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John 4 :: Webster's Bible (WEB)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:1 - When therefore the Lord knew that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus made and baptized more disciples than John,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:2 - (Though Jesus himself baptized not, but his disciples,)
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:3 - He left Judea, and departed again into Galilee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:4 - And he must needs go through Samaria.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:5 - Then he cometh to a city of Samaria, which is called Sychar, near to the parcel of ground, that Jacob gave to his son Joseph.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:6 - Now Jacob's well was there. Jesus therefore being wearied with his journey, sat thus on the well: and it was about the sixth hour.

The Woman of Samaria

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:7 - There cometh a woman of Samaria to draw water: Jesus saith to her, Give me to drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:8 - (For his disciples had gone to the city to buy provisions.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:9 - Then saith the woman of Samaria to him, How is it that thou, being a Jew, askest drink of me, who am a woman of Samaria? for the Jews have no dealings with the Samaritans.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:10 - Jesus answered and said to her, If thou knewest the gift of God, and who it is that saith to thee, Give me to drink; thou wouldst have asked him, and he would have given thee living water.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:11 - The woman saith to him, Sir, thou hast nothing to draw with, and the well is deep: from whence then hast thou that living water?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:12 - Art thou greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well, and drank of it himself, and his children, and his cattle?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:13 - Jesus answered and said to her, Whoever drinketh of this water, shall thirst again:
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:14 - But whoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him, shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him, shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:15 - The woman saith to him, Sir, give me this water, that I may not thirst, neither come hither to draw.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:16 - Jesus saith to her, Go, call thy husband, and come hither.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:17 - The woman answered and said, I have no husband. Jesus said to her, Thou hast well said, I have no husband:
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:18 - For thou hast had five husbands, and he whom thou now hast, is not thy husband: in that thou hast spoken truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:19 - The woman saith to him, Sir, I perceive that thou art a prophet.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:20 - Our fathers worshiped in this mountain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:21 - Jesus saith to her, Woman, believe me, the hour cometh, when ye shall neither in this mountain, nor yet at Jerusalem, worship the Father.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:22 - Ye worship ye know not what: we know what we worship, for salvation is from the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:23 - But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshipers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:24 - God is a Spirit: and they that worship him, must worship him in spirit and in truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:25 - The woman saith to him, I know that Messiah cometh, who is called Christ; when he is come, he will tell us all things.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:26 - Jesus saith to her, I that speak to thee am he.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:27 - And upon this came his disciples, and marveled that he talked with the woman: yet no man said, What seekest thou? or, Why talkest thou with her?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:28 - The woman then left her waterpot, and went into the city, and saith to the men,
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:29 - Come, see a man who hath told me all things that ever I did: is not this the Christ?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:30 - Then they went out of the city, and came to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:31 - In the mean while his disciples prayed him, saying, Master, eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:32 - But he said to them, I have food to eat that ye know not of.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:33 - Therefore said the disciples one to another, Hath any man brought him aught to eat?
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:34 - Jesus saith to them, My food is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his work.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:35 - Say not ye, There are yet four months, and then cometh harvest? behold, I say to you, Lift up your eyes, and look on the fields; for they are white already to harvest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:36 - And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and gathereth fruit to life eternal: that both he that soweth, and he that reapeth, may rejoice together.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:37 - And herein is that saying true, One soweth, and another reapeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:38 - I sent you to reap that on which ye bestowed no labor: other men labored, and ye have entered into their labors.

The Samaritans

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:39 - And many of the Samaritans of that city believed on him for the saying of the woman, who testified, He told me all that ever I did.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:40 - So when the Samaritans had come to him, they besought him that he would tarry with them: and he abode there two days.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:41 - And many more believed, because of his own word;
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:42 - And said to the woman, Now we believe, not because of thy saying: for we have heard him ourselves, and know that this is indeed the Christ, the Savior of the world.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:43 - Now after two days he departed thence, and went into Galilee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:44 - For Jesus himself testified that a prophet hath no honor in his own country.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:45 - Then when he had come into Galilee, the Galileans received him, having seen all the things that he did at Jerusalem at the feast: for they also went to the feast.

Healing a Nobleman's Son

Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:46 - So Jesus came again into Cana of Galilee, where he made the water wine. And there was a certain nobleman, whose son was sick at Capernaum.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:47 - When he heard that Jesus had come from Judea into Galilee, he went to him, and besought him that he would come down, and heal his son: for he was at the point of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:48 - Then said Jesus to him, Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:49 - The nobleman saith to him, Sir, come down ere my child dieth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:50 - Jesus saith to him, Go; thy son liveth. And the man believed the word that Jesus had spoken to him, and he departed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:51 - And as he was now going down, his servants met him, and told him, saying, Thy son liveth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:52 - Then he inquired of them the hour when he began to amend: and they said to him, Yesterday at the seventh hour the fever left him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:53 - So the father knew that it was at the same hour in which Jesus said to him, Thy son liveth: and he himself believed, and his whole house.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 4:54 - This is again the second miracle that Jesus performed, when he had come from Judea into Galilee.

The Webster Bible was translated by Noah Webster in 1833 in order to bring the language of the bible up to date. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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