complete verse (Ephesians 6:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 6:18:

  • Uma: “And in your battling opposing the King of Evil ones, always pray and call-out to God. In all things you keep praying according-to/following the leading of the Holy Spirit. In your prayers, you must be on guard and not lax, don’t stop praying for all the believers in the Lord Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “You should always pray to God and ask for whatever your need is and follow/obey what God’s Spirit is teaching you while you are praying. Watch out and really persevere to ask/pray to God for your fellow-trusters in Isa Almasi.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Pray strongly at all times, according to the way the Holy Spirit leads you. Ask for help from God, and always be on your guard, and continue always praying for all believers.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “In your using of all these-things, you should continually pray to God, praying-about and requesting what the Holy Spirit causes-you -to-remember/think-about. Therefore you should also not forget to request God’s help for all his people, but rather be careful that you are industrious to pray for them continually.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “All these, do them in the strength of prayer. (What’s) good is that, by the leadership of the Espiritu Santo, be always/often habitually-prayerful in all the kinds of prayer. Attend-to/face this work well, persevere in it, don’t grow weak. And hopefully all believers are who you pray for.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Do not give up from praying to God all the days. Ask God whatever word the Holy Spirit puts into your mind to ask. And pray to God for all the people who are in his hand.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)