Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now the Jewish Passover Festival was approaching and many people went up to Jerusalem from the country, to purify themselves before the Passover.
Now a man named Lazarus was sick; he lived in Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha.
And he left them, and went out of the city to Bethany, and spent the night there.
And he came into Jerusalem and into the Temple, and looked it all over; then, as it was already late, he went out with the Twelve to Bethany.
And he led them out as far as Bethany. Then he lifted up his hands and blessed them.
Now the Jewish festival of the Passover was coming.