"Come, see a man who told me everything I ever did.1 Could this be the Christ ?"2
They came out of the town and made their way toward him.
Meanwhile his disciples urged him, "Rabbi,3 eat something."
But he said to them, "I have food to eat4 that you know nothing about."
Then his disciples said to each other, "Could someone have brought him food?"
"My food," said Jesus, "is to do the will5 of him who sent me and to finish his work.6
Do you not say, 'Four months more and then the harvest'? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.7
Even now the reaper draws his wages, even now he harvests8 the crop for eternal life,9 so that the sower and the reaper may be glad together.
Thus the saying 'One sows and another reaps'10 is true.
I sent you to reap what you have not worked for. Others have done the hard work, and you have reaped the benefits of their labor."
Many of the Samaritans from that town11 believed in him because of the woman's testimony, "He told me everything I ever did."12