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

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The word 'Workers' occurs 8 times less often in the NIV2011 (54 times) than it does in the TNIV (62 times). The word 'Workers' was removed in 9 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Workers' 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 text110.0%
New text in NIV2011990.0%

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

Verses where Workers was removed

1 Chronicles 22:16

OutcomeUses NIV1984 text
BHSלַזָּהָ֥ב לַכֶּ֛סֶף וְלַנְּחֹ֥שֶׁת וְלַבַּרְזֶ֖ל אֵ֣ין מִסְפָּ֑ר ק֣וּם וַעֲשֵׂ֔ה וִיהִ֥י יְהוָ֖ה עִמָּֽךְ׃
NIV1984in gold and silver, bronze and iron--craftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
TNIVin gold and silver, bronze and iron--skilled workers beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
NIV2011in gold and silver, bronze and iron--craftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
Compared to NIV1984in gold and silver, bronze and iron--craftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."
Compared to TNIVin gold and silver, bronze and iron--skilled workerscraftsmen beyond number. Now begin the work, and the LORD be with you."

1 Chronicles 29:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלַזָּהָ֤ב לַזָּהָב֙ וְלַכֶּ֣סֶף לַכֶּ֔סֶף וּלְכָל־ מְלָאכָ֖ה בְּיַ֣ד חָרָשִׁ֑ים וּמִ֣י מִתְנַדֵּ֔ב לְמַלֹּ֥אות יָד֛וֹ הַיּ֖וֹם לַיהוָֽה׃
NIV1984for the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the craftsmen. Now, who is willing to consecrate himself today to the LORD?"
TNIVfor the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the skilled workers. Now, who among you is willing to consecrate yourself to the LORD today?"
NIV2011for the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the craftsmen. Now, who is willing to consecrate themselves to the LORD today?"
Compared to NIV1984for the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the craftsmen. Now, who is willing to consecrate himselfthemselves today to the LORD today?"
Compared to TNIVfor the gold work and the silver work, and for all the work to be done by the skilled workerscraftsmen. Now, who among you is willing to consecrate yourselfthemselves to the LORD today?"

2 Chronicles 26:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּ֣עַשׂ ׀ בִּירוּשָׁלִַ֨ם חִשְּׁבֹנ֜וֹת מַחֲשֶׁ֣בֶת חוֹשֵׁ֗ב לִהְי֤וֹת עַל־ הַמִּגְדָּלִים֙ וְעַל־ הַפִּנּ֔וֹת לִירוֹא֙ בַּֽחִצִּ֔ים וּבָאֲבָנִ֖ים גְּדֹל֑וֹת וַיֵּצֵ֤א שְׁמוֹ֙ עַד־ לְמֵ֣רָח֔וֹק כִּֽי־ הִפְלִ֥יא לְהֵעָזֵ֖ר עַ֥ד כִּֽי־ חָזָֽק׃
NIV1984In Jerusalem he made machines designed by skillful men for use on the towers and on the corner defenses to shoot arrows and hurl large stones. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
TNIVIn Jerusalem he made devices designed by skilled workers for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
NIV2011In Jerusalem he made devices invented for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
Compared to NIV1984In Jerusalem he made machinesdevices designedinvented by skillful men for use on the towers and on the corner defenses toso that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.
Compared to TNIVIn Jerusalem he made devices designed by skilled workersinvented for use on the towers and on the corner defenses so that soldiers could shoot arrows and hurl large stones from the walls. His fame spread far and wide, for he was greatly helped until he became powerful.

Isaiah 44:11

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהֵ֤ן כָּל־ חֲבֵרָיו֙ יֵבֹ֔שׁוּ וְחָרָשִׁ֥ים הֵ֖מָּה מֵֽאָדָ֑ם יִֽתְקַבְּצ֤וּ כֻלָּם֙ יַֽעֲמֹ֔דוּ יִפְחֲד֖וּ יֵבֹ֥שׁוּ יָֽחַד׃
NIV1984He and his kind will be put to shame; craftsmen are nothing but men. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and infamy.
TNIVPeople like that will be put to shame; skilled workers are only human beings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and shame.
NIV2011People who do that will be put to shame; such craftsmen are only human beings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and shame.
Compared to NIV1984HePeople andwho hisdo kindthat will be put to shame; such craftsmen are nothingonly buthuman menbeings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and infamyshame.
Compared to TNIVPeople likewho do that will be put to shame; skilledsuch workerscraftsmen are only human beings. Let them all come together and take their stand; they will be brought down to terror and shame.

Jeremiah 52:15

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּמִדַּלּ֨וֹת הָעָ֜ם וְֽאֶת־ יֶ֥תֶר הָעָ֣ם ׀ הַנִּשְׁאָרִ֣ים בָּעִ֗יר וְאֶת־ הַנֹּֽפְלִים֙ אֲשֶׁ֤ר נָֽפְלוּ֙ אֶל־ מֶ֣לֶךְ בָּבֶ֔ל וְאֵ֖ת יֶ֣תֶר הָֽאָמ֑וֹן הֶגְלָ֕ה נְבוּזַרְאֲדָ֖ן רַב־ טַבָּחִֽים׃
NIV1984Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen and those who had gone over to the king of Babylon.
TNIVNebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the skilled workers and those who had deserted to the king of Babylon.
NIV2011Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen and those who had deserted to the king of Babylon.
Compared to NIV1984Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen and those who had gone overdeserted to the king of Babylon.
Compared to TNIVNebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the skilled workerscraftsmen and those who had deserted to the king of Babylon.

Matthew 10:10

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTμὴ πήραν εἰς ὁδὸν μηδὲ δύο χιτῶνας μηδὲ ὑποδήματα μηδὲ ⸀ῥάβδον· ἄξιος γὰρ ὁ ἐργάτης τῆς τροφῆς ⸀αὐτοῦ.
SBLGNT apparatusῥάβδον WH Treg NIV ] ῥάβδους RP • αὐτοῦ WH Treg NIV ] + ἐστιν RP
NIV1984take no bag for the journey, or extra tunic, or sandals or a staff; for the worker is worth his keep.
TNIVno bag for the journey or extra shirt or sandals or a staff, for workers are worth their keep.
NIV2011no bag for the journey or extra shirt or sandals or a staff, for the worker is worth his keep.
Compared to NIV1984take no bag for the journey, or extra tunic, shirt or sandals or a staff; , for the worker is worth his keep.
Compared to TNIVno bag for the journey or extra shirt or sandals or a staff, for workersthe areworker is worth theirhis keep.

Luke 10:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTἐν αὐτῇ δὲ τῇ οἰκίᾳ μένετε, ἐσθίοντες καὶ πίνοντες τὰ παρ’ αὐτῶν, ἄξιος γὰρ ὁ ἐργάτης τοῦ μισθοῦ ⸀αὐτοῦ. μὴ μεταβαίνετε ἐξ οἰκίας εἰς οἰκίαν.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτοῦ WH Treg NIV ] + ἐστίν RP
NIV1984Stay in that house, eating and drinking whatever they give you, for the worker deserves his wages. Do not move around from house to house.
TNIVStay there, eating and drinking whatever they give you, for workers deserve their wages. Do not move around from house to house.
NIV2011Stay there, eating and drinking whatever they give you, for the worker deserves his wages. Do not move around from house to house.
Compared to NIV1984Stay in that housethere, eating and drinking whatever they give you, for the worker deserves his wages. Do not move around from house to house.
Compared to TNIVStay there, eating and drinking whatever they give you, for workersthe deserveworker theirdeserves his wages. Do not move around from house to house.

Acts 19:24

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTΔημήτριος γάρ τις ὀνόματι, ἀργυροκόπος, ποιῶν ναοὺς ἀργυροῦς Ἀρτέμιδος παρείχετο τοῖς τεχνίταις ⸂οὐκ ὀλίγην ἐργασίαν⸃,
SBLGNT apparatusοὐκ ὀλίγην ἐργασίαν WH Treg NIV ] ἐργασίαν οὐκ ὀλίγην RP
NIV1984A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in no little business for the craftsmen.
TNIVA silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in no little business for the skilled workers there.
NIV2011A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in a lot of business for the craftsmen there.
Compared to NIV1984A silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in noa littlelot of business for the craftsmen there.
Compared to TNIVA silversmith named Demetrius, who made silver shrines of Artemis, brought in noa littlelot of business for the skilled workerscraftsmen there.

1 Timothy 5:18

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTλέγει γὰρ ἡ γραφή· Βοῦν ἀλοῶντα οὐ φιμώσεις, καί· Ἄξιος ὁ ἐργάτης τοῦ μισθοῦ αὐτοῦ.
NIV1984For the Scripture says, "Do not muzzle the ox while it is treading out the grain," and "The worker deserves his wages."
TNIVFor Scripture says, "Do not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain," and "Workers deserve their wages."
NIV2011For Scripture says, "Do not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain," and "The worker deserves his wages."
Compared to NIV1984For the Scripture says, "Do not muzzle thean ox while it is treading out the grain," and "The worker deserves his wages."
Compared to TNIVFor Scripture says, "Do not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain," and "WorkersThe deserveworker theirdeserves his wages."

Verses where Workers was added

1 Kings 5:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּשְׁלַ֣ח שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה אֶל־ חִירָ֖ם לֵאמֹֽר׃
NIV1984as well as thirty-three hundred foremen who supervised the project and directed the workmen.
TNIVas well as thirty-three hundred overseers who supervised the project and directed the work.
NIV2011as well as thirty-three hundred foremen who supervised the project and directed the workers.
Compared to NIV1984as well as thirty-three hundred foremen who supervised the project and directed the workmenworkers.
Compared to TNIVas well as thirty-three hundred overseersforemen who supervised the project and directed the workworkers.


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