Jesus taught people to pay taxes. I think that most of us know that. But I think there is a lot more going on here, and it helps us answer some of our tough ethical questions about how to deal with current issues in politics. If my understanding of the Bible is accurate on this, then I think many Christians really need to have something of an overhaul on the way they deal with current political issues.
This is part 47 of a verse-by-verse study through the Gospel of Mark. See the WHOLE Gospel of Mark playlist by clicking here.