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

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The word 'Turns' occurs 4 times less often in the NIV2011 (36 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (40 times). The word 'Turns' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Turns' 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 text233.3%
New text in NIV2011466.7%

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

Verses where Turns was removed

Job 1:4

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהָלְכ֤וּ בָנָיו֙ וְעָשׂ֣וּ מִשְׁתֶּ֔ה בֵּ֖ית אִ֣ישׁ יוֹמ֑וֹ וְשָׁלְח֗וּ וְקָרְאוּ֙ לִשְׁלֹ֣שֶׁת לֶאֱכֹ֥ל וְלִשְׁתּ֖וֹת עִמָּהֶֽם׃
NIV1984His sons used to take turns holding feasts in their homes, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
TNIVHis sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
NIV2011His sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
Compared to NIV1984His sons used to takehold turns holding feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.
Compared to TNIVHis sons used to hold feasts in their homes on their birthdays, and they would invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.

Proverbs 17:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאֶֽבֶן־ חֵ֣ן הַ֭שֹּׁחַד בְּעֵינֵ֣י בְעָלָ֑יו אֶֽל־ כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֖ר יִפְנֶ֣ה יַשְׂכִּֽיל׃
NIV1984A bribe is a charm to the one who gives it; wherever he turns, he succeeds.
TNIVA bribe is seen as a charm by those who give it; they think success will come at every turn.
NIV2011A bribe is seen as a charm by the one who gives it; they think success will come at every turn.
Compared to NIV1984A bribe is seen as a charm toby the one who gives it; whereverthey hethink turns, hesuccess succeedswill come at every turn.
Compared to TNIVA bribe is seen as a charm by thosethe one who givegives it; they think success will come at every turn.

Ezekiel 18:28

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיִּרְאֶ֣ה מִכָּל־ פְּשָׁעָ֖יו אֲשֶׁ֣ר עָשָׂ֑ה חָי֥וֹ יִחְיֶ֖ה לֹ֥א יָמֽוּת׃
NIV1984Because he considers all the offenses he has committed and turns away from them, he will surely live; he will not die.
TNIVBecause they consider all the offenses they have committed and turn away from them, they will surely live; they will not die.
NIV2011Because they consider all the offenses they have committed and turn away from them, that person will surely live; they will not die.
Compared to NIV1984Because hethey considersconsider all the offenses hethey hashave committed and turnsturn away from them, hethat person will surely live; hethey will not die.
Compared to TNIVBecause they consider all the offenses they have committed and turn away from them, theythat person will surely live; they will not die.

Ezekiel 33:12

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאַתָּ֣ה בֶן־ אָדָ֗ם אֱמֹ֤ר אֶל־ בְּנֵֽי־ עַמְּךָ֙ צִדְקַ֣ת הַצַּדִּ֗יק לֹ֤א תַצִּילֶ֙נּוּ֙ בְּי֣וֹם פִּשְׁע֔וֹ וְרִשְׁעַ֤ת הָֽרָשָׁע֙ לֹֽא־ יִכָּ֣שֶׁל בָּ֔הּ בְּי֖וֹם שׁוּב֣וֹ מֵֽרִשְׁע֑וֹ וְצַדִּ֗יק לֹ֥א יוּכַ֛ל לִֽחְי֥וֹת בָּ֖הּ בְּי֥וֹם חֲטֹאתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984"Therefore, son of man, say to your countrymen, 'The righteousness of the righteous man will not save him when he disobeys, and the wickedness of the wicked man will not cause him to fall when he turns from it. The righteous man, if he sins, will not be allowed to live because of his former righteousness.'
TNIV"Therefore, son of man, say to your people, 'If someone who is righteous disobeys, that person's former righteousness will count for nothing. And if someone who is wicked repents, that person's former wickedness will not bring condemnation. The righteous, if they sin, will not be allowed to live because of their former righteousness.'
NIV2011"Therefore, son of man, say to your people, 'If someone who is righteous disobeys, that person's former righteousness will count for nothing. And if someone who is wicked repents, that person's former wickedness will not bring condemnation. The righteous person who sins will not be allowed to live even though they were formerly righteous.'
Compared to NIV1984"Therefore, son of man, say to your countrymenpeople, 'TheIf righteousnesssomeone ofwho theis righteous mandisobeys, that willperson's notformer saverighteousness himwill whencount hefor disobeys, andnothing. And theif wickednesssomeone ofwho theis wicked manrepents, that willperson's notformer causewickedness himwill tonot fallbring when he turns from itcondemnation. The righteous man, ifperson hewho sins, will not be allowed to live becauseeven ofthough histhey formerwere righteousnessformerly righteous.'
Compared to TNIV"Therefore, son of man, say to your people, 'If someone who is righteous disobeys, that person's former righteousness will count for nothing. And if someone who is wicked repents, that person's former wickedness will not bring condemnation. The righteous, if theyperson sin, who sins will not be allowed to live becauseeven ofthough theirthey formerwere righteousnessformerly righteous.'

Ezekiel 33:14

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוּבְאָמְרִ֥י לָֽרָשָׁ֖ע מ֣וֹת תָּמ֑וּת וְשָׁב֙ מֵֽחַטָּאת֔וֹ וְעָשָׂ֥ה מִשְׁפָּ֖ט וּצְדָקָֽה׃
NIV1984And if I say to the wicked man, 'You will surely die,' but he then turns away from his sin and does what is just and right--
TNIVAnd if I say to the wicked, 'You will surely die,' but they then turn away from their sins and do what is just and right--
NIV2011And if I say to a wicked person, 'You will surely die,' but they then turn away from their sin and do what is just and right--
Compared to NIV1984And if I say to thea wicked manperson, 'You will surely die,' but hethey then turnsturn away from histheir sin and doesdo what is just and right--
Compared to TNIVAnd if I say to thea wicked person, 'You will surely die,' but they then turn away from their sinssin and do what is just and right--

Verses where Turns was added

Leviticus 13:16

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSא֣וֹ כִ֥י יָשׁ֛וּב הַבָּשָׂ֥ר הַחַ֖י וְנֶהְפַּ֣ךְ לְלָבָ֑ן וּבָ֖א אֶל־ הַכֹּהֵֽן׃
NIV1984Should the raw flesh change and turn white, he must go to the priest.
TNIVIf the raw flesh changes and turns white, they must go to the priest.
NIV2011If the raw flesh changes and turns white, they must go to the priest.
Compared to NIV1984ShouldIf the raw flesh changechanges and turnturns white, hethey must go to the priest.
Compared to TNIVIf the raw flesh changes and turns white, they must go to the priest.


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