complete verse (Acts 20:23)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 20:23:

  • Uma: “All I know is, in every town that I have gone to, the Holy Spirit made clear to me that I will certainly be bound/tied-up there and received suffering.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The only thing I know,’ Paul said, ‘I am assured by the Holy Spirit in all the places I come to, that I will be imprisoned and persecuted.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The only thing I know is that in every village that we have passed through, the Holy Spirit has made clear to me that I am going to be put in prison and there will be many hard things that I will have to experience.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “I know only what the Holy Spirit has warned me in the various-towns I have visited that in-the-future I will be imprisoned and hardshipped.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “All I know is what the Espiritu Santo has testified about to me in each city I arrived at, that waiting for me is jail and other hardships also.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)