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 slave or his maid with a rod and he dies under his hand, he shall be surely punished.
Thou shalt not twist that which is right; thou shalt not respect persons neither take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.
Yet now, given that the flesh of our brethren is as our flesh and their sons as our sons, behold, we subject our sons and our daughters to slavery, and there are some of our daughters in bondage already; neither is it in our power to redeem them; for other men have our lands and vineyards.
If I had despised the right of my manslave or of my maidslave, when they contended with me;
When he makes requirement for blood, he remembers them; he does not forget the cry of the humble.
Thou hast seen it, for thou dost behold mischief and spite to requite it with thy hand: the poor commits himself unto thee; thou art the helper of the fatherless.
For he shall deliver the destitute when he cries and the poor that has no helper.
Rob not the poor, because he is poor: neither destroy the destitute in judgment:
And, ye masters, do the same unto them, forbearing threats, knowing that their Master and yours is also in the heavens and that he is no respecter of persons.
Masters, do that which is just and right with your slaves, knowing that ye also have a Master in heaven.