complete verse (Colossians 1:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of Colossians 1:8:

  • Uma: “He is the one who told us (excl.) that you love all the followers of the Lord Yesus because of the power of the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “He hep is the one who told us (excl.) that you love each other. This love was put in your livers by God’s Spirit.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “He has told us that your kindness to your fellow believers is great because you are inspired by the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “He also is the one who told us (excl.) concerning your love to us (excl.) and to your fellows which the Ispirito Santo (Holy Spirit) gives.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “He is the one from whom we came to know about the big-size of your valuing of one another through the help of the Espiritu Santo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “This Epaphras is the one who told me how it is that the Holy Spirit is causing that you love one another.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)