complete verse (John 1:51)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 1:51:

  • Uma: “After that, Yesus also said: ‘These words of mine are really true: you will see the sky open and the angels of God going up and coming down to me, the Child of Mankind.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And Isa said to them, ‘Truly I tell you, in the future you will see heaven open and you will also see the angels of God coming down and going up from me, the Son of Mankind.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Jesus said again to him, ‘I truly say to you that you in the future will see heaven opened, and I, the older sibling of mankind, you all will see the angels of God climbing up and coming down in front of me.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Then he said to them, ‘This that I tell you is true that in-the-future you will see heaven open. And then you will see the angels of God going to heaven and coming-down on me who am Child of a Person.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “This is really the truth which I am telling you. You will see the sky/heavens open and angels of God, going up, going down, coming here to me who am the One From Heaven Born of Man.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Again Jesus spoke, ‘Truly I tell you, you will see heaven opened and God’s angels going and coming where stands the Man who came from heaven.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)