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John 20:3

ESV So Peter went out with the other disciple, and they were going toward the tomb.
NIV So Peter and the other disciple started for the tomb.
NASB So Peter and the other disciple left, and they were going to the tomb.
CSB At that, Peter and the other disciple went out, heading for the tomb.
NLT Peter and the other disciple started out for the tomb.
KJV Peter therefore went forth, and that other disciple, and came to the sepulchre.

What does John 20:3 mean?

This section gives details that correspond to what we know of Peter and John (John 13:23; 20:2). Peter is known for his impulsiveness. It makes sense that he would be running to Jesus' grave site (John 20:4). However, John is believed to have been the youngest of the disciples, partly explaining why he could outrun Peter and arrive first. However, John will hesitate at the opening of the grave while Peter, with characteristic intensity, will walk right in (John 20:4–6).

The men are rushing to Jesus' burial site because of what Mary Magdalene has reported (John 20:1–2). The formerly-sealed grave (Matthew 27:62–66) is lying open, and Jesus' body is not there.
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