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

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The word 'Ruins' occurs 3 times less often in the NIV2011 (54 times) than it does in the NIV1984 (57 times). The word 'Ruins' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 0 verses.

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

1 Kings 18:30

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֨אמֶר אֵלִיָּ֤הוּ לְכָל־ הָעָם֙ גְּשׁ֣וּ אֵלַ֔י וַיִּגְּשׁ֥וּ כָל־ הָעָ֖ם אֵלָ֑יו וַיְרַפֵּ֛א אֶת־ מִזְבַּ֥ח יְהוָ֖ה הֶהָרֽוּס׃
NIV1984Then Elijah said to all the people, "Come here to me." They came to him, and he repaired the altar of the LORD, which was in ruins.
TNIVThen Elijah said to all the people, "Come here to me." They came to him, and he repaired the altar of the LORD, which had been torn down.
NIV2011Then Elijah said to all the people, "Come here to me." They came to him, and he repaired the altar of the LORD, which had been torn down.
Compared to NIV1984Then Elijah said to all the people, "Come here to me." They came to him, and he repaired the altar of the LORD, which washad inbeen ruinstorn down.
Compared to TNIVThen Elijah said to all the people, "Come here to me." They came to him, and he repaired the altar of the LORD, which had been torn down.

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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