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#239 When Hope is Gone God Provides


Pilate is surprised by Joseph’s request; he’s never heard of anyone dying six hours after crucifixion. The priests had warned him about deception, so after checking with the centurion, and hearing his account, he gives Joseph permission to have Jesus’ body. Both Joseph and Nicodemus have lost all fear of priests and fellow rulers. They […]