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

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The word 'Speaks' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (49 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (51 times). The word 'Speaks' was removed in 6 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Speaks' 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 text880.0%
New text in NIV2011220.0%

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

Verses where Speaks was removed

Psalms 37:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSפִּֽי־ צַ֭דִּיק יֶהְגֶּ֣ה חָכְמָ֑ה וּ֝לְשׁוֹנ֗וֹ תְּדַבֵּ֥ר מִשְׁפָּֽט׃
NIV1984The mouth of the righteous man utters wisdom, and his tongue speaks what is just.
TNIVThe mouths of the righteous utter wisdom, and their tongues speak what is just.
NIV2011The mouths of the righteous utter wisdom, and their tongues speak what is just.
Compared to NIV1984The mouthmouths of the righteous manutter utters wisdom, and histheir tonguetongues speaksspeak what is just.
Compared to TNIVThe mouths of the righteous utter wisdom, and their tongues speak what is just.

Proverbs 13:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנֹצֵ֣ר פִּ֭יו שֹׁמֵ֣ר נַפְשׁ֑וֹ פֹּשֵׂ֥ק שְׂ֝פָתָ֗יו מְחִתָּה־ לֽוֹ׃
NIV1984He who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.
TNIVThose who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.
NIV2011Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.
Compared to NIV1984HeThose who guardsguard histheir lips guardspreserve histheir lifelives, but hethose who speaksspeak rashly will come to ruin.
Compared to TNIVThose who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.

Isaiah 32:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י נָבָל֙ נְבָלָ֣ה יְדַבֵּ֔ר וְלִבּ֖וֹ יַעֲשֶׂה־ אָ֑וֶן לַעֲשׂ֣וֹת חֹ֗נֶף וּלְדַבֵּ֤ר אֶל־ יְהוָה֙ תּוֹעָ֔ה לְהָרִיק֙ נֶ֣פֶשׁ רָעֵ֔ב וּמַשְׁקֶ֥ה צָמֵ֖א יַחְסִֽיר׃
NIV1984For the fool speaks folly, his mind is busy with evil: He practices ungodliness and spreads error concerning the LORD; the hungry he leaves empty and from the thirsty he withholds water.
TNIVFor fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.
NIV2011For fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.
Compared to NIV1984For thefools foolspeak speaks folly, histheir mindhearts isare busybent withon evil: HeThey practicespractice ungodliness and spreadsspread error concerning the LORD; the hungry hethey leavesleave empty and from the thirsty hethey withholdswithhold water.
Compared to TNIVFor fools speak folly, their hearts are bent on evil: They practice ungodliness and spread error concerning the LORD; the hungry they leave empty and from the thirsty they withhold water.

Isaiah 33:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֹלֵ֣ךְ צְדָק֔וֹת וְדֹבֵ֖ר מֵֽישָׁרִ֑ים מֹאֵ֞ס בְּבֶ֣צַע מַעֲשַׁקּ֗וֹת נֹעֵ֤ר כַּפָּיו֙ מִתְּמֹ֣ךְ בַּשֹּׁ֔חַד אֹטֵ֤ם אָזְנוֹ֙ מִשְּׁמֹ֣עַ דָּמִ֔ים וְעֹצֵ֥ם עֵינָ֖יו מֵרְא֥וֹת בְּרָֽע׃
NIV1984He who walks righteously and speaks what is right, who rejects gain from extortion and keeps his hand from accepting bribes, who stops his ears against plots of murder and shuts his eyes against contemplating evil--
TNIVThose who walk righteously and speak what is right, who reject gain from extortion and keep their hands from accepting bribes, who stop their ears against plots of murder and shut their eyes against contemplating evil--
NIV2011Those who walk righteously and speak what is right, who reject gain from extortion and keep their hands from accepting bribes, who stop their ears against plots of murder and shut their eyes against contemplating evil--
Compared to NIV1984HeThose who walkswalk righteously and speaksspeak what is right, who rejectsreject gain from extortion and keepskeep histheir handhands from accepting bribes, who stopsstop histheir ears against plots of murder and shutsshut histheir eyes against contemplating evil--
Compared to TNIVThose who walk righteously and speak what is right, who reject gain from extortion and keep their hands from accepting bribes, who stop their ears against plots of murder and shut their eyes against contemplating evil--

Jeremiah 9:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס הַעַל־ אֵ֥לֶּה לֹֽא־ אֶפְקָד־ בָּ֖ם נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֑ה אִ֚ם בְּג֣וֹי אֲשֶׁר־ כָּזֶ֔ה לֹ֥א תִתְנַקֵּ֖ם נַפְשִֽׁי׃
NIV1984Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks with deceit. With his mouth each speaks cordially to his neighbor, but in his heart he sets a trap for him.
TNIVTheir tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.
NIV2011Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.
Compared to NIV1984Their tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks with deceitdeceitfully. With histheir mouthmouths eachthey speaksall speak cordially to histheir neighborneighbors, but in histheir hearthearts hethey setsset atraps trap for himthem.
Compared to TNIVTheir tongue is a deadly arrow; it speaks deceitfully. With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors, but in their hearts they set traps for them.

1 John 2:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΤεκνία μου, ταῦτα γράφω ὑμῖν ἵνα μὴ ἁμάρτητε. καὶ ἐάν τις ἁμάρτῃ, παράκλητον ἔχομεν πρὸς τὸν πατέρα Ἰησοῦν Χριστὸν δίκαιον,
NIV1984My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
TNIVMy dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
NIV2011My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
Compared to NIV1984My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have onean whoadvocate speakswith to the Father in our defense--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
Compared to TNIVMy dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.

Verses where Speaks was added

Proverbs 22:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֹהֵ֥ב לֵ֑ב חֵ֥ן שְׂ֝פָתָ֗יו רֵעֵ֥הוּ מֶֽלֶךְ׃
NIV1984He who loves a pure heart and whose speech is gracious will have the king for his friend.
TNIVOne who loves a pure heart and who speaks with grace will have the king for a friend.
NIV2011One who loves a pure heart and who speaks with grace will have the king for a friend.
Compared to NIV1984HeOne who loves a pure heart and whosewho speechspeaks iswith graciousgrace will have the king for hisa friend.
Compared to TNIVOne who loves a pure heart and who speaks with grace will have the king for a friend.

Hosea 4:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעַמִּי֙ בְּעֵצ֣וֹ יִשְׁאָ֔ל וּמַקְל֖וֹ יַגִּ֣יד ל֑וֹ כִּ֣י ר֤וּחַ זְנוּנִים֙ הִתְעָ֔ה וַיִּזְנ֖וּ מִתַּ֥חַת אֱלֹהֵיהֶֽם׃
NIV1984of my people. They consult a wooden idol and are answered by a stick of wood. A spirit of prostitution leads them astray; they are unfaithful to their God.
TNIVMy people consult a wooden idol and are answered by a stick of wood. A spirit of prostitution leads them astray; they are unfaithful to their God.
NIV2011My people consult a wooden idol, and a diviner's rod speaks to them. A spirit of prostitution leads them astray; they are unfaithful to their God.
Compared to NIV1984ofMy my people. They consult a wooden idol , and area answereddiviner's byrod aspeaks stickto of woodthem. A spirit of prostitution leads them astray; they are unfaithful to their God.
Compared to TNIVMy people consult a wooden idol , and area answereddiviner's byrod aspeaks stickto of woodthem. A spirit of prostitution leads them astray; they are unfaithful to their God.

Luke 6:26

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΟὐαὶ ὅταν ⸂καλῶς ὑμᾶς⸃ εἴπωσιν ⸀πάντες οἱ ἄνθρωποι, κατὰ ⸂τὰ αὐτὰ⸃ γὰρ ἐποίουν τοῖς ψευδοπροφήταις οἱ πατέρες αὐτῶν.
SBLGNT apparatusκαλῶς ὑμᾶς WH Treg RP ] ὑμᾶς καλῶς NIV • πάντες WH Treg NIV ] – RP • τὰ αὐτὰ WH Treg NIV ] ταῦτα RP
NIV1984Woe to you when all men speak well of you, for that is how their fathers treated the false prophets.
TNIVWoe to you when everyone speaks well of you, for that is how their ancestors treated the false prophets.
NIV2011Woe to you when everyone speaks well of you, for that is how their ancestors treated the false prophets.
Compared to NIV1984Woe to you when alleveryone menspeaks speak well of you, for that is how their fathersancestors treated the false prophets.
Compared to TNIVWoe to you when everyone speaks well of you, for that is how their ancestors treated the false prophets.

1 Peter 4:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἴ τις λαλεῖ, ὡς λόγια θεοῦ· εἴ τις διακονεῖ, ὡς ἐξ ἰσχύος ⸀ἧς χορηγεῖ ὁ θεός· ἵνα ἐν πᾶσιν δοξάζηται ὁ θεὸς διὰ Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ, ᾧ ἐστιν ἡ δόξα καὶ τὸ κράτος εἰς τοὺς αἰῶνας τῶν αἰώνων· ἀμήν.
SBLGNT apparatusἧς WH Treg NIV] ὡς RP
NIV1984If anyone speaks, he should do it as one speaking the very words of God. If anyone serves, he should do it with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
TNIVIf you speak, you should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If you serve, you should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
NIV2011If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
Compared to NIV1984If anyone speaks, hethey should do itso as one speakingwho speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, hethey should do itso with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
Compared to TNIVIf youanyone speakspeaks, youthey should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If youanyone serveserves, youthey should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.


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