PHOTOGRAPHS OF SCRIPTURAL SITES
Several modern prophets have expressed feelings that this is where the Savior’s body was laid in the tomb of Joseph of Arimathaea after the Crucifixion.
This is a traditional site of the Savior’s burial. Several modern prophets have felt that the Savior’s body was laid in this garden tomb.
After the Savior died on the cross, his body was placed in a new tomb cut out of rock (Matt. 27:57-60
). On the third day, several women went to the tomb and found that the Savior’s body was not there (Matt. 28:1
; John 20:1-2
). The Apostles Peter and John also went to the tomb and saw that the Savior’s body was not there (John 20:2-9
). The resurrected Savior appeared to Mary Magdalene (John 20:11-18