Luke 24:28
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English Standard Version
So they drew near to the village to which they were going. He acted as if he were going farther,

King James Bible
And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they went: and he made as though he would have gone further.

American Standard Version
And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they drew night to the town, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go farther.

English Revised Version
And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they drew nigh to the village whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.

Weymouth New Testament
When they had come near the village to which they were going, He appeared to be going further.

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Vincent's Word Studies

They went (ἐπορεύοντο)

Imperfect, were going. So Rev,

Made as though (προσεποιήσατο)

The verb means originally to add or attach to; hence to take to one's self what does not belong to him; and so, to pretend; though pretending as implying anything false, does not attach to this act of Jesus. He was going on, and would have gone on but for their invitation. Only here in New Testament.

Luke 24:28 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

he made. That is, he was directing his steps as if to go onwards; and so he doubtless would, had he not been withheld by their friendly importunities. There is not the smallest ground for founding a charge of dissimulation against our Saviour, or affording any encouragement to dissimulation in others.

Genesis 19:2 And he said, Behold now, my lords, turn in, I pray you, into your servant's house, and tarry all night...

Genesis 32:26 And he said, Let me go, for the day breaks. And he said, I will not let you go, except you bless me.

Genesis 42:7 And Joseph saw his brothers, and he knew them, but made himself strange to them, and spoke roughly to them; and he said to them...

Mark 6:48 And he saw them toiling in rowing; for the wind was contrary to them: and about the fourth watch of the night he comes to them...

Cross References
Mark 6:48
And he saw that they were making headway painfully, for the wind was against them. And about the fourth watch of the night he came to them, walking on the sea. He meant to pass by them,

Luke 24:29
but they urged him strongly, saying, "Stay with us, for it is toward evening and the day is now far spent." So he went in to stay with them.

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