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

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The word 'Serving' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (30 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (28 times). The word 'Serving' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Serving' 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 text4100.0%

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

Verses where Serving was removed

1 Peter 5:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTποιμάνατε τὸ ἐν ὑμῖν ποίμνιον τοῦ θεοῦ, ⸀ἐπισκοποῦντες μὴ ἀναγκαστῶς ἀλλὰ ἑκουσίως ⸂κατὰ θεόν⸃, μηδὲ αἰσχροκερδῶς ἀλλὰ προθύμως,
SBLGNT apparatusἐπισκοποῦντες Treg NIV RP] – WH • κατὰ θεόν Treg NIV] – WH RP
NIV1984Be shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, serving as overseers--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not greedy for money, but eager to serve;
TNIVBe shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, watching over them--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve;
NIV2011Be shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, watching over them--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve;
Compared to NIV1984Be shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, servingwatching asover overseersthem--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not greedypursuing fordishonest moneygain, but eager to serve;
Compared to TNIVBe shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, watching over them--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve;

Verses where Serving was added

1 Samuel 2:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִ֗ישׁ לֹֽא־ אַכְרִ֤ית לְךָ֙ מֵעִ֣ם מִזְבְּחִ֔י לְכַלּ֥וֹת אֶת־ עֵינֶ֖יךָ וְלַאֲדִ֣יב אֶת־ נַפְשֶׁ֑ךָ וְכָל־ מַרְבִּ֥ית בֵּיתְךָ֖ יָמ֥וּתוּ אֲנָשִֽׁים׃
NIV1984Every one of you that I do not cut off from my altar will be spared only to blind your eyes with tears and to grieve your heart, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
TNIVEvery one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
NIV2011Every one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
Compared to NIV1984Every one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will bespare spared only to blinddestroy your eyessight with tears and tosap grieve your heartstrength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
Compared to TNIVEvery one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.

1 Samuel 7:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּקָּבְצ֣וּ הַ֠מִּצְפָּתָה וַיִּֽשְׁאֲבוּ־ מַ֜יִם וַֽיִּשְׁפְּכ֣וּ ׀ לִפְנֵ֣י יְהוָ֗ה וַיָּצ֙וּמוּ֙ בַּיּ֣וֹם הַה֔וּא וַיֹּ֣אמְרוּ שָׁ֔ם חָטָ֖אנוּ לַיהוָ֑ה וַיִּשְׁפֹּ֧ט שְׁמוּאֵ֛ל אֶת־ בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל בַּמִּצְפָּֽה׃
NIV1984When they had assembled at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out before the LORD. On that day they fasted and there they confessed, "We have sinned against the LORD." And Samuel was leader of Israel at Mizpah.
TNIVWhen they had assembled at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out before the LORD. On that day they fasted and there they confessed, "We have sinned against the LORD." Now Samuel was serving as leader of Israel at Mizpah.
NIV2011When they had assembled at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out before the LORD. On that day they fasted and there they confessed, "We have sinned against the LORD." Now Samuel was serving as leader of Israel at Mizpah.
Compared to NIV1984When they had assembled at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out before the LORD. On that day they fasted and there they confessed, "We have sinned against the LORD." AndNow Samuel was serving as leader of Israel at Mizpah.
Compared to TNIVWhen they had assembled at Mizpah, they drew water and poured it out before the LORD. On that day they fasted and there they confessed, "We have sinned against the LORD." Now Samuel was serving as leader of Israel at Mizpah.

Proverbs 15:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSט֤וֹב אֲרֻחַ֣ת יָ֭רָק וְאַהֲבָה־ שָׁ֑ם מִשּׁ֥וֹר אָ֝ב֗וּס וְשִׂנְאָה־ בֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Better a meal of vegetables where there is love than a fattened calf with hatred.
TNIVBetter a small serving of vegetables with love than a fattened calf with hatred.
NIV2011Better a small serving of vegetables with love than a fattened calf with hatred.
Compared to NIV1984Better a mealsmall serving of vegetables where there iswith love than a fattened calf with hatred.
Compared to TNIVBetter a small serving of vegetables with love than a fattened calf with hatred.


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