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49 And behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you; but stay in the city, until you are clothed with power from on high.”

The Ascension of Jesus

50 Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands he blessed them. 51 While he blessed them, he parted from them, and was carried up into heaven.[a] 52 And they[b] returned to Jerusalem with great joy, 53 and were continually in the temple blessing God.

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Footnotes

  1. Luke 24:51 Other ancient authorities omit and was carried up into heaven
  2. Luke 24:52 Other ancient authorities add worshiped him, and

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