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

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The word 'Protect' occurs 2 times less often in the NIV2011 (26 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (28 times). The word 'Protect' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 1 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Protect' 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 text375.0%
New text in NIV2011125.0%

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

Verses where Protect was removed

Psalms 41:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאַ֭שְׁרֵי מַשְׂכִּ֣יל אֶל־ דָּ֑ל בְּי֥וֹם רָ֝עָ֗ה יְֽמַלְּטֵ֥הוּ יְהוָֽה׃
NIV1984The LORD will protect him and preserve his life; he will bless him in the land and not surrender him to the desire of his foes.
TNIVThe LORD protects and preserves them-- they are counted among the blessed in the land-- he does not give them over to the desire of their foes.
NIV2011The LORD protects and preserves them-- they are counted among the blessed in the land-- he does not give them over to the desire of their foes.
Compared to NIV1984The LORD willprotects protect him and preservepreserves histhem-- they life; heare willcounted blessamong himthe blessed in the land-- he anddoes not surrendergive himthem over to the desire of histheir foes.
Compared to TNIVThe LORD protects and preserves them-- they are counted among the blessed in the land-- he does not give them over to the desire of their foes.

Psalms 59:1

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְיֹאמַ֣ר אָ֭דָם אַךְ־ פְּרִ֣י לַצַּדִּ֑יק אַ֥ךְ יֵשׁ־ אֱ֝לֹהִ֗ים שֹׁפְטִ֥ים בָּאָֽרֶץ׃
NIV1984Deliver me from my enemies, O God; protect me from those who rise up against me.
TNIVDeliver me from my enemies, O God; be my fortress against those who are attacking me.
NIV2011Deliver me from my enemies, O God; be my fortress against those who are attacking me.
Compared to NIV1984Deliver me from my enemies, O God; protectbe memy fromfortress against those who riseare up againstattacking me.
Compared to TNIVDeliver me from my enemies, O God; be my fortress against those who are attacking me.

Jeremiah 49:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס עָזְבָ֥ה יְתֹמֶ֖יךָ אֲנִ֣י אֲחַיֶּ֑ה וְאַלְמְנֹתֶ֖יךָ עָלַ֥י תִּבְטָֽחוּ׃
NIV1984Leave your orphans; I will protect their lives. Your widows too can trust in me."
TNIV'Leave your fatherless children; I will keep them alive. Your widows too can depend on me.'"
NIV2011'Leave your fatherless children; I will keep them alive. Your widows too can depend on me.'"
Compared to NIV1984'Leave your orphansfatherless children; I will protectkeep theirthem livesalive. Your widows too can trustdepend inon me.".'"
Compared to TNIV'Leave your fatherless children; I will keep them alive. Your widows too can depend on me.'"

Verses where Protect was added

Malachi 2:16

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSס כִּֽי־ שָׂנֵ֣א שַׁלַּ֗ח אָמַ֤ר יְהוָה֙ אֱלֹהֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וְכִסָּ֤ה חָמָס֙ עַל־ לְבוּשׁ֔וֹ אָמַ֖ר יְהוָ֣ה צְבָא֑וֹת וְנִשְׁמַרְתֶּ֥ם בְּרוּחֲכֶ֖ם וְלֹ֥א תִבְגֹּֽדוּ׃
NIV1984"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, "and I hate a man's covering himself with violence as well as with his garment," says the LORD Almighty. So guard yourself in your spirit, and do not break faith.
TNIV"I hate divorce," says the LORD God of Israel, "and I hate it when people clothe themselves with injustice," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.
NIV2011"The man who hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "does violence to the one he should protect," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.
Compared to NIV1984"IThe hateman divorcewho hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "anddoes I hate a man's covering himself with violence asto wellthe asone withhe hisshould garmentprotect," says the LORD Almighty. So guardbe yourselfon in your spiritguard, and do not breakbe faithunfaithful.
Compared to TNIV"IThe hateman divorcewho hates and divorces his wife," says the LORD, the God of Israel, "anddoes Iviolence hateto itthe whenone peoplehe clotheshould themselves with injusticeprotect," says the LORD Almighty. So be on your guard, and do not be unfaithful.


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