New Living Translation
But the people of the village did not welcome Jesus because he was on his way to Jerusalem.
King James Bible
And they did not receive him, because his face was as though he would go to Jerusalem.
Darby Bible Translation
And they did not receive him, because his face was turned as going to Jerusalem.
World English Bible
They didn't receive him, because he was traveling with his face set towards Jerusalem.
Young's Literal Translation
and they did not receive him, because his face was going on to Jerusalem.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
9:53 His face was as though he would go to Jerusalem - It plainly appeared, he was going to worship at the temple, and thereby, in effect, to condemn the Samaritan worship at Mount Gerizim.
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The woman was surprised, for Jews refuse to have anything to do with Samaritans. She said to Jesus, "You are a Jew, and I am a Samaritan woman. Why are you asking me for a drink?"
So tell me, why is it that you Jews insist that Jerusalem is the only place of worship, while we Samaritans claim it is here at Mount Gerizim, where our ancestors worshiped?"
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