John 20:9
Good News Translation
They still did not understand the scripture which said that he must rise from death.)

New Revised Standard Version
for as yet they did not understand the scripture, that he must rise from the dead.

Contemporary English Version
At that time Peter and the other disciple did not know that the Scriptures said Jesus would rise to life.

New American Bible
For they did not yet understand the scripture that he had to rise from the dead.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For as yet they knew not the scripture, that he must rise again from the dead.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

For as yet they knew not the scripture, that he must rise again from the dead.


Matthew 16:21,22 From that time Jesus began to shew to his disciples, that he must go to Jerusalem, and suffer many things from the ancients and scribes and chief priests, and be put to death, and the third day rise again. . . .

Mark 8:31-33 And he began to teach them that the Son of man must suffer many things and be rejected by the ancients and by the high priests and the scribes: and be killed and after three days rise again. . . .

Mark 9:9,10,31,32 And as they came down from the mountain, he charged them not to tell any man what things they had seen, till the Son of man shall be risen again from the dead. . . .

Luke 9:45 But they understood not this word: and it was hid from them, so that they perceived it not. And they were afraid to ask him concerning this word.

Luke 18:33,34 And after they have scourged him, they will put him to death. And the third day he shall rise again. . . .

Luke 24:26 Ought not Christ to have suffered these things and so, to enter into his glory?

Luke 24:44-46 And he said to them: These are the words which I spoke to you while I was yet with you, that all things must needs be fulfilled which are written in the law of Moses and in the prophets and in the psalms, concerning me. . . .


Psalm 16:10 Because thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; nor wilt thou give thy holy one to see corruption.

Psalm 22:15,22 My strength is dried up like a potsherd, and my tongue hath cleaved to my jaws: and thou hast brought me down into the dust of death. . . .


Isaiah 25:8 He shall cast death down headlong for ever: and the Lord God shall wipe away tears from every face, and the reproach of his people he shall take away from off the whole earth: for the Lord hath spoken it.

Isaiah 26:19 Thy dead men shall live, my slain shall rise again: awake, and give praise, ye that dwell in the dust: for thy dew is the dew of the light: and the land of the giants thou shalt pull down into ruin.

Isaiah 53:10-12 And the Lord was pleased to bruise him in infirmity: if he shall lay down his life for sin, he shall see a longlived seed, and the will of the Lord shall be prosperous in his hand. . . .

Hosea 13:14 I will deliver them out of the hand of death. I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy death; O hell, I will be thy bite: comfort is hidden from my eyes.

Acts 2:25-32 For David saith concerning him: I foresaw the Lord before my face: because he is at my right hand, that I may not be moved. . . .

Acts 13:29-37 And when they had fulfilled all things that were written of him, taking him down from the tree, they laid him in a sepulchre. . . .

1 Corinthians 15:4 And that he was buried: and that he rose again on the third day according to the scriptures:

The Resurrection
8Then that other disciple also went in, who came first to the sepulchre: and he saw and believed. 9For as yet they knew not the scripture, that he must rise again from the dead. 10The disciples therefore departed again to their home.…
Cross References
Matthew 22:29
And Jesus answering, said to them: You err, not knowing the Scriptures nor the power of God.

Luke 24:26
Ought not Christ to have suffered these things and so, to enter into his glory?

Luke 24:46
And he said to them: Thus it is written, and thus it behoved Christ to suffer and to rise again from the dead, the third day:

John 2:22
When therefore he was risen again from the dead, his disciples remembered that he had said this: and they believed the scripture and the word that Jesus had said.

Acts 2:24
Whom God hath raised up, having loosed the sorrows of hell, as it was impossible that he should be holden by it.

Acts 17:3
Declaring and insinuating that the Christ was to suffer and to rise again from the dead; and that this is Jesus Christ, whom I preach to you.

John 20:8
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