complete verse (Mark 11:28)

Following are a number of back-translations of Mark 11:28:

  • Uma: “They asked Yesus, they said: ‘Tell us (excl.) from where is your authority [lit., seat] to do all this in the House of God. Who gave you authority like that!'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “They said to him, ‘What was your authority to do what you did the other day? Who gave you the authority?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “They asked Jesus, ‘All these things that you do here in the church, do you have a right to do them and who gave you the right to do them?'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “They asked him saying, ‘What is your (sing.) authority to be doing these-things? Who gave you (sing.) this authority of yours (sing.)?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “They questioned him, saying, ‘What is your authority for doing these things? Who gave you this authority?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)