Old Testament

John 2:6, 4:9, 11:19, 12:9
6Six stone water jars, which the Jews used for ceremonial cleansing, were standing there, each holding twenty or thirty gallons.[]
9The Samaritan woman said to him, “How is it that you, a Jew, ask for a drink from me, a Samaritan woman?” (For Jews do not associate with Samaritans.)
19Many Jews had come to Martha and Mary to comfort them concerning their brother.
9A large crowd of the Jews learned that he was there. They came not only because of Jesus, but also to see Lazarus, whom he raised from the dead.


  • 2:6 Greek two or three metretas. One metretes held about ten gallons.