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54 Bible Verses about slavery

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Romans 6:16

Don't you know that to whom you present yourselves as servants to obedience, his servants you are whom you obey; whether of sin to death, or of obedience to righteousness?

Romans 6:20

For when you were servants of sin, you were free in regard to righteousness.

1 Corinthians 7:22

For he who was called in the Lord being a bondservant is the Lord's free man. Likewise he who was called being free is Christ's bondservant.

Deuteronomy 28:68

Yahweh will bring you into Egypt again with ships, by the way of which I said to you, You shall see it no more again: and there you shall sell yourselves to your enemies for bondservants and for bondmaids, and no man shall buy you.

Exodus 21:6

then his master shall bring him to God, and shall bring him to the door or to the doorpost, and his master shall bore his ear through with an awl, and he shall serve him for ever.

Acts 7:6

God spoke in this way: that his seed would live as aliens in a strange land, and that they would be enslaved and mistreated for four hundred years.

Deuteronomy 15:15

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

Leviticus 25:44

"'As for your male and your female slaves, whom you may have; of the nations that are around you, from them you may buy male and female slaves.

Exodus 21:20

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

Jeremiah 2:14

Is Israel a servant? Is he a native-born [slave]? Why has he become a prey?

Galatians 4:3

So we also, when we were children, were held in bondage under the elemental principles of the world.

John 8:35

A bondservant doesn't live in the house forever. A son remains forever.

Ezra 9:9

For we are bondservants; yet our God has not forsaken us in our bondage, but has extended loving kindness to us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us a reviving, to set up 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 to his master a servant who is escaped from his master to you:

Genesis 15:13

He said to Abram, "Know for sure that your seed will live as foreigners in a land that is not theirs, and will serve them. They will afflict them four hundred years.

Exodus 21:21

Notwithstanding, if he gets up after a day or two, he shall not be punished, for he is his property.

Genesis 9:25

He said, "Canaan is cursed. He will be servant of servants to his brothers."

Micah 6:4

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

Exodus 13:3

Moses said to the people, "Remember this day, in which you came out from Egypt, out of the house of bondage; for by strength of hand Yahweh brought you out from this place. No leavened bread shall be eaten.

Proverbs 30:22

For a servant when he is king; a fool when he is filled with food;

Galatians 4:23

However, the son by the handmaid was born according to the flesh, but the son by the free woman was born through promise.

Leviticus 26:13

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

Deuteronomy 6:12

then beware lest you forget Yahweh, who brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.

Galatians 4:25

For this Hagar is Mount Sinai in Arabia, and answers to the Jerusalem that exists now, for she is in bondage with her children.

Exodus 14:12

Isn't this the word that we spoke to you in Egypt, saying, 'Leave us alone, that we may serve the Egyptians?' For it were 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 to Elisha, saying, "Your servant my husband is dead. You know that your servant feared Yahweh. Now the creditor has come to take for himself my two children to be slaves."

Leviticus 25:46

You may make them an inheritance for your children after you, to hold for a possession; of them may you take your slaves forever: but over your brothers the children of Israel you shall not rule, one over another, with harshness.

Proverbs 29:21

He who pampers his servant from youth will have him become a son in the end.

Luke 17:9

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

1 Corinthians 9:27

but I beat my body and bring it into submission, lest by any means, after I have preached to others, I myself should be rejected.

Exodus 21:5

But 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 on horses, and princes walking like servants on the earth.

Topics on Slavery

Slavery, In Nt

44;16;16-21

It happened, as we were going to prayer, that a certain girl having a spirit of divination met us, who brought her masters much gain by fortune telling.

Slavery, In Ot

5;20;10-11

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

Slavery, Spiritual

43;8;33-36

They answered him, "We are Abraham's seed, and have never been in bondage to anyone. How do you say, 'You will be made free?'"

The Law On Slavery

2;21;2

"If you buy a Hebrew servant, he shall serve six years and in the seventh he shall go out free without paying anything.