Verses where 'never' has been added or removed from the TNIV

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The word 'Never' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the TNIV (354 times). The word 'Never' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Never' 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 NIV20112100.0%

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

Verses where Never was removed

Ephesians 5:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
SBLGNTοὐδεὶς γάρ ποτε τὴν ἑαυτοῦ σάρκα ἐμίσησεν, ἀλλὰ ἐκτρέφει καὶ θάλπει αὐτήν, καθὼς καὶ ὁ ⸀Χριστὸς τὴν ἐκκλησίαν,
SBLGNT apparatusΧριστὸς WH Treg NIV ] κύριος RP
NIV1984After all, no one ever hated his own body, but he feeds and cares for it, just as Christ does the church--
TNIVAfter all, people have never hated their own bodies, but they feed and care for them, just as Christ does the church--
NIV2011After all, no one ever hated their own body, but they feed and care for their body, just as Christ does the church--
Compared to NIV1984After all, no one ever hated histheir own body, but hethey feedsfeed and carescare for ittheir body, just as Christ does the church--
Compared to TNIVAfter all, peopleno haveone neverever hated their own bodiesbody, but they feed and care for themtheir body, just as Christ does the church--

Verses where Never was added

Ecclesiastes 4:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְטוֹב֙ מִשְּׁנֵיהֶ֔ם אֵ֥ת אֲשֶׁר־ עֲדֶ֖ן לֹ֣א הָיָ֑ה אֲשֶׁ֤ר לֹֽא־ רָאָה֙ אֶת־ הַמַּעֲשֶׂ֣ה הָרָ֔ע אֲשֶׁ֥ר נַעֲשָׂ֖ה תַּ֥חַת הַשָּֽׁמֶשׁ׃
NIV1984But better than both is he who has not yet been, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
TNIVBut better than both is the one who has not yet been, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
NIV2011But better than both is the one who has never been born, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
Compared to NIV1984But better than both is hethe one who has notnever yet been born, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.
Compared to TNIVBut better than both is the one who has notnever yet been born, who has not seen the evil that is done under the sun.


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