Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Is it permitted for us to give tribute to Caesar or not?

New American Standard Bible

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?”

King James Version

Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto Caesar, or no?

Holman Bible

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar or not?”

International Standard Version

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

American Standard Version

Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto Caesar, or not?

Amplified

Is it lawful [according to Jewish law and tradition] for us to pay taxes (tribute money) to Caesar or not?”

An Understandable Version

Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?"

Anderson New Testament

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Caesar, or not?

Bible in Basic English

Is it right for us to make payment of taxes to Caesar or not?

Common New Testament

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

should we pay tribute to Cesar, or no?

Darby Translation

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Caesar, or not?

Godbey New Testament

is it lawful for us give tribute to Caesar, or not?

Goodspeed New Testament

Is it right for us to pay taxes to the emperor, or not?"

John Wesley New Testament

Is it lawful for us, to give tribute to C?sar, or no?

Julia Smith Translation

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Caesar, or not

King James 2000

Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto Caesar, or not?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Is it permitted [for] us to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

Modern King James verseion

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Caesar or not?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Is it lawful for us to give Caesar tribute, or no?"

Moffatt New Testament

Is it right for us to pay tribute to Caesar or not?"

Montgomery New Testament

"Is it lawful for us to pay tribute to Caesar or not?"

NET Bible

Is it right for us to pay the tribute tax to Caesar or not?"

New Heart English Bible

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?"

Noyes New Testament

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Caesar, or not?

Sawyer New Testament

Is it lawful for us to pay tribute to Caesar, or not?

The Emphasized Bible

Is it allowable for us to give, unto Caesar, tribute, or not?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Is it lawful for us to pay tribute to Caesar, or not?

Twentieth Century New Testament

Are we right in paying tribute to the Emperor or not?"

Webster

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Cesar, or not?

Weymouth New Testament

Is it allowable to pay a tax to Caesar, or not?"

Williams New Testament

Is it right for us to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?"

World English Bible

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?"

Worrell New Testament

Is it lawful for us to give tribute to Caesar, or not?"

Worsley New Testament

is it lawful for us to give tribute to Cesar, or not?

Youngs Literal Translation

Is it lawful to us to give tribute to Caesar or not?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Is it lawful
ἔξεστι 
Exesti 
be lawful, may, let
Usage: 24

for us
ἡμῖν 
hemin 
us, we, our, for us
Usage: 160

to give
δίδωμι 
Didomi 
Usage: 254

φόρος 
Phoros 
Usage: 5

untosar
Καῖσαρ 
Kaisar 
Usage: 24

or
ἤ 
or, than, either, or else, nor, not tr,
Usage: 199

Context Readings

Paying Taxes To Caesar

21 And they questioned him, saying, Teacher, we know that thou speak and teach rightly, and thou do not accept a personage, but teach the way of God in truth, 22 Is it permitted for us to give tribute to Caesar or not? 23 But having perceived their craftiness, he said to them, Why do ye try me?


Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:15

thou shall surely set him king over thee whom LORD thy God shall choose. Thou shall set a king over thee from among thy brothers. Thou may not put a foreigner over thee who is not thy brother.

Ezra 4:13

Be it known now to the king, that, if this city be built, and the walls finished, they will not pay tribute, custom, or toll, and in the end it will be hurtful to the kings.

Ezra 4:19-22

And I decreed, and search has been made. And it is found that this city of old time has made insurrection against kings, and that rebellion and sedition have been made in it.

Ezra 9:7

Since the days of our fathers we have been exceedingly guilty to this day. And for our iniquities have we, our kings, and our priests, been delivered into the hand of the kings of the lands, to the sword, to captivity, and to plund

Nehemiah 5:4

There were also who said, We have borrowed money for the king's tribute [upon] our fields and our vineyards.

Nehemiah 9:37

And it yields much increase to the kings whom thou have set over us because of our sins. Also they have power over our bodies, and over our cattle, at their pleasure, and we are in great distress.

Matthew 17:25

He says, Yes. And when he entered into the house, Jesus anticipated him, saying, What think thou, Simon? The kings of the earth, from whom do they take taxes or tribute, from their sons or from strangers?

Matthew 22:17-21

Tell us therefore, what does it seem to thee? Is it permitted to give tribute to Caesar or not?

Mark 12:14-17

And when they came, they say to him, Teacher, we have seen that thou are true, and it is not a care to thee about any man, for thou look not to a personage of men, but teach the way of God in truth. Is it permitted to give tribute

Acts 5:37

After this man Judas the Galilean rose up in the days of the registration, and drew a considerable crowd behind him. That man was also destroyed, and all, as many as were persuaded by him, were scattered.

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