New English Translation
But he had to pass 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.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
He had to travel through Samaria,
King James Version
And he must needs go through Samaria.
World English Bible
He needed to pass through Samaria.
Now on the way to Jerusalem, Jesus was passing along between Samaria and Galilee.
Now when the days drew near for him to be taken up, Jesus set out resolutely to go to Jerusalem.He sent messengers on ahead of him. As they went along, they entered a Samaritan village to make things ready in advance for him,
Jesus sent out these twelve, instructing them as follows:“ Do not go to Gentile regions and do not enter any Samaritan town.Go instead to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.
But he replied,“ Why were you looking for me? Didn’t you know that I must be in my Father’s house?”