Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And if a man smite the eye of his servant, or the eye of his maid, that it perish; he shall let him go free for his eye's sake.
And if a man smites his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he dies under his hand, he shall surely be punished.
Thou shall not distort justice. Thou shall not respect persons, neither shall thou take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise, and perverts the words of the righteous.
Yet now our flesh is as the flesh of our brothers, our sons as their sons. And, lo, we bring into bondage our sons and our daughters to be servants, and some of our daughters are brought into bondage [already]. Neither is it in our
If I have despised the case of my man-servant or of my maid-servant when they contended with me,
For he who makes inquiry for blood remembers them. He does not forget the cry of the poor.
Thou have seen. For thou behold mischief and spite, to repay with thy hand. The poor man commits [himself] to thee. Thou have been the helper of the fatherless.
For he will deliver a needy man when he cries, and a poor man, who has no helper.
Do not rob a poor man, because he is poor, nor oppress an afflicted man in the gate.
And ye masters, do the same things to them, easing up the threats, knowing also that the master of you yourselves is in the heavens, and there is no partiality from him.
Masters, present to the bondmen what is right and equitable, knowing that ye also have a Master in heavens.