Gen 32:28

(NIV)
Then the man said, ‘Your name will no longer be Jacob, but Israel, because you have struggled with God and with humans and have overcome.’

(ESV)
Then he said, “Your name shall no longer be called Jacob, but Israel, for you have striven with God and with men, and have prevailed.”

Num 13:30

(NIV)
Then Caleb silenced the people before Moses and said, ‘We should go up and take possession of the land, for we can certainly do it.’

(ESV)
But Caleb quieted the people before Moses and said, “Let us go up at once and occupy it, for we are well able to overcome it.”

Num 22:3

(NIV)
and Moab was terrified because there were so many people. Indeed, Moab was filled with dread because of the Israelites.

(ESV)
And Moab was in great dread of the people, because they were many. Moab was overcome with fear of the people of Israel.

1Sam 4:19

(NIV)
His daughter-in-law, the wife of Phinehas, was pregnant and near the time of delivery. When she heard the news that the ark of God had been captured and that her father-in-law and her husband were dead, she went into labour and gave birth, but was overcome by her labour pains.
(ESV)
Now his daughter-in-law, the wife of Phinehas, was pregnant, about to give birth. And when she heard the news that the ark of God was captured, and that her father-in-law and her husband were dead, she bowed and gave birth, for her pains came upon her.

1Sam 17:9

(NIV)
If he is able to fight and kill me, we will become your subjects; but if I overcome him and kill him, you will become our subjects and serve us.’
(ESV)
If he is able to fight with me and kill me, then we will be your servants. But if I prevail against him and kill him, then you shall be our servants and serve us.”

1Sam 30:1

(NIV)
David and his men reached Ziklag on the third day. Now the Amalekites had raided the Negev and Ziklag. They had attacked Ziklag and burned it,
(ESV)
Now when David and his men came to Ziklag on the third day, the Amalekites had made a raid against the Negeb and against Ziklag. They had overcome Ziklag and burned it with fire

Esth 6:13

(NIV)
and told Zeresh his wife and all his friends everything that had happened to him.

His advisors and his wife Zeresh said to him, ‘Since Mordecai, before whom your downfall has started, is of Jewish origin, you cannot stand against him – you will surely come to ruin!’
(ESV)
And Haman told his wife Zeresh and all his friends everything that had happened to him. Then his wise men and his wife Zeresh said to him, “If Mordecai, before whom you have begun to fall, is of the Jewish people, you will not overcome him but will surely fall before him.”

Ps 13:4

(NIV)
and my enemy will say, ‘I have overcome him,’
and my foes will rejoice when I fall.
(ESV)
lest my enemy say, “I have prevailed over him,”
lest my foes rejoice because I am shaken.

Ps 39:10

(NIV)
Remove your scourge from me;
I am overcome by the blow of your hand.
(ESV)
Remove your stroke from me;
I am spent by the hostility of your hand.

Ps 116:3

(NIV)
The cords of death entangled me,
the anguish of the grave came over me;
I was overcome by distress and sorrow.
(ESV)
The snares of death encompassed me;
the pangs of Sheol laid hold on me;
I suffered distress and anguish.

Isa 28:1

(NIV)
Woe to that wreath, the pride of Ephraim’s drunkards,
to the fading flower, his glorious beauty,
set on the head of a fertile valley –
to that city, the pride of those laid low by wine!
(ESV)
Ah, the proud crown of the drunkards of Ephraim,
and the fading flower of its glorious beauty,
which is on the head of the rich valley of those overcome with wine!

Jer 1:19

(NIV)
They will fight against you but will not overcome you, for I am with you and will rescue you,’ declares the  Lord.

(ESV)
They will fight against you, but they shall not prevail against you, for I am with you, declares the  Lord, to deliver you.”

Jer 15:20

(NIV)
I will make you a wall to this people,
a fortified wall of bronze;
they will fight against you
but will not overcome you,
for I am with you
to rescue and save you,’
declares the  Lord.
(ESV)
And I will make you to this people
a fortified wall of bronze;
they will fight against you,
but they shall not prevail over you,
for I am with you
to save you and deliver you,

declares the  Lord.

Jer 20:10

(NIV)
I hear many whispering,
‘Terror on every side!
Denounce him! Let’s denounce him!’
All my friends
are waiting for me to slip, saying,
‘Perhaps he will be deceived;
then we will prevail over him
and take our revenge on him.’
(ESV)
For I hear many whispering.
Terror is on every side!
Denounce him! Let us denounce him!”
say all my close friends,
watching for my fall.
Perhaps he will be deceived;
then we can overcome him
and take our revenge on him.”

Jer 20:11

(NIV)
But the  Lord is with me like a mighty warrior;
so my persecutors will stumble and not prevail.
They will fail and be thoroughly disgraced;
their dishonour will never be forgotten.
(ESV)
But the  Lord is with me as a dread warrior;
therefore my persecutors will stumble;
they will not overcome me.
They will be greatly shamed,
for they will not succeed.
Their eternal dishonor
will never be forgotten.

Jer 23:9

(NIV)
Concerning the prophets:

My heart is broken within me;
all my bones tremble.
I am like a drunken man,
like a strong man overcome by wine,
because of the  Lord
and his holy words.
(ESV)
Concerning the prophets:

My heart is broken within me;
all my bones shake;
I am like a drunken man,
like a man overcome by wine,
because of the  Lord
and because of his holy words.

Dan 8:27

(NIV)
I, Daniel, was worn out. I lay exhausted for several days. Then I got up and went about the king’s business. I was appalled by the vision; it was beyond understanding.

(ESV)
And I, Daniel, was overcome and lay sick for some days. Then I rose and went about the king’s business, but I was appalled by the vision and did not understand it.

Dan 10:16

(NIV)
Then one who looked like a man touched my lips, and I opened my mouth and began to speak. I said to the one standing before me, ‘I am overcome with anguish because of the vision, my lord, and I feel very weak.
(ESV)
And behold, one in the likeness of the children of man touched my lips. Then I opened my mouth and spoke. I said to him who stood before me, “O my lord, by reason of the vision pains have come upon me, and I retain no strength.

Zech 9:15

(NIV)
and the  Lord Almighty will shield them.
They will destroy
and overcome with slingstones.
They will drink and roar as with wine;
they will be full like a bowl
used for sprinkling the corners of the altar.
(ESV)
The  Lord of hosts will protect them,
and they shall devour and tread down the sling stones,
and they shall drink and roar as if drunk with wine,
and be full like a bowl,
drenched like the corners of the altar.

Matt 16:18

(NIV)
And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.
(ESV)
And I tell you you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.

Mark 5:42

(NIV)
Immediately the girl stood up and began to walk around (she was twelve years old). At this they were completely astonished.
(ESV)
And immediately the girl got up and began walking (for she was twelve years of age), and they were immediately overcome with amazement.

Mark 9:24

(NIV)
Immediately the boy’s father exclaimed, ‘I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!’

(ESV)
Immediately the father of the child cried out and said, “I believe; help my unbelief!”

Luke 8:37

(NIV)
Then all the people of the region of the Gerasenes asked Jesus to leave them, because they were overcome with fear. So he got into the boat and left.

(ESV)
Then all the people of the surrounding country of the Gerasenes asked him to depart from them, for they were seized with great fear. So he got into the boat and returned.

Luke 10:19

(NIV)
I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.
(ESV)
Behold, I have given you authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall hurt you.

John 1:5

(NIV)
The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.

(ESV)
The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.

John 16:33

(NIV)
‘I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.’

(ESV)
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”

Acts 20:9

(NIV)
Seated in a window was a young man named Eutychus, who was sinking into a deep sleep as Paul talked on and on. When he was sound asleep, he fell to the ground from the third storey and was picked up dead.
(ESV)
And a young man named Eutychus, sitting at the window, sank into a deep sleep as Paul talked still longer. And being overcome by sleep, he fell down from the third story and was taken up dead.

Rom 12:21

(NIV)
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.
(ESV)
Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.

1Tim 5:11

(NIV)
As for younger widows, do not put them on such a list. For when their sensual desires overcome their dedication to Christ, they want to marry.
(ESV)
But refuse to enroll younger widows, for when their passions draw them away from Christ, they desire to marry

2Pet 2:20

(NIV)
If they have escaped the corruption of the world by knowing our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ and are again entangled in it and are overcome, they are worse off at the end than they were at the beginning.
(ESV)
For if after they have escaped the defilements of the world through the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, they are again entangled in them and overcome the last state has become worse for them than the first.

1John 2:13

(NIV)
I am writing to you, fathers,
because you know him who is from the beginning.
I am writing to you, young men,
because you have overcome the evil one.
(ESV)
I am writing to you, fathers,
because you know him who is from the beginning.
I am writing to you, young men,
because you have overcome the evil one.
I write to you, children,
because you know the Father.

1John 2:14

(NIV)
I write to you, dear children,
because you know the Father.
I write to you, fathers,
because you know him who is from the beginning.
I write to you, young men,
because you are strong,
and the word of God lives in you,
and you have overcome the evil one.
(ESV)
I write to you, fathers,
because you know him who is from the beginning.
I write to you, young men,
because you are strong,
and the word of God abides in you,
and you have overcome the evil one.

1John 4:4

(NIV)
You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.
(ESV)
Little children, you are from God and have overcome them, for he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

1John 5:4

(NIV)
for everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith.
(ESV)
For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the worldour faith.
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