complete verse (1 Thessalonians 3:13)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 3:13:

  • Uma: “We request to God that he strengthen your hearts, so you are holy with no fault in front of him, when the Lord Yesus comes with all his holy followers.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “May he cause your livers to be steadfast so that you are holy (clean) and so that there will be no fault of yours in the presence of our (incl.) Father God when our (incl.) Leader Isa comes back accompanied by all people who belong to him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “May he also see to it that you become strong in your faith so that there will be nothing to scold you for who belong to God, when you come before our Father God at the time when our Lord Jesus comes accompanied by all who believe in Him.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because if he does that, your thoughts will become-strong so that you will be holy and you will have no fault/lack in God’s sight when Jesus our Lord comes again accompanying all his people.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For as long as this valuing of yours really increases, the Lord will cause your mind/inner-being to become sturdy that you will live far from sin. Well as long as it’s like that, there will be nothing which can be found fault with in you for you will then be righteous/straight in the sight of God, at the returning of our Lord Jesus, his companions being those who have been saved who are now there with him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “May he cause that you be strengthened that you separate from evil, in order that not any evil be found in you by God our Father when our Lord Jesus Christ comes with all those who will accompany him.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)