complete verse (Colossians 3:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of Colossians 3:15:

  • Uma: “God has called us, and he made us like just one-body in our connection with Kristus. So, let’s not do anything that will wreck our unity and calmness of heart that is from Kristus. And we [should] continually say thank you.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Let Almasi rule in your livers so that you live-in-harmony. We (incl.) the ones who trust Isa Almasi are like only one body and God wants that we (incl.) live-in-harmony. Also don’t forget to thank God.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And it’s necessary also that you count most important in your breath the peace which Christ gives because the reason we have been made believers in God is so that we might be peaceful because we believers have been made one. And always give to God for His kindness to you.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “May also the peace and harmony/cooperation that Cristo gives direct your minds continually, because the reason God included you in the one body of Cristo is so that you would experience that peace and harmony/cooperation. And you ought not to forget to thank him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Strive for the being-of-one-mind which Cristo gives, which can make your fellowship peaceful. For his determined-plan is that we be very harmonious/of-one-mind, like one body-entity. And another thing you should make a habit of is, be always very thankful to him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “God has made it so that it is like you are one person will all the believers. And God called you that you do not look upon another of you as apart. And now you must earnest see to it that you do not ruin this word God called you to. Always thank God.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)