Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Is it lawful to 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?"

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?"

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?

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 have known that thou dost say and teach rightly, and dost not accept a person, but in truth the way of God dost teach; 22 Is it lawful to us to give tribute to Caesar or not?' 23 And he, having perceived their craftiness, said unto them, 'Why me do ye tempt?


Cross References

Deuteronomy 17:15

thou dost certainly set over thee a king on whom Jehovah doth fix; from the midst of thy brethren thou dost set over thee a king; thou art not able to set over thee a stranger, who is not thy brother.

Ezra 4:13

Now, be it known to the king, that if this city be builded, and the walls finished, toll, tribute, and custom they do not give; and at length to the kings it doth cause loss.

Ezra 4:19-22

and by me a decree hath been made, and they sought, and have found that this city from the days of old against kings is lifting up itself, and rebellion and sedition is made in it,

Ezra 9:7

From the days of our fathers we are in great guilt unto this day, and in our iniquities we have been given -- we, our kings, our priests -- into the hand of the kings of the lands, with sword, with captivity, and with spoiling, and with shame of face, as at this day.

Nehemiah 5:4

And there are who are saying, 'We have borrowed money for the tribute of the king, on our fields, and our vineyards;

Nehemiah 9:37

and its increase it is multiplying to the kings whom Thou hast set over us in our sins; and over our bodies they are ruling, and over our cattle, according to their pleasure, and we are in great distress.

Matthew 17:25

And when he came into the house, Jesus anticipated him, saying, 'What thinkest thou, Simon? the kings of the earth -- from whom do they receive custom or poll-tax? from their sons or from the strangers?'

Matthew 22:17-21

tell us, therefore, what dost thou think? is it lawful to give tribute to Caesar or not?'

Mark 12:14-17

and they having come, say to him, 'Teacher, we have known that thou art true, and thou art not caring for any one, for thou dost not look to the face of men, but in truth the way of God dost teach; is it lawful to give tribute to Caesar or not? may we give, or may we not give?'

Acts 5:37

'After this one rose up, Judas the Galilean, in the days of the enrolment, and drew away much people after him, and that one perished, and all, as many as were obeying him, were scattered;

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