complete verse (Ephesians 1:22)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 1:22:

  • Uma: “Everything that is, God makes/made to submit to Kristus, and he lifted [i.e., appointed] him to become the Carrier/Leader who rules all people who believe in him. Kristus is our Head,” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Almasi was told/commanded by God to rule over everything. And he is the one God chose to be the leader over all who trust in him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And as for God, He has made subject to Christ every created thing. The reason that He made Christ the master of everything is so that we (incl.) all believers might be helped.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “God made-high/raised Cristo so that he would rule all that exists, and he also is the one God appointed as leader of all who believe.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “God really has put all things under the control of Cristo. He is their like-the-head whom God has given to all those trusting and believing/obeying him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Concerning everything there is, God caused that Christ rules it. And he caused that Christ rules all the believers.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)