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Jesus appears to the apostles including Thomas
Eight days after he had risen, Jesus showed Thomas the wounds in his hands and side, and Thomas believed.
Dictionaries
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Appearances of Christ
Appearances of Christ. Occasions on which Jesus Christ was seen by human witnesses after his resurrection.See Resurrection.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Appearances of Christ
APPEARANCES OF CHRIST Occasions on which Jesus Christ was seen by human witnesses after his resurrection. See Resurrection.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Appearances of Christ
APPEARANCES OF CHRIST. The Gospels record five appearances of Jesus on the day of His resurrection. The first was to Mary Magdalene (Jn 20:11–18). The second was to “Mary Magdalene and the other Mary” as they were returning from the empty tomb (Mt 28:1–10). It is obvious that these might be taken as
A Dictionary of Christ and the Gospels: Aaron–Zion
1. Personal Appearance of Christ
1. Personal appearance of Christ.—Much has been written about the face of Christ. Tradition, gathering its data from the apocryphal ‘Letter of Lentulus,’ the portrait which Jesus is said to have sent to king Abgar of Edessa, the story of Veronica’s veil, the pictures and eikons of the early and mediæval
The Eerdmans Encyclopedia of Early Christian Art and Archaeology, Volumes 1–3
Portrait: Jesus Christ
Portrait: Jesus ChristEyewitness accounts of Jesus’ physical appearance do not exist. NT narratives of Jesus’ life and work do not address this issue (→ Jesus Christ: Iconography). Writing toward the end of the 2nd c., Irenaeus is the earliest witness to the possible existence of a p. of Jesus. Irenaeus
Key passages
Jn 20:24–29

Now Thomas, one of the twelve, who was called Didymus, was not with them when Jesus came. So the other disciples said to him, “We have seen the Lord!” But he said to them, “Unless I see in his hands the mark of the nails, and put my finger into the mark of the …

See also
1 Co 15:5;
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