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John 19:38 NIV

The Burial of Jesus

38 Later, Joseph of Arimathea asked Pilate for the body of Jesus. Now Joseph was a disciple of Jesus, but secretly because he feared the Jewish leaders. With Pilate’s permission, he came and took the body away.

References for John 19:38

Study tools for John 19:38

  • a 19:24 - Psalm 22:18
  • b 19:26 - The Greek for "Woman" does not denote any disrespect.
  • c 19:36 - Exodus 12:46; Num. 9:12; Psalm 34:20
  • d 19:37 - Zech. 12:10
  • e 19:39 - Or about 34 kilograms