complete verse (2 Timothy 1:14)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Timothy 1:14:

  • Uma: “God entrusted us to carry the true teaching. So, with the help of the Holy Spirit who lives in our hearts, store well that teaching, don’t let any one to misuse/distort it.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Really retain/keep in your liver the true teaching which God has entrusted to you. You will be helped by God’s Spirit which dwells in our (incl.) liver.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “By means of the help of the Holy Spirit which lives here in us (incl.), guard carefully that true teaching entrusted to you by God so that it is not changed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “By-means-of the power of the Holy Spirit who stays in us, watch-out-for the valuable teaching that God entrusted to you (singular) so that it absolutely won’t be changed.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well since responsibility for this which is being taught has now been given to you, stand up for it well with the help of the Espiritu Santo who indwells our body. Be careful that it isn’t changed by anyone at all.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “God has put in your care the Word for you to teach the people. Concerning the Holy Spirit who walks with us, ask him to help you know how to put over the word.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)