27 Then beginning [a]with Moses and [b]with all the prophets, He explained to them the things concerning Himself in all the Scriptures.
28 And they approached the village where they were going, and He acted as though He were going farther.29 But they urged Him, saying, “Stay with us, for it is getting toward evening, and the day [c]is now nearly over.” So He went in to stay with them.30 When He had reclined at the table with them, He took the bread and blessed it, and breaking it, He began giving it to them.31 Then their eyes were opened and they recognized Him; and He vanished from [d]their sight.32 They said to one another, “[e]Were not our hearts burning within us while He was speaking to us on the road, while He was [f]explaining the Scriptures to us?”33 And they got up that very hour and returned to Jerusalem, and found gathered together the eleven and those who were with them,34 saying, “The Lord has really risen and has appeared to Simon.”35 They began to relate [g]their experiences on the road and how He was recognized by them in the breaking of the bread.
36 While they were telling these things, He Himself stood in their midst and *said to them, “Peace be to you.”37 But they were startled and frightened and thought that they were seeing a spirit.38 And He said to them, “Why are you troubled, and why do doubts arise in your [h]hearts?39 See My hands and My feet, that it is I Myself; touch Me and see, for a spirit does not have flesh and bones as you see that I have.”40 And when He had said this, He showed them His hands and His feet.41 While they still [i]could not believe it because of their joy and amazement, He said to them, “Have you anything here to eat?”42 They gave Him a piece of a broiled fish;43 and He took it and ate it before them.
44 Now He said to them, “These are My words which I spoke to you while I was still with you, that all things which are written about Me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.”
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