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.
'Because of this was the reign of the heavens likened to a man, a king, who did will to take reckoning with his servants,
For -- as a man going abroad did call his own servants, and did deliver to them his substance,
and Joanna wife of Chuza, steward of Herod, and Susanna, and many others, who were ministering to him from their substance.
And the Lord said, 'Who, then, is the faithful and prudent steward whom the lord shall set over his household, to give in season the wheat measure?
And Abram saith, 'Lord Jehovah, what dost Thou give to me, and I am going childless? and an acquired son in my house is Demmesek Eliezer.'
And they come nigh unto the man who is over the house of Joseph, and speak unto him at the opening of the house,
1 Chronicles 28:1
And David assembleth all the heads of Israel, heads of the tribes, and heads of the courses who are serving the king, and heads of the thousands, and heads of the hundreds, and heads of all the substance and possessions of the king, and of his sons, with the officers and the mighty ones, even to every mighty one of valour -- unto Jerusalem.
1 Corinthians 4:1
Let a man so reckon us as officers of Christ, and stewards of the secrets of God,
for it behoveth the overseer to be blameless, as God's steward, not self-pleased, nor irascible, not given to wine, not a striker, not given to filthy lucre;
1 Peter 4:10
each, according as he received a gift, to one another ministering it, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God;
And -- a certain man was rich, and was clothed in purple and fine linen, making merry sumptuously every day,
'And not many days after, having gathered all together, the younger son went abroad to a far country, and there he scattered his substance, living riotously;
'And another came, saying, Sir, lo, thy pound, that I had lying away in a napkin;
He also that is remiss in his work, A brother he is to a destroyer.
And she knew not that I had given to her, The corn, and the new wine, and the oil. Yea, silver I did multiply to her, And the gold they prepared for Baal.
ye ask, and ye receive not, because evilly ye ask, that in your pleasures ye may spend it.