complete verse (John 7:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 7:17:

  • Uma: “Whoever want to do the will of God, they will know where my teaching is from, whether it is really from God or just my own words.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “If a person wants to do God’s will, he will know whether my teaching is from God or from my own thinking only.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The person who wishes to carry out what God wants him to do, he is the one who will know whether what I teach comes from God or whether it comes only from my thinking.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Whoever wants to do what God wants, it is he who will know where my teaching comes-from, whether God or my mind/thoughts only.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “As many as want to follow/obey the will of God, they will comprehend whether this which I am teaching really comes from God or whether it’s just my own.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “If there is someone who wants to do God’s will, he will know if what I teach comes from God or if it is just my own ideas I am speaking.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)