Bible Narratives Devotional, Week 43: Holy Week
Week 43: Holy Week Weekly memory verse: John 11:25 – “Jesus said to her, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live.’” Weekly hymn: “My Song Is Love Unknown” (free download) Weekly catechism: What is the duty of those who are rightly baptized? It is the duty of those who are rightly baptized to join themselves to some visible and orderly church of Jesus Christ. Day 211: Jesus Raises Lazarus from the Dead Reading: Luke 16:19-31; John 11:1–53 Notes Luke 16, Verse 20. Lazarus. This is not the same Lazarus who later dies and is raised by Jesus (John 11). However, this is the only person named in Jesus’s parables, and therefore this is likely a true story rather than one made up to teach a lesson. Verse 22. Abraham’s bosom. A figurative expression that refers to heaven. Verse 23. [more]