11 occurrences in 12 translations

'Slave' in the Bible

For am I now trying to win the favor of people, or God? Or am I striving to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a slave of Christ.

The law, then, was our guardian described such a slave. This slave was not a teacher. until Christ, so that we could be justified by faith.

But since that faith has come, we are no longer under a guardian, described such a slave. This slave was not a teacher.

Now I say that as long as the heir is a child, he differs in no way from a slave, though he is the owner of everything.

For it is written that Abraham had two sons, one by a slave and the other by a free woman.

But the one by the slave was born according to the flesh, while the one by the free woman was born as the result of a promise.

Now Hagar is Mount Sinai in Arabia, and corresponds to the present Jerusalem, for she is a slave with her children.

But what does the Scripture say? Throw out the slave and her son, for the son of the slave will never inherit with the son of the free woman.

Therefore, brothers, we are not children of the slave but of the free woman.

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σῶμα 
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