complete verse (2 Thessalonians 2:11)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 2:11:

  • Uma: “That is why God will send a kind of influence/spirit to those people that deceives them, with the result that they will believe in the lying words carried by that evil person.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Because they did/do not want to follow the truth, therefore God abandoned/abandons them to be deceived and that is what they believe the (things) that are not true,” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And because of that God will permit them to be deceived by means of the lies which can deceive so that they will be able to believe what is not true.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore God will direct their minds so that they will be utterly deceived and will believe what isn’t true” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well since they didn’t receive this truth, God will set-in-motion a far-from-ordinary misleading so that they will acknowledge as true what is lies.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore God causes that these people will be deceived, they will believe the word which is a lie.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)