1 And, behold, two of them went that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem about threescore furlongs.
2 And they
talked together of all these things which had happened.
it came to pass that while they communed together and reasoned, Joshua himself drew near, and went with them.
4 But their eyes were holden that they should not know him.
5 And he said unto them, What manner of communications are these that ye have one to another, as ye walk, and are sad?
6 And the one of them, whose name was Cleopas, answering said unto him, Art thou only a stranger in Jerusalem, and hast not known the things which are come to pass there in these days?
7 And he said unto them, What things? And they said unto him, Concerning Joshua of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people:
8 And how the chief priests and our rulers delivered him to be condemned to death, and have
9 But we trusted that it had been he which
should have redeemed Israel: and beside all this, today is the third day since
these things were done.
10 Yea, and certain women also of our company made us astonished, which were early at the sepulchre;
11 And when they found not his body, they came, saying, that they had also seen a vision of angels, which said that he was alive.
certain of them which were with us went to the sepulchre, and found it even so
as the women had said: but him they saw not.
13 Then he said unto them, O fools, and slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken:
14 Ought not Christ to have suffered these things, and to enter into his glory?
15 And beginning at Moses and
all the prophets, he expounded unto them in all the scriptures the things
16 And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they went: and he made as though he would have gone further.
17 But they
constrained him, saying, Abide with us: for it is toward evening, and the day is
far spent. And he went in to tarry with them.
18 And it came to pass, as he sat at meat with them, he took bread, and blessed it, and brake, and gave to them.
19 And their eyes were opened, and they knew him; and he vanished out of their sight.
20 And they said one to another, Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the way, and while he opened to us the scriptures?
21 And they rose up the same hour, and returned to Jerusalem, and found the disciples gathered together, and them that were with them,
22 Saying, The Lord is risen indeed, and hath appeared to Simon: neither believed they them.