And I say unto you, Make to yourselves friends of the mammon of unrighteousness; that, when ye fail, they may receive you into everlasting habitations.
And Abram was very rich in cattle, in silver, and in gold.
So he called every one of his lord's debtors unto him, and said unto the first, How much owest thou unto my lord?
2 Kings 12:4
And Jehoash said to the priests, All the money of the dedicated things that is brought into the house of the LORD, even the money of every one that passeth the account, the money that every man is set at, and all the money that cometh into any man's heart to bring into the house of the LORD,
He that is faithful in that which is least is faithful also in much: and he that is unjust in the least is unjust also in much.
And if ye have not been faithful in that which is another man's, who shall give you that which is your own?
Then the twelve called the multitude of the disciples unto them, and said, It is not reason that we should leave the word of God, and serve tables.
Then the steward said within himself, What shall I do? for my lord taketh away from me the stewardship: I cannot dig; to beg I am ashamed.
2 Kings 12:15
Moreover they reckoned not with the men, into whose hand they delivered the money to be bestowed on workmen: for they dealt faithfully.
But the rich, in that he is made low: because as the flower of the grass he shall pass away.
She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard.
If therefore ye have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches?
And thou say in thine heart, My power and the might of mine hand hath gotten me this wealth.
1 Corinthians 4:1
Let a man so account of us, as of the ministers of Christ, and stewards of the mysteries of God.
Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds.
Every purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war.
His lord said unto him, Well done, good and faithful servant; thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
2 Kings 4:7
Then she came and told the man of God. And he said, Go, sell the oil, and pay thy debt, and live thou and thy children of the rest.
1 Timothy 3:12
Let the deacons be the husbands of one wife, ruling their children and their own houses well.
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.
2 Corinthians 8:20
Avoiding this, that no man should blame us in this abundance which is administered by us:
1 Peter 4:10
As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
1 Timothy 3:4
One that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity;
She maketh fine linen, and selleth it; and delivereth girdles unto the merchant.
And the lord commended the unjust steward, because he had done wisely: for the children of this world are in their generation wiser than the children of light.
If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him.
Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised.
1 Corinthians 12:28
And God hath set some in the church, first apostles, secondarily prophets, thirdly teachers, after that miracles, then gifts of healings, helps, governments, diversities of tongues.
For let not that man think that he shall receive any thing of the Lord.
But let patience have her perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing.
Let the brother of low degree rejoice in that he is exalted:
Then one of the twelve, called Judas Iscariot, went unto the chief priests,
I am resolved what to do, that, when I am put out of the stewardship, they may receive me into their houses.
And the Lord said, Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of meat in due season?
And in those days, when the number of the disciples was multiplied, there arose a murmuring of the Grecians against the Hebrews, because their widows were neglected in the daily ministration.