A Holy Family of Bethany ~ Saints Martha, Mary (of Bethany), and Lazarus


Jesus Raising Lazarus from the Dead with Martha and Mary Nearby

Now Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus.
~ John 11:5

Actions of this little family from Bethany - Martha, Mary, and Lazarus - brought some rich stories and insights about Jesus into the Bible. 

Martha and Mary
Luke 10: 38-42

The Raising of Lazarus
John 11: 1-45

Mary’s Anointing of Jesus
John 12: 1-11
Matthew 26:6-13
Mark 14:3-9


These three sibling saints ... Martha, Mary (of Bethany), and Lazarus ... share July 29 as a Feast Day.


Saints Martha, Mary of Bethany, and Lazarus in the Roman Martytology