complete verse (Acts 15:9)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 15:9:

  • Uma: “We the Yahudi people and they who are not Yahudi people, he did not differentiate. He made their hearts holy because they believed in Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “God did not treat them differently from us (incl.),’ Petros said. ‘He also forgave their sins because they trusted in Isa.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “God doesn’t think that there is any difference between those people who aren’t Jews and us because through their believing he has forgiven them their bad doing just like he forgave the same here to us.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “What he did to them was not different, because his cleaning of their mind/thoughts was likewise due to their faith.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “That is a proof that as for us Jews and them who aren’t Jews, God now regards us all in the same way. For because of their believing and trusting in Jesus, he indeed renewed their ways/nature and forgave their sin.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)