Contributed by Jimmy Davis on Sep 19, 2001
Picture # 12 in series: The 14 Candid Snapshots of the Maturing Christian as found in the Gospel of John. Lazarus in his tomb is a picture of the whole world lost, dead, and buried in sin, and condemned until Jesus comes.
Picture # 12: Lazarus; the fields of the world are ripe unto harvest.
The dead man, Lazarus, in the tomb, is a candid snapshot of the whole world lost and condemned until Jesus comes!
Lazarus was in the tomb 4 days; the number 4 is the number of the world (John 11:17,