John 4:24

24 God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.”

John 4:24 in Other Translations

KJV
24 God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.
ESV
24 God is spirit, and those who worship him must worship in spirit and truth."
NLT
24 For God is Spirit, so those who worship him must worship in spirit and in truth.”
MSG
24 God is sheer being itself - Spirit. Those who worship him must do it out of their very being, their spirits, their true selves, in adoration."
CSB
24 God is spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth."

John 4:24 In-Context

22 You Samaritans worship what you do not know; we worship what we do know, for salvation is from the Jews.
23 Yet a time is coming and has now come when the true worshipers will worship the Father in the Spirit and in truth, for they are the kind of worshipers the Father seeks.
24 God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.”
25 The woman said, “I know that Messiah” (called Christ) “is coming. When he comes, he will explain everything to us.”
26 Then Jesus declared, “I, the one speaking to you—I am he.”

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Cross References 1

  • 1. Philippians 3:3
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