Leviticus 25:42

“For they are my servants, which I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as bondmen.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Leviticus 25:42

For they are my seruants, which I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as bond men.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'For they are My servants whom I brought out from the land of Egypt; they are not to be sold {in} a slave sale.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as bondmen.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For they are my servants whom I took out from the land of Egypt; they may not become the property of another.
- Basic English Bible

For they are my bondmen, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as [men] sell bondmen.
- Darby Bible

For they are my servants, which I brought out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold as bond-men.
- Webster's Bible

For they are my servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt. They shall not be sold as slaves.
- World English Bible

`For they [are] My servants, whom I have brought out from the land of Egypt: they are not sold [with] the sale of a servant;
- Youngs Literal Bible

For they are My servants, whom I brought forth out of the land of Egypt; they shall not be sold as bondmen.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Leviticus 25:42

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 25:42


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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