After the crucifixion of Jesus, his body was requested by Joseph of Arimathea. Joseph buried Jesus in a new tomb and covered it with a large stone. Mary mother of Jesus and some other women went to the tomb prepared oil and spices to rub on his body but on getting there, the stone at the mouth of the tomb was already rolled away. At the entrance of the tomb they encountered an angel who told them Jesus was risen.
The book gives an insight on what happened during the Resurrection of Jesus Christ.