complete verse (Galatians 6:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 6:17:

  • Uma: “Finally, I request that no-one trouble me any more. Because the scars of beating on my body, [they are] a sign that I am the slave of the Lord Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Beginning today my desire is that there will no longer be anyone troubling me about/concerning my authority to proclaim about Isa Almasi. Because of the scars in this my body it is clear that I am a servant of Isa Almasi.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Starting from now, it’s necessary that nobody says that Jesus has not given me the authority to teach. You can tell by my body that I obey the commands of Christ. There are many scars of the wounds that were made by the enemies of Jesus.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Beginning now, may no one hardship-me by making-fun-of/deprecating what I teach, because my body which is repeatedly-scarred, that shows that I truly am-serving Cristo.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore, from now on, hopefully there will be no more among you who will cause me hardship through wrong teaching. Because why my whole body is now covered with scars is, just because of my standing up for this truth, that Jesus entrusted to me.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “In the days which follow I do not want to have to argue with anyone. These scars on my body caused by people hurting me, show that I am my Lord Jesus’ worker.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)