People Freeing Slaves

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Exodus 21:2

If you buy a Hebrew servant [as the result of debt or theft], he shall serve six years, and in the seventh he shall go out free, paying nothing.

Deuteronomy 15:12

And if your brother, a Hebrew man or a Hebrew woman, is sold to you and serves you six years, then in the seventh year you shall let him go free from you.

Jeremiah 34:14

At the end of seven years you shall let every man his brother who is a Hebrew go free who has sold himself or has been sold to you and has served you six years; but your fathers did not listen to and obey Me or incline their ear [submitting and consenting to Me].

Exodus 21:11

And if he does not do these three things for her, then shall she go out free, without payment of money.

Exodus 21:26

And if a man hits the eye of his servant or the eye of his maid so that it is destroyed, he shall let him go free for his eye's sake.

Exodus 21:27

And if he knocks out his manservant's tooth or his maidservant's tooth, he shall let him go free for his tooth's sake.

Leviticus 25:54

And if he is not redeemed during these years and by these means, then he shall go free in the Year of Jubilee, he and his children with him.

Jeremiah 34:8-10

[This is] the word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord after King Zedekiah had made a covenant with all the people who were at Jerusalem to proclaim liberty to them: Every man should let his Hebrew slaves, male and female, go free, so that no one should make a slave of a Jew, his brother. And all the princes and all the people obeyed, who had entered into the covenant that everyone would let his manservant and his maidservant go free, so that none should make bondmen of them any more; they obeyed, and let them go.

Jeremiah 34:15

And you recently turned around and repented, doing what was right in My sight by proclaiming liberty each one to his neighbor [who was his bond servant]; and you made a covenant or pledge before Me in the house which is called by My Name.

Job 3:19

The small and the great are there, and the servant is free from his master.

1 Corinthians 7:21

Were you a slave when you were called? Do not let that trouble you. But if you are able to gain your freedom, avail yourself of the opportunity.

Exodus 21:5

But if the servant shall plainly say, I love my master, my wife, and my children; I will not go free,

Deuteronomy 15:16

But if the servant says to you, I will not go away from you, because he loves you and your household, since he does well with you,

Exodus 21:7

If a man sells his daughter to be a maidservant or bondwoman, she shall not go out [in six years] as menservants do.

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