complete verse (James 4:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of James 4:10:

  • Uma: “We must make-low our hearts [humble ourselves] in front of the Lord, he will make-high [exalt] us.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Cause your livers to be lowly/humble towards God and he will make you great.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “for if you submit yourselves to God, he will make you high.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because if you humble yourselves in the sight of God, he will also raise you (i.e. make you important).” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Humble yourselves in the sight of God. Because, as for the humble, he will elevate them.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “When you worship God, live in humbleness. God will exalt you when you do this.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)