Jesus saith unto her, "Woman, believe me, the hour cometh, when neither in this mountain, nor in Jerusalem, shall ye worship the Father. Ye worship that which ye know not: we worship that which we know; for salvation is from the Jews. But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and truth: for such doth the Father seek to be his worshippers."
The Samaritans had an altar on Mt. Gerazim called the altar of Abraham. On Mt. Gerazim in the left side of the above photo Samaritans sacrificed their Passover lambs. The Samaritans sacrificed lambs on top of the mountain as late as the 20th century.
Samaritans on Mt. Gerazim with rabbi carrying torah scroll c. 1900-1920
Lambs on wood spits in preparation for the Passover feast, Mt. Gerazim, c. 1900-1920
The Samaritans were a mixed lot of Jews who had intermarried with others after the Assyrian Conquest. For the Passover they were commanded to roast the meat; not boil it. The Samaritans camped on Mt. Gerazim in tents in observance of the Passover.
Samaritans making unleavened bread dough and baking it on the hearth, Mt. Gerazim, c. 1900-1920
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Josephus described a temple that was used by the Samaritans on Mt. Gerazim: Samaritan Temple on Mt. Gerazim