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

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The word 'Sister' occurs 27 times more often in the NIV2011 (138 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (111 times). The word 'Sister' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 25 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sister' 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 text832.0%
New text in NIV20111768.0%

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

Verses where Sister was added

Matthew 5:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐγὼ δὲ λέγω ὑμῖν ὅτι πᾶς ὁ ὀργιζόμενος τῷ ἀδελφῷ ⸀αὐτοῦ ἔνοχος ἔσται τῇ κρίσει· ὃς δ’ ἂν εἴπῃ τῷ ἀδελφῷ αὐτοῦ· Ῥακά, ἔνοχος ἔσται τῷ συνεδρίῳ· ὃς δ’ ἂν εἴπῃ· Μωρέ, ἔνοχος ἔσται εἰς τὴν γέενναν τοῦ πυρός.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτοῦ WH NIV ] + εἰκῆ Treg RP
NIV1984But I tell you that anyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to his brother, 'Raca,' is answerable to the Sanhedrin. But anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell.
TNIVBut I tell you that anyone who is angry with a brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to a brother or sister, 'Raca,' is answerable to the Sanhedrin. And anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell.
NIV2011But I tell you that anyone who is angry with a brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to a brother or sister, 'Raca,' is answerable to the court. And anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell.
Compared to NIV1984But I tell you that anyone who is angry with hisa brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to hisa brother or sister, 'Raca,' is answerable to the Sanhedrincourt. ButAnd anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell.
Compared to TNIVBut I tell you that anyone who is angry with a brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to a brother or sister, 'Raca,' is answerable to the Sanhedrincourt. And anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell.

Matthew 5:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐὰν οὖν προσφέρῃς τὸ δῶρόν σου ἐπὶ τὸ θυσιαστήριον κἀκεῖ μνησθῇς ὅτι ὁ ἀδελφός σου ἔχει τι κατὰ σοῦ,
NIV1984"Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you,
TNIV"Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you,
NIV2011"Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you,
Compared to NIV1984"Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you,
Compared to TNIV"Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you,

Matthew 18:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἘὰν δὲ ἁμαρτήσῃ ⸂εἰς σὲ⸃ ὁ ἀδελφός σου, ⸀ὕπαγε ἔλεγξον αὐτὸν μεταξὺ σοῦ καὶ αὐτοῦ μόνου. ἐάν σου ἀκούσῃ, ἐκέρδησας τὸν ἀδελφόν σου·
SBLGNT apparatusεἰς σὲ Treg NIV RP ] – WH • ὕπαγε WH Treg NIV ] + καὶ RP
NIV1984"If your brother sins against you, go and show him his fault, just between the two of you. If he listens to you, you have won your brother over.
TNIV"If a brother or sister sins, go and point out the fault, just between the two of you. If they listen to you, you have won them over.
NIV2011"If your brother or sister sins, go and point out their fault, just between the two of you. If they listen to you, you have won them over.
Compared to NIV1984"If your brother sinsor againstsister yousins, go and showpoint himout histheir fault, just between the two of you. If hethey listenslisten to you, you have won your brotherthem over.
Compared to TNIV"If ayour brother or sister sins, go and point out thetheir fault, just between the two of you. If they listen to you, you have won them over.

Matthew 18:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΤότε προσελθὼν ⸂αὐτῷ ὁ Πέτρος εἶπεν⸃· Κύριε, ποσάκις ἁμαρτήσει εἰς ἐμὲ ὁ ἀδελφός μου καὶ ἀφήσω αὐτῷ; ἕως ἑπτάκις;
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ ὁ Πέτρος εἶπεν RP ] ὁ Πέτρος εἶπεν αὐτῷ WH Treg NIV
NIV1984Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?"
TNIVThen Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive someone who sins against me? Up to seven times?"
NIV2011Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?"
Compared to NIV1984Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother whenor hesister who sins against me? Up to seven times?"
Compared to TNIVThen Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive someonemy brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?"

Matthew 18:35

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΟὕτως καὶ ὁ πατήρ μου ὁ ⸀οὐράνιος ποιήσει ὑμῖν ἐὰν μὴ ἀφῆτε ἕκαστος τῷ ἀδελφῷ αὐτοῦ ἀπὸ τῶν καρδιῶν ⸀ὑμῶν.
SBLGNT apparatusοὐράνιος WH Treg NIV ] ἐπουράνιος RP • ὑμῶν WH Treg NIV ] + τὰ παραπτώματα αὐτῶν RP
NIV1984"This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive your brother from your heart."
TNIV"This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive a brother or sister from your heart."
NIV2011"This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive your brother or sister from your heart."
Compared to NIV1984"This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive your brother or sister from your heart."
Compared to TNIV"This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive ayour brother or sister from your heart."

Luke 17:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπροσέχετε ἑαυτοῖς. ἐὰν ⸀ἁμάρτῃ ὁ ἀδελφός σου ἐπιτίμησον αὐτῷ, καὶ ἐὰν μετανοήσῃ ἄφες αὐτῷ·
SBLGNT apparatusἁμάρτῃ WH Treg NIV ] δὲ ἁμάρτῃ εἰς σὲ RP
NIV1984So watch yourselves. "If your brother sins, rebuke him, and if he repents, forgive him.
TNIVSo watch yourselves. "If a brother or sister sins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them.
NIV2011So watch yourselves. "If your brother or sister sins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them.
Compared to NIV1984So watch yourselves. "If your brother or sister sins against you, rebuke him, them; and if hethey repentsrepent, forgive himthem.
Compared to TNIVSo watch yourselves. "If ayour brother or sister sins against you, rebuke them; and if they repent, forgive them.

Romans 14:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΣὺ δὲ τί κρίνεις τὸν ἀδελφόν σου; ἢ καὶ σὺ τί ἐξουθενεῖς τὸν ἀδελφόν σου; πάντες γὰρ παραστησόμεθα τῷ βήματι τοῦ ⸀θεοῦ,
SBLGNT apparatusθεοῦ WH Treg NIV ] χριστοῦ RP
NIV1984You, then, why do you judge your brother? Or why do you look down on your brother? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
TNIVYou, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat your brother or sister with contempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
NIV2011You, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat them with contempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
Compared to NIV1984You, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you looktreat downthem onwith your brothercontempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
Compared to TNIVYou, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat your brother or sisterthem with contempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.

Romans 14:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΜηκέτι οὖν ἀλλήλους κρίνωμεν· ἀλλὰ τοῦτο κρίνατε μᾶλλον, τὸ μὴ τιθέναι πρόσκομμα τῷ ἀδελφῷ ἢ σκάνδαλον.
NIV1984Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in your brother's way.
TNIVTherefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in the way of a brother or sister.
NIV2011Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in the way of a brother or sister.
Compared to NIV1984Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in yourthe way of a brother's wayor sister.
Compared to TNIVTherefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in the way of a brother or sister.

Romans 14:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰ ⸀γὰρ διὰ βρῶμα ὁ ἀδελφός σου λυπεῖται, οὐκέτι κατὰ ἀγάπην περιπατεῖς. μὴ τῷ βρώματί σου ἐκεῖνον ἀπόλλυε ὑπὲρ οὗ Χριστὸς ἀπέθανεν.
SBLGNT apparatusγὰρ WH Treg NIV ] δὲ RP
NIV1984If your brother is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brother for whom Christ died.
TNIVIf your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brother or sister for whom Christ died.
NIV2011If your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy someone for whom Christ died.
Compared to NIV1984If your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brothersomeone for whom Christ died.
Compared to TNIVIf your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brother or sistersomeone for whom Christ died.

Romans 14:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαλὸν τὸ μὴ φαγεῖν κρέα μηδὲ πιεῖν οἶνον μηδὲ ἐν ᾧ ὁ ἀδελφός σου προσκόπτει ⸂ἢ σκανδαλίζεται ἢ ἀσθενεῖ⸃·
SBLGNT apparatusἢ σκανδαλίζεται ἢ ἀσθενεῖ Treg RP ] – WH NIV
NIV1984It is better not to eat meat or drink wine or to do anything else that will cause your brother to fall.
TNIVIt is better not to eat meat or drink wine or to do anything else that will cause your brother or sister to fall.
NIV2011It is better not to eat meat or drink wine or to do anything else that will cause your brother or sister to fall.
Compared to NIV1984It is better not to eat meat or drink wine or to do anything else that will cause your brother or sister to fall.
Compared to TNIVIt is better not to eat meat or drink wine or to do anything else that will cause your brother or sister to fall.

1 Corinthians 5:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTνῦν δὲ ἔγραψα ὑμῖν μὴ συναναμίγνυσθαι ἐάν τις ἀδελφὸς ὀνομαζόμενος ᾖ πόρνος ἢ πλεονέκτης ἢ εἰδωλολάτρης ἢ λοίδορος ἢ μέθυσος ἢ ἅρπαξ, τῷ τοιούτῳ μηδὲ συνεσθίειν.
NIV1984But now I am writing you that you must not associate with anyone who calls himself a brother but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or a slanderer, a drunkard or a swindler. With such a man do not even eat.
TNIVBut now I am writing to you that you must not associate with any who claim to be fellow believers but are sexually immoral or greedy, idolaters or slanderers, drunkards or swindlers. With such persons do not even eat.
NIV2011But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who claims to be a brother or sister but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or slanderer, a drunkard or swindler. Do not even eat with such people.
Compared to NIV1984But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who callsclaims himselfto be a brother or sister but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or a slanderer, a drunkard or a swindler. WithDo such a man do not even eat with such people.
Compared to TNIVBut now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyanyone who claimclaims to be fellowa believersbrother or sister but areis sexually immoral or greedy, idolatersan idolater or slanderersslanderer, drunkardsa drunkard or swindlersswindler. WithDo such persons do not even eat with such people.

1 Corinthians 7:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰ δὲ ὁ ἄπιστος χωρίζεται, χωριζέσθω· οὐ δεδούλωται ὁ ἀδελφὸς ἢ ἡ ἀδελφὴ ἐν τοῖς τοιούτοις, ἐν δὲ εἰρήνῃ κέκληκεν ⸀ἡμᾶς ὁ θεός.
SBLGNT apparatusἡμᾶς Treg NIV RP ] ὑμᾶς WH NA
NIV1984But if the unbeliever leaves, let him do so. A believing man or woman is not bound in such circumstances; God has called us to live in peace.
TNIVBut if the unbeliever leaves, let it be so. The brother or sister is not bound in such circumstances; God has called us to live in peace.
NIV2011But if the unbeliever leaves, let it be so. The brother or the sister is not bound in such circumstances; God has called us to live in peace.
Compared to NIV1984But if the unbeliever leaves, let himit dobe so. AThe believingbrother man or womanthe sister is not bound in such circumstances; God has called us to live in peace.
Compared to TNIVBut if the unbeliever leaves, let it be so. The brother or the sister is not bound in such circumstances; God has called us to live in peace.

1 Corinthians 8:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂ἀπόλλυται γὰρ⸃ ὁ ἀσθενῶν ⸀ἐν τῇ σῇ γνώσει, ⸂ὁ ἀδελφὸς⸃ δι’ ὃν Χριστὸς ἀπέθανεν.
SBLGNT apparatusἀπόλλυται γὰρ WH Treg NIV ] Καὶ ἀπολεῖται RP • ἐν WH Treg NIV ] ἀδελφὸς ἐπὶ RP • ὁ ἀδελφὸς WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984So this weak brother, for whom Christ died, is destroyed by your knowledge.
TNIVSo this weak brother or sister, for whom Christ died, is destroyed by your knowledge.
NIV2011So this weak brother or sister, for whom Christ died, is destroyed by your knowledge.
Compared to NIV1984So this weak brother or sister, for whom Christ died, is destroyed by your knowledge.
Compared to TNIVSo this weak brother or sister, for whom Christ died, is destroyed by your knowledge.

1 Corinthians 8:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTδιόπερ εἰ βρῶμα σκανδαλίζει τὸν ἀδελφόν μου, οὐ μὴ φάγω κρέα εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα, ἵνα μὴ τὸν ἀδελφόν μου σκανδαλίσω.
NIV1984Therefore, if what I eat causes my brother to fall into sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause him to fall.
TNIVTherefore, if what I eat causes my brother or sister to fall into sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause them to fall.
NIV2011Therefore, if what I eat causes my brother or sister to fall into sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause them to fall.
Compared to NIV1984Therefore, if what I eat causes my brother or sister to fall into sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause himthem to fall.
Compared to TNIVTherefore, if what I eat causes my brother or sister to fall into sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I will not cause them to fall.

1 Thessalonians 4:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTτὸ μὴ ὑπερβαίνειν καὶ πλεονεκτεῖν ἐν τῷ πράγματι τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ, διότι ἔκδικος ⸀κύριος περὶ πάντων τούτων, καθὼς καὶ προείπαμεν ὑμῖν καὶ διεμαρτυράμεθα.
SBLGNT apparatusκύριος WH Treg NIV ] ὁ κύριος RP
NIV1984and that in this matter no one should wrong his brother or take advantage of him. The Lord will punish men for all such sins, as we have already told you and warned you.
TNIVand that in this matter no one should wrong or take advantage of a brother or sister. The Lord will punish all those who commit such sins, as we told you and warned you before.
NIV2011and that in this matter no one should wrong or take advantage of a brother or sister. The Lord will punish all those who commit such sins, as we told you and warned you before.
Compared to NIV1984and that in this matter no one should wrong his brother or take advantage of hima brother or sister. The Lord will punish menall forthose allwho commit such sins, as we have already told you and warned you before.
Compared to TNIVand that in this matter no one should wrong or take advantage of a brother or sister. The Lord will punish all those who commit such sins, as we told you and warned you before.

James 4:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΜὴ καταλαλεῖτε ἀλλήλων, ἀδελφοί· ὁ καταλαλῶν ἀδελφοῦ ⸀ἢ κρίνων τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ καταλαλεῖ νόμου καὶ κρίνει νόμον· εἰ δὲ νόμον κρίνεις, οὐκ εἶ ποιητὴς νόμου ἀλλὰ κριτής.
SBLGNT apparatusἢ WH Treg NIV ] καὶ RP
NIV1984Brothers, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against his brother or judges him speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it.
TNIVBrothers and sisters, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against a brother or sister or judges them speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it.
NIV2011Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against a brother or sister or judges them speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it.
Compared to NIV1984Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against hisa brother or sister or judges himthem speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it.
Compared to TNIVBrothers and sisters, do not slander one another. Anyone who speaks against a brother or sister or judges them speaks against the law and judges it. When you judge the law, you are not keeping it, but sitting in judgment on it.

1 John 2:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ λέγων ἐν τῷ φωτὶ εἶναι καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ μισῶν ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ ἐστὶν ἕως ἄρτι.
NIV1984Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates his brother is still in the darkness.
TNIVThose who claim to be in the light but hate a fellow believer are still in the darkness.
NIV2011Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates a brother or sister is still in the darkness.
Compared to NIV1984Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates hisa brother or sister is still in the darkness.
Compared to TNIVThoseAnyone who claimclaims to be in the light but hatehates a fellowbrother believeror aresister is still in the darkness.

1 John 2:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἐν τῷ φωτὶ μένει, καὶ σκάνδαλον ἐν αὐτῷ οὐκ ἔστιν·
NIV1984Whoever loves his brother lives in the light, and there is nothing in him to make him stumble.
TNIVThose who love their fellow believers live in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble.
NIV2011Anyone who loves their brother and sister lives in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble.
Compared to NIV1984WhoeverAnyone who loves histheir brother and sister lives in the light, and there is nothing in himthem to make himthem stumble.
Compared to TNIVThoseAnyone who loveloves their fellowbrother believersand livesister lives in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble.

1 John 2:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ μισῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ ἐστὶν καὶ ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ περιπατεῖ, καὶ οὐκ οἶδεν ποῦ ὑπάγει, ὅτι ἡ σκοτία ἐτύφλωσεν τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984But whoever hates his brother is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness; he does not know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded him.
TNIVBut those who hate a fellow believer are in the darkness and walk around in the darkness; they do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.
NIV2011But anyone who hates a brother or sister is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness. They do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.
Compared to NIV1984But whoeveranyone who hates hisa brother or sister is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness; he. They doesdo not know where hethey isare going, because the darkness has blinded himthem.
Compared to TNIVBut thoseanyone who hatehates a fellowbrother believeror aresister is in the darkness and walkwalks around in the darkness; they. They do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.

1 John 3:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐν τούτῳ φανερά ἐστιν τὰ τέκνα τοῦ θεοῦ καὶ τὰ τέκνα τοῦ διαβόλου· πᾶς ὁ μὴ ποιῶν δικαιοσύνην οὐκ ἔστιν ἐκ τοῦ θεοῦ, καὶ ὁ μὴ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not a child of God; nor is anyone who does not love his brother.
TNIVThis is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Those who do not do what is right are not God's children; nor are those who do not love their brothers and sisters.
NIV2011This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not God's child, nor is anyone who does not love their brother and sister.
Compared to NIV1984This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not aGod's child of God; , nor is anyone who does not love histheir brother and sister.
Compared to TNIVThis is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: ThoseAnyone who dodoes not do what is right areis not God's children; child, nor areis thoseanyone who dodoes not love their brothersbrother and sisterssister.

1 John 3:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπᾶς ὁ μισῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἀνθρωποκτόνος ἐστίν, καὶ οἴδατε ὅτι πᾶς ἀνθρωποκτόνος οὐκ ἔχει ζωὴν αἰώνιον ἐν ⸀αὐτῷ μένουσαν.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ WH Treg NIV ] ἑαυτῷ RP
NIV1984Anyone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life in him.
TNIVAnyone who hates a fellow believer is a murderer, and you know that no murderers have eternal life in them.
NIV2011Anyone who hates a brother or sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.
Compared to NIV1984Anyone who hates hisa brother or sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.
Compared to TNIVAnyone who hates a fellowbrother believeror sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderersmurderer havehas eternal life residing in themhim.

1 John 3:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὃς δ’ ἂν ἔχῃ τὸν βίον τοῦ κόσμου καὶ θεωρῇ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ χρείαν ἔχοντα καὶ κλείσῃ τὰ σπλάγχνα αὐτοῦ ἀπ’ αὐτοῦ, πῶς ἡ ἀγάπη τοῦ θεοῦ μένει ἐν αὐτῷ;
NIV1984If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him?
TNIVIf any one of you has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be in you?
NIV2011If anyone has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be that person?
Compared to NIV1984If anyone has material possessions and sees hisa brother or sister in need but has no pity on himthem, how can the love of God be inthat himperson?
Compared to TNIVIf anyanyone one of you has material possessions and sees a brother or sister in need but has no pity on them, how can the love of God be inthat youperson?

1 John 4:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐάν τις εἴπῃ ὅτι Ἀγαπῶ τὸν θεόν, καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ μισῇ, ψεύστης ἐστίν· ὁ γὰρ μὴ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ὃν ἑώρακεν, τὸν θεὸν ὃν οὐχ ἑώρακεν ⸀οὐ δύναται ἀγαπᾶν.
SBLGNT apparatusοὐ WH Treg NIV ] πῶς RP
NIV1984If anyone says, "I love God," yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen.
TNIVIf we say we love God yet hate a brother or sister, we are liars. For if we do not love a fellow believer, whom we have seen, we cannot love God, whom we have not seen.
NIV2011Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.
Compared to NIV1984IfWhoever anyoneclaims says, "Ito love God," yet hates hisa brother, he or sister is a liar. For anyonewhoever who does not love histheir brother and sister, whom hethey hashave seen, cannot love God, whom hethey hashave not seen.
Compared to TNIVIfWhoever weclaims sayto we love God yet hatehates a brother or sister, we areis liarsa liar. For ifwhoever wedoes do not love atheir fellowbrother believerand sister, whom wethey have seen, we cannot love God, whom wethey have not seen.

1 John 4:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ταύτην τὴν ἐντολὴν ἔχομεν ἀπ’ αὐτοῦ, ἵνα ὁ ἀγαπῶν τὸν θεὸν ἀγαπᾷ καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984And he has given us this command: Whoever loves God must also love his brother.
TNIVAnd he has given us this command: Those who love God must also love one another.
NIV2011And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister.
Compared to NIV1984And he has given us this command: WhoeverAnyone who loves God must also love histheir brother and sister.
Compared to TNIVAnd he has given us this command: ThoseAnyone who loveloves God must also love onetheir anotherbrother and sister.

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.


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