complete verse (Acts 13:38)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 13:38:

  • Uma: “So, relatives, that’s why a announced to you this news: with what happened to Yesus, your sins may be forgiven.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Na, my brothers,’ Paul said, ‘you all should really know that even if you obey the law of Musa, this really cannot take away your sins. But whoever of you trusts in Isa, all your sins are taken away. Therefore this message about Isa is proclaimed to you.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “It is necessary, brethren, that you understand that because of Jesus we are causing you now to understand that we (incl.) are forgiven by God of our bad customs.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Companions, here-now I want you to come-to-know correctly that by-means-of what Jesus did, it is possible for God to forgive our sins.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore it’s necessary that you comprehend this, brethren, this which we (excl.) are teaching you today that, because of what Jesus did, it’s possible that all your sin be forgiven.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)