complete verse (2 Thessalonians 2:12)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 2:12:

  • Uma: “In the end, God will punish all people who like sin and who do not believe the true news.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “so that judgment would/will fall on them all who don’t believe the true teaching. Because only that is what makes them happy, to do evil.” (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: “so that they all will then be sentenced to be punished, because of-course they didn’t believe the truth, but rather they were-enjoying sin.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “They will be treated/regarded like this for punishment has been made certain for all who, instead of believing/obeying the truth, maintained-their-devotion-to evil.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore there will go to punishment all these people who did not believe the true word. Rather only the evil life is what they looked well upon.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)