Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And, ye masters, do the same things unto them, forbearing threatening: knowing that your Master also is in heaven; neither is there respect of persons with him.

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Bible References


Colossians 4:1
You masters should treat your slaves in a just and fair way, knowing that you also have a Master [who] is in heaven.
James 5:4
Look, the wages you have fraudulently refused to pay the workers who mowed your fields are crying out [against you]. And the cries of these harvest hands have reached the ears of the Lord of [heavenly] armies [i.e., Almighty God].

The same

Ephesians 6:5
Slaves, you should obey those who are your earthly masters, out of reverence and eagerness to please them, with a sincere heart, as you would [obey] Christ.
Matthew 7:12
Therefore, everything that you would like people to do to you, do [these things] to them also. For this is [what is required by] the law of Moses and the prophets.
Luke 6:31
And whatever you would like people to do to you, do the same thing to them.
James 2:8
However, you are doing well if you fulfill [i.e., obey] the royal law found in the Scriptures [Lev. 19:18], "You should love your neighbor the same way that you love yourself."


Matthew 22:8
Then he told his servants, 'The wedding is ready, but those who were invited to it [proved they] were not worthy [to attend].
Matthew 24:48
But if that slave, with evil intent, should think to himself, 'My master will not be back very soon,'
Luke 12:45
But if that slave should think to himself, 'My master will not be back soon,' and then becomes physically abusive to his men and women servants, and eats and drinks and gets drunk,
John 13:13
You call me 'Teacher,' and 'Lord,' and you are right in doing so because that is who I am.
1 Corinthians 7:22
For the person who was a slave when called by the Lord is [now] the Lord's freed person. In the same way, the person who was free when he was called [by the Lord] is [now] Christ's slave.

Your master

1 Corinthians 1:2
[it is being sent] to the church of God at Corinth. [You people are] set apart in [the fellowship of] Christ Jesus and called [by God] to be saints [i.e., His holy people], along with all [others] everywhere who call on our Lord Jesus Christ [i.e., in prayer]. He is their Lord and ours [as well].
Philippians 2:10
[This was] so that, in [honor of] the name of Jesus, everyone's knee in heaven, on earth and under the earth [i.e., all rational creatures] should bow [i.e., before God],


Acts 10:34
Then Peter began to speak. He said, "I perceive that God truly does not show favoritism toward anyone,
Romans 2:11
for there is no favoritism with God.
Colossians 3:25
And the person who does what is wrong will be repaid for his wrongdoing, for there is no favoritism [with God].

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Romans 2:11
for there is no favoritism with God.