complete verse (1 Thessalonians 5:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 5:20:

  • Uma: “Don’t you not pay attention to the words of people who speak God’s Words.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Don’t criticise the words that God causes to be spoken (prophecy).” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Do not ignore the words of those who are inspired,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Don’t belittle/take-lightly what God’s spokesmen say either.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Don’t insult/belittle what a person is making known or teaching which is being put in his mind/inner-being by this Espiritu Santo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Have respect to what the prophets of God say, do not reject their word.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)