Matthew 17:24-27 NAS

The Tribute Money

24 When they came to Capernaum, those who collected 1the atwo-drachma tax came to Peter and said, "Does your teacher not pay 2the btwo-drachma tax?"

References for Matthew 17:24

    • ǹ 17:24 - Equivalent to two denarii or two days' wages, paid as a temple tax
    • Ǻ 17:24 - Equivalent to two denarii or two days' wages, paid as a temple tax
      25 He said, "Yes." And when he came into the house, Jesus spoke to him first, saying, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do the kings of the earth collect 3customs or 4poll-tax, from their sons or from strangers?"

      References for Matthew 17:25

      26 When Peter said, "From strangers," Jesus said to him, "Then the sons are cexempt.

      References for Matthew 17:26

          27 "However, so * that we do not d5offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook, and take the first fish that comes up; and when you open its mouth, you will find ea shekel. Take that and give it to them for you and Me."

          References for Matthew 17:27

            • Ǽ 17:27 - Lit "cause them to stumble"
            • ǽ 17:27 - Lit "standard coin," which was a shekel