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Reading: “Lazarus, Come Forth!”

Lazarus, Come Forth!: How Jesus Confronts the Culture of Death and Invites Us into the New Life of Peace by John Dear My rating: 4 of 5 stars I chose to read Lazarus, Come Forth! because I got a lot out of Put Down Your Sword when I read it. Dear is a man with powerful statements to make, including some biting criticisms of the Catholic Church. This book focuses on the story of Lazarus, taking it bit by bit, analyzing Jesus’ actions and John’s words very closely, to show… Read more Reading: “Lazarus, Come Forth!”