Archive for 'Tithing'

Caught in Their Own Trap

Mark 12: 13-17 Tb 2:9-14 / Ps 112:1-2,7-9 Repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God. (Mark 12:17) In God’s image we were created, By Christ’s death we have been redeemed, On these terms we are obligated To give everything back to Him. Some Pharisees and Herodians were sent […]

Tax for Atonement of Sins

Matthew 17: 22-27 Ezek 1:2-5,24-28/Ps 148:1-2,11-14 “From whom do the kings of the earth collect duty and taxes—from their own sons or from others?” (Matthew 17:25) Jesus went to all the trouble– With a miracle to pay the tithe. Paying taxes for the temple, Was His example for living right. As they were gathering in […]

Taxes and Tithing

Matthew 17: 22-27 Dt 10:12-22/ Ps 147 “From whom do the kings of the earth collect duty and taxes—from their own sons or from others?” (Matthew 17:25) Jesus went to all the trouble– With a miracle to pay the tithe. Paying taxes for the temple, Was His example for living right. As they were gathering […]

Of Tithes and Taxes

Mark 12: 13-17 2Pt 3:12-15a,17-18 / Psa 90 Give to Caesar what is Caesar’s and to God what is God’s. (Mark 12:17) For my country and for the Lord, Good government and the Good News, As my taxes and for God’s Word, May I not fail to pay my dues. They sent some Pharisees and […]

The Temple Tax

Matthew 17: 22-27 Ezek 1: 2-5, 24-28 / Ps 148: 1-2, 11-14 “From whom do the kings of the earth collect duty and taxes—from their own sons or from others?” (Matthew 17:25) Jesus went to all the trouble– With a miracle to pay the tithe. Paying taxes for the temple, Was His example for living […]

Dual Obligation

Mark 12: 13-17 2Ptr 3:12-15a,17-18 / Ps 90 Give to Caesar what is Caesar’s and to God what is God’s. (Mark 12:17) Lord, we give to You what You own, Redeemed at a very high price; In Your likeness make us be known, And by the Name of Jesus Christ They sent some Pharisees and […]