complete verse (John 3:34)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 3:34:

  • Uma: “Because he is the one sent by God to utter his words, and God gave him the Holy Spirit without measure.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Almasi was sent here by God, and that is what he speaks, the word/message of God, for the Spirit of God is given to him, (of) the Spirit of God there is really nothing lacking for/in Almasi.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And as for Jesus, the one sent by God, he tells what God causes him to say, because as for God, he has thoroughly inspired Jesus with the Holy Spirit.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “because it is those-very words of God that the one God sent is saying. Because he is the one to whom God gave all the power of his Spirit.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Because that one who was sent by God, of course he says nothing other than that which God causes to be said, because he has the Espiritu Santo now with him with no ending to his help.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “This Jesus was sent by God and he speaks the word of God. And the Holy Spirit empowers Jesus without limit.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)