Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it came to pass, that when he was returned, having received the kingdom, then he commanded these servants to be called unto him, to whom he had given the money, that he might know how much every man had gained by trading.
He dwelling in the heavens shall laugh: Jehovah shall deride to them.
And wherefore gavest thou not my silver to the bankers, and I having come had received it with interest?
And he not having known, and having done things worthy of blows, shall be skinned with few. And to every one to whom much was given, shall much be required of him: and with whom they have deposited much, they will ask of him the more.
And having called him, he said to him, What is this I hear of thee give back the word of thy stewardship; for thou canst no more be steward.
Therefore the kingdom of the heavens was likened to a man, the king, who wished to lift up the word together with his servants.
And after much time the lord of these servants comes, and lifts up the word with them.
And why judgest thou thy brother? or why also despisest thou thy brother? for we shall all stand at the judgment seat of Christ.
1 Corinthians 4:1
So let a man reckon us, as servants of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God.