complete verse (Acts 13:28)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 13:28:

  • Uma: “Even though they did not find anything fitting in order to condemn him to death, they kept on asking Pilatus that he be killed.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Even though they could not find any fault in Isa worthy for him to be killed, they really begged Governor Pilatus that he be killed.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And in spite of the fact that they could not find any sin which was worthy of his being killed, they begged Governor Pilate that he would have Jesus killed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Even though they knew of no sin-he-had-done, they asked Pilato nevertheless to have-him-killed.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Yes indeed, even though they could find no sin which he had done, they persistently-requested Pilato that he be killed.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)