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13 Bible Verses about Captivity, Metaphorically

Most Relevant Verses

Acts 8:23

for in the gall of bitterness, and bond of unrighteousness, I perceive thee being.'

2 Peter 2:19

liberty to them promising, themselves being servants of the corruption, for by whom any one hath been overcome, to this one also he hath been brought to servitude,

Isaiah 42:6-7

I, Jehovah, did call thee in righteousness, And I lay hold on thy hand, and keep thee, And I give thee for a covenant of a people, And a light of nations. To open the eyes of the blind, To bring forth from prison the bound one, From the house of restraint those sitting in darkness.

Galatians 2:4-5

and that because of the false brethren brought in unawares, who did come in privily to spy out our liberty that we have in Christ Jesus, that us they might bring under bondage, to whom not even for an hour we gave place by subjection, that the truth of the good news might remain to you.

Ephesians 4:8

wherefore, he saith, 'Having gone up on high he led captive captivity, and gave gifts to men,' --

Psalm 68:18

Thou hast ascended on high, Thou hast taken captive captivity, Thou hast taken gifts for men, That even the refractory may rest, O Jah God.