Contributed by Glenn Pease on Mar 29, 2021
So hasty was the burial that the women who stood at a distant watching were not satisfied it had
been done right, and so they got more spices and prepared to go back after the Sabbath to give Jesus a
completely suitable burial.
Doctor Martin von Butchell was a London dentist who lost his wife in 1775, and was reluctant to
part with her. There was no law against it, so he had her embalmed, and kept her in a glass case in
his home. He introduced visitors to her as my dear departed. Word spread of this spectacle, and