Luke 23:56

56 Then they went home and prepared spices and perfumes. But they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment.

Luke 23:56 in Other Translations

KJV
56 And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.
ESV
56 Then they returned and prepared spices and ointments. On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.
NLT
56 Then they went home and prepared spices and ointments to anoint his body. But by the time they were finished the Sabbath had begun, so they rested as required by the law.
MSG
56 Then they went back to prepare burial spices and perfumes. They rested quietly on the Sabbath, as commanded.
CSB
56 Then they returned and prepared spices and perfumes. And they rested on the Sabbath according to the commandment.

Luke 23:56 In-Context

54 It was Preparation Day, and the Sabbath was about to begin.
55 The women who had come with Jesus from Galilee followed Joseph and saw the tomb and how his body was laid in it.
56 Then they went home and prepared spices and perfumes. But they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Mark 16:1; Luke 24:1
  • 2. Exodus 12:16; Exodus 20:10
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