complete verse (2 Corinthians 11:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Corinthians 11:15:

  • Uma: “So we aren’t amazed if the King of Evil-ones’ workers conceal their evil behavior and act as if they are workers that follow God’s desires. But in the end, they will get the pay-back that is in keeping with their actions.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore it is no wonder if the servants of the leader of demons pretend that they are people who do right/straight. But the outcome is they will be punished fitting to their bad doings.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Therefore we (incl.) should not be surprised if the servants of Satan can also make themselves like the righteous servants of God. However, they will be punished in the future according to their bad deeds.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And if he is capable of that, it is not surprising if those who serve him appear as if they are righteous-ones who serve God. But what will happen to them in a future day, it will be based-on/according-to the evil that they have done.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore don’t be amazed at what those there who are falsely-claiming-to-be-apostles are saying, that they are servants of God who are leading people to righteousness, whereas they are servants of Satanas. This really is what will happen to them, God will punish (them) according to this evil that they are doing.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore it is clear that the people who are the devil’s workers also can cause that on the outside they appear to do good. But concerning their lives, at the end there will be a payment for what they do.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)