complete verse (2 Peter 3:3)

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

  • Uma: “But more important than all [else], you must remember this: in the coming days, people will appear who are controlled by the evil desires of their heart. Those people will make fun of you,” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Firstly you should remember that in the future/last days there will be people coming to you, people who always indulge their greedy-desires. And they will make fun of you,” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “I will first cause you to understand that in the future at the last time there will appear some people who are controlled by their evil desires. They will speak in rejection against you saying,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Remember this because it is extremely valuable: when the last days arrive, there will be mockers who follow their evil desires. They will laugh-at you” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “First of all you need to know that when the end of the world is approaching, people will come to you who indulge their own evil desire/will, and they will laugh at you because of your believing/obeying.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Think about this word here. Before the world ends, there will live people who will make fun of our faith, they will do all the evil things that please them.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)