Holman Christian Standard Bible
He had to travel through Samaria,
New International Version
Now he had to go through Samaria.
New International Reader's Version
Jesus had to go through Samaria.
English Standard Version
And he had to pass through Samaria.
New Living Translation
He had to go through Samaria on the way.
Christian Standard Bible
He had to travel through Samaria;
New American Standard Bible
And He had to pass through Samaria.
New King James Version
But He needed to go through Samaria.
American Standard Version
And he must needs pass through Samaria.
King James Version
And he must needs go through Samaria.
New English Translation
But he had to pass through Samaria.
World English Bible
He needed to pass through Samaria.
While traveling to Jerusalem, He passed between Samaria and Galilee.
When the days were coming to a close for Him to be taken up, He determined to journey to Jerusalem.He sent messengers ahead of Him, and on the way they entered a village of the Samaritans to make preparations for Him.
Jesus sent out these 12 after giving them instructions:“ Don’t take the road leading to other nations, and don’t enter any Samaritan town.Instead, go to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
“ Why were you searching for Me?” He asked them.“ Didn’t you know that I had to be in My Father’s house?”