complete verse (Acts 28:23)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 28:23:

  • Uma: “After that, they set a day to meet further with Paulus. When the day that they had aimed at indeed arrived, many people had gathered in Paulus’ dwelling. From morning to evening he explained to them that Yesus was the King whom God had promised. He read the contents of the Law of Musa and the letters of the prophets, he explained it to them and invited them to believe in Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then they made an appointment with Paul when he would talk to them. When the appointed day arrived, many of them went to the house where Paul lived. From morning till night, Paul explained to them and taught them about God’s rule. He tried very much to convince them to follow Isa while he taught them from the law of Musa and from the holy-book of the prophets.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And they set a day when it came, there were many Jews who gathered there at the place where Paul lived. Paul was afternooned explaining and telling them how the rule of God would be. He caused them to understand the things which Moses wrote in the law and the things written also by the ones inspired by God so that they might believe that Jesus is the king.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Then they arranged a day when-they would again -converse. When that day arrived, many-more were those who went to where-Pablo -was. And he began in the morning until it was night clarifying and confirming concerning the ruling of God. He was also clarifying what Moses and the other prophets wrote concerning the Messiah in order to persuade (desired result) them to believe in Jesus.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore they arranged a day when they would again gather there. When that day arrived, there were many of them who came to that house where he was staying. All day Pablo did nothing other than explain and testify to that crowd concerning the kingdom of God. Where he was going from was the things written by Moises and the prophets. He was persevering with them to cause them to believe that Jesus is the one referred to, that he is that Cristo, the Savior King who was promised whom they were expecting.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)