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Bible Dictionaries

1910 New Catholic Dictionary

Lazarus

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(Hebrew: God hath helped)

  • The beggar in the parable Lazarus and the Rich Man set forth by Christ (Luke 16).

  • The brother of Martha and Mary of Bethany, and a beloved friend of Jesus (John 11). He was raised from the dead by Our Divine Lord. Many of the Jews believed in Jesus because of Lazarus. According to a tradition in the Western Church, Lazarus became the first Bishop of Marseilles and died a martyr.

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Entry for 'Lazarus'. 1910 New Catholic Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ncd/l/lazarus.html. 1910.

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