+ Application Questions
- Samaritans were frowned-upon by the Jews to the extent that many Jews would avoid going through Samaria even if it meant traveling further. How are Jesus’ actions in this passage examples we can apply in our own lives?
- What claims does Jesus make about himself in verses 7-15? See also Isaiah 55:1 and Revelation 21:6. What does it mean that Jesus is the living water?
- How is the woman’s response to Jesus in verse 15 a misunderstanding of Jesus meaning? What are some similar misunderstandings of the gospel in today’s culture?