Jesus and the Widow’s Offering

Jesus and the Widow’s Offering – Mark 12:41-44 (NLT)

Jesus sat down near the collection box in the Temple and watched as the crowds dropped in their money. Many rich people put in large amounts. Then a poor widow came and dropped in two small coins.

Jesus called his disciples to him and said, “I tell you the truth, this poor widow has given more than all the others who are making contributions. For they gave a tiny part of their surplus, but she, poor as she is, has given everything she had to live on.”



The rich man put in large amounts The poor widow had hardly anything The poor widow gave her only two coins

Jesus and the Roman tax