Posts Tagged ‘Road to Emmaus’

Mark 16:12-13 Road Trip With Jesus

Walking unaware

Walking unaware

As we read today we find a condensed story of the road trip Jesus took with two of His disciples. This trip took place shortly after Peter and John came back from the empty tomb. I don’t know if Mary Magdalene had made it back before these two headed out. They were on their way to the village of Emmaus. We are not told why they were going there, but we know their visit there was VERY short.

Mark hit the high points in his account of this event. He stated simply that Jesus had appeared to two of the disciples. Mark stated it was “in another form” because they didn’t
recognize Jesus when He was walking with them. Mark also reports that they came back to Jerusalem and told the other disciples, who didn’t believe them either. Read more »