complete verse (John 10:22)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 10:22:

  • Uma: “In Yerusalem at that time, people made a festival to remember the big day of the consecration of the House of God long ago. At that time, it was the cold time.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then the time had come for the festival they called ‘For-purifying the temple’ there in Awrusalam. It was the cold season.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And there in the town of Jerusalem, that was the time of the feast of the Jews when they celebrated the cleaning long ago of their church, the House of God.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “During the frost-season, there is in Jerusalem a fiesta called Dedication of the Temple. When that fiesta arrived,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Cold season coincided with the fiesta in Jerusalem which was the Fiesta of Making-far-from-ordinary the Templo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “It was the time of the cold rains. There in Jerusalem the people prepared to celebrate at the church.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)