9 Bible Verses about Coins
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one beka per person, that is, a half shekel, according to the sanctuary shekel, for everyone who crossed over to those numbered, from twenty years old or older, 603,550 in all.
Aren't two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them falls to the ground apart from your Father's will.
And after agreeing with the workers for the standard wage, he sent them into his vineyard.
As they were able, they gave to the treasury for this work 61,000 drachmas of gold, 5,000 minas of silver, and 100 priestly robes.
Everyone who crosses over to those who are numbered is to pay this: a half shekel according to the shekel of the sanctuary (a shekel weighs twenty gerahs). The half shekel is to be an offering to the Lord.
The shekel will be twenty gerahs. Sixty shekels will be a mina for you.
And a poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, worth less than a penny.
But so that we don't offend them, go to the lake and throw out a hook. Take the first fish that comes up, and when you open its mouth, you will find a four drachma coin. Take that and give it to them for me and you."
and said, "What will you give me to betray him into your hands?" So they set out thirty silver coins for him.