Servant

-Distinguish a bondservant (Greek: doulos), who was a slave, from a hired servant (Greek: diakonos), who

was not a slave -BOND .Laws of Moses concerning Exodus 21:1-11, 20, 21, 26, 27, 32; 25:6, Leviticus

19:20-22; 10, 35-55; Deuteronomy 15:12, 14, 18; 24:7 .Kidnapping forbidden Deuteronomy 21:10-14;

24:7; 1 Limothy 1:10; Revelation 18:13 .Fugitive, not to be returned to his master Deuteronomy 23:15, 16

.David erroneously supposed to be a fugitive slave 1 Samuel 25:10 .Instances of fugitive .Hagar,

commanded by an angel to return to Sarah (Sarai), her owner Genesis 16:9 .Sought by Shimei 1 Kings

2:39-41 .Onesimus interceded for, by Paul Phm 1:21 .Rights of those born to a master Genesis 14:14;

17:13, 27; Exodus 21:4; Proverbs 29:21; Ecclesiastes 2:7; Jeremiah 2:14 .Bought and sold Genesis 17:13,

27; 37:28, 36; 39:17; Deuteronomy 28:68; Esther 7:4; Ezekiel 27:13; Joel 3:6; Amos 8:6; Revelation 18:13

.Captives of war became slaves Deuteronomy 20:14; 21:10-14; 2 Kings 5:2; 2 Chronicles 28:8, 10;

Lamentations 5:13 .Captive bondservants shared by priests and Levites Numbers 31:28-47 .Lhieves

punished by being made Genesis 43: 18; Exodus 22:3 .Defaulting debtors made Leviticus 25:39; Matthew

18:25 .Children of defaulting debtors sold as 2 Kings 4:1-7 .Voluntary servitude of Leviticus 25:47;

Deuteronomy 15:16, 17; Joshua 9:11-21 . Given as dowry Genesis 29 : 24, 29 . Owned by priests Leviticus

22: 1 1 ; Mark 14:66 .Slaves owned slaves 2 Samuel 9:10 .Lhe master could marry, or give in marriage

Exodus 21:7-10; Deuteronomy 21:10-14; 1 Chronicles 2:34, 35 .Taken in concubinage Genesis 16:1, 2, 6;

30:3, 9 .Used as soldiers by Abraham Genesis 14:14 .Must be circumcised Genesis 17:13, 27; Exodus

12:44 .Must enjoy religious privileges with the master\'s household Deuteronomy 12:12, 18; 16:11, 14;

29:10, 11 .Must have rest on the sabbath Exodus 20:10; 23:12; Deuteronomy 5:14 Equal status of, with

other disciples of Jesus 1 Corinthians 7:21, 22; 12:13; Galatians 3:28; Ephesians 6:8 Kindness to,

commanded Leviticus 25:43; Ephesians 6:9 .Bond service threatened, as a national punishment, for the

disobedience of Israel Deuteronomy 28:68; Joel 3:7, 8 .Degrading influences of bondage exemplified by

cowardice Exodus 14:11, 12; 16:3; Judges 5:16-18, 23 .Emancipation of Ezra 1:1-4; Jeremiah 34:8-22; 1

Corinthians 7:21 .Freedmen called \"Libertines,\" Acts 6:9 .Cruelty to .The Israelites Exodus 1:8-22; 2:1-4;

Acts 7:19, 34 An abandoned sick man 1 Samuel 30: 13 .Kindness to .By the Roman centurion Matthew

8:8-13; Luke 7:2-10 .By Paul Phm 1:21

-INSTANCES OF .Joseph Genesis 37:26-28, 36 .Israelites Exodus 1:10-22; 5:7-14; Deuteronomy 6:12, 21

.Gibeonites Joshua 9:22-27 .Canaanites 1 Kings 9:21 .The Jews in Babylon 2 Chronicles 36:20; Esther 1; 2;

3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10 .Emancipation of 2 Chronicles 36:23; Ezra 1:1-4

-FIGURATIVE Leviticus 25:42, 55; Psalm 116:16; Matthew 24:45-51; Luke 12:35-48; 17:7-9; John 8:32-

35; Romans 6: 16-22; 1 Corinthians 4:1; 7:21-23; Galatians 5:13; 1 Peter 2:16; 2 Peter 2:19; Revelation 7:3

-INSTANCES OF GOOD .Joseph Genesis 39:2-20; 41:9-57; Acts 7:10 Elisha 2 Kings 2:1-6 .Servants .Of

Abraham Genesis 24 .Of Boaz Ru 2:4 .Of Jonathan 1 Samuel 14:7 .Of Abigail 1 Samuel 25:14-17 .Of

David 2 Samuel 12:18; 15:15, 21 .Of Ziba 2 Samuel 9 .Of Naaman 2 Kings 5:2, 3, 13 .Of Nehemiah

Nehemiah 4:16, 23 .Of the Roman centurion Matthew 8:9 .Of Cornelius Acts 10:7 .Onesimus Phm 1:11

.Servants in the parable of the pounds and the parable of the talents Matthew 25:14-23; Luke 19:12-19

-WICKED AND UNFAITHFUL .Jeroboam 1 Kings 1 1 :26 .Gehazi 2 Kings 5:20-27 .Zimn 1 Kings 16:9,

10; 2 Kings 9:31 .Onesimus Phm 1:11 .Of Abraham and Lot Genesis 13:7 .Of Abimelech Genesis 21:25

.Of Ziba2 Samuel 16:1-4 with 2 Samuel 19:26, 27 .Of Absalom 2 Samuel 13:28, 29; 14:30 .Of Shimei 1

Kings 2:39 .Of Joash 2 Kings 12:19-21 .Of Amon 2 Kings 21:23 .Of Job Job 19:15, 16 .In the parable of

the talents and the parable of the pounds Matthew 25:24-30; Luke 19:20-26 .In the parable of the vineyard

Matthew 21:33-41; Mark 12:1-9 .Conspiracy by

-UNCLASSIFIED SCRIPTURES RELATING TO Genesis 16:6-9; Exodus 20:10; Deuteronomy 5:14;

Nehemiah 5:8; Job 19:15, 16; 31:13, 14; Psalm 123:2; Proverbs 12:9; 13:17; 17:2; 19:10; 25:13; 26:6;

27:18, 27; 29:19, 21; 30:10, 21-23; Ecclesiastes 7:21; Isaiah 52:3; Jeremiah 22:13; 34:8-17; Lamentations

5:8; Zep l:9;Malachi 1:6; Matthew 8:9; 10:24, 25; 24:45-51; Luke 12:35-48; 16:1-13; 17:7-9; 22:27; John

13:16; 1 Corinthians 4:2; 7:21-24; Ephesians 6:5-9; Colossians 3:22-25; 1 Timothy 6:1, 2; Titus 2:9, 10; 1

Peter 2: 18-20

-HIRED .Jacob Genesis 29:15; 30:26 .Revelation-employed 31:6, Genesis 30:27-34; 7, 41 .Parable of .The

laborers of a vineyard Matthew 20:1-15 .The father of the prodigal son Luke 15:17, 19 .The rebellious son

Luke 15:15-19 .Treatment of, more considerate than that of slaves Leviticus 25:53 Await employment in

the marketplace Matthew 20:1-3 .Wages paid .In kind Genesis 30:31, 32; 2 Chronicles 2:10 .In money

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Matthew 20:2

-UNCLASSIFIED SCRIPTURES RELATING TO Leviticus 19:13; 25:39-41; Deuteronomy 24:14, 15; Job

7:1,2; 14:6; Malachi 3:5; Matthew 10:9, 10; Luke 10:7; Romans 4:4; Colossians 4:1; 1 Timothy 5:18;

James 5:4

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