New International Version
Then they worshiped him and 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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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They worshipped him - Let it be observed that this worship was not given by way of civil respect, for it was after he was parted from them, and carried back into heaven, that they offered it to him; but acts of civil respect are always performed in the presence of the person. They adored him as their God, and were certainly too much enlightened to be capable of any species of idolatry.
Returned to Jerusalem with great joy - Having the fullest proof that Jesus was the promised Messiah; and that they had a full commission to preach repentance and remission of sin to mankind, and that they should be Divinely qualified for this great work by receiving the promise of the Father, Luke 24:49.
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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 …
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While he was blessing them, he left them and was taken up into heaven.
And they stayed continually at the temple, praising God.
Then the apostles returned to Jerusalem from the hill called the Mount of Olives, a Sabbath day's walk from the city.
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