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
Therefore is the kingdom of heaven likened unto a certain king, who would take account of his servants.
Matthew 25:14
For the kingdom of heaven is as a man traveling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods.

A steward

Luke 8:3
And Joanna the wife of Chuza Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others, who ministered unto him of their substance.
Luke 12:42
And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of food at the proper time?
Genesis 15:2
And Abram said, Lord GOD, what will you give me, seeing I go childless, and the heir of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus?
Genesis 43:19
And they came near to the steward of Joseph's house, and they spoke with him at the door of the house,
1 Chronicles 28:1
And David assembled all the leaders of Israel, the leaders of the tribes, and the captains of the companies that ministered to the king by division, and the captains over the thousands, and captains over the hundreds, and the stewards over all the substance and possessions of the king, and of his sons, with the officers, and with the mighty men, and with all the valiant men, unto Jerusalem.
1 Corinthians 4:1
Let a man so account of us, as of the ministers of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God.
Titus 1:7
For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God; not self-willed, not soon angry, not given to wine, not violent, not given to dishonest gain;
1 Peter 4:10
As every man has received a gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.

Wasted

Luke 16:19
There was a certain rich man, who was clothed in purple and fine linen, and feasted sumptuously every day:
Luke 15:13
And not many days later the younger son gathered everything together, and took his journey into a far country, and there wasted his substance with riotous living.
Luke 19:20
And another came, saying, Lord, behold, here is your pound, which I have kept laid up in a napkin:
Proverbs 18:9
He also that is slothful in his work is brother to him that is a great waster.
Hosea 2:8
For she did not know that I gave her grain, and wine, and oil, and multiplied her silver and gold, which they prepared for Baal.
James 4:3
You ask, and receive not, because you ask amiss, that you may spend it upon your lusts.