Matthew 27:57
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English Standard Version
When it was evening, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who also was a disciple of Jesus.

King James Bible
When the even was come, there came a rich man of Arimathaea, named Joseph, who also himself was Jesus' disciple:

American Standard Version
And when even was come, there came a rich man from Arimathaea, named Joseph, who also himself was Jesus disciple:

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when it was evening, there came a certain rich man of Arimathea, named Joseph, who also himself was a disciple of Jesus.

English Revised Version
And when even was come, there came a rich man from Arimathaea, named Joseph, who also himself was Jesus' disciple:

Webster's Bible Translation
When the evening was come, there came a rich man of Arimathea, named Joseph, who also himself was a disciple of Jesus.

Weymouth New Testament
Towards sunset there came a wealthy inhabitant of Arimathaea, named Joseph, who himself also had become a disciple of Jesus.

Matthew 27:57 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

When even was come

The Hebrews reckoned two evenings, an earlier and a later. The former began midway between noon and sunset, or at three o'clock in the afternoon. The latter began at sunset, six o'clock. The reference here is to the earlier evening, though the time may have been well on toward the beginning of the later. The preparations had to be hurried because the Sabbath would begin at sunset,

Matthew 27:57 Parallel Commentaries

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there.

Mark 15:42,43 And now when the even was come, because it was the preparation, that is, the day before the sabbath...

Luke 23:50,51 And, behold, there was a man named Joseph, a counselor; and he was a good man, and a just...

John 19:38-42 And after this Joseph of Arimathaea, being a disciple of Jesus, but secretly for fear of the Jews...

Arimathea.

1 Samuel 1:1 Now there was a certain man of Ramathaimzophim, of mount Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah, the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu...

1 Samuel 7:17 And his return was to Ramah; for there was his house; and there he judged Israel; and there he built an altar to the LORD.

Cross References
Isaiah 53:9
And they made his grave with the wicked and with a rich man in his death, although he had done no violence, and there was no deceit in his mouth.

Matthew 27:58
He went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. Then Pilate ordered it to be given to him.

Mark 15:42
And when evening had come, since it was the day of Preparation, that is, the day before the Sabbath,

Mark 15:43
Joseph of Arimathea, a respected member of the council, who was also himself looking for the kingdom of God, took courage and went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus.

Luke 23:50
Now there was a man named Joseph, from the Jewish town of Arimathea. He was a member of the council, a good and righteous man,

John 19:38
After these things Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus, but secretly for fear of the Jews, asked Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus, and Pilate gave him permission. So he came and took away his body.

Acts 13:29
And when they had carried out all that was written of him, they took him down from the tree and laid him in a tomb.

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