A whole section dedicated to the "living stones" and the courageous journey of the Christian minority in a situation of conflict and division. The difficulties and hardships, but also the hope and faith of the "little flock" living in the Land of Christ.
The Jacob's Well, where Jesus met the Samaritan woman
10 March 2017
In the third week of Lent, we go into Samaria, precisely at Jacob's Well, where, as narrated in the Scriptures, the meeting of Jesus with the Samaritan woman took place.
60 km from Jerusalem, there is a place that can make us take a real trip back in time...it takes you back four thousand years .....
We are in the heart of Samaria, in the town of Abraham and Jacob, where today this church is located, where Jacob built a well for the needs of his family and his flock.
This is the place where, as recounted in the New Testament, Jesus met the Samaritan woman.
Fr. PEDRO LUIS PEREIRA RODRIGUES, ofm
Student - Studium Biblicum Franciscanum - Jerusalem
"The text tells us that Jesus had to come through here. He needed to meet this woman. He wanted to make [...]