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32 Bible Verses about Slaves

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Exodus 21:32

If the ox shall push a manservant or a maidservant; he shall give unto their master thirty shekels of silver, and the ox shall be stoned.

Job 31:13

If I did despise the cause of my manservant or of my maidservant, when they contended with me;

Titus 2:9

Exhort servants to be obedient unto their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;

1 Timothy 6:1

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

John 13:16

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

John 15:20

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

Matthew 10:25

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

Luke 17:7-8

But which of you, having a servant plowing or feeding cattle, will say unto him by and by, when he is come from the field, Go and sit down to meat? And will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself, and serve me, till 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 servant:

Mark 10:44

And whosoever of you will be the chiefest, shall be servant of all.

Proverbs 30:10

Accuse not a servant unto his master, lest he curse thee, and thou be found guilty.

Leviticus 22:11

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

Lamentations 5:8

Servants have ruled over us: there is none that doth deliver us out of their hand.

Job 7:2

As a servant earnestly desireth the shadow, and as an hireling looketh for the reward of his work:

Proverbs 30:22

For a servant when he reigneth; and a fool when he is filled with meat;

Ecclesiastes 10:7

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

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.

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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

Then there passed by Midianites merchantmen; and they drew and lifted up Joseph out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the Ishmeelites for twenty pieces of silver: and they brought Joseph into Egypt.

Deuteronomy 24:7

If a man be found stealing any of his brethren of the children of Israel, and maketh merchandise of him, or selleth him; then that thief shall die; and thou shalt put evil away from among you.

Topics on Slaves

Groups Of Slaves

1;12;16

And he entreated Abram well for her sake: and he had sheep, and oxen, and he asses, and menservants, and maidservants, and she asses, and camels.

Making Slaves

46;9;27

But I keep under my body, and bring it into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway.

People Freeing Slaves

2;21;2

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

Slaves Of God

55;2;24

And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient,