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1 Very early in the morning on the first day of the week, the women went to the tomb, bringing the fragrant spices 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 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb,
3 but when they went in, they didn't find the body of the Lord Jesus. 3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.
4 They didn't know what to make of this. Suddenly, two men were standing beside them in gleaming bright clothing. 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them.
5 The women were frightened and bowed their faces toward the ground, but the men said to them, "Why do you look 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 isn't here, but has been raised. Remember what he told 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 that the Human One must be handed over to sinners, be crucified, and on 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 Then they remembered his words. 8 Then they remembered his words.
9 When they returned from the tomb, they reported all these things to the eleven and all the others. 9 When they came back from the tomb, they told all these things to the Eleven and to all the others.
10 It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and the other women with them who told 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 Their words struck the apostles as nonsense, and they didn't believe the women. 11 But they did not believe the women, because their words seemed to them like nonsense.
12 But Peter ran to the tomb. When he bent over to look inside, he saw only the linen cloth. Then he returned 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 On that same day, two disciples were traveling to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. 13 Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem.
14 They were talking to each other about everything that had happened. 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened.
15 While they were discussing these things, Jesus himself arrived and joined them on their journey. 15 As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus himself came up and walked along with them;
16 They were prevented from recognizing him. 16 but they were kept from recognizing him.
17 He said to them, "What are you talking about as you walk along?" They stopped, their faces downcast. 17 He asked them, "What are you discussing together as you walk along?" They stood still, their faces downcast.
18 The one named Cleopas replied, "Are you the only visitor to Jerusalem who is unaware of the things that have taken place there over the last few 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 He said to them, "What things?" They said to him, "The things about Jesus of Nazareth. Because of his powerful deeds and words, he was recognized by God and all the people as a prophet. 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 But our chief priests and our leaders handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him. 20 The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him;
21 We had hoped he was the one who would redeem Israel. All these things happened three days ago. 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 there's more: Some women from our group have left us stunned. They went to the tomb early this morning 22 In addition, some of our women amazed us. They went to the tomb early this morning
23 and didn't find his body. They came to us saying that they had even seen a vision of angels who told them he is 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 Some of those who were with us went to the tomb and found things just as the women said. They didn't see him." 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 Then Jesus said to them, "You foolish people! Your dull minds keep you from believing all that the prophets talked about. 25 He said to them, "How foolish you are, and how slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken!
26 Wasn't it necessary for the Christ to suffer these things and then enter into his glory?" 26 Did not the Christ have to suffer these things and then enter his glory?"
27 Then he interpreted for them the things written about himself in all the scriptures, starting with Moses and going through all the Prophets. 27 And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself.
28 When they came to Emmaus, he acted as if he was going on ahead. 28 As they approached the village to which they were going, Jesus acted as if he were going farther.
29 But they urged him, saying, "Stay with us. It's nearly evening, and the day is almost over." So 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 After he took his seat at the table with them, he took the bread, blessed and broke it, and 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 Their eyes were opened and they recognized him, but he disappeared from their sight. 31 Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight.
32 They said to each other, "Weren't our hearts on fire when he spoke to us along the road and when he explained the scriptures for 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 They got up right then and returned to Jerusalem. They found the eleven and their companions gathered together. 33 They got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them, assembled together
34 They were saying to each other, "The Lord really has risen! He appeared to Simon!" 34 and saying, "It is true! The Lord has risen and has appeared to Simon."
35 Then the two disciples described what had happened along the road and how Jesus was made known to them as he broke 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 While they were saying these things, Jesus himself stood among them and said, "Peace be with you!" 36 While they were still talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, "Peace be with you."
37 They were terrified and afraid. They thought they were seeing a ghost. 37 They were startled and frightened, thinking they saw a ghost.
38 He said to them, "Why are you startled? Why are doubts arising 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. It's really me! Touch me and see, for a ghost doesn't have flesh and bones like you see 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 As he said this, he showed them his hands and feet. 40 When he had said this, he showed them his hands and feet.
41 Because they were wondering and questioning in the midst of their happiness, he said to them, "Do you have 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 They gave him a piece of baked fish. 42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish,
43 Taking it, he ate it in front of them. 43 and he took it and ate it in their presence.
44 Jesus said to them, "These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you—that everything written about me in the Law from Moses, the Prophets, and the 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 He said to them, "This is what is written: the Christ will suffer and 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 a change of heart and life for the forgiveness of sins must be preached in his name to all 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 Look, I'm sending to you what my Father promised, but you are to stay in the city until you have been furnished with heavenly power." 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 He led them out as far as Bethany, where he lifted 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 As he blessed them, he left them and was taken up to heaven. 51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
52 They worshipped him and returned to Jerusalem overwhelmed with joy. 52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy.
53 And they were continuously in the temple praising God. 53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.