And they watched him and sent forth spies who feigned themselves just men that they might take hold of him as he was speaking, that so they might deliver him unto the power and authority of the governor.
And they asked him, saying, Master, we know that thou sayest and teachest rightly, neither dost thou accept the person of any, but teachest the way of God with truth;
Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto Caesar or no?
But he, perceiving their craftiness, said unto them, Why tempt ye me?
Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription does it have? They answered and said, Caesar’s.
And he said unto them, Render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Caesar’s and unto God the things which are God’s.
And they could not take hold of his words before the people, and they marvelled at his answer and were silent.
Then certain of the Sadducees came, who deny that there is any resurrection, and they asked him,
saying, Master, Moses wrote unto us, If any man’s brother dies, having a wife, and he dies without children, that his brother should take his wife and raise up seed unto his brother.
There were therefore seven brethren, and the first took a wife and died without children.
And the second took her to wife, and he died childless.