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Matthew 28 CEB/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to look at the tomb. 1 After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to look at the tomb.
2 Look, there was a great earthquake, for an angel from the Lord came down from heaven. Coming to the stone, he rolled it away and sat on it. 2 There was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it.
3 Now his face was like lightning and his clothes as white as snow. 3 His appearance was like lightning, and his clothes were white as snow.
4 The guards were so terrified of him that they shook with fear and became like dead men. 4 The guards were so afraid of him that they shook and became like dead men.
5 But the angel said to the women, "Don't be afraid. I know that you are looking for Jesus who was crucified. 5 The angel said to the women, "Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified.
6 He isn't here, because he's been raised from the dead, just as he said. Come, see the place where they laid him. 6 He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.
7 Now hurry, go and tell his disciples, ‘He's been raised from the dead. He's going on ahead of you to Galilee. You will see him there.' I've given the message to you." 7 Then go quickly and tell his disciples: 'He has risen from the dead and is going ahead of you into Galilee. There you will see him.' Now I have told you."
8 With great fear and excitement, they hurried away from the tomb and ran to tell his disciples. 8 So the women hurried away from the tomb, afraid yet filled with joy, and ran to tell his disciples.
9 But Jesus met them and greeted them. They came and grabbed his feet and worshipped him. 9 Suddenly Jesus met them. "Greetings," he said. They came to him, clasped his feet and worshiped him.
10 Then Jesus said to them, "Don't be afraid. Go and tell my brothers that I am going into Galilee. They will see me there." 10 Then Jesus said to them, "Do not be afraid. Go and tell my brothers to go to Galilee; there they will see me."
11 Now as the women were on their way, some of the guards came into the city and told the chief priests everything that had happened. 11 While the women were on their way, some of the guards went into the city and reported to the chief priests everything that had happened.
12 They met with the elders and decided to give a large sum of money to the soldiers. 12 When the chief priests had met with the elders and devised a plan, they gave the soldiers a large sum of money,
13 They told them, "Say that Jesus' disciples came at night and stole his body while you were sleeping. 13 telling them, "You are to say, 'His disciples came during the night and stole him away while we were asleep.'
14 And if the governor hears about this, we will take care of it with him so you will have nothing to worry about." 14 If this report gets to the governor, we will satisfy him and keep you out of trouble."
15 So the soldiers took the money and did as they were told. And this report has spread throughout all Judea to this very day. 15 So the soldiers took the money and did as they were instructed. And this story has been widely circulated among the Jews to this very day.
16 Now the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus told them to go. 16 Then the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had told them to go.
17 When they saw him, they worshipped him, but some doubted. 17 When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted.
18 Jesus came near and spoke to them, "I've received all authority in heaven and on earth. 18 Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.
19 Therefore, go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
20 teaching them to obey everything that I've commanded you. Look, I myself will be with you every day until the end of this present age." 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."