complete verse (2 Peter 1:14)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Peter 1:14:

  • Uma: “For I know that my appointed-day-of-death [lit., yes-thing] is about to arrive, like our Lord Yesus Kristus told me. So, as long as I am still living, it is fitting that I keep on saying my words to fire up your heart and remind you of all this.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “I know that my death is near, because it was made-known/revealed to me by our (incl.) Lord Isa Almasi.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “I know that I will soon come to the end of my life, according to what the Lord Jesus Christ told me.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because I know that my-time-of-leaving this body of mine is near based indeed also on what the Lord Jesu Cristo made-known to me.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Because I have comprehended that I won’t live much longer, for this was made known to me by our Lord Jesu-Cristo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Because our Lord Jesus Christ has told me that it won’t be a long time until I will die here.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)