complete verse (Acts 8:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 8:15:

  • Uma: “When Petrus and Yohanes arrived there, they prayed requesting on behalf of the Samaritans who had believed in the Lord Yesus, that the Lord give them the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “When they arrived there, they prayed to God for the ones trusting in Isa in order that they would be entered into by the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “They went there, and they prayed that the Samarians might be given the Holy Spirit,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When they arrived, they then prayed-for the ones who had believed so they would receive the Holy Spirit,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When those two arrived there, they prayed for those taga Samaria who had believed, that they also would be indwelt by the Espiritu Santo, just like the Jews who believed.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)