complete verse (Hebrews 5:3)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 5:3:

  • Uma: “So, since Big Priests are weak too, that’s why they must offer worship-gifts to pay-for their own sins. It is not just the worship-gifts of the people that they offers, but worship-gifts to pay-for their own sins also.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And because of his weakness that’s why he has first to sacrifice to God for his sins then he also sacrifices for the people.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And since there are also his mistakes, it’s necessary that he have something to sacrifice on behalf of his own behavior, just like there is also that which he will sacrifice because of the evil behavior of his fellow men.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “So when there is that which he goes to offer for the sins of the people, he must also offer something for his own sins.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And because he also sins, it is essential for him to make a sacrifice with which to ask for forgiveness for his own sin, and also for the sin of the people.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The high priest, because he also is not strong, must first offer a sacrifice to God to clear his sins. Then he offers sacrifice to clear the sins of the people.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)