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32 Bible Verses about Slaves

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Exodus 21:32

If the ox shall gore a manslave or a maidslave, he shall give unto their master thirty shekels of silver, and the ox shall be stoned.

Job 31:13

If I had despised the right of my manslave or of my maidslave, when they contended with me;

Titus 2:9

Exhort slaves to be subject to their own masters and to please them well in all things; not contradicting;

1 Timothy 6:1

Let all that are under the yoke of slavery count their own masters worthy of all honour, that the name of God and his doctrine not be blasphemed.

John 13:16

Verily, verily, I say unto you, The slave is not greater than his lord; neither is the apostle greater than he that sent him.

John 15:20

Remember the word that I said unto you, The slave is not greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also persecute you; if they have kept my word, they will keep yours also.

Matthew 10:25

It is enough for the disciple that he be as his master, and the slave as his lord. If they have called the husband of the house Beelzebub, how much more shall they call those of his household?

Luke 17:7-8

But which of you, having a slave plowing or feeding cattle, will say unto him by and by when he is come from the field, Go and sit down at the table? And will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup and gird thyself and serve me until I have eaten and drunken, and afterward thou shalt eat and drink?

Matthew 20:27

and whosoever will be chief among you, let him be your slave,

Mark 10:44

and whosoever of you that desires to be first shall be slave of all.

Proverbs 30:10

Do not accuse a slave in the presence of his master, lest he curse thee, and thou be found guilty.

Leviticus 22:11

But when the priest shall buy any soul with his money, he shall eat of it, and he that is born in his house, they shall eat of his bread.

Lamentations 5:8

Slaves have ruled over us: there was no one to deliver us out of their hand.

Job 7:2

As a slave earnestly desires the shade and as a hireling waits for rest from his work,

Proverbs 30:22

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

Ecclesiastes 10:7

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

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.

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Genesis 37:36

And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's and captain of the guard.

Genesis 37:28

And when the Midianite merchantmen passed by, they took and lifted up Joseph out of the cistern and sold Joseph to the Ishmeelites for twenty pieces of silver. And they brought Joseph into Egypt.

Deuteronomy 24:7

When a man is found stealing any of his brethren of the sons of Israel and making merchandise of him or selling him, then that thief shall die; and thou shalt put the evil away from among you.