James Tissot (1836-1902)
Le denier de César
opaque watercolor over graphite on gray wove paper, between 1886 and 1894
Love. Compassion. Kindness. Mercy. Forgiveness. Welcome. Comfort. Peace.
These belong to God. May I repay them to God by extending them to everyone I encounter.
[Jesus said to them,] “Then repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God.” Matthew 22: 21