complete verse (Galatians 5:24)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 5:24:

  • Uma: “We can say like this: We who are the portion of Kristus Yesus, we were crucified together with him–its meaning, our connection with the evil desires of our hearts is severed, we no longer follow our own desires.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And all people belonging to Isa Almasi, they now consider that their greedy-desires have as if figuratively died together with Isa when he was nailed to the post. That means, they no longer obey/follow their greedy-desire and whatever their body wants.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And everybody who belongs already to Jesus Christ, it’s as if he has already nailed to the cross his sinful body, which is to say, he has already abandoned his evil desires and the things that he wants.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because the person who belongs to Cristo Jesus, it’s as if he has already nailed his human mind to the cross, along-with all his evil desires.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Those who are united/tied-together with Cristo Jesus, it’s like they have now killed their congenital evil desires and their disgusting desires.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “All who walk with Christ Jesus have now caused that they no longer do evil pleasures in which they used to walk.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)