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1 A REPORT NOW REACHED the Pharisees: 'Jesus is winning and baptizing more disciples than John'; Jesus and the Woman of Samaria Jn.4.1-42 (Sychar) - Ὡς οὖν ἐγνω ὁ Ἰησοῦς ὅτι ἠκουσαν οἱ Φαρισαῖοι ὅτι Ἰησοῦς πλείονας μαθητὰς ποιεῖ καὶ βαπτίζει ἢ Ἰωάννης
2 although, in fact, it was only the disciples who were baptizing and not Jesus himself.  - καίτοιγε Ἰησοῦς αὐτὸς οὐκ ἐβάπτιζεν ἀλλ' οἱ μαθηταὶ αὐτοῦ -
3 When Jesus learned this, he left Judaea and set out once more for Galilee.  ἀφῆκεν τὴν Ἰουδαίαν καὶ ἀπῆλθεν πάλιν εἰς τὴν Γαλιλαίαν.
4 He had to pass through Samaria,  ἐδει δὲ αὐτὸν διέρχεσθαι διὰ τῆς Σαμαρείας.
5 and on his way came to a Samaritan town called Sychar, near the plot of ground which Jacob gave to his son Joseph  ἐρχεται οὖν εἰς πόλιν τῆς Σαμαρείας λεγομένην Συχὰρ πλησίον τοῦ χωρίου ὃ ἐδωκεν Ἰακὼβ [τῷ] Ἰωσὴφ τῷ υἱῷ αὐτοῦ·
6 and the spring called Jacob's well. It was about noon, and Jesus, tired after his journey, sat down by the well.
 ἦν δὲ ἐκεῖ πηγὴ τοῦ Ἰακώβ. ὁ οὖν Ἰησοῦς κεκοπιακὼς ἐκ τῆς ὁδοιπορίας ἐκαθέζετο οὑτως ἐπὶ τῇ πηγῇ· ὡρα ἦν ὡς ἑκτη.
7 (8) The disciples had gone away to the town to buy food.  Ἔρχεται γυνὴ ἐκ τῆς Σαμαρείας ἀντλῆσαι ὑδωρ. λέγει αὐτῇ ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Δός μοι πεῖν·
8 (7) Meanwhile a Samaritan woman came to draw water.  οἱ γὰρ μαθηταὶ αὐτοῦ ἀπεληλύθεισαν εἰς τὴν πόλιν, ἵνα τροφὰς ἀγοράσωσιν.
9 Jesus said to her, 'Give me a drink.' The Samaritan woman said, 'What! You, a Jew, ask a drink of me, a Samaritan woman?' (Jews and Samaritans, it should be noted, do not use vessels in common. [Or: Jews, it should be noted, are not on familiar terms with Samaritans; some witnesses omit these words.])  λέγει οὖν αὐτῷ ἡ γυνὴ ἡ Σαμαρῖτις, Πῶς σὺ Ἰουδαῖος ὢν παρ' ἐμοῦ πεῖν αἰτεῖς γυναικὸς Σαμαρίτιδος οὐσης; (οὐ γὰρ συγχρῶνται Ἰουδαῖοι Σαμαρίταις.)
10 Jesus answered her, 'If only you knew what God gives, and who it is that is asking you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water.'  ἀπεκρίθη Ἰησοῦς καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῇ, Εἰ ᾐδεις τὴν δωρεὰν τοῦ θεοῦ καὶ τίς ἐστιν ὁ λέγων σοι, Δός μοι πεῖν, σὺ ἂν ᾐτησας αὐτὸν καὶ ἐδωκεν ἀν σοι ὑδωρ ζῶν.
11 'Sir,' the woman said, 'you have no bucket and this well is deep. How can you give me "living water"?  λέγει αὐτῷ ἡ γυνή, Κύριε, οὐτε ἀντλημα ἐχεις καὶ τὸ φρέαρ ἐστὶν βαθύ· πόθεν οὖν ἐχεις τὸ ὑδωρ τὸ ζῶν;
12 Are you a greater man than Jacob our ancestor, who gave us the well, and drank from it himself, he and his sons, and his cattle too?'  μὴ σὺ μείζων εἶ τοῦ πατρὸς ἡμῶν Ἰακώβ, ὃς ἐδωκεν ἡμῖν τὸ φρέαρ καὶ αὐτὸς ἐξ αὐτοῦ ἐπιεν καὶ οἱ υἱοὶ αὐτοῦ καὶ τὰ θρέμματα αὐτοῦ;
13 Jesus said, 'Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again,  ἀπεκρίθη Ἰησοῦς καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῇ, Πᾶς ὁ πίνων ἐκ τοῦ ὑδατος τούτου διψήσει πάλιν·
14 but whoever drinks the water that I shall give him will never suffer thirst any more. The water that I shall give him will be an inner spring always welling up for eternal life.'  ὃς δ' ἂν πίῃ ἐκ τοῦ ὑδατος οὗ ἐγὼ δώσω αὐτῷ, οὐ μὴ διψήσει εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα, ἀλλὰ τὸ ὑδωρ ὃ δώσω αὐτῷ γενήσεται ἐν αὐτῷ πηγὴ ὑδατος ἀλλομένου εἰς ζωὴν αἰώνι ον.
15 'Sir,' said the woman, 'give me that water, and then I shall not be thirsty, nor have to come all this way to draw.'
 λέγει πρὸς αὐτὸν ἡ γυνή, Κύριε, δός μοι τοῦτο τὸ ὑδωρ, ἵνα μὴ διψῶ μηδὲ διέρχωμαι ἐνθάδε ἀντλεῖν.
16 Jesus replied, 'Go home, call your husband and come back.'  Λέγει αὐτῇ, Ὕπαγε φώνησον τὸν ἀνδρα σου καὶ ἐλθὲ ἐνθάδε.
17 She answered, 'I have no husband.' 'You are right', said Jesus, 'in saying that you have no husband,  ἀπεκρίθη ἡ γυνὴ καὶ εἶπεν αὐτῷ, Οὐκ ἐχω ἀνδρα. λέγει αὐτῇ ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Καλῶς εἶπας ὅτι Ἄνδρα οὐκ ἐχω·
18 for, although you have had five husbands, the man with whom you are now living is not your husband; you told me the truth there.'  πέντε γὰρ ἀνδρας ἐσχες, καὶ νῦν ὃν ἐχεις οὐκ ἐστιν σου ἀνήρ· τοῦτο ἀληθὲς εἰρηκας.
19 'Sir,' she replied, 'I can see that you are a prophet.  λέγει αὐτῷ ἡ γυνή, Κύριε, θεωρῶ ὅτι προφήτης εἶ σύ.
20 Our fathers worshipped on this mountain, but you Jews say that the temple where God should be worshipped is in Jerusalem.'  οἱ πατέρες ἡμῶν ἐν τῷ ὀρει τούτῳ προσεκύνησαν· καὶ ὑμεῖς λέγετε ὅτι ἐν Ἱεροσολύμοις ἐστὶν ὁ τόπος ὁπου προσκυνεῖν δεῖ.
21 'Believe me,' said Jesus, 'the time is coming when you will worship the Father neither on this mountain, nor in Jerusalem.  λέγει αὐτῇ ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Πίστευέ μοι, γύναι, ὅτι ἐρχεται ὡρα ὅτε οὐτε ἐν τῷ ὀρει τούτῳ οὐτε ἐν Ἱεροσολύμοις προσκυνήσετε τῷ πατρί.
22 You Samaritans worship without knowing what you worship, while we worship what we know. It is from the Jews that salvation comes.  ὑμεῖς προσκυνεῖτε ὃ οὐκ οἰδατε· ἡμεῖς προσκυνοῦμεν ὃ οἰδαμεν, ὅτι ἡ σωτηρία ἐκ τῶν Ἰουδαίων ἐστίν.
23 But the time approaches, indeed it is already here, when those who are real worshippers will worship the Father in spirit and in truth. Such are the worshippers whom the Father wants.  ἀλλὰ ἐρχεται ὡρα, καὶ νῦν ἐστιν, ὅτε οἱ ἀληθινοὶ προσκυνηταὶ προσκυνήσουσιν τῷ πατρὶ ἐν πνεύματι καὶ ἀληθείᾳ· καὶ γὰρ ὁ πατὴρ τοιούτους ζητεῖ τοὺς προσκυνοῦντας αὐτόν.
24 God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and in truth.'  Πνεῦμα ὁ θεός, καὶ τοὺς προσκυνοῦντας αὐτὸν ἐν πνεύματι καὶ ἀληθείᾳ δεῖ προσκυνεῖν.
25 The woman answered, 'I know that Messiah' (that is Christ) 'is coming. When he comes he will tell us everything.'  λέγει αὐτῷ ἡ γυνή, Οἶδα ὅτι Μεσσίας ἐρχεται, ὁ λεγόμενος Χριστός· ὁταν ἐλθῃ ἐκεῖνος, ἀναγγελεῖ ἡμῖν ἀπαντα.
26 Jesus said, 'I am he, I who am speaking to you now.'
 λέγει αὐτῇ ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Ἐγώ εἰμι, ὁ λαλῶν σοι.
27 At that moment his disciples returned, and were astonished to find him talking with a woman; but none of them said, 'What do you want?' or, 'Why are you talking with her?'  Καὶ ἐπὶ τούτῳ ἦλθαν οἱ μαθηταὶ αὐτοῦ, καὶ ἐθαύμαζον ὅτι μετὰ γυναικὸς ἐλάλει· οὐδεὶς μέντοι εἶπεν, Τί ζητεῖς; ἠ, τί λαλεῖς μετ' αὐτῆς;
28 The woman put down her water-jar and went away to the town, where she said to the people,  ἀφῆκεν οὖν τὴν ὑδρίαν αὐτῆς ἡ γυνὴ καὶ ἀπῆλθεν εἰς τὴν πόλιν καὶ λέγει τοῖς ἀνθρώποις,
29 'Come and see a man who has told me everything I ever did. Could this be the Messiah?'  Δεῦτε ἰδετε ἄνθρωπον ὃς εἶπέν μοι πάντα ὁσα ἐποίησα· μήτι οὗτός ἐστιν ὁ Χριστός;
30 They came out of the town and made their way towards him.
 ἐξῆλθον ἐκ τῆς πόλεως καὶ ἠρχοντο πρὸς αὐτόν.
31 Meanwhile the disciples were urging him, 'Rabbi, have something to eat.'  Ἐν τῷ μεταξὺ ἠρώτων αὐτὸν οἱ μαθηταὶ λέγοντες, Ῥαββί, φάγε.
32 But he said, 'I have food to eat of which you know nothing.'  ὁ δὲ εἶπεν αὐτοῖς, Ἐγὼ βρῶσιν ἐχω φαγεῖν ἣν ὑμεῖς οὐκ οἰδατε.
33 At this the disciples said to one another, 'Can someone have brought him food?'  ἐλεγον οὖν οἱ μαθηταὶ πρὸς ἀλλήλους, Μή τις ἠνεγκεν αὐτῷ φαγεῖν;
34 But Jesus said, 'It is meat and drink for me to do the will of him who sent me until I have finished his work.
 λέγει αὐτοῖς ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Ἐμὸν βρῶμά ἐστιν ἵνα ποιήσω τὸ θέλημα τοῦ πέμψαντός με καὶ τελειώσω αὐτοῦ τὸ ἐργον.
35 'Do you not say, "Four months more and then comes harvest"? But look, I tell you, look round on the fields; they are already white, ripe for harvest.  οὐχ ὑμεῖς λέγετε ὅτι Ἔτι τετράμηνός ἐστιν καὶ ὁ θερισμὸς ἐρχετα; ἰδοὺ λέγω ὑμῖν, ἐπάρατε τοὺς ὀφθαλμοὺς ὑμῶν καὶ θεάσασθε τὰς χώρας ὅτι λευκαί εἰσιν πρὸς θερισμόν. ἠδη
36 The reaper is drawing his pay and gathering a crop for eternal life, so that sower and reaper may rejoice together.  ὁ θερίζων μισθὸν λαμβάνει καὶ συνάγει καρπὸν εἰς ζωὴν αἰώνιον, ἵνα ὁ σπείρων ὁμοῦ χαίρῃ καὶ ὁ θερίζων.
37 That is how the saying comes true: "One sows, and another reaps."  ἐν γὰρ τούτῳ ὁ λόγος ἐστὶν ἀληθινὸς ὅτι Ἄλλος ἐστὶν ὁ σπείρων καὶ ἀλλος ὁ θερίζων.
38 I sent you to reap a crop for which you have not toiled. Others toiled and you have come in for the harvest of their toil.'
 ἐγὼ ἀπέστειλα ὑμᾶς θερίζειν ὃ οὐχ ὑμεῖς κεκοπιάκατε· ἀλλοι κεκοπιάκασιν, καὶ ὑμεῖς εἰς τὸν κόπον αὐτῶν εἰσεληλύθατε.
39 Many Samaritans of that town came to believe in him because of the woman's testimony: 'He told me  Ἐκ δὲ τῆς πόλεως ἐκείνης πολλοὶ ἐπίστευσαν εἰς αὐτὸν τῶν Σαμαριτῶν διὰ τὸν λόγον τῆς γυναικὸς μαρτυρούσης ὅτι Εἶπέν μοι πάντα ἂ ἐποίησα.
40 everything I ever did.' So when these Samaritans had come to him they pressed him to stay with them; and  ὡς οὖν ἦλθον πρὸς αὐτὸν οἱ Σαμαρῖται, ἠρώτων αὐτὸν μεῖναι παρ' αὐτοῖς· καὶ ἐμεινεν ἐκεῖ δύο ἡμέρας.
41 he stayed there two days. Many more became believers because of what they heard from his own lips.  καὶ πολλῷ πλείους ἐπίστευσαν διὰ τὸν λόγον αὐτοῦ,
42 They told the woman, 'It is no longer because of what you said that we believe, for we have heard him ourselves; and we know that this is in truth the Saviour of the world.'
 τῇ τε γυναικὶ ἐλεγον ὅτι Οὐκέτι διὰ τὴν σὴν λαλιὰν πιστεύομεν· αὐτοὶ γὰρ ἀκηκόαμεν, καὶ οἰδαμεν ὅτι οὗτός ἐστιν ἀληθῶς ὁ σωτὴρ τοῦ κόσμου.
43 WHEN THE TWO DAYS were over he set out for Galilee; The Healing of the Official's Son Jn.4.43-54 (Cana) - | Mt.8.5-13 | Lk.7.1-10Μετὰ δὲ τὰς δύο ἡμέρας ἐξῆλθεν ἐκεῖθεν εἰς τὴν Γαλιλαίαν·
44 for Jesus himself declared that a prophet is without honour in his own country.  αὐτὸς γὰρ Ἰησοῦς ἐμαρτύρησεν ὅτι προφήτης ἐν τῇ ἰδίᾳ πατρίδι τιμὴν οὐκ ἐχει.
45 On his arrival in Galilee the Galileans gave him a welcome, because they had seen all that he did at the festival in Jerusalem; they had been at the festival themselves.
 ὅτε οὖν ἦλθεν εἰς τὴν Γαλιλαίαν, ἐδέξαντο αὐτὸν οἱ Γαλιλαῖοι, πάντα ἑωρακότες ὁσα ἐποίησεν ἐν Ἱεροσολύμοις ἐν τῇ ἑορτῇ, καὶ αὐτοὶ γὰρ ἦλθον εἰς τὴν ἑορτήν.
46 Once again he visited Cana-in-Galilee, where he had turned the water into wine. An officer in the royal service was there, whose son was lying ill at Capernaum.  Ἦλθεν οὖν πάλιν εἰς τὴν Κανὰ τῆς Γαλιλαίας, ὁπου ἐποίησεν τὸ ὑδωρ οἶνον. καὶ ἦν τις βασιλικὸς οὗ ὁ υἱὸς ἠσθένει ἐν Καφαρναούμ·
47 When he heard that Jesus had come from Judaea into Galilee, he came to him and begged him to go down and cure his son, who was at the point of death.  οὗτος ἀκούσας ὅτι Ἰησοῦς ἡκει ἐκ τῆς Ἰουδαίας εἰς τὴν Γαλιλαίαν ἀπῆλθεν πρὸς αὐτὸν καὶ ἠρώτα ἵνα καταβῇ καὶ ἰάσηται αὐτοῦ τὸν υἱόν, ἠμελλεν γὰρ ἀποθνῄσκειν.
48 Jesus said to him, 'Will none of you ever believe without seeing signs and portents?'  εἶπεν οὖν ὁ Ἰησοῦς πρὸς αὐτόν, Ἐὰν μὴ σημεῖα καὶ τέρατα ἰδητε, οὐ μὴ πιστεύσητε.
49 The officer pleaded with him, 'Sir, come down before my boy dies.'  λέγει πρὸς αὐτὸν ὁ βασιλικός, Κύριε, κατάβηθι πρὶν ἀποθανεῖν τὸ παιδίον μου.
50 Then Jesus said, 'Return home; your son will live.' The man believed what Jesus said and started for home.  λέγει αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Πορεύου· ὁ υἱός σου ζῇ. ἐπίστευσεν ὁ ἄνθρωπος τῷ λόγῳ ὃν εἶπεν αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς καὶ ἐπορεύετο.
51 When he was on his way down his servants met him with the news, 'Your boy is going to live.'  ἠδη δὲ αὐτοῦ καταβαίνοντος οἱ δοῦλοι αὐτοῦ ὑπήντησαν αὐτῷ λέγοντες ὅτι ὁ παῖς αὐτοῦ ζῇ.
52 So he asked them what time it was when he got better. They said, 'Yesterday at one in the afternoon the fever left him.'  ἐπύθετο οὖν τὴν ὡραν παρ' αὐτῶν ἐν ᾗ κομψότερον ἐσχεν· εἶπαν οὖν αὐτῷ ὅτι Ἐχθὲς ὡραν ἑβδόμην ἀφῆκεν αὐτὸν ὁ πυρετός.
53 The father noted that this was the exact time when Jesus had said to him, 'Your son will live', and he and all his household became believers.
 ἐγνω οὖν ὁ πατὴρ ὅτι [ἐν] ἐκείνῃ τῇ ὡρᾳ ἐν ᾗ εἶπεν αὐτῷ ὁ Ἰησοῦς, Ὁ υἱός σου ζῇ, καὶ ἐπίστευσεν αὐτὸς καὶ ἡ οἰκία αὐτοῦ ὁλη.
54 This was now the second sign which Jesus performed after coming down from Judaea into Galilee.
 Τοῦτο [δὲ] πάλιν δεύτερον σημεῖον ἐποίησεν ὁ Ἰησοῦς ἐλθὼν ἐκ τῆς Ἰουδαίας εἰς τὴν Γαλιλαίαν.
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