complete verse (John 2:19)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 2:19:

  • Uma: “Yesus said: ‘Destroy/tear down this House of God, you will yourselves see it happen in three days that I build it up again.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa answered them, he said, ‘Tear down this temple and I will erect it again in three days.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Jesus answered and he said, ‘Tear down this house and within three days I will raise it up again.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Jesus said, ‘Wreck this Temple so that I will again build it in three days.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Jesus answered, saying, ‘Destroy this building/house, and I will restore it in only three days.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Jesus said, ‘Wreck this church here, and in only three days I will build it up again.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)