John 4:8

8 (His disciples had gone into the town to buy food.)

John 4:8 in Other Translations

KJV
8 (For his disciples were gone away unto the city to buy meat.)
ESV
8 (For his disciples had gone away into the city to buy food.)
NLT
8 He was alone at the time because his disciples had gone into the village to buy some food.
MSG
8 (His disciples had gone to the village to buy food for lunch.)
CSB
8 for His disciples had gone into town to buy food.

John 4:8 In-Context

6 Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired as he was from the journey, sat down by the well. It was about noon.
7 When a Samaritan woman came to draw water, Jesus said to her, “Will you give me a drink?”
8 (His disciples had gone into the town to buy food.)
9 The Samaritan woman said to him, “You are a Jew and I am a Samaritan woman. How can you ask me for a drink?” (For Jews do not associate with Samaritans. )
10 Jesus answered her, “If you knew the gift of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water.”

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