Observe how compendiously Matthew sums up the contents of Mark 12:4-5. Luke 20:27-40. ἐπηρώτων] Imperfect, as at Mark 12:17. Mark 12:19. ὅτι is recitative, and ἵνα is the imperative to be explained by the volo that lies at the root of the expression (see on 2 Corinthians 8:7; Ephesians 5:33).Comp. Mark 12:2. (28-34) Christ the Son and yet the Lord of David. (1-12) Question about tribute. Mark 12:4. According to Mark and Luke, the lord receives a part of the fruits; the rest is the reward of the vine-dressers. However, the tenants reveal the depth of their unfaithfulness by killing the heir, Jesus (Mark 1:11; 9:7). They understood what Jesus said and did, but they did not even consider its implication. Taxes and Caesar (Mark 12:13-17) Bible Commentary / Produced by TOW Project The issue of taxation has arisen obliquely already, in terms of the call narrative of Levi (Mark 2:13-17, see above). In Mark 12:6-8, God (the landowner) sent a "beloved son," thinking that the tenants would certainly respect the heir, the future ruler of the vineyard. And he began to speak unto them by parables As of the two sons the father bid go to work in the vineyard; and of the planting of a vineyard, and letting it out to husbandmen, as here; though the latter is only related by this evangelist, yet both are by Matthew. (18-27) The great command of the law. A. Mark 12:1. on ὅτι before the imperative, Plat. Jesus's Lesson of the Withered Fig Tree (Mark 11:20-26) Jesus Blesses Little Children (Mark 10:13-16) Jesus Heals the Blind Bartimeus (Mark 10:46-52) It is the point over which they will stumble again and again. (13-17) Concerning the resurrection. [149] See on Matthew 22:23-33, who narrates more briefly and smoothly.Comp. Mark 12:18-27. (35-40) The poor widow commended. 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