complete verse (Ephesians 3:12)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 3:12:

  • Uma: “From our connection with Kristus Yesus, and from our faith in him, we become bold / dare to come close to God, our hearts are no longer unsure, because we know that he will receive us.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Because we (incl.) are now one with Almasi and because we (incl.) trust in him therefore we (incl.) are now bold and do not hesitate to go into the presence of God.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And now because of our being made one with Jesus and by means of our trust in Him, it is now possible that we can come into the presence of God by means of praying, and we have no reason to be ashamed before Him.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore we who have been joined to him, we shouldn’t be ashamed to pray to God, because we know that he hears us because of our trust in Cristo Jesus.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Because of our being united/tied-together with this Cristo, this being the outcome of our belief in him, we can now approach God for there is now no obstacle at all. We can now take-directly to him whatever we want to say with a happy mind/inner-being in which there is no reticence.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Now that we believe in Christ, now we confidently are walkers with God.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)