They were looking intently up into the sky as he was going, when suddenly to men dressed in white stood beside them.
“Men of Galilee,” they said, “why do you stand here looking into the sky?
When Jesus was in Jerusalem he often stayed in Bethany, a village on the east side of the Mount of Olives, about a two-mile walk southwest of Jerusalem.
The walk from Jerusalem to Bethany took Jesus through Gethsemane and straight up to the summit of the Mount of Olives (then along the ridge), which is today a modern road to Bethphage.
Details of several of Jesus’ activities on the Mount of Olives are recorded in the gospels.
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His ascension was followed by the confirming statement of the angels that Jesus would return the same way he left.
When he had led them out to the vicinity of Bethany, he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
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