complete verse (1 Corinthians 15:49)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 15:49:

  • Uma: “At this time, our life is like the life of Adam, for our bodies are still bodies that are fit to dwell on earth. In the future we will live like Kristus, and at that time our bodies will be fit to dwell in heaven.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Here in the world our (incl.) bodies resemble the body of Grandfather Adam made from earth. When we (dual) are there in heaven our (incl.) bodies will also resemble the body of Almasi the person from heaven.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “For since our bodies were made like the body of the first man who was made from the earth, it is necessary that our bodies also are like the body of Christ, who is the man who came from Heaven.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore we also who are earthly, we now take-after the one who was from the earth, but in the future, all of us who have been joined to the one who was from heaven who is Cristo, we will also take-after him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, just as for all this time we have lived the life of a person who is fitted-for-earth, we must now make our nature/ways like that of a person fitted-for-heaven, who is Cristo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Concerning us, we have our bodies which are like the body of Adam. But afterwards, there will be our bodies like the body of Christ who came from heaven.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)