complete verse (1 Corinthians 6:11)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 6:11:

  • Uma: “Some of you, relatives, had character like that before. But God cleaned you, he made you his portion, he made you straight in his sight. He did this because of your connection with the Lord Yesus Kristus and with the power of the Spirit from our Lord, the Lord God.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Formerly some of you did like that. But now you have been made clean, your sins have been removed. You have been made God’s people. God considers you as straight because of what our (incl.) Leader Isa Almasi has done and because of the power of the Spirit of our (incl.) God.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The activity of some of you long ago was like this. But now, you’ve been cleaned from your evil activity, and you have been made people who belong to God. And by means of the power of the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, and by means of your being guided by the Holy Spirit, which comes from our (incl.) God, God now thinks of you as righteous.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Previously, some of you were-doing-things like those, but now, because of your being joined to the Lord Jesu Cristo and through God’s Spirit, you have been cleansed from your sins, you have become God’s holy people, and you have been counted as righteous in his sight.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “In the past there were some like that among you. But now, you have been cleansed from your sins, and dedicated/secured to God as being his people now. He now regards you as having no sin in his sight. All of this, (it has been accomplished) by the strength of what the Lord Jesu-Cristo did and (by) the supernatural-power of God’s Espiritu Santo whom he caused-to-indwell us.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Concerning this word I tell you, some of you were like this. But now you have been cleared. Now you are God’s people because you believed in the Lord Jesus. And now you walk with the Holy Spirit whom God sent to you.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)