complete verse (Hebrews 7:12)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 7:12:

  • Uma: “So, if the priests descendants of Lewi are replaced with another priest, the Law of Musa must certainly also be replaced.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Na, when the priesthood has already been changed, the law also has to be changed.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And when the priests are replaced, it is necessary that the Law which they observe is also replaced.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And if the priesthood of the one(s) representing people to God is replaced, it is also necessary to replace the law that is being followed.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, if the priesthood was made new, of course it would not be possible/acceptable that the laws concerning this priesthood not be made new also.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And now that the priests have been changed, it is necessary that also the law be changed.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)