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

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The word 'I' occurs 6 times more often in the NIV2011 (8866 times) than it does in the TNIV (8860 times). The word 'I' was removed in 9 verses, and added in 13 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'I' 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 text14.5%
New text in NIV20112195.5%

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

Verses where I was removed

Psalms 22:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאֵלֶ֣יךָ זָעֲק֣וּ וְנִמְלָ֑טוּ בְּךָ֖ בָטְח֣וּ וְלֹא־ בֽוֹשׁוּ׃
NIV1984But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by men and despised by the people.
TNIVBut I am a worm, not a human being; I am scorned by everyone, despised by the people.
NIV2011But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by everyone, despised by the people.
Compared to NIV1984But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by men and everyone, despised by the people.
Compared to TNIVBut I am a worm, and not a human being; I am man, scorned by everyone, despised by the people.

Psalms 31:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֤י כָל֪וּ בְיָג֡וֹן חַיַּי֮ וּשְׁנוֹתַ֪י בַּאֲנָ֫חָ֥ה כָּשַׁ֣ל בַּעֲוֺנִ֣י כֹחִ֑י וַעֲצָמַ֥י עָשֵֽׁשׁוּ׃
NIV1984Because of all my enemies, I am the utter contempt of my neighbors; I am a dread to my friends-- those who see me on the street flee from me.
TNIVBecause of all my enemies, I am the utter contempt of my neighbors; I am a dread to my friends-- those who see me on the street flee from me.
NIV2011Because of all my enemies, I am the utter contempt of my neighbors and an object of dread to my closest friends-- those who see me on the street flee from me.
Compared to NIV1984Because of all my enemies, I am the utter contempt of my neighbors; I amand aan object of dread to my closest friends-- those who see me on the street flee from me.
Compared to TNIVBecause of all my enemies, I am the utter contempt of my neighbors; I amand aan object of dread to my closest friends-- those who see me on the street flee from me.

Amos 5:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשָׂנֵ֥אתִי מָאַ֖סְתִּי חַגֵּיכֶ֑ם וְלֹ֥א אָרִ֖יחַ בְּעַצְּרֹֽתֵיכֶֽם׃
NIV1984"I hate, I despise your religious feasts; I cannot stand your assemblies.
TNIV"I hate, I despise your religious festivals; I cannot stand your assemblies.
NIV2011"I hate, I despise your religious festivals; your assemblies are a stench to me.
Compared to NIV1984"I hate, I despise your religious feastsfestivals; Iyour cannotassemblies standare youra assembliesstench to me.
Compared to TNIV"I hate, I despise your religious festivals; Iyour cannotassemblies standare youra assembliesstench to me.

Malachi 2:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כִּֽי־ שָׂנֵ֣א שַׁלַּ֗ח אָמַ֤ר יְהוָה֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְכִסָּ֤ה חָמָס֙ עַל־ לְבוּשׁ֔וֹ אָמַ֖ר יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֑וֹת וְנִשְׁמַרְתֶּ֥ם בְּרוּחֲכֶ֖ם וְלֹ֥א תִבְגֹּֽדוּ׃
NIV1984"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, "and I hate a man's covering himself with violence as well as with his garment," says the LORD Almighty. So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith.
TNIV"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, "and I hate it when people clothe themselves with injustice," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.
NIV2011"The man who hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "does violence to the one he should protect," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.
Compared to NIV1984"IThe hateman divorcewho hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "anddoes I hate a man's covering himself with violence asto wellthe asone withhe hisshould garmentprotect," says the LORD Almighty. So guardbe yourselfon in your spiritguard, and do not breakbe faithunfaithful.
Compared to TNIV"IThe hateman divorcewho hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "anddoes Iviolence hateto itthe whenone peoplehe clotheshould themselves with injusticeprotect," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.

Matthew 26:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ λυπούμενοι σφόδρα ἤρξαντο λέγειν αὐτῷ ⸂εἷς ἕκαστος⸃· Μήτι ἐγώ εἰμι, κύριε;
SBLGNT apparatusεἷς ἕκαστος WH Treg NIV ] ἕκαστος αὐτῶν RP
NIV1984They were very sad and began to say to him one after the other, "Surely not I, Lord?"
TNIVThey were very sad and began to say to him one after the other, "Surely not I, Lord?"
NIV2011They were very sad and began to say to him one after the other, "Surely you don't mean me, Lord?"
Compared to NIV1984They were very sad and began to say to him one after the other, "Surely notyou Idon't mean me, Lord?"
Compared to TNIVThey were very sad and began to say to him one after the other, "Surely notyou Idon't mean me, Lord?"

Matthew 26:25

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀποκριθεὶς δὲ Ἰούδας ὁ παραδιδοὺς αὐτὸν εἶπεν· Μήτι ἐγώ εἰμι, ῥαββί; λέγει αὐτῷ· Σὺ εἶπας.
NIV1984Then Judas, the one who would betray him, said, "Surely not I, Rabbi?" Jesus answered, "Yes, it is you."
TNIVThen Judas, the one who would betray him, said, "Surely not I, Rabbi?" Jesus answered, "You have said so."
NIV2011Then Judas, the one who would betray him, said, "Surely you don't mean me, Rabbi?" Jesus answered, "You have said so."
Compared to NIV1984Then Judas, the one who would betray him, said, "Surely notyou Idon't mean me, Rabbi?" Jesus answered, "Yes, itYou ishave yousaid so."
Compared to TNIVThen Judas, the one who would betray him, said, "Surely notyou Idon't mean me, Rabbi?" Jesus answered, "You have said so."

Mark 14:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀ἤρξαντο λυπεῖσθαι καὶ λέγειν αὐτῷ εἷς κατὰ εἷς· Μήτι ⸀ἐγώ;
SBLGNT apparatusἤρξαντο WH NIV ] οἱ δὲ ἤρξαντο Treg RP • ἐγώ WH Treg NIV ] + Καὶ ἄλλος Μήτι ἐγώ RP
NIV1984They were saddened, and one by one they said to him, "Surely not I?"
TNIVThey were saddened, and one by one they said to him, "Surely not I?"
NIV2011They were saddened, and one by one they said to him, "Surely you don't mean me?"
Compared to NIV1984They were saddened, and one by one they said to him, "Surely notyou Idon't mean me?"
Compared to TNIVThey were saddened, and one by one they said to him, "Surely notyou Idon't mean me?"

Galatians 4:24

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἅτινά ἐστιν ἀλληγορούμενα· αὗται γάρ εἰσιν δύο διαθῆκαι, μία μὲν ἀπὸ ὄρους Σινᾶ, εἰς δουλείαν γεννῶσα, ἥτις ἐστὶν Ἁγάρ,
NIV1984These things may be taken figuratively, for the women represent two covenants. One covenant is from Mount Sinai and bears children who are to be slaves: This is Hagar.
TNIVI am taking these things figuratively, for the women represent two covenants. One covenant is from Mount Sinai and bears children who are to be slaves: This is Hagar.
NIV2011These things are being taken figuratively: The women represent two covenants. One covenant is from Mount Sinai and bears children who are to be slaves: This is Hagar.
Compared to NIV1984These things mayare bebeing taken figuratively, for the: The women represent two covenants. One covenant is from Mount Sinai and bears children who are to be slaves: This is Hagar.
Compared to TNIVIThese amthings takingare thesebeing thingstaken figuratively, for the: The women represent two covenants. One covenant is from Mount Sinai and bears children who are to be slaves: This is Hagar.

James 2:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἈλλ’ ἐρεῖ τις· Σὺ πίστιν ἔχεις κἀγὼ ἔργα ἔχω. δεῖξόν μοι τὴν πίστιν σου ⸀χωρὶς τῶν ⸀ἔργων, κἀγώ ⸂σοι δείξω⸃ ἐκ τῶν ἔργων μου τὴν ⸀πίστιν.
SBLGNT apparatusχωρὶς WH Treg NIV ] ἐκ RP • ἔργων WH Treg NIV ] + σου RP • σοι δείξω WH Treg NIV ] δείξω σοι RP • πίστιν WH Treg NIV ] + μου RP
NIV1984But someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by what I do.
TNIVBut someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by what I do.
NIV2011But someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by my deeds.
Compared to NIV1984But someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by whatmy I dodeeds.
Compared to TNIVBut someone will say, "You have faith; I have deeds." Show me your faith without deeds, and I will show you my faith by whatmy I dodeeds.

Verses where I was added

Genesis 37:35

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיָּקֻמוּ֩ כָל־ בָּנָ֨יו וְכָל־ בְּנֹתָ֜יו לְנַחֲמ֗וֹ וַיְמָאֵן֙ לְהִתְנַחֵ֔ם וַיֹּ֕אמֶר כִּֽי־ אֵרֵ֧ד אֶל־ בְּנִ֛י אָבֵ֖ל שְׁאֹ֑לָה וַיֵּ֥בְךְּ אֹת֖וֹ אָבִֽיו׃
NIV1984All his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "in mourning will I go down to the grave to my son." So his father wept for him.
TNIVAll his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "in mourning will I go down to the grave to my son." So his father wept for him.
NIV2011All his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "I will continue to mourn until I join my son in the grave." So his father wept for him.
Compared to NIV1984All his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "inI mourning will Icontinue go down to themourn graveuntil toI join my son in the grave." So his father wept for him.
Compared to TNIVAll his sons and daughters came to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted. "No," he said, "inI mourning will Icontinue go down to themourn graveuntil toI join my son in the grave." So his father wept for him.

Job 33:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיָשֹׁ֤ר ׀ עַל־ אֲנָשִׁ֗ים וַיֹּ֗אמֶר חָ֭טָאתִי וְיָשָׁ֥ר הֶעֱוֵ֗יתִי וְלֹא־ שָׁ֥וָה לִֽי׃
NIV1984Then he comes to men and says, 'I sinned, and perverted what was right, but I did not get what I deserved.
TNIVAnd they will go to others and say, 'We have sinned, we have perverted what is right, but we did not get what we deserved.
NIV2011And they will go to others and say, 'I have sinned, I have perverted what is right, but I did not get what I deserved.
Compared to NIV1984ThenAnd hethey comeswill go to menothers and sayssay, 'I have sinned, andI have perverted what wasis right, but I did not get what I deserved.
Compared to TNIVAnd they will go to others and say, 'WeI have sinned, weI have perverted what is right, but weI did not get what weI deserved.

Job 33:28

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSפָּדָ֣ה מֵעֲבֹ֣ר בַּשָּׁ֑חַת בָּא֥וֹר תִּרְאֶֽה׃
NIV1984He redeemed my soul from going down to the pit, and I will live to enjoy the light.'
TNIVGod has delivered us from going down to the pit, and we shall live to enjoy the light of life.'
NIV2011God has delivered me from going down to the pit, and I shall live to enjoy the light of life.'
Compared to NIV1984HeGod redeemedhas mydelivered soulme from going down to the pit, and I willshall live to enjoy the light of life.'
Compared to TNIVGod has delivered usme from going down to the pit, and weI shall live to enjoy the light of life.'

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.

Psalms 91:2

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSאֹמַ֗ר לַֽ֭יהוָה מַחְסִ֣י וּמְצוּדָתִ֑י אֱ֝לֹהַ֗י אֶבְטַח־ בּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
TNIVThey say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
NIV2011I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
Compared to NIV1984I will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."
Compared to TNIVTheyI will say of the LORD, "He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust."

Psalms 119:80

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיְהִֽי־ לִבִּ֣י תָמִ֣ים בְּחֻקֶּ֑יךָ לְ֝מַ֗עַן לֹ֣א אֵבֽוֹשׁ׃
NIV1984May my heart be blameless toward your decrees, that I may not be put to shame.
TNIVMay my heart be blameless toward your decrees, that I may not be put to shame.
NIV2011May I wholeheartedly follow your decrees, that I may not be put to shame.
Compared to NIV1984May myI heartwholeheartedly be blameless towardfollow your decrees, that I may not be put to shame.
Compared to TNIVMay myI heartwholeheartedly be blameless towardfollow your decrees, that I may not be put to shame.

Isaiah 13:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאֲנִ֥י צִוֵּ֖יתִי לִמְקֻדָּשָׁ֑י גַּ֣ם קָרָ֤אתִי גִבּוֹרַי֙ לְאַפִּ֔י עַלִּיזֵ֖י גַּאֲוָתִֽי׃
NIV1984I have commanded my holy ones; I have summoned my warriors to carry out my wrath-- those who rejoice in my triumph.
TNIVI have commanded my holy ones; I have summoned my warriors to carry out my wrath-- those who rejoice in my triumph.
NIV2011I have commanded those I prepared for battle; I have summoned my warriors to carry out my wrath-- those who rejoice in my triumph.
Compared to NIV1984I have commanded mythose holyI onesprepared for battle; I have summoned my warriors to carry out my wrath-- those who rejoice in my triumph.
Compared to TNIVI have commanded mythose holyI onesprepared for battle; I have summoned my warriors to carry out my wrath-- those who rejoice in my triumph.

Hosea 1:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאֶת־ בֵּ֤ית יְהוּדָה֙ אֲרַחֵ֔ם וְהֽוֹשַׁעְתִּ֖ים בַּיהוָ֣ה אֱלֹֽהֵיהֶ֑ם וְלֹ֣א אֽוֹשִׁיעֵ֗ם בְּקֶ֤שֶׁת וּבְחֶ֙רֶב֙ וּבְמִלְחָמָ֔ה בְּסוּסִ֖ים וּבְפָרָשִֽׁים׃
NIV1984Yet I will show love to the house of Judah; and I will save them--not by bow, sword or battle, or by horses and horsemen, but by the LORD their God."
TNIVYet I will show love to the house of Judah; and I will save them--not by bow, sword or battle, or by horses and horsemen, but by the LORD their God."
NIV2011Yet I will show love to Judah; and I will save them--not by bow, sword or battle, or by horses and horsemen, but I, the LORD their God, will save them."
Compared to NIV1984Yet I will show love to the house of Judah; and I will save them--not by bow, sword or battle, or by horses and horsemen, but by I, the LORD their God, will save them."
Compared to TNIVYet I will show love to the house of Judah; and I will save them--not by bow, sword or battle, or by horses and horsemen, but by I, the LORD their God, will save them."

Micah 2:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלוּ־ אִ֞ישׁ הֹלֵ֥ךְ ר֙וּחַ֙ וָשֶׁ֣קֶר כִּזֵּ֔ב אַטִּ֣ף לְךָ֔ לַיַּ֖יִן וְלַשֵּׁכָ֑ר וְהָיָ֥ה מַטִּ֖יף הָעָ֥ם הַזֶּֽה׃
NIV1984If a liar and deceiver comes and says, 'I will prophesy for you plenty of wine and beer,' he would be just the prophet for this people!
TNIVIf liars and deceivers come and say, 'We will prophesy for you plenty of wine and beer,' they would be just the prophets for this people!
NIV2011If a liar and deceiver comes and says, 'I will prophesy for you plenty of wine and beer,' that would be just the prophet for this people!
Compared to NIV1984If a liar and deceiver comes and says, 'I will prophesy for you plenty of wine and beer,' hethat would be just the prophet for this people!
Compared to TNIVIf liarsa liar and deceiversdeceiver comecomes and saysays, 'WeI will prophesy for you plenty of wine and beer,' theythat would be just the prophetsprophet for this people!

John 1:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT(Ἰωάννης μαρτυρεῖ περὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ κέκραγεν λέγων· Οὗτος ἦν ⸂ὃν εἶπον⸃· Ὁ ὀπίσω μου ἐρχόμενος ἔμπροσθέν μου γέγονεν, ὅτι πρῶτός μου ἦν·)
SBLGNT apparatusὃν εἶπον Treg NIV RP ] ὁ εἰπών WH
NIV1984John testifies concerning him. He cries out, saying, "This was he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'"
TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
NIV2011(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is the one I spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
Compared to NIV1984(John testifiestestified concerning him. He criescried out, saying, "This wasis hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'".'")
Compared to TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")

Acts 2:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἌνδρες ἀδελφοί, ἐξὸν εἰπεῖν μετὰ παρρησίας πρὸς ὑμᾶς περὶ τοῦ πατριάρχου Δαυὶδ, ὅτι καὶ ἐτελεύτησεν καὶ ἐτάφη, καὶ τὸ μνῆμα αὐτοῦ ἔστιν ἐν ἡμῖν ἄχρι τῆς ἡμέρας ταύτης·
NIV1984"Brothers, I can tell you confidently that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to this day.
TNIV"Brothers and sisters, we all know that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to this day.
NIV2011"Fellow Israelites, I can tell you confidently that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to this day.
Compared to NIV1984"BrothersFellow Israelites, I can tell you confidently that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to this day.
Compared to TNIV"BrothersFellow and sistersIsraelites, weI allcan knowtell you confidently that the patriarch David died and was buried, and his tomb is here to this day.

Galatians 3:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ οὖν ἐπιχορηγῶν ὑμῖν τὸ πνεῦμα καὶ ἐνεργῶν δυνάμεις ἐν ὑμῖν ἐξ ἔργων νόμου ἢ ἐξ ἀκοῆς πίστεως;
NIV1984Does God give you his Spirit and work miracles among you because you observe the law, or because you believe what you heard?
TNIVDoes God give you his Spirit and work miracles among you by your observing the law, or by your believing what you heard?
NIV2011So again I ask, does God give you his Spirit and work miracles among you by the works of the law, or by your believing what you heard?
Compared to NIV1984DoesSo again I ask, does God give you his Spirit and work miracles among you becauseby youthe observeworks of the law, or becauseby youyour believebelieving what you heard?
Compared to TNIVDoesSo again I ask, does God give you his Spirit and work miracles among you by yourthe observingworks of the law, or by your believing what you heard?

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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