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named Joseph, who also himself was Jesus' disciple:
MAT 27:58 He went to Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus. Then Pilate
commanded the body to be delivered.
MAT 27:59 And when Joseph had taken the body, he wrapped it in a clean
MAT 27:60 And laid it in his own new tomb, which he had hewn out in the
rock: and he rolled a great stone to the door of the sepulchre, and
MAT 27:61 And there was Mary Magdalene, and the other Mary, sitting
over against the sepulchre.
MAT 27:62 Now the next day, that followed the day of the preparation,
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