complete verse (Galatians 6:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 6:15:

  • Uma: “Circumcised or not, that is not the main thing. The main thing is new life from God.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “There is no use even if/whether a person is circumcised or not. That is the most valuable/precious (thing) that we (dual) have been made new by God.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Circumcision is of no value, neither is not being circumcised of any value. The thing which has great value is our being made new creatures.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “It doesn’t matter if a person has gotten-circumcised or not, because what is valuable/important is God’s having-caused-us -to-become new people.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For it’s not important whether or not a person is curcumcised. What is important is, whether or not his nature/ways and mind/inner-being have been renewed by the Espiritu Santo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “If we now walk with Christ Jesus, then there is no value if a person is marked in his body or not. That which is of value is that we, in our thinking, are new people.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)