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First ,Jesus sought to lead the woman of Sychar then the crowd from the here and now of their ordinary existence to the vision and reality of God's new life in the kingdom.
The men of Sychar are so astounded by the news that they
community of Sychar, we have heard and experienced news that turns our
In paraphrase: Jesus was passing through Sychar, a town of Samaria.
The place-names peculiar to John amongst the Gospels are well-known: Cana, Tiberias, Sychar, Joseph's field, Jacob's well, Mount Gerizim, Aenon near Salem, Bethany beyond Jordan, Ephraim.
In relation to the scientific worldview of the Enlightenment, Protestant Christians need to return again to listen to Jesus' conversations with Nicodemus and the woman of Sychar. "I tell you the truth, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water and the Spirit.
We may also note how in the Gospel according to John the dialogue between Jesus and the Samaritan woman at the well of Sychar assumes that both parties are aware of controversies that have gone on over the claims of Gerizim and Jerusalem.