NIV - NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION TLB - THE LIVING BIBLE KJV - KING JAMES BIBLE
Philippians 2:5 and 6
NIV - "Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus. Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped..."
TLB - "Your attitude should be the kind that was shown us by Jesis Christ, who, though he was God, did not demand and cling to his rights as God..."
KJV - "Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who, being in the form of God thought it not robbery to be equal with God..."
THE PERVERSION OF THE ABOVE VERSE, CHANGES THE MESSAGE OF THE ENTIRE WORD.
Deuteronomy 6:4 - 7
NIV - "Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. Love the Lord your God with all your heart and will all your soul and with all your strength. These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children..."
TLB - "O, Israel, listen: Jehovah is our God, Jehovah alone. You must love him with all your heart, soul, and might. And you must think consistently about these commandments I am giving you today. You must teach them to your children..."
KJV - "Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God is one Lord. And thou shalt love the Lord thy God will all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might. And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart: And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children..."
NIV - "But he was a prophet and knew that God had promised him on oath that he would place one of his descendants on his throne."
TLB - "But he was a prophet and knew that God had promised with an unbreakable oath that one of David's own descendants would (be the Messiah and) sit on David's throne."
KJV - "Therefore, being a prophet, and knowing that God had sworn an oath to him, that of the fruit of his loins, according to the flesh, he would raise up Christ to sit on his throne..."
NIV - "He said, Look! I see four men walking around in the fire, unbound and unharmed, and the fourth looks like a son of the gods."
TLB - "Well, look! Nebuchadnezzar shouted. I see four men, unbound, walking around in the fire, and they aren't even hurt by the flames! And the fourth looks like a god!"
KJV - "He answered and said, Lo, I see four men loose, walking in the midst of the fire, and they have no hurt; and the form of the fourth is like the Son of God."
2 Timothy 1:7
NIV - "For God did not give us a spirit of timidity, but a spirit of power, of love, and of self-discipline."
TLB - "For the Holy Spirit, God's gift, does not want you to be afraid of people, but to be wise and strong, and to love them and enjoy being with them."
KJV - "For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind."
NIV - "I tell you the truth, he who believes has everlasting life."
TLB - "How earnestly I tell you this - anyone who believes in me already has eternal life."
KJV - "Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me hath everlasting life."
PLEASE READ THE ABOVE VERSES CAREFULLY, SO YOU CAN SEE THE NUANCES OF DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THEM. THESE ARE JUST A FEW VERSES, AND THERE ARE MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE.
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