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

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The word 'Sees' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (47 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (52 times). The word 'Sees' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sees' 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 text545.5%
New text in NIV2011654.5%

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

Verses where Sees was removed

Exodus 4:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּֽחַר־ אַ֨ף יְהוָ֜ה בְּמֹשֶׁ֗ה וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ הֲלֹ֨א אַהֲרֹ֤ן אָחִ֙יךָ֙ הַלֵּוִ֔י יָדַ֕עְתִּי כִּֽי־ דַבֵּ֥ר יְדַבֵּ֖ר ה֑וּא וְגַ֤ם הִנֵּה־ הוּא֙ יֹצֵ֣א לִקְרָאתֶ֔ךָ וְרָאֲךָ֖ וְשָׂמַ֥ח בְּלִבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Then the LORD's anger burned against Moses and he said, "What about your brother, Aaron the Levite? I know he can speak well. He is already on his way to meet you, and his heart will be glad when he sees you.
TNIVThen the LORD's anger burned against Moses and he said, "What about your brother, Aaron the Levite? I know he can speak well. He is already on his way to meet you, and his heart will be glad when he sees you.
NIV2011Then the LORD's anger burned against Moses and he said, "What about your brother, Aaron the Levite? I know he can speak well. He is already on his way to meet you, and he will be glad to see you.
Compared to NIV1984Then the LORD's anger burned against Moses and he said, "What about your brother, Aaron the Levite? I know he can speak well. He is already on his way to meet you, and hishe heart will be glad whento he seessee you.
Compared to TNIVThen the LORD's anger burned against Moses and he said, "What about your brother, Aaron the Levite? I know he can speak well. He is already on his way to meet you, and hishe heart will be glad whento he seessee you.

Deuteronomy 12:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹ֣א תַעֲשׂ֔וּן כְּ֠כֹל אֲשֶׁ֨ר אֲנַ֧חְנוּ עֹשִׂ֛ים פֹּ֖ה הַיּ֑וֹם אִ֖ישׁ כָּל־ הַיָּשָׁ֥ר בְּעֵינָֽיו׃
NIV1984You are not to do as we do here today, everyone as he sees fit,
TNIVYou are not to do as we do here today, everyone doing as they see fit,
NIV2011You are not to do as we do here today, everyone doing as they see fit,
Compared to NIV1984You are not to do as we do here today, everyone doing as hethey seessee fit,
Compared to TNIVYou are not to do as we do here today, everyone doing as they see fit,

Job 33:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיֶעְתַּ֤ר אֶל־ אֱל֨וֹהַּ ׀ וַיִּרְצֵ֗הוּ וַיַּ֣רְא פָּ֭נָיו בִּתְרוּעָ֑ה וַיָּ֥שֶׁב לֶ֝אֱנ֗וֹשׁ צִדְקָתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984He prays to God and finds favor with him, he sees God's face and shouts for joy; he is restored by God to his righteous state.
TNIVthen they can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God's face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being.
NIV2011then that person can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God's face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being.
Compared to NIV1984Hethen praysthat person can pray to God and findsfind favor with him, hethey seeswill see God's face and shoutsshout for joy; he iswill restoredrestore bythem God to hisfull righteous statewell-being.
Compared to TNIVthen theythat person can pray to God and find favor with him, they will see God's face and shout for joy; he will restore them to full well-being.

Proverbs 22:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעָר֤וּם ׀ רָאָ֣ה רָעָ֣ה וּ֝פְתָיִ֗ים עָבְר֥וּ וְֽנֶעֱנָֽשׁוּ׃
NIV1984A prudent man sees danger and takes refuge, but the simple keep going and suffer for it.
TNIVThe prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.
NIV2011The prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.
Compared to NIV1984AThe prudent mansee sees danger and takestake refuge, but the simple keep going and sufferpay forthe itpenalty.
Compared to TNIVThe prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.

Isaiah 28:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְֽהָ֨יְתָ֜ה צִיצַ֤ת נֹבֵל֙ צְבִ֣י תִפְאַרְתּ֔וֹ אֲשֶׁ֥ר עַל־ רֹ֖אשׁ גֵּ֣יא שְׁמָנִ֑ים כְּבִכּוּרָהּ֙1 בְּטֶ֣רֶם קַ֔יִץ אֲשֶׁ֨ר יִרְאֶ֤ה הָֽרֹאֶה֙ אוֹתָ֔הּ בְּעוֹדָ֥הּ בְּכַפּ֖וֹ יִבְלָעֶֽנָּה׃
NIV1984That fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like a fig ripe before harvest-- as soon as someone sees it and takes it in his hand, he swallows it.
TNIVThat fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like figs ripe before harvest-- as soon as people see them and take them in hand, they swallow them.
NIV2011That fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like figs ripe before harvest-- as soon as people see them and take them in hand, they swallow them.
Compared to NIV1984That fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like afigs fig ripe before harvest-- as soon as someonepeople seessee itthem and takestake itthem in his hand, hethey swallowsswallow itthem.
Compared to TNIVThat fading flower, his glorious beauty, set on the head of a fertile valley, will be like figs ripe before harvest-- as soon as people see them and take them in hand, they swallow them.

John 11:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀπεκρίθη Ἰησοῦς· Οὐχὶ δώδεκα ⸂ὧραί εἰσιν⸃ τῆς ἡμέρας; ἐάν τις περιπατῇ ἐν τῇ ἡμέρᾳ, οὐ προσκόπτει, ὅτι τὸ φῶς τοῦ κόσμου τούτου βλέπει·
SBLGNT apparatusὧραί εἰσιν WH Treg NIV ] εἰσιν ὧραί RP
NIV1984Jesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours of daylight? A man who walks by day will not stumble, for he sees by this world's light.
TNIVJesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours of daylight? Those who walk in the daytime will not stumble, for they see by this world's light.
NIV2011Jesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours of daylight? Anyone who walks in the daytime will not stumble, for they see by this world's light.
Compared to NIV1984Jesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours of daylight? AAnyone man who walks byin daythe daytime will not stumble, for hethey seessee by this world's light.
Compared to TNIVJesus answered, "Are there not twelve hours of daylight? ThoseAnyone who walkwalks in the daytime will not stumble, for they see by this world's light.

John 12:45

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ὁ θεωρῶν ἐμὲ θεωρεῖ τὸν πέμψαντά με.
NIV1984When he looks at me, he sees the one who sent me.
TNIVWhen they look at me, they see the one who sent me.
NIV2011The one who looks at me is seeing the one who sent me.
Compared to NIV1984WhenThe heone who looks at me, he seesis seeing the one who sent me.
Compared to TNIVWhenThe theyone lookwho looks at me, they seeis seeing the one who sent me.

1 John 5:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐάν τις ἴδῃ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἁμαρτάνοντα ἁμαρτίαν μὴ πρὸς θάνατον, αἰτήσει, καὶ δώσει αὐτῷ ζωήν, τοῖς ἁμαρτάνουσιν μὴ πρὸς θάνατον. ἔστιν ἁμαρτία πρὸς θάνατον· οὐ περὶ ἐκείνης λέγω ἵνα ἐρωτήσῃ.
NIV1984If anyone sees his brother commit a sin that does not lead to death, he should pray and God will give him life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that he should pray about that.
TNIVIf you see any brother or sister commit a sin that does not lead to death, you should pray and God will give them life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that you should pray about that.
NIV2011If you see any brother or sister commit a sin that does not lead to death, you should pray and God will give them life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that you should pray about that.
Compared to NIV1984If anyoneyou seessee hisany brother or sister commit a sin that does not lead to death, heyou should pray and God will give himthem life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that heyou should pray about that.
Compared to TNIVIf you see any brother or sister commit a sin that does not lead to death, you should pray and God will give them life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that you should pray about that.

Verses where Sees was added

Job 7:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSחָטָ֡אתִי מָ֤ה אֶפְעַ֨ל ׀ לָךְ֮ נֹצֵ֪ר הָאָ֫דָ֥ם לָ֤מָה שַׂמְתַּ֣נִי לְמִפְגָּ֣ע לָ֑ךְ וָאֶהְיֶ֖ה עָלַ֣י לְמַשָּֽׂא׃
NIV1984If I have sinned, what have I done to you, O watcher of men? Why have you made me your target? Have I become a burden to you?
TNIVIf I have sinned, what have I done to you, you who watch over us all? Why have you made me your target? Have I become a burden to you?
NIV2011If I have sinned, what have I done to you, you who sees everything we do? Why have you made me your target? Have I become a burden to you?
Compared to NIV1984If I have sinned, what have I done to you, Oyou watcherwho ofsees meneverything we do? Why have you made me your target? Have I become a burden to you?
Compared to TNIVIf I have sinned, what have I done to you, you who watchsees overeverything uswe alldo? Why have you made me your target? Have I become a burden to you?

Psalms 58:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיִמָּאֲס֣וּ כְמוֹ־ מַ֭יִם יִתְהַלְּכוּ־ לָ֑מוֹ יִדְרֹ֥ךְ כְּמ֣וֹ יִתְמֹלָֽלוּ׃
NIV1984Like a slug melting away as it moves along, like a stillborn child, may they not see the sun.
TNIVMay they be like a slug that melts away as it moves along, like a stillborn child that never sees the sun.
NIV2011May they be like a slug that melts away as it moves along, like a stillborn child that never sees the sun.
Compared to NIV1984LikeMay they be like a slug meltingthat melts away as it moves along, like a stillborn child, may theythat notnever seesees the sun.
Compared to TNIVMay they be like a slug that melts away as it moves along, like a stillborn child that never sees the sun.

Psalms 138:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּי־ רָ֣ם יְ֭הוָה וְשָׁפָ֣ל יִרְאֶ֑ה וְ֝גָבֹ֗הַּ מִמֶּרְחָ֥ק יְיֵדָֽע׃
NIV1984Though the LORD is on high, he looks upon the lowly, but the proud he knows from afar.
TNIVThough the LORD is exalted, he looks kindly on the lowly, but he takes notice of the proud from afar.
NIV2011Though the LORD is exalted, he looks kindly on the lowly; though lofty, he sees them from afar.
Compared to NIV1984Though the LORD is on highexalted, he looks uponkindly on the lowly, but; though the proud lofty, he knowssees them from afar.
Compared to TNIVThough the LORD is exalted, he looks kindly on the lowly, but; though lofty, he takessees notice of the proudthem from afar.


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