Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when they were come, they say unto him, Master, we know that thou art true, and carest for no man: for thou regardest not the person of men, but teachest the way of God in truth: Is it lawful to give tribute to Caesar, or not?

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Bible References


2 Corinthians 5:16
So from that time on, I have estimated nobody at what he seemed to be outwardly; even though I once estimated Christ in that way, I no longer do so.
Galatians 1:10
Is that appealing to men's weaknesses, or to God? Is that trying to suit men? If I were still doing that, I would be no slave of Christ.
Galatians 2:6
Those who were regarded as the leaders??hat they once were makes no difference to me; God takes no account of external differences??he leaders contributed nothing new to me.

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Matthew 17:25
He said, "Yes." But when he went home, Jesus spoke of it first and said, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do earthly kings collect duties and taxes? From their own people, or from aliens?"
Matthew 22:17
So give us your opinion: Is it right to pay the poll-tax to the emperor, or not?"
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."
Romans 13:6
just as you pay your taxes; they are God's ministers, devoting themselves to this service.

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Luke 20:22
Is it right for us to pay taxes to the emperor, or not?"