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Gospel of John #5

John 3:22-4:22 A Compassionate Conversation Jesus Heads Back to Capernaum After Jesus talks with Nicodemus, and the conclusion of Passover, Jesus gathered His disciples and packs up to head north back towards Galilee.  Jesus tells them that His mission “must needs” go through Samaria.  While often not the preferred route by Jews because of their bias against “those lowly people”, it is Jesus’ plan, although they apparently first headed northeast and soon came upon John the Baptist and his followers.  John was continuing his work of calling Jews to the baptism of repentance in preparation for the Messiah.  The interactions…

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