Luke 24:37
Good News Translation
They were terrified, thinking that they were seeing a ghost.

Contemporary English Version
They were frightened and terrified because they thought they were seeing a ghost.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But they being troubled and frightened, supposed that they saw a spirit.

New American Bible
But they were startled and terrified and thought that they were seeing a ghost.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

But they being troubled and frightened, supposed that they saw a spirit.

Luke 16:30 But he said: No, father Abraham: but if one went to them from the dead, they will do penance.

1 Samuel 28:13 And the king said to her: Fear not: what hast thou seen? and the woman said to Saul: I saw gods ascending out of the earth.

Job 4:14-16 Fear seized upon me, and trembling, and all my bones were affrighted: . . .

Matthew 14:26,27 And they seeing him walking upon the sea, were troubled, saying: It is an apparition. And they cried out for fear. . . .

Mark 6:49,50 But they seeing him walking upon the sea, thought it was an apparition, and they cried out. . . .

Acts 12:15 But they said to her: Thou art mad. But she affirmed that it was so. Then said they: It is his angel.

Context
Jesus Appears to the Disciples
36Now, whilst they were speaking these things, Jesus stood in the midst of them and saith to them: Peace be to you. It is I: Fear not. 37But they being troubled and frightened, supposed that they saw a spirit. 38And he said to them: Why are you troubled, and why do thoughts arise in your hearts?…
Cross References
Matthew 14:26
And they seeing him walking upon the sea, were troubled, saying: It is an apparition. And they cried out for fear.

Mark 6:49
But they seeing him walking upon the sea, thought it was an apparition, and they cried out.

Luke 24:38
And he said to them: Why are you troubled, and why do thoughts arise in your hearts?

Additional Translations
But they were startled and frightened, thinking they had seen a spirit.

But having been terrified, and having been filled with fear, they were thinking themselves to see a spirit.

But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they had seen a spirit.

But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they beheld a spirit.

But they, being confounded and being frightened, supposed they beheld a spirit.

But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they beheld a spirit.

But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they had seen a spirit.

Startled, and in the utmost alarm, they thought they were looking at a spirit;

But they were terrified and filled with fear, and supposed that they had seen a spirit.

and being amazed, and becoming affrighted, they were thinking themselves to see a spirit.
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