complete verse (Ephesians 3:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of Ephesians 3:20:

  • Uma: “The power of God that works in our lives is very great. With that power he can do still more than all that we ask, he can do still more than all that we think.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Let us (incl.) praise God for because of his power that he sent/caused-to-be-here in our (incl.) livers, he can do much more than all that we (dual) can ask or even think of.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Let us praise God, because by means of His great power which He has caused to live here in us, He can do great things for He can do greater things than anything we (incl.) can think or ask for.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “May God who is all powerful be praised. Because he is able to do far more than even anything we request and even moreover what we think-about because-of the power of his Spirit who is present working in us.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore, (it’s) necessary (that), we truly praise this God, he who can do more-sufficiently and exceedingly-more than all we ask of him, or even than (what) we are thinking, according to this supernatural-power of his that we are experiencing in our lives.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “God has supreme power because he can do what he is asked. Not only what word lands on our hearts which we ask him to do, rather much more will he do than we ask. And now the power of God is what strengthens us now.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)