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

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The word 'Helps' occurs 1 times less often in the NIV2011 (7 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (8 times). The word 'Helps' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Helps' 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 text266.7%
New text in NIV2011133.3%

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

Verses where Helps was removed

Isaiah 31:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס וּמִצְרַ֤יִם אָדָם֙ וְֽלֹא־ אֵ֔ל וְסוּסֵיהֶ֥ם בָּשָׂ֖ר וְלֹא־ ר֑וּחַ וַֽיהוָ֞ה יַטֶּ֣ה יָד֗וֹ וְכָשַׁ֤ל עוֹזֵר֙ וְנָפַ֣ל עָזֻ֔ר וְיַחְדָּ֖ו כֻּלָּ֥ם יִכְלָיֽוּן׃
NIV1984But the Egyptians are men and not God; their horses are flesh and not spirit. When the LORD stretches out his hand, he who helps will stumble, he who is helped will fall; both will perish together.
TNIVBut the Egyptians are mortals and not God; their horses are flesh and not spirit. When the LORD stretches out his hand, those who help will stumble, those who are helped will fall; all will perish together.
NIV2011But the Egyptians are mere mortals and not God; their horses are flesh and not spirit. When the LORD stretches out his hand, those who help will stumble, those who are helped will fall; all will perish together.
Compared to NIV1984But the Egyptians are menmere mortals and not God; their horses are flesh and not spirit. When the LORD stretches out his hand, hethose who helpshelp will stumble, hethose who isare helped will fall; bothall will perish together.
Compared to TNIVBut the Egyptians are mere mortals and not God; their horses are flesh and not spirit. When the LORD stretches out his hand, those who help will stumble, those who are helped will fall; all will perish together.

Isaiah 41:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאִ֥ישׁ אֶת־ רֵעֵ֖הוּ יַעְזֹ֑רוּ וּלְאָחִ֖יו יֹאמַ֥ר חֲזָֽק׃
NIV1984each helps the other and says to his brother, "Be strong!"
TNIVthey help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"
NIV2011they help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"
Compared to NIV1984eachthey helpshelp theeach other and sayssay to histheir brothercompanions, "Be strong!"
Compared to TNIVthey help each other and say to their companions, "Be strong!"

Verses where Helps was added

Psalms 28:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSיְהוָ֤ה ׀ עֻזִּ֥י וּמָגִנִּי֮ בּ֤וֹ בָטַ֥ח לִבִּ֗י וְֽנֶ֫עֱזָ֥רְתִּי וַיַּעֲלֹ֥ז לִבִּ֑י וּֽמִשִּׁירִ֥י אֲהוֹדֶֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song.
TNIVThe LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.
NIV2011The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and Ihe amhelps helpedme. My heart leaps for joy , and Iwith willmy givesong thanksI topraise him in song.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.


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