complete verse (Acts 6:6)

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

  • Uma: “Those seven were taken to the apostles of Lord Yesus, and those apostles placed-hands-on their heads and prayed requesting that the Lord bless them.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then they brought those seven men to face the commissioned ones. The commissioned ones prayed/made-supplication for those seven men to God and they laid their hands on them, as a sign that they were the ones given that work.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And they brought those whom they had chosen before the apostles, and the apostles prayed and placed their hands on them which was a way of giving authority to them.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Those seven, they had-them -stand before the apostles, and the apostles, they prayed laying-their-hands-on them.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And then they caused those seven to stand in the presence of the apostles to have them prayed for with putting-on-the-hand.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)