complete verse (1 Thessalonians 5:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 5:10:

  • Uma: “Yesus Kristus died to redeem us (inc), so that when he comes we (inc) can live together with him, whether we (inc) are still living at that time or already dead.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “He died hep for us (incl.) so that we (incl.) live with him, if we (incl.) are dead already or if we (incl.) are still alive at the time of his return.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And whether we are still alive or whether we are dead at the return of Christ, we still have life forever with Him, for this is the reason why He allowed Himself to be killed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “He died for us so that whether we die or are still living at his coming again, we will stay-with him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “He died for he took our place in this punishment by God. Therefore whether alive or already dead at his returning, we will be his home-sharers there in the good-situation which has no ending.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Jesus Christ died for us. Therefore we will live with him forever, those who have died when he comes, those who still are alive when he comes.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)