Then He appeared to 10 of the apostles
The Bible says that He opened up their minds fully to grasp the meaning of the Scriptures, and He said to them, “In this way it is written that the Christ would suffer and rise from among the dead on the third day, and on the basis of His name repentance for forgiveness of sins would be preached in all the nations -- starting out from Jerusalem, you are to be witnesses of these things. And, look! I am sending forth upon you that which is promised by my Father. Wait here until you receive power from on high.
“You will be guided by Holy Spirit, make sure you listen and receive it. If you forgive the sins of anyone, they stand forgiven .”
But Thomas was not with them when Jesus came. When he returned, the other disciples exclaimed, “We have seen the Lord!” But he said to them, “Unless I see in His hands the print of the nails and stick my hand into His side, I will certainly not believe.”