complete verse (2 Thessalonians 2:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 2:16:

  • Uma: “God has shown us (inc) his love, and he strengthens our (inc) hearts forever and he gives us (inc) the hope that is good because of his grace [lit., white insides]. That’s why I call out to our (inc) Lord Yesus Kristus with God our (inc) Father” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “We (incl.) are loved by our (incl.) Father God, and because of his love there is no end of his encouraging our (incl.) livers and he caused to be certain to us (incl.) our (incl.) expectation/hope of/from him. May our (incl.) Father God and our (incl.) Leader Isa Almasi make firm your livers and give you strength to do and say whatever is good.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “May Jesu Cristo our Lord and God our Father be the ones to continually-strengthen your minds and help you so that what you do and say will be totally good. Because God showed his love to us, and because of his mercy/grace to us, he also gave (us) an unchanging source-of-strengthening of our minds and our good hope/expectation.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “We(excl.) pray that hopefully you will always be being helped by our Lord Jesu-Cristo and our Father God. His valuing of us is big, and through his compassion for us, he gave us what can cause happiness of mind/inner-being which doesn’t change/move for ever and firmly-grounded assurance of good/good-situation in the future.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “God our Father loved us and gave us his grace, in that he comforted our hearts forever. Also we await the good that God will give us later. May God and our Lord Jesus Christ bless you.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)