Parallel Verses

Goodspeed New Testament

"Show me a denarius. Whose head and title does it bear?" They said, "The emperor's."

New American Standard Bible

“Show Me a denarius. Whose likeness and inscription does it have?” They said, “Caesar’s.”

King James Version

Shew me a penny. Whose image and superscription hath it? They answered and said, Caesar's.

Holman Bible

“Show Me a denarius. Whose image and inscription does it have?”

“Caesar’s,” they said.

International Standard Version

"Show me a denarius. Whose face and name does it have?" "Caesar's," they replied.

A Conservative Version

Display to me a denarius. Whose image and inscription has it? And having answered, they said, Caesar's.

American Standard Version

Show me a denarius. Whose image and superscription hath it? And they said, Caesar's.

Amplified

“Show Me a [Roman] denarius. Whose image and inscription does the coin have?” They answered, “[the Emperor Tiberius] Caesar’s.”

An Understandable Version

"Show me the coin [used for paying the taxes]. [Note: This coin was equivalent to one day of a farm laborer's pay, or about $60-$84 in 1994]. Whose image and inscription are on this coin?" And they answered Him, "Caesar's."

Anderson New Testament

Show me a denarius. Whose image and superscription has it? They answered and said: Caesar's.

Bible in Basic English

Let me see a penny. Whose image and name are on it? And they said, Caesar's.

Common New Testament

"Show me a denarius. Whose likeness and inscription does it have?" They said, "Caesar's."

Daniel Mace New Testament

show me a penny: whose image and inscription is this? they answer'd, Cesar's.

Darby Translation

Shew me a denarius. Whose image and superscription has it? And answering they said, Caesar's.

Godbey New Testament

Show me the denarion. Whose image and superscription has it? And they responding said, Caesar's.

John Wesley New Testament

Shew me a penny. Whose image and superscription hath it? They answering said, C?sar's.

Julia Smith Translation

Show me drachma. Whose image and inscription has it? And having answered they said, Caesar's.

King James 2000

Show me a penny. Whose image and superscription has it? They answered and said, Caesar's.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Show me a denarius! Whose image and inscription does it have?" And they answered [and] said, "Caesar's."

Modern King James verseion

Show Me a coin. Whose image and inscription does it have? They answered and said, Caesar's.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Show me a penny. Whose image and superscription hath it?" They answered and said, "Caesar's."

Moffatt New Testament

"Show me a shilling. Whose likeness and inscription does it bear?" "Caesar's," they replied.

Montgomery New Testament

"Show me a shilling. Whose image and superscription does it bear?" "Caesar's," they replied.

NET Bible

"Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription are on it?" They said, "Caesar's."

New Heart English Bible

"Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription are on it?" They answered, "Caesar's."

Noyes New Testament

Show me a denary. Whose image and inscription hath it? And they answered and said, Caesars.

Sawyer New Testament

Show me a denarius [14 cents]. Whose figure and inscription has it? And they answered and said, Caesar's.

The Emphasized Bible

Shew me a denary. Of whom, hath it an image and inscription? And, they, said - Of Caesar.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Shew me a denarius. Whose image and inscription hath it? And they answering said, Caesar's.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Show me a florin. Whose head and title are on it?"

Webster

Show me a penny. Whose image and superscription hath it? They answered and said, Cesar's.

Weymouth New Testament

"Show me a shilling; whose likeness and inscription does it bear?" "Caesar's," they said.

Williams New Testament

"Show me a twenty-cent coin. Whose picture and title does it bear?" They answered, "Caesar's."

World English Bible

Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription are on it?" They answered, "Caesar's."

Worrell New Testament

"Show Me a denary. Whose image and inscription has it?" And, answering; they said, "Caesar's."

Worsley New Testament

Shew me a penny: whose image and inscription hath it? and they answered, Cesar's.

Youngs Literal Translation

shew me a denary; of whom hath it an image and superscription?' and they answering said, 'Of Caesar:'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ἐπιδείκνυμι 
Epideiknumi 
Usage: 6

me
μοί 
Moi 
me, my, I, mine
Usage: 152

a penny
δηνάριον 
Denarion 
Usage: 7

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 344

εἰκών 
Eikon 
Usage: 20

and


δέ 
De 
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 0
Usage: 2184

ἐπιγραφή 
Epigraphe 
Usage: 2

hath it
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

References

American

Easton

Morish

Smith

Watsons

Context Readings

Paying Taxes To Caesar

23 But he detected their trickery, and said to them, 24  "Show me a denarius. Whose head and title does it bear?" They said, "The emperor's." 25 He said to them, "Then pay the emperor what belongs to the emperor, and pay God what belongs to God!"


Cross References

Matthew 18:28

But when the slave went out he met a fellow-slave of his who owed him twenty dollars, and he caught him by the throat and began to choke him, saying, 'Pay me what you owe!'

Matthew 20:2

He agreed with the laborers to pay them a dollar a day, and sent them to his vineyard.

Luke 2:1

In those days an edict was issued by the Emperor Augustus that a census of the whole world should be taken.

Luke 3:1

In the fifteenth year of the reign of the Emperor Tiberius, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod governor of Galilee, while his brother Philip was governor of the territory of Iturea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was the governor of Abilene,

Luke 20:22

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

Luke 23:2

and they made this charge against him: "Here is a man whom we have found misleading our nation, and forbidding the payment of taxes to the emperor, and claiming to be an anointed king himself."

Acts 11:28

and one of them named Agabus got up and under the influence of the Spirit revealed the fact that there was going to be a great famine all over the world. This was the famine that occurred in the reign of Claudius.

Acts 25:8-12

Paul said in his own defense, "I have committed no offense against the Jewish Law or the Temple or the emperor."

Acts 26:32

"He might have been set at liberty," said Agrippa to Festus, "if he had not appealed to the emperor."

Philippians 4:22

All God's people wish to be remembered to you, especially those who belong to the emperor's household.

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