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

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The word 'Sky' occurs 11 times more often in the NIV2011 (85 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (74 times). The word 'Sky' was removed in 12 verses, and added in 24 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Sky' 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 text2363.9%
New text in NIV20111336.1%

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

Verses where Sky was removed

Joshua 10:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וַיְהִ֞י בְּנֻסָ֣ם ׀ מִפְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל הֵ֞ם בְּמוֹרַ֤ד בֵּית־ חוֹרֹן֙ וַֽיהוָ֡ה הִשְׁלִ֣יךְ עֲלֵיהֶם֩ אֲבָנִ֨ים גְּדֹל֧וֹת מִן־ הַשָּׁמַ֛יִם עַד־ עֲזֵקָ֖ה וַיָּמֻ֑תוּ רַבִּ֗ים אֲשֶׁר־ מֵ֙תוּ֙ בְּאַבְנֵ֣י הַבָּרָ֔ד מֵאֲשֶׁ֥ר הָרְג֛וּ בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל בֶּחָֽרֶב׃
NIV1984As they fled before Israel on the road down from Beth Horon to Azekah, the LORD hurled large hailstones down on them from the sky, and more of them died from the hailstones than were killed by the swords of the Israelites.
TNIVAs they fled before Israel on the road down from Beth Horon to Azekah, the LORD hurled large hailstones down on them, and more of them died from the hail than were killed by the swords of the Israelites.
NIV2011As they fled before Israel on the road down from Beth Horon to Azekah, the LORD hurled large hailstones down on them, and more of them died from the hail than were killed by the swords of the Israelites.
Compared to NIV1984As they fled before Israel on the road down from Beth Horon to Azekah, the LORD hurled large hailstones down on them from the sky, and more of them died from the hailstoneshail than were killed by the swords of the Israelites.
Compared to TNIVAs they fled before Israel on the road down from Beth Horon to Azekah, the LORD hurled large hailstones down on them, and more of them died from the hail than were killed by the swords of the Israelites.

Judges 20:40

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהַמַּשְׂאֵ֗ת הֵחֵ֛לָּה לַעֲל֥וֹת מִן־ הָעִ֖יר עַמּ֣וּד עָשָׁ֑ן וַיִּ֤פֶן בִּנְיָמִן֙ אַחֲרָ֔יו וְהִנֵּ֛ה עָלָ֥ה כְלִיל־ הָעִ֖יר הַשָּׁמָֽיְמָה׃
NIV1984But when the column of smoke began to rise from the city, the Benjamites turned and saw the smoke of the whole city going up into the sky.
TNIVBut when the column of smoke began to rise from the city, the Benjamites turned and saw the smoke of the whole city going up into the sky.
NIV2011But when the column of smoke began to rise from the city, the Benjamites turned and saw the whole city going up in smoke.
Compared to NIV1984But when the column of smoke began to rise from the city, the Benjamites turned and saw the smoke of the whole city going up intoin the skysmoke.
Compared to TNIVBut when the column of smoke began to rise from the city, the Benjamites turned and saw the smoke of the whole city going up intoin the skysmoke.

Job 1:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSע֣וֹד ׀ זֶ֣ה מְדַבֵּ֗ר וְזֶה֮ בָּ֣א וַיֹּאמַר֒ אֵ֣שׁ אֱלֹהִ֗ים נָֽפְלָה֙ מִן־ הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וַתִּבְעַ֥ר בַּצֹּ֛אן וּבַנְּעָרִ֖ים וַתֹּאכְלֵ֑ם וָאִמָּ֨לְטָ֧ה רַק־ אֲנִ֛י לְבַדִּ֖י לְהַגִּ֥יד לָֽךְ׃
NIV1984While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the sky and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!"
TNIVWhile he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the sky and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!"
NIV2011While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the heavens and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!"
Compared to NIV1984While he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the skyheavens and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!"
Compared to TNIVWhile he was still speaking, another messenger came and said, "The fire of God fell from the skyheavens and burned up the sheep and the servants, and I am the only one who has escaped to tell you!"

Isaiah 50:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס אַלְבִּ֥ישׁ שָׁמַ֖יִם קַדְר֑וּת וְשַׂ֖ק אָשִׂ֥ים כְּסוּתָֽם׃
NIV1984I clothe the sky with darkness and make sackcloth its covering."
TNIVI clothe the heavens with darkness and make sackcloth its covering."
NIV2011I clothe the heavens with darkness and make sackcloth its covering."
Compared to NIV1984I clothe the skyheavens with darkness and make sackcloth its covering."
Compared to TNIVI clothe the heavens with darkness and make sackcloth its covering."

Jeremiah 10:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּ֣ה ׀ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֗ה אֶל־ דֶּ֤רֶךְ הַגּוֹיִם֙ אַל־ תִּלְמָ֔דוּ וּמֵאֹת֥וֹת הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם אַל־ תֵּחָ֑תּוּ כִּֽי־ יֵחַ֥תּוּ הַגּוֹיִ֖ם מֵהֵֽמָּה׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the sky, though the nations are terrified by them.
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the sky, though the nations are terrified by them.
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: "Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the heavens, though the nations are terrified by them.
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: "Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the skyheavens, though the nations are terrified by them.
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: "Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the skyheavens, though the nations are terrified by them.

Jeremiah 51:53

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כִּֽי־ תַעֲלֶ֤ה בָבֶל֙ הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וְכִ֥י תְבַצֵּ֖ר מְר֣וֹם עֻזָּ֑הּ מֵאִתִּ֗י יָבֹ֧אוּ שֹׁדְדִ֛ים לָ֖הּ נְאֻם־ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984Even if Babylon reaches the sky and fortifies her lofty stronghold, I will send destroyers against her," declares the LORD.
TNIVEven if Babylon reaches the sky and fortifies her lofty stronghold, I will send destroyers against her," declares the LORD.
NIV2011Even if Babylon ascends to the heavens and fortifies her lofty stronghold, I will send destroyers against her," declares the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984Even if Babylon reachesascends to the skyheavens and fortifies her lofty stronghold, I will send destroyers against her," declares the LORD.
Compared to TNIVEven if Babylon reachesascends to the skyheavens and fortifies her lofty stronghold, I will send destroyers against her," declares the LORD.

Joel 2:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלְפָנָיו֙ רָ֣גְזָה אֶ֔רֶץ רָעֲשׁ֖וּ שָׁמָ֑יִם שֶׁ֤מֶשׁ וְיָרֵ֙חַ֙ קָדָ֔רוּ וְכוֹכָבִ֖ים אָסְפ֥וּ נָגְהָֽם׃
NIV1984Before them the earth shakes, the sky trembles, the sun and moon are darkened, and the stars no longer shine.
TNIVBefore them the earth shakes, the heavens tremble, the sun and moon are darkened, and the stars no longer shine.
NIV2011Before them the earth shakes, the heavens tremble, the sun and moon are darkened, and the stars no longer shine.
Compared to NIV1984Before them the earth shakes, the skyheavens tremblestremble, the sun and moon are darkened, and the stars no longer shine.
Compared to TNIVBefore them the earth shakes, the heavens tremble, the sun and moon are darkened, and the stars no longer shine.

Joel 3:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיהוָ֞ה מִצִּיּ֣וֹן יִשְׁאָ֗ג וּמִירוּשָׁלִַ֙ם֙ יִתֵּ֣ן קוֹל֔וֹ וְרָעֲשׁ֖וּ שָׁמַ֣יִם וָאָ֑רֶץ וַֽיהוָה֙ מַֽחֲסֶ֣ה לְעַמּ֔וֹ וּמָע֖וֹז לִבְנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984The LORD will roar from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem; the earth and the sky will tremble. But the LORD will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of Israel.
TNIVThe LORD will roar from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem; the earth and the heavens will tremble. But the LORD will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of Israel.
NIV2011The LORD will roar from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem; the earth and the heavens will tremble. But the LORD will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of Israel.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD will roar from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem; the earth and the skyheavens will tremble. But the LORD will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of Israel.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD will roar from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem; the earth and the heavens will tremble. But the LORD will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of Israel.

Matthew 24:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ τότε φανήσεται τὸ σημεῖον τοῦ υἱοῦ τοῦ ἀνθρώπου ἐν ⸀τῷ οὐρανῷ, καὶ τότε κόψονται πᾶσαι αἱ φυλαὶ τῆς γῆς καὶ ὄψονται τὸν υἱὸν τοῦ ἀνθρώπου ἐρχόμενον ἐπὶ τῶν νεφελῶν τοῦ οὐρανοῦ μετὰ δυνάμεως καὶ δόξης πολλῆς·
SBLGNT apparatusτῷ RP ] – WH Treg NIV
NIV1984"At that time the sign of the Son of Man will appear in the sky, and all the nations of the earth will mourn. They will see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of the sky, with power and great glory.
TNIV"At that time the sign of the Son of Man will appear in the sky, and all the peoples of the earth will mourn. They will see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven, with power and great glory.
NIV2011"Then will appear the sign of the Son of Man in heaven. And then all the peoples of the earth will mourn when they see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven, with power and great glory.
Compared to NIV1984"AtThen thatwill timeappear the sign of the Son of Man will appear in theheaven. And sky, andthen all the nationspeoples of the earth will mourn. They willwhen they see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of the skyheaven, with power and great glory.
Compared to TNIV"AtThen thatwill timeappear the sign of the Son of Man will appear in theheaven. And sky, andthen all the peoples of the earth will mourn. They willwhen they see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven, with power and great glory.

Revelation 6:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ὁ οὐρανὸς ἀπεχωρίσθη ὡς βιβλίον ἑλισσόμενον, καὶ πᾶν ὄρος καὶ νῆσος ἐκ τῶν τόπων αὐτῶν ἐκινήθησαν.
NIV1984The sky receded like a scroll, rolling up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place.
TNIVThe sky receded like a scroll, rolling up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place.
NIV2011The heavens receded like a scroll being rolled up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place.
Compared to NIV1984The skyheavens receded like a scroll, rolling being rolled up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place.
Compared to TNIVThe skyheavens receded like a scroll, rolling being rolled up, and every mountain and island was removed from its place.

Revelation 11:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοὗτοι ἔχουσιν ⸂τὴν ἐξουσίαν κλεῖσαι τὸν οὐρανόν⸃, ἵνα μὴ ὑετὸς βρέχῃ τὰς ἡμέρας τῆς προφητείας αὐτῶν, καὶ ἐξουσίαν ἔχουσιν ἐπὶ τῶν ὑδάτων στρέφειν αὐτὰ εἰς αἷμα καὶ πατάξαι τὴν γῆν ⸂ἐν πάσῃ πληγῇ ὁσάκις ἐὰν θελήσωσιν⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusτὴν ἐξουσίαν κλεῖσαι τὸν οὐρανόν WH Treg NIV ] τὸν οὐρανόν ἐξουσίαν κλεῖσαι RP • ἐν πάσῃ πληγῇ ὁσάκις ἐὰν θελήσωσιν WH Treg NIV ] ὁσάκις ἐὰν θελήσωσιν ἐν πάσῃ πληγῇ RP
NIV1984These men have power to shut up the sky so that it will not rain during the time they are prophesying; and they have power to turn the waters into blood and to strike the earth with every kind of plague as often as they want.
TNIVThey have power to shut up the sky so that it will not rain during the time they are prophesying; and they have power to turn the waters into blood and to strike the earth with every kind of plague as often as they want.
NIV2011They have power to shut up the heavens so that it will not rain during the time they are prophesying; and they have power to turn the waters into blood and to strike the earth with every kind of plague as often as they want.
Compared to NIV1984TheseThey men have power to shut up the skyheavens so that it will not rain during the time they are prophesying; and they have power to turn the waters into blood and to strike the earth with every kind of plague as often as they want.
Compared to TNIVThey have power to shut up the skyheavens so that it will not rain during the time they are prophesying; and they have power to turn the waters into blood and to strike the earth with every kind of plague as often as they want.

Revelation 20:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΚαὶ εἶδον θρόνον μέγαν λευκὸν καὶ τὸν καθήμενον ⸂ἐπ’ αὐτοῦ⸃, οὗ ἀπὸ ⸀τοῦ προσώπου ἔφυγεν ἡ γῆ καὶ ὁ οὐρανός, καὶ τόπος οὐχ εὑρέθη αὐτοῖς.
SBLGNT apparatusἐπ’ αὐτοῦ WH ] ἐπ’ αὐτόν NIV RP; ἐπάνω αὐτοῦ Treg • τοῦ WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. Earth and sky fled from his presence, and there was no place for them.
TNIVThen I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. The earth and the heavens fled from his presence, and there was no place for them.
NIV2011Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. The earth and the heavens fled from his presence, and there was no place for them.
Compared to NIV1984Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. EarthThe earth and skythe heavens fled from his presence, and there was no place for them.
Compared to TNIVThen I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. The earth and the heavens fled from his presence, and there was no place for them.

Verses where Sky was added

Genesis 1:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֱלֹהִ֔ים נַֽעֲשֶׂ֥ה אָדָ֛ם בְּצַלְמֵ֖נוּ כִּדְמוּתֵ֑נוּ וְיִרְדּוּ֩ בִדְגַ֨ת הַיָּ֜ם וּבְע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֗יִם וּבַבְּהֵמָה֙ וּבְכָל־ הָאָ֔רֶץ וּבְכָל־ הָרֶ֖מֶשׂ הָֽרֹמֵ֥שׂ עַל־ הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Then God said, "Let us make man in our image, in our likeness, and let them rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air, over the livestock, over all the earth, and over all the creatures that move along the ground."
TNIVThen God said, "Let us make human beings in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground."
NIV2011Then God said, "Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground."
Compared to NIV1984Then God said, "Let us make manmankind in our image, in our likeness, andso letthat themthey may rule over the fish ofin the sea and the birds ofin the airsky, over the livestock, over and all the earthwild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground."
Compared to TNIVThen God said, "Let us make human beingsmankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground."

Genesis 1:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְבָ֣רֶךְ אֹתָם֮ אֱלֹהִים֒ וַיֹּ֨אמֶר לָהֶ֜ם אֱלֹהִ֗ים פְּר֥וּ וּרְב֛וּ וּמִלְא֥וּ אֶת־ הָאָ֖רֶץ וְכִבְשֻׁ֑הָ וּרְד֞וּ בִּדְגַ֤ת הַיָּם֙ וּבְע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וּבְכָל־ חַיָּ֖ה הָֽרֹמֶ֥שֶׂת עַל־ הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984God blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish of the sea and the birds of the air and over every living creature that moves on the ground."
TNIVGod blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground."
NIV2011God blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground."
Compared to NIV1984God blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish ofin the sea and the birds ofin the airsky and over every living creature that moves on the ground."
Compared to TNIVGod blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky and over every living creature that moves on the ground."

Genesis 1:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּֽלְכָל־ חַיַּ֣ת הָ֠אָרֶץ וּלְכָל־ ע֨וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֜יִם וּלְכֹ֣ל ׀ רוֹמֵ֣שׂ עַל־ הָאָ֗רֶץ אֲשֶׁר־ בּוֹ֙ נֶ֣פֶשׁ חַיָּ֔ה אֶת־ כָּל־ יֶ֥רֶק עֵ֖שֶׂב לְאָכְלָ֑ה וַֽיְהִי־ כֵֽן׃
NIV1984And to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds of the air and all the creatures that move on the ground--everything that has the breath of life in it--I give every green plant for food." And it was so.
TNIVAnd to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds in the sky and all the creatures that move on the ground--everything that has the breath of life in it--I give every green plant for food." And it was so.
NIV2011And to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds in the sky and all the creatures that move along the ground--everything that has the breath of life in it--I give every green plant for food." And it was so.
Compared to NIV1984And to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds ofin the airsky and all the creatures that move onalong the ground--everything that has the breath of life in it--I give every green plant for food." And it was so.
Compared to TNIVAnd to all the beasts of the earth and all the birds in the sky and all the creatures that move onalong the ground--everything that has the breath of life in it--I give every green plant for food." And it was so.

Genesis 2:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּצֶר֩ יְהוָ֨ה אֱלֹהִ֜ים מִן־ הָֽאֲדָמָ֗ה כָּל־ חַיַּ֤ת הַשָּׂדֶה֙ וְאֵת֙ כָּל־ ע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וַיָּבֵא֙ אֶל־ הָ֣אָדָ֔ם לִרְא֖וֹת מַה־ יִּקְרָא־ ל֑וֹ וְכֹל֩ אֲשֶׁ֨ר יִקְרָא־ ל֧וֹ הָֽאָדָ֛ם נֶ֥פֶשׁ חַיָּ֖ה ה֥וּא שְׁמֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Now the LORD God had formed out of the ground all the beasts of the field and all the birds of the air. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name.
TNIVNow the LORD God had formed out of the ground all the wild animals and all the birds in the sky. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name.
NIV2011Now the LORD God had formed out of the ground all the wild animals and all the birds in the sky. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name.
Compared to NIV1984Now the LORD God had formed out of the ground all the beastswild ofanimals the field and all the birds ofin the airsky. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name.
Compared to TNIVNow the LORD God had formed out of the ground all the wild animals and all the birds in the sky. He brought them to the man to see what he would name them; and whatever the man called each living creature, that was its name.

Genesis 2:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיִּקְרָ֨א הָֽאָדָ֜ם שֵׁמ֗וֹת לְכָל־ הַבְּהֵמָה֙ וּלְע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וּלְכֹ֖ל חַיַּ֣ת הַשָּׂדֶ֑ה וּלְאָדָ֕ם לֹֽא־ מָצָ֥א עֵ֖זֶר כְּנֶגְדּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984So the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds of the air and all the beasts of the field. But for Adam no suitable helper was found.
TNIVSo the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds in the sky and all the wild animals. But for Adam no suitable helper was found.
NIV2011So the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds in the sky and all the wild animals. But for Adam no suitable helper was found.
Compared to NIV1984So the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds ofin the airsky and all the beastswild of the fieldanimals. But for Adam no suitable helper was found.
Compared to TNIVSo the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds in the sky and all the wild animals. But for Adam no suitable helper was found.

Genesis 9:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּמוֹרַאֲכֶ֤ם וְחִתְּכֶם֙ יִֽהְיֶ֔ה עַ֚ל כָּל־ חַיַּ֣ת הָאָ֔רֶץ וְעַ֖ל כָּל־ ע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמָ֑יִם בְּכֹל֩ אֲשֶׁ֨ר תִּרְמֹ֧שׂ הָֽאֲדָמָ֛ה וּֽבְכָל־ דְּגֵ֥י הַיָּ֖ם בְּיֶדְכֶ֥ם נִתָּֽנוּ׃
NIV1984The fear and dread of you will fall upon all the beasts of the earth and all the birds of the air, upon every creature that moves along the ground, and upon all the fish of the sea; they are given into your hands.
TNIVThe fear and dread of you will fall on all the beasts of the earth and all the birds in the sky, on every creature that moves along the ground, and on all the fish in the sea; they are given into your hands.
NIV2011The fear and dread of you will fall on all the beasts of the earth, and on all the birds in the sky, on every creature that moves along the ground, and on all the fish in the sea; they are given into your hands.
Compared to NIV1984The fear and dread of you will fall uponon all the beasts of the earth , and on all the birds ofin the airsky, uponon every creature that moves along the ground, and uponon all the fish ofin the sea; they are given into your hands.
Compared to TNIVThe fear and dread of you will fall on all the beasts of the earth , and on all the birds in the sky, on every creature that moves along the ground, and on all the fish in the sea; they are given into your hands.

Genesis 15:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיּוֹצֵ֨א אֹת֜וֹ הַח֗וּצָה וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ הַבֶּט־ נָ֣א הַשָּׁמַ֗יְמָה וּסְפֹר֙ הַכּ֣וֹכָבִ֔ים אִם־ תּוּכַ֖ל לִסְפֹּ֣ר אֹתָ֑ם וַיֹּ֣אמֶר ל֔וֹ כֹּ֥ה יִהְיֶ֖ה זַרְעֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984He took him outside and said, "Look up at the heavens and count the stars--if indeed you can count them." Then he said to him, "So shall your offspring be."
TNIVHe took him outside and said, "Look up at the heavens and count the stars--if indeed you can count them." Then he said to him, "So shall your offspring be."
NIV2011He took him outside and said, "Look up at the sky and count the stars--if indeed you can count them." Then he said to him, "So shall your offspring be."
Compared to NIV1984He took him outside and said, "Look up at the heavenssky and count the stars--if indeed you can count them." Then he said to him, "So shall your offspring be."
Compared to TNIVHe took him outside and said, "Look up at the heavenssky and count the stars--if indeed you can count them." Then he said to him, "So shall your offspring be."

Job 12:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְֽאוּלָ֗ם שְׁאַל־ נָ֣א בְהֵמ֣וֹת וְתֹרֶ֑ךָּ וְע֥וֹף הַ֝שָּׁמַ֗יִם וְיַגֶּד־ לָֽךְ׃
NIV1984"But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds of the air, and they will tell you;
TNIV"But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you;
NIV2011"But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you;
Compared to NIV1984"But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds ofin the airsky, and they will tell you;
Compared to TNIV"But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds in the sky, and they will tell you;

Job 28:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְֽ֭נֶעֶלְמָה מֵעֵינֵ֣י כָל־ חָ֑י וּמֵע֖וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֣יִם נִסְתָּֽרָה׃
NIV1984It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds of the air.
TNIVIt is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds in the sky.
NIV2011It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds in the sky.
Compared to NIV1984It is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds ofin the airsky.
Compared to TNIVIt is hidden from the eyes of every living thing, concealed even from the birds in the sky.

Job 35:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמַ֭לְּפֵנוּ מִבַּהֲמ֣וֹת אָ֑רֶץ וּמֵע֖וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֣יִם יְחַכְּמֵֽנוּ׃
NIV1984who teaches more to us than to the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds of the air?'
TNIVwho teaches us more than he teaches the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds in the sky?'
NIV2011who teaches us more than he teaches the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds in the sky?'
Compared to NIV1984who teaches more to us more than tohe teaches the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds ofin the airsky?'
Compared to TNIVwho teaches us more than he teaches the beasts of the earth and makes us wiser than the birds in the sky?'

Psalms 8:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSצֹנֶ֣ה וַאֲלָפִ֣ים כֻּלָּ֑ם וְ֝גַ֗ם בַּהֲמ֥וֹת שָׂדָֽי׃
NIV1984the birds of the air, and the fish of the sea, all that swim the paths of the seas.
TNIVthe birds in the sky, and the fish in the sea, all that swim the paths of the seas.
NIV2011the birds in the sky, and the fish in the sea, all that swim the paths of the seas.
Compared to NIV1984the birds ofin the airsky, and the fish ofin the sea, all that swim the paths of the seas.
Compared to TNIVthe birds in the sky, and the fish in the sea, all that swim the paths of the seas.

Psalms 79:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנָֽתְנ֡וּ אֶת־ נִבְלַ֬ת עֲבָדֶ֗יךָ מַ֭אֲכָל לְע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמָ֑יִם בְּשַׂ֥ר חֲ֝סִידֶ֗יךָ לְחַיְתוֹ־ אָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984They have given the dead bodies of your servants as food to the birds of the air, the flesh of your saints to the beasts of the earth.
TNIVThey have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.
NIV2011They have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.
Compared to NIV1984They have givenleft the dead bodies of your servants as food tofor the birds of the airsky, the flesh of your saintsown topeople for the beastsanimals of the earthwild.
Compared to TNIVThey have left the dead bodies of your servants as food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild.

Psalms 104:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעֲ֭לֵיהֶם עוֹף־ הַשָּׁמַ֣יִם יִשְׁכּ֑וֹן מִבֵּ֥ין עֳ֝פָאיִ֗ם יִתְּנוּ־ קֽוֹל׃
NIV1984The birds of the air nest by the waters; they sing among the branches.
TNIVThe birds of the sky nest by the waters; they sing among the branches.
NIV2011The birds of the sky nest by the waters; they sing among the branches.
Compared to NIV1984The birds of the airsky nest by the waters; they sing among the branches.
Compared to TNIVThe birds of the sky nest by the waters; they sing among the branches.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSגַּ֣ם בְּמַדָּֽעֲךָ֗ מֶ֚לֶךְ אַל־ תְּקַלֵּ֔ל וּבְחַדְרֵי֙ מִשְׁכָּ֣בְךָ֔ אַל־ תְּקַלֵּ֖ל עָשִׁ֑יר כִּ֣י ע֤וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֙יִם֙ יוֹלִ֣יךְ אֶת־ הַקּ֔וֹל וּבַ֥עַל יַגֵּ֥יד דָּבָֽר׃
NIV1984Do not revile the king even in your thoughts, or curse the rich in your bedroom, because a bird of the air may carry your words, and a bird on the wing may report what you say.
TNIVDo not revile the king even in your thoughts, or curse the rich in your bedroom, because a bird in the sky may carry your words, and a bird on the wing may report what you say.
NIV2011Do not revile the king even in your thoughts, or curse the rich in your bedroom, because a bird in the sky may carry your words, and a bird on the wing may report what you say.
Compared to NIV1984Do not revile the king even in your thoughts, or curse the rich in your bedroom, because a bird ofin the airsky may carry your words, and a bird on the wing may report what you say.
Compared to TNIVDo not revile the king even in your thoughts, or curse the rich in your bedroom, because a bird in the sky may carry your words, and a bird on the wing may report what you say.

Ezekiel 29:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּנְטַשְׁתִּ֣יךָ הַמִּדְבָּ֗רָה אוֹתְךָ֙ וְאֵת֙ כָּל־ דְּגַ֣ת יְאֹרֶ֔יךָ עַל־ פְּנֵ֤י הַשָּׂדֶה֙ תִּפּ֔וֹל לֹ֥א תֵאָסֵ֖ף וְלֹ֣א תִקָּבֵ֑ץ לְחַיַּ֥ת הָאָ֛רֶץ וּלְע֥וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם נְתַתִּ֥יךָ לְאָכְלָֽה׃
NIV1984I will leave you in the desert, you and all the fish of your streams. You will fall on the open field and not be gathered or picked up. I will give you as food to the beasts of the earth and the birds of the air.
TNIVI will leave you in the desert, you and all the fish of your streams. You will fall on the open field and not be gathered or picked up. I will give you as food to the beasts of the earth and the birds of the sky.
NIV2011I will leave you in the desert, you and all the fish of your streams. You will fall on the open field and not be gathered or picked up. I will give you as food to the beasts of the earth and the birds of the sky.
Compared to NIV1984I will leave you in the desert, you and all the fish of your streams. You will fall on the open field and not be gathered or picked up. I will give you as food to the beasts of the earth and the birds of the airsky.
Compared to TNIVI will leave you in the desert, you and all the fish of your streams. You will fall on the open field and not be gathered or picked up. I will give you as food to the beasts of the earth and the birds of the sky.

Ezekiel 31:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבִּסְעַפֹּתָ֤יו קִֽנְנוּ֙ כָּל־ ע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וְתַ֤חַת פֹּֽארֹתָיו֙ יָֽלְד֔וּ כֹּ֖ל חַיַּ֣ת הַשָּׂדֶ֑ה וּבְצִלּוֹ֙ יֵֽשְׁב֔וּ כֹּ֖ל גּוֹיִ֥ם רַבִּֽים׃
NIV1984All the birds of the air nested in its boughs, all the beasts of the field gave birth under its branches; all the great nations lived in its shade.
TNIVAll the birds of the sky nested in its boughs, all the animals of the wild gave birth under its branches; all the great nations lived in its shade.
NIV2011All the birds of the sky nested in its boughs, all the animals of the wild gave birth under its branches; all the great nations lived in its shade.
Compared to NIV1984All the birds of the airsky nested in its boughs, all the beastsanimals of the fieldwild gave birth under its branches; all the great nations lived in its shade.
Compared to TNIVAll the birds of the sky nested in its boughs, all the animals of the wild gave birth under its branches; all the great nations lived in its shade.

Ezekiel 32:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוּנְטַשְׁתִּ֣יךָ בָאָ֔רֶץ עַל־ פְּנֵ֥י הַשָּׂדֶ֖ה אֲטִילֶ֑ךָ וְהִשְׁכַּנְתִּ֤י עָלֶ֙יךָ֙ כָּל־ ע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וְהִשְׂבַּעְתִּ֥י מִמְּךָ֖ חַיַּ֥ת כָּל־ הָאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984I will throw you on the land and hurl you on the open field. I will let all the birds of the air settle on you and all the beasts of the earth gorge themselves on you.
TNIVI will throw you on the land and hurl you on the open field. I will let all the birds of the sky settle on you and all the animals of the wild gorge themselves on you.
NIV2011I will throw you on the land and hurl you on the open field. I will let all the birds of the sky settle on you and all the animals of the wild gorge themselves on you.
Compared to NIV1984I will throw you on the land and hurl you on the open field. I will let all the birds of the airsky settle on you and all the beastsanimals of the earthwild gorge themselves on you.
Compared to TNIVI will throw you on the land and hurl you on the open field. I will let all the birds of the sky settle on you and all the animals of the wild gorge themselves on you.

Ezekiel 38:20

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְרָעֲשׁ֣וּ מִפָּנַ֡י דְּגֵ֣י הַיָּם֩ וְע֨וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֜יִם וְחַיַּ֣ת הַשָּׂדֶ֗ה וְכָל־ הָרֶ֙מֶשׂ֙ הָרֹמֵ֣שׂ עַל־ הָֽאֲדָמָ֔ה וְכֹל֙ הָֽאָדָ֔ם אֲשֶׁ֖ר עַל־ פְּנֵ֣י הָאֲדָמָ֑ה וְנֶהֶרְס֣וּ הֶהָרִ֗ים וְנָֽפְלוּ֙ הַמַּדְרֵג֔וֹת וְכָל־ חוֹמָ֖ה לָאָ֥רֶץ תִּפּֽוֹל׃
NIV1984The fish of the sea, the birds of the air, the beasts of the field, every creature that moves along the ground, and all the people on the face of the earth will tremble at my presence. The mountains will be overturned, the cliffs will crumble and every wall will fall to the ground.
TNIVThe fish in the sea, the birds in the sky, the beasts of the field, every creature that moves along the ground, and all the people on the face of the earth will tremble at my presence. The mountains will be overturned, the cliffs will crumble and every wall will fall to the ground.
NIV2011The fish in the sea, the birds in the sky, the beasts of the field, every creature that moves along the ground, and all the people on the face of the earth will tremble at my presence. The mountains will be overturned, the cliffs will crumble and every wall will fall to the ground.
Compared to NIV1984The fish ofin the sea, the birds ofin the airsky, the beasts of the field, every creature that moves along the ground, and all the people on the face of the earth will tremble at my presence. The mountains will be overturned, the cliffs will crumble and every wall will fall to the ground.
Compared to TNIVThe fish in the sea, the birds in the sky, the beasts of the field, every creature that moves along the ground, and all the people on the face of the earth will tremble at my presence. The mountains will be overturned, the cliffs will crumble and every wall will fall to the ground.

Daniel 2:38

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּבְכָל־ דִּ֣י בְּֽנֵי־ אֲ֠נָשָׁא חֵיוַ֨ת בָּרָ֤א וְעוֹף־ שְׁמַיָּא֙ יְהַ֣ב בִּידָ֔ךְ וְהַשְׁלְטָ֖ךְ בְּכָלְּה֑וֹן ה֔וּא9 רֵאשָׁ֖ה דִּ֥י דַהֲבָֽא׃
NIV1984in your hands he has placed mankind and the beasts of the field and the birds of the air. Wherever they live, he has made you ruler over them all. You are that head of gold.
TNIVin your hands he has placed all people everywhere and the beasts of the field and the birds in the sky. Wherever they live, he has made you ruler over them all. You are that head of gold.
NIV2011in your hands he has placed all mankind and the beasts of the field and the birds in the sky. Wherever they live, he has made you ruler over them all. You are that head of gold.
Compared to NIV1984in your hands he has placed all mankind and the beasts of the field and the birds ofin the airsky. Wherever they live, he has made you ruler over them all. You are that head of gold.
Compared to TNIVin your hands he has placed all people everywheremankind and the beasts of the field and the birds in the sky. Wherever they live, he has made you ruler over them all. You are that head of gold.

Hosea 2:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָיָ֤ה בַיּוֹם־ הַהוּא֙ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֔ה תִּקְרְאִ֖י אִישִׁ֑י וְלֹֽא־ תִקְרְאִי־ לִ֥י ע֖וֹד בַּעְלִֽי׃
NIV1984In that day I will make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field and the birds of the air and the creatures that move along the ground. Bow and sword and battle I will abolish from the land, so that all may lie down in safety.
TNIVIn that day I will make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the creatures that move along the ground. Bow and sword and battle I will abolish from the land, so that all may lie down in safety.
NIV2011In that day I will make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the creatures that move along the ground. Bow and sword and battle I will abolish from the land, so that all may lie down in safety.
Compared to NIV1984In that day I will make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field and , the birds ofin the airsky and the creatures that move along the ground. Bow and sword and battle I will abolish from the land, so that all may lie down in safety.
Compared to TNIVIn that day I will make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the creatures that move along the ground. Bow and sword and battle I will abolish from the land, so that all may lie down in safety.

Hosea 4:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעַל־ כֵּ֣ן ׀ תֶּאֱבַ֣ל הָאָ֗רֶץ וְאֻמְלַל֙ כָּל־ יוֹשֵׁ֣ב בָּ֔הּ בְּחַיַּ֥ת הַשָּׂדֶ֖ה וּבְע֣וֹף הַשָּׁמָ֑יִם וְגַם־ דְּגֵ֥י הַיָּ֖ם יֵאָסֵֽפוּ׃
NIV1984Because of this the land mourns, and all who live in it waste away; the beasts of the field and the birds of the air and the fish of the sea are dying.
TNIVBecause of this the land dries up, and all who live in it waste away; the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea are swept away.
NIV2011Because of this the land dries up, and all who live in it waste away; the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea are swept away.
Compared to NIV1984Because of this the land mournsdries up, and all who live in it waste away; the beasts of the field and , the birds ofin the airsky and the fish ofin the sea are dyingswept away.
Compared to TNIVBecause of this the land dries up, and all who live in it waste away; the beasts of the field, the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea are swept away.

Hosea 7:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס כַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר יֵלֵ֗כוּ אֶפְר֤וֹשׂ עֲלֵיהֶם֙ רִשְׁתִּ֔י כְּע֥וֹף הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם אֽוֹרִידֵ֑ם אַיְסִרֵ֕ם כְּשֵׁ֖מַע לַעֲדָתָֽם׃
NIV1984When they go, I will throw my net over them; I will pull them down like birds of the air. When I hear them flocking together, I will catch them.
TNIVWhen they go, I will throw my net over them; I will pull them down like the birds in the sky. When I hear them flocking together, I will catch them.
NIV2011When they go, I will throw my net over them; I will pull them down like the birds in the sky. When I hear them flocking together, I will catch them.
Compared to NIV1984When they go, I will throw my net over them; I will pull them down like the birds ofin the airsky. When I hear them flocking together, I will catch them.
Compared to TNIVWhen they go, I will throw my net over them; I will pull them down like the birds in the sky. When I hear them flocking together, I will catch them.

Zephaniah 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָסֵ֨ף אָדָ֜ם וּבְהֵמָ֗ה אָסֵ֤ף עוֹף־ הַשָּׁמַ֙יִם֙ וּדְגֵ֣י הַיָּ֔ם וְהַמַּכְשֵׁל֖וֹת אֶת־ הָרְשָׁעִ֑ים וְהִכְרַתִּ֣י אֶת־ הָאָדָ֗ם מֵעַ֛ל פְּנֵ֥י הָאֲדָמָ֖ה נְאֻם־ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984"I will sweep away both men and animals; I will sweep away the birds of the air and the fish of the sea. The wicked will have only heaps of rubble when I cut off man from the face of the earth," declares the LORD.
TNIV"I will sweep away both people and animals; I will sweep away the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea-- and the idols that cause the wicked to stumble." "When I destroy all people on the face of the earth," declares the LORD,
NIV2011"I will sweep away both man and beast; I will sweep away the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea-- and the idols that cause the wicked to stumble." "When I destroy all mankind on the face of the earth," declares the LORD,
Compared to NIV1984"I will sweep away both menman and animalsbeast; I will sweep away the birds ofin the airsky and the fish ofin the sea. The-- and wickedthe willidols havethat onlycause heapsthe ofwicked rubbleto whenstumble." "When I cutdestroy offall manmankind fromon the face of the earth," declares the LORD.,
Compared to TNIV"I will sweep away both peopleman and animalsbeast; I will sweep away the birds in the sky and the fish in the sea-- and the idols that cause the wicked to stumble." "When I destroy all peoplemankind on the face of the earth," declares the LORD,

Philippians 2:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἵνα γένησθε ἄμεμπτοι καὶ ἀκέραιοι, τέκνα θεοῦ ⸂ἄμωμα μέσον⸃ γενεᾶς σκολιᾶς καὶ διεστραμμένης, ἐν οἷς φαίνεσθε ὡς φωστῆρες ἐν κόσμῳ
SBLGNT apparatusἄμωμα μέσον WH Treg NIV ] ἀμώμητα ἐν μέσῳ RP
NIV1984so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved generation, in which you shine like stars in the universe
TNIVso that you may become blameless and pure, "children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation." Then you will shine among them like stars in the sky
NIV2011so that you may become blameless and pure, "children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation." Then you will shine among them like stars in the sky
Compared to NIV1984so that you may become blameless and pure, , "children of God without fault in a crookedwarped and depravedcrooked generation, in." Then which you will shine among them like stars in the universesky
Compared to TNIVso that you may become blameless and pure, "children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation." Then you will shine among them like stars in the sky


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