8 Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out demons; freely you have received, freely give.
11 I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for his sheep.
12 The hireling [working for a salary] does not own the sheep like the shepherd; so when he sees a wolf coming, he leaves the sheep and flees. Then the wolf attacks the sheep and scatters them.
13 The hireling flees because he is a hireling [working for pay], and does not love the sheep.2
|Luke 16:11-15 |
11 Therefore if you have not been faithful in unrighteous money, who will trust you with true riches?2
12 And if you have not been faithful in that which belongs to another, who will give you that which is your own?
13 No servant can serve two masters. For either he will hate one and love the other, or else he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money."
14 Now the Pharisees, who were covetous, heard all these things and derided him.
15 And he said to them, "You are the ones who declare yourselves upright before men, but God knows your hearts. For what is highly esteemed among men is an abomination in the sight of God.