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

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The word 'Serve' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the TNIV (230 times). The word 'Serve' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Serve' 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 NIV20114100.0%

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

Verses where Serve was removed

Joshua 9:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעַתָּ֖ה אֲרוּרִ֣ים אַתֶּ֑ם וְלֹֽא־ יִכָּרֵ֨ת מִכֶּ֜ם עֶ֗בֶד וְחֹטְבֵ֥י עֵצִ֛ים וְשֹֽׁאֲבֵי־ מַ֖יִם לְבֵ֥ית אֱלֹהָֽי׃
NIV1984You are now under a curse: You will never cease to serve as woodcutters and water carriers for the house of my God."
TNIVYou are now under a curse: You will never cease to serve as woodcutters and water carriers for the house of my God."
NIV2011You are now under a curse: You will never be released from service as woodcutters and water carriers for the house of my God."
Compared to NIV1984You are now under a curse: You will never ceasebe toreleased servefrom service as woodcutters and water carriers for the house of my God."
Compared to TNIVYou are now under a curse: You will never ceasebe toreleased servefrom service as woodcutters and water carriers for the house of my God."

1 Peter 4:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἴ τις λαλεῖ, ὡς λόγια θεοῦ· εἴ τις διακονεῖ, ὡς ἐξ ἰσχύος ⸀ἧς χορηγεῖ ὁ θεός· ἵνα ἐν πᾶσιν δοξάζηται ὁ θεὸς διὰ Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ, ᾧ ἐστιν ἡ δόξα καὶ τὸ κράτος εἰς τοὺς αἰῶνας τῶν αἰώνων· ἀμήν.
SBLGNT apparatusἧς WH Treg NIV] ὡς RP
NIV1984If anyone speaks, he should do it as one speaking the very words of God. If anyone serves, he should do it with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
TNIVIf you speak, you should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If you serve, you should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
NIV2011If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
Compared to NIV1984If anyone speaks, hethey should do itso as one speakingwho speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, hethey should do itso with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
Compared to TNIVIf youanyone speakspeaks, youthey should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If youanyone serveserves, youthey should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.

Verses where Serve was added

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 116:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָֽנָּ֣ה יְהוָה֮ כִּֽי־ אֲנִ֪י עַ֫בְדֶּ֥ךָ אֲ‍ֽנִי־ עַ֭בְדְּךָ בֶּן־ אֲמָתֶ֑ךָ פִּ֝תַּ֗חְתָּ לְמוֹסֵרָֽי׃
NIV1984O LORD, truly I am your servant; I am your servant, the son of your maidservant; you have freed me from my chains.
TNIVTruly I am your servant, LORD; I am your servant, as was my mother before me; you have loosed my bonds of affliction.
NIV2011Truly I am your servant, LORD; I serve you just as my mother did; you have freed me from my chains.
Compared to NIV1984OTruly LORD, truly I am your servant, LORD; I amserve youryou servant, thejust sonas ofmy yourmother maidservantdid; you have freed me from my chains.
Compared to TNIVTruly I am your servant, LORD; I amserve youryou servant, just as was my mother before medid; you have loosedfreed myme bondsfrom ofmy afflictionchains.


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