complete verse (2 Thessalonians 2:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 2:15:

  • Uma: “So because of that, relatives, strengthen your faith, hold strongly to all that we taught you, both what we said with lips, and what we write in letters.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore, my brothers, cause your trust to be firm/steadfast and really keep/store (in heart and mind) the teaching that we (excl.) taught you when we (excl.) were there and the teachings in the letter that we (excl.) sent to you.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And because of this, brothers, strengthen your believing and hold tight to all we have taught you by means of our preaching to you there and by means of our letters to you.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore brothers, make-firm in your minds the teaching we (inc) inherited which we (excl.) taught you while we (excl.) were there (near addressee) and in what we (excl.) wrote you so that you will be-sure-to follow it continually without going-astray.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore, siblings in believing, hopefully (you will) hold fast in that your believing/obeying the truth which we (excl.) taught to you there is sturdy, teaching which we (excl.) spoke or which we (excl.) wrote.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore now, my brethren, make your faith firm. Believe the word I taught you. This is the word I told you when I went to where you live, it is the word I wrote in a letter and sent to you, they say the same.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)