complete verse (1 Corinthians 14:31)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 14:31:

  • Uma: “If you do like that, you can all take-turns speaking God’s words, so that all of you get teaching and the hearts of all of you are strengthened.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “If you do like this it is possible that you all take turns speaking the word of God in order that you all can be taught and your liver encouraged.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “You may all speak; however, don’t speak at the same time, and then everybody can be taught and can de advised.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because if you do that, you will all have opportunity to take-turns in telling what God has made-known to you so that you will all be taught and your faith will be strengthened.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For if it’s like this all of those who are being inspired by the Espiritu Santo can speak, but they need to take turns, so that everyone gathered will be taught to the encouraging (lit.strengthening of the mind/inner-being) of all.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Concerning all those whom God puts in their minds the word they must speak, they should speak in turn in order that the people who listen to their words will understand about the words and thus be strengthened.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)