complete verse (1 Corinthians 15:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 15:17:

  • Uma: “And if he really wasn’t caused to live again, your faith has no use, you are not freed from the punishment of your sins.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And if Almasi was not made alive again it means that there is no use in your trusting in him and your sins are not yet forgiven; you are still like tied up by your sins.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And if Christ was not raised, you believed a lie, and it’s not possible for you to be freed from punishment because of our sins.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And if he didn’t make-Cristo -alive, your faith is absolutely useless and your sins are still-there.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, if Cristo was not made to live again, of course you are still under God’s punishment because of your sins. Well isn’t it so that if it’s like that, it will turn out that there is no value/usefulness to your believing/obeying?” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “If it be that Christ did not resurrect, then the faith you have is of no use. Because then your sins would not be paid for.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)