Deuteronomy 15:12-15 NIV

Freeing Servants

15:12-18pp -- Ex 21:2-6 15:12-18Ref -- Lev 25:38-55

12 If a fellow Hebrew, a man or a woman, sells himself to you and serves you six years, in the seventh year you must let him go free.1

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13 And when you release him, do not send him away empty-handed.
14 Supply him liberally from your flock, your threshing floor2 and your winepress. Give to him as the LORD your God has blessed you.

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15 Remember that you were slaves3 in Egypt and the LORD your God redeemed you.4 That is why I give you this command today.

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