complete verse (Acts 28:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 28:17:

  • Uma: “When we had been there three days, Paulus called the Yahudi elders to meet with him. At that meeting, Paulus spoke, saying to them: ‘Relatives, I have done no wrong to our (incl.) relatives the Yahudi people, and I have not transgressed the customs of our (incl.) elders. But even so, I was arrested in Yerusalem and turned-over to the government of Roma.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “After three days (and nights), Paul told the leaders of the Yahudi in that city to gather. When they were gathered there, Paul said to them, ‘My brothers, I here, I do not have any sin toward my fellow Yahudi and I have never transgressed the customs of our (incl.) ancestors. But even though I have no sin, the Yahudi in Awrusalam seized me and imprisoned me and they handed me over into the hands/hold of the Romans (tribe).” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Three days after we arrived, Paul called the leaders of the Jews to gather. And when they were gathered, Paul said to them, ‘Brethren, even though I did nothing bad against our companion Jews in Jerusalem and I did not also disobey the customs which our ancestors left to us, they put me in prison and delivered me into the Roman officials.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When three days went-by, Pablo caused-to-be-called the leaders of the Jews who were in Roma. When they gathered, he said to them, ‘Brothers, I have no crime against our fellow Jews. Neither have I done anything against the customs of our ancestors. But they arrested-me nonetheless in Jerusalem, and they turned-me-over to the Romano.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When it was now the third day, Pablo called for the leaders of the Jews there in Roma to come. When they were now assembled, Pablo said to them, ‘As for me, brethren, even though I have done nothing against our (incl.) nation or against our (incl.) handed-down customs, they arrested me in Jerusalem and then handed me over to the Romano and I was imprisoned.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)