complete verse (Ephesians 6:1)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 6:1:

  • Uma: “Children, follow the commands of your parents like your following the Lord, because that is what is fitting for you to do.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “You children, you ought to follow/obey the commands of your parents. This is fitting to do for those trusting in Almasi.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for your children, you must always obey the commands of your parents because if we (incl.) are believers in our Lord Jesus Christ, this is the proper thing to do.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “You children, obey your father and your mother because of your being-united-with the Lord Jesus, because that is the correct-thing that you should do.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well now you children, follow/obey your parents, for this is the correct thing to do for those who are believing/obeying the Lord Jesus.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Listen you children, when your father or mother calls you, obey what they tell you. Because this is what children who believe in Christ must do.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)