complete verse (2 Thessalonians 1:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 1:8:

  • Uma: “He will descend here with flaming fire to punish those who do not want to know God and who do not want to follow the News of Yesus our (inc) Lord.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “He will come surrounded by flames of fire and he will punish the ones who turn their back on/reject God, the ones that don’t follow/obey the good news about our (incl.) Leader Isa.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “At that time He will punish those who have ignored God and who have not obeyed the Good News about our Lord Jesus.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “There will also be flaming fire surrounding him. He will come to go punish (= come to punish) those who don’t-want/refuse-to know God and who don’t believe/obey the good news concerning Jesus our Lord.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Included indeed in his coming is a fiercely-burning fire, and he will truly punish as many as don’t acknowledge/know God and don’t believe/obey the Good News concerning this Lord of ours who is Jesus.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “He will come in order to send to punishment all the people who have not known God and have not believed the good news they were told about who our Lord Jesus Christ is.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)