, enchanters, astrologers and diviners.

Matthew 26:64

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTλέγει αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς· Σὺ εἶπας· πλὴν λέγω ὑμῖν, ἀπ’ ἄρτι ὄψεσθε τὸν υἱὸν τοῦ ἀνθρώπου καθήμενον ἐκ δεξιῶν τῆς δυνάμεως καὶ ἐρχόμενον ἐπὶ τῶν νεφελῶν τοῦ οὐρανοῦ.
NIV1984"Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied. "But I say to all of you: In the future you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven."
TNIV"You have said so," Jesus replied. "But I say to all of you: From now on you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven."
NIV2011"You have said so," Jesus replied. "But I say to all of you: From now on you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven."
Compared to NIV1984"Yes, itYou ishave assaid you sayso," Jesus replied. "But I say to all of you: InFrom thenow futureon you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven."
Compared to TNIV"You have said so," Jesus replied. "But I say to all of you: From now on you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven."

Matthew 27:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὉ δὲ Ἰησοῦς ⸀ἐστάθη ἔμπροσθεν τοῦ ἡγεμόνος· καὶ ἐπηρώτησεν αὐτὸν ὁ ἡγεμὼν λέγων· Σὺ εἶ ὁ βασιλεὺς τῶν Ἰουδαίων; ὁ δὲ Ἰησοῦς ⸀ἔφη· Σὺ λέγεις.
SBLGNT apparatusἐστάθη WH Treg NIV ] ἔστη RP • ἔφη WH NIV ] + αὐτῷ Treg RP
NIV1984Meanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied.
TNIVMeanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "You have said so," Jesus replied.
NIV2011Meanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "You have said so," Jesus replied.
Compared to NIV1984Meanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, itYou ishave assaid you sayso," Jesus replied.
Compared to TNIVMeanwhile Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor asked him, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "You have said so," Jesus replied.

Mark 15:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐπηρώτησεν αὐτὸν ὁ Πιλᾶτος· Σὺ εἶ ὁ βασιλεὺς τῶν Ἰουδαίων; ὁ δὲ ἀποκριθεὶς ⸂αὐτῷ λέγει⸃· Σὺ λέγεις.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ λέγει WH Treg NIV ] εἶπεν αὐτῷ RP
NIV1984"Are you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate. "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied.
TNIV"Are you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate. "You have said so," Jesus replied.
NIV2011"Are you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate. "You have said so," Jesus replied.
Compared to NIV1984"Are you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate. "Yes, itYou ishave assaid you sayso," Jesus replied.
Compared to TNIV"Are you the king of the Jews?" asked Pilate. "You have said so," Jesus replied.

Luke 20:41

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΕἶπεν δὲ πρὸς αὐτούς· Πῶς λέγουσιν τὸν χριστὸν ⸂εἶναι Δαυὶδ υἱόν⸃;
SBLGNT apparatusεἶναι Δαυὶδ υἱόν WH NIV ] υἱὸν Δαυὶδ εἶναι Treg RP
NIV1984Then Jesus said to them, "How is it that they say the Christ is the Son of David?
TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Why is it said that the Messiah is the son of David?
NIV2011Then Jesus said to them, "Why is it said that the Messiah is the son of David?
Compared to NIV1984Then Jesus said to them, "HowWhy is it said that they say the ChristMessiah is the Sonson of David?
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Why is it said that the Messiah is the son of David?

Luke 23:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ Πιλᾶτος ⸀ἠρώτησεν αὐτὸν λέγων· Σὺ εἶ ὁ βασιλεὺς τῶν Ἰουδαίων; ὁ δὲ ἀποκριθεὶς αὐτῷ ἔφη· Σὺ λέγεις.
SBLGNT apparatusἠρώτησεν WH Treg NIV ] ἐπηρώτησεν RP
NIV1984So Pilate asked Jesus, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, it is as you say," Jesus replied.
TNIVSo Pilate asked Jesus, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "You have said so," Jesus replied.
NIV2011So Pilate asked Jesus, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "You have said so," Jesus replied.
Compared to NIV1984So Pilate asked Jesus, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "Yes, itYou ishave assaid you sayso," Jesus replied.
Compared to TNIVSo Pilate asked Jesus, "Are you the king of the Jews?" "You have said so," Jesus replied.

John 4:35

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὐχ ὑμεῖς λέγετε ὅτι Ἔτι τετράμηνός ἐστιν καὶ ὁ θερισμὸς ἔρχεται; ἰδοὺ λέγω ὑμῖν, ἐπάρατε τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς ὑμῶν καὶ θεάσασθε τὰς χώρας ὅτι λευκαί εἰσιν πρὸς θερισμόν· ἤδη
NIV1984Do you not say, 'Four months more and then the harvest'? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.
TNIVDon't you have a saying, 'It's still four months until harvest'? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.
NIV2011Don't you have a saying, 'It's still four months until harvest'? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.
Compared to NIV1984DoDon't you nothave saya saying, 'FourIt's monthsstill morefour andmonths then theuntil harvest'? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.
Compared to TNIVDon't you have a saying, 'It's still four months until harvest'? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.

John 12:49

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὅτι ἐγὼ ἐξ ἐμαυτοῦ οὐκ ἐλάλησα, ἀλλ’ ὁ πέμψας με πατὴρ αὐτός μοι ἐντολὴν ⸀δέδωκεν τί εἴπω καὶ τί λαλήσω.
SBLGNT apparatusδέδωκεν WH Treg NIV ] ἔδωκεν RP
NIV1984For I did not speak of my own accord, but the Father who sent me commanded me what to say and how to say it.
TNIVFor I did not speak on my own, but the Father who sent me commanded me to say all that I have spoken.
NIV2011For I did not speak on my own, but the Father who sent me commanded me to say all that I have spoken.
Compared to NIV1984For I did not speak ofon my own accord, but the Father who sent me commanded me what to say andall howthat toI sayhave itspoken.
Compared to TNIVFor I did not speak on my own, but the Father who sent me commanded me to say all that I have spoken.

Philippians 3:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTπολλοὶ γὰρ περιπατοῦσιν οὓς πολλάκις ἔλεγον ὑμῖν, νῦν δὲ καὶ κλαίων λέγω, τοὺς ἐχθροὺς τοῦ σταυροῦ τοῦ Χριστοῦ,
NIV1984For, as I have often told you before and now say again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.
TNIVFor, as I have often told you before and now tell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.
NIV2011For, as I have often told you before and now tell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.
Compared to NIV1984For, as I have often told you before and now saytell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.
Compared to TNIVFor, as I have often told you before and now tell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ.

Verses where Say was added

Job 27:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִם־ תְּדַבֵּ֣רְנָה שְׂפָתַ֣י עַוְלָ֑ה וּ֝לְשׁוֹנִ֗י אִם־ יֶהְגֶּ֥ה רְמִיָּֽה׃
NIV1984my lips will not speak wickedness, and my tongue will utter no deceit.
TNIVmy lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies.
NIV2011my lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies.
Compared to NIV1984my lips will not speaksay wickednessanything wicked, and my tongue will not utter no deceitlies.
Compared to TNIVmy lips will not say anything wicked, and my tongue will not utter lies.

Job 30:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנָתְס֗וּ נְֽתִיבָ֫תִ֥י לְהַוָּתִֽי3 יֹעִ֑ילוּ לֹ֖א עֹזֵ֣ר לָֽמוֹ׃
NIV1984They break up my road; they succeed in destroying me-- without anyone's helping them.
TNIVThey break up my road; they succeed in destroying me. 'No one can help him,' they say.
NIV2011They break up my road; they succeed in destroying me. 'No one can help him,' they say.
Compared to NIV1984They break up my road; they succeed in destroying me-- without. 'No anyone'sone helpingcan themhelp him,' they say.
Compared to TNIVThey break up my road; they succeed in destroying me. 'No one can help him,' they say.

Job 33:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיָשֹׁ֤ר ׀ עַל־ אֲנָשִׁ֗ים וַיֹּ֗אמֶר חָ֭טָאתִי וְיָשָׁ֥ר הֶעֱוֵ֗יתִי וְלֹא־ שָׁ֥וָה לִֽי׃
NIV1984Then he comes to men and says, 'I sinned, and perverted what was right, but I did not get what I deserved.
TNIVAnd they will go to others and say, 'We have sinned, we have perverted what is right, but we did not get what we deserved.
NIV2011And they will go to others and say, 'I have sinned, I have perverted what is right, but I did not get what I deserved.
Compared to NIV1984ThenAnd hethey comeswill go to menothers and sayssay, 'I have sinned, andI have perverted what wasis right, but I did not get what I deserved.
Compared to TNIVAnd they will go to others and say, 'WeI have sinned, weI have perverted what is right, but weI did not get what weI deserved.

Psalms 12:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיַכְרֵ֣ת יְ֭הוָה כָּל־ שִׂפְתֵ֣י חֲלָק֑וֹת לָ֝שׁ֗וֹן מְדַבֶּ֥רֶת גְּדֹלֽוֹת׃
NIV1984that says, "We will triumph with our tongues; we own our lips--who is our master?"
TNIVthose who say, "By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is lord over us?"
NIV2011those who say, "By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is lord over us?"
Compared to NIV1984thatthose sayswho say, "WeBy will triumph with our tongues; we ownwill prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is ourlord masterover us?"
Compared to TNIVthose who say, "By our tongues we will prevail; our own lips will defend us--who is lord over us?"

Psalms 16:2

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BHSאָמַ֣רְתְּ לַֽ֭יהוָה אֲדֹנָ֣י אָ֑תָּה ט֝וֹבָתִ֗י בַּל־ עָלֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984I said to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing."
TNIVI say to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing."
NIV2011I say to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing."
Compared to NIV1984I saidsay to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing."
Compared to TNIVI say to the LORD, "You are my Lord; apart from you I have no good thing."

Psalms 16:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלִ֭קְדוֹשִׁים אֲשֶׁר־ בָּאָ֣רֶץ הֵ֑מָּה וְ֝אַדִּירֵ֗י כָּל־ חֶפְצִי־ בָֽם׃
NIV1984As for the saints who are in the land, they are the glorious ones in whom is all my delight.
TNIVI say of the godly who are in the land, "They are the noble people in whom is all my delight."
NIV2011I say of the holy people who are in the land, "They are the noble ones in whom is all my delight."
Compared to NIV1984AsI forsay of the saintsholy people who are in the land, they, "They are the gloriousnoble ones in whom is all my delight.."
Compared to TNIVI say of the godlyholy people who are in the land, "They are the noble peopleones in whom is all my delight."

Psalms 22:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכָּל־ רֹ֭אַי יַלְעִ֣גוּ לִ֑י יַפְטִ֥ירוּ בְ֝שָׂפָ֗ה יָנִ֥יעוּ רֹֽאשׁ׃
NIV1984"He trusts in the LORD; let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him."
TNIV"He trusts in the LORD," they say, "let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him."
NIV2011"He trusts in the LORD," they say, "let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him."
Compared to NIV1984"He trusts in the LORD; ," they say, "let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him."
Compared to TNIV"He trusts in the LORD," they say, "let the LORD rescue him. Let him deliver him, since he delights in him."

Psalms 81:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י חֹ֣ק לְיִשְׂרָאֵ֣ל ה֑וּא מִ֝שְׁפָּ֗ט לֵאלֹהֵ֥י יַעֲקֹֽב׃
NIV1984He established it as a statute for Joseph when he went out against Egypt, where we heard a language we did not understand.
TNIVWhen God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:
NIV2011When God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:
Compared to NIV1984HeWhen God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I when he went out against Egypt, where we heard aan languageunknown wevoice did not understand.say:
Compared to TNIVWhen God went out against Egypt, he established it as a statute for Joseph. I heard an unknown voice say:

Psalms 91:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ אַתָּ֣ה יְהוָ֣ה מַחְסִ֑י עֶ֝לְי֗וֹן שַׂ֣מְתָּ מְעוֹנֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984If you make the Most High your dwelling-- even the LORD, who is my refuge--
TNIVIf you say, "The LORD is my refuge," and you make the Most High your dwelling,
NIV2011If you say, "The LORD is my refuge," and you make the Most High your dwelling,
Compared to NIV1984If you makesay, "The theLORD Mostis Highmy yourrefuge," and dwelling-- evenyou make the LORD, whoMost isHigh myyour refuge--dwelling,
Compared to TNIVIf you say, "The LORD is my refuge," and you make the Most High your dwelling,

Isaiah 41:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִ֥ישׁ אֶת־ רֵעֵ֖הוּ יַעְזֹ֑רוּ וּלְאָחִ֖יו יֹאמַ֥ר חֲזָֽק׃
NIV1984each helps the other and says to his brother, "Be strong!"
TNIVthey help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"
NIV2011they help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"
Compared to NIV1984eachthey helpshelp theeach other and sayssay to histheir brothercompanions, "Be strong!"
Compared to TNIVthey help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"

Jeremiah 31:34

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וְלֹ֧א יְלַמְּד֣וּ ע֗וֹד אִ֣ישׁ אֶת־ רֵעֵ֜הוּ וְאִ֤ישׁ אֶת־ אָחִיו֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר דְּע֖וּ אֶת־ יְהוָ֑ה כִּֽי־ כוּלָּם֩ יֵדְע֨וּ אוֹתִ֜י לְמִקְטַנָּ֤ם וְעַד־ גְּדוֹלָם֙ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֔ה כִּ֤י אֶסְלַח֙ לַֽעֲוֺנָ֔ם וּלְחַטָּאתָ֖ם לֹ֥א אֶזְכָּר־ עֽוֹד׃
NIV1984No longer will a man teach his neighbor, or a man his brother, saying, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. "For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more."
TNIVNo longer will they teach their neighbors, or say to one another, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. "For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more."
NIV2011No longer will they teach their neighbor, or say to one another, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. "For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more."
Compared to NIV1984No longer will athey man teach histheir neighbor, or asay manto hisone brother, sayinganother, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. "For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more."
Compared to TNIVNo longer will they teach their neighborsneighbor, or say to one another, 'Know the LORD,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest," declares the LORD. "For I will forgive their wickedness and will remember their sins no more."

Jeremiah 49:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ אֲנִ֞י חָשַׂ֣פְתִּי אֶת־ עֵשָׂ֗ו גִּלֵּ֙יתִי֙ אֶת־ מִסְתָּרָ֔יו וְנֶחְבָּ֖ה לֹ֣א יוּכָ֑ל שֻׁדַּ֥ד זַרְע֛וֹ וְאֶחָ֥יו וּשְׁכֵנָ֖יו וְאֵינֶֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984But I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His children, relatives and neighbors will perish, and he will be no more.
TNIVBut I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His armed men are destroyed, also his allies and neighbors, so there is no one to say,
NIV2011But I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His armed men are destroyed, also his allies and neighbors, so there is no one to say,
Compared to NIV1984But I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His childrenarmed men are destroyed, relativesalso andhis neighborsallies willand perishneighbors, andso hethere willis be no more.one to say,
Compared to TNIVBut I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His armed men are destroyed, also his allies and neighbors, so there is no one to say,

Ezekiel 18:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאָֽמְרוּ֙ בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל לֹ֥א יִתָּכֵ֖ן דֶּ֣רֶךְ אֲדֹנָ֑י הַדְּרָכַ֞י לֹ֤א יִתָּֽכְנּוּ֙1 בֵּ֣ית יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל הֲלֹ֥א דַרְכֵיכֶ֖ם לֹ֥א יִתָּכֵֽן׃
NIV1984Yet the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, O house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
TNIVYet the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
NIV2011Yet the Israelites say, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, people of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
Compared to NIV1984Yet the houseIsraelites of Israel sayssay, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, O housepeople of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
Compared to TNIVYet the houseIsraelites of Israel sayssay, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, housepeople of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?

Jonah 2:9

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BHSמְשַׁמְּרִ֖ים הַבְלֵי־ שָׁ֑וְא חַסְדָּ֖ם יַעֲזֹֽבוּ׃
NIV1984But I, with a song of thanksgiving, will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. Salvation comes from the LORD."
TNIVBut I, with shouts of grateful praise, will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. I will say, 'Salvation comes from the LORD.'"
NIV2011But I, with shouts of grateful praise, will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. I will say, 'Salvation comes from the LORD.'"
Compared to NIV1984But I, with ashouts song of thanksgivinggrateful praise, will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. I will say, 'Salvation comes from the LORD.".'"
Compared to TNIVBut I, with shouts of grateful praise, will sacrifice to you. What I have vowed I will make good. I will say, 'Salvation comes from the LORD.'"

Matthew 5:37

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SBLGNTἔστω δὲ ὁ λόγος ὑμῶν ναὶ ναί, οὒ οὔ· τὸ δὲ περισσὸν τούτων ἐκ τοῦ πονηροῦ ἐστιν.
NIV1984Simply let your 'Yes' be 'Yes,' and your 'No,' 'No'; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.
TNIVAll you need to say is simply 'Yes' or 'No'; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.
NIV2011All you need to say is simply 'Yes' or 'No'; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.
Compared to NIV1984SimplyAll letyou yourneed to say is simply 'Yes' beor 'Yes,' and your 'No,' 'No'; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.
Compared to TNIVAll you need to say is simply 'Yes' or 'No'; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.

Matthew 21:3

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SBLGNTκαὶ ἐάν τις ὑμῖν εἴπῃ τι, ἐρεῖτε ὅτι Ὁ κύριος αὐτῶν χρείαν ἔχει· ⸀εὐθὺς δὲ ⸀ἀποστελεῖ αὐτούς.
SBLGNT apparatusεὐθὺς WH Treg NIV ] εὐθέως RP • ἀποστελεῖ WH Treg NIV ] ἀποστέλλει RP
NIV1984If anyone says anything to you, tell him that the Lord needs them, and he will send them right away."
TNIVIf anyone says anything to you, say that the Lord needs them, and he will send them right away."
NIV2011If anyone says anything to you, say that the Lord needs them, and he will send them right away."
Compared to NIV1984If anyone says anything to you, tell himsay that the Lord needs them, and he will send them right away."
Compared to TNIVIf anyone says anything to you, say that the Lord needs them, and he will send them right away."

Mark 11:3

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SBLGNTκαὶ ἐάν τις ὑμῖν εἴπῃ· Τί ποιεῖτε τοῦτο; εἴπατε ⸀ὅτι Ὁ κύριος αὐτοῦ χρείαν ἔχει· καὶ ⸀εὐθὺς αὐτὸν ἀποστέλλει ⸀πάλιν ὧδε.
SBLGNT apparatusὅτι RP ] – WH Treg NIV • εὐθὺς WH Treg NIV ] εὐθέως RP • πάλιν WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984If anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it and will send it back here shortly.'"
TNIVIf anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' say, 'The Lord needs it and will send it back here shortly.'"
NIV2011If anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' say, 'The Lord needs it and will send it back here shortly.'"
Compared to NIV1984If anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' tell himsay, 'The Lord needs it and will send it back here shortly.'"
Compared to TNIVIf anyone asks you, 'Why are you doing this?' say, 'The Lord needs it and will send it back here shortly.'"

Mark 11:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν ὅτι ὃς ἂν εἴπῃ τῷ ὄρει τούτῳ· Ἄρθητι καὶ βλήθητι εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, καὶ μὴ διακριθῇ ἐν τῇ καρδίᾳ αὐτοῦ ἀλλὰ ⸀πιστεύῃ ὅτι ⸂ὃ λαλεῖ γίνεται, ἔσται αὐτῷ⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusἀμὴν WH NIV ] + γὰρ Treg RP • πιστεύῃ WH NIV ] πιστεύσῃ Treg RP • ὃ λαλεῖ γίνεται, ἔσται αὐτῷ WH Treg NIV ] ἃ λέγει γίνεται ἔσται αὐτῷ ὃ ἐὰν εἴπῃ RP
NIV1984"I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in his heart but believes that what he says will happen, it will be done for him.
TNIV"Truly I tell you, if you say to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and do not doubt in your heart but believe that what you say will happen, it will be done for you.
NIV2011"Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them.
Compared to NIV1984"Truly I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in histheir heart but believes that what hethey sayssay will happen, it will be done for himthem.
Compared to TNIV"Truly I tell you, if youanyone saysays to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and dodoes not doubt in yourtheir heart but believebelieves that what youthey say will happen, it will be done for youthem.

Luke 5:39

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀καὶ οὐδεὶς πιὼν ⸀παλαιὸν θέλει νέον· λέγει γάρ· Ὁ παλαιὸς ⸀χρηστός ἐστιν.
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ Treg NIV RP ] – WH • παλαιὸν WH Treg NIV ] + εὐθέως RP • χρηστός WH Treg NA ] χρηστότερός NIV RP
NIV1984And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for he says, 'The old is better.'"
TNIVAnd none of you, after drinking old wine, wants the new, for you say, 'The old is better.'"
NIV2011And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for they say, 'The old is better.'"
Compared to NIV1984And no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for hethey sayssay, 'The old is better.'"
Compared to TNIVAnd noneno ofone you, after drinking old wine, wants the new, for youthey say, 'The old is better.'"

Luke 6:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἈλλὰ ὑμῖν λέγω τοῖς ἀκούουσιν, ἀγαπᾶτε τοὺς ἐχθροὺς ὑμῶν, καλῶς ποιεῖτε τοῖς μισοῦσιν ὑμᾶς,
NIV1984"But I tell you who hear me: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,
TNIV"But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,
NIV2011"But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,
Compared to NIV1984"But Ito tell you who hearare melistening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,
Compared to TNIV"But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you,

Luke 7:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΤίνι οὖν ὁμοιώσω τοὺς ἀνθρώπους τῆς γενεᾶς ταύτης, καὶ τίνι εἰσὶν ὅμοιοι;
NIV1984"To what, then, can I compare the people of this generation? What are they like?
TNIVJesus went on to say, "To what, then, can I compare the people of this generation? What are they like?
NIV2011Jesus went on to say, "To what, then, can I compare the people of this generation? What are they like?
Compared to NIV1984"Jesus went on to say, "To what, then, can I compare the people of this generation? What are they like?
Compared to TNIVJesus went on to say, "To what, then, can I compare the people of this generation? What are they like?

Luke 11:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΚαὶ εἶπεν πρὸς αὐτούς· Τίς ἐξ ὑμῶν ἕξει φίλον καὶ πορεύσεται πρὸς αὐτὸν μεσονυκτίου καὶ εἴπῃ αὐτῷ· Φίλε, χρῆσόν μοι τρεῖς ἄρτους,
NIV1984Then he said to them, "Suppose one of you has a friend, and he goes to him at midnight and says, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,
TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread;
NIV2011Then Jesus said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread;
Compared to NIV1984Then heJesus said to them, "Suppose one of you hashave a friend, and heyou goesgo to him at midnight and sayssay, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,;
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread;

Luke 19:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐάν τις ὑμᾶς ἐρωτᾷ· Διὰ τί λύετε; οὕτως ⸀ἐρεῖτε ὅτι Ὁ κύριος αὐτοῦ χρείαν ἔχει.
SBLGNT apparatusἐρεῖτε WH Treg NIV ] + αὐτῷ RP
NIV1984If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell him, 'The Lord needs it.'"
TNIVIf anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' say, 'The Lord needs it.'"
NIV2011If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' say, 'The Lord needs it.'"
Compared to NIV1984If anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' tell himsay, 'The Lord needs it.'"
Compared to TNIVIf anyone asks you, 'Why are you untying it?' say, 'The Lord needs it.'"

Luke 22:70

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἶπαν δὲ πάντες· Σὺ οὖν εἶ ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ; ὁ δὲ πρὸς αὐτοὺς ἔφη· Ὑμεῖς λέγετε ὅτι ἐγώ εἰμι.
NIV1984They all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?" He replied, "You are right in saying I am."
TNIVThey all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?" He replied, "You say that I am."
NIV2011They all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?" He replied, "You say that I am."
Compared to NIV1984They all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?" He replied, "You aresay right in sayingthat I am."
Compared to TNIVThey all asked, "Are you then the Son of God?" He replied, "You say that I am."

John 14:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὐκέτι πολλὰ λαλήσω μεθ’ ὑμῶν, ἔρχεται γὰρ ὁ τοῦ κόσμου ἄρχων· καὶ ἐν ἐμοὶ οὐκ ἔχει οὐδέν,
NIV1984I will not speak with you much longer, for the prince of this world is coming. He has no hold on me,
TNIVI will not say much more to you, for the prince of this world is coming. He has no hold over me,
NIV2011I will not say much more to you, for the prince of this world is coming. He has no hold over me,
Compared to NIV1984I will not speaksay withmuch youmore muchto longeryou, for the prince of this world is coming. He has no hold onover me,
Compared to TNIVI will not say much more to you, for the prince of this world is coming. He has no hold over me,

John 16:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΜικρὸν καὶ ⸀οὐκέτι θεωρεῖτέ με, καὶ πάλιν μικρὸν καὶ ὄψεσθέ ⸀με.
SBLGNT apparatusοὐκέτι WH Treg NIV ] οὐ RP • με WH Treg NIV ] + ὅτι ὑπάγω πρὸς τὸν πατέρα RP
NIV1984"In a little while you will see me no more, and then after a little while you will see me."
TNIVJesus went on to say, "In a little while you will see me no more, and then after a little while you will see me."
NIV2011Jesus went on to say, "In a little while you will see me no more, and then after a little while you will see me."
Compared to NIV1984"Jesus went on to say, "In a little while you will see me no more, and then after a little while you will see me."
Compared to TNIVJesus went on to say, "In a little while you will see me no more, and then after a little while you will see me."

John 18:37

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἶπεν οὖν αὐτῷ ὁ Πιλᾶτος· Οὐκοῦν βασιλεὺς εἶ σύ; ἀπεκρίθη ⸀ὁ Ἰησοῦς· Σὺ λέγεις ὅτι βασιλεύς ⸀εἰμι. ἐγὼ εἰς τοῦτο γεγέννημαι καὶ εἰς τοῦτο ἐλήλυθα εἰς τὸν κόσμον ἵνα μαρτυρήσω τῇ ἀληθείᾳ· πᾶς ὁ ὢν ἐκ τῆς ἀληθείας ἀκούει μου τῆς φωνῆς.
SBLGNT apparatusὁ WH Treg NIV ] – RP • εἰμι WH Treg NIV ] + ἐγώ RP
NIV1984"You are a king, then!" said Pilate. Jesus answered, "You are right in saying I am a king. In fact, for this reason I was born, and for this I came into the world, to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me."
TNIV"You are a king, then!" said Pilate. Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. In fact, the reason I was born and came into the world is to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me."
NIV2011"You are a king, then!" said Pilate. Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. In fact, the reason I was born and came into the world is to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me."
Compared to NIV1984"You are a king, then!" said Pilate. Jesus answered, "You aresay rightthat in saying I am a king. In fact, forthe this reason I was born, and for this I came into the world, is to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me."
Compared to TNIV"You are a king, then!" said Pilate. Jesus answered, "You say that I am a king. In fact, the reason I was born and came into the world is to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to me."

Acts 7:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ Μωϋσῆς ἰδὼν ⸀ἐθαύμασεν τὸ ὅραμα. προσερχομένου δὲ αὐτοῦ κατανοῆσαι ἐγένετο φωνὴ ⸀κυρίου·
SBLGNT apparatusἐθαύμασεν WH Treg ] ἐθαύμαζεν NIV RP • κυρίου WH Treg NIV ] + πρὸς αὐτόν RP
NIV1984When he saw this, he was amazed at the sight. As he went over to look more closely, he heard the Lord's voice:
TNIVWhen he saw this, he was amazed at the sight. As he went over to get a closer look, he heard the Lord say:
NIV2011When he saw this, he was amazed at the sight. As he went over to get a closer look, he heard the Lord say:
Compared to NIV1984When he saw this, he was amazed at the sight. As he went over to lookget morea closelycloser look, he heard the Lord's voicesay:
Compared to TNIVWhen he saw this, he was amazed at the sight. As he went over to get a closer look, he heard the Lord say:

1 Corinthians 1:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΠαρακαλῶ δὲ ὑμᾶς, ἀδελφοί, διὰ τοῦ ὀνόματος τοῦ κυρίου ἡμῶν Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ ἵνα τὸ αὐτὸ λέγητε πάντες, καὶ μὴ ᾖ ἐν ὑμῖν σχίσματα, ἦτε δὲ κατηρτισμένοι ἐν τῷ αὐτῷ νοῒ καὶ ἐν τῇ αὐτῇ γνώμῃ.
NIV1984I appeal to you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another so that there may be no divisions among you and that you may be perfectly united in mind and thought.
TNIVI appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in mind and thought.
NIV2011I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in mind and thought.
Compared to NIV1984I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another soin what you say and that there may be no divisions among you, but and that you may be perfectly united in mind and thought.
Compared to TNIVI appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfectly united in mind and thought.

1 Corinthians 6:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΠάντα μοι ἔξεστιν· ἀλλ’ οὐ πάντα συμφέρει. πάντα μοι ἔξεστιν· ἀλλ’ οὐκ ἐγὼ ἐξουσιασθήσομαι ὑπό τινος.
NIV1984"Everything is permissible for me"--but not everything is beneficial. "Everything is permissible for me"--but I will not be mastered by anything.
TNIV"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "I have the right to do anything"--but I will not be mastered by anything.
NIV2011"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "I have the right to do anything"--but I will not be mastered by anything.
Compared to NIV1984"EverythingI ishave permissiblethe forright me"--to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "EverythingI ishave permissiblethe forright meto do anything"--but I will not be mastered by anything.
Compared to TNIV"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "I have the right to do anything"--but I will not be mastered by anything.

1 Corinthians 6:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTτὰ βρώματα τῇ κοιλίᾳ, καὶ ἡ κοιλία τοῖς βρώμασιν· ὁ δὲ θεὸς καὶ ταύτην καὶ ταῦτα καταργήσει. τὸ δὲ σῶμα οὐ τῇ πορνείᾳ ἀλλὰ τῷ κυρίῳ, καὶ ὁ κύριος τῷ σώματι·
NIV1984"Food for the stomach and the stomach for food"--but God will destroy them both. The body is not meant for sexual immorality, but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
TNIVYou say, "Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both." The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
NIV2011You say, "Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both." The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
Compared to NIV1984"You say, "Food for the stomach and the stomach for food"--but, and God will destroy them both. ." The body , however, is not meant for sexual immorality, but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.
Compared to TNIVYou say, "Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both." The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.

1 Corinthians 10:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸀Πάντα ἔξεστιν· ἀλλ’ οὐ πάντα συμφέρει. ⸁πάντα ἔξεστιν· ἀλλ’ οὐ πάντα οἰκοδομεῖ.
SBLGNT apparatus⸀Πάντα WH Treg NIV ] + μοι RP • ⸁πάντα WH Treg NIV ] + μοι RP
NIV1984"Everything is permissible"--but not everything is beneficial. "Everything is permissible"--but not everything is constructive.
TNIV"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "I have the right to do anything"--but not everything is constructive.
NIV2011"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "I have the right to do anything"--but not everything is constructive.
Compared to NIV1984"EverythingI ishave permissible"--the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "EverythingI ishave permissiblethe right to do anything"--but not everything is constructive.
Compared to TNIV"I have the right to do anything," you say--but not everything is beneficial. "I have the right to do anything"--but not everything is constructive.

1 Corinthians 14:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀Διὸ ὁ λαλῶν γλώσσῃ προσευχέσθω ἵνα διερμηνεύῃ.
SBLGNT apparatusΔιὸ WH Treg NIV ] Διόπερ RP
NIV1984For this reason anyone who speaks in a tongue should pray that he may interpret what he says.
TNIVFor this reason those who speak in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say.
NIV2011For this reason the one who speaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say.
Compared to NIV1984For this reason anyonethe one who speaks in a tongue should pray that hethey may interpret what hethey sayssay.
Compared to TNIVFor this reason thosethe one who speakspeaks in a tongue should pray that they may interpret what they say.

2 Corinthians 5:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἴτε γὰρ ἐξέστημεν, θεῷ· εἴτε σωφρονοῦμεν, ὑμῖν.
NIV1984If we are out of our mind, it is for the sake of God; if we are in our right mind, it is for you.
TNIVIf we are "out of our mind," as some say, it is for God; if we are in our right mind, it is for you.
NIV2011If we are "out of our mind," as some say, it is for God; if we are in our right mind, it is for you.
Compared to NIV1984If we are "out of our mind," as some say, it is for the sake of God; if we are in our right mind, it is for you.
Compared to TNIVIf we are "out of our mind," as some say, it is for God; if we are in our right mind, it is for you.

Hebrews 8:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ οὐ μὴ διδάξωσιν ἕκαστος τὸν πολίτην αὐτοῦ καὶ ἕκαστος τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ, λέγων· Γνῶθι τὸν κύριον, ὅτι πάντες εἰδήσουσίν με ἀπὸ ⸀μικροῦ ἕως μεγάλου αὐτῶν.
SBLGNT apparatusμικροῦ WH Treg NIV ] + αὐτῶν RP
NIV1984No longer will a man teach his neighbor, or a man his brother, saying, 'Know the Lord,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest.
TNIVNo longer will they teach their neighbors, or say to one another, 'Know the Lord,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest.
NIV2011No longer will they teach their neighbor, or say to one another, 'Know the Lord,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest.
Compared to NIV1984No longer will athey man teach histheir neighbor, or asay manto hisone brother, sayinganother, 'Know the Lord,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest.
Compared to TNIVNo longer will they teach their neighborsneighbor, or say to one another, 'Know the Lord,' because they will all know me, from the least of them to the greatest.

James 3:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπολλὰ γὰρ πταίομεν ἅπαντες. εἴ τις ἐν λόγῳ οὐ πταίει, οὗτος τέλειος ἀνήρ, δυνατὸς χαλιναγωγῆσαι καὶ ὅλον τὸ σῶμα.
NIV1984We all stumble in many ways. If anyone is never at fault in what he says, he is a perfect man, able to keep his whole body in check.
TNIVWe all stumble in many ways. Those who are never at fault in what they say are perfect, able to keep their whole body in check.
NIV2011We all stumble in many ways. Anyone who is never at fault in what they say is perfect, able to keep their whole body in check.
Compared to NIV1984We all stumble in many ways. IfAnyone anyonewho is never at fault in what hethey says, hesay is a perfect man, able to keep histheir whole body in check.
Compared to TNIVWe all stumble in many ways. ThoseAnyone who areis never at fault in what they say areis perfect, able to keep their whole body in check.

James 5:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΠρὸ πάντων δέ, ἀδελφοί μου, μὴ ὀμνύετε, μήτε τὸν οὐρανὸν μήτε τὴν γῆν μήτε ἄλλον τινὰ ὅρκον· ἤτω δὲ ὑμῶν τὸ Ναὶ ναὶ καὶ τὸ Οὒ οὔ, ἵνα μὴ ⸂ὑπὸ κρίσιν⸃ πέσητε.
SBLGNT apparatusὑπὸ κρίσιν WH Treg NIV ] εἴς ὑπὸκρίσιν RP
NIV1984Above all, my brothers, do not swear--not by heaven or by earth or by anything else. Let your "Yes" be yes, and your "No," no, or you will be condemned.
TNIVAbove all, my brothers and sisters, do not swear--not by heaven or by earth or by anything else. All you need to say is a simple "Yes" or "No." Otherwise you will be condemned.
NIV2011Above all, my brothers and sisters, do not swear--not by heaven or by earth or by anything else. All you need to say is a simple "Yes" or "No." Otherwise you will be condemned.
Compared to NIV1984Above all, my brothers and sisters, do not swear--not by heaven or by earth or by anything else. LetAll youryou need to say is a simple "Yes" be yes, and youror "No," no, or." Otherwise you will be condemned.
Compared to TNIVAbove all, my brothers and sisters, do not swear--not by heaven or by earth or by anything else. All you need to say is a simple "Yes" or "No." Otherwise you will be condemned.

2 John 1:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὅτι πολλοὶ πλάνοι ⸀ἐξῆλθον εἰς τὸν κόσμον, οἱ μὴ ὁμολογοῦντες Ἰησοῦν Χριστὸν ἐρχόμενον ἐν σαρκί· οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ πλάνος καὶ ὁ ἀντίχριστος.
SBLGNT apparatusἐξῆλθον WH Treg NIV ] εἰσῆλθόν RP
NIV1984Many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
TNIVMany deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
NIV2011I say this because many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
Compared to NIV1984ManyI say this because many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
Compared to TNIVManyI say this because many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.


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