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

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The word 'Sins' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (287 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (292 times). The word 'Sins' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sins' 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 Sins was removed

Leviticus 5:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנֶ֚פֶשׁ כִּֽי־ תִמְעֹ֣ל מַ֔עַל וְחָֽטְאָה֙ בִּשְׁגָגָ֔ה מִקָּדְשֵׁ֖י יְהוָ֑ה וְהֵבִיא֩ אֶת־ אֲשָׁמ֨וֹ לַֽיהוָ֜ה אַ֧יִל תָּמִ֣ים מִן־ הַצֹּ֗אן בְּעֶרְכְּךָ֛ כֶּֽסֶף־ שְׁקָלִ֥ים בְּשֶֽׁקֶל־ הַקֹּ֖דֶשׁ לְאָשָֽׁם׃
NIV1984"When a person commits a violation and sins unintentionally in regard to any of the LORD's holy things, he is to bring to the LORD as a penalty a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel. It is a guilt offering.
TNIV"When anyone is unfaithful to the LORD by sinning unintentionally in regard to any of the LORD's holy things, they are to bring to the LORD as a penalty a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel. It is a guilt offering.
NIV2011"When anyone is unfaithful to the LORD by sinning unintentionally in regard to any of the LORD's holy things, they are to bring to the LORD as a penalty a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel. It is a guilt offering.
Compared to NIV1984"When aanyone personis commitsunfaithful ato violationthe andLORD sinsby sinning unintentionally in regard to any of the LORD's holy things, hethey isare to bring to the LORD as a penalty a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel. It is a guilt offering.
Compared to TNIV"When anyone is unfaithful to the LORD by sinning unintentionally in regard to any of the LORD's holy things, they are to bring to the LORD as a penalty a ram from the flock, one without defect and of the proper value in silver, according to the sanctuary shekel. It is a guilt offering.

Leviticus 6:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָה֮ כִּֽי־ יֶחֱטָ֣א וְאָשֵׁם֒ וְהֵשִׁ֨יב אֶת־ הַגְּזֵלָ֜ה אֲשֶׁ֣ר גָּזָ֗ל א֤וֹ אֶת־ הָעֹ֙שֶׁק֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עָשָׁ֔ק א֚וֹ אֶת־ הַפִּקָּד֔וֹן אֲשֶׁ֥ר הָפְקַ֖ד אִתּ֑וֹ א֥וֹ אֶת־ הָאֲבֵדָ֖ה אֲשֶׁ֥ר מָצָֽא׃
NIV1984when he thus sins and becomes guilty, he must return what he has stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to him, or the lost property he found,
TNIVwhen they thus sin and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,
NIV2011when they sin in any of these ways and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,
Compared to NIV1984when hethey thussin sinsin any of these ways and becomesrealize guiltytheir guilt, hethey must return what hethey hashave stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to himthem, or the lost property hethey found,
Compared to TNIVwhen they thus sin in any of these ways and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,

2 Kings 14:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאֶת־ בְּנֵ֥י הַמַּכִּ֖ים לֹ֣א הֵמִ֑ית כַּכָּת֣וּב בְּסֵ֣פֶר תּֽוֹרַת־ מֹ֠שֶׁה אֲשֶׁר־ צִוָּ֨ה יְהוָ֜ה לֵאמֹ֗ר לֹא־ יוּמְת֨וּ אָב֤וֹת עַל־ בָּנִים֙ וּבָנִים֙ לֹא־ יוּמְת֣וּ עַל־ אָב֔וֹת כִּ֛י אִם־ אִ֥ישׁ בְּחֶטְא֖וֹ
NIV1984Yet he did not put the sons of the assassins to death, in accordance with what is written in the Book of the Law of Moses where the LORD commanded: "Fathers shall not be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their fathers; each is to die for his own sins."
TNIVYet he did not put the children of the assassins to death, in accordance with what is written in the Book of the Law of Moses where the LORD commanded: "Parents are not to be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their parents; each of you will die for your own sin."
NIV2011Yet he did not put the children of the assassins to death, in accordance with what is written in the Book of the Law of Moses where the LORD commanded: "Parents are not to be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their parents; each will die for their own sin."
Compared to NIV1984Yet he did not put the sonschildren of the assassins to death, in accordance with what is written in the Book of the Law of Moses where the LORD commanded: "FathersParents shallare not to be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their fathersparents; each iswill to die for histheir own sinssin."
Compared to TNIVYet he did not put the children of the assassins to death, in accordance with what is written in the Book of the Law of Moses where the LORD commanded: "Parents are not to be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their parents; each of you will die for yourtheir own sin."

2 Chronicles 25:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאֶת־ בְּנֵיהֶ֖ם לֹ֣א הֵמִ֑ית כִּ֣י כַכָּת֣וּב בַּתּוֹרָ֡ה בְּסֵ֣פֶר מֹשֶׁה֩ אֲשֶׁר־ צִוָּ֨ה יְהוָ֜ה לֵאמֹ֗ר לֹא־ יָמ֨וּתוּ אָב֤וֹת עַל־ בָּנִים֙ וּבָנִים֙ לֹא־ יָמ֣וּתוּ עַל־ אָב֔וֹת כִּ֛י אִ֥ישׁ בְּחֶטְא֖וֹ יָמֽוּתוּ׃
NIV1984Yet he did not put their sons to death, but acted in accordance with what is written in the Law, in the Book of Moses, where the LORD commanded: "Fathers shall not be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their fathers; each is to die for his own sins."
TNIVYet he did not put their children to death, but acted in accordance with what is written in the Law, in the Book of Moses, where the LORD commanded: "Parents shall not be put to death for their children, nor children be put to death for their parents; each of you will die for your own sin."
NIV2011Yet he did not put their children to death, but acted in accordance with what is written in the Law, in the Book of Moses, where the LORD commanded: "Parents shall not be put to death for their children, nor children be put to death for their parents; each will die for their own sin."
Compared to NIV1984Yet he did not put their sonschildren to death, but acted in accordance with what is written in the Law, in the Book of Moses, where the LORD commanded: "FathersParents shall not be put to death for their children, nor children be put to death for their fathersparents; each iswill to die for histheir own sinssin."
Compared to TNIVYet he did not put their children to death, but acted in accordance with what is written in the Law, in the Book of Moses, where the LORD commanded: "Parents shall not be put to death for their children, nor children be put to death for their parents; each of you will die for yourtheir own sin."

Proverbs 14:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבָּז־ לְרֵעֵ֥הוּ חוֹטֵ֑א וּמְחוֹנֵ֖ן אַשְׁרָֽיו׃
NIV1984He who despises his neighbor sins, but blessed is he who is kind to the needy.
TNIVIt is a sin to despise one's neighbor, but blessed are those who are kind to the needy.
NIV2011It is a sin to despise one's neighbor, but blessed is the one who is kind to the needy.
Compared to NIV1984HeIt whois despisesa hissin neighborto sinsdespise one's neighbor, but blessed is hethe one who is kind to the needy.
Compared to TNIVIt is a sin to despise one's neighbor, but blessed areis thosethe one who areis kind to the needy.

Ezekiel 32:27

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְלֹ֤א יִשְׁכְּבוּ֙ אֶת־ גִּבּוֹרִ֔ים נֹפְלִ֖ים מֵעֲרֵלִ֑ים אֲשֶׁ֣ר יָרְדֽוּ־ שְׁא֣וֹל בִּכְלֵֽי־ מִלְחַמְתָּם֩ וַיִּתְּנ֨וּ אֶת־ חַרְבוֹתָ֜ם תַּ֣חַת רָאשֵׁיהֶ֗ם וַתְּהִ֤י עֲוֺֽנֹתָם֙ עַל־ עַצְמוֹתָ֔ם כִּֽי־ חִתִּ֥ית גִּבּוֹרִ֖ים בְּאֶ֥רֶץ חַיִּֽים׃
NIV1984Do they not lie with the other uncircumcised warriors who have fallen, who went down to the grave with their weapons of war, whose swords were placed under their heads? The punishment for their sins rested on their bones, though the terror of these warriors had stalked through the land of the living.
TNIVBut they do not lie with the fallen warriors of old, who went down to the realm of the dead with their weapons of war--their swords placed under their heads and their shields resting on their bones--though these warriors also had terrorized the land of the living.
NIV2011But they do not lie with the fallen warriors of old, who went down to the realm of the dead with their weapons of war--their swords placed under their heads and their shields resting on their bones--though these warriors also had terrorized the land of the living.
Compared to NIV1984DoBut they do not lie with the otherfallen uncircumcised warriors whoof have fallenold, who went down to the graverealm of the dead with their weapons of war, whose--their swords were placed under their heads? The punishmentand for their sinsshields restedresting on their bones, --though the terror of these warriors also had stalked throughterrorized the land of the living.
Compared to TNIVBut they do not lie with the fallen warriors of old, who went down to the realm of the dead with their weapons of war--their swords placed under their heads and their shields resting on their bones--though these warriors also had terrorized the land of the living.

Luke 17:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐὰν ἑπτάκις τῆς ἡμέρας ⸀ἁμαρτήσῃ εἰς σὲ καὶ ⸀ἑπτάκις ἐπιστρέψῃ ⸂πρὸς σὲ⸃ λέγων· Μετανοῶ, ἀφήσεις αὐτῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusἁμαρτήσῃ WH Treg NIV ] ἁμάρτῃ RP • ἑπτάκις WH Treg NIV ] + τῆς ἡμέρας RP • πρὸς σὲ WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984If he sins against you seven times in a day, and seven times comes back to you and says, 'I repent,' forgive him."
TNIVEven if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying 'I repent,' you must forgive them."
NIV2011Even if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying 'I repent,' you must forgive them."
Compared to NIV1984IfEven heif sinsthey sin against you seven times in a day, and seven times comescome back to you and says, 'saying 'I repent,' you must forgive himthem."
Compared to TNIVEven if they sin against you seven times in a day and seven times come back to you saying 'I repent,' you must forgive them."

James 4:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰδότι οὖν καλὸν ποιεῖν καὶ μὴ ποιοῦντι, ἁμαρτία αὐτῷ ἐστιν.
NIV1984Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn't do it, sins.
TNIVSo then, if you know the good you ought to do and don't do it, you sin.
NIV2011If anyone, then, knows the good they ought to do and doesn't do it, it is sin for them.
Compared to NIV1984AnyoneIf anyone, then, who knows the good hethey ought to do and doesn't do it, sinsit is sin for them.
Compared to TNIVSoIf anyone, then, ifknows you know the good youthey ought to do and dondoesn't do it, youit is sin for them.

Verses where Sins was added

Nehemiah 9:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּבָּֽדְלוּ֙ זֶ֣רַע יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל מִכֹּ֖ל בְּנֵ֣י נֵכָ֑ר וַיַּעַמְד֗וּ וַיִּתְוַדּוּ֙ עַל־ חַטֹּ֣אתֵיהֶ֔ם וַעֲוֺנ֖וֹת אֲבֹתֵיהֶֽם׃
NIV1984Those of Israelite descent had separated themselves from all foreigners. They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the wickedness of their fathers.
TNIVThose of Israelite descent had separated themselves from all foreigners. They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the sins of their ancestors.
NIV2011Those of Israelite descent had separated themselves from all foreigners. They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the sins of their ancestors.
Compared to NIV1984Those of Israelite descent had separated themselves from all foreigners. They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the wickednesssins of their fathersancestors.
Compared to TNIVThose of Israelite descent had separated themselves from all foreigners. They stood in their places and confessed their sins and the sins of their ancestors.

Proverbs 5:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעַֽווֹנוֹתָ֗יו1 יִלְכְּדֻנ֥וֹ אֶת־ הָרָשָׁ֑ע וּבְחַבְלֵ֥י חַ֝טָּאת֗וֹ יִתָּמֵֽךְ׃
NIV1984The evil deeds of a wicked man ensnare him; the cords of his sin hold him fast.
TNIVThe evil deeds of the wicked ensnare them; the cords of their sins hold them fast.
NIV2011The evil deeds of the wicked ensnare them; the cords of their sins hold them fast.
Compared to NIV1984The evil deeds of athe wicked man ensnare himthem; the cords of histheir sinsins hold himthem fast.
Compared to TNIVThe evil deeds of the wicked ensnare them; the cords of their sins hold them fast.

John 20:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἄν τινων ἀφῆτε τὰς ἁμαρτίας ⸀ἀφέωνται αὐτοῖς· ἄν τινων κρατῆτε κεκράτηνται.
SBLGNT apparatusἀφέωνται WH Treg NIV ] ἀφιένται RP
NIV1984If you forgive anyone his sins, they are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven."
TNIVIf you forgive the sins of anyone, their sins are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven."
NIV2011If you forgive anyone's sins, their sins are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven."
Compared to NIV1984If you forgive anyone's his sins, theytheir sins are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven."
Compared to TNIVIf you forgive theanyone's sins of anyone, their sins are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven."


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