Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
That every man should let his manservant, and every man his maidservant, being an Hebrew or an Hebrewess, go free; that none should serve himself of them, to wit, of a Jew his brother.
a fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew. Now he was living by the oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and brother of Aner, and these were allies with Abram.
I was in fact kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews, and even here I have done nothing that they should have put me into the dungeon.”
When she opened it, she
saw the child, and behold, the boy was crying. And she had pity on him and said, “This is one of the Hebrews’ children.”
They will pay heed to what you say; and you with the elders of Israel will come to the king of Egypt and you will say to him, ‘The Lord, the God of the Hebrews, has met with us. So now, please, let us go a three days’ journey into the wilderness, that we may sacrifice to the Lord our God.’
If your kinsman, a Hebrew man or woman, is sold to you, then he shall serve you six years, but in the seventh year you shall set him free.
1 Samuel 4:6
When the Philistines heard the noise of the shout, they said, “What does the noise of this great shout in the camp of the Hebrews mean?” Then they understood that the ark of the Lord had come into the camp.
1 Samuel 14:11
When both of them revealed themselves to the garrison of the Philistines, the Philistines said, “Behold,
Hebrews are coming out of the holes where they have hidden themselves.”
2 Corinthians 11:22
Hebrews? So am I. Are they Israelites? So am I. Are they descendants of Abraham? So am I.
circumcised the eighth day, of the nation of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, a Hebrew of Hebrews; as to the Law, a Pharisee;
And all the
officials and all the people obeyed who had entered into the covenant that each man should set free his male servant and each man his female servant, so that no one should keep them any longer in bondage; they obeyed, and set them free.
For many nations and great kings will make slaves of them, even them; and I will recompense them according to their deeds and according to the work of their hands.)’”
All the nations shall serve him and his son and his grandson until the time of his own land comes; then many nations and great kings will make him their servant.
‘It shall come about on that day,’ declares the Lord of hosts, ‘that I will
break his yoke from off their neck and will tear off their bonds; and strangers will no longer make them their slaves.
1 Corinthians 6:8
On the contrary, you yourselves wrong and defraud. You do this even to your