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

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The word 'Brother' occurs 17 times more often in the NIV2011 (320 times) than it does in the TNIV (303 times). The word 'Brother' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 19 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Brother' 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
Uses NIV1984 text1147.8%
New text in NIV20111252.2%

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

Verses where Brother was removed

Genesis 29:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיְהִ֡י כַּאֲשֶׁר֩ רָאָ֨ה יַעֲקֹ֜ב אֶת־ רָחֵ֗ל בַּת־ לָבָן֙ אֲחִ֣י אִמּ֔וֹ וְאֶת־ צֹ֥אן לָבָ֖ן אֲחִ֣י אִמּ֑וֹ וַיִּגַּ֣שׁ יַעֲקֹ֗ב וַיָּ֤גֶל אֶת־ הָאֶ֙בֶן֙ מֵעַל֙ פִּ֣י הַבְּאֵ֔ר וַיַּ֕שְׁקְ אֶת־ צֹ֥אן לָבָ֖ן אֲחִ֥י אִמּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984When Jacob saw Rachel daughter of Laban, his mother's brother, and Laban's sheep, he went over and rolled the stone away from the mouth of the well and watered his uncle's sheep.
TNIVWhen Jacob saw Rachel daughter of Laban, his mother's brother, and Laban's sheep, he went over and rolled the stone away from the mouth of the well and watered his uncle's sheep.
NIV2011When Jacob saw Rachel daughter of his uncle Laban, and Laban's sheep, he went over and rolled the stone away from the mouth of the well and watered his uncle's sheep.
Compared to NIV1984When Jacob saw Rachel daughter of Laban, his mother'suncle brotherLaban, and Laban's sheep, he went over and rolled the stone away from the mouth of the well and watered his uncle's sheep.
Compared to TNIVWhen Jacob saw Rachel daughter of Laban, his mother'suncle brotherLaban, and Laban's sheep, he went over and rolled the stone away from the mouth of the well and watered his uncle's sheep.

Genesis 50:24

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוַיֹּ֤אמֶר יוֹסֵף֙ אֶל־ אֶחָ֔יו אָנֹכִ֖י מֵ֑ת וֵֽאלֹהִ֞ים פָּקֹ֧ד יִפְקֹ֣ד אֶתְכֶ֗ם וְהֶעֱלָ֤ה אֶתְכֶם֙ מִן־ הָאָ֣רֶץ הַזֹּ֔את אֶל־ הָאָ֕רֶץ אֲשֶׁ֥ר נִשְׁבַּ֛ע לְאַבְרָהָ֥ם לְיִצְחָ֖ק וּֽלְיַעֲקֹֽב׃
NIV1984Then Joseph said to his brothers, "I am about to die. But God will surely come to your aid and take you up out of this land to the land he promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob."
TNIVThen Joseph said to his brother Israelites, "I am about to die. But God will surely come to your aid and take you up out of this land to the land he promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob."
NIV2011Then Joseph said to his brothers, "I am about to die. But God will surely come to your aid and take you up out of this land to the land he promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob."
Compared to NIV1984Then Joseph said to his brothers, "I am about to die. But God will surely come to your aid and take you up out of this land to the land he promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob."
Compared to TNIVThen Joseph said to his brother Israelitesbrothers, "I am about to die. But God will surely come to your aid and take you up out of this land to the land he promised on oath to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob."

Romans 14:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΣὺ δὲ τί κρίνεις τὸν ἀδελφόν σου; ἢ καὶ σὺ τί ἐξουθενεῖς τὸν ἀδελφόν σου; πάντες γὰρ παραστησόμεθα τῷ βήματι τοῦ ⸀θεοῦ,
SBLGNT apparatusθεοῦ WH Treg NIV ] χριστοῦ RP
NIV1984You, then, why do you judge your brother? Or why do you look down on your brother? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
TNIVYou, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat your brother or sister with contempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
NIV2011You, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat them with contempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
Compared to NIV1984You, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you looktreat downthem onwith your brothercontempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.
Compared to TNIVYou, then, why do you judge your brother or sister? Or why do you treat your brother or sisterthem with contempt? For we will all stand before God's judgment seat.

Romans 14:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἰ ⸀γὰρ διὰ βρῶμα ὁ ἀδελφός σου λυπεῖται, οὐκέτι κατὰ ἀγάπην περιπατεῖς. μὴ τῷ βρώματί σου ἐκεῖνον ἀπόλλυε ὑπὲρ οὗ Χριστὸς ἀπέθανεν.
SBLGNT apparatusγὰρ WH Treg NIV ] δὲ RP
NIV1984If your brother is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brother for whom Christ died.
TNIVIf your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brother or sister for whom Christ died.
NIV2011If your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy someone for whom Christ died.
Compared to NIV1984If your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brothersomeone for whom Christ died.
Compared to TNIVIf your brother or sister is distressed because of what you eat, you are no longer acting in love. Do not by your eating destroy your brother or sistersomeone for whom Christ died.

Verses where Brother was added

1 Kings 20:32

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוַיַּחְגְּרוּ֩ שַׂקִּ֨ים בְּמָתְנֵיהֶ֜ם וַחֲבָלִ֣ים בְּרָאשֵׁיהֶ֗ם וַיָּבֹ֙אוּ֙ אֶל־ מֶ֣לֶךְ יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וַיֹּ֣אמְר֔וּ עַבְדְּךָ֧ בֶן־ הֲדַ֛ד אָמַ֖ר תְּחִֽי־ נָ֣א נַפְשִׁ֑י וַיֹּ֛אמֶר הַעוֹדֶ֥נּוּ חַ֖י אָחִ֥י הֽוּא׃
NIV1984Wearing sackcloth around their waists and ropes around their heads, they went to the king of Israel and said, "Your servant Ben-Hadad says: 'Please let me live.'" The king answered, "Is he still alive? He is my brother."
TNIVWearing sackcloth around their waists and ropes around their heads, they went to the king of Israel and said, "Your servant Ben-Hadad says: 'Please let me live.'" The king answered, "Is he still alive? He is an old ally."
NIV2011Wearing sackcloth around their waists and ropes around their heads, they went to the king of Israel and said, "Your servant Ben-Hadad says: 'Please let me live.'" The king answered, "Is he still alive? He is my brother."
Compared to NIV1984Wearing sackcloth around their waists and ropes around their heads, they went to the king of Israel and said, "Your servant Ben-Hadad says: 'Please let me live.'" The king answered, "Is he still alive? He is my brother."
Compared to TNIVWearing sackcloth around their waists and ropes around their heads, they went to the king of Israel and said, "Your servant Ben-Hadad says: 'Please let me live.'" The king answered, "Is he still alive? He is anmy old allybrother."

1 Kings 20:33

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוְהָאֲנָשִׁים֩ יְנַחֲשׁ֨וּ וַֽיְמַהֲר֜וּ וַיַּחְלְט֣וּ הֲמִמֶּ֗נּוּ וַיֹּֽאמְרוּ֙ אָחִ֣יךָ בֶן־ הֲדַ֔ד וַיֹּ֖אמֶר בֹּ֣אוּ קָחֻ֑הוּ וַיֵּצֵ֤א אֵלָיו֙ בֶּן־ הֲדַ֔ד וַֽיַּעֲלֵ֖הוּ עַל־ הַמֶּרְכָּבָֽה׃
NIV1984The men took this as a good sign and were quick to pick up his word. "Yes, your brother Ben-Hadad!" they said. "Go and get him," the king said. When Ben-Hadad came out, Ahab had him come up into his chariot.
TNIVThe men took this as a good sign and were quick to pick up his word. "Yes, your old ally Ben-Hadad!" they said. "Go and get him," the king said. When Ben-Hadad came out, Ahab had him come up into his chariot.
NIV2011The men took this as a good sign and were quick to pick up his word. "Yes, your brother Ben-Hadad!" they said. "Go and get him," the king said. When Ben-Hadad came out, Ahab had him come up into his chariot.
Compared to NIV1984The men took this as a good sign and were quick to pick up his word. "Yes, your brother Ben-Hadad!" they said. "Go and get him," the king said. When Ben-Hadad came out, Ahab had him come up into his chariot.
Compared to TNIVThe men took this as a good sign and were quick to pick up his word. "Yes, your old allybrother Ben-Hadad!" they said. "Go and get him," the king said. When Ben-Hadad came out, Ahab had him come up into his chariot.

Proverbs 18:9

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSגַּ֭ם מִתְרַפֶּ֣ה בִמְלַאכְתּ֑וֹ אָ֥ח ה֝֗וּא לְבַ֣עַל מַשְׁחִֽית׃
NIV1984One who is slack in his work is brother to one who destroys.
TNIVOne who is slack in his work is a close relative of one who destroys.
NIV2011One who is slack in his work is brother to one who destroys.
Compared to NIV1984One who is slack in his work is brother to one who destroys.
Compared to TNIVOne who is slack in his work is abrother close relative ofto one who destroys.

Ezekiel 38:21

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוְקָרָ֨אתִי עָלָ֤יו לְכָל־ הָרַי֙ חֶ֔רֶב נְאֻ֖ם אֲדֹנָ֣י יְהוִ֑ה חֶ֥רֶב אִ֖ישׁ בְּאָחִ֥יו תִּֽהְיֶֽה׃
NIV1984I will summon a sword against Gog on all my mountains, declares the Sovereign LORD. Every man's sword will be against his brother.
TNIVI will summon a sword against Gog on all my mountains, declares the Sovereign LORD. Every man's sword will be against his fellow.
NIV2011I will summon a sword against Gog on all my mountains, declares the Sovereign LORD. Every man's sword will be against his brother.
Compared to NIV1984I will summon a sword against Gog on all my mountains, declares the Sovereign LORD. Every man's sword will be against his brother.
Compared to TNIVI will summon a sword against Gog on all my mountains, declares the Sovereign LORD. Every man's sword will be against his fellowbrother.

Haggai 2:22

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוְהָֽפַכְתִּי֙ כִּסֵּ֣א מַמְלָכ֔וֹת וְהִ֨שְׁמַדְתִּ֔י חֹ֖זֶק מַמְלְכ֣וֹת הַגּוֹיִ֑ם וְהָפַכְתִּ֤י מֶרְכָּבָה֙ וְרֹ֣כְבֶ֔יהָ וְיָרְד֤וּ סוּסִים֙ וְרֹ֣כְבֵיהֶ֔ם אִ֖ישׁ בְּחֶ֥רֶב אָחִֽיו׃
NIV1984I will overturn royal thrones and shatter the power of the foreign kingdoms. I will overthrow chariots and their drivers; horses and their riders will fall, each by the sword of his brother.
TNIVI will overturn royal thrones and shatter the power of the foreign kingdoms. I will overthrow chariots and their drivers; horses and their riders will fall, each by the sword of his comrade.
NIV2011I will overturn royal thrones and shatter the power of the foreign kingdoms. I will overthrow chariots and their drivers; horses and their riders will fall, each by the sword of his brother.
Compared to NIV1984I will overturn royal thrones and shatter the power of the foreign kingdoms. I will overthrow chariots and their drivers; horses and their riders will fall, each by the sword of his brother.
Compared to TNIVI will overturn royal thrones and shatter the power of the foreign kingdoms. I will overthrow chariots and their drivers; horses and their riders will fall, each by the sword of his comradebrother.

Matthew 7:3

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTτί δὲ βλέπεις τὸ κάρφος τὸ ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ σου, τὴν δὲ ἐν τῷ σῷ ὀφθαλμῷ δοκὸν οὐ κατανοεῖς;
NIV1984"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
TNIV"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in someone else's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
NIV2011"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
Compared to NIV1984"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
Compared to TNIV"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in someoneyour elsebrother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?

Matthew 7:4

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTἢ πῶς ἐρεῖς τῷ ἀδελφῷ σου· Ἄφες ἐκβάλω τὸ κάρφος ⸀ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σου, καὶ ἰδοὺ ἡ δοκὸς ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ σοῦ;
SBLGNT apparatusἐκ WH Treg NIV ] ἀπὸ RP
NIV1984How can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye?
TNIVHow can you say, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye?
NIV2011How can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye?
Compared to NIV1984How can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye?
Compared to TNIVHow can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye?

Matthew 7:5

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTὑποκριτά, ἔκβαλε πρῶτον ⸂ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σοῦ τὴν δοκόν⸃, καὶ τότε διαβλέψεις ἐκβαλεῖν τὸ κάρφος ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ σου.
SBLGNT apparatusἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σοῦ τὴν δοκόν WH Treg NIV ] τὴν δοκὸν ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σου RP
NIV1984You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye.
TNIVYou hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from the other person's eye.
NIV2011You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye.
Compared to NIV1984You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye.
Compared to TNIVYou hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from theyour other personbrother's eye.

Matthew 18:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΤότε προσελθὼν ⸂αὐτῷ ὁ Πέτρος εἶπεν⸃· Κύριε, ποσάκις ἁμαρτήσει εἰς ἐμὲ ὁ ἀδελφός μου καὶ ἀφήσω αὐτῷ; ἕως ἑπτάκις;
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ ὁ Πέτρος εἶπεν RP ] ὁ Πέτρος εἶπεν αὐτῷ WH Treg NIV
NIV1984Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother when he sins against me? Up to seven times?"
TNIVThen Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive someone who sins against me? Up to seven times?"
NIV2011Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?"
Compared to NIV1984Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother whenor hesister who sins against me? Up to seven times?"
Compared to TNIVThen Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, how many times shall I forgive someonemy brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?"

Luke 6:41

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTτί δὲ βλέπεις τὸ κάρφος τὸ ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ σου, τὴν δὲ δοκὸν τὴν ἐν τῷ ἰδίῳ ὀφθαλμῷ οὐ κατανοεῖς;
NIV1984"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
TNIV"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in someone else's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
NIV2011"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
Compared to NIV1984"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?
Compared to TNIV"Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in someoneyour elsebrother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye?

Luke 6:42

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNT⸀πῶς δύνασαι λέγειν τῷ ἀδελφῷ σου· Ἀδελφέ, ἄφες ἐκβάλω τὸ κάρφος τὸ ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ σου, αὐτὸς τὴν ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ σοῦ δοκὸν οὐ βλέπων; ὑποκριτά, ἔκβαλε πρῶτον τὴν δοκὸν ἐκ τοῦ ὀφθαλμοῦ σοῦ, καὶ τότε διαβλέψεις ⸂τὸ κάρφος τὸ ἐν τῷ ὀφθαλμῷ τοῦ ἀδελφοῦ σου ἐκβαλεῖν⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusπῶς WH NIV ] ἢ πῶς Treg RP • τὸ κάρφος … σου ἐκβαλεῖν WH NIV ] ἐκβαλεῖν τὸ κάρφος … σου Treg RP
NIV1984How can you say to your brother, 'Brother, let me take the speck out of your eye,' when you yourself fail to see the plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye.
TNIVHow can you say, 'Friend, let me take the speck out of your eye,' when you yourself fail to see the plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from the other person's eye.
NIV2011How can you say to your brother, 'Brother, let me take the speck out of your eye,' when you yourself fail to see the plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye.
Compared to NIV1984How can you say to your brother, 'Brother, let me take the speck out of your eye,' when you yourself fail to see the plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye.
Compared to TNIVHow can you say to your brother, 'FriendBrother, let me take the speck out of your eye,' when you yourself fail to see the plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from theyour other personbrother's eye.

1 Corinthians 5:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTνῦν δὲ ἔγραψα ὑμῖν μὴ συναναμίγνυσθαι ἐάν τις ἀδελφὸς ὀνομαζόμενος ᾖ πόρνος ἢ πλεονέκτης ἢ εἰδωλολάτρης ἢ λοίδορος ἢ μέθυσος ἢ ἅρπαξ, τῷ τοιούτῳ μηδὲ συνεσθίειν.
NIV1984But now I am writing you that you must not associate with anyone who calls himself a brother but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or a slanderer, a drunkard or a swindler. With such a man do not even eat.
TNIVBut now I am writing to you that you must not associate with any who claim to be fellow believers but are sexually immoral or greedy, idolaters or slanderers, drunkards or swindlers. With such persons do not even eat.
NIV2011But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who claims to be a brother or sister but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or slanderer, a drunkard or swindler. Do not even eat with such people.
Compared to NIV1984But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who callsclaims himselfto be a brother or sister but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or a slanderer, a drunkard or a swindler. WithDo such a man do not even eat with such people.
Compared to TNIVBut now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyanyone who claimclaims to be fellowa believersbrother or sister but areis sexually immoral or greedy, idolatersan idolater or slanderersslanderer, drunkardsa drunkard or swindlersswindler. WithDo such persons do not even eat with such people.

1 John 2:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ λέγων ἐν τῷ φωτὶ εἶναι καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ μισῶν ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ ἐστὶν ἕως ἄρτι.
NIV1984Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates his brother is still in the darkness.
TNIVThose who claim to be in the light but hate a fellow believer are still in the darkness.
NIV2011Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates a brother or sister is still in the darkness.
Compared to NIV1984Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates hisa brother or sister is still in the darkness.
Compared to TNIVThoseAnyone who claimclaims to be in the light but hatehates a fellowbrother believeror aresister is still in the darkness.

1 John 2:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἐν τῷ φωτὶ μένει, καὶ σκάνδαλον ἐν αὐτῷ οὐκ ἔστιν·
NIV1984Whoever loves his brother lives in the light, and there is nothing in him to make him stumble.
TNIVThose who love their fellow believers live in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble.
NIV2011Anyone who loves their brother and sister lives in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble.
Compared to NIV1984WhoeverAnyone who loves histheir brother and sister lives in the light, and there is nothing in himthem to make himthem stumble.
Compared to TNIVThoseAnyone who loveloves their fellowbrother believersand livesister lives in the light, and there is nothing in them to make them stumble.

1 John 2:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ δὲ μισῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ ἐστὶν καὶ ἐν τῇ σκοτίᾳ περιπατεῖ, καὶ οὐκ οἶδεν ποῦ ὑπάγει, ὅτι ἡ σκοτία ἐτύφλωσεν τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984But whoever hates his brother is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness; he does not know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded him.
TNIVBut those who hate a fellow believer are in the darkness and walk around in the darkness; they do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.
NIV2011But anyone who hates a brother or sister is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness. They do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.
Compared to NIV1984But whoeveranyone who hates hisa brother or sister is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness; he. They doesdo not know where hethey isare going, because the darkness has blinded himthem.
Compared to TNIVBut thoseanyone who hatehates a fellowbrother believeror aresister is in the darkness and walkwalks around in the darkness; they. They do not know where they are going, because the darkness has blinded them.

1 John 3:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐν τούτῳ φανερά ἐστιν τὰ τέκνα τοῦ θεοῦ καὶ τὰ τέκνα τοῦ διαβόλου· πᾶς ὁ μὴ ποιῶν δικαιοσύνην οὐκ ἔστιν ἐκ τοῦ θεοῦ, καὶ ὁ μὴ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not a child of God; nor is anyone who does not love his brother.
TNIVThis is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Those who do not do what is right are not God's children; nor are those who do not love their brothers and sisters.
NIV2011This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not God's child, nor is anyone who does not love their brother and sister.
Compared to NIV1984This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not aGod's child of God; , nor is anyone who does not love histheir brother and sister.
Compared to TNIVThis is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: ThoseAnyone who dodoes not do what is right areis not God's children; child, nor areis thoseanyone who dodoes not love their brothersbrother and sisterssister.

1 John 3:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπᾶς ὁ μισῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ἀνθρωποκτόνος ἐστίν, καὶ οἴδατε ὅτι πᾶς ἀνθρωποκτόνος οὐκ ἔχει ζωὴν αἰώνιον ἐν ⸀αὐτῷ μένουσαν.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ WH Treg NIV ] ἑαυτῷ RP
NIV1984Anyone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life in him.
TNIVAnyone who hates a fellow believer is a murderer, and you know that no murderers have eternal life in them.
NIV2011Anyone who hates a brother or sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.
Compared to NIV1984Anyone who hates hisa brother or sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life residing in him.
Compared to TNIVAnyone who hates a fellowbrother believeror sister is a murderer, and you know that no murderersmurderer havehas eternal life residing in themhim.

1 John 4:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐάν τις εἴπῃ ὅτι Ἀγαπῶ τὸν θεόν, καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ μισῇ, ψεύστης ἐστίν· ὁ γὰρ μὴ ἀγαπῶν τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ ὃν ἑώρακεν, τὸν θεὸν ὃν οὐχ ἑώρακεν ⸀οὐ δύναται ἀγαπᾶν.
SBLGNT apparatusοὐ WH Treg NIV ] πῶς RP
NIV1984If anyone says, "I love God," yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen.
TNIVIf we say we love God yet hate a brother or sister, we are liars. For if we do not love a fellow believer, whom we have seen, we cannot love God, whom we have not seen.
NIV2011Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.
Compared to NIV1984IfWhoever anyoneclaims says, "Ito love God," yet hates hisa brother, he or sister is a liar. For anyonewhoever who does not love histheir brother and sister, whom hethey hashave seen, cannot love God, whom hethey hashave not seen.
Compared to TNIVIfWhoever weclaims sayto we love God yet hatehates a brother or sister, we areis liarsa liar. For ifwhoever wedoes do not love atheir fellowbrother believerand sister, whom wethey have seen, we cannot love God, whom wethey have not seen.

1 John 4:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ταύτην τὴν ἐντολὴν ἔχομεν ἀπ’ αὐτοῦ, ἵνα ὁ ἀγαπῶν τὸν θεὸν ἀγαπᾷ καὶ τὸν ἀδελφὸν αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984And he has given us this command: Whoever loves God must also love his brother.
TNIVAnd he has given us this command: Those who love God must also love one another.
NIV2011And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister.
Compared to NIV1984And he has given us this command: WhoeverAnyone who loves God must also love histheir brother and sister.
Compared to TNIVAnd he has given us this command: ThoseAnyone who loveloves God must also love onetheir anotherbrother and sister.


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