Luke 23:56
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New International Version
Then they went home and prepared spices and perfumes. But they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment.

New Living Translation
Then they went home and prepared spices and ointments to anoint his body. But by the time they were finished the Sabbath had begun, so they rested as required by the law.

English Standard Version
Then they returned and prepared spices and ointments. On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

Berean Study Bible
Then they returned to prepare spices and perfumes. And they rested on the Sabbath according to the commandment.

Berean Literal Bible
And having returned, they prepared spices and anointing oils. And they rested indeed on the Sabbath according to the commandment.

New American Standard Bible
Then they returned and prepared spices and perfumes. And on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

King James Bible
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then they returned and prepared spices and perfumes. And they rested on the Sabbath according to the commandment.

International Standard Version
Then they went back and prepared spices and perfumes, and on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

NET Bible
Then they returned and prepared aromatic spices and perfumes. On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And they returned, and prepared sweet spices and ointment, and on the Sabbath they rested according to that which had been commanded.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then they went back to the city and prepared spices and perfumes. But on the day of worship they rested according to the commandment.

New American Standard 1977
And they returned and prepared spices and perfumes.

      And on the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.

King James 2000 Bible
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.

American King James Version
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.

American Standard Version
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments. And on the sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And returning, they prepared spices and ointments; and on the sabbath day they rested, according to the commandment.

Darby Bible Translation
And having returned they prepared aromatic spices and ointments, and remained quiet on the sabbath, according to the commandment.

English Revised Version
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments. And on the sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested on the sabbath, according to the commandment.

Weymouth New Testament
Then they returned, and prepared spices and perfumes. On the Sabbath they rested in obedience to the Commandment.

World English Bible
They returned, and prepared spices and ointments. On the Sabbath they rested according to the commandment.

Young's Literal Translation
and having turned back, they made ready spices and ointments, and on the sabbath, indeed, they rested, according to the command.

Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
23:50-56 Many, though they do not make any show in outward profession, yet, like Joseph of Arimathea, will be far more ready to do real service, when there is occasion, than others who make a greater noise. Christ was buried in haste, because the sabbath drew on. Weeping must not hinder sowing. Though they were in tears for the death of their Lord, yet they must prepare to keep holy the sabbath. When the sabbath draws on, there must be preparation. Our worldly affairs must be so ordered, that they may not hinder us from our sabbath work; and our holy affections so stirred up, that they may carry us on in it. In whatever business we engage, or however our hearts may be affected, let us never fail to get ready for, and to keep holy, the day of sacred rest, which is the Lord's day.
Study Bible
The Burial of Jesus
55The women who had come with Jesus from Galilee followed, and they saw the tomb and how His body was placed. 56Then they returned to prepare spices and perfumes. And they rested on the Sabbath according to the commandment.
Cross References
Exodus 20:10
but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter, your male or your female servant or your cattle or your sojourner who stays with you.

Deuteronomy 5:14
but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter or your male servant or your female servant or your ox or your donkey or any of your cattle or your sojourner who stays with you, so that your male servant and your female servant may rest as well as you.

Mark 16:1
When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices so they could go and anoint Jesus' body.

Luke 24:1
On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women came to the tomb, bringing the spices they had prepared.
Treasury of Scripture

And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.

prepared.

Luke 24:1 Now on the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they …

2 Chronicles 16:14 And they buried him in his own sepulchers, which he had made for …

Mark 16:1 And when the sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother …

rested.

Exodus 20:8-10 Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy…

Exodus 31:14 You shall keep the sabbath therefore; for it is holy to you: every …

Exodus 35:2,3 Six days shall work be done, but on the seventh day there shall be …

Isaiah 58:13,14 If you turn away your foot from the sabbath, from doing your pleasure …

Jeremiah 17:24,25 And it shall come to pass, if you diligently listen to me, said the LORD…

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