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Matthew 27:61

    Matthew 27:61 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And there was Mary Magdalene, and the other Mary, sitting over against the sepulchre.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And there was Mary Magdalene, and the other Mary, sitting over against the sepulcher.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, sitting over against the sepulchre.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, seated by the place of the dead.

    Webster's Revision

    And Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, sitting over against the sepulchre.

    World English Bible

    Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, sitting opposite the tomb.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Mary Magdalene was there, and the other Mary, sitting over against the sepulchre.

    Definitions for Matthew 27:61

    Sepulchre - A place of burial; grave.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 27:61

    Mary Magdalene, and the other Mary - The mother of James and Joses, Matthew 27:56. The mother of our Lord had probably, by this time, been taken home to the house of John. See John 19:26, John 19:27.

    Sitting over against the sepulchre - These holy women, filled with that love to their Lord which death cannot destroy, cleaved to him in life, and in death were not divided. They came to the grave to see the end, and overwhelmed with sorrow and anguish, sat down to mourn.