Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Now Jesus was saying to the disciples, "A rich man had a servant manager who was accused of wasting his assets.

New American Standard Bible

Now He was also saying to the disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and this manager was reported to him as squandering his possessions.

King James Version

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.

Holman Bible

He also said to the disciples: “There was a rich man who received an accusation that his manager was squandering his possessions.

A Conservative Version

And he also said to his disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a manager, and this man was accused to him as squandering things possessed by him.

American Standard Version

And he said also unto the disciples, There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and the same was accused unto him that he was wasting his goods.

Amplified

Also [Jesus] said to the disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a manager of his estate, and accusations [against this man] were brought to him, that he was squandering his [master's] possessions.

An Understandable Version

Then Jesus said to His disciples, "There was a certain rich man who had a property manager who was reported to be squandering his possessions.

Anderson New Testament

And he said also to his disciples: There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and he was accused to him of wasting his goods.

Bible in Basic English

And another time he said to the disciples, There was a certain man of great wealth who had a servant; and it was said to him that this servant was wasting his goods.

Common New Testament

He also said to his disciples: "There was a certain rich man who had a steward, and an accusation was brought to him that this man was wasting his goods.

Daniel Mace New Testament

Jesus said likewise to his disciples, a certain rich man had an information against his steward, for making havock of his estate.

Darby Translation

And he said also to his disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a steward, and he was accused to him as wasting his goods.

Godbey New Testament

And He also spoke to His disciples, There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and he was slandered to him as wasting his goods.

Goodspeed New Testament

And he said to his disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and it was reported to him that this man was squandering his property.

John Wesley New Testament

And he said also to his disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a steward: and he was accused to him as wasting his goods.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said also unto his disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a steward, and the same was accused unto him that he had wasted his goods.

Julia Smith Translation

And he said to his disciples, A certain man was rich, who had a steward; and he was slandered to him as dispersing his goods.

King James 2000

And he said also unto his disciples, There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and the same was accused unto him that he had wasted his goods.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he also said to the disciples, "A certain man was rich, who had a manager. And charges were brought to him that this person was squandering his possessions.

Modern King James verseion

And He also said to His disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a steward. And he was accused to him, that he had wasted his goods.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said also unto his disciples, "There was a certain rich man, which had a steward, that was accused unto him that he had wasted his goods.

Moffatt New Testament

He also said to the disciples: "There was a rich man who had a factor, and this factor, he found, was accused of misapplying his property.

Montgomery New Testament

To his disciples he said: "There was a certain rich man who had a steward, and this steward was accused to him of wasting his property.

NET Bible

Jesus also said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who was informed of accusations that his manager was wasting his assets.

New Heart English Bible

He also said to his disciples, "There was a certain rich man who had a manager. An accusation was made to him that this man was wasting his possessions.

Noyes New Testament

And he said also to the disciples, There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and the same was accused to him as wasting his goods.

Sawyer New Testament

AND he also said to the disciples, There was a certain rich man that had a steward; and he was accused to him of wasting his property.

The Emphasized Bible

And he went on to say, unto his disciples also, - There was, a certain rich man, who had a steward, and, the same, was accused to him as squandering his goods.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

THEN said he also to his disciples, There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and he received an information against him, as having dissipated his treasures.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Jesus said to his disciples: "There was a rich man who had a steward; and this steward was maliciously accused to him of wasting his estate.

Webster

And he said also to his disciples, There was a certain rich man who had a steward; and the same was accused to him that he had wasted his goods.

Weymouth New Testament

He said also to His disciples: "There was a rich man who had a steward, about whom a report was brought to him, that he was wasting his property.

Williams New Testament

Now He was saying to the disciples: "Once there was a rich man who had a household manager, and he was accused to his master of squandering the latter's property.

World English Bible

He also said to his disciples, "There was a certain rich man who had a manager. An accusation was made to him that this man was wasting his possessions.

Worrell New Testament

And He said also to His disciples, "There was a certain rich man who had a steward, and the same was accused to him as squandering his goods.

Worsley New Testament

And He said also to his disciples, There was a certain rich man, who had a steward; and he was accused to him of wasting his goods.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he said also unto his disciples, 'A certain man was rich, who had a steward, and he was accused to him as scattering his goods;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

he said
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045


and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

πρός 
Pros 
unto, to, with, for, against, among, at, not tr, , vr to
Usage: 412

his



Usage: 0
Usage: 0

μαθητής 
Mathetes 
Usage: 254

ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 373

πλούσιος 
Plousios 
Usage: 15

man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

had
ἔχω 
Echo 
have, be, need , , vr have
Usage: 479

οἰκονόμος 
Oikonomos 
Usage: 6

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

the same
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

διαβάλλω 
Diaballo 
Usage: 0


Usage: 0

ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

he had wasted
διασκορπίζω 
Diaskorpizo 
Usage: 3

References

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Context Readings

The Parable Of The Dishonest Manager

1 Now Jesus was saying to the disciples, "A rich man had a servant manager who was accused of wasting his assets. 2 So he called for him and asked him, "What's this I hear about you? You can't be my manager any longer. Now give me a report about your management!'


Cross References

Luke 15:13

A few days later, the younger son gathered everything he owned and traveled to a distant country. There he wasted it all on wild living.

Luke 12:42

The Lord said, "Who, then, is the faithful and careful servant manager whom his master will put in charge of giving all his other servants their share of food at the right time?

Luke 15:30

But this son of yours spent your money on prostitutes, and when he came back, you killed the fattened calf for him!'

Genesis 15:2

But Abram replied, "Lord GOD, what can you give me since I continue to be childless, and the heir of my household is Eliezer from Damascus?

Genesis 43:19

So they approached Joseph's palace manager and talked with him at the palace entrance.

1 Chronicles 28:1

David gathered together all of the leaders of Israel, the leaders of the tribes, division officers who reported to the king, the commanders of thousands, commanders of hundreds, the supervisors of the property and livestock that belonged to the king and to his sons, along with all of the officers of the palace, the elite forces, and all of the soldiers.

Proverbs 18:9

Whoever is lazy regarding his work is also a brother to the master of destruction.

Hosea 2:8

She didn't recognize that it was I who provided her grain, wine, and oil, and it was I who gave her silver, while they crafted gold for Baal.

Matthew 18:23-24

"That is why the kingdom from heaven may be compared to a king who wanted to settle accounts with his servants.

Matthew 25:14-30

"Similarly, it is like a man going on a trip, who called his servants and turned his money over to them.

Luke 8:3

Joanna, the wife of Herod's household manager Chuza; Susanna; and many others. These women continued to support them out of their personal resources.

Luke 16:19

"Once there was a rich man who used to dress in purple and fine linen and live in great luxury every day.

Luke 19:20

"Then the other servant came and said, "Sir, look! Here's your coin. I've kept it in a cloth for safekeeping

1 Corinthians 4:1-2

Think of us as servants of the Messiah and as servant managers entrusted with God's secrets.

Titus 1:7

Because an overseer is God's servant manager, he must be blameless. He must not be arrogant or irritable. He must not drink too much, be a violent person, or make money in shameful ways.

James 4:3

You ask for something but do not get it because you ask for it for the wrong reason for your own pleasure.

1 Peter 4:10

As good servant managers of God's grace in its various forms, serve one another with the gift each of you has received.

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