Lazarus
Publication Date:
10/1/2008
Pages:
0
Session(s)
1
Product Type:
Internet Download
Adult Study
Product Number:
TC0264

Who hasn't heard of Lazarus? The story of Jesus raising him from the dead is one biblical story most never forget.

Yet, besides being the brother of Mary and Martha and a seemingly important figure in the Bible, Lazarus never has a speaking part. Unlike the lepers or the blind who asked Jesus for healing, or the demon-possessed who reacted violently to Jesus' presence, Lazarus was inert, in a tomb, making no requests. No matter, he received the full attention of his Lord. He may represent many of us who have been blessed by God not so much because of our seeking God as by the prayers of friends or family members who have sought God on our behalf.

This one session study on the figure of Lazarus in the Bible is part of a study pack called "Figures in the New Testament" which consists of six studies of important persons found in the Gospels. Each study is independent of the others and you do not need to study all of them to enjoy just one or several of the studies. While any order may be used, we suggest the following order: Peter; Mary and Martha; James, Brother of Jesus; Priscilla; Lazarus; and Mary, Mother of Jesus.

J. Ellsworth Kalas is Senior Professor of Homiletics at Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky. He formerly served as President of Asbury. Kalas served for thirty-eight years as a pastor in four churches in Wisconsin and Ohio. He has published more than thirty books, including Grace in a Tree Stump: Old Testament Stories of God's Love and Preaching the Calendar: Celebrating Holidays and Holy Days, both available from WJK.


Martha Bettis-Gee is Associate for Child Advocacy in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).


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