“You are a garden spring,
A well of fresh water,
And streams flowing from Lebanon.”
Jesus answered and said to her, “If you knew the gift of God, and who it is who says to you, ‘Give Me a drink,’ you would have asked Him, and He would have given you living water.”
“For My people have committed two evils:
They have forsaken Me,
The fountain of living waters,
To hew for themselves cisterns,
That can hold no water.
He who believes in Me, as the Scripture said, ‘From his innermost being will flow rivers of living water.’”
They drink their fill of the abundance of Your house;
And You give them to drink of the river of Your delights.
There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God,
The holy dwelling places of the Most High.
I made ponds of water for myself from which to irrigate a forest of growing trees.
“A garden locked is my sister, my bride,
A rock garden locked, a spring sealed up.
O Lord, the hope of Israel,
All who forsake You will be put to shame.
Those who turn away on earth will be written down,
Because they have forsaken the fountain of living water, even the Lord.
“Therefore thus says the Lord,
‘Ask now among the nations,
Who ever heard the like of this?
The virgin of Israel
Has done a most appalling thing.
but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him shall never thirst; but the water that I will give him will become in him a well of water springing up to eternal life.”
Then he showed me a river of the water of life, clear as crystal, coming from the throne of God and of the Lamb,