Verses where 'fail' has been added or removed from the TNIV

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The word 'Fail' occurs 2 times more often in the NIV2011 (63 times) than it does in the TNIV (61 times). The word 'Fail' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Fail' was added or removed from a verse in the TNIV 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
New text in NIV20114100.0%

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

Verses where Fail was removed

Isaiah 65:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSלֹא־ יִֽהְיֶ֨ה מִשָּׁ֜ם ע֗וֹד ע֤וּל יָמִים֙ וְזָקֵ֔ן אֲשֶׁ֥ר לֹֽא־ יְמַלֵּ֖א אֶת־ יָמָ֑יו כִּ֣י הַנַּ֗עַר בֶּן־ מֵאָ֤ה שָׁנָה֙ יָמ֔וּת וְהַ֣חוֹטֶ֔א בֶּן־ מֵאָ֥ה שָׁנָ֖ה יְקֻלָּֽל׃
NIV1984"Never again will there be in it an infant who lives but a few days, or an old man who does not live out his years; he who dies at a hundred will be thought a mere youth; he who fails to reach a hundred will be considered accursed.
TNIV"Never again will there be in it infants who live but a few days, or older people who do not live out their years; those who die at a hundred will be thought mere youths; those who fail to reach a hundred will be considered accursed.
NIV2011"Never again will there be in it an infant who lives but a few days, or an old man who does not live out his years; the one who dies at a hundred will be thought a mere child; the one who fails to reach a hundred will be considered accursed.
Compared to NIV1984"Never again will there be in it an infant who lives but a few days, or an old man who does not live out his years; hethe one who dies at a hundred will be thought a mere youthchild; hethe one who fails to reach a hundred will be considered accursed.
Compared to TNIV"Never again will there be in it infantsan infant who livelives but a few days, or olderan peopleold man who dodoes not live out theirhis years; thosethe one who diedies at a hundred will be thought a mere youthschild; thosethe one who failfails to reach a hundred will be considered accursed.

Verses where Fail was added

Nehemiah 9:19

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְאַתָּה֙ בְּרַחֲמֶ֣יךָ הָֽרַבִּ֔ים לֹ֥א עֲזַבְתָּ֖ם בַּמִּדְבָּ֑ר אֶת־ עַמּ֣וּד הֶ֠עָנָן לֹא־ סָ֨ר מֵעֲלֵיהֶ֤ם בְּיוֹמָם֙ לְהַנְחֹתָ֣ם בְּהַדֶּ֔רֶךְ וְאֶת־ עַמּ֨וּד הָאֵ֤שׁ בְּלַ֙יְלָה֙ לְהָאִ֣יר לָהֶ֔ם וְאֶת־ הַדֶּ֖רֶךְ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יֵֽלְכוּ־ בָֽהּ׃
NIV1984"Because of your great compassion you did not abandon them in the desert. By day the pillar of cloud did not cease to guide them on their path, nor the pillar of fire by night to shine on the way they were to take.
TNIV"Because of your great compassion you did not abandon them in the wilderness. By day the pillar of cloud did not cease to guide them on their path, nor the pillar of fire by night to shine on the way they were to take.
NIV2011"Because of your great compassion you did not abandon them in the wilderness. By day the pillar of cloud did not fail to guide them on their path, nor the pillar of fire by night to shine on the way they were to take.
Compared to NIV1984"Because of your great compassion you did not abandon them in the desertwilderness. By day the pillar of cloud did not ceasefail to guide them on their path, nor the pillar of fire by night to shine on the way they were to take.
Compared to TNIV"Because of your great compassion you did not abandon them in the wilderness. By day the pillar of cloud did not ceasefail to guide them on their path, nor the pillar of fire by night to shine on the way they were to take.

Esther 9:28

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וְהַיָּמִ֣ים הָ֠אֵלֶּה נִזְכָּרִ֨ים וְנַעֲשִׂ֜ים בְּכָל־ דּ֣וֹר וָד֗וֹר מִשְׁפָּחָה֙ וּמִשְׁפָּחָ֔ה מְדִינָ֥ה וּמְדִינָ֖ה וְעִ֣יר וָעִ֑יר וִימֵ֞י הַפּוּרִ֣ים הָאֵ֗לֶּה לֹ֤א יַֽעַבְרוּ֙ מִתּ֣וֹךְ הַיְּהוּדִ֔ים וְזִכְרָ֖ם לֹא־ יָס֥וּף מִזַּרְעָֽם׃
NIV1984These days should be remembered and observed in every generation by every family, and in every province and in every city. And these days of Purim should never cease to be celebrated by the Jews, nor should the memory of them die out among their descendants.
TNIVThese days should be remembered and observed in every generation by every family, and in every province and in every city. And these days of Purim should never cease to be celebrated by the Jews, nor should the memory of them die out among their descendants.
NIV2011These days should be remembered and observed in every generation by every family, and in every province and in every city. And these days of Purim should never fail to be celebrated by the Jews--nor should the memory of these days die out among their descendants.
Compared to NIV1984These days should be remembered and observed in every generation by every family, and in every province and in every city. And these days of Purim should never ceasefail to be celebrated by the Jews, --nor should the memory of themthese days die out among their descendants.
Compared to TNIVThese days should be remembered and observed in every generation by every family, and in every province and in every city. And these days of Purim should never ceasefail to be celebrated by the Jews, --nor should the memory of themthese days die out among their descendants.

Psalms 36:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּֽי־ הֶחֱלִ֣יק אֵלָ֣יו בְּעֵינָ֑יו לִמְצֹ֖א עֲוֺנ֣וֹ לִשְׂנֹֽא׃
NIV1984The words of his mouth are wicked and deceitful; he has ceased to be wise and to do good.
TNIVThe words of their mouths are wicked and deceitful; they have ceased to be wise and to do good.
NIV2011The words of their mouths are wicked and deceitful; they fail to act wisely or do good.
Compared to NIV1984The words of histheir mouthmouths are wicked and deceitful; hethey hasfail ceased to beact wisewisely and toor do good.
Compared to TNIVThe words of their mouths are wicked and deceitful; they havefail ceased to beact wisewisely and toor do good.


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