complete verse (Acts 8:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 8:17:

  • Uma: “Yohanes and Petrus prayed and laid-hands-on those Samaritans. So they did get the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then Petros and Yahiya laid their hands on the people of Samariya who trusted. Then they were entered into by the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And John and Peter laid their hands on them, and from that time they were inspired by the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Then Pedro and Juan laid-hands-on them, and they received the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “After Pedro-and-companion had prayed, they put their hands on those believers from there. And then they were indwelt by the Espiritu Santo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)