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Matthew 22:15-21, Sunday Gospel, Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time -

By David Kilby "Then repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God." READ Matthew 22:15-21 Paying Taxes to the Emperor: The Pharisees went offand plotted how they might entrap Jesus in speech.They sent their disciples to him, with the Herodians, saying,"Teacher, we know that you are a truthful manand that you teach the way of God in accordance with the truth.And you are not concerned with anyone's opinion,for you do not regard a person's status.Tell us, then, what is your opinion:Is it lawful to pay the census tax to Caesar or not?"Knowing their malice,...

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