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

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The word 'Opportunity' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (19 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (17 times). The word 'Opportunity' was removed in 0 verses, and added in 2 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Opportunity' 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 text150.0%
New text in NIV2011150.0%

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

Verses where Opportunity was added

Judges 9:33

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וְהָיָ֤ה בַבֹּ֙קֶר֙ כִּזְרֹ֣חַ הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ תַּשְׁכִּ֖ים וּפָשַׁטְתָּ֣ עַל־ הָעִ֑יר וְהִנֵּה־ ה֞וּא וְהָעָ֤ם אֲשֶׁר־ אִתּוֹ֙ יֹצְאִ֣ים אֵלֶ֔יךָ וְעָשִׂ֣יתָ לּ֔וֹ כַּאֲשֶׁ֖ר תִּמְצָ֥א יָדֶֽךָ׃
NIV1984In the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, do whatever your hand finds to do."
TNIVIn the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, do whatever your hand finds to do."
NIV2011In the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, seize the opportunity to attack them."
Compared to NIV1984In the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, doseize whateverthe youropportunity hand finds to doattack them."
Compared to TNIVIn the morning at sunrise, advance against the city. When Gaal and his men come out against you, doseize whateverthe youropportunity hand finds to doattack them."

Acts 27:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὙποπνεύσαντος δὲ νότου δόξαντες τῆς προθέσεως κεκρατηκέναι ἄραντες ἆσσον παρελέγοντο τὴν Κρήτην.
NIV1984When a gentle south wind began to blow, they thought they had obtained what they wanted; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
TNIVWhen a gentle south wind began to blow, they saw their opportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
NIV2011When a gentle south wind began to blow, they saw their opportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
Compared to NIV1984When a gentle south wind began to blow, they thoughtsaw theytheir had obtained what they wantedopportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.
Compared to TNIVWhen a gentle south wind began to blow, they saw their opportunity; so they weighed anchor and sailed along the shore of Crete.


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