The Resurrection1 a But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb b taking the spices they had prepared. 2And they found c the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4While they were perplexed about this, behold d two e men stood by them in dazzling apparel. 5And as they were f frightened and bowed their faces to the ground, the men said to them, “Why do you seek the living among the dead? 6He is not here, but has risen. Remember how he told you, g while he was still in Galilee, 7 h that the Son of Man i must be delivered into the hands of sinful men and j be crucified and on k the third day rise.” 8And l they remembered his words, 9and returning from the tomb they m told all these things to the eleven and to all the rest. 10Now it was n Mary Magdalene and o Joanna and Mary the mother of James and the other women with them who told these things to the apostles, 11but these words seemed to them an idle tale, and p they did not believe them. 12But q Peter rose and ran to the tomb; stooping and looking in, he saw r the linen cloths by themselves; and he went home marveling at what had happened.
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