complete verse (1 Corinthians 11:28)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 11:28:

  • Uma: “So, every person must examine his own behavior first, and only then should he eat that bread and drink that wine.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore when you gather to eat and drink for remembering Isa Almasi you should first each one think about what you have done then you can eat and drink.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “That’s why each one must check up on his own breath, to see whether his faith in the death of Jesus is true or not; and then it is possible that he eat and drink.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore what each one ought to do-first is to (mentally)-examine himself as to whether his thoughts are correct so that after that he will join in eating-together and drinking-together.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore be careful how you eat the bread and drink the drink which is the remembrance of the Lord’s death.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore now, each one of you consider your thoughts before you eat the Holy Supper.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)