Jesus and the Women Disciples

Women traveled with Jesus and the disciples.

 Luke 8
1 after this, Jesus traveled about from one town and village to another, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom of God. The Twelve were with him, 
2 and also some women who had been cured of evil spirits and diseases: Mary (called Magdalene) from whom seven demons had come out; 
3 Joanna the wife of Cuza, the manager of Herod's household; Susanna; and many others. These women were helping to support them out of their own means. 

The women remained faithful during the crucifixion.
 
Matthew 27 Mark 15 Luke 23
54 When the centurion and those with him who were guarding Jesus saw the earthquake and all that had happened, they were terrified, and exclaimed, "Surely he was the Son of God!" 
55 Many women were there, watching from a distance. They had followed Jesus from Galilee to care for his needs. 
56 Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and Joses, and the mother of Zebedee's sons. 
57 As evening approached, there came a rich man from Arimathea, named Joseph, who had himself become a disciple of Jesus. 
58 Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus' body, and Pilate ordered that it be given to him. 
59 Joseph took the body, wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, 
60 and placed it in his own new tomb that he had cut out of the rock. He rolled a big stone in front of the entrance to the tomb and went away. 
61 Mary Magdalene and the other Mary were sitting there opposite the tomb
39 And when the centurion, who stood there in front of Jesus, heard his cry and saw how he died, he said, "Surely this man was the Son of God!" 
40 Some women were watching from a distance. Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James the younger and of Joses, and Salome. 
41 In Galilee these women had followed him and cared for his needs. Many other women who had come up with him to Jerusalem were also there. 
27 A large number of people followed him, including women who mourned and wailed for him. 
28 Jesus turned and said to them, "Daughters of Jerusalem, do not weep for me; weep for yourselves and for your children. 
29 For the time will come when you will say, `Blessed are the barren women, the wombs that never bore and the breasts that never nursed!' 
30 Then "`they will say to the mountains, "Fall on us!" and to the hills, "Cover us!"

Who was at the crucifixion with Jesus?

What role did the women have?

Notice Mark 16:41.  What was the women's history with Jesus?

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