Preparation For Burial

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John 12:7

But Jesus said, "Leave her alone. She has kept this for the day of my burial.

Matthew 26:12

For in pouring this ointment on my body, she did it to prepare me for burial.

Genesis 50:3

Forty days were fulfilled for him, for that is how many the days it takes to embalm. The Egyptians wept for him for seventy days.

Genesis 50:2

Joseph commanded his servants, the physicians, to embalm his father; and the physicians embalmed Israel.

Genesis 50:26

So Joseph died, being one hundred ten years old, and they embalmed him, and he was put in a coffin in Egypt.

John 19:40

So they took Jesus' body, and bound it in linen cloths with the spices, as the custom of the Jews is to bury.

John 20:5-7

Stooping and looking in, he saw the linen cloths lying, yet he didn't enter in. Then Simon Peter came, following him, and entered into the tomb. He saw the linen cloths lying, and the cloth that had been on his head, not lying with the linen cloths, but rolled up in a place by itself.

Mark 14:8

She has done what she could. She has anointed my body beforehand for the burying.

Genesis 46:4

I will go down with you into Egypt. I will also surely bring you up again. Joseph will close your eyes."

2 Samuel 3:31

David said to Joab, and to all the people who were with him, Tear your clothes, and clothe yourselves with sackcloth, and mourn before Abner. King David followed the bier.

Luke 7:14

He came near and touched the coffin, and the bearers stood still. He said, "Young man, I tell you, arise!"

Amos 6:10

"When a man's relative carries him, even he who burns him, to bring bodies out of the house, and asks him who is in the innermost parts of the house, 'Is there yet any with you?' And he says, 'No;' then he will say, 'Hush! Indeed we must not mention the name of Yahweh.'

Isaiah 30:33

For his burning place has long been ready. Yes, for the king it is prepared. He has made its pyre deep and large with fire and much wood. Yahweh's breath, like a stream of sulfur, kindles it.

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