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JOHN IV. 5-10.

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λεγομένην Συχάρ, πλησίον του χωρίου | man of Samaria ? for the Jews have no έδωκεν Ιακώς Ιωσήφ το υιό αυτού. dealings with the Samarituns.

Then cometh he to a city of Samaria, a See on Matt. X. ver. 5. clause 3. which is called Sychar, near to a the

VER. 10. parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph.

'Απεκρίθη Ιησούς, και είπεν αυτή Εί * And Jacob came to Shalem, a city idees Twy dogsàr toŰ BEOī, nai tis EGTI of Shecherm, which is in the land of λέγων σοι: Δός μοι πιεϊν· συ αν ήτησας Canaan, when he came from Padan- aitèr, xal idanev av po urap Sãr. aram; and pitched his tent before the Jesus answered and said unto her, a If city. And he bought a parcel of a thou knewest the gift of God, band who field, where he had spread his tent, it is that saith to thee, Give me to at the hand of the children of Hamor, drink; thou wouldest have asked of him, Shechem's father, for an hundred and he would have given thee living pieces of money. And he erected water. there an altar, and called it El-elohe

a For God so loved the world, that Israel, Gen. xxxii. 18—20. More he gave his only begotten Son, that over, I have given to the one portion whosoever believeth in him should above thy brethren, which I took out of the band of the Amorite with my John iii. 16. I the Lord have called

not perish, but have everlasting life, sword and with my bow, xlviii. 22.

thee in righteousness, and will hold VER. 6.

thine hand, and will keep thee, and Hydà éxtī ganya toī ’laxác. 'o oữv 'in- for a light of the Gentiles, Isa. xlii

. 6.

give thee for a covenant of the people, σούς, κεκοπιακώς έκ της οδοιπορίας, έκαθέ- He that spared not his own Son, but ZETO BÜTws émè tố anymo äpa hy koer delivered him up for us all, how shall

he not with him also freely give us Now Jacob's well was there. Jesus all things ? Rom. viii. 32. Thanks be therefore, a being wearied with his jour- unto God for his unspeakable gift, ney, sat thus on the well : and it was 2 Cor. ix. 15. about the sixth hour.

b The woman saith unto him, I know

that Messias cometh, which is called a See on Matt. iv. ver. 2. clause 2.

Christ: when he is come, he will tell
VER. 7.

us all things. Jesus saith unto her, I

that speak unto thee am he, ver. 25, “Ερχεται γυνή έκ της Σαμαρείας αντλήσαι ύδωρ. Λέγει αυτή ο Ιησούς: Δός μοι him out; and when he had found

26. Jesus heard that they had cast πιείν.

him, he said unto him, Dost thou beThere cometh a a woman of Samaria lieve on the Son of God? He answerto draw water : Jesus saith unto her, ed and said, Who is he, Lord, that I Give me to drink.

might believe on bim? And Jesus . See on Matt. X. ver. 5. clause 3.

said unto him, Thou hast both seen

him, and itis he that talketh with thee. VER. 8.

And he said, Lord, I believe. And he Οι γάς μαθηταί αυτού απεληλύθεισαν worshipped him, ix. 35-38. εις την πόλιν, ίνα τροφάς αγοράσωσι.

c But whosoever drinketh of thewater

that I shall give him, shall never thirst, (For his disciples were gone away but the water that I shall give him, unto the city to buy meat.)

shall be in him a well of water springVER. 9.

ing up into everlasting life, ver. 14. siynı ov avrõ i gong is capaçırtıça feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying,

In the last day, the great day of the Πώς συ Ιουδαίος ων παρ' εμού πιείν αι- If any man thirst, let him come unto τείς, ούσης γυναικός Σαμαρείτιδος; ου γάρ

me, and drink.

He that believeth on σύγχρώνται Ιουδαίοι Σαμαρείταις.

me, as the Scripture hath said, out of Then saith a the woman of Samaria his belly shall flow rivers of living unto him, How is it that thou, being a water. (But this spake he of the SpiJer, askest drink of me, which am a wo- rit, which they that believe on him

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JOHN IV. 10-14.

A. D. 30. should receive: for the Holy Ghost na čxels, sai tò opéag loti Bedó rében was not yet given; because that Je- v šX&C TÒ Udap rò Zão. sus was not yet glorified), vii. 37-39.

The woman saith unto him, Sir, thou They shall be abundantly satisfied hast nothing to draw with, and the well with the fatness of thy house ; and is deep : from whence then hast thou that thou shalt make them drink of the

living water ? river of thy pleasures. For with

VER. 12. thee is the fountain of life : in thy light shall we see light, Psal. xxxvi. Μη συ μείζων 17 του πατρός ημών Ια8,9. Therefore with joy shall ye nã6, öc idanev huiv ro ogéap, sal dites i draw water out of the wells of salva- aito ime,

xai o vio aútoũ, xal tà Spépes tion, Isa. xii. 3. When the poor and mata avto]; needy seek water, and there is none, Art thou greater than our father Ja. and their tongue faileth for thirst, I cob, a which gave us the well, and drank the LORD will hear them, I the God thereof himself, and his children, and of Israel will not forsake them. I will his cattle? open rivers in high places, and foun

a See on ver. 5. tains in the midst of the valleys: I will make the wilderness a pool of

VER. 13. water, and the dry land springs of water, xli. 17, 18. Ho, every one that • Firmy IX toll USATOS TOÚTOV, ditunes

'Απεκρίθη ο Ιησούς και είπεν αυτή πάς thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and anive he that hath no money, lv. 1. For my people have committed two evils ;

Jesus answered and said unto her, they have forsaken me the fountain Whosnever drinketh of this water shali of living waters, and hewed them out

thirst again: cisterns, broken cisterns, that can

VER. 14. hold no water, Jer. ii. 13. And it

ος δ' αν πία εκ του ύδατος ου εγώ δώσω shall be in that day, that living wa αυτά, ου μη διψήση εις τον αιώνα αλλά ters shall go out from Jerusalem ; το ύδωρ δ δώσω αυτώ γενήσεται εν αυτά half of them toward the former sea, ang Udatos exaguéreu els uw clévin. and half of them toward the hinder

But a whosocuar drinketh of the wasea: in summer and in winter shall it be, Zech. xiv. 8. And did all drink thirst; but the water that I shall give

ter that I shall give him, shall never the same spiritual drink : for they hin b shall be in him a well of water drank of that spiritual Rock that fol. lowed them : and that Rock was

springing up into everlasting life. Christ, 1 Cor. x. 4. For the Lamb a And Jesus said unto them, I am which is in the midst of the throne the bread of life: he that cometh to shall feed them, and shall lead them me shall never hunger, and he that unto living fountains of waters : and believeth on me shall never thirst, God shall wipe away all tears from John vi. 35. Thus saith the LORD, their eyes, Rev. vii. 17. And he said in an acceptable time have I heard - unto me, It is done. I am Alpha and thee, and in a day of salvation have Omega, the beginning and the end. I helped thee : and I will preserve I will give unto him that is athirst of thee, and give thee for a covenant of the fountain of the water of life freely, the people, to establish the earth, to axi. 6. And he shewed me a pure cause to inherit the desolate heririver of water of life, clear as crystal, tages ; That thou mayest say to the proceeding out of the throne of God prisoners, Go forth; to them that and of the Lamb, xxii. 1. And the are in darkness, Shew yourselves. Spirit and the bride say, Come, and They shall feed in the ways, and their let him that heareth say, Come. And pastures shall be in all high places. let him that is athirst come ; and They shall not hunger nor thirst ; neiwhosoever will, let him take the water ther shall the heat nor sun smite them : of life freely, ver. 17.

for he that hath mercy on them shall

lead them, even by the springs of water VER. 11.

shall he guide them, Isa. xlix. 8-10. Aiye ayro o quý kúgie, būte årtan. They shall hunger no more, neither

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thirst any more; neither shall the no husband. - Jesus said unto her, Thou sun light on them nor any heat, Rev. hast well said, I have no husband : vii. 16.

* See on Matt. ix. ver. 4. clause 1. bHe that believeth on me, as the

VER. 18. Scripture hath said, out of his belly shall How rivers of living water. (But έχεις, ουκ έστι σου ανήρ τούτο αληθές

Πέντε γαρ άνδρας έσχες και νύν δεν this spake he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive :

είρηκας. for the Holy Ghost was not yet given ;

a For thou hast had five husbands; because that Jesus was not yet glo- and he whom thou now hast is not thine rified), John vii. 38, 39. And I will husband : in that saidst thou truly. pray the Father, and he shall give a See on Matt. ix. ver. 4. clause 1. you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever; Even the

VER. 19. Spirit of truth; whom the world can Aéytı avr@ prho Kúpe, Simpão őtt not receive, because it seeth him not, asgadhins el cú. neither knoweth him: but ye know The woman saith unto him, a Sir, I him ; for he dwelleth with you, and perceive that thou art a b prophet. shall be in you, xiv. 16, 17. Now he which stablisheth us with you in had bidden him saw it, he spake

aNow when the Pharisee which Christ, and hath anointed us, is God; within himself, saying. This man, if Who hath also sealed us, and given he were a prophet, would have known the earnest of the Spirit in our hearts, who and what manner of a woman 2 Cor. i. 21, 22. In whom ye also trust- this is that toucheth bim : for she is a ed, after that ye heard the word oftruth, sinner,

Luke vii. 39. the gospel of your salvation : in whom also that ye believed, ye were sealed

b Then those men, when they had with that Holy Spirit of promise,

which seen the miracle that Jesus did, said, is the earnest of our inheritance until should come into the world, John vi.

This is of a truth that prophet that the redemption of the purchased

pos- 14. Many of the people therefore, session, unto the praise of his glory, when they heard this saying, said, of Eph. i. 13, 14. And grieve not the holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are

a truth this is the Prophet, vii. 40.

See also on Matt. v. ver. 22. clause 1. sealed unto the day of redemption, iv. 30.

VER. 20.
VER. 15.
Λέγει προς αυτόν ή γυνή· Κύριε, δός

Οι πατέρες ήμών έν τούτω τω όρει προστούτο το ύδωρ, ένα μη διψώ, μηδέ έρχο- εκύνησαν και υμείς λέγετε ότι εν Ιεροσομαι ενθάδε άντλεϊν. .

λύμοις εστίν ο τόπος, όπου δεϊ προσκυνείν. a The woman saith unto him, Sir, gire a Olir fathers worshipped in this mounme this water, that I thirst not, neither tain; and ye say, that in Jerusalem is some hither to draw.

the place where men ought to worship. 'a But the natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God : for land unto the place of Sichem, unto

* And Abram passed through the they are foolishness unto him : nei- the plain of Moreh. And the Cather can he know them, because they naanite was then in the land. And the are spiritually discerned, 1 Cor. ii. 14. LORD appeared unto Abram and VER. 16.

said, Unto thy seed will I give this Λέγει αυτή ο Ιησούς: “Υπαγε, φώνησαν land: and there builded he an altar τον άνδρα σου, και ελθε ενθάδε.

unto the LORD, who appeared unto Jesus saith unto her, Go, call thy hus- him, Gen. xii

: 6,7. And Jacob came band, and come lither.

to Shalem a city of Shechem, wbich

is in the land of Canaan, when he VER. 17.

came from Padan-aram ; and pitched Awixgión ngon, xai al Tay Oix ixa his tent before the city: And he ärdpa. Alyt avtí o 'Insbūgo Kazãos sinas bought a parcel of a field, where he "Οτι άνδρα ουκ έχω.

had spread his tent, at the band of The woman answered and said, I have the children of Hamor, Shechem's VOL. II.


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JOHN IV. 20--22.

A. D. 30. father, for an hundred pieces of money. | them in the cities of Samaria instead And he erected there an altar, and of the children of Israel: and they called it El-elohe-Israel, xxxiii. 18-20. possessed Samaria, and dwelt in the And the LORD said unto him, I have cities thereof. And so it was at the heard thy prayer and thy supplica- beginning of their dwelling there, that tion, that thou hast made before me : they feared not the LORD: therefore I have hallowed this house, which the LORD sent lions among them, thou hast built, to put my name there which slew some of them. Wherefore for ever; and mine eyes and mine they spake to the king of Assyria, sayheart shall be there perpetually, ing, The nations which thou hast rei Kings ix. 3. Then David said, moved, and placed in the cities of This is the house of the Lord God, Samaria, know not the manner of the and this is the altar of the burnt of- God of the land : therefore he hath fering for Israel, 1. Chron. xxii. 1. sent lions among them, and, behold, But I have chosen Jerusalem, that my they slay them, because they know name might be there ; and have cho- not the manner of the God of the land. sen David to be over my people is- Then the king of Assyria commanded, rael, 2 Chron. vi. 6. And the LORD saying, Carry thither one of the priests appeared to Solomon by night, and whom ye brought from thence; and said unto bim, I have heard thy prayer, let them go and dwell there, and let and have chosen this place to myself him teach them the manner of the for an house of sacrifice, vii. 12. For God of the land. Then one of the now have I chosen and sanctified this priests whom they had carried away house, that my name may be there from Samaria came and dwelt in Bethfor ever : and mine eyes and mine el, and taught them how they should heart shall be there perpetually, 16. fear the LORD. Howbeit every, naHis foundation is in the holy moun. tion made gods of their own, and put tains. The Lord loveth the gates of them in the houses of the high places Zion more than all the dwellings of which the Samaritans had made, Jacob. Glorious things are spoken of every nation in their cities wherein thee, O city of God. Selaħ, Psal. they dwelt. And, the men of Babylxxxvii. 1-3. For the Lord hath cho- lon made Succoth-benoth, and the sen Zion; he hath desired it for his men of Cuth made Nergal, and the habitation. This is my rest for ever: men of Hamath made Ashima, And here will I dwell; for I have desired the Avites made Nibhaz and Tartak, it, cxxxii. 13, 14.

and the Sepharvites burnt their chilVER. 21.

dren in fire to Adrammelech and Aiysı avtñ o 'incoūsu rivas, aisteuróv Anammelech, the gods of Sepharvaim. μοι , ότι έρχεται ώρα, ότε ούτε έν τω όρει into

themselves of the lowest of thern

So they feared the LORD, and made τούτω, ούτε εν Ιεροσολύμοις προσκυνήσετε τω πατρί.

priests of the high places, which sa

crificed for them in the houses of the Jesus saith unto her, a Woman, believe high places. They feared the LORD, me, the hour coineth, when ye shall nei- and served their own gods after the ther in this mountain, nor yet at Jerusa

manner of the nations whom they carlem worship the Father.

ried away from thence. Unto this a See on Matt. viii. ver. 11. clause 1. day they do after the former manners : VER. 22.

they fear not the LORD, neither do Υμείς προσκυνείτε και ουκ οίδατε ημείς

they after their statutes, or after their προσκυνούμεν δ οίδαμεν ότι η σωτηρία έκ | ordinances, or after the law and comτων Ιουδαίων εστίν.

mandment which the LORD command

ed the children of Jacob, whom be Ye worship ye know not what: we named Israel, 2 Kings Ivii. 24-$4. know what we worship : bfor salvation b Cry out and shout, thou inhabitis of the Jews.

ant of Zion: for great is the Holy a And the king of Assyria brought One of Israel in the midst of thee, men from Babylon, and from Cuthah, Isa. xi. 6. I bring near my righteous. and from Ava, and from Hamath, ness; it shall not be far off, and my and from Sepharvaim, and placed I salvation shall not tarry: and will

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JOHN IV. 22-24.

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place salvation in Zion for Israel my Only fear the Loud, and serve glory, xlvi. 13. Who are Israelites, him in truth with all your heart : for to whom pertaineth the adoption, and consider how great things he hath the glory, and the covenants, and the done for you, 1 Sam. xii. 24. The giving of the law, and the service of Lord is nigh unto all them that call God, and the promises, Rom. ix. 4. upon him, to all that call


him VER. 23.

in truth, Psal. cxlv. 18. 'Ara' igXetai äpa, vai vữv écrr, o that fear him, in those that hope in his

d The Lord taketh pleasure in them αληθινοί προσκυνηται προσκυνήσουσι το πατρί εν πνεύματι και αληθεία και γαρο Ece of the wicked is an abomination

mercy, Psal. cxlvii. 11. The sacriπατήρ τοιούτους ζητεί τους προσκυνούντας | to the LORD: but the prayer of the αυτόν. .

upright is his delight, Prov. xv. 8. But the hour cometh, and now is, Wherefore the Lord said, Forasmuch when a the true worshippers shall worship as this people draw near me with their the Father, bin spirit and cin truth: mouth, and with their lips do honour a for the Father seeketh such to worship me, but have removed their heart far him.

from me, and their fear toward me a Yea, in the way of thy judgments, is taught by the precept of men : O Lord, have we waited for thee; Therefore, behold, I will proceed to the desire of our soul is to thy name, do a marvellous work among this peoand to the remembrance of thee. ple, even a marvellous work and a With my soul have I desired thee in wonder: for the wisdom of their wise the night; yea, with my spirit within men shall perish, and the understandme will I seek the early, Isa. xxvi, ing of their prudent men shall be bid, 8,9. To this man will I look, even to Isa. xxix. 13, 14. I will therefore him that is poor and of a contrite spi- that men pray every where, lifting up rit, and trembleth at my word, lxvi. 2. holy hands, without wrath and doubtAnd the publican, standing afar off, ing, 1 Tim. ii. 8. would not lift up so much as his eyes

VER. 24. unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sin- avrò, év avtúperi tai đangzise dei trgos

Πνεύμα ο Θεός και τους προσκυνούντας ner. I tell you, this man went down

xuveiy. to his house justified rather than the

a God is a Spirit ; band they that other : for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that worship him must worship him in spirit

and in truth. humbleth himself shall be exalted, Luke xviii. 13, 14.

a Who is the image of the invisible b For God is my witness, whom I Gol, the first born of every creature, serve with my spirit in the Gospel of Col. i. 15. Now unto the King eterhis Son, that without ceasing I make nal, immortal, invisible, the only wise mention of you always in my prayers, God, be honour and glory for ever and Rom. i. 9. Likewise the Spirit also ever, Amen. 1 Tim. i. 17. helpeth our infirmities : for we know But the LORD said unto Samuel, not what we should pray for we Look not on his countenance, or on ought : but the Spirit itself maketh the height of his stature ; because I intercession for us with groanings have refused him : for the LORD which cannot be uttered, viii. 26. seeth not as man seeth ; for man lookPraying always with all prayer and eth on the outward appearance, but supplication in the Spirit, and watch the LORD looketh on the heart, 1 Sam. ing thereunto with all perseverance xvi. 7. The sacrifices of God are a and supplication for all saints, Eph. broken spirit ; a broken and a contrite vi. 18. For we are the circumcision, heart, O God, thou wilt not despise, which worship God in the Spirit, and Psal. li. 17. If I regard iniquity in my rejoice in Christ Jesus, and have no heart, the LORD will not hear me: But confidence in the flesh, Phil. iii. 3. verily God hath heard me; he hath But ye, beloved, building up your attended to the voice of my prayer, selves on your most holy faith, pray- lxvi. 18, 19 For thus saith the high ing in the Holy Ghost, Jude 20. and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity,

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