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

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The word 'Ruin' occurs 4 times more often in the NIV2011 (86 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (82 times). The word 'Ruin' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 7 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Ruin' 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 text660.0%
New text in NIV2011440.0%

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

Verses where Ruin was removed

Numbers 24:20

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיַּרְא֙ אֶת־ עֲמָלֵ֔ק וַיִּשָּׂ֥א מְשָׁל֖וֹ וַיֹּאמַ֑ר רֵאשִׁ֤ית גּוֹיִם֙ עֲמָלֵ֔ק וְאַחֲרִית֖וֹ עֲדֵ֥י אֹבֵֽד׃
NIV1984Then Balaam saw Amalek and uttered his oracle: "Amalek was first among the nations, but he will come to ruin at last."
TNIVThen Balaam saw Amalek and spoke his message: "Amalek was first among the nations, but they will come to ruin at last."
NIV2011Then Balaam saw Amalek and spoke his message: "Amalek was first among the nations, but their end will be utter destruction."
Compared to NIV1984Then Balaam saw Amalek and utteredspoke his oraclemessage: "Amalek was first among the nations, but hetheir end will comebe toutter ruin at lastdestruction."
Compared to TNIVThen Balaam saw Amalek and spoke his message: "Amalek was first among the nations, but theytheir end will comebe toutter ruin at lastdestruction."

Proverbs 5:14

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSכִּ֭מְעַט הָיִ֣יתִי בְכָל־ רָ֑ע בְּת֖וֹךְ קָהָ֣ל וְעֵדָֽה׃
NIV1984I have come to the brink of utter ruin in the midst of the whole assembly."
TNIVAnd I was soon in serious trouble in the assembly of God's people."
NIV2011And I was soon in serious trouble in the assembly of God's people."
Compared to NIV1984And I havewas comesoon toin theserious brinktrouble of utter ruin in the midstassembly of theGod's whole assemblypeople."
Compared to TNIVAnd I was soon in serious trouble in the assembly of God's people."

Isaiah 59:7

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSרַגְלֵיהֶם֙ לָרַ֣ע יָרֻ֔צוּ וִֽימַהֲר֔וּ לִשְׁפֹּ֖ךְ דָּ֣ם נָקִ֑י מַחְשְׁבֽוֹתֵיהֶם֙ מַחְשְׁב֣וֹת אָ֔וֶן שֹׁ֥ד וָשֶׁ֖בֶר בִּמְסִלּוֹתָֽם׃
NIV1984Their feet rush into sin; they are swift to shed innocent blood. Their thoughts are evil thoughts; ruin and destruction mark their ways.
TNIVTheir feet rush into sin; they are swift to shed innocent blood. They pursue evil schemes; acts of violence mark their ways.
NIV2011Their feet rush into sin; they are swift to shed innocent blood. They pursue evil schemes; acts of violence mark their ways.
Compared to NIV1984Their feet rush into sin; they are swift to shed innocent blood. TheirThey thoughtspursue are evil thoughtsschemes; ruinacts andof destructionviolence mark their ways.
Compared to TNIVTheir feet rush into sin; they are swift to shed innocent blood. They pursue evil schemes; acts of violence mark their ways.

Verses where Ruin was added

Psalms 56:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבֵּאלֹהִים֮ אֲהַלֵּ֪ל דְּבָ֫ר֥וֹ בֵּאלֹהִ֣ים בָּ֭טַחְתִּי לֹ֣א אִירָ֑א מַה־ יַּעֲשֶׂ֖ה בָשָׂ֣ר לִֽי׃
NIV1984All day long they twist my words; they are always plotting to harm me.
TNIVAll day long they twist my words; all their schemes are for my ruin.
NIV2011All day long they twist my words; all their schemes are for my ruin.
Compared to NIV1984All day long they twist my words; theyall aretheir alwaysschemes plottingare tofor harmmy meruin.
Compared to TNIVAll day long they twist my words; all their schemes are for my ruin.

Proverbs 11:17

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSגֹּמֵ֣ל נַ֭פְשׁוֹ אִ֣ישׁ חָ֑סֶד וְעֹכֵ֥ר שְׁ֝אֵר֗וֹ אַכְזָרִֽי׃
NIV1984A kind man benefits himself, but a cruel man brings trouble on himself.
TNIVThose who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.
NIV2011Those who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.
Compared to NIV1984AThose kindwho manare benefitskind himselfbenefit themselves, but athe cruel manbring bringsruin trouble on himselfthemselves.
Compared to TNIVThose who are kind benefit themselves, but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.

Proverbs 11:29

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעוֹכֵ֣ר בֵּ֭יתוֹ יִנְחַל־ ר֑וּחַ וְעֶ֥בֶד אֱ֝וִ֗יל לַחֲכַם־ לֵֽב׃
NIV1984He who brings trouble on his family will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise.
TNIVThose who bring ruin on their families will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise.
NIV2011Whoever brings ruin on their family will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise.
Compared to NIV1984HeWhoever who brings troubleruin on histheir family will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise.
Compared to TNIVThoseWhoever whobrings bring ruin on their familiesfamily will inherit only wind, and the fool will be servant to the wise.

Proverbs 15:6

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבֵּ֣ית צַ֭דִּיק חֹ֣סֶן רָ֑ב וּבִתְבוּאַ֖ת רָשָׁ֣ע נֶעְכָּֽרֶת׃
NIV1984The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them trouble.
TNIVThe house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings ruin.
NIV2011The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings ruin.
Compared to NIV1984The house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings them troubleruin.
Compared to TNIVThe house of the righteous contains great treasure, but the income of the wicked brings ruin.

Proverbs 15:27

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעֹכֵ֣ר בֵּ֭יתוֹ בּוֹצֵ֣עַ בָּ֑צַע וְשׂוֹנֵ֖א מַתָּנֹ֣ת יִחְיֶֽה׃
NIV1984A greedy man brings trouble to his family, but he who hates bribes will live.
TNIVThe greedy bring ruin to their households, but those who hate bribes will live.
NIV2011The greedy bring ruin to their households, but the one who hates bribes will live.
Compared to NIV1984AThe greedy manbring bringsruin trouble to histheir familyhouseholds, but hethe one who hates bribes will live.
Compared to TNIVThe greedy bring ruin to their households, but thosethe one who hatehates bribes will live.

Proverbs 19:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSאִוֶּ֣לֶת אָ֭דָם תְּסַלֵּ֣ף דַּרְכּ֑וֹ וְעַל־ יְ֝הוָ֗ה יִזְעַ֥ף לִבּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984A man's own folly ruins his life, yet his heart rages against the LORD.
TNIVOne's own folly leads to ruin, yet the heart rages against the LORD.
NIV2011A person's own folly leads to their ruin, yet their heart rages against the LORD.
Compared to NIV1984A manperson's own folly ruinsleads histo lifetheir ruin, yet histheir heart rages against the LORD.
Compared to TNIVOneA person's own folly leads to their ruin, yet thetheir heart rages against the LORD.

Ecclesiastes 4:5

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSהַכְּסִיל֙ חֹבֵ֣ק אֶת־ יָדָ֔יו וְאֹכֵ֖ל אֶת־ בְּשָׂרֽוֹ׃
NIV1984The fool folds his hands and ruins himself.
TNIVFools fold their hands and ruin themselves.
NIV2011Fools fold their hands and ruin themselves.
Compared to NIV1984TheFools foolfold foldstheir his hands and ruinsruin himselfthemselves.
Compared to TNIVFools fold their hands and ruin themselves.


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