New International Version
While they were wondering about this, suddenly two men in clothes that gleamed like lightning stood beside them.
King James Bible
And it came to pass, as they were much perplexed thereabout, behold, two men stood by them in shining garments:
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass as they were in perplexity about it, that behold, two men suddenly stood by them in shining raiment.
World English Bible
It happened, while they were greatly perplexed about this, behold, two men stood by them in dazzling clothing.
Young's Literal Translation
And it came to pass, while they are perplexed about this, that lo, two men stood by them in glittering apparel,
Luke 24:4 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And found not the body of the Lord - His holy soul was in Paradise, Luke 23:43; and the evangelist mentions the body particularly, to show that this only was subject to death. It is, I think, evident enough, from these and other words of Luke, that the doctrine of the materiality of the soul, made no part of his creed.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
(See note on Mar.
Eversley, 1856. St. Luke xxiv. 5, 6. "Why seek ye the living among the dead? He is not here, but is risen." This is a very solemn day; for on this day the Lord Jesus Christ was crucified. The question for us is, how ought we to keep it? that is, what sort of thoughts ought to be in our minds upon this day? Now, many most excellent and pious persons, and most pious books, seem to think that we ought to-day to think as much as possible of the sufferings of our Blessed Lord; and because we …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
September 18 Morning
The Living Dead
There was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it.
An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified.
In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, "Why do you look for the living among the dead?
and saw two angels in white, seated where Jesus' body had been, one at the head and the other at the foot.
They were looking intently up into the sky as he was going, when suddenly two men dressed in white stood beside them.
Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared and a light shone in the cell. He struck Peter on the side and woke him up. "Quick, get up!" he said, and the chains fell off Peter's wrists.
1 Timothy 3:16
Beyond all question, the mystery from which true godliness springs is great: He appeared in the flesh, was vindicated by the Spirit, was seen by angels, was preached among the nations, was believed on in the world, was taken up in glory.
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