Matthew 27:60-66 NIV

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.

The Guard at the Tomb

62 The next day, the one after Preparation Day, the chief priests and the Pharisees went to Pilate.

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      63 "Sir," they said, "we remember that while he was still alive that deceiver said, 'After three days I will rise again.'2

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      64 So give the order for the tomb to be made secure until the third day. Otherwise, his disciples may come and steal the body3 and tell the people that he has been raised from the dead. This last deception will be worse than the first."

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      65 "Take a guard,"4 Pilate answered. "Go, make the tomb as secure as you know how."

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      66 So they went and made the tomb secure by putting a seal5 on the stone6 and posting the guard.7

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