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John 20 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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The Empty Tomb

(Mat 28:1–10; Mar 16:1–8; Luk 24:1–12 )
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:1 - Now on the first day of the week, Miryam from Magdala went early, while it was still dark, to the tomb, and saw the stone taken away from the tomb.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:2 - Therefore she ran and came to Shim`on Rock, and to the other talmid whom Yeshua loved, and said to them, "They have taken away the Lord out of the tomb, and we don't know where they have laid him!"
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:3 - Therefore Rock and the other talmid went out, and they went toward the tomb.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:4 - They both ran together. The other talmid outran Rock, and came to the tomb first.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:5 - Stooping and looking in, he saw the linen cloths lying, yet he didn't enter in.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:6 - Then Shim`on Rock came, following him, and entered into the tomb. He saw the linen cloths lying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:7 - and the cloth that had been on his head, not lying with the linen cloths, but rolled up in a place by itself.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:8 - So then the other talmid who came first to the tomb also entered in, and he saw and believed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:9 - For as yet they didn't know the Scripture, that he must rise from the dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:10 - So the talmidim went away again to their own homes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:11 - But Miryam was standing outside at the tomb weeping. So, as she wept, she stooped and looked into the tomb,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:12 - and she saw two angels in white sitting, one at the head, and one at the feet, where the body of Yeshua had lain.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:13 - They told her, "Woman, why are you weeping?" She said to them, "Because they have taken away my Lord, and I don't know where they have laid him."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:14 - When she had said this, she turned around and saw Yeshua standing, and didn't know that it was Yeshua.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:15 - Yeshua said to her, "Woman, why are you weeping? Who are you looking for?" She, supposing him to be the gardener, said to him, "Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have laid him, and I will take him away."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:16 - Yeshua said to her, "Miryam." She turned and said to him, "Rhabbouni!" which is to say, "Teacher!"
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:17 - Yeshua said to her, "Don't touch me, for I haven't yet ascended to my Father; but go to my brothers, and tell them, 'I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:18 - Miryam from Magdala came and told the talmidim that she had seen the Lord, and that he had said these things to her.

Jesus among His Disciples

(Luk 24:36–43; 1Co 15:5 )
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:19 - When therefore it was evening, on that day, the first day of the week, and when the doors were locked where the talmidim were assembled, for fear of the Yehudim, Yeshua came and stood in the midst, and said to them, "Shalom be to you."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:20 - When he had said this, he showed them his hands and his side. The talmidim therefore were glad when they saw the Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:21 - Yeshua therefore said to them again, "Shalom be to you. As the Father has sent me, even so I send you."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:22 - When he had said this, he breathed on them, and said to them, "Receive the Ruach HaKodesh!
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:23 - Whoever's sins you forgive, they are forgiven them. Whoever's sins you retain, they have been retained."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:24 - But T'oma, one of the twelve, called Didymus, wasn't with them when Yeshua came.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:25 - The other talmidim therefore said to him, "We have seen the Lord!" But he said to them, "Unless I see in his hands the print of the nails, and put my hand into his side, I will not believe."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:26 - After eight days again his talmidim were inside, and T'oma was with them. Yeshua came, the doors being locked, and stood in the midst, and said, "Shalom be to you."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:27 - Then he said to T'oma, "Reach here your finger, and see my hands. Reach here your hand, and put it into my side. Don't be unbelieving, but believing."
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:28 - T'oma answered him, "My Lord and my God!"
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:29 - Yeshua said to him, "Because you have seen me, you have believed. Blessed are those who have not seen, and have believed."

Why This Gospel Was Written

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:30 - Therefore Yeshua did many other signs in the presence of his talmidim, which are not written in this book;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 20:31 - but these are written, that you may believe that Yeshua is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that believing you may have life in his name.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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