complete verse (2 Thessalonians 1:6)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 1:6:

  • Uma: “God will do what is just: he will repay the deeds of those who persecute you,” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “God is really straight/right, he will (make it) difficult for those who (make it) difficult (for) you” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The works of God are righteous and He will torment in the future the people who are tormenting you today.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “God’s way of judging is exactly correct/right, because those who are hardshipping you, he will also hardship them,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And as for those who are causing you hardship, it’s certain that they will be reciprocated by God with punishment, for that’s the justice/straightness which they are asking for in his sight.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But it is proper that God will make to suffer those who make you suffer.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)