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1 But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they came unto the tomb, bringing the 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 rolled away from the tomb. 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb,
3 And they entered in, and found not the body of the Lord Jesus. 3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.
4 And it came to pass, while they were perplexed thereabout, behold, two men stood by them in dazzling apparel: 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them.
5 and as they were affrighted and bowed down their faces to the earth, they said unto them, Why seek ye 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 is risen: remember how he spake unto you when he was yet 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 up into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the third day rise again. 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 returned from the tomb, and told 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 they were Mary Magdalene, and Joanna, and Mary the [mother] of James: and the other women with them told these things unto 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 in their sight as idle talk; and they disbelieved them. 11 But they did not believe the women, because their words seemed to them like nonsense.
12 But Peter arose, and ran unto the tomb; and stooping and looking in, he seeth the linen cloths by themselves; and he departed to his home, wondering at that which was come to pass. 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, two of them were going that very day to a village named Emmaus, which was threescore furlongs 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 communed with each other of all these things which had happened. 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened.
15 And it came to pass, while they communed and questioned together, that Jesus himself drew near, and went 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 holden that they should not know him. 16 but they were kept from recognizing him.
17 And he said unto them, What communications are these that ye have one with another, as ye walk? 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, answering said unto him, Dost thou alone sojourn in Jerusalem and not know the things which are come to pass there 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 unto them, What things? And they said unto him, The things concerning Jesus the Nazarene, who was a prophet mighty 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 the chief priests and our rulers delivered him up to be condemned to 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 hoped that it was he who should redeem Israel. Yea and besides all this, it is now the third day since these things came to pass. 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 Moreover certain women of our company amazed us, having been early at the tomb; 22 In addition, some of our women amazed us. They went to the tomb early this morning
23 and when they found not his body, they came, saying, that they had also seen 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 certain of them that were with us went to the tomb, and found it even so as the women had said: but him they saw not. 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 unto them, O foolish men, and slow of 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 Behooved it not the Christ to suffer these things, and to 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 in all the scriptures the things concerning himself. 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 nigh unto the village, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further. 28 As they approached the village to which they were going, Jesus acted as if he were going farther.
29 And they constrained him, saying, Abide with us; for it is toward evening, and the day is now far spent. And he went in to abide 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 came to pass, when he had sat down with them to meat, he took the bread and blessed; and breaking [it] he gave 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 knew him; and he vanished out of their sight. 31 Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight.
32 And they said one to another, Was not our heart burning within us, while he spake to us in the way, while he opened to us the scriptures? 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 rose up that very hour, and returned to Jerusalem, and found the eleven gathered together, and them that were with them, 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 is risen indeed, and hath appeared to Simon. 34 and saying, "It is true! The Lord has risen and has appeared to Simon."
35 And they rehearsed the things [that happened] in the way, and how he was known of 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 as they spake these things, he himself stood in the midst of them, and saith unto them, Peace [be] unto you. 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 terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they beheld a spirit. 37 They were startled and frightened, thinking they saw a ghost.
38 And he said unto them, Why are ye troubled? and wherefore do questionings arise in your heart? 38 He said to them, "Why are you troubled, and why do doubts rise in your minds?
39 See my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye behold me having. 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 still disbelieved for joy, and wondered, he said unto them, Have ye here anything to eat? 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 And they gave him a piece of a broiled fish. 42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish,
43 And he took it, and ate before them. 43 and he took it and ate it in their presence.
44 And he said unto them, These are my words which I spake unto you, while I was yet with you, that all things must needs be fulfilled, which are written in the law of Moses, and the prophets, and the psalms, concerning me. 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 opened he their mind, that they might understand the scriptures; 45 Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures.
46 and he said unto them, Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer, and rise again from the dead 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 that repentance and remission of sins should be preached in his name unto 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 Ye are witnesses of these things. 48 You are witnesses of these things.
49 And behold, I send forth the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city, until ye be 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 until [they were] over against Bethany: and he lifted up his hands, and 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 came to pass, while he blessed them, he parted from them, and was carried up into heaven. 51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
52 And they worshipped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy: 52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy.
53 and were continually in the temple, blessing God. 53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.