complete verse (1 Thessalonians 4:2)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 4:2:

  • Uma: “You already know the teaching that we already announced to you with the power of the Lord Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “You know (that) our (excl.) teaching to you was from the authority of our (incl.) Leader Isa.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “You know what we commanded you which comes from our Lord Jesus.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “We (excl.) have something else to tell you brothers. You admittedly know what we (excl.) instructed you previously on-account-of the authority the Lord Jesus gave us concerning the way-of-life that pleases/satisfies God. And it can-be-seen that you properly understood it, because that (slight remonstrance) is admittedly what you are following. But we (excl.) nonetheless advise you on-account-of our (excl.) authority from the Lord Jesus: kindly (strong request) add further to that aforementioned good behavior of yours.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For probably you haven’t yet forgotten those things we (excl.) taught you, which came wholly from the Lord Jesus.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “You know that these words I taught you are the words which the Lord Jesus commanded.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)