Jesus, therefore, six days before the Passover, came to Bethany where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead.
Now the Passover of the Jews was near, and many went up to Jerusalem out of the country before the Passover to purify themselves.
And He left them and went out of the city to Bethany, and spent the night there.
Now a certain man was sick, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha.
Now when Jesus was in Bethany, at the home of Simon the leper,
Jesus entered Jerusalem and came into the temple; and after looking around at everything, He left for Bethany with the twelve, since it was already late.
While He was in Bethany at the home of Simon the leper, and reclining at the table, there came a woman with an alabaster vial of very costly perfume of pure nard; and she broke the vial and poured it over His head.
And He led them out as far as Bethany, and He lifted up His hands and blessed them.
The man who had died came forth, bound hand and foot with wrappings, and his face was wrapped around with a cloth. Jesus *said to them, “Unbind him, and let him go.”
Now there were some Greeks among those who were going up to worship at the feast;