John 19:38-40 (New International Version)

Page Options
Add parallel

John 19:38-40

New International Version (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. 39 He was accompanied by Nicodemus, the man who earlier had visited Jesus at night. Nicodemus brought a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about seventy-five pounds.[a] 40 Taking Jesus’ body, the two of them wrapped it, with the spices, in strips of linen. This was in accordance with Jewish burial customs.

Footnotes:

  1. John 19:39 Or about 34 kilograms
New International Version (NIV)

Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

John 19:38-40X
Helping people around the world access the Bible and read it well for over 200 years.

Bible Gateway Recommendations

NIV Adventure Bible
Retail: $24.99
Our Price: $16.99
Save: $8.00 (32%)
NIV Bug Collection Bible, Italian Duo-Tone, Butterfly 1984
Retail: $19.99
Our Price: $14.49
Save: $5.50 (28%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
View All