complete verse (2 Timothy 3:12)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Timothy 3:12:

  • Uma: “That indeed [is how it is]! All people who follow Kristus Yesus and who want to submit to God will be persecuted.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “It is true that all who want to follow/obey the will of God, because of their trusting in Isa Almasi, difficulties/hardships will arrive at them.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for all believers in Jesus Christ who desire through Him to obey the will of God, the enemies of God will persecute them.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And it’s not only I who will be hardshipped, but rather all those who want to follow godly behavior on-account-of their being joined to Cristo Jesus.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And well, the truth is, whoever wants to live righteously/straight in the sight of God for he will cause himself to be united/tied-together with Cristo Jesus, he also really experiences being persecuted by his fellowman.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And now, all who want to follow Jesus Christ will all suffer from being persecuted.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)