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

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The word 'Ways' occurs 16 times less often in the NIV2011 (213 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (229 times). The word 'Ways' was removed in 26 verses, and added in 10 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Ways' 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 text3391.7%
New text in NIV201138.3%

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

Verses where Ways was removed

Leviticus 5:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָ֥ה כִֽי־ יֶאְשַׁ֖ם לְאַחַ֣ת מֵאֵ֑לֶּה וְהִ֨תְוַדָּ֔ה אֲשֶׁ֥ר חָטָ֖א עָלֶֽיהָ׃
NIV1984"'When anyone is guilty in any of these ways, he must confess in what way he has sinned
TNIVwhen anyone realizes their guilt in any of these matters, they must confess in what way they have sinned
NIV2011when anyone becomes aware that they are guilty in any of these matters, they must confess in what way they have sinned.
Compared to NIV1984"'Whenwhen anyone isbecomes aware that they are guilty in any of these waysmatters, hethey must confess in what way hethey hashave sinned.
Compared to TNIVwhen anyone realizesbecomes theiraware guiltthat they are guilty in any of these matters, they must confess in what way they have sinned.

Deuteronomy 8:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְשָׁ֣מַרְתָּ֔ אֶת־ מִצְוֺ֖ת יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֑יךָ לָלֶ֥כֶת בִּדְרָכָ֖יו וּלְיִרְאָ֥ה אֹתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Observe the commands of the LORD your God, walking in his ways and revering him.
TNIVObserve the commands of the LORD your God, walking in obedience to him and revering him.
NIV2011Observe the commands of the LORD your God, walking in obedience to him and revering him.
Compared to NIV1984Observe the commands of the LORD your God, walking in hisobedience waysto him and revering him.
Compared to TNIVObserve the commands of the LORD your God, walking in obedience to him and revering him.

Deuteronomy 10:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְעַתָּה֙ יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל מָ֚ה יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֔יךָ שֹׁאֵ֖ל מֵעִמָּ֑ךְ כִּ֣י אִם־ לְ֠יִרְאָה אֶת־ יְהוָ֨ה אֱלֹהֶ֜יךָ לָלֶ֤כֶת בְּכָל־ דְּרָכָיו֙ וּלְאַהֲבָ֣ה אֹת֔וֹ וְלַֽעֲבֹד֙ אֶת־ יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֔יךָ בְּכָל־ לְבָבְךָ֖ וּבְכָל־ נַפְשֶֽׁךָ׃
NIV1984And now, O Israel, what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in all his ways, to love him, to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,
TNIVAnd now, Israel, what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to love him, to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,
NIV2011And now, Israel, what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to love him, to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,
Compared to NIV1984And now, O Israel, what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in allobedience histo wayshim, to love him, to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,
Compared to TNIVAnd now, Israel, what does the LORD your God ask of you but to fear the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to love him, to serve the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul,

Deuteronomy 11:22

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּי֩ אִם־ שָׁמֹ֨ר תִּשְׁמְר֜וּן אֶת־ כָּל־ הַמִּצְוָ֣ה הַזֹּ֗את אֲשֶׁ֧ר אָנֹכִ֛י מְצַוֶּ֥ה אֶתְכֶ֖ם לַעֲשֹׂתָ֑הּ לְאַהֲבָ֞ה אֶת־ יְהוָ֧ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶ֛ם לָלֶ֥כֶת בְּכָל־ דְּרָכָ֖יו וּלְדָבְקָה־ בֽוֹ׃
NIV1984If you carefully observe all these commands I am giving you to follow--to love the LORD your God, to walk in all his ways and to hold fast to him--
TNIVIf you carefully observe all these commands I am giving you to follow--to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him and to hold fast to him--
NIV2011If you carefully observe all these commands I am giving you to follow--to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him and to hold fast to him--
Compared to NIV1984If you carefully observe all these commands I am giving you to follow--to love the LORD your God, to walk in allobedience histo wayshim and to hold fast to him--
Compared to TNIVIf you carefully observe all these commands I am giving you to follow--to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him and to hold fast to him--

Deuteronomy 19:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ תִשְׁמֹר֩ אֶת־ כָּל־ הַמִּצְוָ֨ה הַזֹּ֜את לַעֲשֹׂתָ֗הּ אֲשֶׁ֨ר אָנֹכִ֣י מְצַוְּךָ֮ הַיּוֹם֒ לְאַהֲבָ֞ה אֶת־ יְהוָ֧ה אֱלֹהֶ֛יךָ וְלָלֶ֥כֶת בִּדְרָכָ֖יו כָּל־ הַיָּמִ֑ים וְיָסַפְתָּ֨c לְךָ֥ עוֹד֙ שָׁלֹ֣שׁ עָרִ֔ים עַ֖ל הַשָּׁלֹ֥שׁ הָאֵֽלֶּה׃
NIV1984because you carefully follow all these laws I command you today--to love the LORD your God and to walk always in his ways--then you are to set aside three more cities.
TNIVbecause you carefully follow all these laws I command you today--to love the LORD your God and to walk always in obedience to him--then you are to set aside three more cities.
NIV2011because you carefully follow all these laws I command you today--to love the LORD your God and to walk always in obedience to him--then you are to set aside three more cities.
Compared to NIV1984because you carefully follow all these laws I command you today--to love the LORD your God and to walk always in hisobedience waysto him--then you are to set aside three more cities.
Compared to TNIVbecause you carefully follow all these laws I command you today--to love the LORD your God and to walk always in obedience to him--then you are to set aside three more cities.

Deuteronomy 26:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֶת־ יְהוָ֥ה הֶאֱמַ֖רְתָּ הַיּ֑וֹם לִהְיוֹת֩ לְךָ֨ לֵֽאלֹהִ֜ים וְלָלֶ֣כֶת בִּדְרָכָ֗יו וְלִשְׁמֹ֨ר חֻקָּ֧יו וּמִצְוֺתָ֛יו וּמִשְׁפָּטָ֖יו וְלִשְׁמֹ֥עַ בְּקֹלֽוֹ׃
NIV1984You have declared this day that the LORD is your God and that you will walk in his ways, that you will keep his decrees, commands and laws, and that you will obey him.
TNIVYou have declared this day that the LORD is your God and that you will walk in obedience to him, that you will keep his decrees, commands and laws--that you will listen to him.
NIV2011You have declared this day that the LORD is your God and that you will walk in obedience to him, that you will keep his decrees, commands and laws--that you will listen to him.
Compared to NIV1984You have declared this day that the LORD is your God and that you will walk in hisobedience waysto him, that you will keep his decrees, commands and laws, and --that you will obeylisten to him.
Compared to TNIVYou have declared this day that the LORD is your God and that you will walk in obedience to him, that you will keep his decrees, commands and laws--that you will listen to him.

Deuteronomy 28:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיְקִֽימְךָ֨c יְהוָ֥ה לוֹ֙ לְעַ֣ם קָד֔וֹשׁ כַּאֲשֶׁ֖ר נִֽשְׁבַּֽע־ לָ֑ךְ כִּ֣י תִשְׁמֹ֗ר אֶת־ מִצְוֺת֙ יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֔יךָ וְהָלַכְתָּ֖ בִּדְרָכָֽיו׃
NIV1984The LORD will establish you as his holy people, as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands of the LORD your God and walk in his ways.
TNIVThe LORD will establish you as his holy people, as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands of the LORD your God and walk in obedience to him.
NIV2011The LORD will establish you as his holy people, as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands of the LORD your God and walk in obedience to him.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD will establish you as his holy people, as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands of the LORD your God and walk in hisobedience waysto him.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD will establish you as his holy people, as he promised you on oath, if you keep the commands of the LORD your God and walk in obedience to him.

Deuteronomy 30:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֲשֶׁ֨ר אָנֹכִ֣י מְצַוְּךָ֮ הַיּוֹם֒ לְאַהֲבָ֞ה אֶת־ יְהוָ֤ה אֱלֹהֶ֙יךָ֙ לָלֶ֣כֶת בִּדְרָכָ֔יו וְלִשְׁמֹ֛ר מִצְוֺתָ֥יו וְחֻקֹּתָ֖יו וּמִשְׁפָּטָ֑יו וְחָיִ֣יתָ וְרָבִ֔יתָ וּבֵֽרַכְךָ֙ יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֔יךָ בָּאָ֕רֶץ אֲשֶׁר־ אַתָּ֥ה בָא־ שָׁ֖מָּה לְרִשְׁתָּֽהּ׃
NIV1984For I command you today to love the LORD your God, to walk in his ways, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the LORD your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess.
TNIVFor I command you today to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the LORD your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess.
NIV2011For I command you today to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the LORD your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess.
Compared to NIV1984For I command you today to love the LORD your God, to walk in hisobedience waysto him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the LORD your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess.
Compared to TNIVFor I command you today to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the LORD your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess.

Joshua 22:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSרַ֣ק ׀ שִׁמְר֣וּ מְאֹ֗ד לַעֲשׂ֨וֹת אֶת־ הַמִּצְוָ֣ה וְאֶת־ הַתּוֹרָה֮ אֲשֶׁ֣ר צִוָּ֣ה אֶתְכֶם֮ מֹשֶׁ֣ה עֶֽבֶד־ יְהוָה֒ לְ֠אַהֲבָה אֶת־ יְהוָ֨ה אֱלֹֽהֵיכֶ֜ם וְלָלֶ֧כֶת בְּכָל־ דְּרָכָ֛יו וְלִשְׁמֹ֥ר מִצְוֺתָ֖יו וּלְדָבְקָה־ ב֑וֹ וּלְעָבְד֕וֹ בְּכָל־ לְבַבְכֶ֖ם וּבְכָל־ נַפְשְׁכֶֽם׃
NIV1984But be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the LORD gave you: to love the LORD your God, to walk in all his ways, to obey his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and all your soul."
TNIVBut be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the LORD gave you: to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to keep his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul."
NIV2011But be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the LORD gave you: to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to keep his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul."
Compared to NIV1984But be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the LORD gave you: to love the LORD your God, to walk in allobedience histo wayshim, to obeykeep his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul."
Compared to TNIVBut be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the LORD gave you: to love the LORD your God, to walk in obedience to him, to keep his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul."

1 Kings 2:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְשָׁמַרְתָּ֞ אֶת־ מִשְׁמֶ֣רֶת ׀ יְהוָ֣ה אֱלֹהֶ֗יךָ לָלֶ֤כֶת בִּדְרָכָיו֙ לִשְׁמֹ֨ר חֻקֹּתָ֤יו מִצְוֺתָיו֙ וּמִשְׁפָּטָ֣יו וְעֵדְוֺתָ֔יו כַּכָּת֖וּב בְּתוֹרַ֣ת מֹשֶׁ֑ה לְמַ֣עַן תַּשְׂכִּ֗יל אֵ֚ת כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֣ר תַּֽעֲשֶׂ֔ה וְאֵ֛ת כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֥ר תִּפְנֶ֖ה שָֽׁם׃
NIV1984and observe what the LORD your God requires: Walk in his ways, and keep his decrees and commands, his laws and requirements, as written in the Law of Moses, so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go,
TNIVand observe what the LORD your God requires: Walk in obedience to him, and keep his decrees and commands, his laws and regulations, as written in the Law of Moses. Do this so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go
NIV2011and observe what the LORD your God requires: Walk in obedience to him, and keep his decrees and commands, his laws and regulations, as written in the Law of Moses. Do this so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go
Compared to NIV1984and observe what the LORD your God requires: Walk in hisobedience waysto him, and keep his decrees and commands, his laws and requirementsregulations, as written in the Law of Moses, . Do this so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go,
Compared to TNIVand observe what the LORD your God requires: Walk in obedience to him, and keep his decrees and commands, his laws and regulations, as written in the Law of Moses. Do this so that you may prosper in all you do and wherever you go

1 Kings 3:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְאִ֣ם ׀ תֵּלֵ֣ךְ בִּדְרָכַ֗י לִשְׁמֹ֤ר חֻקַּי֙ וּמִצְוֺתַ֔י כַּאֲשֶׁ֥ר הָלַ֖ךְ דָּוִ֣יד אָבִ֑יךָ וְהַאַרַכְתִּ֖י אֶת־ יָמֶֽיךָ׃
NIV1984And if you walk in my ways and obey my statutes and commands as David your father did, I will give you a long life."
TNIVAnd if you walk in obedience to me and keep my decrees and commands as David your father did, I will give you a long life."
NIV2011And if you walk in obedience to me and keep my decrees and commands as David your father did, I will give you a long life."
Compared to NIV1984And if you walk in myobedience waysto me and obeykeep my statutesdecrees and commands as David your father did, I will give you a long life."
Compared to TNIVAnd if you walk in obedience to me and keep my decrees and commands as David your father did, I will give you a long life."

1 Kings 8:58

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלְהַטּ֥וֹת לְבָבֵ֖נוּ אֵלָ֑יו לָלֶ֣כֶת בְּכָל־ דְּרָכָ֗יו וְלִשְׁמֹ֨ר מִצְוֺתָ֤יו וְחֻקָּיו֙ וּמִשְׁפָּטָ֔יו אֲשֶׁ֥ר צִוָּ֖ה אֶת־ אֲבֹתֵֽינוּ׃
NIV1984May he turn our hearts to him, to walk in all his ways and to keep the commands, decrees and regulations he gave our fathers.
TNIVMay he turn our hearts to him, to walk in obedience to him and keep the commands, decrees and laws he gave our ancestors.
NIV2011May he turn our hearts to him, to walk in obedience to him and keep the commands, decrees and laws he gave our ancestors.
Compared to NIV1984May he turn our hearts to him, to walk in allobedience histo wayshim and to keep the commands, decrees and regulationslaws he gave our fathersancestors.
Compared to TNIVMay he turn our hearts to him, to walk in obedience to him and keep the commands, decrees and laws he gave our ancestors.

1 Kings 11:33

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיַ֣עַן ׀ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עֲזָב֗וּנִי וַיִּֽשְׁתַּחֲווּ֮ לְעַשְׁתֹּרֶת֮ אֱלֹהֵ֣י צִֽדֹנִין֒ לִכְמוֹשׁ֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י מוֹאָ֔ב וּלְמִלְכֹּ֖ם אֱלֹהֵ֣י בְנֵֽי־ עַמּ֑וֹן וְלֹֽא־ הָלְכ֣וּ בִדְרָכַ֗י לַעֲשׂ֨וֹת הַיָּשָׁ֧ר בְּעֵינַ֛י וְחֻקֹּתַ֥י וּמִשְׁפָּטַ֖י כְּדָוִ֥ד אָבִֽיו׃
NIV1984I will do this because they have forsaken me and worshiped Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians, Chemosh the god of the Moabites, and Molech the god of the Ammonites, and have not walked in my ways, nor done what is right in my eyes, nor kept my statutes and laws as David, Solomon's father, did.
TNIVI will do this because they have forsaken me and worshiped Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians, Chemosh the god of the Moabites, and Molek the god of the Ammonites, and have not walked in obedience to me, nor done what is right in my eyes, nor kept my decrees and laws as David, Solomon's father, did.
NIV2011I will do this because they have forsaken me and worshiped Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians, Chemosh the god of the Moabites, and Molek the god of the Ammonites, and have not walked in obedience to me, nor done what is right in my eyes, nor kept my decrees and laws as David, Solomon's father, did.
Compared to NIV1984I will do this because they have forsaken me and worshiped Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians, Chemosh the god of the Moabites, and MolechMolek the god of the Ammonites, and have not walked in myobedience waysto me, nor done what is right in my eyes, nor kept my statutesdecrees and laws as David, Solomon's father, did.
Compared to TNIVI will do this because they have forsaken me and worshiped Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians, Chemosh the god of the Moabites, and Molek the god of the Ammonites, and have not walked in obedience to me, nor done what is right in my eyes, nor kept my decrees and laws as David, Solomon's father, did.

1 Kings 11:38

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָיָ֗ה אִם־ תִּשְׁמַע֮ אֶת־ כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֣ר אֲצַוֶּךָ֒ וְהָלַכְתָּ֣ בִדְרָכַ֗י וְעָשִׂ֨יתָ הַיָּשָׁ֤ר בְּעֵינַי֙ לִשְׁמ֤וֹר חֻקּוֹתַי֙ וּמִצְוֺתַ֔י כַּאֲשֶׁ֥ר עָשָׂ֖ה דָּוִ֣ד עַבְדִּ֑י וְהָיִ֣יתִי עִמָּ֗ךְ וּבָנִ֨יתִי לְךָ֤ בַֽיִת־ נֶאֱמָן֙ כַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר בָּנִ֣יתִי לְדָוִ֔ד וְנָתַתִּ֥י לְךָ֖ אֶת־ יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984If you do whatever I command you and walk in my ways and do what is right in my eyes by keeping my statutes and commands, as David my servant did, I will be with you. I will build you a dynasty as enduring as the one I built for David and will give Israel to you.
TNIVIf you do whatever I command you and walk in obedience to me and do what is right in my eyes by obeying my decrees and commands, as David my servant did, I will be with you. I will build you a dynasty as enduring as the one I built for David and will give Israel to you.
NIV2011If you do whatever I command you and walk in obedience to me and do what is right in my eyes by obeying my decrees and commands, as David my servant did, I will be with you. I will build you a dynasty as enduring as the one I built for David and will give Israel to you.
Compared to NIV1984If you do whatever I command you and walk in myobedience waysto me and do what is right in my eyes by keepingobeying my statutesdecrees and commands, as David my servant did, I will be with you. I will build you a dynasty as enduring as the one I built for David and will give Israel to you.
Compared to TNIVIf you do whatever I command you and walk in obedience to me and do what is right in my eyes by obeying my decrees and commands, as David my servant did, I will be with you. I will build you a dynasty as enduring as the one I built for David and will give Israel to you.

1 Kings 22:52

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֲחַזְיָ֣הוּ בֶן־ אַחְאָ֗ב מָלַ֤ךְ עַל־ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ בְּשֹׁ֣מְר֔וֹן בִּשְׁנַת֙ שְׁבַ֣ע עֶשְׂרֵ֔ה לִיהוֹשָׁפָ֖ט מֶ֣לֶךְ יְהוּדָ֑ה וַיִּמְלֹ֥ךְ עַל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל שְׁנָתָֽיִם׃
NIV1984He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, because he walked in the ways of his father and mother and in the ways of Jeroboam son of Nebat, who caused Israel to sin.
TNIVHe did evil in the eyes of the LORD, because he followed the ways of his father and mother and of Jeroboam son of Nebat, who caused Israel to sin.
NIV2011He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, because he followed the ways of his father and mother and of Jeroboam son of Nebat, who caused Israel to sin.
Compared to NIV1984He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, because he walkedfollowed in the ways of his father and mother and in the ways of Jeroboam son of Nebat, who caused Israel to sin.
Compared to TNIVHe did evil in the eyes of the LORD, because he followed the ways of his father and mother and of Jeroboam son of Nebat, who caused Israel to sin.

2 Kings 16:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֵּ֕לֶךְ בְּדֶ֖רֶךְ מַלְכֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל וְגַ֤ם אֶת־ בְּנוֹ֙ הֶעֱבִ֣יר בָּאֵ֔שׁ כְּתֹֽעֲבוֹת֙ הַגּוֹיִ֔ם אֲשֶׁ֨ר הוֹרִ֤ישׁ יְהוָה֙ אֹתָ֔ם מִפְּנֵ֖י בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984He walked in the ways of the kings of Israel and even sacrificed his son in the fire, following the detestable ways of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
TNIVHe followed the ways of the kings of Israel and even sacrificed his son in the fire, engaging in the detestable practices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
NIV2011He followed the ways of the kings of Israel and even sacrificed his son in the fire, engaging in the detestable practices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
Compared to NIV1984He walkedfollowed in the ways of the kings of Israel and even sacrificed his son in the fire, followingengaging in the detestable wayspractices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
Compared to TNIVHe followed the ways of the kings of Israel and even sacrificed his son in the fire, engaging in the detestable practices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.

2 Chronicles 6:31

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס לְמַ֣עַן יִֽירָא֗וּךָ לָלֶ֙כֶת֙ בִּדְרָכֶ֔יךָ כָּל־ הַ֨יָּמִ֔ים אֲשֶׁר־ הֵ֥ם חַיִּ֖ים עַל־ פְּנֵ֣י הָאֲדָמָ֑ה אֲשֶׁ֥ר נָתַ֖תָּה לַאֲבֹתֵֽינוּ׃
NIV1984so that they will fear you and walk in your ways all the time they live in the land you gave our fathers.
TNIVso that they will fear you and walk in obedience to you all the time they live in the land you gave our ancestors.
NIV2011so that they will fear you and walk in obedience to you all the time they live in the land you gave our ancestors.
Compared to NIV1984so that they will fear you and walk in yourobedience waysto you all the time they live in the land you gave our fathersancestors.
Compared to TNIVso that they will fear you and walk in obedience to you all the time they live in the land you gave our ancestors.

2 Chronicles 28:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְה֥וּא הִקְטִ֖יר בְּגֵ֣יא בֶן־ הִנֹּ֑ם וַיַּבְעֵ֤ר אֶת־ בָּנָיו֙ בָּאֵ֔שׁ כְּתֹֽעֲבוֹת֙ הַגּוֹיִ֔ם אֲשֶׁר֙ הֹרִ֣ישׁ יְהוָ֔ה מִפְּנֵ֖י בְּנֵ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
NIV1984He burned sacrifices in the Valley of Ben Hinnom and sacrificed his sons in the fire, following the detestable ways of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
TNIVHe burned sacrifices in the Valley of Ben Hinnom and sacrificed his children in the fire, engaging in the detestable practices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
NIV2011He burned sacrifices in the Valley of Ben Hinnom and sacrificed his children in the fire, engaging in the detestable practices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
Compared to NIV1984He burned sacrifices in the Valley of Ben Hinnom and sacrificed his sonschildren in the fire, followingengaging in the detestable wayspractices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.
Compared to TNIVHe burned sacrifices in the Valley of Ben Hinnom and sacrificed his children in the fire, engaging in the detestable practices of the nations the LORD had driven out before the Israelites.

Psalms 55:19

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BHSפָּ֘דָ֤ה בְשָׁל֣וֹם נַ֭פְשִׁי מִקֲּרָב־ לִ֑י כִּֽי־ בְ֝רַבִּ֗ים הָי֥וּ עִמָּדִֽי׃
NIV1984God, who is enthroned forever, will hear them and afflict them-- Selah men who never change their ways and have no fear of God.
TNIVGod, who is enthroned from of old, who does not change-- he will hear them and humble them, because they have no fear of God.
NIV2011God, who is enthroned from of old, who does not change-- he will hear them and humble them, because they have no fear of God.
Compared to NIV1984God, who is enthroned forever, willfrom hearof themold, who anddoes afflictnot themchange-- Selahhe menwill whohear neverthem changeand theirhumble waysthem, because andthey have no fear of God.
Compared to TNIVGod, who is enthroned from of old, who does not change-- he will hear them and humble them, because they have no fear of God.

Psalms 128:1

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BHSשִׁ֗יר הַֽמַּ֫עֲל֥וֹת אַ֭שְׁרֵי כָּל־ יְרֵ֣א יְהוָ֑ה הַ֝הֹלֵ֗ךְ בִּדְרָכָֽיו׃
NIV1984Blessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in his ways.
TNIVBlessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in obedience to him.
NIV2011Blessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in obedience to him.
Compared to NIV1984Blessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in hisobedience waysto him.
Compared to TNIVBlessed are all who fear the LORD, who walk in obedience to him.

Proverbs 16:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבִּרְצ֣וֹת יְ֭הוָה דַּרְכֵי־ אִ֑ישׁ גַּם־ א֝וֹיְבָ֗יו יַשְׁלִ֥ם אִתּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984When a man's ways are pleasing to the LORD, he makes even his enemies live at peace with him.
TNIVWhen the LORD takes pleasure in anyone's way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.
NIV2011When the LORD takes pleasure in anyone's way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.
Compared to NIV1984When athe man'sLORD waystakes arepleasure pleasingin toanyone's the LORDway, he makescauses eventheir his enemies liveto atmake peace with himthem.
Compared to TNIVWhen the LORD takes pleasure in anyone's way, he causes their enemies to make peace with them.

Isaiah 57:10

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BHSבְּרֹ֤ב דַּרְכֵּךְ֙ יָגַ֔עַתְּ לֹ֥א אָמַ֖רְתְּ נוֹאָ֑שׁ חַיַּ֤ת יָדֵךְ֙ מָצָ֔את עַל־ כֵּ֖ן לֹ֥א חָלִֽית׃
NIV1984You were wearied by all your ways, but you would not say, 'It is hopeless.' You found renewal of your strength, and so you did not faint.
TNIVYou wearied yourself by such going about, but you would not say, 'It is hopeless.' You found renewal of your strength, and so you did not faint.
NIV2011You wearied yourself by such going about, but you would not say, 'It is hopeless.' You found renewal of your strength, and so you did not faint.
Compared to NIV1984You were wearied yourself by allsuch yourgoing waysabout, but you would not say, 'It is hopeless.' You found renewal of your strength, and so you did not faint.
Compared to TNIVYou wearied yourself by such going about, but you would not say, 'It is hopeless.' You found renewal of your strength, and so you did not faint.

Jeremiah 7:23

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BHSכִּ֣י אִֽם־ אֶת־ הַדָּבָ֣ר הַ֠זֶּה צִוִּ֨יתִי אוֹתָ֤ם לֵאמֹר֙ שִׁמְע֣וּ בְקוֹלִ֔י וְהָיִ֤יתִי לָכֶם֙ לֵֽאלֹהִ֔ים וְאַתֶּ֖ם תִּֽהְיוּ־ לִ֣י לְעָ֑ם וַהֲלַכְתֶּ֗ם בְּכָל־ הַדֶּ֙רֶךְ֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר אֲצַוֶּ֣ה אֶתְכֶ֔ם לְמַ֖עַן יִיטַ֥ב לָכֶֽם׃
NIV1984but I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in all the ways I command you, that it may go well with you.
TNIVbut I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in obedience to all I command you, that it may go well with you.
NIV2011but I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in obedience to all I command you, that it may go well with you.
Compared to NIV1984but I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in allobedience theto waysall I command you, that it may go well with you.
Compared to TNIVbut I gave them this command: Obey me, and I will be your God and you will be my people. Walk in obedience to all I command you, that it may go well with you.

Habakkuk 3:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעָמַ֣ד ׀ וַיְמֹ֣דֶד אֶ֗רֶץ רָאָה֙ וַיַּתֵּ֣ר גּוֹיִ֔ם וַיִּתְפֹּֽצְצוּ֙ הַרְרֵי־ עַ֔ד שַׁח֖וּ גִּבְע֣וֹת עוֹלָ֑ם הֲלִיכ֥וֹת עוֹלָ֖ם לֽוֹ׃3
NIV1984He stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed. His ways are eternal.
TNIVHe stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed-- but he marches on forever.
NIV2011He stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed-- but he marches on forever.
Compared to NIV1984He stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed. His-- but wayshe aremarches eternalon forever.
Compared to TNIVHe stood, and shook the earth; he looked, and made the nations tremble. The ancient mountains crumbled and the age-old hills collapsed-- but he marches on forever.

Zechariah 3:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכֹּה־ אָמַ֞ר יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֗וֹת אִם־ בִּדְרָכַ֤י תֵּלֵךְ֙ וְאִ֣ם אֶת־ מִשְׁמַרְתִּ֣י תִשְׁמֹ֔ר וְגַם־ אַתָּה֙ תָּדִ֣ין אֶת־ בֵּיתִ֔י וְגַ֖ם תִּשְׁמֹ֣ר אֶת־ חֲצֵרָ֑י וְנָתַתִּ֤י לְךָ֙ מַהְלְכִ֔ים בֵּ֥ין הָעֹמְדִ֖ים הָאֵֽלֶּה׃
NIV1984"This is what the LORD Almighty says: 'If you will walk in my ways and keep my requirements, then you will govern my house and have charge of my courts, and I will give you a place among these standing here.
TNIV"This is what the LORD Almighty says: 'If you will walk in obedience to me and keep my requirements, then you will govern my house and have charge of my courts, and I will give you a place among these standing here.
NIV2011"This is what the LORD Almighty says: 'If you will walk in obedience to me and keep my requirements, then you will govern my house and have charge of my courts, and I will give you a place among these standing here.
Compared to NIV1984"This is what the LORD Almighty says: 'If you will walk in myobedience waysto me and keep my requirements, then you will govern my house and have charge of my courts, and I will give you a place among these standing here.
Compared to TNIV"This is what the LORD Almighty says: 'If you will walk in obedience to me and keep my requirements, then you will govern my house and have charge of my courts, and I will give you a place among these standing here.

2 Peter 2:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ πολλοὶ ἐξακολουθήσουσιν αὐτῶν ταῖς ἀσελγείαις, δι’ οὓς ἡ ὁδὸς τῆς ἀληθείας βλασφημηθήσεται·
NIV1984Many will follow their shameful ways and will bring the way of truth into disrepute.
TNIVMany will follow their depraved conduct and will bring the way of truth into disrepute.
NIV2011Many will follow their depraved conduct and will bring the way of truth into disrepute.
Compared to NIV1984Many will follow their shamefuldepraved waysconduct and will bring the way of truth into disrepute.
Compared to TNIVMany will follow their depraved conduct and will bring the way of truth into disrepute.

Verses where Ways was added

Leviticus 6:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָה֮ כִּֽי־ יֶחֱטָ֣א וְאָשֵׁם֒ וְהֵשִׁ֨יב אֶת־ הַגְּזֵלָ֜ה אֲשֶׁ֣ר גָּזָ֗ל א֤וֹ אֶת־ הָעֹ֙שֶׁק֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עָשָׁ֔ק א֚וֹ אֶת־ הַפִּקָּד֔וֹן אֲשֶׁ֥ר הָפְקַ֖ד אִתּ֑וֹ א֥וֹ אֶת־ הָאֲבֵדָ֖ה אֲשֶׁ֥ר מָצָֽא׃
NIV1984when he thus sins and becomes guilty, he must return what he has stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to him, or the lost property he found,
TNIVwhen they thus sin and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,
NIV2011when they sin in any of these ways and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,
Compared to NIV1984when hethey thussin sinsin any of these ways and becomesrealize guiltytheir guilt, hethey must return what hethey hashave stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to himthem, or the lost property hethey found,
Compared to TNIVwhen they thus sin in any of these ways and realize their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,

Judges 2:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְגַ֤ם אֶל־ שֹֽׁפְטֵיהֶם֙ לֹ֣א שָׁמֵ֔עוּ כִּ֣י זָנ֗וּ אַֽחֲרֵי֙ אֱלֹהִ֣ים אֲחֵרִ֔ים וַיִּֽשְׁתַּחֲו֖וּ לָהֶ֑ם סָ֣רוּ מַהֵ֗ר מִן־ הַדֶּ֜רֶךְ אֲשֶׁ֨ר הָלְכ֧וּ אֲבוֹתָ֛ם לִשְׁמֹ֥עַ מִצְוֺת־ יְהוָ֖ה לֹא־ עָ֥שׂוּ כֵֽן׃
NIV1984Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. Unlike their fathers, they quickly turned from the way in which their fathers had walked, the way of obedience to the LORD's commands.
TNIVYet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. Unlike their ancestors, they quickly turned from following the way of their ancestors, the way of obedience to the LORD's commands.
NIV2011Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. They quickly turned from the ways of their ancestors, who had been obedient to the LORD's commands.
Compared to NIV1984Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. UnlikeThey their fathers, they quickly turned from the wayways inof which their fathersancestors, who had walked, thebeen way of obedienceobedient to the LORD's commands.
Compared to TNIVYet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. UnlikeThey their ancestors, they quickly turned from following the wayways of their ancestors, thewho wayhad ofbeen obedienceobedient to the LORD's commands.

2 Chronicles 20:35

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BHSוְאַחֲרֵיכֵ֗ן אֶתְחַבַּר֙ יְהוֹשָׁפָ֣ט מֶֽלֶךְ־ יְהוּדָ֔ה עִ֖ם אֲחַזְיָ֣ה מֶֽלֶךְ־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל ה֖וּא הִרְשִׁ֥יעַ לַעֲשֽׂוֹת׃
NIV1984Later, Jehoshaphat king of Judah made an alliance with Ahaziah king of Israel, who was guilty of wickedness.
TNIVLater, Jehoshaphat king of Judah made an alliance with Ahaziah king of Israel, whose ways were wicked.
NIV2011Later, Jehoshaphat king of Judah made an alliance with Ahaziah king of Israel, whose ways were wicked.
Compared to NIV1984Later, Jehoshaphat king of Judah made an alliance with Ahaziah king of Israel, whowhose wasways guiltywere of wickednesswicked.
Compared to TNIVLater, Jehoshaphat king of Judah made an alliance with Ahaziah king of Israel, whose ways were wicked.

Psalms 25:12

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BHSמִי־ זֶ֣ה הָ֭אִישׁ יְרֵ֣א יְהוָ֑ה י֝וֹרֶ֗נּוּ בְּדֶ֣רֶךְ יִבְחָֽר׃
NIV1984Who, then, is the man that fears the LORD? He will instruct him in the way chosen for him.
TNIVWho, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.
NIV2011Who, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.
Compared to NIV1984Who, then, isare thethose manwho thatfear fears the LORD? He will instruct himthem in the wayways chosenthey forshould himchoose.
Compared to TNIVWho, then, are those who fear the LORD? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.

Psalms 140:4

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BHSשָֽׁנֲנ֣וּ לְשׁוֹנָם֮ כְּֽמוֹ־ נָ֫חָ֥שׁ חֲמַ֥ת עַכְשׁ֑וּב תַּ֖חַת שְׂפָתֵ֣ימוֹ סֶֽלָה׃
NIV1984Keep me, O LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from men of violence who plan to trip my feet.
TNIVKeep me safe, LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from the violent, who devise ways to trip my feet.
NIV2011Keep me safe, LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from the violent, who devise ways to trip my feet.
Compared to NIV1984Keep me, O safe, LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from menthe of violence violent, who plandevise ways to trip my feet.
Compared to TNIVKeep me safe, LORD, from the hands of the wicked; protect me from the violent, who devise ways to trip my feet.

Proverbs 16:17

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BHSמְסִלַּ֣ת יְ֭שָׁרִים ס֣וּר מֵרָ֑ע שֹׁמֵ֥ר נַ֝פְשׁ֗וֹ נֹצֵ֥ר דַּרְכּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The highway of the upright avoids evil; he who guards his way guards his life.
TNIVThe highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.
NIV2011The highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.
Compared to NIV1984The highway of the upright avoids evil; hethose who guardsguard histheir wayways guardspreserve histheir lifelives.
Compared to TNIVThe highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.

Isaiah 55:7

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BHSיַעֲזֹ֤ב רָשָׁע֙ דַּרְכּ֔וֹ וְאִ֥ישׁ אָ֖וֶן מַחְשְׁבֹתָ֑יו וְיָשֹׁ֤ב אֶל־ יְהוָה֙ וִֽירַחֲמֵ֔הוּ וְאֶל־ אֱלֹהֵ֖ינוּ כִּֽי־ יַרְבֶּ֥ה לִסְלֽוֹחַ׃
NIV1984Let the wicked forsake his way and the evil man his thoughts. Let him turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on him, and to our God, for he will freely pardon.
TNIVLet the wicked forsake their ways and the unrighteous their thoughts. Let them turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on them, and to our God, for he will freely pardon.
NIV2011Let the wicked forsake their ways and the unrighteous their thoughts. Let them turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on them, and to our God, for he will freely pardon.
Compared to NIV1984Let the wicked forsake histheir wayways and the evilunrighteous mantheir his thoughts. Let himthem turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on himthem, and to our God, for he will freely pardon.
Compared to TNIVLet the wicked forsake their ways and the unrighteous their thoughts. Let them turn to the LORD, and he will have mercy on them, and to our God, for he will freely pardon.

Jeremiah 26:3

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BHSאוּלַ֣י יִשְׁמְע֔וּ וְיָשֻׁ֕בוּ אִ֖ישׁ מִדַּרְכּ֣וֹ הָרָעָ֑ה וְנִחַמְתִּ֣י אֶל־ הָרָעָ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֨ר אָנֹכִ֤י חֹשֵׁב֙ לַעֲשׂ֣וֹת לָהֶ֔ם מִפְּנֵ֖י רֹ֥עַ מַעַלְלֵיהֶֽם׃
NIV1984Perhaps they will listen and each will turn from his evil way. Then I will relent and not bring on them the disaster I was planning because of the evil they have done.
TNIVPerhaps they will listen and each will turn from their evil ways. Then I will relent and not inflict on them the disaster I was planning because of the evil they have done.
NIV2011Perhaps they will listen and each will turn from their evil ways. Then I will relent and not inflict on them the disaster I was planning because of the evil they have done.
Compared to NIV1984Perhaps they will listen and each will turn from histheir evil wayways. Then I will relent and not bringinflict on them the disaster I was planning because of the evil they have done.
Compared to TNIVPerhaps they will listen and each will turn from their evil ways. Then I will relent and not inflict on them the disaster I was planning because of the evil they have done.

Jeremiah 36:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס אוּלַ֤י יִשְׁמְעוּ֙ בֵּ֣ית יְהוּדָ֔ה אֵ֚ת כָּל־ הָ֣רָעָ֔ה אֲשֶׁ֛ר אָנֹכִ֥י חֹשֵׁ֖ב לַעֲשׂ֣וֹת לָהֶ֑ם לְמַ֣עַן יָשׁ֗וּבוּ אִ֚ישׁ מִדַּרְכּ֣וֹ הָרָעָ֔ה וְסָלַחְתִּ֥י לַעֲוֺנָ֖ם וּלְחַטָּאתָֽם׃
NIV1984Perhaps when the people of Judah hear about every disaster I plan to inflict on them, each of them will turn from his wicked way; then I will forgive their wickedness and their sin."
TNIVPerhaps when the people of Judah hear about every disaster I plan to inflict on them, they will each turn from their wicked ways; then I will forgive their wickedness and their sin."
NIV2011Perhaps when the people of Judah hear about every disaster I plan to inflict on them, they will each turn from their wicked ways; then I will forgive their wickedness and their sin."
Compared to NIV1984Perhaps when the people of Judah hear about every disaster I plan to inflict on them, eachthey of them will each turn from histheir wicked wayways; then I will forgive their wickedness and their sin."
Compared to TNIVPerhaps when the people of Judah hear about every disaster I plan to inflict on them, they will each turn from their wicked ways; then I will forgive their wickedness and their sin."

2 Thessalonians 2:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐν πάσῃ ἀπάτῃ ⸀ἀδικίας τοῖς ἀπολλυμένοις, ἀνθ’ ὧν τὴν ἀγάπην τῆς ἀληθείας οὐκ ἐδέξαντο εἰς τὸ σωθῆναι αὐτούς·
SBLGNT apparatusἀδικίας WH Treg NIV ] τῆς ἀδικίας ἐν RP
NIV1984and in every sort of evil that deceives those who are perishing. They perish because they refused to love the truth and so be saved.
TNIVand all the ways that wickedness deceives those who are perishing. They perish because they refused to love the truth and so be saved.
NIV2011and all the ways that wickedness deceives those who are perishing. They perish because they refused to love the truth and so be saved.
Compared to NIV1984and inall everythe sortways of evil that wickedness deceives those who are perishing. They perish because they refused to love the truth and so be saved.
Compared to TNIVand all the ways that wickedness deceives those who are perishing. They perish because they refused to love the truth and so be saved.


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