2 And behold, a severe earthquake had occurred, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled away the stone and sat upon it.3 And his appearance was like lightning, and his clothing as white as snow.4 The guards shook for fear of him and became like dead men.
Matthew 28:11-15New American Standard Bible (NASB)
11 Now while they were on their way, some of the guard came into the city and reported to the chief priests all that had happened.12 And when they had assembled with the elders and consulted together, they gave a large sum of money to the soldiers,13 and said, “You are to say, ‘His disciples came by night and stole Him away while we were asleep.’14 And if this should come to the governor’s ears, we will win him over and [a]keep you out of trouble.”15 And they took the money and did as they had been instructed; and this story was widely spread among the Jews, and isto this day.
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