John 20:20 is the twentieth verse of the twentieth chapter of the Gospel of John in the New Testament.It contains the reaction the disciples to Jesus' first appearance after his resurrection and Jesus showing his hands and his side. When we assemble in Christ's name, especially on his holy day, he will meet with us, and speak peace to us. 8 Finally the other disciple, who had reached the tomb first,(J) also went inside. She turned herself, and saith unto him, Rabboni; which is to say, Master. (C) 2 So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved,(D) and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we don’t know where they have put him!”(E). We ought thus to bear with the weak, #Ro 15:1,2|. (AH) 23 If you forgive anyone’s sins, their sins are forgiven; if you do not forgive them, they are not forgiven.”(AI), 24 Now Thomas(AJ) (also known as Didymus[a]), one of the Twelve, was not with the disciples when Jesus came. 18 When Jesus had spoken these words, n he went out with his disciples across o the brook Kidron, where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered. 20 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. 17 Jesus said, “Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father. The resurrection chapter, in 1 st Corinthians, is an extended illustration of that thought. Stop doubting and believe.”. It is the duty of those who read and hear the gospel, to believe, to embrace the doctrine of Christ, and that record concerning him, #1Jo 5:11|.30,31 There were other signs and proofs of our Lord's resurrection, but these were committed to writing, that all might believe that Jesus was the promised Messiah, the Saviour of sinners, and the Son of God; that, by this faith, they might obtain eternal life, by his mercy, truth, and power. He saw and believed. He forbids her to expect that his bodily presence look further, than the present state of things. 15 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? She ran at once to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, breathlessly panting, "They took the Master from the tomb. But he said unto them, Except I shall see in his hands the print of the nails, and put my finger into the print of the nails, and thrust my hand into his side, I will not believe. 25 The other disciples therefore said unto him, We have seen the Lord. Then were the disciples glad, when they saw the Lord. • The disciples, including Thomas (20:24-29). It is a comfort to Christ's disciples, when their assemblies can only be held in private, that no doors can shut out Christ's presence. 20. 17 Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brethren, and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father, and your Father; and to my God, and your God. A sight of Christ will gladden the heart of a disciple at any time; and the more we see of Jesus, the more we shall rejoice. Woman, why weepest thou? All rights reserved worldwide. What kind of stone would have been blocking the entrance? We are up to John chapter 20 in our study and we are considering tonight the reality of the resurrection. … 20 And when he had so said, he shewed unto them his hands and his side. OUTLINE: 4 B The Resurrection: Jesus conquers death (20:1-29) 1 C The discovery of the resurrection of Jesus by the disciples (20:1-18) 1 D Mary Magdalene discovers the empty tomb and summons Peter and John (20:1-2) 2 D Peter and John visit the empty tomb and find Jesus’ graveclothes (20:3-10) 3 D Jesus appears to Mary Magdalene (20:11-18) 1 E Mary looks into the tom Tomb Raiders Three days after Jesus is killed, Mary Magdalene comes to visit the tomb. Chapter 20. 8 Then went in also that other disciple, which came first to the sepulchre, and he saw, and believed. (2) The testimony of three individuals is given: that of John, of Mary Magdalene, and of Thomas. 29 Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed. )(L) 10 Then the disciples went back to where they were staying. And on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalen cometh early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre; and she saw the stone taken away from the sepulchre. It was a great trial to Mary, that the body was gone. There is a repeated threefold motif in this chapter: (1) John's faith was inspired by three things: the stone's removal, the empty tomb, and the undisturbed grave clothes (John 20:1-10). Christ's way of making himself known to his people is by his word; his word applied to their souls, speaking to them in particular. 10 Then the disciples went away again unto their own home. 5 And he stooping down, and looking in, saw the linen clothes lying; yet went he not in. A sense of guilt hinders us in the service of God. Christ's ascension into heaven, there to plead for us, is likewise an unspeakable comfort. Gospel According to St John: next > previous: Chapter 20: And these appearances in Galilee: • Simon Peter, Thomas, Nathanael, the Thomas was ashamed of his unbelief, and cried out, My Lord and my God. He said, Receive ye the Holy Ghost, thus showing that their spiritual life, as well as all their ability for their work, would be derived from him, and depended upon him. John 20 The Resurrection. 13 And they say unto her, Woman, why weepest thou? He that was behind was Peter, who had denied Christ. CHAPTER 20. After this, Christ directed the apostles to declare the only method by which sin would be forgiven. 5 He bent over and looked in(G) at the strips of linen(H) lying there but did not go in. Whose soever sins ye remit, they are remitted unto them; Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed. Why is this significant? 26 And after eight days again his disciples were within, and Thomas with them: then came Jesus, the doors being shut, and stood in the midst, and said, Peace be unto you. (1-10) Christ appears to Mary. She, supposing him to be the gardener, saith unto him, Sir, if thou have borne him hence, tell me where thou hast laid him, and I will take him away. The disciples had shut the doors for fear of the Jews; and when they had no such expectation, Jesus himself came and stood in the midst of them, having miraculously, though silently, opened the doors. John 20:21 Again Jesus said to them, "Peace be with you. • The disciples, the eleven less Thomas (20:19-23). 20 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene(B) went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. For the Spirit had not yet been given, because Jesus had not yet been glorified. John 20:23 (I) The cloth was still lying in its place, separate from the linen. 3 So Peter and the other disciple started for the tomb. John chapter 20 New International Version 1 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. (F) 4 Both were running, but the other disciple outran Peter and reached the tomb first. John chapter 20 KJV (King James Version) 1 The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre.. 2 Then she runneth, and cometh to Simon Peter, and to the other disciple, whom Jesus loved, and saith unto them, They have taken away the Lord out of the sepulchre, and we know not where they have laid him. (AC) The disciples were overjoyed(AD) when they saw the Lord. She turned toward him and cried out in Aramaic, “Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father. We, partaking of a Divine nature, Christ's Father is our Father; and he, partaking of the human nature, our God is his God. 1 Early in the morning on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone was moved away from the entrance. It's very early in the morning, so it's still dark outside. 1 Early on Sunday morning, # 20:1 Greek On the first day of the week. The chapter is seemingly the conclusion to the Gospel of John, but it is followed by an apparently "supplementary" chapter, John 21. 27 Then saith he to Thomas, Reach hither thy finger, and behold my hands; and reach hither thy hand, and thrust it into my side: and be not faithless, but believing. What did she think had happened to the body? 1 The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre. To what disciple did Jesus say 'Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed'? It might be read, Is it my Master? 20. Sound and sincere believers, though slow and weak, shall be graciously accepted of the Lord Jesus. 24 But Thomas, one of the twelve, called Didymus, was not with them when Jesus came. 20:1-8pp — Mt 28:1-8; Mk 16:1-8; Lk 24:1-10, Mt 28:2, 3; Mk 16:5; Lk 24:4; Ac 1:10; S 5:19; 10:30, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Romans, Comfort Print, NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New International Version, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Luke, Comfort Print. Go instead to my brothers. Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brethren, and say unto them, I ascend unto my Father, and your Father; and. 20: 21: Christ's resurrection and manifestation to his disciples. John 20 [[[[[JN 20:1 The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre. What was Peter’s and John’s reaction? He spoke with affection, as one that took hold of Christ with all his might; "My Lord and my God." The first day . 5 he bent down and saw the linen cloths lying on the ground, but did not go in.. 6 Simon Peter, following him, also came up, went into the tomb, saw the linen cloths lying on the ground. Consider giving students a few minutes to review their scriptures, manuals, or other notes to ponder the most meaningful truths they have learned about the Savior and His gospel during this course. whom seekest thou? 12 And seeth two angels in white sitting, the one at the head, and the other at the feet, where the body of Jesus had lain. What was John’s reaction to the empty tomb and the linen wrappings? whom seekest thou? The sepulchre found to be empty. Stop doubting and believe.”(AO), 28 Thomas said to him, “My Lord and my God!”, 29 Then Jesus told him, “Because you have seen me, you have believed;(AP) blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.”(AQ), 30 Jesus performed many other signs(AR) in the presence of his disciples, which are not recorded in this book. 21 Again Jesus said, “Peace be with you! They fu… John chapter 20 King James Version. John 20:19 So when it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and when the doors were shut where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, “Peace be with you.” 14808: ουσης: eimi,v {i-mee’} 1) to be, to exist, to happen, to be present : … As yet the disciples knew not the Scripture; they Christ must rise again from the dead.11-18 We are likely to seek and find, when we seek with affection, and seek in tears. 2 So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we don’t know where they have put him! 11 Now Mary stood outside the tomb crying. (AS) 31 But these are written that you may believe[b](AT) that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God,(AU) and that by believing you may have life in his name.(AV). CHAPTER 20 *. 18 Mary Magdalene(X) went to the disciples(Y) with the news: “I have seen the Lord!” And she told them that he had said these things to her. If we are faithless, we are Christless and graceless, hopeless and joyless. 21 Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be unto you: as my Father hath sent me, even so send I you. John 20 The Resurrection. As the Father has sent Me, so also I am sending you." None know, but those who have tasted it, the sorrows of a deserted soul, which has had comfortable evidences of the love of God in Christ, and hopes of heaven, but has now lost them, and walks in darkness; such a wounded spirit who can bear? 3 Peter therefore went forth, and that other disciple, and came to the sepulchre. John 20. (26-29) Conclusion. John 7:39 He was speaking about the Spirit, whom those who believed in Him were later to receive. Let them not think this earth is to be their home and rest; their eye and aim, and earnest desires, must be upon another world, and this ever upon their hearts, I ascend, therefore I must seek the things which are above. Gospel of John Chapter 20. (19-25) The unbelief of Thomas. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. This warning is given to all. * 1 On the first day of the week, a Mary of Magdala came to the tomb early in the morning, while it was still dark, * and saw the stone removed from the tomb. 2 Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew p the place, for q Jesus often met there with his disciples. 4 They ran together, but the other disciple, running faster than Peter, reached the tomb first;. Some biblical scholars to suggest that John 20 was the original conclusion of the Gospel, and John 21 was a later addition, but there is no conclusive manuscript evidence for this theory. He saw the strips of linen lying there, 7 as well as the cloth that had been wrapped around Jesus’ head. The love of Christ will make us to abound in every duty more than any thing else. John 20 - In-depth verse-by-verse Bible study and commentary of John chapter 20 in plain English. Reach out your hand and put it into my side. (R), 15 He asked her, “Woman, why are you crying? . . New International Version (NIV), “They have taken my Lord away,” she said, “and I don’t know where they have put him.”. (S) Who is it you are looking for?”, Thinking he was the gardener, she said, “Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have put him, and I will get him.”. Verses 1-2 "It was very early on the first day of the week and still dark, when Mary of Magdala came to the tomb. Supplemental Teaching Ideas John 20:30–31.The Purpose of John’s Record. Why was Mary coming? He might justly have been left in his unbelief, after rejecting such abundant proofs. This power did not exist at all in the apostles as a power to give judgment, but only as a power to declare the character of those whom God would accept or reject in the day of judgment. Christ, in manifesting himself to those that seek him, often outdoes their expectations. And that, in the kingdom of the Messiah, the first day of the week should be that solemn day, was pointed out, in that Christ on that day once and again met his disciples in a religious assembly. 1 Now the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, 1 The first day of the week cometh Mary Magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre. she runneth and cometh to Simon Peter, and to the other disciple whom Jesus loved, and saith unto them, They have taken away the Lord out of the sepulchre--Dear disciple! 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