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

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The word 'Defense' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (20 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (17 times). The word 'Defense' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 4 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Defense' 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 text480.0%
New text in NIV2011120.0%

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

Verses where Defense was removed

1 John 2:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΤεκνία μου, ταῦτα γράφω ὑμῖν ἵνα μὴ ἁμάρτητε. καὶ ἐάν τις ἁμάρτῃ, παράκλητον ἔχομεν πρὸς τὸν πατέρα Ἰησοῦν Χριστὸν δίκαιον,
NIV1984My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
TNIVMy dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
NIV2011My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
Compared to NIV1984My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have onean whoadvocate speakswith to the Father in our defense--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
Compared to TNIVMy dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.

Verses where Defense was added

Exodus 15:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעָזִּ֤י וְזִמְרָת֙ יָ֔הּ וַֽיְהִי־ לִ֖י לִֽישׁוּעָ֑ה זֶ֤ה אֵלִי֙ וְאַנְוֵ֔הוּ אֱלֹהֵ֥י אָבִ֖י וַאֲרֹמְמֶֽנְהוּ׃
NIV1984The LORD is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.
TNIV"The LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.
NIV2011"The LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.
Compared to NIV1984"The LORD is my strength and my songdefense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.
Compared to TNIV"The LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.

Psalms 118:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSעָזִּ֣י וְזִמְרָ֣ת יָ֑הּ וַֽיְהִי־ לִ֝֗י לִֽישׁוּעָֽה׃
NIV1984The LORD is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation.
TNIVThe LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.
NIV2011The LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD is my strength and my songdefense; he has become my salvation.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.

Isaiah 12:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSהִנֵּ֨ה אֵ֧ל יְשׁוּעָתִ֛י אֶבְטַ֖ח וְלֹ֣א אֶפְחָ֑ד כִּֽי־ עָזִּ֤י וְזִמְרָת֙ יָ֣הּ יְהוָ֔ה וַֽיְהִי־ לִ֖י לִֽישׁוּעָֽה׃
NIV1984Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD, is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation."
TNIVSurely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation."
NIV2011Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation."
Compared to NIV1984Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my songdefense; he has become my salvation."
Compared to TNIVSurely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation."

John 5:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTὁ ⸀δὲ ἀπεκρίνατο αὐτοῖς· Ὁ πατήρ μου ἕως ἄρτι ἐργάζεται κἀγὼ ἐργάζομαι.
SBLGNT apparatusδὲ WH ] + Ἰησοῦς Treg NIV RP
NIV1984Jesus said to them, "My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I, too, am working."
TNIVIn his defense Jesus said to them, "My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working."
NIV2011In his defense Jesus said to them, "My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working."
Compared to NIV1984In his defense Jesus said to them, "My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I, too, am working."
Compared to TNIVIn his defense Jesus said to them, "My Father is always at his work to this very day, and I too am working."


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