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169:02.01 Zelotes' question Luke 16:8-9 (Same) "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.
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."

169:02.02 Spiritually wise Luke 12:33-34 (Same) "Sell that ye have, and give alms; provide yourselves bags which wax not old, a treasure in the heavens that faileth not, where no thief approacheth, neither moth corrupteth.
For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also."

169:02.02 Spiritually wise Matthew 6:19-21 (Same) "Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also."

169:02.03 Parable of dishonest steward Luke 16:1-2 (Same) "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.
And he called him, and said unto him, How is it that I hear this of thee? give an account of thy stewardship; for thou mayest be no longer steward."

169:02.04 Looked out for self Luke 16:3-8a (Same) "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.
I am resolved what to do, that, when I am put out of the stewardship, they may receive me into their houses.
So he called every one of his lord's debtors unto him, and said unto the first, How much owest thou unto my lord?
And he said, An hundred measures of oil.
And he said unto him, Take thy bill, and sit down quickly, and write fifty.
Then said he to another, And how much owest thou?
And he said, An hundred measures of wheat.
And he said unto him, Take thy bill, and write fourscore.
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."

169:02.05 Do same spiritually Luke 16:8b-9 (Same) "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.
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."

169:02.06 Be good stewards Luke 16:10-12 (Same) "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.
If therefore ye have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the true riches?
And if ye have not been faithful in that which is another man's, who shall give you that which is your own?"

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Luke 8:18 (Same) "Take heed therefore how ye hear: for whosoever hath, to him shall be given; and whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken even that which he seemeth to have."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Luke 16:10 (Same) "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."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Luke 19:16-19 (Same) "Then came the first, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained ten pounds.
And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities.
And the second came, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained five pounds.
And he said likewise to him, Be thou also over five cities."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Luke 19:26 (Same) "For I say unto you, That unto every one which hath shall be given; and from him that hath not, even that he hath shall be taken away from him."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Mark 4:25 (Same) "For he that hath, to him shall be given: and he that hath not, from him shall be taken even that which he hath."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Matthew 13:12 (Same) "For whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance: but whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that he hath."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Matthew 25:21-23 (Same) "His lord said unto him, Well done, thou 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.
He also that had received two talents came and said, Lord, thou deliveredst unto me two talents: behold, I have gained two other talents beside them.
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."

169:02.06 Faithful in little / faithful in much Matthew 25:29 (Same) "For unto every one that hath shall be given, and he shall have abundance: but from him that hath not shall be taken away even that which he hath."

169:02.07 No man can serve two masters Luke 16:13 (Same) "No servant can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other.
Ye cannot serve God and mammon."

169:02.07 No man can serve two masters Matthew 6:24 (Same) "No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other.
Ye cannot serve God and mammon."

169:02.08 Pharisees sneer Luke 16:14 (Same) "And the Pharisees also, who were covetous, heard all these things: and they derided him."

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