16 He *said to her, “Go, call your husband and come here.” 17 The woman answered and said, “I have no husband.” Jesus *said to her, “You have correctly said, ‘I have no husband’; 18 for you have had five husbands, and the one whom you now have is not your husband; this you have said truly.” 19 The woman *said to Him, “[a]Sir, I perceive that You are (A)a prophet. 20 (B)Our fathers worshiped in (C)this mountain, and you people say that (D)in Jerusalem is the place where men ought to worship.” 21 Jesus *said to her, “Woman, believe Me, (E)an hour is coming when (F)neither in this mountain nor in Jerusalem will you worship the Father. 22 (G)You worship what you do not know; we worship what we know, for (H)salvation is from the Jews. 23 But (I)an hour is coming, and now is, when the true worshipers will worship the Father (J)in spirit and truth; for such people the Father seeks to be His worshipers. 24 God is [b]spirit, and those who worship Him must worship (K)in spirit and truth.” 25 The woman *said to Him, “I know that (L)Messiah is coming ((M)He who is called Christ); when that One comes, He will declare all things to us.” 26 Jesus *said to her, (N)I who speak to you am He.”

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  1. John 4:19 Or Lord
  2. John 4:24 Or Spirit