MATTHEW CHAPTER 28

THE BOOK OF MATTHEW

MATTHEW CHAPTER 28 (Chapter 28 verse 1 to 20)


Matthew 28:1

In the end of the sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, came Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre.


Matthew 28:2

And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the angel of the Lord descended from heaven, and came and rolled back the stone from the door, and sat upon it.


Matthew 28:3

His countenance was like lightning, and his raiment white as snow:


Matthew 28:4

And for fear of him the keepers did shake, and became as dead men.


Matthew 28:5

And the angel answered and said unto the women, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified.


Matthew 28:6

He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay.


Matthew 28:7

And go quickly, and tell his disciples that he is risen from the dead; and, behold, he goeth before you into Galilee; there shall ye see him: lo, I have told you.


Matthew 28:8

And they departed quickly from the sepulchre with fear and great joy; and did run to bring his disciples word.


Matthew 28:9

And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and held him by the feet, and worshipped him.


Matthew 28:10

Then said Jesus unto them, Be not afraid: go tell my brethren that they go into Galilee, and there shall they see me.


Matthew 28:11

Now when they were going, behold, some of the watch came into the city, and shewed unto the chief priests all the things that were done.


Matthew 28:12

And when they were assembled with the elders, and had taken counsel, they gave large money unto the soldiers,


Matthew 28:13

Saying, Say ye, His disciples came by night, and stole him away while we slept.


Matthew 28:14

And if this come to the governor’s ears, we will persuade him, and secure you.


Matthew 28:15

So they took the money, and did as they were taught: and this saying is commonly reported among the Jews until this day.


Matthew 28:16

Then the eleven disciples went away into Galilee, into a mountain where Jesus had appointed them.


Matthew 28:17

And when they saw him, they worshipped him: but some doubted.


Matthew 28:18

And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.


Matthew 28:19

Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost:


Matthew 28:20

Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world. Amen.