complete verse (Acts 6:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 6:15:

  • Uma: “Hearing this, all the judges stared at Stefanus. What should they see, but that his face was like the face of an angel.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then when the councilors heard what they said, they all looked straight/intently at Estepan. They saw Estepan’s face shine like the face of an angel.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And all the leaders there stared at Stephen, and his appearance, it was as if it were the appearance of a messenger of God because of his being inspired.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “The leaders who were gathered there, they were-staring-at Esteban, and they saw that his face, it was like the face of an angel.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When all those members of the Sanedrin sitting there heard, they looked straight at Esteban not moving their eyes, for they saw his face gleaming like the face of an angel.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)