A Pharisee, a teacher of Israel, and a ruler of the Jews as described in the Gospel of John. Nicodemus questions Jesus (John 3), later defends him (John 7:50-52), and finally appears with Joseph of Arimathea to prepare his body for burial (John 19:39).
Nicodemus Visits Jesus
1Now there was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a leader of the Jews.
2He came to Jesus by night and said to him, “Rabbi, we know that you are ... View more
50Nicodemus, who had gone to Jesus before, and who was one of them, asked,
51“Our law does not judge people without first giving them a hearing to find out what ... View more
39Nicodemus, who had at first come to Jesus by night, also came, bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, weighing about a hundred pounds.