6 历史的原因Two nations of Jews and Samaritans are seldom to associate with each other (verse 9)Because of the historic reason there is a gulf exist between Jews and Samaritans. The two nations exist the conflict of the issue about Nehemiah's attempts to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 4:1-2).Then they seldom to associate to each other
7 犹太人看不起撒玛利亚人 Jews look down upon Samaritans The Jews who returned to Jerusalem after the Exile regarded the residents of Samaria as racial half-breeds and religious compromisers.
8 (verse 4 )The most direct and most popular route from Judea to Galilee went through Samaria. Even though the Jews and the Samaritans did not get along, most Jews chose to travel through Samaria rather than taking the longer route east of the Jordan River.176 Therefore John's statement that Jesus "had to" pass through Samaria does not necessarily mean that divine compulsion alone moved Him to choose that route. However moststudents of this passage have believed that one of the reasons Jesus took this route was to minister to the Samaritans.
9 But please pay attention to Jesus’ attitude to Samarian in this story! go to movie!Movie
27 At the beginning she draw the water secretly but after she know Jesus is Messiah (Called Christ) she leaving her water jar back to the town to spread the gospel.(verse 28)
28 Learn from Samaritan woman how to serve God A She really know who is Jesus. If we want to walk with Him and serve him the first step is know Him and experience HimB She careless of herself (including her shame and her inferiority) but focus on God to spread the gospel.C The aim and result of service：to lead people in front of Jesus not to herself.