complete verse (1 Corinthians 9:2)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 9:2:

  • Uma: “If other people don’t admit that I am an apostle of the Lord Yesus, you, relatives, you must admit it. For I am the one who brought the Good News to your village. Your faith in the Lord Yesus makes-clear that I am indeed his apostle.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Even though other people say that I was not commissioned by Isa Almasi but as for you there in Korinto you know that I was really commissioned. You are really the proof that I am a person commissioned (apostle) because you follow Isa Almasi because of me.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And even though some do not believe that I am an apostle, you there in Corinth, you know already that I am an apostle because it’s not like that by means of me you were given new life.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Even though other people don’t acknowledge that I am an apostle, you shouldn’t have any doubts, because your being-joined to the Lord Jesus is what confirms my apostleship.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Even though others don’t acknowledge my apostleship surely as for you, you(emph) acknowledge it. Because this believing/obeying Cristo of yours is what testifies to my apostleship.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Even though there are some who say that I am not Christ’s representative, you know very well that I am. Now because you believe in Christ, you therefore truly realize that I am his representative.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)