complete verse (Acts 4:31)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 4:31:

  • Uma: “After they prayed like that, their house where they were meeting rocked, and they were all controlled by the Holy Spirit. From there, they were brave to utter the Word of God to the crowds.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “After they had prayed to God, that house where they were gathered was shaken by God, and they were controlled/ruled by the Holy Spirit. So-then they proclaimed the word/message of God without any fear of man whatsoever.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And when they prayed they felt the house where they were gathered shaking, and they were thoroughly inspired by the Holy Spirit, each one of them, so that they had no fear. And their spreading the word of God held no fear for them.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When they had prayed, the house where they were gathered shook. Then they were full of the power of the Holy Spirit, and they all became-brave to tell the word of God.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Just when their prayer was ended, that place where they were meeting shook. And all of them truly were strengthened by the Espiritu Santo who was indwelling them, that their minds/inner-beings would be much bolder in relating the word of God.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)