221And while they were gatheringtogether in Galilee, Jesussaid to them, "The Son of Man is going to be adelivered into the hands of men;23and 2they will kill Him, and He will be raised on the thirdday." And they were deeplygrieved.
When they came to Capernaum, those who collected3the btwo-drachma tax came to Peter and said, "Does your teacher not pay4the ctwo-drachma tax?"
He said, "Yes." And when he came into the house, Jesusspoke to him first, saying, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do the kings of the earthcollect5customsor6poll-tax, from their sonsor from strangers?"26
When Peter said, "From strangers," Jesussaid to him, "Then the sons are dexempt.27"However, so that we do not e7offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the firstfish that comes up; and when you open its mouth, you will findfa shekel. Take that and give it to them for you and Me."