complete verse (Galatians 5:2)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 5:2:

  • Uma: “Listen! I Paulus say to you: if you want to become straight in God’s sight by following the circumcision custom of the Law of Musa, it means that Kristus is of no use/value to you.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Keep/store-up this saying of mine. If you say that you ought to be circumcised in order that you be considered straight by God, the coming of Almasi is of no use for you.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “It’s very true, this I say to you that if the thing you are trusting is your circumcision in order to be saved, Christ cannot help you.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Listen to this, because I Pablo am the one who said it: if you get-circumcised because you think you need to do it in order to be made-righteous in the sight of God, what Cristo did is of absolutely no use for you.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Listen well to this, I Pablo am saying to you, as long as you submit to that teaching about being circumcised in order to become righteous in God’s sight, you won’t derive any benefit from the death of Cristo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Listen to the word which I Paul tell you. Don’t allow that you be marked, thinking that this takes care of your sins. If so, then in vain do you know Christ then.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)