Luke 24:50-53

The Ascension of Jesus

50 When he had led them out to the vicinity of Bethany, he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy.
53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.

Luke 24:50 in Other Translations

KJV
50 And he led them out as far as to Bethany, and he lifted up his hands, and blessed them.
ESV
50 Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands he blessed them.
NLT
50 Then Jesus led them to Bethany, and lifting his hands to heaven, he blessed them.
MSG
50 He then led them out of the city over to Bethany. Raising his hands he blessed them,
CSB
50 Then He led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up His hands He blessed them.

Luke 24:50-53 In-Context

48 You are witnesses of these things.
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.”
50 When he had led them out to the vicinity of Bethany, he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
51 While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
52 Then they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy.
53 And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.

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