Three hundred denarii would be nearly a whole years wages for an unskilled labourer. Judas thought that instead, the ointment could be sold and the money put into the community money box for the poor. What a pious thought! But, don’t forget Judas was in charge of the Money box and, yes he was a money pincher. Umm! Now you get the point!
There is always a danger of giving a good rationalised reason because of an ulterior motive one has. Does that happen to you too?
Prayer:Lord help me to be on the inside exactly as I am on the outside. Amen!