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

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The word 'Whom' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (393 times) than it does in the TNIV (396 times). The word 'Whom' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Whom' 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 NIV20117100.0%

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

Verses where Whom was removed

1 Samuel 24:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר יֹאמַ֗ר מְשַׁל֙ הַקַּדְמֹנִ֔י מֵרְשָׁעִ֖ים יֵ֣צֵא רֶ֑שַׁע וְיָדִ֖י לֹ֥א תִֽהְיֶה־ בָּֽךְ׃
NIV1984"Against whom has the king of Israel come out? Whom are you pursuing? A dead dog? A flea?
TNIV"Against whom has the king of Israel come out? Whom are you pursuing? A dead dog? A flea?
NIV2011"Against whom has the king of Israel come out? Who are you pursuing? A dead dog? A flea?
Compared to NIV1984"Against whom has the king of Israel come out? WhomWho are you pursuing? A dead dog? A flea?
Compared to TNIV"Against whom has the king of Israel come out? WhomWho are you pursuing? A dead dog? A flea?

Isaiah 57:4

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעַל־ מִי֙ תִּתְעַנָּ֔גוּ עַל־ מִ֛י תַּרְחִ֥יבוּ פֶ֖ה תַּאֲרִ֣יכוּ לָשׁ֑וֹן הֲלֽוֹא־ אַתֶּ֥ם יִלְדֵי־ פֶ֖שַׁע זֶ֥רַע שָֽׁקֶר׃
NIV1984Whom are you mocking? At whom do you sneer and stick out your tongue? Are you not a brood of rebels, the offspring of liars?
TNIVWhom are you mocking? At whom do you sneer and stick out your tongue? Are you not a brood of rebels, the offspring of liars?
NIV2011Who are you mocking? At whom do you sneer and stick out your tongue? Are you not a brood of rebels, the offspring of liars?
Compared to NIV1984WhomWho are you mocking? At whom do you sneer and stick out your tongue? Are you not a brood of rebels, the offspring of liars?
Compared to TNIVWhomWho are you mocking? At whom do you sneer and stick out your tongue? Are you not a brood of rebels, the offspring of liars?

Matthew 18:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTκαὶ ⸀προσκαλεσάμενος παιδίον ἔστησεν αὐτὸ ἐν μέσῳ αὐτῶν
SBLGNT apparatusπροσκαλεσάμενος WH Treg NIV ] + ὁ Ἰησοῦς RP
NIV1984He called a little child and had him stand among them.
TNIVHe called a little child, whom he placed among them.
NIV2011He called a little child to him, and placed the child among them.
Compared to NIV1984He called a little child to him, and hadplaced himthe standchild among them.
Compared to TNIVHe called a little child, whom heto him, and placed the child among them.

John 1:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNT(Ἰωάννης μαρτυρεῖ περὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ κέκραγεν λέγων· Οὗτος ἦν ⸂ὃν εἶπον⸃· Ὁ ὀπίσω μου ἐρχόμενος ἔμπροσθέν μου γέγονεν, ὅτι πρῶτός μου ἦν·)
SBLGNT apparatusὃν εἶπον Treg NIV RP ] ὁ εἰπών WH
NIV1984John testifies concerning him. He cries out, saying, "This was he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'"
TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is he of whom I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
NIV2011(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is the one I spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")
Compared to NIV1984(John testifiestestified concerning him. He criescried out, saying, "This wasis hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'".'")
Compared to TNIV(John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, "This is hethe ofone whomI spoke about when I said, 'He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.'")

John 6:37

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπᾶν ὃ δίδωσίν μοι ὁ πατὴρ πρὸς ἐμὲ ἥξει, καὶ τὸν ἐρχόμενον πρός ⸀με οὐ μὴ ἐκβάλω ἔξω,
SBLGNT apparatusμε WH Treg RP ] ἐμὲ NIV
NIV1984All that the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.
TNIVAll whom the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.
NIV2011All those the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.
Compared to NIV1984All thatthose the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.
Compared to TNIVAll whomthose the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.

Verses where Whom was added

Esther 10:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְכָל־ מַעֲשֵׂ֤ה תָקְפּוֹ֙ וּגְב֣וּרָת֔וֹ וּפָרָשַׁת֙ גְּדֻלַּ֣ת מָרְדֳּכַ֔י אֲשֶׁ֥ר גִּדְּל֖וֹ הַמֶּ֑לֶךְ הֲלוֹא־ הֵ֣ם כְּתוּבִ֗ים עַל־ סֵ֙פֶר֙ דִּבְרֵ֣י הַיָּמִ֔ים לְמַלְכֵ֖י מָדַ֥י וּפָרָֽס׃
NIV1984And all his acts of power and might, together with a full account of the greatness of Mordecai to which the king had raised him, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Media and Persia?
TNIVAnd all his acts of power and might, together with a full account of the greatness of Mordecai to which the king had raised him, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Media and Persia?
NIV2011And all his acts of power and might, together with a full account of the greatness of Mordecai, whom the king had promoted, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Media and Persia?
Compared to NIV1984And all his acts of power and might, together with a full account of the greatness of Mordecai, whom to which the king had raised himpromoted, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Media and Persia?
Compared to TNIVAnd all his acts of power and might, together with a full account of the greatness of Mordecai, whom to which the king had raised himpromoted, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Media and Persia?

Acts 27:23

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTπαρέστη γάρ μοι ταύτῃ τῇ ⸀νυκτὶ τοῦ θεοῦ, οὗ ⸀εἰμι, ᾧ καὶ λατρεύω, ⸀ἄγγελος
SBLGNT apparatusνυκτὶ WH Treg NIV ] + ἄγγελος RP • εἰμι WH Treg RP ] + ἐγὼ NIV • ἄγγελος WH Treg NIV ] – RP
NIV1984Last night an angel of the God whose I am and whom I serve stood beside me
TNIVLast night an angel of the God whose I am and whom I serve stood beside me
NIV2011Last night an angel of the God to whom I belong and whom I serve stood beside me
Compared to NIV1984Last night an angel of the God whoseto whom I ambelong and whom I serve stood beside me
Compared to TNIVLast night an angel of the God whoseto whom I ambelong and whom I serve stood beside me


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