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54 Bible Verses about slavery

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Romans 6:16

have ye not known that to whom ye present yourselves servants for obedience, servants ye are to him to whom ye obey, whether of sin to death, or of obedience to righteousness?

Romans 6:20

for when ye were servants of the sin, ye were free from the righteousness,

1 Corinthians 7:22

for he who is in the Lord -- having been called a servant -- is the Lord's freedman: in like manner also he the freeman, having been called, is servant of Christ:

Deuteronomy 28:68

'And Jehovah hath brought thee back to Egypt with ships, by a way of which I said to thee, Thou dost not add any more to see it, and ye have sold yourselves there to thine enemies, for men-servants and for maid-servants, and there is no buyer.'

Exodus 21:6

then hath his lord brought him nigh unto God, and hath brought him nigh unto the door, or unto the side-post, and his lord hath bored his ear with an awl, and he hath served him -- to the age.

Acts 7:6

'And God spake thus, That his seed shall be sojourning in a strange land, and they shall cause it to serve, and shall do it evil four hundred years,

Deuteronomy 15:15

and thou hast remembered that a servant thou hast been in the land of Egypt, and Jehovah thy God doth ransom thee; therefore I am commanding thee this thing to-day.

Leviticus 25:44

And thy man-servant and thy handmaid whom thou hast are of the nations who are round about you; of them ye buy man-servant and handmaid,

Exodus 21:20

And when a man smiteth his man-servant or his handmaid, with a rod, and he hath died under his hand -- he is certainly avenged;

Jeremiah 2:14

A servant is Israel? Is he a child of the house? Wherefore hath he been for a prey?

John 8:35

and the servant doth not remain in the house -- to the age, the son doth remain -- to the age;

Ezra 9:9

for servants we are, and in our servitude our God hath not forsaken us, and stretcheth out unto us kindness before the kings of Persia, to give to us a quickening to lift up the house of our God, and to cause its wastes to cease, and to give to us a wall in Judah and in Jerusalem.

Deuteronomy 23:15

'Thou dost not shut up a servant unto his lord, who is delivered unto thee from his lord;

Genesis 15:13

and He saith to Abram, 'knowing -- know that thy seed is a sojourner in a land not theirs, and they have served them, and they have afflicted them four hundred years,

Exodus 21:21

only if he remain a day, or two days, he is not avenged, for he is his money.

Genesis 9:25

and saith: 'Cursed is Canaan, Servant of servants he is to his brethren.'

Micah 6:4

For I brought thee up from the land of Egypt, And from the house of servants I have ransomed thee, And I send before thee Moses, Aaron, and Miriam.

Exodus 13:3

And Moses saith unto the people, 'Remember this day in which ye have gone out from Egypt, from the house of servants, for by strength of hand hath Jehovah brought you out from this, and any thing fermented is not eaten;

Proverbs 30:22

For a servant when he reigneth, And a fool when he is satisfied with bread,

Galatians 4:23

but he who is of the maid-servant, according to flesh hath been, and he who is of the free-woman, through the promise;

Leviticus 26:13

I am Jehovah your God, who have brought you out of the land of the Egyptians, from being their servants; and I break the bars of your yoke, and cause you to go erect.

2 Peter 2:19

liberty to them promising, themselves being servants of the corruption, for by whom any one hath been overcome, to this one also he hath been brought to servitude,

Deuteronomy 6:12

'Take heed to thyself lest thou forget Jehovah who hath brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of a house of servants;

Galatians 4:25

for this Hagar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and doth correspond to the Jerusalem that now is, and is in servitude with her children,

Exodus 14:12

Is not this the word which we spake unto thee in Egypt, saying, Cease from us, and we serve the Egyptians; for better for us to serve the Egyptians than to die in a wilderness?'

2 Kings 4:1

And a certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets hath cried unto Elisha, saying, 'Thy servant, my husband, is dead, and thou hast known that thy servant was fearing Jehovah, and the lender hath come to take my two children to him for servants.'

Leviticus 25:46

and ye have taken them for inheritance to your sons after you, to occupy for a possession; to the age ye lay service upon them, but upon your brethren, the sons of Israel, one with another, thou dost not rule over him with rigour.

Proverbs 29:21

Whoso is bringing up his servant delicately, from youth, At his latter end also he is continuator.

Luke 17:9

Hath he favour to that servant because he did the things directed? I think not.

1 Corinthians 9:27

but I chastise my body, and bring it into servitude, lest by any means, having preached to others -- I myself may become disapproved.

Exodus 21:5

And if the servant really say: I have loved my lord, my wife, and my sons -- I do not go out free;

Ecclesiastes 10:7

I have seen servants on horses, And princes walking as servants on the earth.

Topics on Slavery

Slavery, In Nt

Acts 16:16-21

And it came to pass in our going on to prayer, a certain maid, having a spirit of Python, did meet us, who brought much employment to her masters by soothsaying,

Slavery, In Ot

Deuteronomy 20:10-11

'When thou drawest near unto a city to fight against it, then thou hast called unto it for Peace,

Slavery, Spiritual

John 8:33-36

They answered him, 'Seed of Abraham we are; and to no one have we been servants at any time; how dost thou say -- Ye shall become free?'