Matthew 27:57-61 NIV

The Burial of Jesus

27:57-61pp -- Mk 15:42-47; Lk 23:50-56; Jn 19:38-42

57 As evening approached, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who had himself become a disciple of Jesus.

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      58 Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus' body, and Pilate ordered that it be given to him.
      59 Joseph took the body, wrapped it in a clean linen cloth,
      60 and placed it in his own new tomb1 that he had cut out of the rock. He rolled a big stone in front of the entrance to the tomb and went away.

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      61 Mary Magdalene and the other Mary were sitting there opposite the tomb.