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Dec 12 16.1 After the Sabbath, late Saturday afternoon, Mary Magdalene, James’ mother Mary, and Salome bought spices to anoint him.
16.2 Just after sunrise on Sunday, the women went to the tomb, wondering who would roll away the huge stone door. When they arrived, they saw it had already been rolled aside.
A great earthquake had occurred overnight and an angel of the Lord from heaven, whose appearance was like lightning and whose garment was snow white, came to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it. The guards shook with fear, becoming like dead men.