In John 4, Jesus reveals His true nature to the unlikeliest of people. This was someone with whom no Jew would interact—a Samaritan. Not only was this a Samaritan, it was a Samaritan woman. Further, this woman was not only a Samaritan, she was also an adulteress. These racial, gender, and social barriers would have prevented any other rabbi from even speaking to her. But Jesus shows that the grace of the Messiah has no boundaries.
This session is part 50 of the 365 Key Chapters of the Bible series, based on Ken’s Handbook to Scripture.