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

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The word 'Therefore' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (446 times) than it does in the TNIV (444 times). The word 'Therefore' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Therefore' 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 Therefore was added

Matthew 5:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὃς ἐὰν οὖν λύσῃ μίαν τῶν ἐντολῶν τούτων τῶν ἐλαχίστων καὶ διδάξῃ οὕτως τοὺς ἀνθρώπους, ἐλάχιστος κληθήσεται ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν· ὃς δ’ ἂν ποιήσῃ καὶ διδάξῃ, οὗτος μέγας κληθήσεται ἐν τῇ βασιλείᾳ τῶν οὐρανῶν.
NIV1984Anyone who breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do the same will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
TNIVAnyone who sets aside one of the least of these commands and teaches others accordingly will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
NIV2011Therefore anyone who sets aside one of the least of these commands and teaches others accordingly will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
Compared to NIV1984AnyoneTherefore anyone who breakssets aside one of the least of these commandmentscommands and teaches others to do the sameaccordingly will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
Compared to TNIVAnyoneTherefore anyone who sets aside one of the least of these commands and teaches others accordingly will be called least in the kingdom of heaven, but whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.

James 4:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT⸀μοιχαλίδες, οὐκ οἴδατε ὅτι ἡ φιλία τοῦ κόσμου ἔχθρα τοῦ θεοῦ ἐστιν; ὃς ⸀ἐὰν οὖν βουληθῇ φίλος εἶναι τοῦ κόσμου, ἐχθρὸς τοῦ θεοῦ καθίσταται.
SBLGNT apparatusμοιχαλίδες WH Treg NIV ] Μοιχοὶ καὶ μοιχαλίδες RP • ἐὰν WH NIV ] ἂν Treg RP
NIV1984You adulterous people, don't you know that friendship with the world is hatred toward God? Anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.
TNIVYou adulterous people, don't you know that friendship with the world means enmity against God? Anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.
NIV2011You adulterous people, don't you know that friendship with the world means enmity against God? Therefore, anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.
Compared to NIV1984You adulterous people, don't you know that friendship with the world ismeans hatredenmity towardagainst God? AnyoneTherefore, anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.
Compared to TNIVYou adulterous people, don't you know that friendship with the world means enmity against God? AnyoneTherefore, anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.


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