1Now He was alsosaying to the disciples, "There was a richmanwhohad a manager, and this manager was areported to him as 1squandering his possessions.2"And he called him and said to him, 'What is this I hearabout you? Give an accounting of your management, for you cannolonger be manager.'3"The managersaid to himself, 'What shall I do, since my bmaster is taking the managementaway from me? I am not strongenough to dig ; I am ashamed to beg.4'I knowwhat I shall do, so that when I am removed from the management people will welcome me into their homes.'5"And he summonedeachone of his cmaster'sdebtors, and he began saying to the first, 'Howmuch do you owe my master ?'6"And he said, 'A hundreddmeasures of oil.' And he said to him, 'Take your bill, and sitdownquickly and writefifty.'