complete verse (1 Corinthians 12:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 12:18:

  • Uma: “That’s why God ordered that our body be made of many kinds of parts, every kind of part he put in our body according to his desire, each in the place that is appropriate.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But when God created the human body, he placed many different things in that body whatever he wanted.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “It’s good because when God created man He didn’t create him that way. He created for the body of a person all those different things that he would need according to what God wanted.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But of-course the body isn’t like that, because God has arranged all the parts of the body in their proper place according to what he wanted.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But God really has placed each part of the body in accordance with where he desired to place it.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But God caused that our bodies be. Each part of it he caused to be where he wanted them to be.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)