complete verse (Hebrews 9:1)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 9:1:

  • Uma: “As for the Promise of God that was delivered by Musa to the Yahudi people long ago, they had customs of worship and they had a worship house that was made by mankind.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “In the first/previous covenant there were laws about worship and there was also a house for worship made by the people.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And in that first way for God to become one with mankind, God taught the way they should worship Him and how they should build the church here on the earth.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “God’s first agreement-that-he -presented to his people, it had commands concerning the proper way for them to worship him. There was also a Tent which they set-up in-which-to-worship him on this earth.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well in that initiated-agreement in the past there were indeed laws that the people were following/obeying in their worshipping, and there was a house/building which was their worshipping-place here in the world.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “In the old agreement which was before, there are many words written about what all the people will do as they worship God. But there where the people worship, it is a church which was here on earth.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)