Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he said also unto his disciples, There was a certain rich man, which had a steward; and the same was accused unto him that he had wasted his goods.
Therefore the kingdom of heaven is like a certain king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants.
"For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted his property to them.
and Joanna the wife of Chuza, Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others who provided for them out of their means.
And the Lord said, "Who then is the faithful and wise steward, whom his master will set over his household, to give them their portion of food at the proper time?
1 Corinthians 4:1
This is how one should regard us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.
For the overseer must be blameless as God's steward, not self-willed, not quick-tempered, not addicted to wine, not violent, not fond of sordid gain,
1 Peter 4:10
As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of God's varied grace.
"There was a certain rich man who was clothed in purple and fine linen and feasted sumptuously every day.
Not many days after, the younger son gathered together all he had and took his journey into a far country, and there he squandered his property in loose living.
Then another came, saying, 'Master, here is your mina, which I have kept laid away in a handkerchief;
You ask and do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.