Leviticus 25:40

But as an hired servant, and as a sojourner, he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year of jubile:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Leviticus 25:40

But as an hired seruant, and as a soiourner he shall be with thee, and shall serue thee vnto the yere of Iubile.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'He shall be with you as a hired man, as if he were a sojourner; he shall serve with you until the year of jubilee.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As a hired servant, and as a sojourner, he shall be with thee; he shall serve with thee unto the year of jubilee:
- American Standard Version (1901)

But let him be with you as a servant working for payment, till the year of Jubilee;
- Basic English Bible

as a hired servant, as a sojourner, shall he be with thee; until the year of jubilee shall he serve thee.
- Darby Bible

But as a hired servant, and as a sojourner he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee to the year of jubilee.
- Webster's Bible

As a hired servant, and as a temporary resident, he shall be with you; he shall serve with you until the Year of Jubilee:
- World English Bible

as an hireling, as a settler, he is with thee, till the year of the jubilee he doth serve with thee, --
- Youngs Literal Bible

As a hired servant, and as a settler, he shall be with thee; he shall serve with thee unto the year of jubilee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Leviticus 25:40

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 25:40


25:39 As a bond - man - Neither for the time, for ever, nor for the manner, with the hardest and vilest kinds of service, rigorously and severely exacted.

25:41 Then shall he depart - Thou shalt not suffer him or his to abide longer in thy service, as thou mightest do in the year of release, #Exo 21:2|,6.

25:42 They are my servants - They, no less than you, are members of my church and people; such as I have chosen out of all the world to serve me here, and to enjoy me hereafter, and therefore are not to be oppressed, neither are you absolute lords over them to deal with them as you please.


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