complete verse (1 Peter 5:9)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Peter 5:9:

  • Uma: “You must really oppose him with your strong faith. For you know yourselves, relatives, that your one-faith relatives all over the world also receive suffering like what your have received / like what you are receiving.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Make your trust in God firm/steadfast and resist (harden-yourselves-against) the leader of demons, because you know that it is not only you (who are suffering) but even your fellow trusters in Isa in all countries in the world are enduring/suffering also like you.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Resist him, and tightly trust God for you know that your fellow believers here on the whole earth, they also have to endure affliction just like you are enduring.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Oppose him by-means-of your persevering faith, because you know that your being-hardshipped, it is also like the hardship that your brothers who believe are experiencing in the collective-towns/countries in the earth.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Don’t allow-him-to-get-away-with-it, but rather fight him. Make firm your believing and trust in the Lord. For you know that it isn’t only you who are experiencing hardships like these, but rather all your siblings in believing here under the heavens.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “You must resist the devil. Strengthen your hearts by means of your beliefs. You know that the suffering you have is also the same that your brethren who live all over the world are going through.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)