New American Standard Bible
And they, after worshiping Him, returned to Jerusalem with great joy,
King James Bible
And they worshipped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy:
Darby Bible Translation
And they, having done him homage, returned to Jerusalem with great joy,
World English Bible
They worshiped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy,
Young's Literal Translation
and they, having bowed before him, did turn back to Jerusalem with great joy,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
1. That they offered this worship to an "absent" Saviour. It was "after" he left them and had vanished out of their sight. It was, therefore, an act of religion, and was the "first" religious homage that was paid to Jesus after he had left the world.
2. If "they" worshipped an absent Saviour - a Saviour unseen by the bodily eye, it is right for "us" to do it. It was an example which we "may and should" follow.
3. If worship may be rendered to Jesus, he is divine. See Exodus 20:4-5.
LibraryMarch 23 Evening
They constrained him, saying, Abide with us.--LUKE 24:29. Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me.--Tell me, O thou whom my soul loveth, where thou feedest, where thou makest thy flock to rest at noon: for why should I be as one that turneth aside by the flocks of thy companions?--I found him whom my soul loveth: I held him, and would not let him go. Let my beloved come into his garden, and eat …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
Peter Alone with Jesus
On the Words of the Gospel, Luke xxiv. 36, "He Himself Stood in the Midst of Them, and Saith unto Them, Peace be unto You," Etc.
Beginning at Jerusalem
While He was blessing them, He parted from them and was carried up into heaven.
and were continually in the temple praising God.
Then they returned to Jerusalem from the mount called Olivet, which is near Jerusalem, a Sabbath day's journey away.
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