But Zacchaeus stood there and said to the Lord, "Behold,
half of my possessions, Lord, I shall
give to the poor
if I have extorted anything from anyone I shall repay it
four times over." And Jesus said to him, "Today salvation
has come to this house because this man too is a
descendant of Abraham."
prayers and almsgiving
have ascended as a
memorial offering before God.