That he was sick (oti asqenei). Present active indicative retained in indirect discourse after a secondary tense (hkousen). Two days (duo hmera). Accusative of extent of time. In the place where he was (en wi hn topwi). Incorporation of the antecedent topwi into the relative clause, "in which place he was." It was long enough for Lazarus to die and seemed unlike Jesus to the sisters.