21 But we were hoping that it was He who was going to redeem Israel. Indeed, besides all this, it is the third day since these things happened.22 But also some women among us amazed us. When they were at the tomb early in the morning,23 and did not find His body, they came, saying that they had also seen a vision of angels who said that He was alive.24 Some of those who were with us went to the tomb and found it just exactly as the women also had said; but Him they did not see.”25 And He said to them, “O foolish men and slow of heart to believe in all that the prophets have spoken!26 Was it not necessary for the [a]Christ to suffer these things and to enter into His glory?”27 Then beginning [b]with Moses and [c]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 [d]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 [e]their sight.32 They said to one another, “[f]Were not our hearts burning within us while He was speaking to us on the road, while He was [g]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.”
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