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 is the kingdom of heaven like unto a certain king who purposed to settle his account with his servants.
For the case is like that of a man, who travelling abroad, called his own servants, and delivered to them his goods.
And Joanna the wife of Chuza, Herod's lieutenant-governor, and Susanna, and many others, who ministred to his support out of their possessions.
And the Lord said, Who indeed is a faithful steward, and prudent, whom the lord will place over his household, to give them their proportion of provision at the proper season?
1 Corinthians 4:1
LET a man so account of us, as the under servants of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God.
For a bishop ought to be irreproachable, as the steward of God; not self-willed, not irritable, not addicted to wine, not quarrelsome, not greedy of filthy lucre;
1 Peter 4:10
Let every one, according as he hath received a gift, minister it to others, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, making splendid entertainments every day:
And not many days after, the younger son, collecting his all, travelled into a far distant country, and there dissipated his substance in a life of debauchery.
And another came, saying, Master, there is thy maneh, which I have kept wrapt up in a napkin:
Ye ask, and receive nothing, because ye ask vilely, in order to consume it on your sensual appetites.