Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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 rule over him with rigor, but shalt fear thy God.
And if thy brother, a Hebrew man, or a Hebrew woman, is sold unto thee and serves thee six years, then in the seventh year thou shalt send him forth from thee free.
At the end of seven years each one shall let his Hebrew brother go, who has been sold unto thee; therefore he shall serve thee six years, and thou shalt send him forth free from thee: but your fathers did not hearken unto me, nor incline their ear.
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.
And if someone smites the eye of their slave or the eye of their maid that it perishes, he shall let them go free for their eye's sake.
Thou shalt not pervert the rights of thy poor in his cause.
Thou shalt not do violence unto a hired servant that is poor and needy, whether he is of thy brethren or of thy strangers that are in thy land within thy gates.