complete verse (2 Timothy 1:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Timothy 1:10:

  • Uma: “And now, he has indeed caused to come to pass that purpose of his, for Yesus Kristus has come as the King who lifts us from the punishment of our sins. Yesus defeated death–that means even though we die, he will make us live again and give us life that has no end, if we believe in the Good News.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Now God’s love and mercy has been shown to us (dual) because Isa Almasi has come the one who saves us (incl.). The power/authority of death was defeated by him. And if we (dual) believe the good news about Isa Almasi we (dual) have life without end in heaven.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And now He has shown us that kindness of His, for Jesus Christ became a man who is our Savior. And as for Jesus, He has removed the power of death, and by means of the Good News He has caused us to understand that we can be given life without end.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And now/at-this-time he has shown us that mercy of his, because Cristo Jesus truly came to save us. He removed the power of death and he made-known that if people believe in the good news, they will have life that comes-from God that has no end.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But it’s only just now been made evident, when he caused Cristo Jesus our Savior to come here to the world. It was made evident that he really defeated death, and he caused to be evident through this Good News that life which has no ending can now be ours.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And now there has arrived our Savior Jesus Christ. He arrived and thus was made known about the grace of God. Christ won out over the power of death. Concerning the good news he told, thus the people know how to encounter the new life forever.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)