complete verse (Acts 16:31)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 16:31:

  • Uma: “Paulus and Silas said: ‘Believe the Lord Yesus, [and] you(s) will be freed from the punishment of your (s) sins, you(s) and the people in your (s) house.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Paul and company said, ‘Trust in Isa Almasi, the Lord, and you will be saved including your companions in your house (lit. your companions one house).'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And they said, ‘Believe on the Lord who is Jesus and you will be freed, and your family also will be freed if they believe.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘Believe in the Lord Jesus and you (singular) will be saved, along-with all of you (plural) in the household,’ they said.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Pablo-and-companion at once answered that question of his, saying, ‘Believe-in/obey and trust in the Lord Jesus. That is what can enable you to be saved, including those of your household.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)