complete verse (1 Peter 1:9)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Peter 1:9:

  • Uma: “You are glad, because you have received the fruit of your faith, that is the goodness of life [i.e., well being] of your souls.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “because you have life in heaven forever because of your trust in him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “For you can now receive being freed from punishment which is what you are expecting because you believed in Him.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “because you are already gaining/enjoying the goal/outcome (lit. leading-to) of your faith which is your salvation.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Because you can now be saved in heaven, this being the outcome of your trusting and believing/obeying Jesu-Cristo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Because you believe now, your lives are saved.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)