complete verse (Hebrews 9:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 9:20:

  • Uma: “While Musa did that, he said: ‘Here is the blood that strengthens God’s Promise to you, for you to follow.’ [lit., "in order that you follow it."]” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And Musa said, ‘This blood makes firm the covenant of God in the law which he commands you to follow.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And he said to the people, ‘This blood is a sign of the way which God has established so that he might accept us, and it’s necessary that we (incl.) thoroughly carry out this because God commanded it,’ he said.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Then he said, ‘This blood is what confirms the agreement-that-God -has-presented to you which he commanded that you obey.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “At the same time he said, ‘This is the blood which is causing-to-be-firm this initiated-agreement of God which he is causing-you -to-follow/obey.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “He said to the people: ‘Now God has made an agreement with you concerning what word you walk by now. This blood here makes effective the word he tells you,’ he said to them.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)