complete verse (1 Corinthians 11:31)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 11:31:

  • Uma: “So, if we examine our own behavior first, the Lord will not punish us.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “If we (incl.) think about ourselves first, and we (dual) are wholehearted, God will not drop judgment on us (incl.).” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “If we check up on our own breath, God will not punish us.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “If we had-been-examining ourselves, we wouldn’t be punished.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “However if we pay good attention to our companions, of course the Lord will not pass judgment upon us.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But if we consider well in our thoughts about the meaning of the Holy Supper, then we will not be punished.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)