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

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The word 'Perish' occurs 3 times more often in the NIV2011 (87 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (84 times). The word 'Perish' was removed in 2 verses, and added in 5 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Perish' 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 text685.7%
New text in NIV2011114.3%

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

Verses where Perish was removed

Psalms 1:6

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSכִּֽי־ יוֹדֵ֣עַ יְ֭הוָה דֶּ֣רֶךְ צַדִּיקִ֑ים וְדֶ֖רֶךְ רְשָׁעִ֣ים תֹּאבֵֽד׃
NIV1984For the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked will perish.
TNIVFor the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked will be destroyed.
NIV2011For the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked leads to destruction.
Compared to NIV1984For the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked willleads perishto destruction.
Compared to TNIVFor the LORD watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked willleads beto destroyeddestruction.

Jeremiah 49:10

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּֽי־ אֲנִ֞י חָשַׂ֣פְתִּי אֶת־ עֵשָׂ֗ו גִּלֵּ֙יתִי֙ אֶת־ מִסְתָּרָ֔יו וְנֶחְבָּ֖ה לֹ֣א יוּכָ֑ל שֻׁדַּ֥ד זַרְע֛וֹ וְאֶחָ֥יו וּשְׁכֵנָ֖יו וְאֵינֶֽנּוּ׃
NIV1984But I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His children, relatives and neighbors will perish, and he will be no more.
TNIVBut I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His armed men are destroyed, also his allies and neighbors, so there is no one to say,
NIV2011But I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His armed men are destroyed, also his allies and neighbors, so there is no one to say,
Compared to NIV1984But I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His childrenarmed men are destroyed, relativesalso andhis neighborsallies willand perishneighbors, andso hethere willis be no more.one to say,
Compared to TNIVBut I will strip Esau bare; I will uncover his hiding places, so that he cannot conceal himself. His armed men are destroyed, also his allies and neighbors, so there is no one to say,

Verses where Perish was added

1 Samuel 12:25

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְאִם־ הָרֵ֖עַ תָּרֵ֑עוּ גַּם־ אַתֶּ֥ם גַּֽם־ מַלְכְּכֶ֖ם תִּסָּפֽוּ׃
NIV1984Yet if you persist in doing evil, both you and your king will be swept away."
TNIVYet if you persist in doing evil, both you and your king will perish."
NIV2011Yet if you persist in doing evil, both you and your king will perish."
Compared to NIV1984Yet if you persist in doing evil, both you and your king will be swept awayperish."
Compared to TNIVYet if you persist in doing evil, both you and your king will perish."

Psalms 37:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֤י יְהוָ֨ה ׀ אֹ֘הֵ֤ב מִשְׁפָּ֗ט וְלֹא־ יַעֲזֹ֣ב אֶת־ חֲ֭סִידָיו לְעוֹלָ֣ם נִשְׁמָ֑רוּ וְזֶ֖רַע רְשָׁעִ֣ים נִכְרָֽת׃
NIV1984For the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. They will be protected forever, but the offspring of the wicked will be cut off;
TNIVFor the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. Wrongdoers will be completely destroyed; the offspring of the wicked will perish.
NIV2011For the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. Wrongdoers will be completely destroyed; the offspring of the wicked will perish.
Compared to NIV1984For the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. TheyWrongdoers will be protectedcompletely forever, but destroyed; the offspring of the wicked will be cut off;perish.
Compared to TNIVFor the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. Wrongdoers will be completely destroyed; the offspring of the wicked will perish.

Lamentations 3:54

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSס צָֽפוּ־ מַ֥יִם עַל־ רֹאשִׁ֖י אָמַ֥רְתִּי נִגְזָֽרְתִּי׃
NIV1984the waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to be cut off.
TNIVthe waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to perish.
NIV2011the waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to perish.
Compared to NIV1984the waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to be cut offperish.
Compared to TNIVthe waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to perish.

Matthew 18:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTοὕτως οὐκ ἔστιν θέλημα ⸀ἔμπροσθεν τοῦ πατρὸς ⸀ὑμῶν τοῦ ἐν οὐρανοῖς ἵνα ἀπόληται ⸀ἓν τῶν μικρῶν τούτων.
SBLGNT apparatusἔμπροσθεν WH Treg RP NA ] – NIV • ὑμῶν NIV RP ] μου WH Treg • ἓν WH Treg NIV ] εἷς RP
NIV1984In the same way your Father in heaven is not willing that any of these little ones should be lost.
TNIVIn the same way your Father in heaven is not willing that any of these little ones should perish.
NIV2011In the same way your Father in heaven is not willing that any of these little ones should perish.
Compared to NIV1984In the same way your Father in heaven is not willing that any of these little ones should be lostperish.
Compared to TNIVIn the same way your Father in heaven is not willing that any of these little ones should perish.

Hebrews 4:11

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTσπουδάσωμεν οὖν εἰσελθεῖν εἰς ἐκείνην τὴν κατάπαυσιν, ἵνα μὴ ἐν τῷ αὐτῷ τις ὑποδείγματι πέσῃ τῆς ἀπειθείας.
NIV1984Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will fall by following their example of disobedience.
TNIVLet us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will perish by following their example of disobedience.
NIV2011Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will perish by following their example of disobedience.
Compared to NIV1984Let us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will fallperish by following their example of disobedience.
Compared to TNIVLet us, therefore, make every effort to enter that rest, so that no one will perish by following their example of disobedience.


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