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

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The word 'Fearing' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (10 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (12 times). The word 'Fearing' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Fearing' 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 text2100.0%

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

Verses where Fearing was removed

Ecclesiastes 8:12

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֲשֶׁ֣ר חֹטֶ֗א עֹשֶׂ֥ה רָ֛ע מְאַ֖ת וּמַאֲרִ֣יךְ ל֑וֹ כִּ֚י גַּם־ יוֹדֵ֣עַ אָ֔נִי אֲשֶׁ֤ר יִהְיֶה־ טּוֹב֙ לְיִרְאֵ֣י הָאֱלֹהִ֔ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר יִֽירְא֖וּ מִלְּפָנָֽיו׃
NIV1984Although a wicked man commits a hundred crimes and still lives a long time, I know that it will go better with God-fearing men, who are reverent before God.
TNIVAlthough a wicked person who commits a hundred crimes may live a long time, I know that it will go better with those who fear God, who are reverent before him.
NIV2011Although a wicked person who commits a hundred crimes may live a long time, I know that it will go better with those who fear God, who are reverent before him.
Compared to NIV1984Although a wicked manperson who commits a hundred crimes andmay stilllive lives a long time, I know that it will go better with God-fearingthose menwho fear God, who are reverent before Godhim.
Compared to TNIVAlthough a wicked person who commits a hundred crimes may live a long time, I know that it will go better with those who fear God, who are reverent before him.

Acts 27:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἣν ἄραντες βοηθείαις ἐχρῶντο ὑποζωννύντες τὸ πλοῖον· φοβούμενοί τε μὴ εἰς τὴν Σύρτιν ἐκπέσωσιν, χαλάσαντες τὸ σκεῦος, οὕτως ἐφέροντο.
NIV1984When the men had hoisted it aboard, they passed ropes under the ship itself to hold it together. Fearing that they would run aground on the sandbars of Syrtis, they lowered the sea anchor and let the ship be driven along.
TNIVso the men hoisted it aboard. Then they passed ropes under the ship itself to hold it together. Because they were afraid they would run aground on the sandbars of Syrtis, they lowered the sea anchor and let the ship be driven along.
NIV2011so the men hoisted it aboard. Then they passed ropes under the ship itself to hold it together. Because they were afraid they would run aground on the sandbars of Syrtis, they lowered the sea anchor and let the ship be driven along.
Compared to NIV1984Whenso the men had hoisted it aboard, . Then they passed ropes under the ship itself to hold it together. FearingBecause thatthey were afraid they would run aground on the sandbars of Syrtis, they lowered the sea anchor and let the ship be driven along.
Compared to TNIVso the men hoisted it aboard. Then they passed ropes under the ship itself to hold it together. Because they were afraid they would run aground on the sandbars of Syrtis, they lowered the sea anchor and let the ship be driven along.


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