Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the kingdom of heaven is as a man travelling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods.

Bible References


Matthew 21:33
"Hear another parable: there was a landowner who planted a vineyard and set a hedge around it, dug a wine press in it and built a tower. And he leased it to vine dressers and went into a far country.
Mark 13:34
It is like a man going on a journey, when he leaves his house and puts his servants in charge, each with his work, and commands the doorkeeper to be on the watch.
Luke 19:12
Therefore he said: "A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom and then return.
Luke 20:9
Then he began to tell the people this parable: "A man planted a vineyard, leased it to vine-dressers, and went into another country for a long time.

And delivered

Luke 16:1
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.
Romans 12:6
Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, in proportion to our faith;
1 Corinthians 3:5
What then is Apollos? And what is Paul? Servants through whom you believed, even as the Lord assigned to each one.
1 Corinthians 4:1
This is how one should regard us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.
1 Corinthians 12:4
Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit.
Ephesians 4:11
And he gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers,
1 Peter 4:9
Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling.