Verses where 'always' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Always' occurs 6 times more often in the NIV2011 (141 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (135 times). The word 'Always' was removed in 4 verses, and added in 10 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Always' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 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 TNIV text1285.7%
New text in NIV2011214.3%

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

Verses where Always was removed

Psalms 9:18

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיָשׁ֣וּבוּ רְשָׁעִ֣ים לִשְׁא֑וֹלָה כָּל־ גּ֝וֹיִ֗ם שְׁכֵחֵ֥י אֱלֹהִֽים׃
NIV1984But the needy will not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the afflicted ever perish.
TNIVBut God will never forget the needy; the hope of the afflicted will never perish.
NIV2011But God will never forget the needy; the hope of the afflicted will never perish.
Compared to NIV1984But theGod needy will notnever alwaysforget bethe forgotten, nor needy; the hope of the afflicted everwill never perish.
Compared to TNIVBut God will never forget the needy; the hope of the afflicted will never perish.

Psalms 10:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאָמַ֣ר בְּ֭לִבּוֹ בַּל־ אֶמּ֑וֹט לְדֹ֥ר וָ֝דֹ֗ר אֲשֶׁ֣ר לֹֽא־ בְרָֽע׃
NIV1984He says to himself, "Nothing will shake me; I'll always be happy and never have trouble."
TNIVThey say to themselves, "Nothing will ever shake us." They swear, "No one will ever do us harm."
NIV2011He says to himself, "Nothing will ever shake me." He swears, "No one will ever do me harm."
Compared to NIV1984He says to himself, "Nothing will ever shake me; I'll." He alwaysswears, "No beone happywill andever neverdo haveme troubleharm."
Compared to TNIVTheyHe saysays to themselveshimself, "Nothing will ever shake usme." TheyHe swearswears, "No one will ever do usme harm."

Psalms 56:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבֵּאלֹהִים֮ אֲהַלֵּ֪ל דְּבָ֫ר֥וֹ בֵּאלֹהִ֣ים בָּ֭טַחְתִּי לֹ֣א אִירָ֑א מַה־ יַּעֲשֶׂ֖ה בָשָׂ֣ר לִֽי׃
NIV1984All day long they twist my words; they are always plotting to harm me.
TNIVAll day long they twist my words; all their schemes are for my ruin.
NIV2011All day long they twist my words; all their schemes are for my ruin.
Compared to NIV1984All day long they twist my words; theyall aretheir alwaysschemes plottingare tofor harmmy meruin.
Compared to TNIVAll day long they twist my words; all their schemes are for my ruin.

Proverbs 29:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמֶ֤לֶךְ שׁוֹפֵ֣ט בֶּֽאֱמֶ֣ת דַּלִּ֑ים כִּ֝סְא֗וֹ לָעַ֥ד יִכּֽוֹן׃
NIV1984If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will always be secure.
TNIVIf a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will be established forever.
NIV2011If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will be established forever.
Compared to NIV1984If a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will always be secureestablished forever.
Compared to TNIVIf a king judges the poor with fairness, his throne will be established forever.

Verses where Always was added

Joshua 1:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹֽא־ יָמ֡וּשׁ סֵפֶר֩ הַתּוֹרָ֨ה הַזֶּ֜ה מִפִּ֗יךָ וְהָגִ֤יתָ בּוֹ֙ יוֹמָ֣ם וָלַ֔יְלָה לְמַ֙עַן֙ תִּשְׁמֹ֣ר לַעֲשׂ֔וֹת כְּכָל־ הַכָּת֖וּב בּ֑וֹ כִּי־ אָ֛ז תַּצְלִ֥יחַ אֶת־ דְּרָכֶ֖ךָ וְאָ֥ז תַּשְׂכִּֽיל׃
NIV1984Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.
TNIVKeep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.
NIV2011Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.
Compared to NIV1984DoKeep not let this Book of the Law departalways fromon your mouthlips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.
Compared to TNIVKeep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.

Psalms 26:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ חַ֭סְדְּךָ לְנֶ֣גֶד עֵינָ֑י וְ֝הִתְהַלַּ֗כְתִּי בַּאֲמִתֶּֽךָ׃
NIV1984for your love is ever before me, and I walk continually in your truth.
TNIVfor I have always been mindful of your unfailing love and have lived in reliance on your faithfulness.
NIV2011for I have always been mindful of your unfailing love and have lived in reliance on your faithfulness.
Compared to NIV1984for yourI lovehave isalways everbeen beforemindful me, andof Iyour walkunfailing continuallylove and have lived in reliance on your truthfaithfulness.
Compared to TNIVfor I have always been mindful of your unfailing love and have lived in reliance on your faithfulness.

Psalms 52:9

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהִנֵּ֤ה הַגֶּ֗בֶר לֹ֤א יָשִׂ֥ים אֱלֹהִ֗ים מָֽע֫וּזּ֥וֹ וַ֭יִּבְטַח בְּרֹ֣ב עָשְׁר֑וֹ יָ֝עֹ֗ז בְּהַוָּתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984I will praise you forever for what you have done; in your name I will hope, for your name is good. I will praise you in the presence of your saints.
TNIVFor what you have done I will always praise you in the presence of your faithful people. And I will hope in your name, for your name is good.
NIV2011For what you have done I will always praise you in the presence of your faithful people. And I will hope in your name, for your name is good.
Compared to NIV1984IFor willwhat praise you foreverhave fordone whatI youwill havealways done; inpraise youryou namein Ithe willpresence hope, forof your namefaithful is goodpeople. And I will praisehope you in theyour presencename, for of your saintsname is good.
Compared to TNIVFor what you have done I will always praise you in the presence of your faithful people. And I will hope in your name, for your name is good.

Psalms 106:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַ֭שְׁרֵי שֹׁמְרֵ֣י מִשְׁפָּ֑ט עֹשֵׂ֖ה צְדָקָ֣ה בְכָל־ עֵֽת׃
NIV1984Blessed are they who maintain justice, who constantly do what is right.
TNIVBlessed are those who act justly, who always do what is right.
NIV2011Blessed are those who act justly, who always do what is right.
Compared to NIV1984Blessed are theythose who maintainact justicejustly, who constantlyalways do what is right.
Compared to TNIVBlessed are those who act justly, who always do what is right.

Psalms 119:98

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמֵ֭אֹ֣יְבַי תְּחַכְּמֵ֣נִי מִצְוֺתֶ֑ךָ כִּ֖י לְעוֹלָ֣ם הִיא־ לִֽי׃
NIV1984Your commands make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me.
TNIVYour commands are always with me and make me wiser than my enemies.
NIV2011Your commands are always with me and make me wiser than my enemies.
Compared to NIV1984Your commands are always with me and make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me.
Compared to TNIVYour commands are always with me and make me wiser than my enemies.

Psalms 119:144

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSצֶ֖דֶק עֵדְוֺתֶ֥יךָ לְעוֹלָ֗ם הֲבִינֵ֥נִי וְאֶחְיֶֽה׃
NIV1984Your statutes are forever right; give me understanding that I may live.
TNIVYour statutes are always righteous; give me understanding that I may live.
NIV2011Your statutes are always righteous; give me understanding that I may live.
Compared to NIV1984Your statutes are foreveralways rightrighteous; give me understanding that I may live.
Compared to TNIVYour statutes are always righteous; give me understanding that I may live.

Proverbs 6:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSקָשְׁרֵ֣ם עַל־ לִבְּךָ֣ תָמִ֑יד עָ֝נְדֵ֗ם עַל־ גַּרְגְּרֹתֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984Bind them upon your heart forever; fasten them around your neck.
TNIVBind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck.
NIV2011Bind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck.
Compared to NIV1984Bind them uponalways on your heart forever; fasten them around your neck.
Compared to TNIVBind them always on your heart; fasten them around your neck.

Isaiah 59:21

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וַאֲנִ֗י זֹ֣את בְּרִיתִ֤י אוֹתָם֙ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה רוּחִי֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר עָלֶ֔יךָ וּדְבָרַ֖י אֲשֶׁר־ שַׂ֣מְתִּי בְּפִ֑יךָ לֹֽא־ יָמ֡וּשׁוּ מִפִּיךָ֩ וּמִפִּ֨י זַרְעֲךָ֜ וּמִפִּ֨י זֶ֤רַע זַרְעֲךָ֙ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֔ה מֵעַתָּ֖ה וְעַד־ עוֹלָֽם׃
NIV1984"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will not depart from your mouth, or from the mouths of your children, or from the mouths of their descendants from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
TNIV"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will not depart from your mouth, or from the mouths of your children, or from the mouths of their descendants from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
NIV2011"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will always be on your lips, on the lips of your children and on the lips of their descendants--from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will notalways departbe fromon your mouthlips, oron from the mouthslips of your children, or fromand on the mouthslips of their descendants --from this time on and forever," says the LORD.
Compared to TNIV"As for me, this is my covenant with them," says the LORD. "My Spirit, who is on you, will not depart from you, and my words that I have put in your mouth will notalways departbe fromon your mouthlips, oron from the mouthslips of your children, or fromand on the mouthslips of their descendants --from this time on and forever," says the LORD.

John 6:34

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἶπον οὖν πρὸς αὐτόν· Κύριε, πάντοτε δὸς ἡμῖν τὸν ἄρτον τοῦτον.
NIV1984"Sir," they said, "from now on give us this bread."
TNIV"Sir," they said, "always give us this bread."
NIV2011"Sir," they said, "always give us this bread."
Compared to NIV1984"Sir," they said, "from now onalways give us this bread."
Compared to TNIV"Sir," they said, "always give us this bread."

Titus 3:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTμηδένα βλασφημεῖν, ἀμάχους εἶναι, ἐπιεικεῖς, πᾶσαν ἐνδεικνυμένους πραΰτητα πρὸς πάντας ἀνθρώπους.
NIV1984to slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and to show true humility toward all men.
TNIVto slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and always to be gentle toward everyone.
NIV2011to slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and always to be gentle toward everyone.
Compared to NIV1984to slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and always to showbe truegentle humility toward all meneveryone.
Compared to TNIVto slander no one, to be peaceable and considerate, and always to be gentle toward everyone.


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