complete verse (1 Peter 4:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Peter 4:16:

  • Uma: “But if you are persecuted because you are Kristen person, don’t be ashamed of it. Say thank you to God, for you are indeed followers of Kristus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But if you endure troubles/difficulties because you follow Isa Almasi, na, don’t be ashamed but really thank God because you belong to Isa Almasi.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “But if the reason you have to suffer painful things is because you have believed in Christ, don’t be ashamed of that, rather you would give big thanks to God because Christ has come to own you.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But if you are hardshipped because of your faith in Cristo, do not be ashamed but rather praise/honor God, because you are counted as people of Cristo.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But don’t regard it as shame if you are sentenced to judgment because you are submitting to Cristo. On the contrary give thanks to God, because you are recognized/acknowledged as being included in his people.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “If one suffers because he follows Christ, let him not be ashamed. Rather let him thank God that he believes in Christ.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)