complete verse (Jude 1:21)

Following are a number of back-translations of Jude 1:21:

  • Uma: “But you, my relatives whom I love! God loves you. So, be very careful so that you remain in his love. Do not cease firing-up one another’s hearts so that your faith is strong–because this teaching that we believe is indeed holy. Keep praying with/by the leading of the Holy Spirit. And wait for the blessing that our Lord Yesus Kristus will give to us when he comes. What he will give to us is good life forever.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Remain in the love of God while you are waiting for our (incl.) Lord Isa Almasi to give you life without end, because he has mercy/pity on you.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Always consider God’s very great kindness to you as you wait for the time in the future when our Lord Jesus Christ will show to us (incl.) his great mercy, for then we (incl.) will never be separated from him forever.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Don’t be-turning-your-backs-on or forgetting God’s love for you, but rather be-patient to wait-for the day on-which-you -will-gain life that has no end in heaven because of the grace/mercy of Jesu Cristo our Lord.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Be careful of your way of living, so that you don’t get-to-go-far from the valuing by God, while you await life which has no ending, which will be graced to us by our Lord Jesu-Cristo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Do not reject the grace of God. Our Lord Jesus Christ has mercy. Let us wait to be given the life which is forever.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)