Luke 24:21

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.

Luke 24:21 in Other Translations

KJV
21 But we trusted that it had been he which should have redeemed Israel: and beside all this, to day is the third day since these things were done.
ESV
21 But we had hoped that he was the one to redeem Israel. Yes, and besides all this, it is now the third day since these things happened.
NLT
21 We had hoped he was the Messiah who had come to rescue Israel. This all happened three days ago.
MSG
21 And we had our hopes up that he was the One, the One about to deliver Israel. And it is now the third day since it happened.
CSB
21 But we were hoping that He was the One who was about to redeem Israel. Besides all this, it's the third day since these things happened.

Luke 24:21 In-Context

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 The chief priests and our rulers handed him over to be sentenced to death, and they crucified him;
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 In addition, some of our women amazed us. They went to the tomb early this morning
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.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Luke 1:68; Luke 2:38; Luke 21:28
  • 2. S Matthew 16:21
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