Matthew 17:18-27 CSB

18 Then Jesus rebuked the demon,a and itb came out of him, and from that momentc the boy was healed.

References for Matthew 17:18

    • l 17:18 - Lit rebuked him or it
    • m 17:18 - Lit the demon
    • n 17:18 - Lit hour
      19 Then the disciples approached Jesus privately and said, "Why couldn't we drive it out?"
      20 "Because of your little faith," Hed told them. "For I assure you: If you have faith the size of e a mustard seed, you will tell this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you. [

      References for Matthew 17:20

        • o 17:20 - Other mss read your unbelief," Jesus
        • p 17:20 - Lit faith like
          21 However, this kind does not come out except by prayer and fasting.]" f

          References for Matthew 17:21

            • q 17:21 - Other mss omit bracketed text; Mk 9:29

              The Second Prediction of His Death

              22 As they were meetingg in Galilee, Jesus told them, "The Son of Man is about to be betrayed into the hands of men.

              References for Matthew 17:22

                • r 17:22 - Other mss read were staying
                  23 They will kill Him, and on the third day He will be raised up." And they were deeply distressed.

                  Paying the Temple Tax

                  24 When they came to Capernaum, those who collected the double-drachma taxh approached Peter and said, "Doesn't your Teacher pay the double-drachma tax?"

                  References for Matthew 17:24

                    • s 17:24 - Jewish men paid this tax to support the temple; Ex 30:11-16. A double-drachma could purchase 2 sheep.
                      25 "Yes," he said. When he went into the house, Jesus spoke to him first,i "What do you think, Simon? Who do earthly kings collect tariffs or taxes from? From their sons or from strangers?" j

                      References for Matthew 17:25

                        • t 17:25 - Lit Jesus anticipated him by saying
                        • u 17:25 - Or foreigners
                          26 "From strangers," he said.k "Then the sons are free," Jesus told him.

                          References for Matthew 17:26

                            • v 17:26 - Other mss read Peter said to Him
                              27 "But, so we won't offend them, go to the sea, cast in a fishhook, and catch the first fish that comes up. When you open its mouth you'll find a coin. l Take it and give it to them for Me and you."

                              References for Matthew 17:27

                                • w 17:27 - Gk stater, worth 2 double-drachmas