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

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The word 'Lays' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (9 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (10 times). The word 'Lays' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Lays' 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 Lays was removed

Job 28:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSבַּֽ֭חַלָּמִישׁ שָׁלַ֣ח יָד֑וֹ הָפַ֖ךְ מִשֹּׁ֣רֶשׁ הָרִֽים׃
NIV1984Man's hand assaults the flinty rock and lays bare the roots of the mountains.
TNIVThe miners' hands assault the flinty rock and lay bare the roots of the mountains.
NIV2011People assault the flinty rock with their hands and lay bare the roots of the mountains.
Compared to NIV1984Man'sPeople handassault assaults the flinty rock with their hands and layslay bare the roots of the mountains.
Compared to TNIVThePeople miners' hands assault the flinty rock with their hands and lay bare the roots of the mountains.

Luke 14:29

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTἵνα μήποτε θέντος αὐτοῦ θεμέλιον καὶ μὴ ἰσχύοντος ἐκτελέσαι πάντες οἱ θεωροῦντες ἄρξωνται ⸂αὐτῷ ἐμπαίζειν⸃
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῷ ἐμπαίζειν WH Treg NIV ] ἐμπαίζειν αὐτῷ RP
NIV1984For if he lays the foundation and is not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule him,
TNIVFor if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you,
NIV2011For if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you,
Compared to NIV1984For if heyou layslay the foundation and isare not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule himyou,
Compared to TNIVFor if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you,

Verses where Lays was added

Isaiah 51:13

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַתִּשְׁכַּ֞ח יְהוָ֣ה עֹשֶׂ֗ךָ נוֹטֶ֣ה שָׁמַיִם֮ וְיֹסֵ֣ד אָרֶץ֒ וַתְּפַחֵ֨ד תָּמִ֜יד3 כָּל־ הַיּ֗וֹם מִפְּנֵי֙ חֲמַ֣ת הַמֵּצִ֔יק כַּאֲשֶׁ֥ר כּוֹנֵ֖ן לְהַשְׁחִ֑ית וְאַיֵּ֖ה חֲמַ֥ת הַמֵּצִֽיק׃
NIV1984that you forget the LORD your Maker, who stretched out the heavens and laid the foundations of the earth, that you live in constant terror every day because of the wrath of the oppressor, who is bent on destruction? For where is the wrath of the oppressor?
TNIVthat you forget the LORD your Maker, who stretched out the heavens and laid the foundations of the earth, that you live in constant terror every day because of the wrath of the oppressor, who is bent on destruction? For where is the wrath of the oppressor?
NIV2011that you forget the LORD your Maker, who stretches out the heavens and who lays the foundations of the earth, that you live in constant terror every day because of the wrath of the oppressor, who is bent on destruction? For where is the wrath of the oppressor?
Compared to NIV1984that you forget the LORD your Maker, who stretchedstretches out the heavens and laidwho lays the foundations of the earth, that you live in constant terror every day because of the wrath of the oppressor, who is bent on destruction? For where is the wrath of the oppressor?
Compared to TNIVthat you forget the LORD your Maker, who stretchedstretches out the heavens and laidwho lays the foundations of the earth, that you live in constant terror every day because of the wrath of the oppressor, who is bent on destruction? For where is the wrath of the oppressor?


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