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

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The word 'Servant' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (528 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (526 times). The word 'Servant' was removed in 24 verses, and added in 26 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Servant' 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 text3774.0%
New text in NIV20111326.0%

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

Verses where Servant was removed

Genesis 16:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַתֹּ֨אמֶר שָׂרַ֣י אֶל־ אַבְרָם֮ חֲמָסִ֣י עָלֶיךָ֒ אָנֹכִ֗י נָתַ֤תִּי שִׁפְחָתִי֙ בְּחֵיקֶ֔ךָ וַתֵּ֙רֶא֙ כִּ֣י הָרָ֔תָה וָאֵקַ֖ל בְּעֵינֶ֑יהָ יִשְׁפֹּ֥ט יְהוָ֖ה בֵּינִ֥י וּבֵינֶֽיׄךָ׃4
NIV1984Then Sarai said to Abram, "You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering. I put my servant in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me. May the LORD judge between you and me."
TNIVThen Sarai said to Abram, "You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering. I put my servant in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me. May the LORD judge between you and me."
NIV2011Then Sarai said to Abram, "You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering. I put my slave in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me. May the LORD judge between you and me."
Compared to NIV1984Then Sarai said to Abram, "You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering. I put my servantslave in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me. May the LORD judge between you and me."
Compared to TNIVThen Sarai said to Abram, "You are responsible for the wrong I am suffering. I put my servantslave in your arms, and now that she knows she is pregnant, she despises me. May the LORD judge between you and me."

Genesis 16:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר אַבְרָ֜ם אֶל־ שָׂרַ֗י הִנֵּ֤ה שִׁפְחָתֵךְ֙ בְּיָדֵ֔ךְ עֲשִׂי־ לָ֖הּ הַטּ֣וֹב בְּעֵינָ֑יִךְ וַתְּעַנֶּ֣הָ שָׂרַ֔י וַתִּבְרַ֖ח מִפָּנֶֽיהָ׃
NIV1984"Your servant is in your hands," Abram said. "Do with her whatever you think best." Then Sarai mistreated Hagar; so she fled from her.
TNIV"Your servant is in your hands," Abram said. "Do with her whatever you think best." Then Sarai mistreated Hagar; so she fled from her.
NIV2011"Your slave is in your hands," Abram said. "Do with her whatever you think best." Then Sarai mistreated Hagar; so she fled from her.
Compared to NIV1984"Your servantslave is in your hands," Abram said. "Do with her whatever you think best." Then Sarai mistreated Hagar; so she fled from her.
Compared to TNIV"Your servantslave is in your hands," Abram said. "Do with her whatever you think best." Then Sarai mistreated Hagar; so she fled from her.

Genesis 16:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּאמַ֗ר הָגָ֞ר שִׁפְחַ֥ת שָׂרַ֛י אֵֽי־ מִזֶּ֥ה בָ֖את וְאָ֣נָה תֵלֵ֑כִי וַתֹּ֕אמֶר מִפְּנֵי֙ שָׂרַ֣י גְּבִרְתִּ֔י אָנֹכִ֖י בֹּרַֽחַת׃
NIV1984And he said, "Hagar, servant of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?" "I'm running away from my mistress Sarai," she answered.
TNIVAnd he said, "Hagar, servant of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?" "I'm running away from my mistress Sarai," she answered.
NIV2011And he said, "Hagar, slave of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?" "I'm running away from my mistress Sarai," she answered.
Compared to NIV1984And he said, "Hagar, servantslave of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?" "I'm running away from my mistress Sarai," she answered.
Compared to TNIVAnd he said, "Hagar, servantslave of Sarai, where have you come from, and where are you going?" "I'm running away from my mistress Sarai," she answered.

Exodus 21:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְכִֽי־ יַכֶּ֨ה אִ֜ישׁ אֶת־ עֵ֥ין עַבְדּ֛וֹ אֽוֹ־ אֶת־ עֵ֥ין אֲמָת֖וֹ וְשִֽׁחֲתָ֑הּ לַֽחָפְשִׁ֥י יְשַׁלְּחֶ֖נּוּ תַּ֥חַת עֵינֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"If a man hits a manservant or maidservant in the eye and destroys it, he must let the servant go free to compensate for the eye.
TNIV"An owner who hits a male or female slave in the eye and destroys it must let the slave go free to compensate for the eye.
NIV2011"An owner who hits a male or female slave in the eye and destroys it must let the slave go free to compensate for the eye.
Compared to NIV1984"IfAn aowner manwho hits a manservantmale or maidservantfemale slave in the eye and destroys it, he must let the servantslave go free to compensate for the eye.
Compared to TNIV"An owner who hits a male or female slave in the eye and destroys it must let the slave go free to compensate for the eye.

Exodus 21:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִם־ שֵׁ֥ן עַבְדּ֛וֹ אֽוֹ־ שֵׁ֥ן אֲמָת֖וֹ יַפִּ֑יל לַֽחָפְשִׁ֥י יְשַׁלְּחֶ֖נּוּ תַּ֥חַת שִׁנּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984And if he knocks out the tooth of a manservant or maidservant, he must let the servant go free to compensate for the tooth.
TNIVAnd an owner who knocks out the tooth of a male or female slave must let the slave go free to compensate for the tooth.
NIV2011And an owner who knocks out the tooth of a male or female slave must let the slave go free to compensate for the tooth.
Compared to NIV1984And ifan heowner who knocks out the tooth of a manservantmale or maidservant, hefemale slave must let the servantslave go free to compensate for the tooth.
Compared to TNIVAnd an owner who knocks out the tooth of a male or female slave must let the slave go free to compensate for the tooth.

Ruth 2:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּאמֶר֩ בֹּ֨עַז אֶל־ ר֜וּת הֲל֧וֹא שָׁמַ֣עַתְּ בִּתִּ֗י אַל־ תֵּלְכִי֙ לִלְקֹט֙ בְּשָׂדֶ֣ה אַחֵ֔ר וְגַ֛ם לֹ֥א תַעֲבוּרִ֖י מִזֶּ֑ה וְכֹ֥ה תִדְבָּקִ֖ין עִם־ נַעֲרֹתָֽי׃
NIV1984So Boaz said to Ruth, "My daughter, listen to me. Don't go and glean in another field and don't go away from here. Stay here with my servant girls.
TNIVSo Boaz said to Ruth, "My daughter, listen to me. Don't go and glean in another field and don't go away from here. Stay here with the women who work for me.
NIV2011So Boaz said to Ruth, "My daughter, listen to me. Don't go and glean in another field and don't go away from here. Stay here with the women who work for me.
Compared to NIV1984So Boaz said to Ruth, "My daughter, listen to me. Don't go and glean in another field and don't go away from here. Stay here with mythe servantwomen girlswho work for me.
Compared to TNIVSo Boaz said to Ruth, "My daughter, listen to me. Don't go and glean in another field and don't go away from here. Stay here with the women who work for me.

Ruth 2:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַ֠תֹּאמֶר אֶמְצָא־ חֵ֨ן בְּעֵינֶ֤יךָ אֲדֹנִי֙ כִּ֣י נִֽחַמְתָּ֔נִי וְכִ֥י דִבַּ֖רְתָּ עַל־ לֵ֣ב שִׁפְחָתֶ֑ךָ וְאָנֹכִי֙ לֹ֣א אֶֽהְיֶ֔ה כְּאַחַ֖ת שִׁפְחֹתֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984"May I continue to find favor in your eyes, my lord," she said. "You have given me comfort and have spoken kindly to your servant--though I do not have the standing of one of your servant girls."
TNIV"May I continue to find favor in your eyes, my lord," she said. "You have reassured me and have spoken kindly to your servant--though I do not have the standing of one of your servants."
NIV2011"May I continue to find favor in your eyes, my lord," she said. "You have put me at ease by speaking kindly to your servant--though I do not have the standing of one of your servants."
Compared to NIV1984"May I continue to find favor in your eyes, my lord," she said. "You have givenput me comfortat andease haveby spokenspeaking kindly to your servant--though I do not have the standing of one of your servant girlsservants."
Compared to TNIV"May I continue to find favor in your eyes, my lord," she said. "You have reassuredput me andat haveease spokenby speaking kindly to your servant--though I do not have the standing of one of your servants."

Ruth 2:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתִּדְבַּ֞ק בְּנַעֲר֥וֹת בֹּ֙עַז֙ לְלַקֵּ֔ט עַד־ כְּל֥וֹת קְצִֽיר־ הַשְּׂעֹרִ֖ים וּקְצִ֣יר הַֽחִטִּ֑ים וַתֵּ֖שֶׁב אֶת־ חֲמוֹתָֽהּ׃
NIV1984So Ruth stayed close to the servant girls of Boaz to glean until the barley and wheat harvests were finished. And she lived with her mother-in-law.
TNIVSo Ruth stayed close to the women of Boaz to glean until the barley and wheat harvests were finished. And she lived with her mother-in-law.
NIV2011So Ruth stayed close to the women of Boaz to glean until the barley and wheat harvests were finished. And she lived with her mother-in-law.
Compared to NIV1984So Ruth stayed close to the servant girlswomen of Boaz to glean until the barley and wheat harvests were finished. And she lived with her mother-in-law.
Compared to TNIVSo Ruth stayed close to the women of Boaz to glean until the barley and wheat harvests were finished. And she lived with her mother-in-law.

Ruth 3:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְעַתָּ֗ה הֲלֹ֥א בֹ֙עַז֙ מֹֽדַעְתָּ֔נוּ אֲשֶׁ֥ר הָיִ֖ית אֶת־ נַעֲרוֹתָ֑יו הִנֵּה־ ה֗וּא זֹרֶ֛ה אֶת־ גֹּ֥רֶן הַשְּׂעֹרִ֖ים הַלָּֽיְלָה׃
NIV1984Is not Boaz, with whose servant girls you have been, a kinsman of ours? Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor.
TNIVNow Boaz, with whose women you have worked, is a relative of ours. Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor.
NIV2011Now Boaz, with whose women you have worked, is a relative of ours. Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor.
Compared to NIV1984IsNow not Boaz, with whose servantwomen girls you have beenworked, is a kinsmanrelative of ours? . Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor.
Compared to TNIVNow Boaz, with whose women you have worked, is a relative of ours. Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor.

2 Samuel 9:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּלְבֵ֨ית שָׁא֥וּל עֶ֙בֶד֙ וּשְׁמ֣וֹ צִיבָ֔א וַיִּקְרְאוּ־ ל֖וֹ אֶל־ דָּוִ֑ד וַיֹּ֨אמֶר הַמֶּ֧לֶךְ אֵלָ֛יו הַאַתָּ֥ה צִיבָ֖א וַיֹּ֥אמֶר עַבְדֶּֽךָ׃
NIV1984Now there was a servant of Saul's household named Ziba. They called him to appear before David, and the king said to him, "Are you Ziba?" "Your servant," he replied.
TNIVNow there was a servant of Saul's household named Ziba. They summoned him to appear before David, and the king said to him, "Are you Ziba?" "At your service," he replied.
NIV2011Now there was a servant of Saul's household named Ziba. They summoned him to appear before David, and the king said to him, "Are you Ziba?" "At your service," he replied.
Compared to NIV1984Now there was a servant of Saul's household named Ziba. They calledsummoned him to appear before David, and the king said to him, "Are you Ziba?" "YourAt servantyour service," he replied.
Compared to TNIVNow there was a servant of Saul's household named Ziba. They summoned him to appear before David, and the king said to him, "Are you Ziba?" "At your service," he replied.

2 Samuel 9:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַ֠יָּבֹא מְפִיבֹ֨שֶׁת בֶּן־ יְהוֹנָתָ֤ן בֶּן־ שָׁאוּל֙ אֶל־ דָּוִ֔ד וַיִּפֹּ֥ל עַל־ פָּנָ֖יו וַיִּשְׁתָּ֑חוּ וַיֹּ֤אמֶר דָּוִד֙ מְפִיבֹ֔שֶׁת וַיֹּ֖אמֶר הִנֵּ֥ה עַבְדֶּֽךָ׃
NIV1984When Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor. David said, "Mephibosheth!" "Your servant," he replied.
TNIVWhen Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor. David said, "Mephibosheth!" "At your service," he replied.
NIV2011When Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor. David said, "Mephibosheth!" "At your service," he replied.
Compared to NIV1984When Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor. David said, "Mephibosheth!" "YourAt servantyour service," he replied.
Compared to TNIVWhen Mephibosheth son of Jonathan, the son of Saul, came to David, he bowed down to pay him honor. David said, "Mephibosheth!" "At your service," he replied.

2 Samuel 9:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּקְרָ֣א הַמֶּ֗לֶךְ אֶל־ צִיבָ֛א נַ֥עַר שָׁא֖וּל וַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֵלָ֑יו כֹּל֩ אֲשֶׁ֨ר הָיָ֤ה לְשָׁאוּל֙ וּלְכָל־ בֵּית֔וֹ נָתַ֖תִּי לְבֶן־ אֲדֹנֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984Then the king summoned Ziba, Saul's servant, and said to him, "I have given your master's grandson everything that belonged to Saul and his family.
TNIVThen the king summoned Ziba, Saul's steward, and said to him, "I have given your master's grandson everything that belonged to Saul and his family.
NIV2011Then the king summoned Ziba, Saul's steward, and said to him, "I have given your master's grandson everything that belonged to Saul and his family.
Compared to NIV1984Then the king summoned Ziba, Saul's servantsteward, and said to him, "I have given your master's grandson everything that belonged to Saul and his family.
Compared to TNIVThen the king summoned Ziba, Saul's steward, and said to him, "I have given your master's grandson everything that belonged to Saul and his family.

1 Chronicles 16:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSזֶ֚רַע יִשְׂרָאֵ֣ל עַבְדּ֔וֹ בְּנֵ֥י יַעֲקֹ֖ב בְּחִירָֽיו׃
NIV1984O descendants of Israel his servant, O sons of Jacob, his chosen ones.
TNIVyou his servants, the descendants of Israel, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
NIV2011you his servants, the descendants of Israel, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
Compared to NIV1984Oyou descendants of Israel his servantservants, Othe sonsdescendants of JacobIsrael, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
Compared to TNIVyou his servants, the descendants of Israel, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.

Psalms 105:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSזֶ֭רַע אַבְרָהָ֣ם עַבְדּ֑וֹ בְּנֵ֖י יַעֲקֹ֣ב בְּחִירָֽיו׃
NIV1984O descendants of Abraham his servant, O sons of Jacob, his chosen ones.
TNIVyou his servants, the descendants of Abraham, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
NIV2011you his servants, the descendants of Abraham, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
Compared to NIV1984Oyou descendants of Abraham his servantservants, Othe sonsdescendants of JacobAbraham, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.
Compared to TNIVyou his servants, the descendants of Abraham, his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.

Psalms 116:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָֽנָּ֣ה יְהוָה֮ כִּֽי־ אֲנִ֪י עַ֫בְדֶּ֥ךָ אֲ‍ֽנִי־ עַ֭בְדְּךָ בֶּן־ אֲמָתֶ֑ךָ פִּ֝תַּ֗חְתָּ לְמוֹסֵרָֽי׃
NIV1984O LORD, truly I am your servant; I am your servant, the son of your maidservant; you have freed me from my chains.
TNIVTruly I am your servant, LORD; I am your servant, as was my mother before me; you have loosed my bonds of affliction.
NIV2011Truly I am your servant, LORD; I serve you just as my mother did; you have freed me from my chains.
Compared to NIV1984OTruly LORD, truly I am your servant, LORD; I amserve youryou servant, thejust sonas ofmy yourmother maidservantdid; you have freed me from my chains.
Compared to TNIVTruly I am your servant, LORD; I amserve youryou servant, just as was my mother before medid; you have loosedfreed myme bondsfrom ofmy afflictionchains.

Proverbs 22:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעָ֭שִׁיר בְּרָשִׁ֣ים יִמְשׁ֑וֹל וְעֶ֥בֶד לֹ֝וֶ֗ה לְאִ֣ישׁ מַלְוֶֽה׃
NIV1984The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender.
TNIVThe rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender.
NIV2011The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender.
Compared to NIV1984The rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is servantslave to the lender.
Compared to TNIVThe rich rule over the poor, and the borrower is slave to the lender.

Proverbs 27:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְדֵ֤י ׀ חֲלֵ֬ב עִזִּ֗ים לְֽ֭לַחְמְךָ לְלֶ֣חֶם בֵּיתֶ֑ךָ וְ֝חַיִּ֗ים לְנַעֲרוֹתֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984You will have plenty of goats' milk to feed you and your family and to nourish your servant girls.
TNIVYou will have plenty of goats' milk to feed your family and to nourish your women servants.
NIV2011You will have plenty of goats' milk to feed your family and to nourish your female servants.
Compared to NIV1984You will have plenty of goats' milk to feed you and your family and to nourish your servantfemale girlsservants.
Compared to TNIVYou will have plenty of goats' milk to feed your family and to nourish your womenfemale servants.

Proverbs 29:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבִּ֭דְבָרִים לֹא־ יִוָּ֣סֶר עָ֑בֶד כִּֽי־ יָ֝בִ֗ין וְאֵ֣ין מַעֲנֶֽה׃
NIV1984A servant cannot be corrected by mere words; though he understands, he will not respond.
TNIVServants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond.
NIV2011Servants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond.
Compared to NIV1984AServants servant cannot be corrected by mere words; though hethey understandsunderstand, hethey will not respond.
Compared to TNIVServants cannot be corrected by mere words; though they understand, they will not respond.

Proverbs 31:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַתָּ֤קָם ׀ בְּע֬וֹד לַ֗יְלָה וַתִּתֵּ֣ן טֶ֣רֶף לְבֵיתָ֑הּ וְ֝חֹ֗ק לְנַעֲרֹתֶֽיהָ׃
NIV1984She gets up while it is still dark; she provides food for her family and portions for her servant girls.
TNIVShe gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her women servants.
NIV2011She gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her female servants.
Compared to NIV1984She gets up while it is still darknight; she provides food for her family and portions for her servantfemale girlsservants.
Compared to TNIVShe gets up while it is still night; she provides food for her family and portions for her womenfemale servants.

Malachi 1:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבֵּ֛ן יְכַבֵּ֥ד אָ֖ב וְעֶ֣בֶד אֲדֹנָ֑יו וְאִם־ אָ֣ב אָ֣נִי אַיֵּ֣ה כְבוֹדִ֡י וְאִם־ אֲדוֹנִ֣ים אָנִי֩ אַיֵּ֨ה מוֹרָאִ֜י אָמַ֣ר ׀ יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֗וֹת לָכֶם֙ הַכֹּֽהֲנִים֙ בּוֹזֵ֣י שְׁמִ֔י וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֕ם בַּמֶּ֥ה בָזִ֖ינוּ אֶת־ שְׁמֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984"A son honors his father, and a servant his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you, O priests, who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
TNIV"A son honors his father, and slaves honor their master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
NIV2011"A son honors his father, and a slave his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
Compared to NIV1984"A son honors his father, and a servantslave his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you, O priests, who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
Compared to TNIV"A son honors his father, and slavesa honorslave theirhis master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'

Matthew 10:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀρκετὸν τῷ μαθητῇ ἵνα γένηται ὡς ὁ διδάσκαλος αὐτοῦ, καὶ ὁ δοῦλος ὡς ὁ κύριος αὐτοῦ. εἰ τὸν οἰκοδεσπότην Βεελζεβοὺλ ⸀ἐπεκάλεσαν, πόσῳ μᾶλλον τοὺς οἰκιακοὺς αὐτοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusἐπεκάλεσαν WH Treg NIV ] ἐκάλεσαν RP
NIV1984It is enough for the student to be like his teacher, and the servant like his master. If the head of the house has been called Beelzebub, how much more the members of his household!
TNIVIt is enough for students to be like their teacher, and servants like their master. If the head of the house has been called Beelzebul, how much more the members of his household!
NIV2011It is enough for students to be like their teachers, and servants like their masters. If the head of the house has been called Beelzebul, how much more the members of his household!
Compared to NIV1984It is enough for thestudents student to be like histheir teacherteachers, and theservants servant like histheir mastermasters. If the head of the house has been called BeelzebubBeelzebul, how much more the members of his household!
Compared to TNIVIt is enough for students to be like their teacherteachers, and servants like their mastermasters. If the head of the house has been called Beelzebul, how much more the members of his household!

Luke 16:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὐδεὶς οἰκέτης δύναται δυσὶ κυρίοις δουλεύειν· ἢ γὰρ τὸν ἕνα μισήσει καὶ τὸν ἕτερον ἀγαπήσει, ἢ ἑνὸς ἀνθέξεται καὶ τοῦ ἑτέρου καταφρονήσει. οὐ δύνασθε θεῷ δουλεύειν καὶ μαμωνᾷ.
NIV1984"No servant can serve two masters. Either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and Money."
TNIV"No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money."
NIV2011"No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money."
Compared to NIV1984"No servantone can serve two masters. Either heyou will hate the one and love the other, or heyou will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and Moneymoney."
Compared to TNIV"No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money."

Romans 13:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTθεοῦ γὰρ διάκονός ἐστιν σοὶ εἰς τὸ ἀγαθόν. ἐὰν δὲ τὸ κακὸν ποιῇς, φοβοῦ· οὐ γὰρ εἰκῇ τὴν μάχαιραν φορεῖ· θεοῦ γὰρ διάκονός ἐστιν, ἔκδικος εἰς ὀργὴν τῷ τὸ κακὸν πράσσοντι.
NIV1984For he is God's servant to do you good. But if you do wrong, be afraid, for he does not bear the sword for nothing. He is God's servant, an agent of wrath to bring punishment on the wrongdoer.
TNIVFor the one in authority is God's servant for your good. But if you do wrong, be afraid, for rulers do not bear the sword for no reason. They are God's servants, agents of wrath to bring punishment on the wrongdoer.
NIV2011For the one in authority is God's servant for your good. But if you do wrong, be afraid, for rulers do not bear the sword for no reason. They are God's servants, agents of wrath to bring punishment on the wrongdoer.
Compared to NIV1984For hethe one in authority is God's servant tofor doyour you good. But if you do wrong, be afraid, for herulers doesdo not bear the sword for nothingno reason. HeThey isare God's servantservants, an agentagents of wrath to bring punishment on the wrongdoer.
Compared to TNIVFor the one in authority is God's servant for your good. But if you do wrong, be afraid, for rulers do not bear the sword for no reason. They are God's servants, agents of wrath to bring punishment on the wrongdoer.

Romans 16:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΣυνίστημι δὲ ὑμῖν Φοίβην τὴν ἀδελφὴν ἡμῶν, οὖσαν ⸀καὶ διάκονον τῆς ἐκκλησίας τῆς ἐν Κεγχρεαῖς,
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ WH NIV ] – Treg RP
NIV1984I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servant of the church in Cenchrea.
TNIVI commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae.
NIV2011I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae.
Compared to NIV1984I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servantdeacon of the church in CenchreaCenchreae.
Compared to TNIVI commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae.

Verses where Servant was added

Genesis 30:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתֹּ֕אמֶר הִנֵּ֛ה אֲמָתִ֥י בִלְהָ֖ה בֹּ֣א אֵלֶ֑יהָ וְתֵלֵד֙ עַל־ בִּרְכַּ֔י וְאִבָּנֶ֥ה גַם־ אָנֹכִ֖י מִמֶּֽנָּה׃
NIV1984Then she said, "Here is Bilhah, my maidservant. Sleep with her so that she can bear children for me and that through her I too can build a family."
TNIVThen she said, "Here is Bilhah, my servant. Sleep with her so that she can bear children for me and I too can build a family through her."
NIV2011Then she said, "Here is Bilhah, my servant. Sleep with her so that she can bear children for me and I too can build a family through her."
Compared to NIV1984Then she said, "Here is Bilhah, my maidservantservant. Sleep with her so that she can bear children for me and that through her I too can build a family through her."
Compared to TNIVThen she said, "Here is Bilhah, my servant. Sleep with her so that she can bear children for me and I too can build a family through her."

Genesis 30:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתֵּ֣רֶא לֵאָ֔ה כִּ֥י עָמְדָ֖ה מִלֶּ֑דֶת וַתִּקַּח֙ אֶת־ זִלְפָּ֣ה שִׁפְחָתָ֔הּ וַתִּתֵּ֥ן אֹתָ֛הּ לְיַעֲקֹ֖ב לְאִשָּֽׁה׃
NIV1984When Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her maidservant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.
TNIVWhen Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her servant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.
NIV2011When Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her servant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.
Compared to NIV1984When Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her maidservantservant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.
Compared to TNIVWhen Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her servant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.

Genesis 30:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתֹּ֣אמֶר לֵאָ֗ה נָתַ֤ן אֱלֹהִים֙ שְׂכָרִ֔י אֲשֶׁר־ נָתַ֥תִּי שִׁפְחָתִ֖י לְאִישִׁ֑י וַתִּקְרָ֥א שְׁמ֖וֹ יִשָּׂשכָֽר׃
NIV1984Then Leah said, "God has rewarded me for giving my maidservant to my husband." So she named him Issachar.
TNIVThen Leah said, "God has rewarded me for giving my servant to my husband." So she named him Issachar.
NIV2011Then Leah said, "God has rewarded me for giving my servant to my husband." So she named him Issachar.
Compared to NIV1984Then Leah said, "God has rewarded me for giving my maidservantservant to my husband." So she named him Issachar.
Compared to TNIVThen Leah said, "God has rewarded me for giving my servant to my husband." So she named him Issachar.

Genesis 35:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבְנֵ֤י בִלְהָה֙ שִׁפְחַ֣ת רָחֵ֔ל דָּ֖ן וְנַפְתָּלִֽי׃
NIV1984The sons of Rachel's maidservant Bilhah: Dan and Naphtali.
TNIVThe sons of Rachel's servant Bilhah: Dan and Naphtali.
NIV2011The sons of Rachel's servant Bilhah: Dan and Naphtali.
Compared to NIV1984The sons of Rachel's maidservantservant Bilhah: Dan and Naphtali.
Compared to TNIVThe sons of Rachel's servant Bilhah: Dan and Naphtali.

Genesis 35:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּבְנֵ֥י זִלְפָּ֛ה שִׁפְחַ֥ת לֵאָ֖ה גָּ֣ד וְאָשֵׁ֑ר אֵ֚לֶּה בְּנֵ֣י יַעֲקֹ֔ב אֲשֶׁ֥ר יֻלַּד־ ל֖וֹ בְּפַדַּ֥ן אֲרָֽם׃
NIV1984The sons of Leah's maidservant Zilpah: Gad and Asher. These were the sons of Jacob, who were born to him in Paddan Aram.
TNIVThe sons of Leah's servant Zilpah: Gad and Asher. These were the sons of Jacob, who were born to him in Paddan Aram.
NIV2011The sons of Leah's servant Zilpah: Gad and Asher. These were the sons of Jacob, who were born to him in Paddan Aram.
Compared to NIV1984The sons of Leah's maidservantservant Zilpah: Gad and Asher. These were the sons of Jacob, who were born to him in Paddan Aram.
Compared to TNIVThe sons of Leah's servant Zilpah: Gad and Asher. These were the sons of Jacob, who were born to him in Paddan Aram.

Exodus 4:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר מֹשֶׁ֣ה אֶל־ יְהוָה֮ בִּ֣י אֲדֹנָי֒ לֹא֩ אִ֨ישׁ דְּבָרִ֜ים אָנֹ֗כִי גַּ֤ם מִתְּמוֹל֙ גַּ֣ם מִשִּׁלְשֹׁ֔ם גַּ֛ם מֵאָ֥ז דַּבֶּרְךָ1 אֶל־ עַבְדֶּ֑ךָ כִּ֧י כְבַד־ פֶּ֛ה וּכְבַ֥ד לָשׁ֖וֹן אָנֹֽכִי׃
NIV1984Moses said to the LORD, "O Lord, I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue."
TNIVMoses said to the LORD, "Pardon your servant, Lord. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue."
NIV2011Moses said to the LORD, "Pardon your servant, Lord. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue."
Compared to NIV1984Moses said to the LORD, "OPardon Lordyour servant, Lord. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue."
Compared to TNIVMoses said to the LORD, "Pardon your servant, Lord. I have never been eloquent, neither in the past nor since you have spoken to your servant. I am slow of speech and tongue."

Exodus 4:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֖אמֶר בִּ֣י אֲדֹנָ֑י שְֽׁלַֽח־ נָ֖א בְּיַד־ תִּשְׁלָֽח׃
NIV1984But Moses said, "O Lord, please send someone else to do it."
TNIVBut Moses said, "Pardon your servant, Lord. Please send someone else."
NIV2011But Moses said, "Pardon your servant, Lord. Please send someone else."
Compared to NIV1984But Moses said, "OPardon Lordyour servant, pleaseLord. Please send someone else to do it."
Compared to TNIVBut Moses said, "Pardon your servant, Lord. Please send someone else."

Exodus 20:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְי֙וֹם֙ הַשְּׁבִיעִ֔֜י שַׁבָּ֖֣ת ׀ לַיהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֑֗יךָ לֹֽ֣א־ תַעֲשֶׂ֣֨ה כָל־ מְלָאכָ֡֜ה אַתָּ֣ה ׀ וּבִנְךָֽ֣־ וּ֠בִתֶּ֗ךָ עַבְדְּךָ֤֨ וַאֲמָֽתְךָ֜֙ וּבְהֶמְתֶּ֔֗ךָ וְגֵרְךָ֖֙ אֲשֶׁ֥֣ר בִּשְׁעָרֶֽ֔יךָ2
NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservant or maidservant, nor your animals, nor the alien within your gates.
TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns.
NIV2011but the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns.
Compared to NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbathsabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservantmale or maidservantfemale servant, nor your animals, nor theany alienforeigner withinresiding in your gatestowns.
Compared to TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns.

Exodus 20:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹ֥א תַחְמֹ֖ד בֵּ֣ית רֵעֶ֑ךָ לֹֽא־ תַחְמֹ֞ד אֵ֣שֶׁת רֵעֶ֗ךָ וְעַבְדּ֤וֹ וַאֲמָתוֹ֙ וְשׁוֹר֣וֹ וַחֲמֹר֔וֹ וְכֹ֖ל אֲשֶׁ֥ר לְרֵעֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984"You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his manservant or maidservant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
TNIV"You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
NIV2011"You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
Compared to NIV1984"You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his manservantmale or maidservantfemale servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
Compared to TNIV"You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."

Deuteronomy 5:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְי֙וֹם֙ הַשְּׁבִיעִ֜֔י שַׁבָּ֖֣ת ׀ לַיהוָ֖֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֑֗יךָ לֹ֣א תַעֲשֶׂ֣ה כָל־ מְלָאכָ֡ה אַתָּ֣ה וּבִנְךָֽ־ וּבִתֶּ֣ךָ וְעַבְדְּךָֽ־ וַ֠אֲמָתֶךָ וְשׁוֹרְךָ֨ וַחֲמֹֽרְךָ֜ וְכָל־ בְּהֶמְתֶּ֗ךָ וְגֵֽרְךָ֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר בִּשְׁעָרֶ֔יךָ לְמַ֗עַן יָנ֛וּחַ עַבְדְּךָ֥ וַאֲמָתְךָ֖ כָּמֽ֑וֹךָ׃
NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservant or maidservant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor the alien within your gates, so that your manservant and maidservant may rest, as you do.
TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns, so that your male and female servants may rest, as you do.
NIV2011but the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns, so that your male and female servants may rest, as you do.
Compared to NIV1984but the seventh day is a Sabbathsabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your manservantmale or maidservantfemale servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor theany alienforeigner withinresiding in your gatestowns, so that your manservantmale and maidservantfemale servants may rest, as you do.
Compared to TNIVbut the seventh day is a sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, neither you, nor your son or daughter, nor your male or female servant, nor your ox, your donkey or any of your animals, nor any foreigner residing in your towns, so that your male and female servants may rest, as you do.

Deuteronomy 5:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס ס וְלֹ֥א תַחְמֹ֖ד אֵ֣שֶׁת רֵעֶ֑ךָ וְלֹ֨א תִתְאַוֶּ֜ה בֵּ֣ית רֵעֶ֗ךָ שָׂדֵ֜הוּ וְעַבְדּ֤וֹ וַאֲמָתוֹ֙ שׁוֹר֣וֹ וַחֲמֹר֔וֹ וְכֹ֖ל אֲשֶׁ֥ר לְרֵעֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984"You shall not covet your neighbor's wife. You shall not set your desire on your neighbor's house or land, his manservant or maidservant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
TNIV"You shall not covet your neighbor's wife. You shall not set your desire on your neighbor's house or land, his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
NIV2011"You shall not covet your neighbor's wife. You shall not set your desire on your neighbor's house or land, his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
Compared to NIV1984"You shall not covet your neighbor's wife. You shall not set your desire on your neighbor's house or land, his manservantmale or maidservantfemale servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."
Compared to TNIV"You shall not covet your neighbor's wife. You shall not set your desire on your neighbor's house or land, his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor."

Deuteronomy 15:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְלָקַחְתָּ֣ אֶת־ הַמַּרְצֵ֗עַ וְנָתַתָּ֤ה בְאָזְנוֹ֙ וּבַדֶּ֔לֶת וְהָיָ֥ה לְךָ֖ עֶ֣בֶד עוֹלָ֑ם וְאַ֥ף לַאֲמָתְךָ֖ תַּעֲשֶׂה־ כֵּֽן׃
NIV1984then take an awl and push it through his ear lobe into the door, and he will become your servant for life. Do the same for your maidservant.
TNIVthen take an awl and push it through his ear lobe into the door, and he will become your servant for life. Do the same for your female servant.
NIV2011then take an awl and push it through his earlobe into the door, and he will become your servant for life. Do the same for your female servant.
Compared to NIV1984then take an awl and push it through his earearlobe lobe into the door, and he will become your servant for life. Do the same for your maidservantfemale servant.
Compared to TNIVthen take an awl and push it through his ear lobeearlobe into the door, and he will become your servant for life. Do the same for your female servant.

Deuteronomy 33:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּלְלֵוִ֣י אָמַ֔ר תֻּמֶּ֥יךָ וְאוּרֶ֖יךָ לְאִ֣ישׁ חֲסִידֶ֑ךָ אֲשֶׁ֤ר נִסִּיתוֹ֙ בְּמַסָּ֔ה תְּרִיבֵ֖הוּ עַל־ מֵ֥י מְרִיבָֽה׃
NIV1984About Levi he said: "Your Thummim and Urim belong to the man you favored. You tested him at Massah; you contended with him at the waters of Meribah.
TNIVAbout Levi he said: "Your Thummim and Urim belong to your faithful servant. You tested him at Massah; you contended with him at the waters of Meribah.
NIV2011About Levi he said: "Your Thummim and Urim belong to your faithful servant. You tested him at Massah; you contended with him at the waters of Meribah.
Compared to NIV1984About Levi he said: "Your Thummim and Urim belong to theyour manfaithful you favoredservant. You tested him at Massah; you contended with him at the waters of Meribah.
Compared to TNIVAbout Levi he said: "Your Thummim and Urim belong to your faithful servant. You tested him at Massah; you contended with him at the waters of Meribah.

Joshua 7:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבִּ֖י אֲדֹנָ֑י מָ֣ה אֹמַ֔ר אַ֠חֲרֵי אֲשֶׁ֨ר הָפַ֧ךְ יִשְׂרָאֵ֛ל עֹ֖רֶף לִפְנֵ֥י אֹיְבָֽיו׃
NIV1984O Lord, what can I say, now that Israel has been routed by its enemies?
TNIVPardon your servant, Lord. What can I say, now that Israel has been routed by its enemies?
NIV2011Pardon your servant, Lord. What can I say, now that Israel has been routed by its enemies?
Compared to NIV1984OPardon Lordyour servant, whatLord. What can I say, now that Israel has been routed by its enemies?
Compared to TNIVPardon your servant, Lord. What can I say, now that Israel has been routed by its enemies?

Judges 13:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֶּעְתַּ֥ר מָנ֛וֹחַ אֶל־ יְהוָ֖ה וַיֹּאמַ֑ר בִּ֣י אֲדוֹנָ֔י אִ֣ישׁ הָאֱלֹהִ֞ים אֲשֶׁ֣ר שָׁלַ֗חְתָּ יָבוֹא־ נָ֥א עוֹד֙ אֵלֵ֔ינוּ וְיוֹרֵ֕נוּ מַֽה־ נַּעֲשֶׂ֖ה לַנַּ֥עַר הַיּוּלָּֽד׃
NIV1984Then Manoah prayed to the LORD: "O Lord, I beg you, let the man of God you sent to us come again to teach us how to bring up the boy who is to be born."
TNIVThen Manoah prayed to the LORD: "Pardon your servant, Lord. I beg you to let the man of God you sent to us come again to teach us how to bring up the boy who is to be born."
NIV2011Then Manoah prayed to the LORD: "Pardon your servant, Lord. I beg you to let the man of God you sent to us come again to teach us how to bring up the boy who is to be born."
Compared to NIV1984Then Manoah prayed to the LORD: "OPardon Lordyour servant, Lord. I beg you, to let the man of God you sent to us come again to teach us how to bring up the boy who is to be born."
Compared to TNIVThen Manoah prayed to the LORD: "Pardon your servant, Lord. I beg you to let the man of God you sent to us come again to teach us how to bring up the boy who is to be born."

1 Samuel 10:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיָּבֹ֤אוּ שָׁם֙ הַגִּבְעָ֔תָה וְהִנֵּ֥ה חֶֽבֶל־ נְבִאִ֖ים לִקְרָאת֑וֹ וַתִּצְלַ֤ח עָלָיו֙ ר֣וּחַ אֱלֹהִ֔ים וַיִּתְנַבֵּ֖א בְּתוֹכָֽם׃
NIV1984When they arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came upon him in power, and he joined in their prophesying.
TNIVWhen he and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came on him in power, and he joined in their prophesying.
NIV2011When he and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came powerfully upon him, and he joined in their prophesying.
Compared to NIV1984When theyhe and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came powerfully upon him in power, and he joined in their prophesying.
Compared to TNIVWhen he and his servant arrived at Gibeah, a procession of prophets met him; the Spirit of God came onpowerfully himupon in powerhim, and he joined in their prophesying.

1 Samuel 14:41

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר שָׁא֗וּל אֶל־ יְהוָ֛ה אֱלֹהֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל הָ֣בָה תָמִ֑ים וַיִּלָּכֵ֧ד יוֹנָתָ֛ן וְשָׁא֖וּל וְהָעָ֥ם יָצָֽאוּ׃
NIV1984Then Saul prayed to the LORD, the God of Israel, "Give me the right answer." And Jonathan and Saul were taken by lot, and the men were cleared.
TNIVThen Saul prayed to the LORD, the God of Israel, "Why have you not answered your servant today? If the fault is in me or my son Jonathan, respond with Urim, but if the men of Israel are at fault, respond with Thummim." Jonathan and Saul were taken by lot, and the men were cleared.
NIV2011Then Saul prayed to the LORD, the God of Israel, "Why have you not answered your servant today? If the fault is in me or my son Jonathan, respond with Urim, but if the men of Israel are at fault, respond with Thummim." Jonathan and Saul were taken by lot, and the men were cleared.
Compared to NIV1984Then Saul prayed to the LORD, the God of Israel, "GiveWhy have you not answered your servant today? If the fault is in me or my son Jonathan, respond with Urim, but if the rightmen answer." Andof Israel are at fault, respond with Thummim." Jonathan and Saul were taken by lot, and the men were cleared.
Compared to TNIVThen Saul prayed to the LORD, the God of Israel, "Why have you not answered your servant today? If the fault is in me or my son Jonathan, respond with Urim, but if the men of Israel are at fault, respond with Thummim." Jonathan and Saul were taken by lot, and the men were cleared.

1 Samuel 25:41

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתָּ֕קָם וַתִּשְׁתַּ֥חוּ אַפַּ֖יִם אָ֑רְצָה וַתֹּ֗אמֶר הִנֵּ֤ה אֲמָֽתְךָ֙ לְשִׁפְחָ֔ה לִרְחֹ֕ץ רַגְלֵ֖י עַבְדֵ֥י אֲדֹנִֽי׃
NIV1984She bowed down with her face to the ground and said, "Here is your maidservant, ready to serve you and wash the feet of my master's servants."
TNIVShe bowed down with her face to the ground and said, "I am your servant and am ready to serve you and wash the feet of my lord's servants."
NIV2011She bowed down with her face to the ground and said, "I am your servant and am ready to serve you and wash the feet of my lord's servants."
Compared to NIV1984She bowed down with her face to the ground and said, "HereI isam your maidservant, servant and am ready to serve you and wash the feet of my masterlord's servants."
Compared to TNIVShe bowed down with her face to the ground and said, "I am your servant and am ready to serve you and wash the feet of my lord's servants."

1 Samuel 28:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַתָּב֤וֹא הָֽאִשָּׁה֙ אֶל־ שָׁא֔וּל וַתֵּ֖רֶא כִּי־ נִבְהַ֣ל מְאֹ֑ד וַתֹּ֣אמֶר אֵלָ֗יו הִנֵּ֨ה שָׁמְעָ֤ה שִׁפְחָֽתְךָ֙ בְּקוֹלֶ֔ךָ וָאָשִׂ֤ים נַפְשִׁי֙ בְּכַפִּ֔י וָֽאֶשְׁמַע֙ אֶת־ דְּבָרֶ֔יךָ אֲשֶׁ֥ר דִּבַּ֖רְתָּ אֵלָֽי׃
NIV1984When the woman came to Saul and saw that he was greatly shaken, she said, "Look, your maidservant has obeyed you. I took my life in my hands and did what you told me to do.
TNIVWhen the woman came to Saul and saw that he was greatly shaken, she said, "Look, your servant has obeyed you. I took my life in my hands and did what you told me to do.
NIV2011When the woman came to Saul and saw that he was greatly shaken, she said, "Look, your servant has obeyed you. I took my life in my hands and did what you told me to do.
Compared to NIV1984When the woman came to Saul and saw that he was greatly shaken, she said, "Look, your maidservantservant has obeyed you. I took my life in my hands and did what you told me to do.
Compared to TNIVWhen the woman came to Saul and saw that he was greatly shaken, she said, "Look, your servant has obeyed you. I took my life in my hands and did what you told me to do.

1 Kings 19:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיָּ֨שָׁב מֵאַחֲרָ֜יו וַיִּקַּ֣ח אֶת־ צֶ֧מֶד הַבָּקָ֣ר וַיִּזְבָּחֵ֗הוּ וּבִכְלִ֤י הַבָּקָר֙ בִּשְּׁלָ֣ם הַבָּשָׂ֔ר וַיִּתֵּ֥ן לָעָ֖ם וַיֹּאכֵ֑לוּ וַיָּ֗קָם וַיֵּ֛לֶךְ אַחֲרֵ֥י אֵלִיָּ֖הוּ וַיְשָׁרְתֵֽהוּ׃
NIV1984So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his attendant.
TNIVSo Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his servant.
NIV2011So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his servant.
Compared to NIV1984So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his attendantservant.
Compared to TNIVSo Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen and slaughtered them. He burned the plowing equipment to cook the meat and gave it to the people, and they ate. Then he set out to follow Elijah and became his servant.

Psalms 4:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּנֵ֥י אִ֡ישׁ עַד־ מֶ֬ה כְבוֹדִ֣י לִ֭כְלִמָּה תֶּאֱהָב֣וּן רִ֑יק תְּבַקְשׁ֖וּ כָזָ֣ב סֶֽלָה׃
NIV1984Know that the LORD has set apart the godly for himself; the LORD will hear when I call to him.
TNIVKnow that the LORD has set apart his faithful servant for himself; the LORD hears when I call to him.
NIV2011Know that the LORD has set apart his faithful servant for himself; the LORD hears when I call to him.
Compared to NIV1984Know that the LORD has set apart thehis godlyfaithful servant for himself; the LORD will hearhears when I call to him.
Compared to TNIVKnow that the LORD has set apart his faithful servant for himself; the LORD hears when I call to him.

Proverbs 30:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSתַּ֣חַת שְׂ֭נוּאָה כִּ֣י תִבָּעֵ֑ל וְ֝שִׁפְחָ֗ה כִּֽי־ תִירַ֥שׁ גְּבִרְתָּֽהּ׃
NIV1984an unloved woman who is married, and a maidservant who displaces her mistress.
TNIVa contemptible woman who gets married, and a servant who displaces her mistress.
NIV2011a contemptible woman who gets married, and a servant who displaces her mistress.
Compared to NIV1984ana unlovedcontemptible woman who isgets married, and a maidservantservant who displaces her mistress.
Compared to TNIVa contemptible woman who gets married, and a servant who displaces her mistress.

Isaiah 24:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָ֤ה כָעָם֙ כַּכֹּהֵ֔ן כַּעֶ֙בֶד֙ כַּֽאדֹנָ֔יו כַּשִּׁפְחָ֖ה כַּגְּבִרְתָּ֑הּ כַּקּוֹנֶה֙ כַּמּוֹכֵ֔ר כַּמַּלְוֶה֙ כַּלֹּוֶ֔ה כַּנֹּשֶׁ֕ה כַּאֲשֶׁ֖ר נֹשֶׁ֥א בֽוֹ׃
NIV1984it will be the same for priest as for people, for master as for servant, for mistress as for maid, for seller as for buyer, for borrower as for lender, for debtor as for creditor.
TNIVit will be the same for priest as for people, for master as for his servant, for mistress as for her servant, for seller as for buyer, for borrower as for lender, for debtor as for creditor.
NIV2011it will be the same for priest as for people, for the master as for his servant, for the mistress as for her servant, for seller as for buyer, for borrower as for lender, for debtor as for creditor.
Compared to NIV1984it will be the same for priest as for people, for the master as for his servant, for the mistress as for maidher servant, for seller as for buyer, for borrower as for lender, for debtor as for creditor.
Compared to TNIVit will be the same for priest as for people, for the master as for his servant, for the mistress as for her servant, for seller as for buyer, for borrower as for lender, for debtor as for creditor.

Matthew 26:71

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐξελθόντα ⸀δὲ εἰς τὸν πυλῶνα εἶδεν αὐτὸν ἄλλη καὶ λέγει ⸀τοῖς ἐκεῖ· ⸀Οὗτος ἦν μετὰ Ἰησοῦ τοῦ Ναζωραίου·
SBLGNT apparatusδὲ WH Treg NIV ] + αὐτὸν RP • τοῖς WH Treg NIV ] αὐτοῖς RP • Οὗτος WH NIV ] Καὶ οὗτος Treg RP
NIV1984Then he went out to the gateway, where another girl saw him and said to the people there, "This fellow was with Jesus of Nazareth."
TNIVThen he went out to the gateway, where another servant girl saw him and said to the people there, "This fellow was with Jesus of Nazareth."
NIV2011Then he went out to the gateway, where another servant girl saw him and said to the people there, "This fellow was with Jesus of Nazareth."
Compared to NIV1984Then he went out to the gateway, where another servant girl saw him and said to the people there, "This fellow was with Jesus of Nazareth."
Compared to TNIVThen he went out to the gateway, where another servant girl saw him and said to the people there, "This fellow was with Jesus of Nazareth."

John 18:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ Πέτρος εἱστήκει πρὸς τῇ θύρᾳ ἔξω. ἐξῆλθεν οὖν ὁ μαθητὴς ὁ ἄλλος ⸀ὁ γνωστὸς ⸂τοῦ ἀρχιερέως⸃ καὶ εἶπεν τῇ θυρωρῷ καὶ εἰσήγαγεν τὸν Πέτρον.
SBLGNT apparatusὁ WH Treg NIV ] ὅς ἦν RP • τοῦ ἀρχιερέως WH Treg NIV ] τῷ ἀρχιερεῖ RP
NIV1984but Peter had to wait outside at the door. The other disciple, who was known to the high priest, came back, spoke to the girl on duty there and brought Peter in.
TNIVbut Peter had to wait outside at the door. The other disciple, who was known to the high priest, came back, spoke to the servant girl on duty there and brought Peter in.
NIV2011but Peter had to wait outside at the door. The other disciple, who was known to the high priest, came back, spoke to the servant girl on duty there and brought Peter in.
Compared to NIV1984but Peter had to wait outside at the door. The other disciple, who was known to the high priest, came back, spoke to the servant girl on duty there and brought Peter in.
Compared to TNIVbut Peter had to wait outside at the door. The other disciple, who was known to the high priest, came back, spoke to the servant girl on duty there and brought Peter in.

2 Timothy 3:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἵνα ἄρτιος ᾖ ὁ τοῦ θεοῦ ἄνθρωπος, πρὸς πᾶν ἔργον ἀγαθὸν ἐξηρτισμένος.
NIV1984so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
TNIVso that all God's people may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
NIV2011so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Compared to NIV1984so that the manservant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.
Compared to TNIVso that allthe God'sservant peopleof God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.


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