complete verse (1 Thessalonians 5:1)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 5:1:

  • Uma: “Relatives all, it is not necessary for us to write to you about just exactly when the day of the Lord’s coming is.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Na, my brothers, we (excl.) don’t have to write as to when this will happen.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Brothers, it is no longer necessary for us (excl.) to explain to you in this letter the days and the times when these prophecies will be fulfilled.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Now as concerns the time when these-things will happen, there is nothing that we (excl.) need to write you, brothers,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Siblings in believing, on that subject of the returning here of the Lord as to what time or hour, there’s nothing else we (excl.) can tell you in this letter of ours(excl.).” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And now, brothers, it is not needed that I write about the fact that it isn’t known what day, what hour the Lord will come.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)