Lazarus

Lazarus (Laz´uh-ruhs)

1 A character in a parable told by Jesus in (Luke 16:19-31). Lazarus dies a poor man and is carried by angels to Abraham’s bosom, while the rich man dies and is tormented in Hades. 2 A friend of Jesus who dies and is then raised by Jesus (John 11). Lazarus is the brother of Mary and Martha of Bethany, a village near Jerusalem (John 11:1-2; Luke 10:38-42).

Luke 16:19-31

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John 11

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John 11:1-2

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Luke 10:38-42

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