complete verse (2 Corinthians 6:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Corinthians 6:18:

  • Uma: “‘I will be father to you, and you will be children to me.’ Thus says the Lord, whose power is greater that everything that is.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then, I am your Father and you are my children, This says our (incl.) Leader the most powerful God.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And I will be your father and as for you male and female, you will be My children. This is the word of the powerful Lord of all.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because if you do that, I will be considered your Father and you will be considered my children.’ Those-things are what the powerful God said.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The day will come when, as for me, I will be your Father, and as for you, female and male, I will now classify (you) as my children.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Then you can have me for your Father. And I will make you to be my children’ says God who has all power.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)