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

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The word 'Guard' occurs 6 times more often in the NIV2011 (132 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (126 times). The word 'Guard' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 8 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Guard' 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 text990.0%
New text in NIV2011110.0%

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

Verses where Guard was removed

2 Chronicles 23:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאַל־ יָב֣וֹא בֵית־ יְהוָ֗ה כִּ֤י אִם־ הַכֹּֽהֲנִים֙ וְהַמְשָׁרְתִ֣ים לַלְוִיִּ֔ם הֵ֥מָּה יָבֹ֖אוּ כִּי־ קֹ֣דֶשׁ הֵ֑מָּה וְכָל־ הָעָ֔ם יִשְׁמְר֖וּ מִשְׁמֶ֥רֶת יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984No one is to enter the temple of the LORD except the priests and Levites on duty; they may enter because they are consecrated, but all the other men are to guard what the LORD has assigned to them.
TNIVNo one is to enter the temple of the LORD except the priests and Levites on duty; they may enter because they are consecrated, but all the others are to observe the LORD's command not to enter.
NIV2011No one is to enter the temple of the LORD except the priests and Levites on duty; they may enter because they are consecrated, but all the others are to observe the LORD's command not to enter.
Compared to NIV1984No one is to enter the temple of the LORD except the priests and Levites on duty; they may enter because they are consecrated, but all the otherothers men are to guardobserve what the LORD's hascommand assignednot to thementer.
Compared to TNIVNo one is to enter the temple of the LORD except the priests and Levites on duty; they may enter because they are consecrated, but all the others are to observe the LORD's command not to enter.

Psalms 127:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשִׁ֥יר הַֽמַּֽעֲל֗וֹת לִשְׁלֹ֫מֹ֥ה אִם־ יְהוָ֤ה ׀ לֹא־ יִבְנֶ֬ה בַ֗יִת שָׁ֤וְא ׀ עָמְל֣וּ בוֹנָ֣יו בּ֑וֹ אִם־ יְהוָ֥ה לֹֽא־ יִשְׁמָר־ עִ֝֗יר שָׁ֤וְא ׀ שָׁקַ֬ד שׁוֹמֵֽר׃
NIV1984Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmen stand guard in vain.
TNIVUnless the LORD builds the house, the builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.
NIV2011Unless the LORD builds the house, the builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.
Compared to NIV1984Unless the LORD builds the house, itsthe builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the watchmenguards stand guardwatch in vain.
Compared to TNIVUnless the LORD builds the house, the builders labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.

Verses where Guard was added

Proverbs 13:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנֹצֵ֣ר פִּ֭יו שֹׁמֵ֣ר נַפְשׁ֑וֹ פֹּשֵׂ֥ק שְׂ֝פָתָ֗יו מְחִתָּה־ לֽוֹ׃
NIV1984He who guards his lips guards his life, but he who speaks rashly will come to ruin.
TNIVThose who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.
NIV2011Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.
Compared to NIV1984HeThose who guardsguard histheir lips guardspreserve histheir lifelives, but hethose who speaksspeak rashly will come to ruin.
Compared to TNIVThose who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.

Proverbs 16:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמְסִלַּ֣ת יְ֭שָׁרִים ס֣וּר מֵרָ֑ע שֹׁמֵ֥ר נַ֝פְשׁ֗וֹ נֹצֵ֥ר דַּרְכּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The highway of the upright avoids evil; he who guards his way guards his life.
TNIVThe highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.
NIV2011The highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.
Compared to NIV1984The highway of the upright avoids evil; hethose who guardsguard histheir wayways guardspreserve histheir lifelives.
Compared to TNIVThe highway of the upright avoids evil; those who guard their ways preserve their lives.

Proverbs 21:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSשֹׁמֵ֣ר פִּ֭יו וּלְשׁוֹנ֑וֹ שֹׁמֵ֖ר מִצָּר֣וֹת נַפְשֽׁוֹ׃
NIV1984He who guards his mouth and his tongue keeps himself from calamity.
TNIVThose who guard their mouths and their tongues keep themselves from calamity.
NIV2011Those who guard their mouths and their tongues keep themselves from calamity.
Compared to NIV1984HeThose who guardsguard histheir mouthmouths and histheir tonguetongues keepskeep himselfthemselves from calamity.
Compared to TNIVThose who guard their mouths and their tongues keep themselves from calamity.

Ezekiel 40:45

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיְדַבֵּ֖ר אֵלָ֑י זֹ֣ה הַלִּשְׁכָּ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֤ר פָּנֶ֙יהָ֙ דֶּ֣רֶךְ הַדָּר֔וֹם לַכֹּ֣הֲנִ֔ים שֹׁמְרֵ֖י מִשְׁמֶ֥רֶת הַבָּֽיִת׃
NIV1984He said to me, "The room facing south is for the priests who have charge of the temple,
TNIVHe said to me, "The room facing south is for the priests who guard the temple,
NIV2011He said to me, "The room facing south is for the priests who guard the temple,
Compared to NIV1984He said to me, "The room facing south is for the priests who have charge ofguard the temple,
Compared to TNIVHe said to me, "The room facing south is for the priests who guard the temple,

Ezekiel 40:46

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְהַלִּשְׁכָּ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֤ר פָּנֶ֙יהָ֙ דֶּ֣רֶךְ הַצָּפ֔וֹן לַכֹּ֣הֲנִ֔ים שֹׁמְרֵ֖י מִשְׁמֶ֣רֶת הַמִּזְבֵּ֑חַ הֵ֣מָּה בְנֵֽי־ צָד֗וֹק הַקְּרֵבִ֧ים מִבְּנֵֽי־ לֵוִ֛י אֶל־ יְהוָ֖ה לְשָׁרְתֽוֹ׃
NIV1984and the room facing north is for the priests who have charge of the altar. These are the sons of Zadok, who are the only Levites who may draw near to the LORD to minister before him."
TNIVand the room facing north is for the priests who guard the altar. These are the sons of Zadok, who are the only Levites who may draw near to the LORD to minister before him."
NIV2011and the room facing north is for the priests who guard the altar. These are the sons of Zadok, who are the only Levites who may draw near to the LORD to minister before him."
Compared to NIV1984and the room facing north is for the priests who have charge ofguard the altar. These are the sons of Zadok, who are the only Levites who may draw near to the LORD to minister before him."
Compared to TNIVand the room facing north is for the priests who guard the altar. These are the sons of Zadok, who are the only Levites who may draw near to the LORD to minister before him."

Ezekiel 44:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְנָתַתִּ֣י אוֹתָ֔ם שֹׁמְרֵ֖י מִשְׁמֶ֣רֶת הַבָּ֑יִת לְכֹל֙ עֲבֹ֣דָת֔וֹ וּלְכֹ֛ל אֲשֶׁ֥ר יֵעָשֶׂ֖ה בּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Yet I will put them in charge of the duties of the temple and all the work that is to be done in it.
TNIVAnd I will appoint them to guard the temple for all the work that is to be done in it.
NIV2011And I will appoint them to guard the temple for all the work that is to be done in it.
Compared to NIV1984YetAnd I will putappoint them into chargeguard of the duties of the temple andfor all the work that is to be done in it.
Compared to TNIVAnd I will appoint them to guard the temple for all the work that is to be done in it.

Micah 7:5

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאַל־ תַּאֲמִ֣ינוּ בְרֵ֔עַ אַֽל־ תִּבְטְח֖וּ בְּאַלּ֑וּף מִשֹּׁכֶ֣בֶת חֵיקֶ֔ךָ שְׁמֹ֖ר פִּתְחֵי־ פִֽיךָ׃
NIV1984Do not trust a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Even with her who lies in your embrace be careful of your words.
TNIVDo not trust a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Even with the woman who lies in your embrace be careful of your words.
NIV2011Do not trust a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Even with the woman who lies in your embrace guard the words of your lips.
Compared to NIV1984Do not trust a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Even with herthe woman who lies in your embrace beguard carefulthe words of your wordslips.
Compared to TNIVDo not trust a neighbor; put no confidence in a friend. Even with the woman who lies in your embrace beguard carefulthe words of your wordslips.

Zechariah 9:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס וְחָנִ֨יתִי לְבֵיתִ֤י מִצָּבָה֙ מֵעֹבֵ֣ר וּמִשָּׁ֔ב וְלֹֽא־ יַעֲבֹ֧ר עֲלֵיהֶ֛ם ע֖וֹד נֹגֵ֑שׂ כִּ֥י עַתָּ֖ה רָאִ֥יתִי בְעֵינָֽי׃
NIV1984But I will defend my house against marauding forces. Never again will an oppressor overrun my people, for now I am keeping watch.
TNIVBut I will encamp at my temple to guard it against marauding forces. Never again will an oppressor overrun my people, for now I am keeping watch.
NIV2011But I will encamp at my temple to guard it against marauding forces. Never again will an oppressor overrun my people, for now I am keeping watch.
Compared to NIV1984But I will defendencamp at my housetemple to guard it against marauding forces. Never again will an oppressor overrun my people, for now I am keeping watch.
Compared to TNIVBut I will encamp at my temple to guard it against marauding forces. Never again will an oppressor overrun my people, for now I am keeping watch.


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