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

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The word 'Lord' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (7852 times) than it does in the TNIV (7850 times). The word 'Lord' was removed in 6 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Lord' 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 text17.7%
New text in NIV20111292.3%

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

Verses where Lord was removed

Genesis 18:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֗אמֶר שׁ֣וֹב אָשׁ֤וּב אֵלֶ֙יךָ֙ כָּעֵ֣ת חַיָּ֔ה וְהִנֵּה־ בֵ֖ן לְשָׂרָ֣ה אִשְׁתֶּ֑ךָ וְשָׂרָ֥ה שֹׁמַ֛עַת פֶּ֥תַח הָאֹ֖הֶל וְה֥וּא אַחֲרָֽיו׃
NIV1984Then the LORD said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son." Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.
TNIVThen the LORD said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son." Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.
NIV2011Then one of them said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son." Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.
Compared to NIV1984Then theone LORDof them said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son." Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.
Compared to TNIVThen theone LORDof them said, "I will surely return to you about this time next year, and Sarah your wife will have a son." Now Sarah was listening at the entrance to the tent, which was behind him.

Isaiah 38:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָמַ֙רְתִּי֙ לֹא־ אֶרְאֶ֣ה יָ֔הּ יָ֖הּ בְּאֶ֣רֶץ הַחַיִּ֑ים לֹא־ אַבִּ֥יט אָדָ֛ם ע֖וֹד עִם־ י֥וֹשְׁבֵי חָֽדֶל׃
NIV1984I said, "I will not again see the LORD, the LORD, in the land of the living; no longer will I look on mankind, or be with those who now dwell in this world.
TNIVI said, "I will not again see the LORD, the LORD, in the land of the living; no longer will I look on my fellow mortals, or be with those who now dwell in this world.
NIV2011I said, "I will not again see the LORD himself in the land of the living; no longer will I look on my fellow man, or be with those who now dwell in this world.
Compared to NIV1984I said, "I will not again see the LORD, the LORD, himself in the land of the living; no longer will I look on mankindmy fellow man, or be with those who now dwell in this world.
Compared to TNIVI said, "I will not again see the LORD, the LORD, himself in the land of the living; no longer will I look on my fellow mortalsman, or be with those who now dwell in this world.

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.

Ephesians 5:3

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTΠορνεία δὲ καὶ ⸂ἀκαθαρσία πᾶσα⸃ ἢ πλεονεξία μηδὲ ὀνομαζέσθω ἐν ὑμῖν, καθὼς πρέπει ἁγίοις,
SBLGNT apparatusἀκαθαρσία πᾶσα WH Treg NIV ] πᾶσα ἀκαθαρσία RP
NIV1984But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God's holy people.
TNIVBut among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for the Lord's people.
NIV2011But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God's holy people.
Compared to NIV1984But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God's holy people.
Compared to TNIVBut among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for the LordGod's holy people.

Philippians 4:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀσπάζονται ὑμᾶς πάντες οἱ ἅγιοι, μάλιστα δὲ οἱ ἐκ τῆς Καίσαρος οἰκίας.
NIV1984All the saints send you greetings, especially those who belong to Caesar's household.
TNIVAll the Lord's people here send you greetings, especially those who belong to Caesar's household.
NIV2011All God's people here send you greetings, especially those who belong to Caesar's household.
Compared to NIV1984All theGod's saintspeople here send you greetings, especially those who belong to Caesar's household.
Compared to TNIVAll the LordGod's people here send you greetings, especially those who belong to Caesar's household.

Jude 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἈγαπητοί, πᾶσαν σπουδὴν ποιούμενος γράφειν ὑμῖν περὶ τῆς κοινῆς ⸀ἡμῶν σωτηρίας ἀνάγκην ἔσχον γράψαι ὑμῖν παρακαλῶν ἐπαγωνίζεσθαι τῇ ἅπαξ παραδοθείσῃ τοῖς ἁγίοις πίστει.
SBLGNT apparatusἡμῶν WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt I had to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to the saints.
TNIVDear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that the Lord has once for all entrusted to us, his people.
NIV2011Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to God's holy people.
Compared to NIV1984Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt Icompelled had to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to theGod's saintsholy people.
Compared to TNIVDear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that thewas Lord has once for all entrusted to us, hisGod's holy people.

Verses where Lord was added

Genesis 38:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֵּ֛רַע בְּעֵינֵ֥י יְהוָ֖ה אֲשֶׁ֣ר עָשָׂ֑ה וַיָּ֖מֶת גַּם־ אֹתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984What he did was wicked in the LORD's sight; so he put him to death also.
TNIVWhat he did was wicked in the LORD's sight; so he put him to death also.
NIV2011What he did was wicked in the LORD's sight; so the LORD put him to death also.
Compared to NIV1984What he did was wicked in the LORD's sight; so hethe LORD put him to death also.
Compared to TNIVWhat he did was wicked in the LORD's sight; so hethe LORD put him to death also.

Exodus 24:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאֶל־ מֹשֶׁ֨ה אָמַ֜ר עֲלֵ֣ה אֶל־ יְהוָ֗ה אַתָּה֙ וְאַהֲרֹן֙ נָדָ֣ב וַאֲבִיה֔וּא וְשִׁבְעִ֖ים מִזִּקְנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל וְהִשְׁתַּחֲוִיתֶ֖ם מֵרָחֹֽק׃
NIV1984Then he said to Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel. You are to worship at a distance,
TNIVThen he said to Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel. You are to worship at a distance,
NIV2011Then the LORD said to Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel. You are to worship at a distance,
Compared to NIV1984Then hethe LORD said to Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel. You are to worship at a distance,
Compared to TNIVThen hethe LORD said to Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel. You are to worship at a distance,

Deuteronomy 29:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלֶ֚חֶם לֹ֣א אֲכַלְתֶּ֔ם וְיַ֥יִן וְשֵׁכָ֖ר לֹ֣א שְׁתִיתֶ֑ם לְמַ֙עַן֙ תֵּֽדְע֔וּ כִּ֛י אֲנִ֥י יְהוָ֖ה אֱלֹהֵיכֶֽם׃
NIV1984During the forty years that I led you through the desert, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
TNIVDuring the forty years that I led you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
NIV2011Yet the LORD says, "During the forty years that I led you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
Compared to NIV1984Yet the LORD says, "During the forty years that I led you through the desertwilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.
Compared to TNIVYet the LORD says, "During the forty years that I led you through the wilderness, your clothes did not wear out, nor did the sandals on your feet.

Isaiah 2:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֣י נָטַ֗שְׁתָּה עַמְּךָ֙ בֵּ֣ית יַעֲקֹ֔ב כִּ֤י מָלְאוּ֙ מִקֶּ֔דֶם וְעֹֽנְנִ֖ים כַּפְּלִשְׁתִּ֑ים וּבְיַלְדֵ֥י נָכְרִ֖ים יַשְׂפִּֽיקוּ׃
NIV1984You have abandoned your people, the house of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and clasp hands with pagans.
TNIVYou have abandoned your people, the house of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and clasp hands with pagans.
NIV2011You, LORD, have abandoned your people, the descendants of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and embrace pagan customs.
Compared to NIV1984You , LORD, have abandoned your people, the housedescendants of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and claspembrace handspagan with paganscustoms.
Compared to TNIVYou , LORD, have abandoned your people, the housedescendants of Jacob. They are full of superstitions from the East; they practice divination like the Philistines and claspembrace handspagan with paganscustoms.

Matthew 21:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ εἶπαν αὐτῷ· Ἀκούεις τί οὗτοι λέγουσιν; ὁ δὲ Ἰησοῦς λέγει αὐτοῖς· Ναί. οὐδέποτε ἀνέγνωτε ὅτι Ἐκ στόματος νηπίων καὶ θηλαζόντων κατηρτίσω αἶνον;
NIV1984"Do you hear what these children are saying?" they asked him. "Yes," replied Jesus, "have you never read, "'From the lips of children and infants you have ordained praise'?"
TNIV"Do you hear what these children are saying?" they asked him. "Yes," replied Jesus, "have you never read, "'From the lips of children and infants you have ordained praise'?"
NIV2011"Do you hear what these children are saying?" they asked him. "Yes," replied Jesus, "have you never read, "'From the lips of children and infants you, Lord, have called forth your praise'?"
Compared to NIV1984"Do you hear what these children are saying?" they asked him. "Yes," replied Jesus, "have you never read, "'From the lips of children and infants you , Lord, have ordainedcalled forth your praise'?"
Compared to TNIV"Do you hear what these children are saying?" they asked him. "Yes," replied Jesus, "have you never read, "'From the lips of children and infants you , Lord, have ordainedcalled forth your praise'?"

Matthew 25:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὕστερον δὲ ἔρχονται καὶ αἱ λοιπαὶ παρθένοι λέγουσαι· Κύριε κύριε, ἄνοιξον ἡμῖν·
NIV1984"Later the others also came. 'Sir! Sir!' they said. 'Open the door for us!'
TNIV"Later the others also came. 'Sir! Sir!' they said. 'Open the door for us!'
NIV2011"Later the others also came. 'Lord, Lord,' they said, 'open the door for us!'
Compared to NIV1984"Later the others also came. 'Sir! Sir!' Lord, Lord,' they said. 'Open, 'open the door for us!'
Compared to TNIV"Later the others also came. 'Sir! Sir!' Lord, Lord,' they said. 'Open, 'open the door for us!'

James 1:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΜακάριος ἀνὴρ ὃς ὑπομένει πειρασμόν, ὅτι δόκιμος γενόμενος λήμψεται τὸν στέφανον τῆς ζωῆς, ὃν ⸀ἐπηγγείλατο τοῖς ἀγαπῶσιν αὐτόν.
SBLGNT apparatusἐπηγγείλατο WH Treg NIV ] + ὁ κύριος RP
NIV1984Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.
TNIVBlessed are those who persevere under trial, because when they have stood the test, they will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.
NIV2011Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.
Compared to NIV1984Blessed is the manone who perseveres under trial, because, having when he has stood the test, hethat person will receive the crown of life that Godthe Lord has promised to those who love him.
Compared to TNIVBlessed areis thosethe one who persevereperseveres under trial, because, having when they have stood the test, theythat person will receive the crown of life that Godthe Lord has promised to those who love him.


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