complete verse (1 Peter 1:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Peter 1:15:

  • Uma: “You must be holy in every kind of your conduct, because God, he is holy, and he called you to follow his deeds.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But you ought to resemble/be-like-God because you were chosen by him and made his children. In all you do don’t commit sin anymore because God has no sin.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And now it is necessary that there is nothing to blame in our activity just like there is nothing to blame in the activities of God who is the one who acted supernaturally so that we might believe.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “but rather you should constantly follow a thoroughly holy way-of-life like the holiness of God who called/invited you.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “What’s necessary is, in all you are doing live lives far from all sin, for God is indeed like that who put it in your mind to submit to him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “God called you to be his children. Now just like God is supremely good, Also you be supremely good in how you live.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)