complete verse (1 Timothy 1:11)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Timothy 1:11:

  • Uma: “That true teaching we get in the Good News from God whose life is big and who is fit to be worshipped. That Good News he put-on-my-shoulders [i.e., gave me the work to do] for me to spread.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “These teachings agree/are-the-same with/as the teaching in the good news about Isa which God entrusted to me commanding to proclaim to people. This good news was revealed/made-known by God who-is-praised and he is the source of joy.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And as for this true doctrine, it comes from the Good News about the very great power of God. As for God who is worthy to be praised; He entrusted this news to me so that I might spread it.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “This truth that I have taught concerning the law, it is based-on/according-to the very-good news that the highest and honored/praised God entrusted to me.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “What is meant by this teaching is, whatever is in harmony with the praiseworthy Good News which I teach, which was delivered to me by God, he whose happiness is fully complete.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Concerning this good teaching it accompanies the good news. This word is what our holy God ordered me to tell the people.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)