It was the Day of Pentecost, 50 days after the Passover. Pentecost, the Feast of Harvest or Weeks
To the End of the Earth
“You will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all of Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.”
On earth, just a handful of Galileans watched in awe as Jesus ascended. Two heavenly beings arrived, confirming that the post-resurrection appearances of the last 40 days were now over-but for a few exceptional occurrences.
Jesus’ Fourth Commission: “Go into all the world and make disciples of all nations…”
Fishers of Men
Jesus appeared again to the disciples beside the Sea of Galilee. -John 21:1
One of the twelve disciples. Thomas (nicknamed the Twin), was not with the others when Jesus came. They told him, “We have seen the Lord!” But he replied, “I won’t believe it unless I see…
Walk to Emmaus
Jesus begins walking along the road with two disciples who have left the other disciples in Jerusalem and the upper room, and have decided it is time to go home.