complete verse (2 Thessalonians 3:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Thessalonians 3:4:

  • Uma: “So, because it is the Lord who takes care of you, that is why we know for certain that you are following what we taught you, and you will continue to follow whatever we teach you.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Because of our (excl.) trust in our (incl.) Leader we (excl.) know that you follow what we (excl.) commanded you and that you continually do it.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Because of our (excl.) faith in the Lord, we know that you will continue to obey our commands to you.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because-of him also, we (excl.) expect that you will continue to be doing what we (excl.) are commanding you.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And on the strength of our being united/tied-together with the Lord, we (excl.) are sure that you are doing and will continue to do all that which we (excl.) have said to you.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “We are sure that the Lord helps. Therefore I know that concerning the word I order you, it is what you will do, there will not come the day that you reject this word.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)