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

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The word 'Slaves' occurs 5 times less often in the NIV2011 (86 times) than it does in the TNIV (91 times). The word 'Slaves' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Slaves' 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 Slaves was removed

Malachi 1:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבֵּ֛ן יְכַבֵּ֥ד אָ֖ב וְעֶ֣בֶד אֲדֹנָ֑יו וְאִם־ אָ֣ב אָ֣נִי אַיֵּ֣ה כְבוֹדִ֡י וְאִם־ אֲדוֹנִ֣ים אָנִי֩ אַיֵּ֨ה מוֹרָאִ֜י אָמַ֣ר ׀ יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֗וֹת לָכֶם֙ הַכֹּֽהֲנִים֙ בּוֹזֵ֣י שְׁמִ֔י וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֕ם בַּמֶּ֥ה בָזִ֖ינוּ אֶת־ שְׁמֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984"A son honors his father, and a servant his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you, O priests, who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
TNIV"A son honors his father, and slaves honor their master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
NIV2011"A son honors his father, and a slave his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
Compared to NIV1984"A son honors his father, and a servantslave his master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you, O priests, who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'
Compared to TNIV"A son honors his father, and slavesa honorslave theirhis master. If I am a father, where is the honor due me? If I am a master, where is the respect due me?" says the LORD Almighty. "It is you priests who show contempt for my name. "But you ask, 'How have we shown contempt for your name?'

1 Corinthians 7:22

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὁ γὰρ ἐν κυρίῳ κληθεὶς δοῦλος ἀπελεύθερος κυρίου ἐστίν· ⸀ὁμοίως ὁ ἐλεύθερος κληθεὶς δοῦλός ἐστιν Χριστοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusὁμοίως WH Treg NIV ] + καὶ RP
NIV1984For he who was a slave when he was called by the Lord is the Lord's freedman; similarly, he who was a free man when he was called is Christ's slave.
TNIVFor those who were slaves when called to faith in the Lord are the Lord's freed people; similarly, those who were free when called are Christ's slaves.
NIV2011For the one who was a slave when called to faith in the Lord is the Lord's freed person; similarly, the one who was free when called is Christ's slave.
Compared to NIV1984For hethe one who was a slave when hecalled wasto calledfaith byin the Lord is the Lord's freedmanfreed person; similarly, hethe one who was a free man when he was called is Christ's slave.
Compared to TNIVFor thosethe one who werewas slavesa slave when called to faith in the Lord areis the Lord's freed peopleperson; similarly, thosethe one who werewas free when called areis Christ's slavesslave.

Galatians 4:1

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΛέγω δέ, ἐφ’ ὅσον χρόνον ὁ κληρονόμος νήπιός ἐστιν, οὐδὲν διαφέρει δούλου κύριος πάντων ὤν,
NIV1984What I am saying is that as long as the heir is a child, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate.
TNIVWhat I am saying is that as long as heirs are underage they are no different from slaves, although they own the whole estate.
NIV2011What I am saying is that as long as an heir is underage, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate.
Compared to NIV1984What I am saying is that as long as thean heir is a childunderage, he is no different from a slave, although he owns the whole estate.
Compared to TNIVWhat I am saying is that as long as heirsan areheir is underage, he theyis are no different from slavesa slave, although theyhe ownowns the whole estate.

Galatians 4:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὥστε οὐκέτι εἶ δοῦλος ἀλλὰ υἱός· εἰ δὲ υἱός, καὶ κληρονόμος ⸂διὰ θεοῦ⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusδιὰ θεοῦ WH Treg NIV] θεοῦ διὰ Χριστοῦ RP
NIV1984So you are no longer a slave, but a son; and since you are a son, God has made you also an heir.
TNIVSo you are no longer slaves, but God's children; and since you are his children, he has made you also heirs.
NIV2011So you are no longer a slave, but God's child; and since you are his child, God has made you also an heir.
Compared to NIV1984So you are no longer a slave, but aGod's sonchild; and since you are ahis sonchild, God has made you also an heir.
Compared to TNIVSo you are no longer slavesa slave, but God's childrenchild; and since you are his childrenchild, heGod has made you also heirsan heir.


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