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

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The word 'Directs' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (2 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (4 times). The word 'Directs' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 0 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Directs' 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 Directs was removed

Judges 20:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוְעַתָּ֕ה זֶ֣ה הַדָּבָ֔ר אֲשֶׁ֥ר נַעֲשֶׂ֖ה לַגִּבְעָ֑ה עָלֶ֖יהָ בְּגוֹרָֽל׃
NIV1984But now this is what we'll do to Gibeah: We'll go up against it as the lot directs.
TNIVBut now this is what we'll do to Gibeah: We'll go up against it as the lot directs.
NIV2011But now this is what we'll do to Gibeah: We'll go up against it in the order decided by casting lots.
Compared to NIV1984But now this is what we'll do to Gibeah: We'll go up against it asin the lotorder directsdecided by casting lots.
Compared to TNIVBut now this is what we'll do to Gibeah: We'll go up against it asin the lotorder directsdecided by casting lots.

Proverbs 21:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSפַּלְגֵי־ מַ֣יִם לֶב־ מֶ֭לֶךְ בְּיַד־ יְהוָ֑ה עַֽל־ כָּל־ אֲשֶׁ֖ר יַחְפֹּ֣ץ יַטֶּֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984The king's heart is in the hand of the LORD; he directs it like a watercourse wherever he pleases.
TNIVIn the LORD's hand the king's heart is a stream of water that he channels toward all who please him.
NIV2011In the LORD's hand the king's heart is a stream of water that he channels toward all who please him.
Compared to NIV1984TheIn the LORD's hand the king's heart is ina thestream hand of thewater LORD; that he directschannels ittoward likeall awho watercourseplease wherever he pleaseshim.
Compared to TNIVIn the LORD's hand the king's heart is a stream of water that he channels toward all who please him.


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