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  • Sometimes exacted by kings from their own subjects
    1 Samuel 8:10-17

  • Exacted from all conquered nations
    Joshua 16:10 ; Judges 1:30,33,35 ; 2 Kings 23:33,35

  • OFTEN EXACTED IN
    • Labour
      1 Kings 5:13,14 ; 9:15,21
    • Produce of land, &c
      1 Samuel 8:15 ; 1 Kings 4:7
    • Gold and silver
      2 Kings 23:33,35

  • The Jews required to pay half a shekel to God as
    Exodus 30:12-16

  • Christ to avoid offence wrought a miracle to pay for himself And Peter
    Matthew 17:24-27

  • KINGS OF ISRAEL
    • Forbidden to levy unnecessary or oppressive
      Deuteronomy 17:17
    • Set officers over
      2 Samuel 20:24 ; 1 Kings 4:6,7
    • Often oppressed the people with
      1 Kings 12:4,11

  • When oppressive frequently led to rebellion
    1 Kings 12:14-20

  • Priests and Levites exempted from
    Ezra 7:24

  • ROMAN
    • Decree of Augustus for
      Luke 2:1
    • First levied in Judea when Cyrenius was governor
      Luke 2:2
    • Persons enroled for, in the native place of their tribe and Family
      Luke 2:3-5
    • Collected by the Publicans
      Luke 3:12,13 ; 5:27
    • Was paid in Roman coin
      Matthew 22:19,20
    • Was resisted by the Galilaeans under Judas of Galilee
      Acts 5:37 ; Luke 13:1
    • Christ showed to the Pharisees and Herodians the propriety Of paying
      Matthew 22:15-22 ; Mark 12:13-17
    • Our Lord falsely accused of forbidding to pay
      Luke 23:2

  • All saints exhorted to pay
    Romans 13:6,7

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Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Tribute'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/ttt/t/tribute.html. 1897.

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