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KEY NUMBER FIVE: AND THEIR EYES WERE OPENED

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We have spent the last four weeks discussing the story of Emmaus from Luke 24.  We have already seen that this last Chapter of Luke’s Gospel serves not only as the wonderful literary transition to his second volume – Acts – but also as a spiritual key, or set of …

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KEY NUMBER FOUR: BLESSING THE BREAD

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    Last time we saw that after the two disciples “constrained” Yeshua, “He went in to stay with them”. Then we read: Luke 24:30 Now it came to pass, as He sat at the table with them, that He took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to …

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KEY NUMBER THREE: AS THOUGH …

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And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they went: and he made as though he would have gone further[1]. First of all, what an amazing sentence we find here! What a surprising way to speak about the Lord!  There are not many places in the Bible where God pretends …

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KEY NUMBER TWO: TO MAKE THE LATENT VISIBLE

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  Luke 24:27 And beginning at Moses and all the Prophets, He expounded to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Himself. So, Yeshua[1] took them through the Scriptures and explained the things concerning Himself.  We have to understand, though, that these were not only the things concerning Himself …