49 And look, I am sending you[a] what My Father promised.(A) As for you, stay in the city[b] until you are empowered[c](B) from on high.”

The Ascension of Jesus

50 Then He led them out as far as Bethany,(C) and lifting up His hands(D) He blessed them. 51 And while He was blessing them, He left them and was carried up into heaven.(E)

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  1. Luke 24:49 Lit upon you
  2. Luke 24:49 Other mss add of Jerusalem
  3. Luke 24:49 Lit clothed with power