Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And after this Joseph of Arimathaea, being a disciple of Jesus, but secretly for fear of the Jews, besought Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus: and Pilate gave him leave. He came therefore, and took the body of Jesus.

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Bible References

Joseph

Matthew 27:57
And in the evening, there came a rich man of Arimathea, whose name was Joseph, who also himself was a disciple of Jesus, and went to Pilate,
Mark 15:42
And the evening being now come, (because it was the preparation,
Luke 23:50
And behold there was a man of Arimathea, a city of the Jews, named Joseph, a counsellor, a good man and a just:

But

John 9:22
These things said his parents, because they were afraid of the Jews; for the Jews had already agreed, that if any one confessed Him to be Christ, he should be turned out of the synagogue.
John 12:42
There were however many of the chief rulers that believed on Him; but because of the pharisees they did not confess it, lest they should be excommunicated.
Philippians 1:14
and many of the brethren in the Lord, encouraged by my bonds, are much more bold to publish the word without fear.

General references

Mark 15:42
And the evening being now come, (because it was the preparation,
Luke 23:52
he came to Pilate, and begged the body of Jesus: