Luke 24:3

3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.

Luke 24:3 in Other Translations

KJV
3 And they entered in, and found not the body of the Lord Jesus.
ESV
3 but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.
NLT
3 So they went in, but they didn’t find the body of the Lord Jesus.
MSG
3 so they walked in. But once inside, they couldn't find the body of the Master Jesus.
CSB
3 They went in but did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.

Luke 24:3 Meaning and Commentary

Luke 24:3

And they entered in
To the sepulchre, being invited, encouraged, and led on by the angel that sat upon the stone; for the Jews' sepulchres were built large enough for persons to go into; (See Gill on Mark 16:5) and found not the body of the Lord Jesus;
as they expected, having seen him put there, and had observed in what cave in the sepulchre, and in what form he was laid.

Luke 24:3 In-Context

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,
3 but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.
4 While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them.
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?

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