Living as God's Stewards: Exploring Some Theological Foundations

Pascoe, David
January 2013
Australasian Catholic Record;Jan2013, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p22
Academic Journal
This article explores the theological foundation for stewardship as a principle of Christian living in the Catholic context. The definition of stewardship according to the gospel of Saint Paul is elaborated. It is inferred that the church as a community is responsible for becoming a steward of the mysteries of God. It is emphasized that humility allows people to realise that they are temporary custodians and stewards of divine grace and generosity.


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