John 4:23-33 NIV

23 Yet a time is coming and has now come1 when the true worshipers will worship the Father in spirit2 and truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks.

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24 God is spirit,3 and his worshipers must worship in spirit and in truth."

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25 The woman said, "I know that Messiah" (called Christ)4 "is coming. When he comes, he will explain everything to us."

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26 Then Jesus declared, "I who speak to you am he."5

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The Disciples Rejoin Jesus

27 Just then his disciples returned6 and were surprised to find him talking with a woman. But no one asked, "What do you want?" or "Why are you talking with her?"

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      28 Then, leaving her water jar, the woman went back to the town and said to the people,
      29 "Come, see a man who told me everything I ever did.7 Could this be the Christa ?"8

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        • b 4:29 - Or "Messiah"
          30 They came out of the town and made their way toward him.
          31 Meanwhile his disciples urged him, "Rabbi,9 eat something."

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          32 But he said to them, "I have food to eat10 that you know nothing about."

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          33 Then his disciples said to each other, "Could someone have brought him food?"