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

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The word 'Messenger' occurs 1 times more often in the NIV2011 (42 times) than it does in the TNIV (41 times). The word 'Messenger' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Messenger' 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 NIV20111100.0%

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

Verses where Messenger was added

John 13:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀμὴν ἀμὴν λέγω ὑμῖν, οὐκ ἔστιν δοῦλος μείζων τοῦ κυρίου αὐτοῦ οὐδὲ ἀπόστολος μείζων τοῦ πέμψαντος αὐτόν.
NIV1984I tell you the truth, no servant is greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him.
TNIVVery truly I tell you, servants are not greater than their master, nor are messengers greater than the one who sent them.
NIV2011Very truly I tell you, no servant is greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him.
Compared to NIV1984Very truly I tell you the truth, no servant is greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him.
Compared to TNIVVery truly I tell you, servantsno areservant notis greater than theirhis master, nor areis messengersa messenger greater than the one who sent themhim.


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