Parallel Bible results for Matthew 22:15-22

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Matthew 22:15-22

NIV 15 Then the Pharisees went out and laid plans to trap him in his words. NIV 15 Then the Pharisees went out and laid plans to trap him in his words. NIV 16 They sent their disciples to him along with the Herodians. "Teacher," they said, "we know you are a man of integrity and that you teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. You aren't swayed by men, because you pay no attention to who they are. NIV 16 They sent their disciples to him along with the Herodians. "Teacher," they said, "we know you are a man of integrity and that you teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. You aren't swayed by men, because you pay no attention to who they are. NIV 17 Tell us then, what is your opinion? Is it right to pay taxes to Caesar or not?" NIV 17 Tell us then, what is your opinion? Is it right to pay taxes to Caesar or not?" NIV 18 But Jesus, knowing their evil intent, said, "You hypocrites, why are you trying to trap me? NIV 18 But Jesus, knowing their evil intent, said, "You hypocrites, why are you trying to trap me? NIV 19 Show me the coin used for paying the tax." They brought him a denarius, NIV 19 Show me the coin used for paying the tax." They brought him a denarius, NIV 20 and he asked them, "Whose portrait is this? And whose inscription?" NIV 20 and he asked them, "Whose portrait is this? And whose inscription?" NIV 21 "Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "Give to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's." NIV 21 "Caesar's," they replied. Then he said to them, "Give to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's." NIV 22 When they heard this, they were amazed. So they left him and went away. NIV 22 When they heard this, they were amazed. So they left him and went away.