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

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The word 'Moths' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (5 times) than it does in the TNIV (3 times). The word 'Moths' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Moths' 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 NIV20112100.0%

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

Verses where Moths was added

Matthew 6:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΜὴ θησαυρίζετε ὑμῖν θησαυροὺς ἐπὶ τῆς γῆς, ὅπου σὴς καὶ βρῶσις ἀφανίζει, καὶ ὅπου κλέπται διορύσσουσιν καὶ κλέπτουσιν·
NIV1984"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
TNIV"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
NIV2011"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
Compared to NIV1984"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where mothmoths and rustvermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.
Compared to TNIV"Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where mothmoths and rustvermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.

Matthew 6:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTθησαυρίζετε δὲ ὑμῖν θησαυροὺς ἐν οὐρανῷ, ὅπου οὔτε σὴς οὔτε βρῶσις ἀφανίζει, καὶ ὅπου κλέπται οὐ διορύσσουσιν οὐδὲ κλέπτουσιν·
NIV1984But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.
TNIVBut store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.
NIV2011But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.
Compared to NIV1984But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where mothmoths and rustvermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.
Compared to TNIVBut store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where mothmoths and rustvermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.


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