Asante Twi Contemporary Bible

Kwadwom 1:1-22

1Ao, sɛdeɛ kuropɔn no adane amamfo nie,

kuropɔn a anka nnipa ahyɛ no ma?

Ɛdeɛn enti na wayɛ okunafoɔ baa a

kane no na anka woyɛ kɛseɛ wɔ amanaman no mu?

Deɛ na ɔyɛ ɔhemmaa wɔ amantam no mu no

abɛyɛ afenaa ɛnnɛ.

2Ɔsu yaayaaya anadwo,

nisuo sensane nʼafono so.

Nʼadɔfoɔ nyinaa mu no,

ɔbiara nni hɔ a ɔkyekyere ne werɛ.

Nʼayɔnkofoɔ nyinaa adi no hwammɔ

Wɔayɛ nʼatamfoɔ.

3Amanehunu ne adwumaden akyi no,

Yuda kɔ nnommumfa mu.

Ɔte amanaman no mu

na ɔnni ahomegyebea

Wɔn a wɔtaa no nyinaa ati no

wɔ nʼahokyere mu.

4Akwan a ɛkɔ Sion no di awerɛhoɔ,

ɛfiri sɛ obiara nkɔ nʼafahyɛ ase.

Nʼapono nyinaa adeda mpan,

na nʼasɔfoɔ si apinie,

ne mmabaawa di yea,

na ɔwɔ yeadie a emu yɛ den.

5Nʼatamfoɔ abɛyɛ ne wuranom;

wɔn a wɔ ne no ayɛ dom ho adwo wɔn.

Awurade ama awerɛhoɔ aba ne so

nʼamumuyɛ bebrebe enti.

Ne mma kɔ nnommumfa mu.

Wɔayɛ nneduafoɔ ama ɔtamfoɔ.

6Animuonyam nyinaa atu

afiri Ɔbabaa Sion so kɔ.

Ne mmapɔmma ayɛ sɛ aforoteɛ

a wɔnnya adidibea;

na wɔde mmerɛyɛ adwane

wɔ wɔn ataafoɔ anim.

7Nʼamanehunu ne ananteananteɛ nna mu no,

Yerusalem kae ademudeɛ nyinaa

a na ɛwɔ no wɔ nna a atwam no mu.

Ne nkurɔfoɔ kɔtɔɔ ɔtamfoɔ no nsa mu no,

na obiara nni hɔ a ɔbɛboa no.

Nʼatamfoɔ de wɔn ani hwɛɛ no

na wɔseree ne sɛeɛ.

8Yerusalem ayɛ bɔne kɛseɛ

enti ne ho agu fi.

Wɔn a wɔdi no ni no sopa no,

ɛfiri sɛ wɔahunu nʼadagya;

ɔno ankasa gu ahome

na ɔdane nʼani.

9Nʼafideyɛ atu aka ne ntadeɛ mu;

wannwene ne daakye ho.

Nʼasehweɛ yɛ nwanwa;

obiara ankyekyere ne werɛ.

“Ao Awurade hwɛ mʼamanehunu,

ɛfiri sɛ ɔtamfoɔ adi nkonim.”

10Ɔtamfoɔ no de ne nsa too

nʼademudeɛ nyinaa so;

ɔhunuu sɛ amanaman

rehyɛne ne kronkronbea hɔ,

nnipa a woabra sɛ

wɔnnhyɛne wʼasafo mu no.

11Ne nkurɔfoɔ nyinaa si apinie

ɛberɛ a wɔrepɛ aduane;

wɔde wɔn ademudeɛ sesa aduane

de nya ahoɔden.

“Ao, Awurade, hwɛ na dwene me ho,

ɛfiri sɛ wɔbu me animtia.”

12“Ɛmfa mo ho anaa, mo a motwam hɔ nyinaa?

Monhwɛ na monhunu.

Ɛyea bi wɔ hɔ a ɛte sɛ me deɛ

a wɔma ɛbaa me soɔ yi anaa?

Deɛ Awurade de baa me so

wɔ nʼabufuhyeɛ da no.

13“Ɔsomaa ogya firi ɔsoro,

ma ɛbaa me nnompe mu.

Ɔsum afidie maa me nan

na ɔsane me kɔɔ mʼakyi.

Ɔyɛɛ me pasaa,

metɔɔ bira da mu nyinaa.

14“Woakyekyere me bɔne sɛ adesoa;

ɔde ne nsa nwene bɔɔ mu.

Abɛda me kɔn mu

na Awurade atwe mʼahoɔden.

Ɔde me ahyɛ wɔn a

merentumi nnyina wɔn anim no nsa.

15“Awurade apo

ahoɔdenfoɔ a wɔwɔ me ntam nyinaa;

wafrɛ akodɔm atia me

sɛ wɔmmɛdwɛre me mmeranteɛ.

Awurade atiatia Ɔbabaa Yuda Bunu so

wɔ ne nsakyiamena hɔ.

16“Yeinom enti na mesu

na nisuo adware me.

Obiara mmɛn a ɔbɛkyekye me werɛ.

Deɛ ɔbɛhyɛ me honhom den nni hɔ.

Me mma agyigya

ɛfiri sɛ ɔtamfoɔ no adi nkonim.”

17Sion trɛ ne nsa mu

nanso obiara nni hɔ a ɔbɛkyekye ne werɛ

Awurade ahyɛ ama Yakob sɛ

ne mfɛfoɔ bɛyɛ nʼatamfoɔ;

Yerusalem abɛyɛ

afideɛ wɔ wɔn mu.

18Awurade yɛ ɔteneneeni,

nanso manni nʼahyɛdeɛ so.

Montie, mo amanaman nyinaa

monhwɛ me yea.

Me mmeranteɛ ne mmabaawa

kɔ nnommumfa mu.

19“Mefrɛɛ mʼapamfoɔ

nanso wɔyii me maeɛ.

Mʼasɔfoɔ ne me mpanimfoɔ

ase tɔreɛ wɔ kuropɔn no mu,

ɛberɛ a wɔrepɛ aduane adi

na wɔanwuwu.

20“Ao Awurade, hwɛ me mmɔborɔ!

Meredi ɛyea wɔ me mu,

na mʼakoma mu nso menni ahotɔ,

ɛfiri sɛ mayɛ otuatefoɔ kɛseɛ.

Akofena hyɛ me awerɛhoɔ wɔ abɔntene so;

efie nso yɛ owuo nko ara.

21“Nnipa ate mʼapinisie,

nanso obiara nni hɔ a ɔbɛkyekye me werɛ.

Mʼatamfoɔ nyinaa ate mʼamanehunu

wɔn ani gye deɛ woayɛ no ho.

Ma nna a woahyɛ no mmra

sɛdeɛ wɔbɛyɛ sɛ me.

22“Fa wɔn atirimuɔdensɛm nyinaa si wʼanim;

na wo ne wɔn nni

sɛdeɛ wo ne me adie

ɛsiane mʼamumuyɛ no enti.

Mʼapinisie dɔɔso

na mʼakoma aboto.”

Luganda Contemporary Bible

Okukungubaga 1:1-22

Yerusaalemi Kifuuse Matongo

11:1 a Is 47:8 b 1Bk 4:21 c Is 3:26; Yer 40:9Ekibuga ekyajjulanga abantu nga kyabuliddwa!

Ekyabanga eky’amaanyi mu mawanga,

nga kifuuse nga nnamwandu!

Eyali kabaka omukazi ng’alina amasaza,

afuuse omuddu omukazi.

21:2 a Zab 6:6 b Yer 3:1 c Yer 4:30; Mi 7:5 d nny 16Ekiro akaaba nnyo nnyini,

n’amaziga ne gakulukuta ku matama ge.

Mu baganzi be bonna,

talina n’omu amubeesabeesa.

Mikwano gye bonna bamuliddemu olukwe,

bafuuse balabe be.

31:3 a Yer 13:19 b Ma 28:65Yuda agenze mu buwaŋŋanguse

oluvannyuma lw’okubonaabona n’okukozesebwa n’obukambwe ng’omuddu.

Kati abeera mu bannamawanga,

talaba kifo kya kuwummuliramu.

Bonna abamunoonya bamusanga

mu nnaku ye.

41:4 a Yer 9:11 b Yo 1:8-13Enguudo za Sayuuni zikungubaga,

kubanga tewali n’omu ajja ku mbaga zaakyo ezaalagibwa.

Emiryango gye gyonna girekeddwa awo,

bakabona be, basinda;

bawala be abaweereza bali mu buyinike,

naye yennyini ali mu nnaku.

51:5 a Yer 30:15 b Yer 39:9; 52:28-30Abamuyigganya bafuuse bakama be;

abalabe be beeyagala,

kubanga Mukama amuleeseeko ennaku,

olw’ebibi bye ebingi.

Abaana be batwalibbwa mu buwaŋŋanguse,

bawambiddwa omulabe.

61:6 Yer 13:18Ekitiibwa kyonna ekyali ku muwala wa Sayuuni

kimuweddeko,

abalangira be bafuuse ng’ennangaazi

ezibuliddwa omuddo;

mu bunafu,

badduse ababagoba.

71:7 Yer 37:7; Kgb 4:17Mu nnaku ez’okubonaabona kwe ng’asagaasagana,

Yerusaalemi ajjukira ebintu eby’omuwendo byonna

bye yalinanga mu nnaku ez’edda.

Abantu be bwe baagwa mu mikono gy’omulabe,

tewaali n’omu amubeera;

abalabe be ne bamutunuulira

ne bamusekerera olw’okugwa kwe.

81:8 a nny 20; Is 59:2-13 b Yer 13:22, 26 c Is 59:21, 22Yerusaalemi yayonoona nnyo nnyini,

bw’atyo n’afuuka atali mulongoofu.

Bonna abaamussangamu ekitiibwa bamunyooma,

kubanga balabye bw’asigalidde awo;

ye yennyini asinda,

era akwatibwa ensonyi.

91:9 a Ma 32:28-29; Is 47:7; Ez 24:13 b Yer 13:18 c Mub 4:1; Yer 16:7 d Zab 25:18Obutali bulongoofu bwe bwali mu birenge bye;

teyassaayo mwoyo ku bulamu bwe obw’ebiseera ebijja.

Okugwa kwe kwali kwa kyewuunyo;

tewaali n’omu amubeesabeesa.

“Ayi Mukama, tunuulira okubonaabona kwange,

kubanga omulabe awangudde.”

101:10 a Is 64:11 b Zab 74:7-8; Yer 51:51 c Ma 23:3Omulabe yagololera omukono

ku bintu bya Yerusaalemi byonna eby’omuwendo;

yalaba amawanga amakaafiiri

nga gayingira awatukuvu we,

beebo be wali ogaanye

okuyingira mu kuŋŋaaniro lyo.

111:11 a Zab 38:8 b Yer 52:6Abantu be bonna basinda

nga bwe banoonya ekyokulya;

eby’obugagga byabwe babiwanyisaamu emmere,

okusobola okuba abalamu.

“Laba, Ayi Mukama Katonda, onziseeko omwoyo

kubanga nnyoomebwa.”

121:12 a Yer 18:16 b nny 18 c Is 13:13; Yer 30:24“Mmwe tekibakwatako, mmwe mwenna abayitawo?

mwetegereze mulabe

obanga waliwo obuyinike obwenkana,

obwantukako,

Mukama bwe yanteekako

ku lunaku olw’obusungu bwe obungi.

131:13 a Yob 30:30 b Yer 44:6 c Kbk 3:16“Yaweereza omuliro okuva waggulu,

ne gukka mu magumba gange.

Yatega ebigere byange akatimba,

n’anzizaayo emabega.

Yandeka mpuubadde,

nga nzirise olunaku lwonna.

141:14 a Ma 28:48; Is 47:6 b Yer 32:5“Ebibi byange binfuukidde ekikoligo;

bisibiddwa ne binywezebwa omukono gwe.

Binzitoowerera mu bulago,

era bimmazeemu amaanyi.

Mukama ampaddeyo mu mikono gy’abo

be siyinza kugumiikiriza.

151:15 a Yer 37:10 b Is 41:2 c Is 28:18; Yer 18:21“Mukama anyoomye

abalwanyi abazira bonna abaali nange;

akuŋŋaanyizza eggye okunwanyisa,

okuzikiriza abavubuka bange.

Mukama alinnyiridde Omuwala Embeerera owa Yuda,

ng’omuntu bw’asambirira ezabbibu mu lyato ng’asogola.

161:16 a Kgb 2:11, 18; 3:48-49 b Zab 69:20; Mub 4:1 c nny 2; Yer 13:17; 14:17“Kyenva nkaaba,

amaaso gange ne gajjula amaziga,

kubanga tewali n’omu andi kumpi okumbeesabeesa,

ayinza okunzizaamu amaanyi.

Abaana bange banakuwavu

kubanga omulabe awangudde.”

171:17 Yer 4:31Sayuuni agolola emikono gye,

naye tewali n’omu amudduukirira.

Mukama awadde ekiragiro ku Yakobo

baliraanwa be babeere balabe be;

Yerusaalemi afuuse

ekintu ekitali kirongoofu wakati mu bo.

181:18 a 1Sa 12:14 b nny 12 c Ma 28:32, 41Mukama mutuukirivu,

newaakubadde nga najeemera ekiragiro kye.

Muwulirize mmwe amawanga gonna,

mutunuulire okubonaabona kwange;

Abavubuka bange ne bawala bange

batwalibbwa mu busibe.

191:19 Yer 14:15; Kgb 2:20“Nakoowoola bannange bannyambe,

naye tebanfaako;

bakabona bange n’abakadde b’ekibuga kyange

bazikiririra mu kibuga

nga banoonya ekyokulya

baddemu amaanyi.

201:20 a Yer 4:19 b Kgb 2:11 c Ma 32:25; Ez 7:15“Laba, Ayi Mukama Katonda bwe ndi omunakuwavu!

Ndi mu kubonaabona,

n’omutima gwange teguteredde

kubanga njeemye nnyo ekiyitiridde.

Ebweru ekitala kirindiridde okunsanyaawo,

ne mu nnyumba mulimu kufa kwereere.

211:21 a nny 8 b nny 4 c Kgb 2:15 d Is 47:11; Yer 30:16“Abantu bawulidde okusinda kwange,

naye tewali n’omu ananyamba.

Abalabe bange bonna bawulidde okusinda kwange;

basanyukidde ekyo ky’okoze.

Olunaku lwe walangirira,

lubatuukeko, babeere nga nze.

221:22 Nek 4:5“Obabonereze olw’obutali butuukirivu bwabwe bwonna,

nga nze bwe wambonereza.

Okusinda kwange kungi

n’omutima gwange guzirika.”