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

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The word 'Think' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (86 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (87 times). The word 'Think' was removed in 8 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Think' 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 text960.0%
New text in NIV2011640.0%

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

Verses where Think was removed

Judges 9:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֲשֶׁר־ נִלְחַ֥ם אָבִ֖י עֲלֵיכֶ֑ם וַיַּשְׁלֵ֤ךְ אֶת־ נַפְשׁוֹ֙ מִנֶּ֔גֶד וַיַּצֵּ֥ל אֶתְכֶ֖ם מִיַּ֥ד מִדְיָֽן׃
NIV1984and to think that my father fought for you, risked his life to rescue you from the hand of Midian
TNIVRemember that my father fought for you and risked his life to rescue you from the hand of Midian.
NIV2011Remember that my father fought for you and risked his life to rescue you from the hand of Midian.
Compared to NIV1984andRemember to think that my father fought for you, and risked his life to rescue you from the hand of Midian.
Compared to TNIVRemember that my father fought for you and risked his life to rescue you from the hand of Midian.

Judges 19:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָ֣ה כָל־ הָרֹאֶ֗ה וְאָמַר֙ לֹֽא־ נִהְיְתָ֤ה וְלֹֽא־ נִרְאֲתָה֙ כָּזֹ֔את לְמִיּ֞וֹם עֲל֤וֹת בְּנֵֽי־ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרַ֔יִם עַ֖ד הַיּ֣וֹם הַזֶּ֑ה שִֽׂימוּ־ לָכֶ֥ם עָלֶ֖יהָ עֻ֥צוּ וְדַבֵּֽרוּ׃
NIV1984Everyone who saw it said, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Think about it! Consider it! Tell us what to do!"
TNIVEveryone who saw it said, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Think about it! Consider it! Tell us what to do!"
NIV2011Everyone who saw it was saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Just imagine! We must do something! So speak up!"
Compared to NIV1984Everyone who saw it saidwas saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. ThinkJust about itimagine! ConsiderWe it! Tellmust usdo whatsomething! So tospeak doup!"
Compared to TNIVEveryone who saw it saidwas saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. ThinkJust about itimagine! ConsiderWe it! Tellmust usdo whatsomething! So tospeak doup!"

Jeremiah 44:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהֲל֣וֹא אֶת־ הַקִּטֵּ֗ר אֲשֶׁ֨ר קִטַּרְתֶּ֜ם בְּעָרֵ֤י יְהוּדָה֙ וּבְחֻצ֣וֹת יְרוּשָׁלִַ֔ם אַתֶּ֧ם וַאֲבֽוֹתֵיכֶ֛ם מַלְכֵיכֶ֥ם וְשָׂרֵיכֶ֖ם וְעַ֣ם הָאָ֑רֶץ אֹתָם֙ זָכַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה וַֽתַּעֲלֶ֖ה עַל־ לִבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"Did not the LORD remember and think about the incense burned in the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem by you and your fathers, your kings and your officials and the people of the land?
TNIV"Did not the LORD remember and call to mind the incense burned in the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem by you and your ancestors, your kings and your officials and the people of the land?
NIV2011"Did not the LORD remember and call to mind the incense burned in the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem by you and your ancestors, your kings and your officials and the people of the land?
Compared to NIV1984"Did not the LORD remember and thinkcall aboutto mind the incense burned in the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem by you and your fathersancestors, your kings and your officials and the people of the land?
Compared to TNIV"Did not the LORD remember and call to mind the incense burned in the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem by you and your ancestors, your kings and your officials and the people of the land?

Jeremiah 51:50

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSפְּלֵטִ֣ים מֵחֶ֔רֶב הִלְכ֖וּ אַֽל־ תַּעֲמֹ֑דוּ זִכְר֤וּ מֵֽרָחוֹק֙ אֶת־ יְהוָ֔ה וִירֽוּשָׁלִַ֖ם תַּעֲלֶ֥ה עַל־ לְבַבְכֶֽם׃
NIV1984You who have escaped the sword, leave and do not linger! Remember the LORD in a distant land, and think on Jerusalem."
TNIVYou who have escaped the sword, leave and do not linger! Remember the LORD in a distant land, and call to mind Jerusalem."
NIV2011You who have escaped the sword, leave and do not linger! Remember the LORD in a distant land, and call to mind Jerusalem."
Compared to NIV1984You who have escaped the sword, leave and do not linger! Remember the LORD in a distant land, and thinkcall onto mind Jerusalem."
Compared to TNIVYou who have escaped the sword, leave and do not linger! Remember the LORD in a distant land, and call to mind Jerusalem."

Zechariah 7:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאַלְמָנָ֧ה וְיָת֛וֹם גֵּ֥ר וְעָנִ֖י אַֽל־ תַּעֲשֹׁ֑קוּ וְרָעַת֙ אִ֣ישׁ אָחִ֔יו אַֽל־ תַּחְשְׁב֖וּ בִּלְבַבְכֶֽם׃
NIV1984Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the alien or the poor. In your hearts do not think evil of each other.'
TNIVDo not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.'
NIV2011Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.'
Compared to NIV1984Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the alienforeigner or the poor. InDo your hearts do not thinkplot evil ofagainst each other.'
Compared to TNIVDo not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.'

Acts 13:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὡς δὲ ἐπλήρου ⸀Ἰωάννης τὸν δρόμον, ἔλεγεν· ⸂Τί ἐμὲ⸃ ὑπονοεῖτε εἶναι; οὐκ εἰμὶ ἐγώ· ἀλλ’ ἰδοὺ ἔρχεται μετ’ ἐμὲ οὗ οὐκ εἰμὶ ἄξιος τὸ ὑπόδημα τῶν ποδῶν λῦσαι.
SBLGNT apparatusἸωάννης WH Treg NIV ] ὁ Ἰωάννης RP • Τί ἐμὲ WH Treg NIV ] Τίνα με RP
NIV1984As John was completing his work, he said: 'Who do you think I am? I am not that one. No, but he is coming after me, whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.'
TNIVAs John was completing his work, he said: 'Who do you suppose I am? I am not the one you are looking for. But there is someone coming after me whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.'
NIV2011As John was completing his work, he said: 'Who do you suppose I am? I am not the one you are looking for. But there is one coming after me whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.'
Compared to NIV1984As John was completing his work, he said: 'Who do you thinksuppose I am? I am not thatthe one you are looking for. No, butBut hethere is one coming after me, whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.'
Compared to TNIVAs John was completing his work, he said: 'Who do you suppose I am? I am not the one you are looking for. But there is someoneone coming after me whose sandals I am not worthy to untie.'

James 1:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTμὴ γὰρ οἰέσθω ὁ ἄνθρωπος ἐκεῖνος ὅτι λήμψεταί τι παρὰ τοῦ κυρίου
NIV1984That man should not think he will receive anything from the Lord;
TNIVThose who doubt should not think they will receive anything from the Lord;
NIV2011That person should not expect to receive anything from the Lord.
Compared to NIV1984That manperson should not thinkexpect heto will receive anything from the Lord;.
Compared to TNIVThoseThat whoperson doubt should not thinkexpect theyto will receive anything from the Lord;.

1 Peter 4:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἐν ᾧ ξενίζονται μὴ συντρεχόντων ὑμῶν εἰς τὴν αὐτὴν τῆς ἀσωτίας ἀνάχυσιν, βλασφημοῦντες·
NIV1984They think it strange that you do not plunge with them into the same flood of dissipation, and they heap abuse on you.
TNIVThey are surprised that you do not join them in their reckless, wild living, and they heap abuse on you.
NIV2011They are surprised that you do not join them in their reckless, wild living, and they heap abuse on you.
Compared to NIV1984They thinkare itsurprised strange that you do not plungejoin with them intoin thetheir samereckless, wild flood of dissipationliving, and they heap abuse on you.
Compared to TNIVThey are surprised that you do not join them in their reckless, wild living, and they heap abuse on you.

Verses where Think was added

Psalms 59:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָשׁ֣וּבוּ לָ֭עֶרֶב יֶהֱמ֥וּ כַכָּ֗לֶב וִיס֥וֹבְבוּ עִֽיר׃
NIV1984See what they spew from their mouths-- they spew out swords from their lips, and they say, "Who can hear us?"
TNIVSee what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"
NIV2011See what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"
Compared to NIV1984See what they spew from their mouths-- theythe spewwords out swords from their lips are sharp as swords, and they saythink, "Who can hear us?"
Compared to TNIVSee what they spew from their mouths-- the words from their lips are sharp as swords, and they think, "Who can hear us?"

Proverbs 17:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאֶֽבֶן־ חֵ֣ן הַ֭שֹּׁחַד בְּעֵינֵ֣י בְעָלָ֑יו אֶֽל־ כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֖ר יִפְנֶ֣ה יַשְׂכִּֽיל׃
NIV1984A bribe is a charm to the one who gives it; wherever he turns, he succeeds.
TNIVA bribe is seen as a charm by those who give it; they think success will come at every turn.
NIV2011A bribe is seen as a charm by the one who gives it; they think success will come at every turn.
Compared to NIV1984A bribe is seen as a charm toby the one who gives it; whereverthey hethink turns, hesuccess succeedswill come at every turn.
Compared to TNIVA bribe is seen as a charm by thosethe one who givegives it; they think success will come at every turn.

Proverbs 21:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכָּֽל־ דֶּרֶךְ־ אִ֭ישׁ יָשָׁ֣ר בְּעֵינָ֑יו וְתֹכֵ֖ן לִבּ֣וֹת יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984All a man's ways seem right to him, but the LORD weighs the heart.
TNIVPeople may think all their ways are right, but the LORD weighs the heart.
NIV2011A person may think their own ways are right, but the LORD weighs the heart.
Compared to NIV1984AllA aperson man'smay waysthink seemtheir rightown toways himare right, but the LORD weighs the heart.
Compared to TNIVPeopleA person may think all their own ways are right, but the LORD weighs the heart.

Luke 8:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTβλέπετε οὖν πῶς ἀκούετε· ὃς ⸂ἂν γὰρ⸃ ἔχῃ, δοθήσεται αὐτῷ, καὶ ὃς ⸀ἂν μὴ ἔχῃ, καὶ ὃ δοκεῖ ἔχειν ἀρθήσεται ἀπ’ αὐτοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusἂν γὰρ WH Treg NIV ] γὰρ ἐὰν RP • ἂν WH Treg NIV ] ἐὰν RP
NIV1984Therefore consider carefully how you listen. Whoever has will be given more; whoever does not have, even what he thinks he has will be taken from him."
TNIVTherefore consider carefully how you listen. Those who have will be given more; as for those who do not have, even what they think they have will be taken from them."
NIV2011Therefore consider carefully how you listen. Whoever has will be given more; whoever does not have, even what they think they have will be taken from them."
Compared to NIV1984Therefore consider carefully how you listen. Whoever has will be given more; whoever does not have, even what hethey thinksthink hethey hashave will be taken from himthem."
Compared to TNIVTherefore consider carefully how you listen. ThoseWhoever whohas have will be given more; aswhoever for those who dodoes not have, even what they think they have will be taken from them."

Luke 18:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ οὐκ ⸀ἤθελεν ἐπὶ χρόνον, μετὰ ⸂ταῦτα δὲ⸃ εἶπεν ἐν ἑαυτῷ· Εἰ καὶ τὸν θεὸν οὐ φοβοῦμαι ⸂οὐδὲ ἄνθρωπον⸃ ἐντρέπομαι,
SBLGNT apparatusἤθελεν WH Treg NIV ] ἠθέλησεν RP • ταῦτα δὲ WH Treg ] δὲ ταῦτα NIV RP • οὐδὲ ἄνθρωπον WH Treg NIV ] καὶ ἄνθρωπον οὐκ RP
NIV1984"For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, 'Even though I don't fear God or care about men,
TNIV"For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, 'Even though I don't fear God or care what people think,
NIV2011"For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, 'Even though I don't fear God or care what people think,
Compared to NIV1984"For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, 'Even though I don't fear God or care aboutwhat menpeople think,
Compared to TNIV"For some time he refused. But finally he said to himself, 'Even though I don't fear God or care what people think,

1 Corinthians 3:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΜηδεὶς ἑαυτὸν ἐξαπατάτω· εἴ τις δοκεῖ σοφὸς εἶναι ἐν ὑμῖν ἐν τῷ αἰῶνι τούτῳ, μωρὸς γενέσθω, ἵνα γένηται σοφός,
NIV1984Do not deceive yourselves. If any one of you thinks he is wise by the standards of this age, he should become a "fool" so that he may become wise.
TNIVDo not deceive yourselves. If any of you think you are wise by the standards of this age, you should become "fools" so that you may become wise.
NIV2011Do not deceive yourselves. If any of you think you are wise by the standards of this age, you should become "fools" so that you may become wise.
Compared to NIV1984Do not deceive yourselves. If any one of you thinksthink heyou isare wise by the standards of this age, heyou should become a "foolfools" so that heyou may become wise.
Compared to TNIVDo not deceive yourselves. If any of you think you are wise by the standards of this age, you should become "fools" so that you may become wise.

1 Corinthians 8:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸀εἴ τις δοκεῖ ⸀ἐγνωκέναι τι, ⸀οὔπω ⸀ἔγνω καθὼς δεῖ γνῶναι·
SBLGNT apparatusεἴ WH Treg NIV ] + δέ RP • ἐγνωκέναι WH Treg NIV ] εἰδέναι RP • οὔπω WH Treg NIV ] οὐδέπω οὐδὲν RP • ἔγνω WH Treg NIV ] ἔγνωκεν RP
NIV1984The man who thinks he knows something does not yet know as he ought to know.
TNIVThose who think they know something do not yet know as they ought to know.
NIV2011Those who think they know something do not yet know as they ought to know.
Compared to NIV1984TheThose man who thinksthink hethey knowsknow something doesdo not yet know as hethey ought to know.
Compared to TNIVThose who think they know something do not yet know as they ought to know.


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