the eleven disciples in a mountain in Galilee (Matthew 28:16);

five hundred brethren at one time (1 Corinthians 15:6);

James (1 Corinthians 15:7);

and all the apostles at the ascension (Luke 24:50-52; Acts 1:1-12).


The Ascension
After Jesus had committed the words of reconciliation to the apostles (2 Corinthians 5:17-21). He led them out as far as Bethany, blessed them and ascended to His Father's right hand (Luke 24:49-53; Acts 1:9-11).

Article adapted from the Condensed Biblical Encyclopedia (public domain), written in 1896 by Ashley S. Johnson, founder of Johnson Bible College, was and is designed for busy people who wish to increase their knowledge of the oracles of God.