The Complete Sayings of Jesus, by Arthur Hinds, , at sacred-texts.com
A.D. 29. Age 32. Galilee. Capernaum.
Mark 9, 30-37: Luke 9, 44-48: Matthew 17, 22-27.
JESUS departed thence, and passed through Galilee. While in Galilee, all wondered at the things which Jesus did. But while they wondered, Jesus said unto his disciples,
But they understood not.
¶There arose a reasoning among the disciples: for by the way [to Capernaum] they had disputed amongst themselves which of them should be the greatest. In the house Jesus asked,
But they held their peace: and Jesus, perceiving the thought of their heart, saith,
He took a child in his arms, and said,
When they were come to Capernaum, they that received tribute money came to Peter, and said, Doth not your master pay tribute?
Peter saith, Yes. And when he was come into the house, Jesus prevented * him, saying,
Peter saith, of strangers. Jesus answered,
Notwithstanding, lest we should offend them, go thou to the sea, and cast a hook, and take up the fish that first cometh up; and when thou has opened his mouth, thou shalt find a piece of money: that take, and give unto them for me and thee. †
60:* . . . prevented him: anticipated him, in the sense of spoke first.
60:† For "Render unto Cesar the things which be Cesar's," turn forward to LXVII in this book.