Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he was seen many days of them which came up with him from Galilee to Jerusalem, who are his witnesses unto the people.
He had also, after He suffered, shown Himself alive to them with many sure proofs, appearing to them at intervals during forty days, and speaking of the Kingdom of God.
not to all the people, but to witnesses--men previously chosen by God--namely, to us, who ate and drank with Him after He rose from the dead.
As for the eleven disciples, they proceeded into Galilee, to the hill where Jesus had arranged to meet them.
Afterwards He showed Himself in another form to two of them as they were walking, on their way into the country.
While they were thus talking, He Himself stood in their midst and said, "Peace be to you!"
On that same first day of the week, when it was evening and, for fear of the Jews, the doors of the house where the disciples were, were locked, Jesus came and stood in their midst, and said to them, "Peace be to you!"
After this, Jesus again showed Himself to the disciples. It was at the Lake of Tiberias. The circumstances were as follows.
1 Corinthians 15:5
and was seen by Peter, and then by the Twelve.
and yet you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judaea and Samaria and to the remotest parts of the earth."
This Jesus, God has raised to life-- a fact to which all of us testify.
The Prince of Life you put to death; but God has raised Him from the dead, and we are witnesses as to that.
And we--and the Holy Spirit whom God has given to those who obey Him--are witnesses as to these things."
"And we are witnesses as to all that He did both in the country of the Jews and in Jerusalem. But they even put Him to death, by crucifixion.
You are witnesses as to these things.
And you also are witnesses, because you have been with me from the first.
how shall *we* escape if we are indifferent to a salvation as great as that now offered to us? This, after having first of all been announced by the Lord Himself, had its truth made sure to us by those who heard Him,