complete verse (Hebrews 7:15)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 7:15:

  • Uma: “So it is even clearer that the Law of Musa and the priests descendants of Lewi have been replaced, for our Big Priest who has just appeared is a priest like Melkisedek, he is not from the descendants of Lewi.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “It is really clear that the law has already been changed because there is already a different priest and he is like Malkisadik.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And it’s also very clear that when the priests who are the descendants of Levi were replaced, the Law was also replaced because there is now another priest like Melchizedek.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “It’s even easier for us to understand that the original kind of priest and the law they followed has already been replaced if we remember that Jesus who was their replacement is a different kind of priest like the priesthood of Melkizedek.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “As for this making new by God of the way/trail of righteousness in his sight, it became really clear when another priest arose (lit. stood up) who was like this Melquisedec.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Thus it is seen well that a different new priest lives who has taken up the work which the priest Melchizedek worked at.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)