Author: James G. Vose
Title: Jesus at the Well of Sychar
Source: Andover Review
Detail: Volume 1, 1884, Pages 381-387
Brief Description: James Gardiner Vose (1830-1908) graduated Yale in 1851 and from Andover in 1854 before becoming professor of rhetoric and English literature at Amherst College (1855-1864). In this article he evaluates events described in the Fourth Gospel before the encounter of Jesus with the Samaritan woman at the well of Sychar. This narrative he interprets through the eyes of a teacher of rhetoric and conversation.