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54 Bible Verses about slavery

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Romans 6:16

Know you not, that to whom you yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants you are to whom you obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?

Romans 6:20

For when you were the servants of sin, you were free from righteousness.

1 Corinthians 7:22

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

Deuteronomy 28:68

And the LORD shall bring you into Egypt again in ships, by the way of which I spoke unto you, You shall see it no more again: and there you shall be sold unto your enemies as male and female slaves, and no man shall 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 awl; and he shall serve him forever.

Acts 7:6

And God spoke in this way, That his descendants should live in a strange land; and that they should bring them into bondage, and ill-treat them for four hundred years.

Deuteronomy 15:15

And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and the LORD your God redeemed you: therefore I command you this thing today.

Leviticus 25:44

Both your male and female slaves, whom you shall have, shall be of the nations that are round about you; of them shall you buy male and female slaves.

Exodus 21:20

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

Jeremiah 2:14

Is Israel a servant? is he a homeborn slave? why is he plundered?

John 8:35

And the servant abides not in the house forever: but the Son abides ever.

Ezra 9:9

For we were slaves; yet our God has not forsaken us in our bondage, but has extended mercy unto us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us a reviving, to rebuild the house of our God, and to repair its ruins, and to give us a wall in Judah and in Jerusalem.

Deuteronomy 23:15

You shall not deliver unto his master the servant who has escaped from his master unto you:

Genesis 15:13

And he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that your descendants shall be sojourners in a land that is not theirs, and shall serve them; and they shall afflict them four hundred years;

Exodus 21:21

But, if he continues a day or two, he shall not be punished: for he is his property.

Genesis 9:25

And he said, Cursed be Canaan; a servant of servants shall he be unto his brethren.

Micah 6:4

For I brought you up out of the land of Egypt, and redeemed you out of the house of bondage; and I sent before you Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.

Exodus 13:3

And Moses said unto the people, Remember this day, in which you came out from Egypt, out of the house of bondage; for by strength of hand the LORD brought you out from this place: there shall no leavened bread be eaten.

Proverbs 30:22

For a servant when he reigns; and a fool when he is filled with food;

Galatians 4:23

But he who was of the bondwoman was born after the flesh; but he of the free woman was by promise.

Leviticus 26:13

I am the LORD your God, who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that you should not be their slaves; and I have broken the bands of your yoke, and made you walk upright.

Deuteronomy 6:12

Then beware lest you forget the LORD, who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.

Galatians 4:25

For this Hagar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answers to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children.

Exodus 14:12

Is not this the word that we did tell you in Egypt, saying, Let us alone, that we may serve the Egyptians? For it had been better for us to serve the Egyptians, than that we should die in the wilderness.

2 Kings 4:1

Now there cried a certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets unto Elisha, saying, Your servant my husband is dead; and you know that your servant did fear the LORD: and the creditor has come to take unto him my two sons to be slaves.

Leviticus 25:46

And you shall take them as an inheritance for your children after you, to inherit them for a possession; they shall be your slaves forever: but over your brethren the children of Israel, you shall not rule one over another with harshness.

Proverbs 29:21

He that carefully brings up his servant from a child shall have him become his son in the end.

Luke 17:9

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

1 Corinthians 9:27

But I roughly treat my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be disqualified.

Exodus 21:5

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

Ecclesiastes 10:7

I have seen servants upon horses, and princes walking as servants upon the earth.

Topics on Slavery

Slavery, In Nt

44;16;16-21

And it came to pass, as we went to prayer, a certain maid possessed with a spirit of divination met us, who brought her masters much gain by soothsaying:

Slavery, In Ot

5;20;10-11

When you come near unto a city to fight against it, then proclaim peace unto it.

Slavery, Spiritual

43;8;33-36

They answered him, We are Abraham's descendants, and were never in bondage to any man: how say you, You shall be made free?

The Law On Slavery

2;21;2

If you buy a Hebrew servant, six years he shall serve: and in the seventh he shall go out free for nothing.