complete verse (Colossians 3:7)

Following are a number of back-translations of Colossians 3:7:

  • Uma: “Formerly, before you submitted to God, your behavior was certainly like that.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “You formerly always really did those bad things.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for the things you did long ago, they were like this also, for at that time your behavior was always evil.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And your way-of-life was like that before you believed.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well you also, in the past your lives were still like that for you were still being controlled by these disgusting doings.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “You also in days gone by also were like that in that you disobeyed the word of God.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)