*Gold and silver were kept in a safe store in a sanctuary (1 Kgs. 7: 51). In Herod's Temple alms boxes shaped like trumpets were placed in the Court of Women (Mark 12: 41). The chief priests declined to put there the thirty pieces of silver which Judas rejected (Matt. 27: 6).
Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Biblical Studies.