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Luke 24

NCV 1 Very early on the first day of the week, at dawn, the women came to the tomb, bringing the spices they had prepared. NIV 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. NCV 2 They found the stone rolled away from the entrance of the tomb, NIV 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, NCV 3 but when they went in, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. NIV 3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. NCV 4 While they were wondering about this, two men in shining clothes suddenly stood beside them. NIV 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them. NCV 5 The women were very afraid and bowed their heads to the ground. The men said to them, "Why are you looking for a living person in this place for the dead? NIV 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? NCV 6 He is not here; he has risen from the dead. Do you remember what he told you in Galilee? NIV 6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: NCV 7 He said the Son of Man must be handed over to sinful people, be crucified, and rise from the dead on the third day." NIV 7 'The Son of Man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.' " NCV 8 Then the women remembered what Jesus had said. NIV 8 Then they remembered his words. NCV 9 The women left the tomb and told all these things to the eleven apostles and the other followers. NIV 9 When they came back from the tomb, they told all these things to the Eleven and to all the others. NCV 10 It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and some other women who told the apostles everything that had happened at the tomb. NIV 10 It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and the others with them who told this to the apostles. NCV 11 But they did not believe the women, because it sounded like nonsense. NIV 11 But they did not believe the women, because their words seemed to them like nonsense. NCV 12 But Peter got up and ran to the tomb. Bending down and looking in, he saw only the cloth that Jesus' body had been wrapped in. Peter went away to his home, wondering about what had happened. NIV 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. NCV 13 That same day two of Jesus' followers were going to a town named Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. NIV 13 Now that same day two of them were going to a village called Emmaus, about seven miles from Jerusalem. NCV 14 They were talking about everything that had happened. NIV 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. NCV 15 While they were talking and discussing, Jesus himself came near and began walking with them, NIV 15 As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus himself came up and walked along with them; NCV 16 but they were kept from recognizing him. NIV 16 but they were kept from recognizing him. NCV 17 Then he said, "What are these things you are talking about while you walk?" The two followers stopped, looking very sad. NIV 17 He asked them, "What are you discussing together as you walk along?" They stood still, their faces downcast. NCV 18 The one named Cleopas answered, "Are you the only visitor in Jerusalem who does not know what just happened there?" NIV 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?" NCV 19 Jesus said to them, "What are you talking about?" They said, "About Jesus of Nazareth. He was a prophet who said and did many powerful things before God and all the people. NIV 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. NCV 20 Our leaders and the leading priests handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him. NIV 20 The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him; NCV 21 But we were hoping that he would free Israel. Besides this, it is now the third day since this happened. NIV 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. NCV 22 And today some women among us amazed us. Early this morning they went to the tomb, NIV 22 In addition, some of our women amazed us. They went to the tomb early this morning NCV 23 but they did not find his body there. They came and told us that they had seen a vision of angels who said that Jesus was alive! NIV 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. NCV 24 So some of our group went to the tomb, too. They found it just as the women said, but they did not see Jesus." NIV 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." NCV 25 Then Jesus said to them, "You are foolish and slow to believe everything the prophets said. NIV 25 He said to them, "How foolish you are, and how slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken! NCV 26 They said that the Christ must suffer these things before he enters his glory." NIV 26 Did not the Christ have to suffer these things and then enter his glory?" NCV 27 Then starting with what Moses and all the prophets had said about him, Jesus began to explain everything that had been written about himself in the Scriptures. NIV 27 And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself. NCV 28 They came near the town of Emmaus, and Jesus acted as if he were going farther. NIV 28 As they approached the village to which they were going, Jesus acted as if he were going farther. NCV 29 But they begged him, "Stay with us, because it is late; it is almost night." So he went in to stay with them. NIV 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. NCV 30 When Jesus was at the table with them, he took some bread, gave thanks, divided it, and gave it to them. NIV 30 When he was at the table with them, he took bread, gave thanks, broke it and began to give it to them. NCV 31 And then, they were allowed to recognize Jesus. But when they saw who he was, he disappeared. NIV 31 Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight. NCV 32 They said to each other, "It felt like a fire burning in us when Jesus talked to us on the road and explained the Scriptures to us." NIV 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?" NCV 33 So the two followers got up at once and went back to Jerusalem. There they found the eleven apostles and others gathered. NIV 33 They got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them, assembled together NCV 34 They were saying, "The Lord really has risen from the dead! He showed himself to Simon." NIV 34 and saying, "It is true! The Lord has risen and has appeared to Simon." NCV 35 Then the two followers told what had happened on the road and how they recognized Jesus when he divided the bread. NIV 35 Then the two told what had happened on the way, and how Jesus was recognized by them when he broke the bread. NCV 36 While the two followers were telling this, Jesus himself stood right in the middle of them and said, "Peace be with you." NIV 36 While they were still talking about this, Jesus himself stood among them and said to them, "Peace be with you." NCV 37 They were fearful and terrified and thought they were seeing a ghost. NIV 37 They were startled and frightened, thinking they saw a ghost. NCV 38 But Jesus said, "Why are you troubled? Why do you doubt what you see? NIV 38 He said to them, "Why are you troubled, and why do doubts rise in your minds? NCV 39 Look at my hands and my feet. It is I myself! Touch me and see, because a ghost does not have a living body as you see I have." NIV 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." NCV 40 After Jesus said this, he showed them his hands and feet. NIV 40 When he had said this, he showed them his hands and feet. NCV 41 While they still could not believe it because they were amazed and happy, Jesus said to them, "Do you have any food here?" NIV 41 And while they still did not believe it because of joy and amazement, he asked them, "Do you have anything here to eat?" NCV 42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish. NIV 42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish, NCV 43 While the followers watched, Jesus took the fish and ate it. NIV 43 and he took it and ate it in their presence. NCV 44 He said to them, "Remember when I was with you before? I said that everything written about me must happen -- everything in the law of Moses, the books of the prophets, and the Psalms." NIV 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." NCV 45 Then Jesus opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. NIV 45 Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. NCV 46 He said to them, "It is written that the Christ would suffer and rise from the dead on the third day NIV 46 He told them, "This is what is written: The Christ will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day, NCV 47 and that a change of hearts and lives and forgiveness of sins would be preached in his name to all nations, starting at Jerusalem. NIV 47 and repentance and forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. NCV 48 You are witnesses of these things. NIV 48 You are witnesses of these things. NCV 49 I will send you what my Father has promised, but you must stay in Jerusalem until you have received that power from heaven." NIV 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." NCV 50 Jesus led his followers as far as Bethany, and he raised his hands and blessed them. NIV 50 When he had led them out to the vicinity of Bethany, he lifted up his hands and blessed them. NCV 51 While he was blessing them, he was separated from them and carried into heaven. NIV 51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven. NCV 52 They worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem very happy. NIV 52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy. NCV 53 They stayed in the Temple all the time, praising God. NIV 53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.