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Luke 24

NIRV 1 It was very early in the morning on the first day of the week. The women took the spices they had prepared. Then they went to the tomb. 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. NIRV 2 They found the stone rolled away from it. NIV 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, NIRV 3 When they entered the tomb, 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. NIRV 4 They were wondering about this. Suddenly two men in clothes as bright as lightning stood beside them. NIV 4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them. NIRV 5 The women were terrified. They bowed down with their faces to the ground. Then the men said to them, "Why do you look for the living among 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? NIRV 6 Jesus is not here! He has risen! Remember how he told you he would rise. It was while he was still with 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: NIRV 7 He said, 'The Son of Man must be handed over to sinful people. He must be nailed to a cross. On the third day he will rise from the dead.' " 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.' " NIRV 8 Then the women remembered Jesus' words. NIV 8 Then they remembered his words. NIRV 9 They came back from the tomb. They told all these things to the Eleven and to all the others. NIV 9 When they came back from the tomb, they told all these things to the Eleven and to all the others. NIRV 10 Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and the others with them were the ones who told the apostles. NIV 10 It was Mary Magdalene, Joanna, Mary the mother of James, and the others with them who told this to the apostles. NIRV 11 But the apostles did not believe the women. Their words didn't make any sense to them. NIV 11 But they did not believe the women, because their words seemed to them like nonsense. NIRV 12 But Peter got up and ran to the tomb. He bent over and saw the strips of linen lying by themselves. Then he went away, wondering 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. NIRV 13 That same day two of Jesus' followers were going to a village called Emmaus. It was 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. NIRV 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. NIV 14 They were talking with each other about everything that had happened. NIRV 15 As they talked about those things, Jesus himself came up and walked along with them. NIV 15 As they talked and discussed these things with each other, Jesus himself came up and walked along with them; NIRV 16 But God kept them from recognizing him. NIV 16 but they were kept from recognizing him. NIRV 17 Jesus asked them, "What are you talking about as you walk along?" They stood still, and their faces were sad. NIV 17 He asked them, "What are you discussing together as you walk along?" They stood still, their faces downcast. NIRV 18 One of them was named Cleopas. He said to Jesus, "You must be a visitor to Jerusalem. If you lived there, you would know the things that have happened there in the last few days." 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?" NIRV 19 "What things?" Jesus asked. "About Jesus of Nazareth," they replied. "He was a prophet. He was powerful in what he said and did in the eyes of God and all of 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. NIRV 20 The chief priests and our rulers handed Jesus over to be sentenced to death. They nailed him to a cross. NIV 20 The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him; NIRV 21 But we had hoped that he was the one who was going to set Israel free. Also, it is the third day since all 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. NIRV 22 "Some of our women amazed us too. 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 NIRV 23 But they didn't find his body. So they came and told us what they had seen. They saw angels, who said 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. NIRV 24 Then some of our friends went to the tomb. They saw it was empty, just as the women had said. They didn't see Jesus' body there." 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." NIRV 25 Jesus said to them, "How foolish you are! How long it takes you to believe all that 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! NIRV 26 Didn't the Christ have to suffer these things and then receive his glory?" NIV 26 Did not the Christ have to suffer these things and then enter his glory?" NIRV 27 Jesus explained to them what was said about himself in all the Scriptures. He began with Moses and all the Prophets. NIV 27 And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained to them what was said in all the Scriptures concerning himself. NIRV 28 The two men approached the village where they were going. 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. NIRV 29 But they tried hard to keep him from leaving. They said, "Stay with us. It is nearly evening. The day is almost over." 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. NIRV 30 He joined them at the table. Then he took bread and gave thanks. He broke it and began to give 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. NIRV 31 Their eyes were opened, and they recognized him. But then he disappeared from their sight. NIV 31 Then their eyes were opened and they recognized him, and he disappeared from their sight. NIRV 32 They said to each other, "He talked with us on the road. He opened the Scriptures to us. Weren't our hearts burning inside us during that time?" 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?" NIRV 33 They got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them. They were all gathered together. NIV 33 They got up and returned at once to Jerusalem. There they found the Eleven and those with them, assembled together NIRV 34 They were saying, "It's true! The Lord has risen! He has appeared to Simon!" NIV 34 and saying, "It is true! The Lord has risen and has appeared to Simon." NIRV 35 Then the two of them told what had happened to them on the way. They told how they had recognized Jesus when he broke 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. NIRV 36 The disciples were still talking about this when Jesus himself suddenly stood among them. He said, "May 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." NIRV 37 They were surprised and terrified. They thought they were seeing a ghost. NIV 37 They were startled and frightened, thinking they saw a ghost. NIRV 38 Jesus said to them, "Why are you troubled? Why do you have doubts in your minds? NIV 38 He said to them, "Why are you troubled, and why do doubts rise in your minds? NIRV 39 Look at my hands and my feet. It is really I! Touch me and see. A ghost does not have a body or bones. But you can see that I do." 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." NIRV 40 After he said that, he showed them his hands and feet. NIV 40 When he had said this, he showed them his hands and feet. NIRV 41 But they still did not believe it. They were amazed and filled with joy. So Jesus asked them, "Do you have anything here to eat?" 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?" NIRV 42 They gave him a piece of cooked fish. NIV 42 They gave him a piece of broiled fish, NIRV 43 He took it and ate it in front of them. NIV 43 and he took it and ate it in their presence. NIRV 44 Jesus said to them, "This is what I told you while I was still with you. Everything written about me must happen. Everything written about me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets and the Psalms must come true." 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." NIRV 45 Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. NIV 45 Then he opened their minds so they could understand the Scriptures. NIRV 46 He told them, "This is what is written. The Christ will suffer. He will 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, NIRV 47 His followers will preach in his name. They will tell others to turn away from their sins and be forgiven. People from every nation will hear it, beginning at Jerusalem. NIV 47 and repentance and forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations, beginning at Jerusalem. NIRV 48 You have seen these things with your own eyes. NIV 48 You are witnesses of these things. NIRV 49 "I am going to send you what my Father has promised. But for now, stay in the city. Stay there until you have received 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." NIRV 50 Jesus led his disciples out to the area near Bethany. Then he lifted up 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. NIRV 51 While he was blessing them, he left them. He was taken up into heaven. NIV 51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven. NIRV 52 Then they worshiped him. With great joy, they returned to Jerusalem. NIV 52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy. NIRV 53 Every day they went to the temple, praising God. NIV 53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.