The parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus illustrates the necessity of proper stewardship. It also gives a glimpse into the nature of life after death. This parable is found in Luke 16:19-31.
Setting - When did Jesus teach this parable? Find out, and meet his intended audience.
Parable - Read the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus.
Characters - Meet the Rich Man, Lazarus, and other characters from this parable.
Warning - The primary message of this parable.
Fact or Fable? - Are the places mentioned in this parable real, or did Jesus fabricate them to make a point?
Paradise & Torment - Places where the departed await the Judgment Day.
FAQ - Answers to frequently asked questions related to this parable.
Bibliography - References for further research.
Additional teachings of Jesus on eternity, heaven, and hell can be found in the passages below.
- Matthew 25:31-46
- Mark 9:42-48