A-Z: General definitions: Joseph of Arimathea


In the New Testament Joseph of Arimathea was a wealthy man, and a secret disciple of Jesus. After Jesus had died on the cross he went to Pilate and asked for Jesus' body and buried him in his own tomb. (Matthew 27:57; Mark 15:43; John 19:38-42). Legend states that he travelled to Glastonbury in England.

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