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

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The word 'Tested' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (26 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (29 times). The word 'Tested' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Tested' 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 text133.3%
New text in NIV2011266.7%

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

Verses where Tested was removed

Exodus 15:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּצְעַ֣ק אֶל־ יְהוָ֗ה וַיּוֹרֵ֤הוּ יְהוָה֙ עֵ֔ץ וַיַּשְׁלֵךְ֙ אֶל־ הַמַּ֔יִם וַֽיִּמְתְּק֖וּ הַמָּ֑יִם שָׁ֣ם שָׂ֥ם ל֛וֹ חֹ֥ק וּמִשְׁפָּ֖ט וְשָׁ֥ם נִסָּֽהוּ׃
NIV1984Then Moses cried out to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a piece of wood. He threw it into the water, and the water became sweet. There the LORD made a decree and a law for them, and there he tested them.
TNIVThen Moses cried out to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a piece of wood. He threw it into the water, and the water became sweet. There the LORD issued a ruling and instruction for them and put them to the test.
NIV2011Then Moses cried out to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a piece of wood. He threw it into the water, and the water became fit to drink. There the LORD issued a ruling and instruction for them and put them to the test.
Compared to NIV1984Then Moses cried out to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a piece of wood. He threw it into the water, and the water became sweetfit to drink. There the LORD madeissued a decreeruling and ainstruction law for them, and thereput hethem testedto themthe test.
Compared to TNIVThen Moses cried out to the LORD, and the LORD showed him a piece of wood. He threw it into the water, and the water became sweetfit to drink. There the LORD issued a ruling and instruction for them and put them to the test.

Acts 20:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTδουλεύων τῷ κυρίῳ μετὰ πάσης ταπεινοφροσύνης ⸀καὶ δακρύων καὶ πειρασμῶν τῶν συμβάντων μοι ἐν ταῖς ἐπιβουλαῖς τῶν Ἰουδαίων·
SBLGNT apparatusκαὶ WH Treg NIV ] + πολλῶν RP
NIV1984I served the Lord with great humility and with tears, although I was severely tested by the plots of the Jews.
TNIVI served the Lord with great humility and with tears and in the midst of severe testing by the plots of the Jews.
NIV2011I served the Lord with great humility and with tears and in the midst of severe testing by the plots of my Jewish opponents.
Compared to NIV1984I served the Lord with great humility and with tears, although Iand wasin severelythe testedmidst of severe testing by the plots of themy JewsJewish opponents.
Compared to TNIVI served the Lord with great humility and with tears and in the midst of severe testing by the plots of themy JewsJewish opponents.

Romans 16:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἀσπάσασθε Ἀπελλῆν τὸν δόκιμον ἐν Χριστῷ. ἀσπάσασθε τοὺς ἐκ τῶν Ἀριστοβούλου.
NIV1984Greet Apelles, tested and approved in Christ. Greet those who belong to the household of Aristobulus.
TNIVGreet Apelles, whose fidelity to Christ has stood the test. Greet those who belong to the household of Aristobulus.
NIV2011Greet Apelles, whose fidelity to Christ has stood the test. Greet those who belong to the household of Aristobulus.
Compared to NIV1984Greet Apelles, testedwhose andfidelity approvedto in Christ has stood the test. Greet those who belong to the household of Aristobulus.
Compared to TNIVGreet Apelles, whose fidelity to Christ has stood the test. Greet those who belong to the household of Aristobulus.


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