Supporting Evidence #5: Multiple Appearances  
Some Supporting Evidence for the Resurrection

Multiple Accounts of Appearances of Jesus

This is more conclusive evidence. These are, remember, multiple eyewitness accounts of Jesus appearing after his crucifixion. Here is a list of these appearances:

To Mary Magdalene: Mark 16:9, John 20:14

To the women returning from the tomb: Matthew 28:9-10

To Peter later in the day: Luke 24:34

To the Emmaus disciples: Luke 24:13-33

To the apostles without Thomas: Luke 24:36-43, John 20:19-24

To the apostles with Thomas present: John 20:26-29

To the seven at the Lake of Tiberias: John 21:1-23

To a multitude of 500+ believers on a Galilean mountain: 1 Corinthians 15:6

To James the brother of Jesus: 1 Corinthians 15:7

To the eleven: Matthew 28:16-20, Mark 16:14-20, Luke 24:33-52, Acts 1:3-12

At the ascension: Acts 1:3-12

To Paul: Acts 9:3-6, 1 Corinthians 15:8

To Stephen: Acts 7:55

To Paul in the temple: Acts 22:17-21, 23:11

To John on Patmos: Revelation 1:10-19




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