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

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The word 'Watching' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (29 times). The word 'Watching' was removed in 1 verses, and added in 1 verses.

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

Psalms 10:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSיֵשֵׁ֤ב ׀ בְּמַאְרַ֬ב חֲצֵרִ֗ים בַּֽ֭מִּסְתָּרִים יַהֲרֹ֣ג נָקִ֑י עֵ֝ינָ֗יו לְֽחֵלְכָ֥ה יִצְפֹּֽנוּ׃
NIV1984He lies in wait near the villages; from ambush he murders the innocent, watching in secret for his victims.
TNIVThey lie in wait near the villages; from ambush they murder the innocent. Their eyes watch in secret for their victims;
NIV2011He lies in wait near the villages; from ambush he murders the innocent. His eyes watch in secret for his victims;
Compared to NIV1984He lies in wait near the villages; from ambush he murders the innocent, watching. His eyes watch in secret for his victims.;
Compared to TNIVTheyHe lielies in wait near the villages; from ambush theyhe murdermurders the innocent. TheirHis eyes watch in secret for theirhis victims;

Verses where Watching was added

1 Peter 5:2

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTποιμάνατε τὸ ἐν ὑμῖν ποίμνιον τοῦ θεοῦ, ⸀ἐπισκοποῦντες μὴ ἀναγκαστῶς ἀλλὰ ἑκουσίως ⸂κατὰ θεόν⸃, μηδὲ αἰσχροκερδῶς ἀλλὰ προθύμως,
SBLGNT apparatusἐπισκοποῦντες Treg NIV RP] – WH • κατὰ θεόν Treg NIV] – WH RP
NIV1984Be shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, serving as overseers--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not greedy for money, but eager to serve;
TNIVBe shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, watching over them--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve;
NIV2011Be shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, watching over them--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve;
Compared to NIV1984Be shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, servingwatching asover overseersthem--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not greedypursuing fordishonest moneygain, but eager to serve;
Compared to TNIVBe shepherds of God's flock that is under your care, watching over them--not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve;


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