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

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The word 'Believes' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (25 times) than it does in the TNIV (22 times). The word 'Believes' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Believes' 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.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
New text in NIV20113100.0%

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

Verses where Believes was added

Mark 11:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν ὅτι ὃς ἂν εἴπῃ τῷ ὄρει τούτῳ· Ἄρθητι καὶ βλήθητι εἰς τὴν θάλασσαν, καὶ μὴ διακριθῇ ἐν τῇ καρδίᾳ αὐτοῦ ἀλλὰ ⸀πιστεύῃ ὅτι ⸂ὃ λαλεῖ γίνεται, ἔσται αὐτῷ⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusἀμὴν WH NIV ] + γὰρ Treg RP • πιστεύῃ WH NIV ] πιστεύσῃ Treg RP • ὃ λαλεῖ γίνεται, ἔσται αὐτῷ WH Treg NIV ] ἃ λέγει γίνεται ἔσται αὐτῷ ὃ ἐὰν εἴπῃ RP
NIV1984"I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in his heart but believes that what he says will happen, it will be done for him.
TNIV"Truly I tell you, if you say to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and do not doubt in your heart but believe that what you say will happen, it will be done for you.
NIV2011"Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them.
Compared to NIV1984"Truly I tell you the truth, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in histheir heart but believes that what hethey sayssay will happen, it will be done for himthem.
Compared to TNIV"Truly I tell you, if youanyone saysays to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and dodoes not doubt in yourtheir heart but believebelieves that what youthey say will happen, it will be done for youthem.

John 12:44

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἸησοῦς δὲ ἔκραξεν καὶ εἶπεν· Ὁ πιστεύων εἰς ἐμὲ οὐ πιστεύει εἰς ἐμὲ ἀλλὰ εἰς τὸν πέμψαντά με,
NIV1984Then Jesus cried out, "When a man believes in me, he does not believe in me only, but in the one who sent me.
TNIVThen Jesus cried out, "Those who believe in me do not believe in me only, but in the one who sent me.
NIV2011Then Jesus cried out, "Whoever believes in me does not believe in me only, but in the one who sent me.
Compared to NIV1984Then Jesus cried out, "WhenWhoever a man believes in me, he does not believe in me only, but in the one who sent me.
Compared to TNIVThen Jesus cried out, "ThoseWhoever whobelieves believe in me dodoes not believe in me only, but in the one who sent me.

John 14:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀμὴν ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν, ὁ πιστεύων εἰς ἐμὲ τὰ ἔργα ἃ ἐγὼ ποιῶ κἀκεῖνος ποιήσει, καὶ μείζονα τούτων ποιήσει, ὅτι ἐγὼ πρὸς τὸν ⸀πατέρα πορεύομαι·
SBLGNT apparatusπατέρα WH Treg NIV ] + μου RP
NIV1984I tell you the truth, anyone who has faith in me will do what I have been doing. He will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
TNIVVery truly I tell you, all who have faith in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
NIV2011Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
Compared to NIV1984Very truly I tell you the truth, anyonewhoever whobelieves has faith in me will do whatthe works I have been doing. He, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
Compared to TNIVVery truly I tell you, allwhoever who have faithbelieves in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.


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