complete verse (2 Peter 3:13)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Peter 3:13:

  • Uma: “But we wait for what God promised to us: a new sky and a new world, that is dwelt in by upright people.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But God has also promised that he will give us (incl.) a new sky and a new world/earth. And there will be no bad there, all will be only good. This is what we (incl.) are waiting for.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “But as for us, by contrast, we are expecting a new earth and sky which God promised to us. The only ones who can live there are those whose acts are righteous.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But as for us, we are expecting that God will fulfill what he promised, and there will be a new sky and a new earth on which the behavior of all who stay there will be entirely righteous.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But what we are expecting/hoping-for which God promised is really good. For we are sure of a new sky/heaven and new earth which can’t be entered by anything evil, but rather wholly righteous/straight.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But God has promised us that there will be a new heaven and a new earth. On this new earth the peole will live in all goodness. This we wait for.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)