'Enslave' in the Bible
The men were terrified as they were being taken to Joseph's palace. "It's because of that money that was returned to our sacks the first time we were brought to him," they reasoned. "He's seeking an excuse to attack us, enslave us, and confiscate our donkeys!"
You may give them as inheritance to your children after you to possess as property. You may enslave them perpetually. However, as for your brothers the Israelites, no man may rule over his brother harshly.
And now you are planning to enslave the people of Judah and Jerusalem. Yet are you not also guilty before the Lord your God?
For many nations and great kings will enslave them, and I will repay them according to their deeds and the work of their hands.' "
All nations will serve him, his son, and his grandson until the time for his own land comes, and then many nations and great kings will enslave him.
"On that day"-[this is] the declaration of the Lord of Hosts-"I will break his yoke from your neck and snap your fetters so strangers will never again enslave him.
so each man would free his male and female Hebrew slaves and no one enslave his Judean brother.
All the officials and people who entered into covenant to free their male and female slaves-in order not to enslave them any longer-obeyed and freed them.
The trees of the field will give their fruit, and the land will yield its produce; My flock will be secure in their land. They will know that I am the Lord when I break the bars of their yoke and rescue them from the hands of those who enslave them.
God spoke in this way: His descendants would be strangers in a foreign country, and they would enslave and oppress them for 400 years.
[This issue arose] because of false brothers smuggled in, who came in secretly to spy on our freedom that we have in Christ Jesus, in order to enslave us.
- Babylonian-enslaved (1 instance in 1 translation)
- Enslaved (25 instances in 11 translations)
- Enslavement (2 instances in 1 translation)
- Enslaves (4 instances in 6 translations)
- Enslave (11 instances)