complete verse (Galatians 5:22)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 5:22:

  • Uma: “But if we are led by the Holy Spirit, our behavior is like this: we love others, we are-happy, our hearts are-calm, patient, our behavior is smooth/gentle and good, our faith remains/stays,” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But a person when he is ruled by God’s Spirit these things are his deeds: he loves his fellow-men, he is glad/joyful in his liver, and his thinking/mind is good. He knows how to tolerate/be patient with his companion and his custom to his fellow-man is good. He always-helps and he is trustworthy.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “We can identify also the behavior which is possible by means of the power of the Holy Spirit. Because if we are carried along by the Holy Spirit, our companions are precious in our (incl.) breath, we are always joyful, our breaths are always peaceful, we are patient, we are kind, we are generous, we are faithful to what we say.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But the behavior that God’s Spirit causes-to-come-forth, it is these: love, happiness, getting-along, patience, being-helpful, he does good to his companions, trustworthy,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But if a person submits to the control of the Espiritu Santo these things are its outcome, truly valuing one’s fellowman, firmly-secured happiness and peace of mind/inner-being, being gracious/merciful, having a good nature/ways, being really reliable,” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But the Holy Spirit strengthens a person in what he does. This person then loves his fellow-man, he is joyful, he has peace in his heart, he endures what he goes through, he is a good person, he doesn’t begrudge the good he does, the words which come from his mouth he does.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)