complete verse (1 Thessalonians 1:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 1:10:

  • Uma: “They also talk about how you wait for the coming of Yesus the Son of God from heaven. God caused him to live again, and he is the one who frees us (inc) from God’s anger that will strike the contents of this world.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “They also tell that you always wait for the coming of God’s Son from heaven, Isa, whom God made alive from his death. And this Isa, he is the one who saves us (incl.) from God’s wrath which will soon come to the people.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “For they say you are waiting for the return of His son from heaven. It is Jesus the Son of God whom He raised from the dead. It is Jesus who freed us from punishment so that we (incl.) might escape the coming punishment of God on mankind.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “They are also telling about your waiting for the return of his Child Jesus who will come-from heaven. He is the one whom God made-alive again and he just the same is the one who saves us from God’s fearful/terrible future punishing of people.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “They also say, you are awaiting expectantly the return of his Son (lit.Child) Jesus, he whom he made alive again. He truly will return coming from heaven/sky, and because of his saving of us, we won’t get to experience the coming anger/hatred of God.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And Jesus, this one who is God’s Son, when he died, God caused him to resurrect and he went to heaven. And now he must come from heaven to arrive here. And thus the people tell about how you await for him to come. This Jesus is he who will save us from the punishment which will come.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)