At this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there,1 but she did not realize that it was Jesus.215"Woman," he said, "why are you crying?3 Who is it you are looking for?" Thinking he was the gardener, she said, "Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him, and I will get him."
Jesus said to her, "Mary." She turned toward him and cried out in Aramaic,4 "Rabboni!"5 (which means Teacher).
Jesus said, "Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet returned to the Father. Go instead to my brothers6 and tell them, 'I am returning to my Father7 and your Father, to my God and your God.' "18
Mary Magdalene8 went to the disciples9 with the news: "I have seen the Lord!" And she told them that he had said these things to her.