Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
2 Corinthians 8:1
I must acquaint you, brethren, with the contribution which the churches of Macedonia have religiously made,
Now, as soon as the evening was come; because it was then the preparation, that is, the day before the sabbath,
When the sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome, after having bought aromatic drugs to embalm him,
and he took it down, and wrapp'd it in linnen, and laid it in a sepulchre, hewn out of a rock, wherein nobody had ever yet been deposited.
On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they went to the sepulchre with the spices they had provided, accompanied by several others.
then said Jesus, let her alone: against the day of my burial hath she kept this.
accordingly the soldiers came, and broke the legs of the first, and of the other who was crucified with him.
for her pouring this ointment on my body, is preparative to my burial.