complete verse (1 Corinthians 12:11)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 12:11:

  • Uma: “All of this, it is the one and the same Holy Spirit’s work. He divides his gifts to every one of us according to his own decision.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But there is only one who gives these different kinds of expertise and this is the Spirit of God. He is the ruler as to what expertise he gives and to whom he gives it.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And now all of these skills come from the Holy Spirit, even though they are not the same. He gives them according to what He wants to give to each person.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But it is God’s Spirit alone who is the source of all these abilities, and he is the one who distributes-them to each one according to what he wants.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But, as-has-been-said, just-one only is this Espiritu Santo who gives all of this and who distributes all of these different abilities according to his determined-plan.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But concerning all these works, it is the Holy Spirit alone who enables the people to do the work. He it is who gives to each believer the kind of work he is to do.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)