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54 Bible Verses about slavery

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Romans 6:16

Do you not know that to whomever you present yourselves [as] slaves for obedience, you are slaves to whomever you obey, whether sin, [leading] to death, or obedience, [leading] to righteousness?

Romans 6:20

For when you were slaves of sin, you were free with respect to righteousness.

1 Corinthians 7:22

For the one who is called in the Lord [while] a slave is the Lord's freedperson. Likewise the one who is called [while] free is a slave of Christ.

Deuteronomy 28:68

And Yahweh shall bring you back [to] Egypt in ships by the route that I {promised} to you [that] '{You shall not see it again}!' And you shall sell yourself there to your enemies as slaves and as female slaves, but there will not be a buyer."

1 Peter 2:18

Domestic slaves, be subject to your masters with all respect, not only to those [who are] good and gentle, but also to those [who are] unjust.

Exodus 21:6

his master will present him to God and bring him to the door or to the doorpost, and his master will pierce his ear with an awl, and he will serve him forever.

Acts 7:6

But God spoke like this: 'His descendants will be foreigners in a foreign land, and they will enslave them and mistreat [them] four hundred years,

Deuteronomy 15:15

And remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and Yahweh your God redeemed you; therefore I [am] commanding you thus {today}.

Leviticus 25:44

" 'As for your slave and your slave woman who are yours, from the nations that [are] all around you, from them you may buy a slave or a slave woman.

Exodus 21:20

And if a man strikes his male slave or his female slave with the rod and he dies under his hand, he will surely be avenged.

Jeremiah 2:14

[Is] Israel a slave? Or {a slave born in a house}? Why has he become plunder?

1 Corinthians 7:21

Were you called [while] a slave? Do not let it be a concern to you. But if indeed you are able to become free, rather make use of [it].

Galatians 4:3

So also we, when we were children, we were enslaved under the elemental spirits of the world.

John 8:35

And the slave does not remain in the household {forever}; the son remains {forever}.

Ezra 9:9

For we are slaves and in our bondage our God did not forsake us, and he has extended to us loyal love in the presence of the kings of Persia, to give to us deliverance [and] to set up the house of our God, to repair its ruins, and to give us a wall in Judea and Jerusalem.

Deuteronomy 23:15

"And you shall not hand over a slave to his master who has escaped [and fled] to you from his master.

Genesis 15:13

And he said to Abram, "{You must surely know} that your descendants shall be [as] aliens in a land {not their own}. And they shall serve them and they shall oppress them four hundred years.

Exodus 21:21

Yet if he survives a day or two days, he will not be avenged, because he is his money.

Genesis 9:25

And he said, "Cursed [be] Canaan, a slave of slaves he shall be to his brothers."

Micah 6:4

For I brought you up from the land of Egypt, and from the house of slavery I redeemed you. And I sent Moses, Aaron, and Miriam before you.

Exodus 13:3

And Moses said to the people, "Remember this day when you went out from Egypt, from a house of slaves, because with strength of hand Yahweh brought you out from here, and [food with] yeast will not be eaten.

Proverbs 30:22

under a slave when he becomes king, and a fool when he is satisfied [with] food;

Galatians 4:23

But the one by the female slave was born according to human descent, and the one by the free woman through the promise,

Leviticus 26:13

I [am] Yahweh, your God who brought you out from the land of Egypt, from being their slaves; and I broke the bars of your yoke, and I caused you to walk erectly.

Deuteronomy 6:12

then take care for yourself, so that you [do] not forget Yahweh, who brought you out from the land of Egypt from the house of slavery.

Galatians 4:25

Now Hagar is Mount Sinai in Arabia, and corresponds to the present Jerusalem, for she is a slave with her children.

Exodus 14:12

Isn't this the word we spoke to you in Egypt, saying, 'Leave us alone [so that] we can serve Egypt!' because serving Egypt is better for us than our dying in the desert."

2 Kings 4:1

A certain woman from the wives of the sons of the prophets cried out to Elisha, saying, "Your servant my husband is dead. Now you know that your servant was a fearer of Yahweh, but the creditor came to take two of my children for himself as slaves.

Leviticus 25:46

And you may pass them on as an inheritance to your sons after you to take possession of as property {for all time}--you may let them work. But [as for] your countrymen, the {Israelites}, you shall not rule with ruthlessness over {one another}.

Proverbs 29:21

He who pampers his servant from childhood, {arrogance will be his end}.

Luke 17:9

He will not {be grateful} to the slave because he did what was ordered, [will he]?

Exodus 21:5

But if the slave explicitly says, "I love my master, my wife, and my children; I will not go out free,"

Ecclesiastes 10:7

I have even seen slaves [riding] on horses and princes walking like slaves on the earth!

Topics on Slavery

Slavery, In Nt

44;16;16-21

And it happened that [as] we were going to the place of prayer, a certain female slave who had a spirit of divination met us, who was bringing a large profit to her owners [by] fortune-telling.

Slavery, In Ot

5;20;10-11

"When you approach a city to fight against it, {you must offer it peace}.

Slavery, Spiritual

43;8;33-36

They replied to him, "We are descendants of Abraham and have not been enslaved to anyone at any time. How do you say, 'You will become free'?"

The Law On Slavery

2;21;2

'If you buy a Hebrew slave, he will serve six years, and in the seventh he will go out as free for nothing.