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The widow's offering

Jesus watches those giving in the Temple.
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Then Jesus sat down opposite the offering box, and watched the crowd putting coins into it. – Slide 1
Many rich people were throwing in large amounts. – Slide 2
And a poor widow came and … – Slide 3
… put in two small copper coins, worth less than a penny. Jesus called His disciples and said to them, ‘I tell you the truth, this poor widow has put more into the offering box than all the others. – Slide 4
‘For they all gave out of their wealth. But she, out of her poverty, put in what she had to live on, everything she had.’ – Slide 5
Slide 6