complete verse (Colossians 4:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of Colossians 4:17:

  • Uma: “Tell Arkhipus to complete the work that was given him by God!” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Tell also Arkippus that he really ought to always do the work our (incl.) Leader, Isa Almasi commanded him to do.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Tell Archippus that he should thoroughly do what the Lord wants him to do because he is a servant of God.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “One more-thing, please tell Arkippus that he ought to accomplish the work that was entrusted to him because of his being-united-with the Lord.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And my message for you to say to Arquipo is, he is to attend-to/face well the work which the Lord entrusted to him so that he will complete everything.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Tell our brother Archippus the word written here: ‘You must do all the work given to you by the Lord Jesus. Don’t let anything lack’ you tell him.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)