Series: The Gospel of Matthew
Better Than A Half Shekel
January 03, 2021 | Paul Duppenthaler
In a very under-appreciated passage of Matthew 17:24-27, Jesus pays a half-shekel tax for Peter and Himself with a coin pulled out of a fish's mouth. Most readers miss the significance of these four verses. Listen for several deep truths about Jesus' identity, nature and purpose in this important message!
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Follow Along with the Message
In our continued study of Gospel of Matthew, we see how God’s promises in the Hebrew Scriptures to bring salvation to his people Israel and to the whole world are being fulfilled with the coming of Jesus the Messiah. Our response to this joyful news should be to go into all the world and make disciples of Jesus the Messiah.