complete verse (John 5:21)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:21:

  • Uma: “Like my Father raises the dead and gives them life, so also I give life to whomever I choose.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “My Father God causes dead people to be alive. Likewise also I, the Son of God, I am able to make alive whoever I wish.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for my father, he raised the dead and he gives them life. And I, his child, life also is what I will give anyone whom I choose.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because my Father, he makes-alive the dead, and that also is what I his Child will do, because I make-alive whomever I want to make-alive.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For in the way in which the Father raises-to-life those who have died, like that indeed the Son will raise-to-life as many as he wants to raise-to-life.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The Father causes to be resurrected those who died. Also the Son of God will cause to be all who he wants to.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)