From the other blog:
…..Now Jesus was dead and they were locked in this room and they were utterly helpless. All hope was gone. They couldn’t even take care of his body properly. Saturday was the Sabbath day and all work was forbidden. They had no choice but to let the corpse lie in the tomb and rot until Sunday morning. They didn’t have a single thing to do for an entire day and night but to sit in that room with their thoughts of death and betrayal and failure and loss and hopelessness….
read the rest: All Hope Is Dead…. But That’s Just The Beginning.