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

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The word 'Attain' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (3 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (4 times). The word 'Attain' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Attain' 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 text133.3%
New text in NIV2011266.7%

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

Verses where Attain was removed

Galatians 3:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοὕτως ἀνόητοί ἐστε; ἐναρξάμενοι πνεύματι νῦν σαρκὶ ἐπιτελεῖσθε;
NIV1984Are you so foolish? After beginning with the Spirit, are you now trying to attain your goal by human effort?
TNIVAre you so foolish? After beginning with the Spirit, are you now trying to finish by human effort?
NIV2011Are you so foolish? After beginning by means of the Spirit, are you now trying to finish by means of the flesh?
Compared to NIV1984Are you so foolish? After beginning withby means of the Spirit, are you now trying to attainfinish yourby goalmeans byof humanthe effortflesh?
Compared to TNIVAre you so foolish? After beginning withby means of the Spirit, are you now trying to finish by humanmeans effortof the flesh?

Philippians 3:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTεἴ πως καταντήσω εἰς τὴν ἐξανάστασιν ⸂τὴν ἐκ⸃ νεκρῶν.
SBLGNT apparatusτὴν ἐκ WH Treg NIV ] τῶν RP
NIV1984and so, somehow, to attain to the resurrection from the dead.
TNIVand so, somehow, attaining to the resurrection from the dead.
NIV2011and so, somehow, attaining to the resurrection from the dead.
Compared to NIV1984and so, somehow, to attainattaining to the resurrection from the dead.
Compared to TNIVand so, somehow, attaining to the resurrection from the dead.

Verses where Attain was added

Proverbs 11:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכֵּן־ צְדָקָ֥ה לְחַיִּ֑ים וּמְרַדֵּ֖ף רָעָ֣ה לְמוֹתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The truly righteous man attains life, but he who pursues evil goes to his death.
TNIVTruly the righteous attain life, but those who pursue evil go to their death.
NIV2011Truly the righteous attain life, but whoever pursues evil finds death.
Compared to NIV1984TheTruly trulythe righteous manattain attains life, but hewhoever who pursues evil goes to hisfinds death.
Compared to TNIVTruly the righteous attain life, but thosewhoever whopursues pursue evil go to theirfinds death.


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