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John 11:1 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

THE DEATH CALL OF LAZARUS v. 1-37

1 ) "Now a certain man was sick," (en de tis asthenon) "Then there was a certain man ailing," or sick, physically ill, It became an occasion for Jesus to leave Perea to return to Judea, in the area of Jerusalem.

2) "Named Lazarus, of Bethany," (Lazaros apo Bethanias) "Lazarus from Bethany;- The name "Lazarus" Greek form of the Hebrew Eleazar, means "God is my help," as used both here and Luk 16:20. The term(Gk. apo) here used denotes his "residence in Bethany," his birth place of Bethany. The term is also used this way Joh 1:45; Joh 13:24; Luk 24:50.

3) "The town of Mary and her sister Martha." (ek tes komes Marias kai Marthas tes adelphes autes) "Out of and from the village of Mary and her sister Martha.'' Bethany, now known as El' Aziriyeh, is located on the southeast slope of Olivet near two miles east of Jerusalem, Joh 11:18. It was also the village, residence, and birthplace of Mary and Martha, and is to be distinguished from Bethabara also known as the Bethany beyond Jordan, Joh 1:28; Joh 10:40.

Consult other comments:

John 11:1 - Abbott's Illustrated New Testament

John 11:1 - The Greek Testament

John 11:1 - Barclay Daily Study Bible

John 11:1 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

John 11:1 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 11:1 - Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament

John 11:1 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 11:1 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 11:1 - B.H. Carroll's An Interpretation of the English Bible

John 11:1 - Through the Bible Commentary

John 11:1 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 11:1 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

John 11:1 - College Press Bible Study Textbook Series

John 11:1 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 11:1 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 11:1 - John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

John 11:1 - Expositors Bible Commentary

John 11:1 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 11:1 - Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures

John 11:1 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 11:1 - Expositor's Dictionary of Text by Robertson

John 11:1 - F. B. Hole's Old and New Testaments Commentary

John 11:1 - F.B. Meyer's Through the Bible Commentary

John 11:1 - Gaebelein's Annotated Bible (Commentary)

John 11:1 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 11:1 - McGarvey and Pendleton Commentaries (New Testament)

John 11:1 - Geneva Bible Notes

John 11:1 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 11:1 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 11:1 - William Godbey's Commentary on the New Testament

John 11:1 - Godet Commentary (Luke, John, Romans and 1 Corinthians)

John 11:1 - Grant's Commentary on the Bible

John 11:1 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 11:1 - Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 11:1 - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary

John 11:1 - International Critical Commentary New Testament

John 11:1 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

John 11:1 - Commentaries on the New Testament and Prophets

John 11:1 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 11:1 - William Kelly Major Works (New Testament)

John 11:1 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

John 11:1 - A Commentary on the Holy Scriptures, Critical, Doctrinal, and Homiletical by Lange

John 11:1 - Cornelius Lapide Commentary

John 11:1 - Lightfoot Commentary Gospels

John 11:1 - Neighbour's Wells of Living Water

John 11:1 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

John 11:1 - An Exposition on the Whole Bible

John 11:1 - Church Pulpit Commentary

John 11:1 - Grant's Numerical Bible Notes and Commentary

John 11:1 - The People's Bible by Joseph Parker

John 11:1 - Peake's Commentary on the Bible

John 11:1 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 11:1 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

John 11:1 - The Preacher's Complete Homiletical Commentary Edited by Joseph S. Exell

John 11:1 - The Complete Pulpit Commentary

John 11:1 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 11:1 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 11:1 - Ryle's Expository Thoughts on the Gospels

John 11:1 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 11:1 - The Sermon Bible

John 11:1 - Spurgeon's Verse Expositions of the Bible

John 11:1 - Sutcliffe's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 11:1 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 11:1 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 11:1 - You Can Understand the Bible: Study Guide Commentary Series by Bob Utley

John 11:1 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 11:1 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 11:1 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary