It’s probably the tree Zacchaeus the tax collector climbed so he could see Jesus, probably not. But this huge sycamore has, through the years, become a very vivid reminder of that defining moment in the sinner’s life when the Master calls out to him, tells him to come down and stays in his house. 273 more words
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The former treasurer of the Connecticut Tax Collectors Association was arrested today, and charged with embezzling from the group.
Bristol Police Lieutenant Donn Watson said 55-year-old Debra Guerrrette is charged with larceny. 136 more words
Today we commemorate the Holy Apostle Matthew. Of the Twelve Apostles, Matthew’s story prior to him following Christ is certainly the most colourful.
Saint Matthew was a tax-collector for the Roman authorities in Israel, and therefore viewed as a wicked collaborator by most Jews of the time. 437 more words