Jesus’ words from his resurrection to his ascension

Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene
“Woman, why are you crying? Who is it you are looking for?” (John 20:15)
“Mary” (John 20:16)
“Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet returned to the Father. Go instead to my brothers and tell them. I am returning to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.” (John 20:17)
Jesus appears to the women
“Greetings!” (Matthew 28:9a)
“Do not be afraid. Go and tell my brothers to go to Galilee; there they will see me.” (Matthew 28:10)

Jesus appears to two on the road to Emmaus
“What are you discussing together as you walk along?” (Luke 24:17)

“What things?” (Luke 24:19)

“How foolish you are, and how slow of heart to believe all that the prophets have spoken! Did not the Christ have to suffer these things and then enter his glory?” (Luke 24:25-26)

Jesus appears to his disciples
“Peace be with you.” (Luke 24:36b, John 20:19b)

“Why are you troubled, and why do doubts rise in your minds? Look at my hands and feet. It is I myself! Touch me and see: a ghost does not have flesh and bones, as you see I have.” (Luke 24:38-39)

“Do you have anything here to eat?” (Luke 24:41b)

“This is what I told you while I was still with you: Everything must be fulfilled that is written about me in the Law of Moses, the Prophets and the Psalms.” (Luke 24:44)

“This is what is written: The Christ will suffer and rise from the dead on the third day, and repentance and forgiveness of sins will be preached in his name to all nations beginning at Jerusalem. You are witnesses of these things.” (Luke 24:46-48)

“Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you. Receive the Holy Spirit. If you forgive anyone his sins, they are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven.” (John 20:21-23)

“I am going to send you what my Father has promised; but stay in the city until you have been clothed with power from on high.” (Luke 24:49)

Jesus appears to Thomas
“Peace be with you! Put your finger here; see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it into my side. Stop doubting and believe.” (John 20:26b-27)

“Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.” (John 20:29)

Jesus appears to his disciples
”Friends, haven’t you any fish?” (John 21:5)

“Throw your net on the right side of the boat and you will find some.” (John 21:6a)

“Bring some of the fish you have just caught.” (John 21:10)

“Come and have breakfast.” (John 21:12a)

“Simon son of John, do you truly love me more than these?” (John 21:15a)

“Feed my lambs.” (John 21:15b)

“Simon son of John, do you truly love me?” (John 21:16a)

“Take care of my sheep.” (John 21:16b)

“Simon son of John, do you love me?” (John 21:17a)

“Feed my sheep.” (John 21:17b)

“I tell you the truth, when you were younger you dressed yourself and went where you wanted; but when you are old you will stretch out your hands, and someone else will dress you and lead you where you do not want to go. Follow me!” (John 21:18, 19b)

“If I want him to remain alive until I return, what is that to you? You must follow me.” (John 21:22)

“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned. And these signs will accompany those who believe: In my name they will drive out demons; they will speak with new tongues; they will pick up snakes with their hands; and when they drink deadly poison, it will not hurt them at all; they will place their hands on sick people, and they will get well. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” (Matthew 28:18-20, Mark 16:16-18)

“Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which you have heard me speak about. For John baptized with the water, but in a few days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit.” (Acts 1:4-5)

“It is not for you to know the times or dates the Father has set by his own authority. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” (Acts 1:7-8)

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