complete verse (John 5:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:20:

  • Uma: “Because my Father loves me, and he shows me all that he does. I healed that sick person the other day, and I will also do other work that is greater than that, with the result that you will be surprised.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “For I am loved by my Father God, and he has made known to me all that he does. And in the future he will yet cause me to do more powerful deeds than those deeds I have done, and then you all will marvel very much.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for me, the son, I am very big in the breath of my father, and he shows me all that he does. And that is not all, because in the future even more powerful things is that which he will teach me, and I will do them so that you might be amazed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because my Father, he loves me. Therefore he shows me all that he is doing. And there is also that which he will have-me -show that will be more-amazing than this that I have done. And you will be amazed indeed.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Because the Son is really held dear by the Father. Therefore he shows him everything that he is doing. There are greater things than those which are being done which will be shown by the Father to be done by the Son so that you will be amazed.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The Father loves his Son and shows him all that he does. And he will show him other harder things which will amaze you when you see.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)