complete verse (John 5:47)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:47:

  • Uma: “If you don’t even believe what Musa wrote, how much more you cannot believe my words.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But because you do not believe the writings of Musa how can you believe my words?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And because of this, if you cannot believe the words that Moses wrote, you cannot also believe my words.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But since you don’t believe/obey that-aforementioned which he wrote, how then will you believe/obey what I am saying?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But well, since you don’t acknowledge as true the things he wrote, how will you acknowledge as true these things I am saying?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But if you do not believe the word Moses wrote, how can you believe what I tell you then?” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)