complete verse (Acts 15:40)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 15:40:

  • Uma: “But Paulus chose Silas to accompany him, and they left. And their one-faith relatives in the town of Antiokhia gave them a send-off with prayer, so that God would watch over them with his grace [white insides] on their journey.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Paul chose Silas as his companion. The disciples of Isa there prayed to God for Paul and company that God would take care of them. And then they went.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “But as for Paul, he chose Silas to go with him, and they left also. And as for the believers there in Antioch, they called upon God that he would help these two on their journey.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But Pablo, he chose Silas as his companion. The believers prayed-for them that the Lord would have-mercy-on and take-care-of them in all the places-where-they were-going.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “As for Pablo, Silas is whom he caused to accompany him. Before they set out, they were entrusted by the believers there at Antioquia to be taken care of and graced by the Lord on their journey. And then they set out,” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)