Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then saith the woman of Samaria unto him, How is it that thou, being a Jew, askest drink of me, which am a woman of Samaria? for the Jews have no dealings with the Samaritans.
At this point His
disciples came, and they were amazed that He had been speaking with a woman, yet no one said, “What do You seek?” or, “Why do You speak with her?”
The Jews answered and said to Him, “Do we not say rightly that You are a Samaritan and have a demon?”
But a Samaritan, who was on a journey, came upon him; and when he saw him, he felt compassion,
and he fell on his face at His feet, giving thanks to Him. And he was a
2 Kings 17:24
The king of Assyria brought men from Babylon and from Cuthah and from Avva and from Hamath and Sepharvaim, and settled them in the cities of Samaria in place of the sons of Israel. So they possessed Samaria and lived in its cities.
Now it came about that when Sanballat heard that we were rebuilding the wall, he became furious and very angry and mocked the Jews.
and He sent messengers on ahead of Him, and they went and entered a village of the
Samaritans to make arrangements for Him.
but you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth.”
And he said to them, “You yourselves know how
unlawful it is for a man who is a Jew to associate with a foreigner or to visit him; and yet God has shown me that I should not call any man unholy or unclean.