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Jesus’ post-resurrection appearances

  • To Mary Magdalene  (Mk. 16:9-11; John 20:11-18).
  • To certain women (Matt. 28:9-10).
  • To two on the way to Emmaus (Lk. 24:13-22; Mk. 16:12-13).
  • To Peter (Lk. 24:33-35; 1 Cor. 15:5).
  • To ten of the apostles (John 20:19-25)
  • To eleven of the apostles (John 20:26-29).
  • To seven apostles by the Sea of Galilee (John 21:1-23).
  • To more than 500 disciples (1 Cor. 15:6).
  • To eleven apostles on a mountain in Galilee (Matt. 28:16-17).
  • To James (1 Cor. 15:7).
  • To the eleven shortly before ascending (Mk. 16:14-19; Ac. 1:6-10).
  • On Mt. Olivet when He ascended (Lk. 24:44-51; Ac. 1:6-10).

Later:

  • As he was dying Stephen saw Jesus (Acts 7:55-60).
  • Last of all He was seen by Paul (1 Cor. 15:8).

— “Basic Beginnings from the New Testament Book of Acts,” Lesson 2, by Joe E. Galloway

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