He, going to Pilate, begged the body of Jesus. Then Pilate commanded the body to be given up.
Joseph of Arimathaea, an honourable councillor, who also himself was awaiting the kingdom of God, coming, emboldened himself and went in to Pilate and begged the body of Jesus.
he having gone to Pilate begged the body of Jesus;
And after these things Joseph of Arimathaea, who was a disciple of Jesus, but secretly through fear of the Jews, demanded of Pilate that he might take the body of Jesus: and Pilate allowed it. He came therefore and took away the body of Jesus.
but coming to Jesus, when they saw that he was already dead they did not break his legs,
And when they had entered they found not the body of the Lord Jesus.
and, not having found his body, came, saying that they also had seen a vision of angels, who say that he is living.
And Joseph having got the body, wrapped it in a clean linen cloth,
And when he knew from the centurion, he granted the body to Joseph.
And women, who had come along with him out of Galilee, having followed, saw the sepulchre and how his body was placed.
and beholds two angels sitting in white garments, one at the head and one at the feet, where the body of Jesus had lain.