Are we reconciling or dividing?
"Then repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar…"
In this week’s Gospel we see another tense exchange between the chief priests and Jesus. At this point the followers of the Pharisees, together with the, supporters of Herod, question Jesus on the payment of taxes. Is it lawful to pay the census tax to Caesar or not?"
Knowing their malice, Jesus said, “Show me the coin that pays the census tax." They hand him a Roman coin with the image of Caesar.
Jesus replies "Repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God."
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Clergy Schedule – October 25, 26, 2014
5:00 pm – Fr. John Tarantino; Deacon Rich Reck
7:30 am – Fr. Allan Savitt; Deacon Rich Reck
9:15 am – Fr. John Tarantino
10:45 am – Fr. John Tarantino
12:15pm - Fr. Martin Rauscher; Deacon Ray Latour