Verses where 'because' has been added or removed from the TNIV

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The word 'Because' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (1664 times) than it does in the TNIV (1662 times). The word 'Because' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Because' was added or removed from a verse in the TNIV 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.

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Verses where Because was removed

Ezekiel 33:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאַתָּ֣ה בֶן־ אָדָ֗ם אֱמֹ֤ר אֶל־ בְּנֵֽי־ עַמְּךָ֙ צִדְקַ֣ת הַצַּדִּ֗יק לֹ֤א תַצִּילֶ֙נּוּ֙ בְּי֣וֹם פִּשְׁע֔וֹ וְרִשְׁעַ֤ת הָֽרָשָׁע֙ לֹֽא־ יִכָּ֣שֶׁל בָּ֔הּ בְּי֖וֹם שׁוּב֣וֹ מֵֽרִשְׁע֑וֹ וְצַדִּ֗יק לֹ֥א יוּכַ֛ל לִֽחְי֥וֹת בָּ֖הּ בְּי֥וֹם חֲטֹאתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"Therefore, son of man, say to your countrymen, 'The righteousness of the righteous man will not save him when he disobeys, and the wickedness of the wicked man will not cause him to fall when he turns from it. The righteous man, if he sins, will not be allowed to live because of his former righteousness.'
TNIV"Therefore, son of man, say to your people, 'If someone who is righteous disobeys, that person's former righteousness will count for nothing. And if someone who is wicked repents, that person's former wickedness will not bring condemnation. The righteous, if they sin, will not be allowed to live because of their former righteousness.'
NIV2011"Therefore, son of man, say to your people, 'If someone who is righteous disobeys, that person's former righteousness will count for nothing. And if someone who is wicked repents, that person's former wickedness will not bring condemnation. The righteous person who sins will not be allowed to live even though they were formerly righteous.'
Compared to NIV1984"Therefore, son of man, say to your countrymenpeople, 'TheIf righteousnesssomeone ofwho theis righteous mandisobeys, that willperson's notformer saverighteousness himwill whencount hefor disobeys, andnothing. And theif wickednesssomeone ofwho theis wicked manrepents, that willperson's notformer causewickedness himwill tonot fallbring when he turns from itcondemnation. The righteous man, ifperson hewho sins, will not be allowed to live becauseeven ofthough histhey formerwere righteousnessformerly righteous.'
Compared to TNIV"Therefore, son of man, say to your people, 'If someone who is righteous disobeys, that person's former righteousness will count for nothing. And if someone who is wicked repents, that person's former wickedness will not bring condemnation. The righteous, if theyperson sin, who sins will not be allowed to live becauseeven ofthough theirthey formerwere righteousnessformerly righteous.'

Malachi 2:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְלֹא־ אֶחָ֣ד עָשָׂ֗ה וּשְׁאָ֥ר ר֙וּחַ֙ ל֔וֹ וּמָה֙ הָֽאֶחָ֔ד מְבַקֵּ֖שׁ זֶ֣רַע אֱלֹהִ֑ים וְנִשְׁמַרְתֶּם֙ בְּר֣וּחֲכֶ֔ם וּבְאֵ֥שֶׁת נְעוּרֶ֖יךָ אַל־ יִבְגֹּֽד׃
NIV1984Has not the LORD made them one? In flesh and spirit they are his. And why one? Because he was seeking godly offspring. So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith with the wife of your youth.
TNIVHas not the LORD made the two of you one? You belong to him in body and spirit. And why has he made you one? Because he was seeking godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.
NIV2011Has not the one God made you? You belong to him in body and spirit. And what does the one God seek? Godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.
Compared to NIV1984Has not the LORDone God made them oneyou? InYou fleshbelong andto spirithim theyin arebody hisand spirit. And whywhat one? Becausedoes hethe wasone seekingGod godlyseek? Godly offspring. So guardbe yourselfon in your spiritguard, and do not breakbe faithunfaithful withto the wife of your youth.
Compared to TNIVHas not the LORDone God made the two of you one? You belong to him in body and spirit. And whywhat hasdoes hethe made you one? Because heGod was seeking godlyseek? Godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.

Matthew 19:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰσὶν γὰρ εὐνοῦχοι οἵτινες ἐκ κοιλίας μητρὸς ἐγεννήθησαν οὕτως, καὶ εἰσὶν εὐνοῦχοι οἵτινες εὐνουχίσθησαν ὑπὸ τῶν ἀνθρώπων, καὶ εἰσὶν εὐνοῦχοι οἵτινες εὐνούχισαν ἑαυτοὺς διὰ τὴν βασιλείαν τῶν οὐρανῶν. ὁ δυνάμενος χωρεῖν χωρείτω.
NIV1984For some are eunuchs because they were born that way; others were made that way by men; and others have renounced marriage because of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
TNIVFor some are eunuchs because they were born that way; others have been made eunuchs; and others have renounced marriage because of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
NIV2011For there are eunuchs who were born that way, and there are eunuchs who have been made eunuchs by others--and there are those who choose to live like eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
Compared to NIV1984For somethere are eunuchs becausewho they were born that way; others, and werethere madeare thateunuchs waywho have been made eunuchs by men; others--and othersthere haveare renouncedthose marriagewho becausechoose to live like eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."
Compared to TNIVFor somethere are eunuchs becausewho they were born that way; others, and there are eunuchs who have been made eunuchs; and by others--and havethere renouncedare marriagethose becausewho choose to live like eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who can accept this should accept it."

Revelation 16:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἤκουσα τοῦ ἀγγέλου τῶν ὑδάτων λέγοντος· Δίκαιος εἶ, ὁ ὢν καὶ ὁ ἦν, ⸀ὁ ὅσιος, ὅτι ταῦτα ἔκρινας,
SBLGNT apparatusὁ WH NIV RP ] – Treg
NIV1984Then I heard the angel in charge of the waters say: "You are just in these judgments, you who are and who were, the Holy One, because you have so judged;
TNIVThen I heard the angel in charge of the waters say: "You are just in these judgments, you who are and who were, the Holy One, because you have so judged;
NIV2011Then I heard the angel in charge of the waters say: "You are just in these judgments, O Holy One, you who are and who were;
Compared to NIV1984Then I heard the angel in charge of the waters say: "You are just in these judgments, O Holy One, you who are and who were, the Holy One, because you have so judged;
Compared to TNIVThen I heard the angel in charge of the waters say: "You are just in these judgments, O Holy One, you who are and who were, the Holy One, because you have so judged;

Verses where Because was added

Judges 21:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וְהָיָ֡ה כִּֽי־ יָבֹ֣אוּ אֲבוֹתָם֩ א֨וֹ אֲחֵיהֶ֜ם אֵלֵ֗ינוּ וְאָמַ֤רְנוּ אֲלֵיהֶם֙ חָנּ֣וּנוּ אוֹתָ֔ם כִּ֣י לֹ֥א לָקַ֛חְנוּ אִ֥ישׁ אִשְׁתּ֖וֹ בַּמִּלְחָמָ֑ה כִּ֣י לֹ֥א אַתֶּ֛ם נְתַתֶּ֥ם לָהֶ֖ם כָּעֵ֥ת תֶּאְשָֽׁמוּ׃
NIV1984When their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us a kindness by helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and you are innocent, since you did not give your daughters to them.'"
TNIVWhen their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us a kindness by helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and you are innocent, since you did not give your daughters to them.'"
NIV2011When their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us the favor of helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war. You will not be guilty of breaking your oath because you did not give your daughters to them.'"
Compared to NIV1984When their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us athe kindnessfavor byof helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and. You youwill arenot innocent, sincebe guilty of breaking your oath because you did not give your daughters to them.'"
Compared to TNIVWhen their fathers or brothers complain to us, we will say to them, 'Do us athe kindnessfavor byof helping them, because we did not get wives for them during the war, and. You youwill arenot innocent, sincebe guilty of breaking your oath because you did not give your daughters to them.'"

Psalms 41:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבְּזֹ֣את יָ֭דַעְתִּי כִּֽי־ חָפַ֣צְתָּ בִּ֑י כִּ֤י לֹֽא־ יָרִ֖יעַ אֹיְבִ֣י עָלָֽי׃
NIV1984In my integrity you uphold me and set me in your presence forever.
TNIVIn my integrity you uphold me and set me in your presence forever.
NIV2011Because of my integrity you uphold me and set me in your presence forever.
Compared to NIV1984InBecause of my integrity you uphold me and set me in your presence forever.
Compared to TNIVInBecause of my integrity you uphold me and set me in your presence forever.

Psalms 86:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSפְּנֵ֥ה אֵלַ֗י וְחָ֫נֵּ֥נִי תְּנָֽה־ עֻזְּךָ֥ לְעַבְדֶּ֑ךָ וְ֝הוֹשִׁ֗יעָה לְבֶן־ אֲמָתֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984Turn to me and have mercy on me; grant your strength to your servant and save the son of your maidservant.
TNIVTurn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant and save the son of a woman who served you before me.
NIV2011Turn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant; save me, because I serve you just as my mother did.
Compared to NIV1984Turn to me and have mercy on me; grantshow your strength toin behalf of your servant; save andme, because saveI theserve sonyou ofjust youras maidservantmy mother did.
Compared to TNIVTurn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant and ; save theme, because sonI ofserve ayou womanjust whoas servedmy youmother before medid.

Joel 2:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּבְנֵ֣י צִיּ֗וֹן גִּ֤ילוּ וְשִׂמְחוּ֙ בַּיהוָ֣ה אֱלֹֽהֵיכֶ֔ם כִּֽי־ נָתַ֥ן לָכֶ֛ם אֶת־ הַמּוֹרֶ֖ה לִצְדָקָ֑ה וַיּ֣וֹרֶד לָכֶ֗ם גֶּ֛שֶׁם מוֹרֶ֥ה וּמַלְק֖וֹשׁ בָּרִאשֽׁוֹן׃
NIV1984Be glad, O people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains in righteousness. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.
TNIVBe glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains in righteousness. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.
NIV2011Be glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains because he is faithful. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.
Compared to NIV1984Be glad, O people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains inbecause righteousnesshe is faithful. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.
Compared to TNIVBe glad, people of Zion, rejoice in the LORD your God, for he has given you the autumn rains inbecause righteousnesshe is faithful. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before.

Joel 3:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְקִבַּצְתִּי֙ אֶת־ כָּל־ הַגּוֹיִ֔ם וְה֣וֹרַדְתִּ֔ים אֶל־ עֵ֖מֶק יְהֽוֹשָׁפָ֑ט וְנִשְׁפַּטְתִּ֨י עִמָּ֜ם שָׁ֗ם עַל־ עַמִּ֨י וְנַחֲלָתִ֤י יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר פִּזְּר֣וּ בַגּוֹיִ֔ם וְאֶת־ אַרְצִ֖י חִלֵּֽקוּ׃
NIV1984I will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will enter into judgment against them concerning my inheritance, my people Israel, for they scattered my people among the nations and divided up my land.
TNIVI will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will enter into judgment against them concerning my inheritance, my people Israel, for they scattered my people among the nations and divided up my land.
NIV2011I will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will put them on trial for what they did to my inheritance, my people Israel, because they scattered my people among the nations and divided up my land.
Compared to NIV1984I will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will enterput intothem judgmenton againsttrial themfor concerningwhat they did to my inheritance, my people Israel, forbecause they scattered my people among the nations and divided up my land.
Compared to TNIVI will gather all nations and bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat. There I will enterput intothem judgmenton againsttrial themfor concerningwhat they did to my inheritance, my people Israel, forbecause they scattered my people among the nations and divided up my land.

Matthew 13:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ ἀποκριθεὶς εἶπεν ⸀αὐτοῖς· Ὅτι ὑμῖν δέδοται γνῶναι τὰ μυστήρια τῆς βασιλείας τῶν οὐρανῶν, ἐκείνοις δὲ οὐ δέδοται.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτοῖς Treg RP NA ] – WH NIV
NIV1984He replied, "The knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven has been given to you, but not to them.
TNIVHe replied, "The knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven has been given to you, but not to them.
NIV2011He replied, "Because the knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven has been given to you, but not to them.
Compared to NIV1984He replied, "TheBecause the knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven has been given to you, but not to them.
Compared to TNIVHe replied, "TheBecause the knowledge of the secrets of the kingdom of heaven has been given to you, but not to them.

2 John 1:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὅτι πολλοὶ πλάνοι ⸀ἐξῆλθον εἰς τὸν κόσμον, οἱ μὴ ὁμολογοῦντες Ἰησοῦν Χριστὸν ἐρχόμενον ἐν σαρκί· οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ πλάνος καὶ ὁ ἀντίχριστος.
SBLGNT apparatusἐξῆλθον WH Treg NIV ] εἰσῆλθόν RP
NIV1984Many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
TNIVMany deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
NIV2011I say this because many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
Compared to NIV1984ManyI say this because many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.
Compared to TNIVManyI say this because many deceivers, who do not acknowledge Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh, have gone out into the world. Any such person is the deceiver and the antichrist.


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