40 So when the Samaritans came to him, they urged him to stay with them, and he stayed two days.

Read John 4:40 Using Other Translations

So when the Samaritans were come unto him, they besought him that he would tarry with them: and he abode there two days.
So when the Samaritans came to him, they asked him to stay with them, and he stayed there two days.
When they came out to see him, they begged him to stay in their village. So he stayed for two days,