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54 Bible Verses about slavery

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Romans 6:16

Know ye not that, unto whom ye are presenting yourselves as servants for obedience, servants ye are unto him unto whom ye are obedient, whether of sin unto death or of obedience unto righteousness?

Romans 6:20

For, when ye were servants of sin, ye were free as to righteousness; -

1 Corinthians 7:22

For, he who in the Lord was called, being a bond-servant, is, a freed-man of the Lord: in like manner, he that was called being, a freeman, is Christ's bond-servant: -

Deuteronomy 28:68

And Yahweh will take thee back again to Egypt in ships, by the way whereof I said unto thee, Thou shalt not again any more see it. And ye will offer yourselves there for sale unto thine enemies as servants and as handmaids with no one to buy.

1 Peter 2:18

Ye domestics, submitting yourselves, in all reverence, unto your masters, - not only unto the good and considerate, but also unto the perverse;

Exodus 21:6

then shall his lord bring him near unto God, and shall bring him near unto the door, or unto the door-post, - and his lord shall pierce his ear with an awl, so shall he serve him all his life.

Acts 7:6

But God, spake thus - His seed shall be a sojourner in a foreign land, and they will bring it into bondage, and ill-treat it four-hundred years;

Deuteronomy 15:15

and thou shalt remember that a servant, thou wast in the land of Egypt, and that Yahweh thy God, redeemed thee, - for this cause, am I commanding thee this thing, to-day.

Leviticus 25:44

And as for thy bondman and thy bond-maid which thou shalt have, of the nations that are round about you - from them, may ye buy bondman and bond-maid.

Exodus 21:20

And when a man shall smite his servant or his handmaid with a rod, and he die under his hand, he shall, surely be avenged;

Jeremiah 2:14

Was Israel a servant? Born in the house, was he? Wherefore hath he become a prey?

Galatians 4:3

So also, we, when we were infants, under the elementary principles of the world, were held in servitude;

John 8:35

Now, the slave, doth not abide in the house, evermore. The Son, abideth, evermore.

Ezra 9:9

For, bondmen, we are, but, in our bondage, hath our God not forsaken us, - but extended unto us lovingkindness before the kings of Persia, to give us a reviving, to set up on high the house of our God, to raise up the desolations thereof, and to give us a wall in Judah and in Jerusalem.

Deuteronomy 23:15

Thou shalt not deliver up a slave unto his lord, - one who maketh his escape unto thee, from his lord:

Genesis 15:13

And he said to Abram - Thou must surely know, that, sojourners, will thy seed become in a land not theirs, and shall serve them and they will humble them, four hundred years;

Exodus 21:21

nevertheless if, for a day or for two days, he continue, he shall not be avenged, for, his silver, he is.

Genesis 9:25

And he said, Accursed be Canaan, - a servant of servants, shall he be to his brethren!

Micah 6:4

For I brought thee up out of the land of Egypt, and, out of the house of slaves, I ransomed thee, - and I sent before thee, Moses, Aaron and Miriam.

Exodus 13:3

And Moses said unto the people - Ye are to remember this day, on which ye came forth out of Egypt out of the house of slaves, that with strength of hand, did Yahweh bring you forth from hence, - there shall not, therefore be eaten anything leavened.

Proverbs 30:22

Under a servant, when he reigneth, and a base man, when he is surfeited with food;

Galatians 4:23

But, he that was of the bondmaid, after the flesh, had been born, whereas, he that was of the free woman, through means of a promise.

Leviticus 26:13

I - Yahweh, am your God who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their bondmen; so I brake in pieces the staves of your yoke, and caused you to walk, erect.

2 Peter 2:19

Promising, freedom to them, they themselves, being all the while, slaves of corruption, - for, by whom one hath been defeated, by the same, hath he become enslaved, -

Deuteronomy 6:12

take heed unto thyself, lest thou forget Yahweh, - who brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt out of the house of servants.

Galatians 4:25

And, the Hagar, is Mount Sinai, in Arabia, - she answereth, however, unto the present Jerusalem, for she is in bondage with her children;

Exodus 14:12

Is not this the word which we spake unto thee in Egypt, saying, Let us alone, that we may serve the Egyptians, - for it is better for us, to serve the Egyptians, than to die in the desert?

2 Kings 4:1

Now, a certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets, made outcry unto Elisha, saying - Thy servant, my husband, is dead, and, thou, knowest that, thy servant, was one who revered Yahweh, - now, the creditor, hath come to take my two boys to himself as bondmen.

Leviticus 25:46

and ye may take them as an inheritance for your sons after you to inherit as a possession, unto times age-abiding, of them, may ye take to be bondmen, - but, over your brethren the sons of Israel - a man over his brother, ye shall not rule, over him with rigour.

Proverbs 29:21

He that dealeth tenderly with his servant from childhood, in his after life, shall have him for a son.

Luke 17:9

Doth he offer thanks unto the servant, because he hath done the things enjoined?

1 Corinthians 9:27

But am beating my body under, and leading it captive, lest, by any means, - unto others, having proclaimed, the contest , I myself, should be rejected.

Exodus 21:5

But, if the servant shall plainly say, I love my lord, and my wife and my sons, - I will not go out free,

Ecclesiastes 10:7

I had seen, servants, upon horses, - and, rulers, walking like servants, on the ground.

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Acts 16:16-21

And it came to pass, as we were on our way unto the place of prayer, a certain damsel, having a spirit of Python, met us, - who, indeed, much gain, was presenting unto her masters, by divining.

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Deuteronomy 20:10-11

When thou shalt come nigh unto a city, to fight against it, - then shalt thou proclaim unto it - peace,

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John 8:33-36

They made answer unto him - Seed of Abraham, are we, and, unto no one, have been brought into bondage, at any time: How sayest, thou, Free, shall ye be made?