complete verse (1 Corinthians 1:24)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 1:24:

  • Uma: “But God calls some people to be his portion. Some of them are Yahudi, some are Yunani. When those people hear the Good News and believe in Kristus, they come to know God’s power and wisdom [clearness].” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But as for the people chosen by God that he made his people, whether they are Yahudi or from a different tribe, they believe that in Almasi God’s power and his deep wisdom are really seen.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “But anybody, whether Jew or Greek, if they will obey God when He causes them to believe, they come to know that by means of the nailing of Christ, God has revealed His power and wisdom.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But as for us whom God has called, whether Jews or Gentiles (loan Gentil), we know that Cristo is the means-of-showing the power and wisdom of God.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But for people, Jews or otherwise, who obeyed what God put in their minds which was to submit to him, they have really comprehended now that, in this that Cristo did, the supernatural-power of God is made evident along with the good-quality of his determined-plan.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But concerning us who now believe in Christ, Jews and those are not Jews alike, God called all of us and opened our minds so that we know that Christ has the power of God and he has the wisdom of God.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)