Jesus Appears to His Disciples
36As they were talking about these things, Jesus himself stood among them, and said to them, “Peace to you!” 37But they were startled and frightened and thought they saw a spirit. 38And he said to them, “Why are you troubled, and why do doubts arise in your hearts? 39See 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.” 40And when he had said this, he showed them his hands and his feet. 41And while they still disbelieved for joy and were marveling, he said to them, “Have you anything here to eat?” 42They gave him a piece of broiled fish,2 43and he took it and ate before them.
44Then he said to them, “These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.” 45Then he opened their minds to understand the Scriptures, 46and said to them, “Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer and on the third day rise from the dead, 47and that repentance and3 forgiveness of sins should be proclaimed in his name to all nations, beginning from Jerusalem. 48You are witnesses of these things. 49And behold, I am sending the promise of my Father upon you. But stay in the city until you are clothed with power from on high.”
50Then he led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands he blessed them. 51While he blessed them, he parted from them and was carried up into heaven. 52And they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy, 53and were continually in the temple blessing God.
“He Was Taken Up to Heaven”Luke 24:44-53 Sermon • Includes Transcript • 31:34 • ID: 3496
An Exceptional Bible StudyLuke 24:13 Sermon • 36:01 • ID: 3447
“It Is I Myself”Luke 24:36-49 Sermon • 40:05 • ID: 3229
What If It’s All True!Luke 24:1-12 Sermon • 36:07 • ID: 3155
The Ascended KingActs 1:6-11, Ephesians 1:18-21, Luke 24:50-53 Sermon • 42:41 • ID: 3160
Our Ascended ChristActs 1:1-26, Luke 24:44 Sermon • 47:04 • ID: 3060
Jesus on the Road to EmmausLuke 24:1-53 Sermon • 50:26 • ID: 3003
Costa Mesa Listener EventActs 1:6-11, Luke 24:50-53 Sermon • 52:46 • ID: 2846
A Neglected Essential — Part OneLuke 24:51-53 Sermon • 39:20 • ID: 2814
A Neglected Essential — Part TwoLuke 24:51-53 Sermon • 30:04 • ID: 2815
A Study in Luke, Volume 14What Now? Luke 24:1-53 Series • ID: 14216
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