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32 Bible Verses about Slaves

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Exodus 21:32

If the bull gores a male servant or a female servant, thirty shekels of silver shall be given to their master, and the ox shall be stoned.

Job 31:13

"If I have despised the cause of my male servant or of my female servant, when they contended with me;

Titus 2:9

Exhort servants to be in subjection to their own masters, and to be well-pleasing in all things; not contradicting;

1 Timothy 6:1

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

John 13:16

Most certainly I tell you, a servant is not greater than his lord, neither one who is sent greater than he who sent him.

John 15:20

Remember the word that I said to you: 'A servant is not greater than his lord.' If they persecuted me, they will also persecute you. If they kept my word, they will keep yours also.

Matthew 10:25

It is enough for the disciple that he be like his teacher, and the servant like his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more those of his household!

Luke 17:7-8

But who is there among you, having a servant plowing or keeping sheep, that will say, when he comes in from the field, 'Come immediately and sit down at the table,' and will not rather tell him, 'Prepare my supper, clothe yourself properly, and serve me, while I eat and drink. Afterward you shall eat and drink'?

Matthew 20:27

Whoever desires to be first among you shall be your bondservant,

Mark 10:44

Whoever of you wants to become first among you, shall be bondservant of all.

Proverbs 30:10

"Don't slander a servant to his master, lest he curse you, and you be held guilty.

Leviticus 22:11

But if a priest buys a slave, purchased by his money, he shall eat of it; and such as are born in his house, they shall eat of his bread.

Lamentations 5:8

Servants rule over us: There is none to deliver us out of their hand.

Job 7:2

As a servant who earnestly desires the shadow, as a hireling who looks for his wages,

Proverbs 30:22

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

Ecclesiastes 10:7

I have seen servants on horses, and princes walking like servants on the earth.

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.

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Genesis 37:36

The Midianites sold him into Egypt to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, the captain of the guard.

Genesis 37:28

Midianites who were merchants passed by, and they drew and lifted up Joseph out of the pit, and sold Joseph to the Ishmaelites for twenty pieces of silver. They brought Joseph into Egypt.

Deuteronomy 24:7

If a man be found stealing any of his brothers of the children of Israel, and he deal with him as a slave, or sell him; then that thief shall die: so you shall put away the evil from the midst of you.

Topics on Slaves

Groups Of Slaves

1;12;16

He dealt well with Abram for her sake. He had sheep, cattle, male donkeys, male servants, female servants, female donkeys, and camels.

Making Slaves

46;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.

People Freeing Slaves

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.

Slaves Of God

55;2;24

The Lord's servant must not quarrel, but be gentle towards all, able to teach, patient,