Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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

As

Matthew 21:33
"Listen to another parable: There was a landowner who planted a vineyard. He put a fence around it, dug a pit for its winepress, and built a watchtower. Then he leased it to tenant farmers and went on a journey.
Mark 13:34
It is like a man going on a journey. He left his house and put his slaves in charge, assigning to each his work, and commanded the doorkeeper to stay alert.
Luke 19:12
Therefore he said, "A nobleman went to a distant 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 tenant farmers, and went on a journey for a long time.

And delivered

Luke 16:1
Jesus also said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who was informed of accusations that his manager was wasting his assets.
Romans 12:6
And we have different gifts according to the grace given to us. If the gift is prophecy, that individual must use it in proportion to his faith.
1 Corinthians 3:5
What is Apollos, really? Or what is Paul? Servants through whom you came to believe, and each of us in the ministry the Lord gave us.
1 Corinthians 4:1
One should think about us this way -- as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.
1 Corinthians 12:4
Now there are different gifts, but the same Spirit.
Ephesians 4:11
It was he who gave some as apostles, some as prophets, some as evangelists, and some as pastors and teachers,
1 Peter 4:9
Show hospitality to one another without complaining.

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