Luke 24:28

“And they drew nigh vnto the village, whither they went, and hee made as though hee would haue gone further.”

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Other Translations

And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they went: and he made as though he would have gone further.
- King James Version

And they approached the village where they were going, and He acted as though He were going farther.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And they came near the town to which they were going, and he seemed as if he was going on;
- Basic English Bible

And they drew near to the village where they were going, and *he* made as though he would go farther.
- Darby Bible

And they drew nigh to the village whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.
- Webster's Bible

When they had come near the village to which they were going, He appeared to be going further.
- Weymouth Bible

They drew near to the village, where they were going, and he acted like he would go further.
- World English Bible

And thei camen nyy the castel, whidur thei wenten. And he made countenaunce that he wolde go ferthere.
- Wycliffe Bible

And they came nigh to the village whither they were going, and he made an appearance of going on further,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 24:28


24:28 He made as though he would go farther - Walking forward, as if he was going on; and he would have done it, had they not pressed him to stay.


Discussion for Luke 24

  • Charley
    romanisim, russian orthodoxy are cults who worship idols, thats right they say they just venerate which is worship. exodus 20-2. 1st cor9-10 no idol worshipper in mary, st.ann st. theresa, the pope, st.joseph i could go on and on this is a cult which the lord jesus saved me out of o pray for lost souls in these cults we need to reach them with the real jesus of the bible, the mass is blaspheme.
  • Stan jett
    Luke 24:32 And they said one to another, Did not our heart burn within us, while he talked with us by the way, and while he opened to us the scriptures? My heart burned within me when I was saved. It seemed that every word out of the preachers mouth was aimed at me. My wife also was saved the same day.
  • Deborah
    LUKE 24 is a beautiful chapter...can you imagine having CHRIST appear to you, sit, eat and talk with you! HOW AMAZING THAT WOULD BE!!! What amazes me also is how they had the old testament to teach them about Christ and yet they still didn't know Him. Also how HE had spent time with them and worked miracles in front of them and they still didn't understand Him nor recognize Him when they saw HIM.
  • Gary F
    Luke 6:37
    Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven:
  • Albert Allen
    Can people who call themselves Catholic be saved?...yes, I do think so, can people who hold fast to the Catholic doctrine be saved?....I don't see any way they can be. Let every man examine himself with the Holy scriptures as the "only" standard.
  • WC
    Catholics are not saved people. Trusting in Christ and Him alone is what saves. Everything about Catholicism teaches to trust in other things...Mary, Pope's edicts, confessing to priests, etc. I know because I came out of that. It's a filthy religion like all false religions. When a Catholic gets saved, they leave all that behind which would make them no longer Catholic.

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