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54 Bible Verses about slavery

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Romans 6:16

Or know ye not that to whom ye present yourselves slaves to obey, his slaves ye are to whom ye obey, whether of sin unto death or of the obedience unto righteousness?

Romans 6:20

For being previously the slaves of sin, now ye have been made the slaves of righteousness.

1 Corinthians 7:22

For he that is called in the Lord, being a slave, is the Lord's freeman; likewise also he that is called, being free, is Christ's slave.

Deuteronomy 28:68

And the LORD shall bring thee into Egypt again in ships by the way of which I spoke unto thee, Thou shalt see it no more again; and there ye shall be sold unto your enemies for menslaves and womenslaves, and there shall be no one to buy you.

Exodus 21:6

Then his master shall bring him unto the judges; he shall also bring him to the door or unto the door post; and his master shall bore his ear through with an aul; and he shall serve him forever.

Acts 7:6

And God spoke thus, That his seed should sojourn in a strange land; and that they should bring them into slavery and mistreat them four hundred years.

Deuteronomy 15:15

And thou shalt remember that thou wast a slave in the land of Egypt, and the LORD thy God ransomed thee; therefore, I command thee this thing to day.

Leviticus 25:44

Both thy menslaves and thy maidslaves, which thou shalt have, shall be of the Gentiles that are round about you; of them shall ye buy slaves.

Exodus 21:20

And if a man smites his slave or his maid with a rod and he dies under his hand, he shall be surely punished.

Jeremiah 2:14

Is Israel a slave? Is he a homeborn slave? Why has he been given over as a prey?

John 8:35

And the slave does not abide in the house for ever, but the Son abides for ever.

Ezra 9:9

For we were slaves; yet our God did not forsake us in our bondage, but has extended mercy over us before the king of Persia, that we may be given life to lift up the house of our God and to cause the desolations thereof to be restored and to give us a wall of protection in Judah and in Jerusalem.

Deuteronomy 23:15

Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the slave who is escaped from his master unto thee.

Genesis 15:13

Then he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land that is not theirs and shall serve them, and they shall afflict them four hundred years;

Exodus 21:21

Notwithstanding, if he continues a day or two, he shall not be punished, for he is his money.

Genesis 9:25

And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a slave of slaves shall he be unto his brethren.

Micah 6:4

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

Exodus 13:3

And Moses said unto the people, Remember this day, in which ye came out from Egypt, out of the house of slavery; for the LORD has brought you out of here with a strong hand; therefore, ye shall not eat with leaven.

Proverbs 30:22

For a slave when he reigns; and a fool when he is filled with bread;

Galatians 4:23

But he who was of the bondwoman was born according to the flesh, but he of the freewoman was born through the promise.

Leviticus 26:13

I AM your God, who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their slaves; and I have broken the bands of your yoke and made you walk with your faces uplifted.

2 Peter 2:19

promising them liberty, being they themselves the slaves of corruption: for he who is overcome by someone is subject to bondage by the one that overcame him.

Deuteronomy 6:12

then beware lest thou forget the LORD, who brought thee forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of slavery.

Galatians 4:25

For this Hagar or Sinai is a mount in Arabia, which corresponds to the one that is now Jerusalem, which together with her children is in slavery.

Exodus 14:12

Is this not what we told thee in Egypt, saying, Let us alone that we may serve the Egyptians? For it would have been better for us to serve the Egyptians than that we should die in the wilderness.

Leviticus 25:46

And ye shall possess them as an inheritance for your children after you, to inherit as a possession; they shall be your bondmen for ever; but over your brethren, the sons of Israel, ye shall not rule over one another with rigor.

Proverbs 29:21

He that gives freely unto his slave from a child shall have him become his son in the end.

Luke 17:9

Does he thank that slave because he did the things that were commanded him? I think not.

Exodus 21:5

And if the slave shall plainly say, I love my master, my wife, and my children; I will not go out free.

Ecclesiastes 10:7

I saw slaves upon horses, and princes walking as slaves upon the earth.

Topics on Slavery

Slavery, In Nt

Acts 16:16-21

And it came to pass, as we went to prayer, a certain damsel possessed with a Pythian spirit met us, which brought her masters much gain by divination:

Slavery, In Ot

Deuteronomy 20:10-11

When thou comest near to a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace unto it.

Slavery, Spiritual

John 8:33-36

They answered him, We are Abraham's seed, and we have never served anyone; how sayest thou, Ye shall be set free?