complete verse (John 7:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 7:16:

  • Uma: “Yesus said saying to them: ‘What I teach to you, is teaching from God who sent me, not my own teaching.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa answered them, he said, ‘My teaching is not from my own knowledge/wisdom but from God, the one who sent me.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Jesus answered them, ‘It’s not my own wisdom that I am teaching, but rather it comes from God who sent me.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When Jesus heard then what they said aforementioned, he answered them and said, ‘This that I am teaching, it didn’t come-from my mind/thoughts, but rather it came-from God who sent me.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Jesus answered them, saying, ‘This which I am teaching, it’s not my own, but on the contrary this comes from him who sent me to come here.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Jesus said, ‘That which I teach isn’t just my ideas. It is the word of him who sent me.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)