Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Luke 24:16 in English Standard Version "But their eyes were kept from recognizing him." Lu 9:45 But they did not understand this saying, and it was concealed from them, so that they might not perceive it. And they were afraid to ask him about this saying. Lu 18:34 But they understood none of these things. This saying was hidden from them, and they did not grasp what was said. Lu 24:31 And their eyes were opened, and they recognized him. And he vanished from their sight. Joh 20:14 Having said this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing, but she did not know that it was Jesus. Joh 21:4 Just as day was breaking, Jesus stood on the shore; yet the disciples did not know that it was Jesus.