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** And now when the even was come Anno Mar. xv. 42+ (b because it was the preparation, that Minift. 4. Mat.xxvii. 57. is the day before the fabbath)




there Mat.xxvii. Luke xxiii. 51. came a rich man of Arimathea, a city 57. Mark xv. 43. of the Jews, an honourable counfel-Luk.xxiii. lor, which alfo waited for the kingdom uk. xxiii. Mat. xxvii. 57. of God, named Jofeph, who also Luke xxiii. 51. himself was Jefus's difciple. (* The fame had not confented to the counsel, Joh. xix. 38.and deed of them) (* being a_difciple of Jefus, but fecretly for fear of

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Mar. xv. 43. the Jews) boldly came, d and went Mat.xxvii. John xix. 38. unto Pilate, [and] befought Pilate 58. that he might take away the body of Luk. xxiii. 39. Jefus. And there came alfo Nicode- $2. mus (which at first came to Jefus by night) and brought a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about a hundred pound

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Mar. xv. 44. weight. And Pilate marvelled if he were already dead and calling unto him, the Centurion, he asked him whe45 ther he had been any while dead, And when he knew it of the Centurion, Mat. xxvii. 58. Then Pilate commanded the body Mar. xv. Mar. xv. 45. to be delivered to Jofeph. He came 45: Joh.xix. 38. therefore and took the body of Jefus. Joh.xix.38: Mat. xxvii. 59. × And when Jofeph had taken the body, Mar.xv.46


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he wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, Luk. xxiii. Joh.xix. 40. with the fpices, as the manner of the joh.xix.40. 41.Jews is to bury. Now in the place


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where he was crucified, there was a garden, and in the garden a new fe- "Mat.xxvii. Mat. xxvii. 60. pulchre, which he had hewn out in the Joh. xix. 42. rock. There therefore, becaufe of the Luk. xxiii. Jew's preparation day, for the fepulchre 53. 41. was nigh at hand, laid they Jefus where

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in was never man yet laid. And he Garden of th tat. 33 rolled a great ftone to the door of the Sepulchre. Mat.xxvii. fepulchre, and departed. And Ma-47. Mar. xv. ry Magdalen, and Mary the mother of 55. Luk. xxiii. Jofes,which came with him from


Galilee, fitting over against the fepul. 61. Mat.xxvii. Mar. xv. chre, and beheld the fepulchre, and ss. Luk. xxiii. how his body was laid, and they re- 56.



turned, and prepared fpices and oint-
ment, and refted the fabbath day, ac-
cording to the commandment.

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member that that deceiver faid, while
he was yet alive, After three days I will
rife again. Command therefore that the 64.
fepulchre be made fure until the third
day, left his difciples come by night, and
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On the Sunday early in the Morning
the Women go to the Sepulchre,
from whence they find the stone re-
moved. They are informed by
Angels that Jefus is restored to
life, and rifen again, with which
they are commanded to acquaint
his Apoftles, who give no credit
to it. Peter and John repair to
the Sepulchre, which they find emp-
ty. Mary Magdalen fees two An-
gels again in the Tomb, and after-
wards Jefus himself, with which
She acquaints the Apostles, who do
not regard her.



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ND when the fabbath was paft, Mat very early in the morning, asxxviii. I. Matxxvii.. it began to dawn towards the first day Mar. xvi. 2. of the week, came Mary Magda- Mar. xvi. len, and Mary the mother of James, 2. and Salome, [who] had bought fweet fpices, that they might come and anoint him they came to the fepulchre 1. at the rifing of the fun, bringing the fpices which they had prepared, and 3. certain others with them. And they faid among themfelves, Who shall roll us away the stone from the door of the 4. fepulchre? for it was very great. *And Mat. xxviii. 2, behold, there was a great earthquake;

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Anno for the angel of the Lord defcended Garden of the Etat. 33. from heaven, and came and rolled back Sepulchre. Minift. 4. the ftone from the door, and fat upon


Luk.xxiv. it. (And when they looked, they 4. faw that the ftone was rolled away)

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Joh. xx. 1. * And they entred into the fepulchre, 3. Luk. xxiv. * and found not the body of the Lords. Mar. xvi. Jefus. And it came to pafs as they were much perplexed thereabout, behold two men ftood by them in thining garments. They faw a young man 5. fitting on the right fide, * His counte- 3. Mat. xxviii. Mar.xvis.nance was like lightning, and his rai

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ment white as fnow. And for fear of 4. Mat. xxviii. him the keepers did shake, and became




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5. Luk. xxiv.

amar.xvis. as dead men. And as [the women] s. Luk. xxiv. were afraid, and bowed down their *Mar.xvi.6. faces to the earth, ** the angel anfwer- 5. Mat. xxviii. ed and faid unto the women, Fear not: for I know that ye feek Jefus of Na Mat.xxviii. zareth, f which was crucified. He is 5. not here: for he is rifen, as he faid: *Mar.xvi.6. come, fee the place where the Lord lay. * Why Seek ye the living among the dead? He is not here, but is rifen: 6. remember how he spake unto you, when he was yet in Galilee, faying, The fon 7. of man must be delivered into the hands of finful men, and be crucified, and the Mar. xvi. third day rife again. And go quick 7. Mat. xxviii. ly and tell his difciples, and Peter that be is rifen from the dead; and behold be goeth before you into Galilee: there shall xxviii. ye fee him, lo, I have told you. *And 8. Luk. xxiv. they remembred his words, And they 8, Mat. xxviii. departed quickly from the fepulchre


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Garden of the with fear and great joy; for they Anno Sepulchre. trembled and were amazed: neither cat. 33. 8. faid they any thing to any man, for 9. they were afraid, and returned from Mat.' › ! the fepulchre, and told all these things xxviii. 8. unto the eleven, and to all the reft. 10. It was Mary Magdalen and Joana, and Mary the mother of James, and other women that were with them, which told thefe things unto the ApoII. ftles. And their words feemed to them as idle tales, and they believed them 2. not. Then [Mary Magdalen] runneth, and cometh to Simon Peter, and to the other difciple, whom Jefus loved, and faith unto them, They have· taken away the Lord out of the fepulchre, and we know not where they have 3. laid him. Peter therefore went forth, Luk xxiv. and that other difciple, and came to 12. 4. the fepulchre. So they ran both toge-· ther and the other difciple did outrun Peter, and came firft to the fepul5. chre. And he stooping down, and looking in, faw the linen clothes lying by * themselves; * yet went he not in. Then Joh. xx. . cometh Simon Peter following him, and went into the fepulchre, and feeth 7. the linen clothes lie; And the napkin that was about his head, not lying with the linen clothes, but wrapped 8. together in a place by it felf. Then went in alfo that other difciple, which came first to the fepulchre, and he faw, 10. and believed. For as yet they knew not the fcripture, that he muft rife again

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