Ephesians 6:5-9 ESV

Slaves and Masters

5 1Slaves,a obey your earthly mastersb with fear and trembling, 2with a sincere heart, 3as you would Christ,

References for Ephesians 6:5

    • t 6:5 - Or servants; Greek bondservants; similarly verse 8
    • u 6:5 - Or your masters according to the flesh
      6 not by the way of eye-service, as 4people-pleasers, but as servantsc of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart,

      References for Ephesians 6:6

        • v 6:6 - Or slaves; Greek bondservants
          7 rendering service with a good will as to the Lord and not to man,
          8 5knowing that whatever good anyone does, this he will receive back from the Lord, 6whether he is a slave or free.

          References for Ephesians 6:8

          9 Masters, do the same to them, 7and stop your threatening, knowing that 8he who is both their Masterd and yours is in heaven, and that 9there is no partiality with him.

          References for Ephesians 6:9

            • w 6:9 - Greek Lord