In Matthew 25:14-30 Jesus compares the Kingdom and judgment day to an owner going away on a journey and giving three of his servants/slaves talents to invest based on their abilities.
He gives five to one, two to another, and one to another and then leaves on his journey.
The servant who was given five produced five more talents. The servant who was given two produced two more talents. The servant who was given one talent was fearful and hid it in the ground. When the master returned, he rewarded the first two servants and condemned the servant who hid his talent (and took it away).Read More