John 4:39-42 LEB

The Samaritans and the Savior of the World

39 Now from that town many of the Samaritans believed in him because of the word of the woman who testified, "He told me everything that I have done."

References for John 4:39

      40 So when the Samaritans came to him, they began askinga him to stay with them. And he stayed there two days.

      References for John 4:40

        • § 4:40 - *The imperfect tense has been translated as ingressive here ("began asking")
          41 And many more believed because of his word,
          42 And they were saying to the woman, "No longer because of {what you said}b do we believe, for we ourselves have heard, and we know that this one is truly the Savior of the world!"

          References for John 4:42

            • ¨ 4:42 - Literally "your speaking"