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"We trusted that it had been he that should have redeemed Israel," said the two disciples, sadly walking on the way to Emmaus.Religious Studies, Sketches and Poems|Harriet Beecher Stowe
The town of Emmaus, where Athronges had established himself, shared the same fate, though the inhabitants had taken to flight.History of the Jews, Vol. II (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
They sat stiffly side by side at the darkening table, like some Tuscan painting of the two disciples supping at Emmaus.The Mayor of Casterbridge|Thomas Hardy
The two disciples going to Emmaus proved something of this, if we are to judge from their own glowing words to one another.Life and Times of David|Charles Henry Mackintosh
So they went forth with all their power, and came, and pitched near Emmaus, in the plain country.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Biblical town (Luke xxiv:13), from Aramaic hammat "hot spring."