The Lazarus Pit – John 11:1-44

Thea Queen getting lowered into the Lazarus Pit
Thea Queen getting lowered into the Lazarus Pit

If you have been watching Arrow on the CW or love DC cartoons and comics then you probably ran past this a few times on TV. The Lazarus Pit, a mythical fountain of youth and revitalization that kept the character Ra’s al Ghul alive for centuries. The effects of the pool could heal any wound and bring people back from the dead. The Lazarus Pit is generally tied to Batman lore however with the Arrow show Oliver Queen steps into Bruce Wayne’s shoes many of times.

The Lazarus Pit have not only brought people from the dead like Jason Todd, the second and most annoying Robin (Under The Red Hood), it also cured a brain tumor in Edward Nigma(The Riddler) (Hush). It even healed the womb of the crime fighter Black Canary (Birds of Prey #34). But you know for all the miracles that it can do there is a limitation, the users are known to go crazy for a short period time.

In the mythical idea of the Lazarus pit lets dive into the bible to see who is this Lazarus and why he has a pit named after him that he never used. Continue reading “The Lazarus Pit – John 11:1-44”

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The Lazarus Pit – John 11:1-44