complete verse (John 5:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:16:

  • Uma: “That is why the Yahudi rulers began to persecute Yesus, because he healed on Sabat Day.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore the leaders of the Yahudi really became Isa’s enemies because he had healed a sick man on a day of-no-work.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Therefore from that time on the Jews were angry with Jesus because it really disturbed them that he would cure sick people on Saturday.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And that was when-they -began to hardship Jesus, because he had been doing things like this on the day for-resting.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well for the reason that Jesus had done like that on the Day of Rest, the wanting-to-cause-suffering/hardship to Jesus by the leaders of the Judio got much worse.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore the Jews persecuted Jesus, because it was said that he worked when it was a rest day.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)