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

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The word 'Let' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the TNIV (1089 times). The word 'Let' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Let' 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 NIV20116100.0%

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

Verses where Let was removed

2 Chronicles 36:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֹּה־ אָמַ֞ר כּ֣וֹרֶשׁ ׀ מֶ֣לֶךְ פָּרַ֗ס כָּל־ מַמְלְכ֤וֹת הָאָ֙רֶץ֙ נָ֣תַן לִ֗י יְהוָה֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י הַשָּׁמַ֔יִם וְהֽוּא־ פָקַ֤ד עָלַי֙ לִבְנֽוֹת־ ל֣וֹ בַ֔יִת בִּירוּשָׁלִַ֖ם אֲשֶׁ֣ר בִּֽיהוּדָ֑ה מִֽי־ בָכֶ֣ם מִכָּל־ עַמּ֗וֹ יְהוָ֧ה אֱלֹהָ֛יו עִמּ֖וֹ וְיָֽעַל׃
NIV1984"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: "'The LORD, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and he has appointed me to build a temple for him at Jerusalem in Judah. Anyone of his people among you--may the LORD his God be with him, and let him go up.'"
TNIV"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: "'The LORD, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and he has appointed me to build a temple for him at Jerusalem in Judah. Any of his people among you--may the LORD their God be with them, and let them go up.'"
NIV2011"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: "'The LORD, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and he has appointed me to build a temple for him at Jerusalem in Judah. Any of his people among you may go up, and may the LORD their God be with them.'"
Compared to NIV1984"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: "'The LORD, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and he has appointed me to build a temple for him at Jerusalem in Judah. AnyoneAny of his people among you-- may go up, and may the LORD histheir God be with him, and let him go upthem.'"
Compared to TNIV"This is what Cyrus king of Persia says: "'The LORD, the God of heaven, has given me all the kingdoms of the earth and he has appointed me to build a temple for him at Jerusalem in Judah. Any of his people among you-- may go up, and may the LORD their God be with them, and let them go up.'"

Ezra 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSמִֽי־ בָכֶ֣ם מִכָּל־ עַמּ֗וֹ יְהִ֤י אֱלֹהָיו֙ עִמּ֔וֹ וְיַ֕עַל לִירוּשָׁלִַ֖ם אֲשֶׁ֣ר בִּיהוּדָ֑ה וְיִ֗בֶן אֶת־ בֵּ֤ית יְהוָה֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל ה֥וּא הָאֱלֹהִ֖ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר בִּירוּשָׁלִָֽם׃
NIV1984Anyone of his people among you--may his God be with him, and let him go up to Jerusalem in Judah and build the temple of the LORD, the God of Israel, the God who is in Jerusalem.
TNIVAny of his people among you--may their God be with them, and let them go up to Jerusalem in Judah and build the temple of the LORD, the God of Israel, the God who is in Jerusalem.
NIV2011Any of his people among you may go up to Jerusalem in Judah and build the temple of the LORD, the God of Israel, the God who is in Jerusalem, and may their God be with them.
Compared to NIV1984AnyoneAny of his people among you-- may his God be with him, and let him go up to Jerusalem in Judah and build the temple of the LORD, the God of Israel, the God who is in Jerusalem, and may their God be with them.
Compared to TNIVAny of his people among you-- may their God be with them, and let them go up to Jerusalem in Judah and build the temple of the LORD, the God of Israel, the God who is in Jerusalem, and may their God be with them.

1 Corinthians 14:28

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐὰν δὲ μὴ ᾖ ⸀διερμηνευτής, σιγάτω ἐν ἐκκλησίᾳ, ἑαυτῷ δὲ λαλείτω καὶ τῷ θεῷ.
SBLGNT apparatusδιερμηνευτής WH NIV RP ] ἑρμηνευτής Treg
NIV1984If there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church and speak to himself and God.
TNIVIf there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church; let them speak to themselves and to God.
NIV2011If there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church and speak to himself and to God.
Compared to NIV1984If there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church and speak to himself and to God.
Compared to TNIVIf there is no interpreter, the speaker should keep quiet in the church; let themand speak to themselveshimself and to God.

Verses where Let was added

2 Kings 14:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָ֣ז שָׁלַ֤ח אֲמַצְיָה֙ מַלְאָכִ֔ים אֶל־ יְהוֹאָ֨שׁ בֶּן־ יְהוֹאָחָ֧ז בֶּן־ יֵה֛וּא מֶ֥לֶךְ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל לֵאמֹ֑ר לְכָ֖ה נִתְרָאֶ֥ה פָנִֽים׃
NIV1984Then Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel, with the challenge: "Come, meet me face to face."
TNIVThen Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel, with the challenge: "Come, meet me face to face."
NIV2011Then Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel, with the challenge: "Come, let us face each other in battle."
Compared to NIV1984Then Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel, with the challenge: "Come, meetlet meus face toeach faceother in battle."
Compared to TNIVThen Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel, with the challenge: "Come, meetlet meus face toeach faceother in battle."

2 Chronicles 25:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּוָּעַ֗ץ אֲמַצְיָ֙הוּ֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ יְהוּדָ֔ה וַ֠יִּשְׁלַח אֶל־ יוֹאָ֨שׁ בֶּן־ יְהוֹאָחָ֧ז בֶּן־ יֵה֛וּא מֶ֥לֶךְ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל לֵאמֹ֑ר נִתְרָאֶ֥ה פָנִֽים׃
NIV1984After Amaziah king of Judah consulted his advisers, he sent this challenge to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel: "Come, meet me face to face."
TNIVAfter Amaziah king of Judah consulted his advisers, he sent this challenge to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel: "Come, meet me face to face."
NIV2011After Amaziah king of Judah consulted his advisers, he sent this challenge to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel: "Come, let us face each other in battle."
Compared to NIV1984After Amaziah king of Judah consulted his advisers, he sent this challenge to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel: "Come, meetlet meus face toeach faceother in battle."
Compared to TNIVAfter Amaziah king of Judah consulted his advisers, he sent this challenge to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, king of Israel: "Come, meetlet meus face toeach faceother in battle."

Job 14:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSשְׁעֵ֣ה מֵעָלָ֣יו וְיֶחְדָּ֑ל עַד־ יִ֝רְצֶ֗ה כְּשָׂכִ֥יר יוֹמֽוֹ׃
NIV1984So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired man.
TNIVSo look away from us and leave us alone, till we have put in our time like hired laborers.
NIV2011So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired laborer.
Compared to NIV1984So look away from him and let him alone, till he has put in his time like a hired manlaborer.
Compared to TNIVSo look away from ushim and leavelet ushim alone, till wehe havehas put in ourhis time like a hired laborerslaborer.


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