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Mark 12:38-44

NIV 38 As he taught, Jesus said, “Watch out for the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, NIV 38 As he taught, Jesus said, “Watch out for the teachers of the law. They like to walk around in flowing robes and be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, NIV 39 and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at banquets. NIV 39 and have the most important seats in the synagogues and the places of honor at banquets. NIV 40 They devour widows’ houses and for a show make lengthy prayers. These men will be punished most severely.” NIV 40 They devour widows’ houses and for a show make lengthy prayers. These men will be punished most severely.” NIV 41 Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. NIV 41 Jesus sat down opposite the place where the offerings were put and watched the crowd putting their money into the temple treasury. Many rich people threw in large amounts. NIV 42 But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a few cents. NIV 42 But a poor widow came and put in two very small copper coins, worth only a few cents. NIV 43 Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put more into the treasury than all the others. NIV 43 Calling his disciples to him, Jesus said, “Truly I tell you, this poor widow has put more into the treasury than all the others. NIV 44 They all gave out of their wealth; but she, out of her poverty, put in everything—all she had to live on.” NIV 44 They all gave out of their wealth; but she, out of her poverty, put in everything—all she had to live on.”