complete verse (Ephesians 4:24)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 4:24:

  • Uma: “And from there do new behavior, because God made you new people, who are really straight and holy, following the behavior of God.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And your customs must be renewed so that they are like God’s customs. So-then your conduct/behavior will be straight and you will hate to sin.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “You must be made into a new person which is the new creation by means of the image of God. This new man can be identified by means of true righteous behavior which God causes you to do.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Receive then the new mind that comes-from God that is the same as his, because if that’s what you obey, it will be shown in your way-of-life which will be truly righteous and holy.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Yes indeed, since you have now taken off the disgusting life of the past, hopefully what you will now clothe yourselves with is, a life that has really now been renewed by God, a life that is like a picture of his righteousness/straightness and his nature/ways which are far from all sin.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Walk in a completely new way. Walk in all the good. Like God truly is very good, you do like that, all the good you should do, not any evil you should do.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)