What are Lazarus?

  • (noun): The person who Jesus raised from the dead after four days in the tomb; this miracle caused the enemies of Jesus to begin the plan to put him to death.
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Some articles on lazarus:

Sylvain Lazarus
... Sylvain Lazarus (born 1943) is a French sociologist, anthropologist and political theorist ... Lazarus is a Professor at the Paris 8 University ...
Lisa Lazarus - Biography
... Lazarus was born in Llanelli, Wales in 1987, the daughter of psychic journalist Diane Lazarus ... Lazarus attended the University of Hertfordshire where she studied her degree in Diagnostic Radiography ... Lazarus is rumoured to have dated Catalan footballer Gerard Piqué during his time playing for Manchester United ...
Sylvain Lazarus - Further Reading
... Here, Badiou discusses the ongoing importance for him of Lazarus's work and political interventions ... The index points to other references to Lazarus in this volume ... of Emancipation An Introduction to the work of Sylvain Lazarus, 2009 ...
Serbian Traditions - Christian - Lazareva Subota
... Vrbica or Lazareva Subota (Lazarus Saturday) is a Serbian Orthodox tradition that has origins in the Eastern Christian feast of Lazarus Saturday, however the feast has its own features ... The feast celebrates the resurrection of Lazarus of Bethany, the narrative of which is found in the New Testament Gospel of John (John 111-45) ...
Lazarus - Other Uses
... Lazarus (IDE), an integrated development environment for Free Pascal Lazarus (department store), a defunct department store chain now branded as Macy's Ultima V Lazarus, a 2005 fan remake of ...

More definitions of "Lazarus":

  • (noun): The diseased beggar in Jesus' parable of the rich man and the beggar.

Famous quotes containing the word lazarus:

    They won’t come to learn, only to stare. I’ll be a freak in a sideshow: Lazarus the Second! Fifty cents to look, a dollar to touch.
    Karl Brown (1897–1990)

    ‘Thou art none of mine, brother Lazarus,
    That lies begging at my gate.
    No meat, no drink, will I give thee,
    For Jesus Christ his sake.’
    —Unknown. Dives and Lazarus (l. 13–16)

    There is a place prepared in hell,
    For to sit upon a serpent’s knee.’
    —Unknown. Dives and Lazarus (l. 39–40)