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Theasaurus: Taxes

30 Bible Verses about taxes

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Luke 20:22

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?"

Luke 3:13

He said to them, "Collect no more than that which is appointed to you."

Romans 13:7

Give therefore to everyone what you owe: taxes to whom taxes are due; customs to whom customs; respect to whom respect; honor to whom honor.

Matthew 22:19

Show me the tax money." They brought to him a denarius.

Luke 2:1

Now it happened in those days, that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be enrolled.

Mark 12:16

They brought it. He said to them, "Whose is this image and inscription?" They said to him, "Caesar's."

Luke 18:13

But the tax collector, standing far away, wouldn't even lift up his eyes to heaven, but beat his breast, saying, 'God, be merciful to me, a sinner!'

Matthew 17:25

He said, "Yes." When he came into the house, Jesus anticipated him, saying, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do the kings of the earth receive toll or tribute? From their children, or from strangers?"

Luke 5:27

After these things he went out, and saw a tax collector named Levi sitting at the tax office, and said to him, "Follow me!"

Matthew 17:26

Peter said to him, "From strangers." Jesus said to him, "Therefore the children are exempt.

Luke 7:29

When all the people and the tax collectors heard this, they declared God to be just, having been baptized with John's baptism.

Mark 12:14

When they had come, they asked him, "Teacher, we know that you are honest, and don't defer to anyone; for you aren't partial to anyone, but truly teach the way of God. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar, or not?

Matthew 17:24

When they had come to Capernaum, those who collected the didrachma coins came to Peter, and said, "Doesn't your teacher pay the didrachma?"

Matthew 22:20

He asked them, "Whose is this image and inscription?"

Matthew 17:27

But, lest we cause them to stumble, go to the sea, cast a hook, and take up the first fish that comes up. When you have opened its mouth, you will find a stater coin. Take that, and give it to them for me and you."

Daniel 11:20

Then shall stand up in his place one who shall cause a tax collector to pass through the kingdom to maintain its glory; but within few days he shall be destroyed, neither in anger, nor in battle.

Matthew 21:31

Which of the two did the will of his father?" They said to him, "The first." Jesus said to them, "Most certainly I tell you that the tax collectors and the prostitutes are entering into the Kingdom of God before you.

Luke 5:28

He left everything, and rose up and followed him.

Luke 23:2

They began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man perverting the nation, forbidding paying taxes to Caesar, and saying that he himself is Christ, a king."

Matthew 9:11

When the Pharisees saw it, they said to his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Luke 18:10

"Two men went up into the temple to pray; one was a Pharisee, and the other was a tax collector.

Matthew 10:3

Philip; Bartholomew; Thomas; Matthew the tax collector; James the son of Alphaeus; Lebbaeus, whose surname was Thaddaeus;

Luke 15:1

Now all the tax collectors and sinners were coming close to him to hear him.

From Thematic Bible


King » Taxes

2 Samuel 20:24

and Adoram was over the men subject to forced labor; and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was the recorder;

1 Kings 12:18

Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was over the men subject to forced labor; and all Israel stoned him to death with stones. King Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.

2 Chronicles 17:11

Some of the Philistines brought Jehoshaphat presents, and silver for tribute; the Arabians also brought him flocks, seven thousand and seven hundred rams, and seven thousand and seven hundred male goats.

Taxes » Examples of

Matthew 17:24

When they had come to Capernaum, those who collected the didrachma coins came to Peter, and said, "Doesn't your teacher pay the didrachma?"

2 Kings 23:35

Jehoiakim gave the silver and the gold to Pharaoh; but he taxed the land to give the money according to the commandment of Pharaoh: he exacted the silver and the gold of the people of the land, of everyone according to his taxation, to give it to Pharaoh Necoh.

Genesis 47:26

Joseph made it a statute concerning the land of Egypt to this day, that Pharaoh should have the fifth. Only the land of the priests alone didn't become Pharaoh's.

Genesis 41:34

Let Pharaoh do this, and let him appoint overseers over the land, and take up the fifth part of the land of Egypt's produce in the seven plenteous years.

1 Samuel 8:15

He will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants.

More verses: Nehemiah 5:4

Taxes » General references to

2 Chronicles 17:11

Some of the Philistines brought Jehoshaphat presents, and silver for tribute; the Arabians also brought him flocks, seven thousand and seven hundred rams, and seven thousand and seven hundred male goats.

Matthew 17:24

When they had come to Capernaum, those who collected the didrachma coins came to Peter, and said, "Doesn't your teacher pay the didrachma?"

Esther 10:1

King Ahasuerus laid a tribute on the land, and on the islands of the sea.

Matthew 22:17

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