The New Testament
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John 4:15John 4:26

c. The Way to Take the Living Water

(1) To Make Confession of Sins

15 The woman said to Him, Sir, agive me this water so that I will not thirst nor come here to draw.

16 He said to her, Go, 1call your husband and come here.

17 The woman answered and said, I do not have a husband. Jesus said to her, You have well said, I do not have a husband,

18 For you have had 1five husbands, and the one you now have is not your husband; this you have said truly.

(2) To Contact God the Spirit
in the Human Spirit and in Truthfulness

19 The woman said to Him, Sir, I perceive that You are a prophet.

20 1aOur fathers worshipped bin this mountain, yet you say that cin Jerusalem is the place where men must worship.

21 Jesus said to her, Woman, believe Me, aan hour is coming when neither in this mountain nor in Jerusalem will you worship the Father.

22 aYou worship that which you do not know; we worship that which we know, for salvation is of the Jews.

23 But aan hour is coming, and it is now, when the true worshippers will worship the Father bin spirit and truthfulness, for the Father also seeks such to worship Him.

24 1God is 2Spirit, and those who 3worship Him must worship ain 4spirit and 5truthfulness.

(3) To Believe That Jesus Is the Christ

25 The woman said to Him, I know that aMessiah is coming (He who is called Christ); when He comes, He will declare all things to us.

26 Jesus said to her, 1I, who speak to you, am He.