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

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The word 'Sight' occurs 4 times more often in the NIV2011 (147 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (143 times). The word 'Sight' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 6 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sight' 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 text787.5%
New text in NIV2011112.5%

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

Verses where Sight was removed

2 Samuel 6:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיָּ֥שָׁב דָּוִ֖ד לְבָרֵ֣ךְ אֶת־ בֵּית֑וֹ וַתֵּצֵ֞א מִיכַ֤ל בַּת־ שָׁאוּל֙ לִקְרַ֣את דָּוִ֔ד וַתֹּ֗אמֶר מַה־ נִּכְבַּ֨ד הַיּ֜וֹם מֶ֣לֶךְ יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל אֲשֶׁ֨ר נִגְלָ֤ה הַיּוֹם֙ לְעֵינֵ֨י אַמְה֣וֹת עֲבָדָ֔יו כְּהִגָּל֥וֹת נִגְל֖וֹת אַחַ֥ד הָרֵקִֽים׃
NIV1984When David returned home to bless his household, Michal daughter of Saul came out to meet him and said, "How the king of Israel has distinguished himself today, disrobing in the sight of the slave girls of his servants as any vulgar fellow would!"
TNIVWhen David returned home to bless his household, Michal daughter of Saul came out to meet him and said, "How the king of Israel has distinguished himself today, going around half-naked in full view of the slave girls of his servants as any vulgar fellow would!"
NIV2011When David returned home to bless his household, Michal daughter of Saul came out to meet him and said, "How the king of Israel has distinguished himself today, going around half-naked in full view of the slave girls of his servants as any vulgar fellow would!"
Compared to NIV1984When David returned home to bless his household, Michal daughter of Saul came out to meet him and said, "How the king of Israel has distinguished himself today, disrobinggoing around half-naked in thefull sightview of the slave girls of his servants as any vulgar fellow would!"
Compared to TNIVWhen David returned home to bless his household, Michal daughter of Saul came out to meet him and said, "How the king of Israel has distinguished himself today, going around half-naked in full view of the slave girls of his servants as any vulgar fellow would!"

Acts 4:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ δὲ Πέτρος καὶ Ἰωάννης ἀποκριθέντες ⸂εἶπον πρὸς αὐτούς⸃· Εἰ δίκαιόν ἐστιν ἐνώπιον τοῦ θεοῦ ὑμῶν ἀκούειν μᾶλλον ἢ τοῦ θεοῦ, κρίνατε,
SBLGNT apparatusεἶπον πρὸς αὐτούς WH Treg NIV ] πρὸς αὐτούς εἶπον RP
NIV1984But Peter and John replied, "Judge for yourselves whether it is right in God's sight to obey you rather than God.
TNIVBut Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!
NIV2011But Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!
Compared to NIV1984But Peter and John replied, "JudgeWhich for yourselves whether it is right in God's sight eyes: to obeylisten to you, or ratherto thanhim? You God.be the judges!
Compared to TNIVBut Peter and John replied, "Which is right in God's eyes: to listen to you, or to him? You be the judges!

Verses where Sight 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.

2 Samuel 7:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְיִגְדַּ֨ל שִׁמְךָ֤ עַד־ עוֹלָם֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֔וֹת אֱלֹהִ֖ים עַל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל וּבֵית֙ עַבְדְּךָ֣ דָוִ֔ד יִהְיֶ֥ה נָכ֖וֹן לְפָנֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984so that your name will be great forever. Then men will say, 'The LORD Almighty is God over Israel!' And the house of your servant David will be established before you.
TNIVso that your name will be great forever. Then people will say, 'The LORD Almighty is God over Israel!' And the house of your servant David will be established in your sight.
NIV2011so that your name will be great forever. Then people will say, 'The LORD Almighty is God over Israel!' And the house of your servant David will be established in your sight.
Compared to NIV1984so that your name will be great forever. Then menpeople will say, 'The LORD Almighty is God over Israel!' And the house of your servant David will be established beforein youyour sight.
Compared to TNIVso that your name will be great forever. Then people will say, 'The LORD Almighty is God over Israel!' And the house of your servant David will be established in your sight.

2 Samuel 13:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּקְרָ֗א אֶֽת־ נַעֲרוֹ֙ מְשָׁ֣רְת֔וֹ וַיֹּ֕אמֶר שִׁלְחוּ־ נָ֥א אֶת־ זֹ֛את מֵעָלַ֖י הַח֑וּצָה וּנְעֹ֥ל הַדֶּ֖לֶת אַחֲרֶֽיהָ׃
NIV1984He called his personal servant and said, "Get this woman out of here and bolt the door after her."
TNIVHe called his personal servant and said, "Get this woman out of my sight and bolt the door after her."
NIV2011He called his personal servant and said, "Get this woman out of my sight and bolt the door after her."
Compared to NIV1984He called his personal servant and said, "Get this woman out of heremy sight and bolt the door after her."
Compared to TNIVHe called his personal servant and said, "Get this woman out of my sight and bolt the door after her."

Job 33:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֵן־ אֲנִ֣י כְפִ֣יךָ לָאֵ֑ל מֵ֝חֹ֗מֶר קֹרַ֥צְתִּי גַם־ אָֽנִי׃
NIV1984I am just like you before God; I too have been taken from clay.
TNIVI am the same as you in God's sight; I too am a piece of clay.
NIV2011I am the same as you in God's sight; I too am a piece of clay.
Compared to NIV1984I am justthe likesame as you beforein God's sight; I too haveam beena takenpiece fromof clay.
Compared to TNIVI am the same as you in God's sight; I too am a piece of clay.

Proverbs 15:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSתּוֹעֲבַ֣ת יְ֭הוָה מַחְשְׁב֣וֹת רָ֑ע וּ֝טְהֹרִ֗ים אִמְרֵי־ נֹֽעַם׃
NIV1984The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but those of the pure are pleasing to him.
TNIVThe LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but gracious words are pure in his sight.
NIV2011The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but gracious words are pure in his sight.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but thosegracious ofwords theare pure arein pleasinghis to himsight.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD detests the thoughts of the wicked, but gracious words are pure in his sight.

John 3:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ ποιῶν τὴν ἀλήθειαν ἔρχεται πρὸς τὸ φῶς, ἵνα φανερωθῇ αὐτοῦ τὰ ἔργα ὅτι ἐν θεῷ ἐστιν εἰργασμένα.
NIV1984But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what he has done has been done through God."
TNIVBut those who live by the truth come into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God.
NIV2011But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God.
Compared to NIV1984But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what hethey hashave done has been done throughin the sight of God.".
Compared to TNIVBut thosewhoever wholives live by the truth comecomes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God.


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