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1 Now on the first [day] of the week, at very early dawn, they came back to the tomb bringing the fragrant spices which they had prepared. 1 On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb.
2 And they found the stone had been rolled away from the tomb, 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb,
3 but [when they] went in, they did not find the body. 3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.
4 And it happened that while they were perplexed about this, behold, two men in gleaming clothing stood near them. 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them.
5 And [as] they were terrified and bowed their faces to the ground, they said to them, "Why are you looking for the living among the dead? 5 In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, "Why do you look for the living among the dead?
6 He is not here, but has been raised! Remember how he spoke to you [while he] was still in Galilee, 6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee:
7 saying that the Son of Man must be delivered into the hands of men [who are] sinners, and be crucified, and on the third day rise?" 7 'The Son of Man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.' "
8 And they remembered his words, 8 Then they remembered his words.
9 and [when they] returned from the tomb, they reported all these [things] to the eleven and to all the rest. 9 When they came back from the tomb, they told all these things to the Eleven and to all the others.
10 Now Mary Magdalene and Joanna and Mary the [mother] of James and the others with them were telling these [things] to the apostles. 10 It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and the others with them who told this to the apostles.
11 And these words appeared to them as nonsense, and they refused to believe them. 11 But they did not believe the women, because their words seemed to them like nonsense.
12 But Peter got up [and] ran to the tomb, and bending over to look, he saw only the [strips of] linen cloth, and he went away to his home wondering what had happened. 12 Peter, however, got up and ran to the tomb. Bending over, he saw the strips of linen lying by themselves, and he went away, wondering to himself what had happened.
13 And behold, on [that] same day, two of them were traveling to a village {named} Emmaus [that was] sixty stadia distant from Jerusalem, 13 Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem.
14 and they were conversing with one another about all these [things] that had happened. 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened.
15 And it happened that while they were conversing, and discussing, Jesus himself also approached [and] began to go along with them, 15 As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus himself came up and walked along with them;
16 but their eyes were prevented from recognizing him. 16 but they were kept from recognizing him.
17 And he said to them, "What [are] these matters that you are discussing with one another [as you] are walking along?" And they stood still, looking sad. 17 He asked them, "What are you discussing together as you walk along?" They stood still, their faces downcast.
18 And one [of them], {named} Cleopas, answered [and] said to him, "[Are] you the only one living near Jerusalem and not knowing the things that have happened in it in these days?" 18 One of them, named Cleopas, asked him, "Are you only a visitor to Jerusalem and do not know the things that have happened there in these days?"
19 And he said to them, "What [things]?" So they said to him, "The things concerning Jesus the Nazarene, a man who was a prophet, powerful in deed and word before God and all the people, 19 "What things?" he asked. "About Jesus of Nazareth," they replied. "He was a prophet, powerful in word and deed before God and all the people.
20 and how our chief priests and rulers handed him over to a sentence of death, and crucified him. 20 The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him;
21 But we were hoping that he was the one who was going to redeem Israel. But in addition to all these [things], this [is] the third day {since} these [things] took place. 21 but we had hoped that he was the one who was going to redeem Israel. And what is more, it is the third day since all this took place.
22 But also some women from among us astonished us, who were at the tomb early in the morning, 22 In addition, some of our women amazed us. They went to the tomb early this morning
23 and [when they] did not find his body, they came back saying [they] had seen even a vision of angels, who said [that] he was alive! 23 but didn't find his body. They came and told us that they had seen a vision of angels, who said he was alive.
24 And some of those with us went out to the tomb and found [it] like this, just as the women had also said, but him they did not see." 24 Then some of our companions went to the tomb and found it just as the women had said, but him they did not see."
25 And he said to them, "O foolish and slow in heart to believe in all that the prophets have spoken! 25 He said to them, "How foolish you are, and how slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken!
26 Was it not necessary [that] the Christ suffer these [things] and enter into his glory?" 26 Did not the Christ have to suffer these things and then enter his glory?"
27 And beginning from Moses and from all the prophets, he interpreted to them the things concerning himself in all the scriptures. 27 And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself.
28 And they drew near to the village where they were going, and he acted as though he was going farther. 28 As they approached the village to which they were going, Jesus acted as if he were going farther.
29 And they urged him strongly, saying, "Stay with us, because it is [getting] toward evening, and by this time the day is far spent." And he went in to stay with them. 29 But they urged him strongly, "Stay with us, for it is nearly evening; the day is almost over." So he went in to stay with them.
30 And it happened that when he reclined at the table with them, he took the bread [and] gave thanks, and [after] breaking [it], he gave [it] to them. 30 When he was at the table with them, he took bread, gave thanks, broke it and began to give it to them.
31 And their eyes were opened, and they recognized him, and he became invisible to them. 31 Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight.
32 And they said to one another, "Were not our hearts burning within us while he was speaking with us on the road, while he was explaining the scriptures to us?" 32 They asked each other, "Were not our hearts burning within us while he talked with us on the road and opened the Scriptures to us?"
33 And they got up [that] same hour [and] returned to Jerusalem and found the eleven and those with them assembled, 33 They got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them, assembled together
34 saying, "The Lord has really been raised, and has appeared to Simon!" 34 and saying, "It is true! The Lord has risen and has appeared to Simon."
35 And they began describing {what happened} on the road, and how he was recognized by them in the breaking of the bread. 35 Then the two told what had happened on the way, and how Jesus was recognized by them when he broke the bread.
36 And [while] they were saying these [things], he himself stood there among them. 36 While they were still talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, "Peace be with you."
37 But they were startled and became terrified, [and] thought [they] had seen a ghost. 37 They were startled and frightened, thinking they saw a ghost.
38 And he said to them, "Why are you frightened? And for what [reason] do doubts arise in your hearts? 38 He said to them, "Why are you troubled, and why do doubts rise in your minds?
39 Look at my hands and my feet, that I am I myself! Touch me and see, because a ghost does not have flesh and bones, as {you see that I have}." 39 Look at my hands and my feet. It is I myself ! Touch me and see; a ghost does not have flesh and bones, as you see I have."
40 And [when he] had said this, he showed them [his] hands and [his] feet. 40 When he had said this, he showed them his hands and feet.
41 And [while] they were still disbelieving because of joy and were marveling, he said to them, "Do you have anything {to eat} here?" 41 And while they still did not believe it because of joy and amazement, he asked them, "Do you have anything here to eat?"
42 So they gave him a piece of broiled fish, 42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish,
43 and he took [it] [and] ate [it] in front of them. 43 and he took it and ate it in their presence.
44 And he said to them, "These [are] my words that I spoke to you [while I] was still with you, that everything that is written about me in the law of Moses and the prophets and psalms must be fulfilled." 44 He said to them, "This is what I told you while I was still with you: Everything must be fulfilled that is written about me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets and the Psalms."
45 Then he opened their minds to understand the scriptures, 45 Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures.
46 and said to them, "Thus it is written [that] the Christ would suffer and would rise from the dead on the third day, 46 He told them, "This is what is written: The Christ will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day,
47 and repentance and the forgiveness of sins would be proclaimed in his name to all the nations, beginning from Jerusalem. 47 and repentance and forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
48 You are witnesses of these [things]. 48 You are witnesses of these things.
49 And behold, I am sending out what was promised by my Father upon you, but you stay in the city until you are clothed with power from on high." 49 I am going to send you what my Father has promised; but stay in the city until you have been clothed with power from on high."
50 And he led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands, he blessed them. 50 When he had led them out to the vicinity of Bethany, he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
51 And it happened that while he was blessing them, he parted from them and was taken up into heaven. 51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
52 And they worshiped him [and] returned to Jerusalem with great joy. 52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy.
53 And they were {continually} in the temple [courts] praising God. 53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.