Parallel Verses

NET Bible

Is it right for us to pay the tribute tax 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?"

A Conservative Version

Is it permitted for us to give tribute 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?"

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 Thus they asked him, "Teacher, we know that you speak and teach correctly, and show no partiality, but teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. 22 Is it right for us to pay the tribute tax to Caesar or not?" 23 But Jesus perceived their deceit and said to them,


Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:15

you must select without fail a king whom the Lord your God chooses. From among your fellow citizens you must appoint a king -- you may not designate a foreigner who is not one of your fellow Israelites.

Ezra 4:13

Let the king also be aware that if this city is built and its walls are completed, no more tax, custom, or toll will be paid, and the royal treasury will suffer loss.

Ezra 4:19-22

So I gave orders, and it was determined that this city from long ago has been engaging in insurrection against kings. It has continually engaged in rebellion and revolt.

Ezra 9:7

From the days of our fathers until this very day our guilt has been great. Because of our iniquities we, along with our kings and priests, have been delivered over by the local kings to sword, captivity, plunder, and embarrassment -- right up to the present time.

Nehemiah 5:4

Then there were those who said, "We have borrowed money to pay our taxes to the king on our fields and our vineyards.

Nehemiah 9:37

Its abundant produce goes to the kings you have placed over us due to our sins. They rule over our bodies and our livestock as they see fit, and we are in great distress!

Matthew 17:25

He said, "Yes." When Peter came into the house, Jesus spoke to him first, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do earthly kings collect tolls or taxes -- from their sons or from foreigners?"

Matthew 22:17-21

Tell us then, what do you think? Is it right to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

Mark 12:14-17

When they came they said to him, "Teacher, we know that you are truthful and do not court anyone's favor, because you show no partiality but teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. Is it right to pay taxes to Caesar or not? Should we pay or shouldn't we?"

Acts 5:37

After him Judas the Galilean arose in the days of the census, and incited people to follow him in revolt. He too was killed, and all who followed him were scattered.

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