complete verse (Acts 8:14)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 8:14:

  • Uma: “The apostles of the Lord Yesus in Yerusalem heard what happened in Samaria, because some said to them: ‘The Samaria people there [out of sight] they are receiving the Word of God too.’ That is why they made plans, ordering Petrus and Yohanes to go there.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then, the commissioned ones who were there in Awrusalam heard that the people of Samariya had believed-obeyed the word/message of God. So they sent Petros and Yahiya to Samariya.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And the apostles in Jerusalem heard that the Samarians had believed in the word of God. That’s why they sent Peter and John there.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When the apostles in Jerusalem heard that those-from-Samaria had received the word of God, they sent Pedro and Juan to go there.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, when the apostles in Jerusalem heard news that the taga Samaria had now believed the word of God, they sent Pedro and Juan there.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)