complete verse (Ephesians 2:7)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 2:7:

  • Uma: “God’s purpose was that in the coming days, he [could] show how great [lit., no kidding] is the bigness of his love and the goodness of his heart to us, that we get from our connection with Kristus Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “God did this so that he could show for all times that his love and mercy towards us (dual) is unspeakable because of what Isa Almasi has done.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The reason He did this was so He could show to us (incl.) His very great kindness and His help to us forever by means of Jesus Christ.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “God did these-things in order that the largeness of his love and his mercy/grace that he has shown us because of Cristo Jesus would be seen forever.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “He did like this so that, from now till forever, he would cause to be evident the unsurpassable sufficiency of this grace/mercy of his which he gave us absolutely-freely through this that Cristo Jesus did.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Thus God has determined to happen in order that forever it will be plainly apparent that he very much loves us in that he caused that he saved us because we believed in Jesus Christ.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)