Exod 10:7

(NIV)
Pharaoh’s officials said to him, ‘How long will this man be a snare to us? Let the people go, so that they may worship the  Lord their God. Do you not yet realise that Egypt is ruined?’

(ESV)
Then Pharaoh’s servants said to him, “How long shall this man be a snare to us? Let the men go, that they may serve the  Lord their God. Do you not yet understand that Egypt is ruined?”

Exod 22:9

(NIV)
In all cases of illegal possession of an ox, a donkey, a sheep, a garment, or any other lost property about which somebody says, “This is mine,” both parties are to bring their cases before the judges. The one whom the judges declare guilty must pay back double to the other.

(ESV)
For every breach of trust, whether it is for an ox, for a donkey, for a sheep, for a cloak, or for any kind of lost thing, of which one says, ‘This is it,’ the case of both parties shall come before God. The one whom God condemns shall pay double to his neighbor.

Lev 6:3

(NIV)
or if they find lost property and lie about it, or if they swear falsely about any such sin that people may commit –
(ESV)
or has found something lost and lied about it, swearing falsely—in any of all the things that people do and sin thereby

Lev 6:4

(NIV)
when they sin in any of these ways and realise their guilt, they must return what they have stolen or taken by extortion, or what was entrusted to them, or the lost property they found,
(ESV)
if he has sinned and has realized his guilt and will restore what he took by robbery or what he got by oppression or the deposit that was committed to him or the lost thing that he found

Lev 23:30

(NIV)
I will destroy from among their people anyone who does any work on that day.
(ESV)
And whoever does any work on that very day, that person I will destroy from among his people.

Lev 26:38

(NIV)
You will perish among the nations; the land of your enemies will devour you.
(ESV)
And you shall perish among the nations, and the land of your enemies shall eat you up.

Num 16:33

(NIV)
They went down alive into the realm of the dead, with everything they owned; the earth closed over them, and they perished and were gone from the community.
(ESV)
So they and all that belonged to them went down alive into Sheol, and the earth closed over them, and they perished from the midst of the assembly.

Num 17:12

(NIV)
The Israelites said to Moses, ‘We shall die! We are lost, we are all lost!
(ESV)
And the people of Israel said to Moses, “Behold, we perish, we are undone, we are all undone.

Num 21:29

(NIV)
Woe to you, Moab!
You are destroyed, people of Chemosh!
He has given up his sons as fugitives
and his daughters as captives
to Sihon king of the Amorites.
(ESV)
Woe to you, O Moab!
You are undone, O people of Chemosh!
He has made his sons fugitives,
and his daughters captives,
to an Amorite king, Sihon.

Num 21:30

(NIV)
‘But we have overthrown them;
Heshbon’s dominion has been destroyed all the way to Dibon.
We have demolished them as far as Nophah,
which extends to Medeba.’
(ESV)
So we overthrew them;
Heshbon, as far as Dibon, perished;
and we laid waste as far as Nophah;
fire spread as far as Medeba.”

Num 24:19

(NIV)
A ruler will come out of Jacob
and destroy the survivors of the city.’
(ESV)
And one from Jacob shall exercise dominion
and destroy the survivors of cities!”

Num 33:52

(NIV)
drive out all the inhabitants of the land before you. Destroy all their carved images and their cast idols, and demolish all their high places.
(ESV)
then you shall drive out all the inhabitants of the land from before you and destroy all their figured stones and destroy all their metal images and demolish all their high places.

Deut 4:26

(NIV)
I call the heavens and the earth as witnesses against you this day that you will quickly perish from the land that you are crossing the Jordan to possess. You will not live there long but will certainly be destroyed.
(ESV)
I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that you will soon utterly perish from the land that you are going over the Jordan to possess. You will not live long in it, but will be utterly destroyed.

Deut 7:10

(NIV)
But

those who hate him he will repay to their face by destruction;
he will not be slow to repay to their face those who hate him.
(ESV)
and repays to their face those who hate him, by destroying them. He will not be slack with one who hates him. He will repay him to his face.

Deut 7:20

(NIV)
Moreover, the  Lord your God will send the hornet among them until even the survivors who hide from you have perished.
(ESV)
Moreover the  Lord your God will send hornets among them, until those who are left and hide themselves from you are destroyed.

Deut 7:24

(NIV)
He will give their kings into your hand, and you will wipe out their names from under heaven. No one will be able to stand up against you; you will destroy them.
(ESV)
And he will give their kings into your hand, and you shall make their name perish from under heaven. No one shall be able to stand against you until you have destroyed them.

Deut 8:19

(NIV)
If you ever forget the  Lord your God and follow other gods and worship and bow down to them, I testify against you today that you will surely be destroyed.
(ESV)
And if you forget the  Lord your God and go after other gods and serve them and worship them, I solemnly warn you today that you shall surely perish.

Deut 8:20

(NIV)
Like the nations the  Lord destroyed before you, so you will be destroyed for not obeying the  Lord your God.

(ESV)
Like the nations that the  Lord makes to perish before you, so shall you perish, because you would not obey the voice of the  Lord your God.

Deut 9:3

(NIV)
But be assured today that the  Lord your God is the one who goes across ahead of you like a devouring fire. He will destroy them; he will subdue them before you. And you will drive them out and annihilate them quickly, as the  Lord has promised you.

(ESV)
Know therefore today that he who goes over before you as a consuming fire is the  Lord your God. He will destroy them and subdue them before you. So you shall drive them out and make them perish quickly, as the  Lord has promised you.

Deut 11:4

(NIV)
what he did to the Egyptian army, to its horses and chariots, how he overwhelmed them with the waters of the Red Sea as they were pursuing you, and how the  Lord brought lasting ruin on them.
(ESV)
and what he did to the army of Egypt, to their horses and to their chariots, how he made the water of the Red Sea flow over them as they pursued after you, and how the  Lord has destroyed them to this day,

Deut 11:17

(NIV)
Then the  Lord’s anger will burn against you, and he will shut the heavens so that it will not rain and the ground will yield no produce, and you will soon perish from the good land the  Lord is giving you.
(ESV)
then the anger of the  Lord will be kindled against you, and he will shut up the heavens, so that there will be no rain, and the land will yield no fruit, and you will perish quickly off the good land that the  Lord is giving you.

Deut 12:2

(NIV)
Destroy completely all the places on the high mountains, on the hills and under every spreading tree, where the nations you are dispossessing worship their gods.
(ESV)
You shall surely destroy all the places where the nations whom you shall dispossess served their gods on the high mountains and on the hills and under every green tree.

Deut 12:3

(NIV)
Break down their altars, smash their sacred stones and burn their Asherah poles in the fire; cut down the idols of their gods and wipe out their names from those places.

(ESV)
You shall tear down their altars and dash in pieces their pillars and burn their Asherim with fire. You shall chop down the carved images of their gods and destroy their name out of that place.

Deut 22:3

(NIV)
Do the same if you find their donkey or cloak or anything else they have lost. Do not ignore it.

(ESV)
And you shall do the same with his donkey or with his garment, or with any lost thing of your brother’s, which he loses and you find; you may not ignore it.

Deut 26:5

(NIV)
Then you shall declare before the  Lord your God: ‘My father was a wandering Aramean, and he went down into Egypt with a few people and lived there and became a great nation, powerful and numerous.
(ESV)
“And you shall make response before the  Lord your God, ‘A wandering Aramean was my father. And he went down into Egypt and sojourned there few in number, and there he became a nation, great, mighty, and populous.

Deut 28:20

(NIV)
The  Lord will send on you curses, confusion and rebuke in everything you put your hand to, until you are destroyed and come to sudden ruin because of the evil you have done in forsaking him.
(ESV)
“The  Lord will send on you curses, confusion, and frustration in all that you undertake to do until you are destroyed and perish quickly on account of the evil of your deeds, because you have forsaken me.

Deut 28:22

(NIV)
The  Lord will strike you with wasting disease, with fever and inflammation, with scorching heat and drought, with blight and mildew, which will plague you until you perish.
(ESV)
The  Lord will strike you with wasting disease and with fever, inflammation and fiery heat, and with drought and with blight and with mildew. They shall pursue you until you perish.

Deut 28:51

(NIV)
They will devour the young of your livestock and the crops of your land until you are destroyed. They will leave you no corn, new wine or olive oil, nor any calves of your herds or lambs of your flocks until you are ruined.
(ESV)
It shall eat the offspring of your cattle and the fruit of your ground, until you are destroyed; it also shall not leave you grain, wine, or oil, the increase of your herds or the young of your flock, until they have caused you to perish.

Deut 28:63

(NIV)
Just as it pleased the  Lord to make you prosper and increase in number, so it will please him to ruin and destroy you. You will be uprooted from the land you are entering to possess.

(ESV)
And as the  Lord took delight in doing you good and multiplying you, so the  Lord will take delight in bringing ruin upon you and destroying you. And you shall be plucked off the land that you are entering to take possession of it.

Deut 30:18

(NIV)
I declare to you this day that you will certainly be destroyed. You will not live long in the land you are crossing the Jordan to enter and possess.

(ESV)
I declare to you today, that you shall surely perish. You shall not live long in the land that you are going over the Jordan to enter and possess.

Deut 32:28

(NIV)
They are a nation without sense,
there is no discernment in them.
(ESV)
For they are a nation void of counsel,
and there is no understanding in them.

Josh 7:7

(NIV)
And Joshua said, ‘Alas, Sovereign  Lord, why did you ever bring this people across the Jordan to deliver us into the hands of the Amorites to destroy us? If only we had been content to stay on the other side of the Jordan!
(ESV)
And Joshua said, “Alas, O Lord  God, why have you brought this people over the Jordan at all, to give us into the hands of the Amorites, to destroy us? Would that we had been content to dwell beyond the Jordan!

Josh 23:13

(NIV)
then you may be sure that the  Lord your God will no longer drive out these nations before you. Instead, they will become snares and traps for you, whips on your backs and thorns in your eyes, until you perish from this good land, which the  Lord your God has given you.

(ESV)
know for certain that the  Lord your God will no longer drive out these nations before you, but they shall be a snare and a trap for you, a whip on your sides and thorns in your eyes, until you perish from off this good ground that the  Lord your God has given you.

Josh 23:16

(NIV)
If you violate the covenant of the  Lord your God, which he commanded you, and go and serve other gods and bow down to them, the  Lord’s anger will burn against you, and you will quickly perish from the good land he has given you.’

(ESV)
if you transgress the covenant of the  Lord your God, which he commanded you, and go and serve other gods and bow down to them. Then the anger of the  Lord will be kindled against you, and you shall perish quickly from off the good land that he has given to you.”

Judg 5:31

(NIV)
‘So may all your enemies perish, O  Lord!
But may all who love you be like the sun
when it rises in its strength.’

Then the land had peace for forty years.

(ESV)
So may all your enemies perish, O  Lord!
But your friends be like the sun as he rises in his might.”

And the land had rest for forty years.

1Sam 9:3

(NIV)
Now the donkeys belonging to Saul’s father Kish were lost, and Kish said to his son Saul, ‘Take one of the servants with you and go and look for the donkeys.’
(ESV)
Now the donkeys of Kish, Saul’s father, were lost. So Kish said to Saul his son, “Take one of the young men with you, and arise, go and look for the donkeys.”

1Sam 9:20

(NIV)
As for the donkeys you lost three days ago, do not worry about them; they have been found. And to whom is all the desire of Israel turned, if not to you and your whole family line?’

(ESV)
As for your donkeys that were lost three days ago, do not set your mind on them, for they have been found. And for whom is all that is desirable in Israel? Is it not for you and for all your father’s house?”

2Sam 1:27

(NIV)
‘How the mighty have fallen!
The weapons of war have perished!’
(ESV)
“How the mighty have fallen,
and the weapons of war perished!”

2Kgs 9:8

(NIV)
The whole house of Ahab will perish. I will cut off from Ahab every last male in Israel – slave or free.
(ESV)
For the whole house of Ahab shall perish, and I will cut off from Ahab every male, bond or free, in Israel.

2Kgs 10:19

(NIV)
Now summon all the prophets of Baal, all his servants and all his priests. See that no one is missing, because I am going to hold a great sacrifice for Baal. Anyone who fails to come will no longer live.’ But Jehu was acting deceptively in order to destroy the servants of Baal.

(ESV)
Now therefore call to me all the prophets of Baal, all his worshipers and all his priests. Let none be missing, for I have a great sacrifice to offer to Baal. Whoever is missing shall not live.” But Jehu did it with cunning in order to destroy the worshipers of Baal.

2Kgs 11:1

(NIV)
When Athaliah the mother of Ahaziah saw that her son was dead, she proceeded to destroy the whole royal family.
(ESV)
Now when Athaliah the mother of Ahaziah saw that her son was dead, she arose and destroyed all the royal family.

2Kgs 13:7

(NIV)
Nothing had been left of the army of Jehoahaz except fifty horsemen, ten chariots and ten thousand foot soldiers, for the king of Aram had destroyed the rest and made them like the dust at threshing time.

(ESV)
For there was not left to Jehoahaz an army of more than fifty horsemen and ten chariots and ten thousand footmen, for the king of Syria had destroyed them and made them like the dust at threshing.

2Kgs 19:18

(NIV)
They have thrown their gods into the fire and destroyed them, for they were not gods but only wood and stone, fashioned by human hands.
(ESV)
and have cast their gods into the fire, for they were not gods, but the work of men’s hands, wood and stone. Therefore they were destroyed.

2Kgs 21:3

(NIV)
He rebuilt the high places his father Hezekiah had destroyed; he also erected altars to Baal and made an Asherah pole, as Ahab king of Israel had done. He bowed down to all the starry hosts and worshipped them.
(ESV)
For he rebuilt the high places that Hezekiah his father had destroyed, and he erected altars for Baal and made an Asherah, as Ahab king of Israel had done, and worshiped all the host of heaven and served them.

2Kgs 24:2

(NIV)
The  Lord sent Babylonian, Aramean, Moabite and Ammonite raiders against him to destroy Judah, in accordance with the word of the  Lord proclaimed by his servants the prophets.
(ESV)
And the  Lord sent against him bands of the Chaldeans and bands of the Syrians and bands of the Moabites and bands of the Ammonites, and sent them against Judah to destroy it, according to the word of the  Lord that he spoke by his servants the prophets.

Esth 3:9

(NIV)
If it pleases the king, let a decree be issued to destroy them, and I will give ten thousand talents of silver to the king’s administrators for the royal treasury.’

(ESV)
If it please the king, let it be decreed that they be destroyed, and I will pay 10,000 talents of silver into the hands of those who have charge of the king’s business, that they may put it into the king’s treasuries.”

Esth 3:13

(NIV)
Dispatches were sent by couriers to all the king’s provinces with the order to destroy, kill and annihilate all the Jews – young and old, women and children – on a single day, the thirteenth day of the twelfth month, the month of Adar, and to plunder their goods.
(ESV)
Letters were sent by couriers to all the king’s provinces with instruction to destroy, to kill, and to annihilate all Jews, young and old, women and children in one day, the thirteenth day of the twelfth month, which is the month of Adar and to plunder their goods.

Esth 4:7

(NIV)
Mordecai told him everything that had happened to him, including the exact amount of money Haman had promised to pay into the royal treasury for the destruction of the Jews.
(ESV)
and Mordecai told him all that had happened to him, and the exact sum of money that Haman had promised to pay into the king’s treasuries for the destruction of the Jews.

Esth 4:14

(NIV)
For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?’

(ESV)
For if you keep silent at this time, relief and deliverance will rise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father’s house will perish. And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?”

Esth 4:16

(NIV)
‘Go, gather together all the Jews who are in Susa, and fast for me. Do not eat or drink for three days, night or day. I and my attendants will fast as you do. When this is done, I will go to the king, even though it is against the law. And if I perish, I perish.’

(ESV)
Go, gather all the Jews to be found in Susa, and hold a fast on my behalf, and do not eat or drink for three days, night or day. I and my young women will also fast as you do. Then I will go to the king, though it is against the law and if I perish, I perish.”

Esth 7:4

(NIV)
For I and my people have been sold to be destroyed, killed and annihilated. If we had merely been sold as male and female slaves, I would have kept quiet, because no such distress would justify disturbing the king. ’

(ESV)
For we have been sold, I and my people to be destroyed, to be killed, and to be annihilated. If we had been sold merely as slaves, men and women, I would have been silent, for our affliction is not to be compared with the loss to the king.”

Esth 8:5

(NIV)
‘If it pleases the king,’ she said, ‘and if he regards me with favour and thinks it the right thing to do, and if he is pleased with me, let an order be written overruling the dispatches that Haman son of Hammedatha, the Agagite, devised and wrote to destroy the Jews in all the king’s provinces.
(ESV)
Esther rose and stood before the king. And she said, “If it please the king and if I have found favor in his sight, and if the thing seems right before the king, and I am pleasing in his eyes, let an order be written to revoke the letters devised by Haman the Agagite, the son of Hammedatha, which he wrote to destroy the Jews who are in all the provinces of the king.

Esth 8:11

(NIV)
The king’s edict granted the Jews in every city the right to assemble and protect themselves; to destroy, kill and annihilate the armed men of any nationality or province who might attack them and their women and children, and to plunder the property of their enemies.
(ESV)
saying that the king allowed the Jews who were in every city to gather and defend their lives, to destroy, to kill, and to annihilate any armed force of any people or province that might attack them, children and women included, and to plunder their goods,

Esth 9:6

(NIV)
In the citadel of Susa, the Jews killed and destroyed five hundred men.
(ESV)
In Susa the citadel itself the Jews killed and destroyed 500 men,

Esth 9:12

(NIV)
The king said to Queen Esther, ‘The Jews have killed and destroyed five hundred men and the ten sons of Haman in the citadel of Susa. What have they done in the rest of the king’s provinces? Now what is your petition? It will be given you. What is your request? It will also be granted.’

(ESV)
And the king said to Queen Esther, “In Susa the citadel the Jews have killed and destroyed 500 men and also the ten sons of Haman. What then have they done in the rest of the king’s provinces! Now what is your wish? It shall be granted you. And what further is your request? It shall be fulfilled.”

Esth 9:24

(NIV)
For Haman son of Hammedatha, the Agagite, the enemy of all the Jews, had plotted against the Jews to destroy them and had cast the pur (that is, the lot) for their ruin and destruction.
(ESV)
For Haman the Agagite, the son of Hammedatha, the enemy of all the Jews, had plotted against the Jews to destroy them, and had cast Pur (that is, cast lots), to crush and to destroy them.

Job 3:3

(NIV)
‘May the day of my birth perish,
and the night that said, “A boy is conceived!”
(ESV)
“Let the day perish on which I was born,
and the night that said,
‘A man is conceived.’

Job 4:7

(NIV)
‘Consider now: who, being innocent, has ever perished?
Where were the upright ever destroyed?
(ESV)
Remember: who that was innocent ever perished?
Or where were the upright cut off?

Job 4:9

(NIV)
At the breath of God they perish;
at the blast of his anger they are no more.
(ESV)
By the breath of God they perish,
and by the blast of his anger they are consumed.

Job 4:11

(NIV)
The lion perishes for lack of prey,
and the cubs of the lioness are scattered.
(ESV)
The strong lion perishes for lack of prey,
and the cubs of the lioness are scattered.
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