complete verse (Acts 10:38)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 10:38:

  • Uma: “You also know the account of Yesus of Nazaret. God chose him and gave him the Holy Spirit and power. Everywhere he went in the land of the Yahudi people, he did what was good, and healed all the people who were controlled by the King of Evil-ones, because God was with him.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “You know about Isa, the man of Nasaret. God sent to him the Holy Spirit and gave him power. He travelled and everywhere he went, he did good (works). He healed all who were possessed by the leader of demons, because God was there with him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Jesus of Nazareth, God caused him to be inspired by the Holy Spirit, and he gave him great power. And he went to all the villages, and his works were good to the people, and he cured all who were afflicted by Satan. He was able to do this because God never left him.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “You know that God gave the Holy Spirit and his power to Jesus in order that wherever he was-going, only good is what he was-doing and he was-healing all who were hardshipped by the Devil (loan Diablo), because God was in/with him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “This Jesus the taga Nazaret, he was chosen and dedicated/secured by God through the Espiritu Santo who indwelt him and by the far-from-ordinary supernatural-power given to him. He went all over our (excl.) land, doing good works, and he made well even those possessed by evil-spirits, through the strength of the help of God which was always with him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)