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

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The word 'Was' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (4150 times) than it does in the TNIV (4151 times). The word 'Was' was removed in 20 verses, and added in 16 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Was' 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
Uses NIV1984 text38.3%
New text in NIV20113391.7%

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

Verses where Was was removed

Genesis 36:43

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאַלּ֥וּף מַגְדִּיאֵ֖ל אַלּ֣וּף עִירָ֑ם אֵ֣לֶּה ׀ אַלּוּפֵ֣י אֱד֗וֹם לְמֹֽשְׁבֹתָם֙ בְּאֶ֣רֶץ אֲחֻזָּתָ֔ם ה֥וּא עֵשָׂ֖ו אֲבִ֥י אֱדֽוֹם׃
NIV1984Magdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land they occupied. This was Esau the father of the Edomites.
TNIVMagdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land they occupied. This was Esau the father of the Edomites.
NIV2011Magdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land they occupied. This is the family line of Esau, the father of the Edomites.
Compared to NIV1984Magdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land they occupied. This wasis Esauthe family line of Esau, the father of the Edomites.
Compared to TNIVMagdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land they occupied. This wasis Esauthe family line of Esau, the father of the Edomites.

Numbers 35:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאִם־ יָצֹ֥א יֵצֵ֖א הָרֹצֵ֑חַ אֶת־ גְּבוּל֙ עִ֣יר מִקְלָט֔וֹ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יָנ֖וּס שָֽׁמָּה׃
NIV1984"'But if the accused ever goes outside the limits of the city of refuge to which he has fled
TNIV"'But if the accused ever goes outside the limits of the city of refuge in which refuge was taken
NIV2011"'But if the accused ever goes outside the limits of the city of refuge to which they fled
Compared to NIV1984"'But if the accused ever goes outside the limits of the city of refuge to which he hasthey fled
Compared to TNIV"'But if the accused ever goes outside the limits of the city of refuge into which refugethey was takenfled

1 Kings 16:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּקְשֹׁ֤ר עָלָיו֙ עַבְדּ֣וֹ זִמְרִ֔י שַׂ֖ר מַחֲצִ֣ית הָרָ֑כֶב וְה֤וּא בְתִרְצָה֙ שֹׁתֶ֣ה שִׁכּ֔וֹר בֵּ֣ית אַרְצָ֔א אֲשֶׁ֥ר עַל־ הַבַּ֖יִת בְּתִרְצָֽה׃
NIV1984Zimri, one of his officials, who had command of half his chariots, plotted against him. Elah was in Tirzah at the time, getting drunk in the home of Arza, the man in charge of the palace at Tirzah.
TNIVZimri, one of his officials, who had command of half his chariots, plotted against him. Elah was in Tirzah at the time, getting drunk in the home of Arza, who was in charge of the palace at Tirzah.
NIV2011Zimri, one of his officials, who had command of half his chariots, plotted against him. Elah was in Tirzah at the time, getting drunk in the home of Arza, the palace administrator at Tirzah.
Compared to NIV1984Zimri, one of his officials, who had command of half his chariots, plotted against him. Elah was in Tirzah at the time, getting drunk in the home of Arza, the man in charge of the palace administrator at Tirzah.
Compared to TNIVZimri, one of his officials, who had command of half his chariots, plotted against him. Elah was in Tirzah at the time, getting drunk in the home of Arza, who was in charge of the palace administrator at Tirzah.

1 Kings 18:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּקְרָ֣א אַחְאָ֔ב אֶל־ עֹבַדְיָ֖הוּ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עַל־ הַבָּ֑יִת וְעֹבַדְיָ֗הוּ הָיָ֥ה יָרֵ֛א אֶת־ יְהוָ֖ה מְאֹֽד׃
NIV1984and Ahab had summoned Obadiah, who was in charge of his palace. (Obadiah was a devout believer in the LORD.
TNIVand Ahab had summoned Obadiah, who was in charge of his palace. (Obadiah was a devout believer in the LORD.
NIV2011and Ahab had summoned Obadiah, his palace administrator. (Obadiah was a devout believer in the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984and Ahab had summoned Obadiah, who was in charge of his palace administrator. (Obadiah was a devout believer in the LORD.
Compared to TNIVand Ahab had summoned Obadiah, who was in charge of his palace administrator. (Obadiah was a devout believer in the LORD.

2 Kings 13:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוֶֽאֱלִישָׁע֙ חָלָ֣ה אֶת־ חָלְי֔וֹ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יָמ֖וּת בּ֑וֹ וַיֵּ֨רֶד אֵלָ֜יו יוֹאָ֣שׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל וַיֵּ֤בְךְּ עַל־ פָּנָיו֙ וַיֹּאמַ֔ר אָבִ֣י ׀ אָבִ֔י רֶ֥כֶב יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל וּפָרָשָֽׁיו׃
NIV1984Now Elisha was suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
TNIVNow Elisha was suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
NIV2011Now Elisha had been suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
Compared to NIV1984Now Elisha washad been suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"
Compared to TNIVNow Elisha washad been suffering from the illness from which he died. Jehoash king of Israel went down to see him and wept over him. "My father! My father!" he cried. "The chariots and horsemen of Israel!"

Psalms 68:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSחַיָּתְךָ֥ יָֽשְׁבוּ־ בָ֑הּ תָּ֤כִ֥ין בְּטוֹבָתְךָ֖ לֶעָנִ֣י אֱלֹהִֽים׃
NIV1984The Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it:
TNIVThe Lord announced the word, and great was the company of those who proclaimed it:
NIV2011The Lord announces the word, and the women who proclaim it are a mighty throng:
Compared to NIV1984The Lord announcedannounces the word, and greatthe waswomen thewho companyproclaim ofit thoseare whoa proclaimedmighty itthrong:
Compared to TNIVThe Lord announcedannounces the word, and greatthe waswomen thewho companyproclaim ofit thoseare whoa proclaimedmighty itthrong:

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.

Jeremiah 44:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כֹּ֣ה ׀ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֗ה הִנְנִ֣י נֹ֠תֵן אֶת־ פַּרְעֹ֨ה חָפְרַ֤ע מֶֽלֶךְ־ מִצְרַ֙יִם֙ בְּיַ֣ד אֹֽיְבָ֔יו וּבְיַ֖ד מְבַקְשֵׁ֣י נַפְשׁ֑וֹ כַּאֲשֶׁ֨ר נָתַ֜תִּי אֶת־ צִדְקִיָּ֣הוּ מֶֽלֶךְ־ יְהוּדָ֗ה בְּיַ֨ד נְבוּכַדְרֶאצַּ֧ר מֶֽלֶךְ־ בָּבֶ֛ל אֹיְב֖וֹ וּמְבַקֵּ֥שׁ נַפְשֽׁוֹ׃
NIV1984This is what the LORD says: 'I am going to hand Pharaoh Hophra king of Egypt over to his enemies who seek his life, just as I handed Zedekiah king of Judah over to Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the enemy who was seeking his life.'"
TNIVThis is what the LORD says: 'I am going to deliver Pharaoh Hophra king of Egypt into the hands of his enemies who seek his life, just as I gave Zedekiah king of Judah into the hands of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the enemy who was seeking his life.'"
NIV2011This is what the LORD says: 'I am going to deliver Pharaoh Hophra king of Egypt into the hands of his enemies who want to kill him, just as I gave Zedekiah king of Judah into the hands of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the enemy who wanted to kill him.'"
Compared to NIV1984This is what the LORD says: 'I am going to handdeliver Pharaoh Hophra king of Egypt overinto tothe hands of his enemies who seekwant histo lifekill him, just as I handedgave Zedekiah king of Judah overinto tothe hands of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the enemy who waswanted seekingto hiskill lifehim.'"
Compared to TNIVThis is what the LORD says: 'I am going to deliver Pharaoh Hophra king of Egypt into the hands of his enemies who seekwant histo lifekill him, just as I gave Zedekiah king of Judah into the hands of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the enemy who waswanted seekingto hiskill lifehim.'"

Malachi 2:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְלֹא־ אֶחָ֣ד עָשָׂ֗ה וּשְׁאָ֥ר ר֙וּחַ֙ ל֔וֹ וּמָה֙ הָֽאֶחָ֔ד מְבַקֵּ֖שׁ זֶ֣רַע אֱלֹהִ֑ים וְנִשְׁמַרְתֶּם֙ בְּר֣וּחֲכֶ֔ם וּבְאֵ֥שֶׁת נְעוּרֶ֖יךָ אַל־ יִבְגֹּֽד׃
NIV1984Has not the LORD made them one? In flesh and spirit they are his. And why one? Because he was seeking godly offspring. So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith with the wife of your youth.
TNIVHas not the LORD made the two of you one? You belong to him in body and spirit. And why has he made you one? Because he was seeking godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.
NIV2011Has not the one God made you? You belong to him in body and spirit. And what does the one God seek? Godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.
Compared to NIV1984Has not the LORDone God made them oneyou? InYou fleshbelong andto spirithim theyin arebody hisand spirit. And whywhat one? Becausedoes hethe wasone seekingGod godlyseek? Godly offspring. So guardbe yourselfon in your spiritguard, and do not breakbe faithunfaithful withto the wife of your youth.
Compared to TNIVHas not the LORDone God made the two of you one? You belong to him in body and spirit. And whywhat hasdoes hethe made you one? Because heGod was seeking godlyseek? Godly offspring. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful to the wife of your youth.

Matthew 11:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTεἶπεν αὐτῷ· Σὺ εἶ ὁ ἐρχόμενος ἢ ἕτερον προσδοκῶμεν;
NIV1984to ask him, "Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?"
TNIVto ask him, "Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?"
NIV2011to ask him, "Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?"
Compared to NIV1984to ask him, "Are you the one who wasis to come, or should we expect someone else?"
Compared to TNIVto ask him, "Are you the one who wasis to come, or should we expect someone else?"

Matthew 11:26

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTναί, ὁ πατήρ, ὅτι οὕτως ⸂εὐδοκία ἐγένετο⸃ ἔμπροσθέν σου.
SBLGNT apparatusεὐδοκία ἐγένετο WH NIV ] ἐγένετο εὐδοκία Treg RP
NIV1984Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
TNIVYes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
NIV2011Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.
Compared to NIV1984Yes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.
Compared to TNIVYes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.

Luke 1:64

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἀνεῴχθη δὲ τὸ στόμα αὐτοῦ παραχρῆμα καὶ ἡ γλῶσσα αὐτοῦ, καὶ ἐλάλει εὐλογῶν τὸν θεόν.
NIV1984Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue was loosed, and he began to speak, praising God.
TNIVImmediately his mouth was opened and his tongue was loosed, and he began to speak, praising God.
NIV2011Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue set free, and he began to speak, praising God.
Compared to NIV1984Immediately his mouth was opened and his tongue wasset loosedfree, and he began to speak, praising God.
Compared to TNIVImmediately his mouth was opened and his tongue wasset loosedfree, and he began to speak, praising God.

Luke 7:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἔπεμψεν πρὸς τὸν ⸀κύριον λέγων· Σὺ εἶ ὁ ἐρχόμενος ἢ ⸀ἄλλον προσδοκῶμεν;
SBLGNT apparatusκύριον WH Treg NIV ] Ἰησοῦν RP • ἄλλον NIV RP ] ἕτερον WH Treg
NIV1984he sent them to the Lord to ask, "Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?"
TNIVhe sent them to the Lord to ask, "Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?"
NIV2011he sent them to the Lord to ask, "Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?"
Compared to NIV1984he sent them to the Lord to ask, "Are you the one who wasis to come, or should we expect someone else?"
Compared to TNIVhe sent them to the Lord to ask, "Are you the one who wasis to come, or should we expect someone else?"

Luke 7:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπαραγενόμενοι δὲ πρὸς αὐτὸν οἱ ἄνδρες εἶπαν· Ἰωάννης ὁ βαπτιστὴς ⸀ἀπέστειλεν ἡμᾶς πρὸς σὲ λέγων· Σὺ εἶ ὁ ἐρχόμενος ἢ ἄλλον προσδοκῶμεν;
SBLGNT apparatusἀπέστειλεν WH NIV ] ἀπέσταλκεν Treg RP
NIV1984When the men came to Jesus, they said, "John the Baptist sent us to you to ask, 'Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?'"
TNIVWhen the men came to Jesus, they said, "John the Baptist sent us to you to ask, 'Are you the one who was to come, or should we expect someone else?'"
NIV2011When the men came to Jesus, they said, "John the Baptist sent us to you to ask, 'Are you the one who is to come, or should we expect someone else?'"
Compared to NIV1984When the men came to Jesus, they said, "John the Baptist sent us to you to ask, 'Are you the one who wasis to come, or should we expect someone else?'"
Compared to TNIVWhen the men came to Jesus, they said, "John the Baptist sent us to you to ask, 'Are you the one who wasis to come, or should we expect someone else?'"

Luke 10:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἘν αὐτῇ τῇ ὥρᾳ ἠγαλλιάσατο ⸀τῷ πνεύματι ⸂τῷ ἁγίῳ⸃ καὶ εἶπεν· Ἐξομολογοῦμαί σοι, πάτερ κύριε τοῦ οὐρανοῦ καὶ τῆς γῆς, ὅτι ἀπέκρυψας ταῦτα ἀπὸ σοφῶν καὶ συνετῶν, καὶ ἀπεκάλυψας αὐτὰ νηπίοις· ναί, ὁ πατήρ, ὅτι οὕτως ⸂εὐδοκία ἐγένετο⸃ ἔμπροσθέν σου.
SBLGNT apparatusτῷ WH Treg RP ] ἐν τῷ NIV • τῷ ἁγίῳ WH Treg NIV ] ὁ Ἰησοῦς RP • εὐδοκία ἐγένετο WH Treg NIV ] ἐγένετο εὐδοκία RP
NIV1984At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
TNIVAt that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this was your good pleasure.
NIV2011At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.
Compared to NIV1984At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.
Compared to TNIVAt that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, "I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this wasis yourwhat goodyou pleasurewere pleased to do.

Luke 17:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοὐχ εὑρέθησαν ὑποστρέψαντες δοῦναι δόξαν τῷ θεῷ εἰ μὴ ὁ ἀλλογενὴς οὗτος;
NIV1984Was no one found to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?"
TNIVWas no one found to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?"
NIV2011Has no one returned to give praise to God except this foreigner?"
Compared to NIV1984WasHas no one foundreturned to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?"
Compared to TNIVWasHas no one foundreturned to return and give praise to God except this foreigner?"

Luke 19:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἦλθεν γὰρ ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ ἀνθρώπου ζητῆσαι καὶ σῶσαι τὸ ἀπολωλός.
NIV1984For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost."
TNIVFor the Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost."
NIV2011For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost."
Compared to NIV1984For the Son of Man came to seek and to save what wasthe lost."
Compared to TNIVFor the Son of Man came to seek and to save what wasthe lost."

John 11:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTλέγει αὐτῷ· Ναί, κύριε· ἐγὼ πεπίστευκα ὅτι σὺ εἶ ὁ χριστὸς ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ ὁ εἰς τὸν κόσμον ἐρχόμενος.
NIV1984"Yes, Lord," she told him, "I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who was to come into the world."
TNIV"Yes, Lord," she told him, "I believe that you are the Messiah, the Son of God, who was to come into the world."
NIV2011"Yes, Lord," she replied, "I believe that you are the Messiah, the Son of God, who is to come into the world."
Compared to NIV1984"Yes, Lord," she told himreplied, "I believe that you are the ChristMessiah, the Son of God, who wasis to come into the world."
Compared to TNIV"Yes, Lord," she told himreplied, "I believe that you are the Messiah, the Son of God, who wasis to come into the world."

Revelation 12:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΚαὶ ἐγένετο πόλεμος ἐν τῷ οὐρανῷ, ὁ Μιχαὴλ καὶ οἱ ἄγγελοι αὐτοῦ ⸀τοῦ πολεμῆσαι μετὰ τοῦ δράκοντος. καὶ ὁ δράκων ἐπολέμησεν καὶ οἱ ἄγγελοι αὐτοῦ,
SBLGNT apparatusτοῦ WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984And there was war in heaven. Michael and his angels fought against the dragon, and the dragon and his angels fought back.
TNIVAnd there was war in heaven. Michael and his angels fought against the dragon, and the dragon and his angels fought back.
NIV2011Then war broke out in heaven. Michael and his angels fought against the dragon, and the dragon and his angels fought back.
Compared to NIV1984AndThen therewar wasbroke warout in heaven. Michael and his angels fought against the dragon, and the dragon and his angels fought back.
Compared to TNIVAndThen therewar wasbroke warout in heaven. Michael and his angels fought against the dragon, and the dragon and his angels fought back.

Revelation 21:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ἐμέτρησεν τὸ τεῖχος αὐτῆς ἑκατὸν τεσσεράκοντα τεσσάρων πηχῶν, μέτρον ἀνθρώπου, ὅ ἐστιν ἀγγέλου.
NIV1984He measured its wall and it was 144 cubits thick, by man's measurement, which the angel was using.
TNIVHe measured its wall and it was 144 cubits thick, by human measurement, which the angel was using.
NIV2011The angel measured the wall using human measurement, and it was 144 cubits thick.
Compared to NIV1984HeThe angel measured itsthe wall using human measurement, and it was 144 cubits thick, by man's measurement, which the angel was using.
Compared to TNIVHeThe angel measured itsthe wall andusing it was 144 cubits thick, by human measurement, whichand theit angel was 144 cubits usingthick.

Verses where Was was added

Exodus 31:17

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס בֵּינִ֗י וּבֵין֙ בְּנֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל א֥וֹת הִ֖וא לְעֹלָ֑ם כִּי־ שֵׁ֣שֶׁת יָמִ֗ים עָשָׂ֤ה יְהוָה֙ אֶת־ הַשָּׁמַ֣יִם וְאֶת־ הָאָ֔רֶץ וּבַיּוֹם֙ הַשְּׁבִיעִ֔י שָׁבַ֖ת וַיִּנָּפַֽשׁ׃
NIV1984It will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever, for in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, and on the seventh day he abstained from work and rested.'"
TNIVIt will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever, for in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, and on the seventh day he abstained from work and rested.'"
NIV2011It will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever, for in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, and on the seventh day he rested and was refreshed.'"
Compared to NIV1984It will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever, for in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, and on the seventh day he abstainedrested from work and restedwas refreshed.'"
Compared to TNIVIt will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever, for in six days the LORD made the heavens and the earth, and on the seventh day he abstainedrested from work and restedwas refreshed.'"

Judges 19:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְהָיָ֣ה כָל־ הָרֹאֶ֗ה וְאָמַר֙ לֹֽא־ נִהְיְתָ֤ה וְלֹֽא־ נִרְאֲתָה֙ כָּזֹ֔את לְמִיּ֞וֹם עֲל֤וֹת בְּנֵֽי־ יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרַ֔יִם עַ֖ד הַיּ֣וֹם הַזֶּ֑ה שִֽׂימוּ־ לָכֶ֥ם עָלֶ֖יהָ עֻ֥צוּ וְדַבֵּֽרוּ׃
NIV1984Everyone who saw it said, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Think about it! Consider it! Tell us what to do!"
TNIVEveryone who saw it said, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Think about it! Consider it! Tell us what to do!"
NIV2011Everyone who saw it was saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. Just imagine! We must do something! So speak up!"
Compared to NIV1984Everyone who saw it saidwas saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. ThinkJust about itimagine! ConsiderWe it! Tellmust usdo whatsomething! So tospeak doup!"
Compared to TNIVEveryone who saw it saidwas saying to one another, "Such a thing has never been seen or done, not since the day the Israelites came up out of Egypt. ThinkJust about itimagine! ConsiderWe it! Tellmust usdo whatsomething! So tospeak doup!"

Ruth 2:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַתֵּ֤לֶךְ וַתָּבוֹא֙ וַתְּלַקֵּ֣ט בַּשָּׂדֶ֔ה אַחֲרֵ֖י הַקֹּצְרִ֑ים וַיִּ֣קֶר מִקְרֶ֔הָ חֶלְקַ֤ת הַשָּׂדֶה֙ לְבֹ֔עַז אֲשֶׁ֖ר מִמִּשְׁפַּ֥חַת אֱלִימֶֽלֶךְ׃
NIV1984So she went out and began to glean in the fields behind the harvesters. As it turned out, she found herself working in a field belonging to Boaz, who was from the clan of Elimelech.
TNIVSo she went out, entered a field and began to glean behind the harvesters. As it turned out, she found herself working in a field belonging to Boaz, who was from the clan of Elimelek.
NIV2011So she went out, entered a field and began to glean behind the harvesters. As it turned out, she was working in a field belonging to Boaz, who was from the clan of Elimelek.
Compared to NIV1984So she went out, entered a field and began to glean in the fields behind the harvesters. As it turned out, she foundwas herself working in a field belonging to Boaz, who was from the clan of ElimelechElimelek.
Compared to TNIVSo she went out, entered a field and began to glean behind the harvesters. As it turned out, she found herselfwas working in a field belonging to Boaz, who was from the clan of Elimelek.

Job 20:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהֲזֹ֣את יָ֭דַעְתָּ מִנִּי־ עַ֑ד מִנִּ֤י שִׂ֖ים אָדָ֣ם עֲלֵי־ אָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984"Surely you know how it has been from of old, ever since man was placed on the earth,
TNIV"Surely you know how it has been from of old, ever since people were placed on the earth,
NIV2011"Surely you know how it has been from of old, ever since mankind was placed on the earth,
Compared to NIV1984"Surely you know how it has been from of old, ever since manmankind was placed on the earth,
Compared to TNIV"Surely you know how it has been from of old, ever since peoplemankind werewas placed on the earth,

Job 29:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבִּרְכַּ֣ת אֹ֭בֵד עָלַ֣י תָּבֹ֑א וְלֵ֖ב אַלְמָנָ֣ה אַרְנִֽן׃
NIV1984The man who was dying blessed me; I made the widow's heart sing.
TNIVThose who were dying blessed me; I made the widow's heart sing.
NIV2011The one who was dying blessed me; I made the widow's heart sing.
Compared to NIV1984The manone who was dying blessed me; I made the widow's heart sing.
Compared to TNIVThoseThe one who werewas dying blessed me; I made the widow's heart sing.

Psalms 37:36

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSוַ֭יַּֽעֲבֹר וְהִנֵּ֣ה אֵינֶ֑נּוּ וָֽ֝אֲבַקְשֵׁ֗הוּ וְלֹ֣א נִמְצָֽא׃
NIV1984but he soon passed away and was no more; though I looked for him, he could not be found.
TNIVbut they soon passed away and were no more; though I looked for them, they could not be found.
NIV2011but he soon passed away and was no more; though I looked for him, he could not be found.
Compared to NIV1984but he soon passed away and was no more; though I looked for him, he could not be found.
Compared to TNIVbut theyhe soon passed away and werewas no more; though I looked for themhim, theyhe could not be found.

Jeremiah 26:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּשְׁמַ֣ע הַמֶּֽלֶךְ־ יְ֠הוֹיָקִים וְכָל־ גִּבּוֹרָ֤יו וְכָל־ הַשָּׂרִים֙ אֶת־ דְּבָרָ֔יו וַיְבַקֵּ֥שׁ הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ הֲמִית֑וֹ וַיִּשְׁמַ֤ע אוּרִיָּ֙הוּ֙ וַיִּרָ֔א וַיִּבְרַ֖ח וַיָּבֹ֥א מִצְרָֽיִם׃
NIV1984When King Jehoiakim and all his officers and officials heard his words, the king sought to put him to death. But Uriah heard of it and fled in fear to Egypt.
TNIVWhen King Jehoiakim and all his officers and officials heard his words, the king sought to put him to death. But Uriah heard of it and fled in fear to Egypt.
NIV2011When King Jehoiakim and all his officers and officials heard his words, the king was determined to put him to death. But Uriah heard of it and fled in fear to Egypt.
Compared to NIV1984When King Jehoiakim and all his officers and officials heard his words, the king soughtwas determined to put him to death. But Uriah heard of it and fled in fear to Egypt.
Compared to TNIVWhen King Jehoiakim and all his officers and officials heard his words, the king soughtwas determined to put him to death. But Uriah heard of it and fled in fear to Egypt.

Ezekiel 7:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּ֣י הַמּוֹכֵ֗ר אֶל־ הַמִּמְכָּר֙ לֹ֣א יָשׁ֔וּב וְע֥וֹד בַּחַיִּ֖ים חַיָּתָ֑ם כִּֽי־ חָז֤וֹן אֶל־ כָּל־ הֲמוֹנָהּ֙ לֹ֣א יָשׁ֔וּב וְאִ֧ישׁ בַּעֲוֺנ֛וֹ חַיָּת֖וֹ לֹ֥א יִתְחַזָּֽקוּ׃
NIV1984The seller will not recover the land he has sold as long as both of them live, for the vision concerning the whole crowd will not be reversed. Because of their sins, not one of them will preserve his life.
TNIVThe sellers will not recover the property they have sold-- as long as both buyers and sellers live. For the vision concerning the whole crowd will not be reversed. Because of their sins, not one of them will preserve their life.
NIV2011The seller will not recover the property that was sold-- as long as both buyer and seller live. For the vision concerning the whole crowd will not be reversed. Because of their sins, not one of them will preserve their life.
Compared to NIV1984The seller will not recover the landproperty hethat haswas sold -- as long as both ofbuyer themand seller live, for. For the vision concerning the whole crowd will not be reversed. Because of their sins, not one of them will preserve histheir life.
Compared to TNIVThe sellersseller will not recover the property theythat havewas sold-- as long as both buyersbuyer and sellersseller live. For the vision concerning the whole crowd will not be reversed. Because of their sins, not one of them will preserve their life.

Jonah 3:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַֽיַּאֲמִ֛ינוּ אַנְשֵׁ֥י נִֽינְוֵ֖ה בֵּֽאלֹהִ֑ים וַיִּקְרְאוּ־ צוֹם֙ וַיִּלְבְּשׁ֣וּ שַׂקִּ֔ים מִגְּדוֹלָ֖ם וְעַד־ קְטַנָּֽם׃
NIV1984The Ninevites believed God. They declared a fast, and all of them, from the greatest to the least, put on sackcloth.
TNIVThe Ninevites believed God. They declared a fast, and all of them, from the greatest to the least, put on sackcloth.
NIV2011The Ninevites believed God. A fast was proclaimed, and all of them, from the greatest to the least, put on sackcloth.
Compared to NIV1984The Ninevites believed God. TheyA declaredfast awas fastproclaimed, and all of them, from the greatest to the least, put on sackcloth.
Compared to TNIVThe Ninevites believed God. TheyA declaredfast awas fastproclaimed, and all of them, from the greatest to the least, put on sackcloth.

Luke 2:37

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTκαὶ αὐτὴ χήρα ⸀ἕως ἐτῶν ὀγδοήκοντα τεσσάρων,) ἣ οὐκ ⸀ἀφίστατο τοῦ ἱεροῦ νηστείαις καὶ δεήσεσιν λατρεύουσα νύκτα καὶ ἡμέραν.
SBLGNT apparatusἕως WH Treg NIV ] ὡς RP • ἀφίστατο WH Treg NIV ] + ἀπὸ RP
NIV1984and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
TNIVand then had been a widow for eighty-four years. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
NIV2011and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
Compared to NIV1984and then was a widow until she was eighty-four. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.
Compared to TNIVand then hadwas been a widow foruntil she was eighty-four years. She never left the temple but worshiped night and day, fasting and praying.

Luke 10:30

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTὑπολαβὼν ⸀δὲ ὁ Ἰησοῦς εἶπεν· Ἄνθρωπός τις κατέβαινεν ἀπὸ Ἰερουσαλὴμ εἰς Ἰεριχὼ καὶ λῃσταῖς περιέπεσεν, οἳ καὶ ἐκδύσαντες αὐτὸν καὶ πληγὰς ἐπιθέντες ἀπῆλθον ἀφέντες ⸀ἡμιθανῆ.
SBLGNT apparatusδὲ RP ] – WH Treg NIV • ἡμιθανῆ WH Treg NIV ] + τυγχάνοντα RP
NIV1984In reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he fell into the hands of robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
TNIVIn reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he fell into the hands of robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
NIV2011In reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he was attacked by robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
Compared to NIV1984In reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he fellwas intoattacked the hands ofby robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.
Compared to TNIVIn reply Jesus said: "A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, when he fellwas intoattacked the hands ofby robbers. They stripped him of his clothes, beat him and went away, leaving him half dead.

Acts 1:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTδεῖ οὖν τῶν συνελθόντων ἡμῖν ἀνδρῶν ἐν παντὶ χρόνῳ ⸀ᾧ εἰσῆλθεν καὶ ἐξῆλθεν ἐφ’ ἡμᾶς ὁ κύριος Ἰησοῦς,
SBLGNT apparatusᾧ WH Treg NIV ] ἐν ᾧ RP
NIV1984Therefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus went in and out among us,
TNIVTherefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus went in and out among us,
NIV2011Therefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus was living among us,
Compared to NIV1984Therefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus wentwas in and outliving among us,
Compared to TNIVTherefore it is necessary to choose one of the men who have been with us the whole time the Lord Jesus wentwas in and outliving among us,

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.

Jude 1:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἈγαπητοί, πᾶσαν σπουδὴν ποιούμενος γράφειν ὑμῖν περὶ τῆς κοινῆς ⸀ἡμῶν σωτηρίας ἀνάγκην ἔσχον γράψαι ὑμῖν παρακαλῶν ἐπαγωνίζεσθαι τῇ ἅπαξ παραδοθείσῃ τοῖς ἁγίοις πίστει.
SBLGNT apparatusἡμῶν WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt I had to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to the saints.
TNIVDear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that the Lord has once for all entrusted to us, his people.
NIV2011Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to God's holy people.
Compared to NIV1984Dear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt Icompelled had to write and urge you to contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to theGod's saintsholy people.
Compared to TNIVDear friends, although I was very eager to write to you about the salvation we share, I felt compelled to write and urge you to contend for the faith that thewas Lord has once for all entrusted to us, hisGod's holy people.

Revelation 9:18

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
SBLGNTἀπὸ τῶν τριῶν πληγῶν τούτων ἀπεκτάνθησαν τὸ τρίτον τῶν ἀνθρώπων, ⸀ἐκ τοῦ πυρὸς καὶ τοῦ καπνοῦ καὶ τοῦ θείου τοῦ ἐκπορευομένου ἐκ τῶν στομάτων αὐτῶν.
SBLGNT apparatusἐκ WH Treg NIV ] ἀπὸ RP
NIV1984A third of mankind was killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths.
TNIVA third of the people were killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths.
NIV2011A third of mankind was killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths.
Compared to NIV1984A third of mankind was killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths.
Compared to TNIVA third of themankind people werewas killed by the three plagues of fire, smoke and sulfur that came out of their mouths.

Revelation 20:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ εἴ τις οὐχ εὑρέθη ἐν ⸂τῇ βίβλῳ⸃ τῆς ζωῆς γεγραμμένος, ἐβλήθη εἰς τὴν λίμνην τοῦ πυρός.
SBLGNT apparatusτῇ βίβλῳ WH Treg NIV ] τῷ βιβλίῳ RP
NIV1984If anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.
TNIVAll whose names were not found written in the book of life were thrown into the lake of fire.
NIV2011Anyone whose name was not found written in the book of life was thrown into the lake of fire.
Compared to NIV1984IfAnyone anyone'swhose name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire.
Compared to TNIVAllAnyone whose namesname werewas not found written in the book of life werewas thrown into the lake of fire.


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