Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

Bible References

A certain

Matthew 18:23
For this cause the kingdom of the heavens has become like a king who would reckon with his bondmen.
Matthew 25:14
For it is as if a man going away out of a country called his own bondmen and delivered to them his substance.

A steward

Luke 8:3
and Joanna, wife of Chuza, Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others, who ministered to him of their substance.
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, Who then is the faithful and prudent steward, whom his lord will set over his household, to give the measure of corn in season?
Genesis 15:2
And Abram said, Lord Jehovah, what wilt thou give me? seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus.
Genesis 43:19
And they came up to the man that was over Joseph's house, and they spoke to him at the door of the house,
1 Chronicles 28:1
And David assembled all the princes of Israel, the princes of the tribes, and the princes of the divisions that ministered to the king, and the captains over thousands, and the captains over hundreds, and the comptrollers of all the substance and possessions of the king and of his sons, with the chamberlains, and the mighty men, and all the men of valour, unto Jerusalem.
1 Corinthians 4:1
Let a man so account of us as servants of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God.
Titus 1:7
For the overseer must be free from all charge against him as God's steward; not headstrong, not passionate, not disorderly through wine, not a striker, not seeking gain by base means;
1 Peter 4:10
each according as he has received a gift, ministering it to one another, as good stewards of the various grace of God.

Wasted

Luke 16:19
Now there was a rich man and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, making good cheer in splendour every day.
Luke 15:13
And after not many days the younger son gathering all together went away into a country a long way off, and there dissipated his property, living in debauchery.
Luke 19:20
And another came, saying, My Lord, lo, there is thy mina, which I have kept laid up in a towel.
Proverbs 18:9
He also who is indolent in his work is brother of the destroyer.
Hosea 2:8
And she did not know that I had given her the corn and the new wine and the oil, and had multiplied to her the silver and gold, which they employed for Baal.
James 4:3
Ye ask and receive not, because ye ask evilly, that ye may consume it in your pleasures.