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

The Rich Man and Lazarus
19“There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day.20And at his gate lay a poor man ... View more

John 11

The Death of Lazarus
1Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha.2Mary was the one who anointed the Lord with perf ... View more

John 11:1-2

The Death of Lazarus
1Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha.2Mary was the one who anointed the Lord with perf ... View more

Luke 10:38-42

Jesus Visits Martha and Mary
38Now as they went on their way, he entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha welcomed him into her home.39She had a si ... View more

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