New International Version
"Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription are on it?" "Caesar's," they replied.
King James Bible
Shew me a penny. Whose image and superscription hath it? They answered and said, Caesar's.
Darby Bible Translation
Shew me a denarius. Whose image and superscription has it? And answering they said, Caesar's.
World English Bible
Show me a denarius. Whose image and inscription are on it?" They answered, "Caesar's."
Young's Literal Translation
shew me a denary; of whom hath it an image and superscription?' and they answering said, 'Of Caesar:'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Is it lawful for us to give tribute unto Caesar - See this insidious but important question considered at large on Matthew 22:16-22 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
a penny. See
image. This was the head of the emperor; the superscription his titles. Julius Caesar was the first who caused his image to be struck on the Roman coin; and Tiberius was emperor at this time. This therefore was a denarius of Caesar, [dinarah kesar-anah,] as it is termed in the Talmud; and consequently this was respecting the tribute required by the Roman government.
LibraryWhose Image and Superscription?
'Whose image and superscription hath it?'--Luke xx. 24. It is no unusual thing for antagonists to join forces in order to crush a third person obnoxious to both. So in this incident we have an unnatural alliance of the two parties in Jewish politics who were at daggers drawn. The representatives of the narrow conservative Judaism, which loathed a foreign yoke, in the person of the Pharisees and Scribes, and the Herodians, the partisans of a foreigner and a usurper, lay their heads together to propose …
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He agreed to pay them a denarius for the day and sent them into his vineyard.
and he asked them, "Whose image is this? And whose inscription?"
He saw through their duplicity and said to them,
He said to them, "Then give back to Caesar what is Caesar's, and to God what is God's."
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