“Ana m ezipụ unu dị ka a ga-asị na ọ bụ atụrụ ka m na-ezipụ nꞌetiti agụ. Nweenụ uche dị ka agwọ.
“I am sending you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves. Treat yourselves like a serpent.
Jọn bịara nọọ nꞌetiti unu, o soghị unu rie nri, o sokwaghị unu ṅụọ ihe ọṅụṅụ. Nꞌihi nke a unu sịrị na Jọn bụ onye mmụọ ọjọọ na-achị.
For John came to be in the midst of you, and he did not eat bread with you, nor did he drink wine with you. So you say that John is a demon.
Jisọs kpọrọ otu nwantakịrị ka ọ bịakwute ya. O mere ka nwanta ahụ guzo nꞌetiti ha.
Jesus invited a little boy to come to him. He had the girl stand in their midst.
Nꞌihi na ebe ọ bụla mmadụ abụọ ma ọ bụ atọ zukọtara nꞌaha m, mụ onwe m nọ nꞌetiti ha.”
For where two or three come together in my name, I am in the midst of them. ”