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

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The word 'Testified' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (16 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (14 times). The word 'Testified' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Testified' 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
New text in NIV20112100.0%

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

Verses where Testified was added

John 1:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT(Ἰωάννης μαρτυρεῖ περὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ κέκραγεν λέγων· Οὗτος ἦν ⸂ὃν εἶπον⸃· Ὁ ὀπίσω μου ἐρχόμενος ἔμπροσθέν μου γέγονεν, ὅτι πρῶτός μου ἦν·)
SBLGNT apparatusὃν εἶπον Treg NIV RP ] ὁ εἰπών WH
NIV1984John testifies concerning him. He cries out, saying, "This was he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'"
TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
NIV2011(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is the one I spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
Compared to NIV1984(John testifiestestified concerning him. He criescried out, saying, "This wasis hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'".'")
Compared to TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")

3 John 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐχάρην γὰρ λίαν ἐρχομένων ἀδελφῶν καὶ μαρτυρούντων σου τῇ ἀληθείᾳ, καθὼς σὺ ἐν ἀληθείᾳ περιπατεῖς.
NIV1984It gave me great joy to have some brothers come and tell about your faithfulness to the truth and how you continue to walk in the truth.
TNIVIt gave me great joy to have some believers come and testify to your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.
NIV2011It gave me great joy when some believers came and testified about your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.
Compared to NIV1984It gave me great joy towhen have some brothersbelievers comecame and telltestified about your faithfulness to the truth, telling and how you continue to walk in the truthit.
Compared to TNIVIt gave me great joy towhen have some believers comecame and testifytestified toabout your faithfulness to the truth, telling how you continue to walk in it.


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