complete verse (Hebrews 7:25)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 7:25:

  • Uma: “That is why he has the power/authority to release us from the punishment of our sins and give us goodness [salvation] with no lack, if we approach God in his name. For he lives on-and-on [emphatic], and he remains [i.e., faithfully] pleading-our-case-as-intercessor in front of God.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore Isa can save all that ask forgiveness from God if they trust in him. They are not only saved now but until forever because he lives without end asking God for them/interceding for them.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Because of this, it’s possible for Him to free from punishment any people at any time if by means of Him, they flee to God because there is no end to His life and He can always help them in the presence of God.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore he is able to save perfectly all who approach God through their faith in him, because he lives-and-lives forever to speak-with God for us.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore, because of all this, he definitely-has-the-ability to save with complete salvation all who, through the strength of their believing in what he did, are submitting themselves to God. He can always stand up for them for he is alive without ending.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore concerning the people who are in the hand of God, in that they have believed in Jesus, now they will never lose their souls. Because Jesus has the work as priest forever there where God is, helping those people who believe.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)