5 vBondservants,1 obey your earthly masters2 with fear and trembling, wwith a sincere heart, xas you would Christ, 6 not by the way of eye-service, as ypeople-pleasers, but as bondservants of Christ, doing the will of God from the heart, 7 rendering service with a good will as to the Lord and not to man, 8 zknowing that whatever good anyone does, this he will receive back from the Lord, awhether he is a bondservant3 or is free.
See 1 Pet. 2:18
Or your masters according to the flesh
See Gal. 1:10
See Ps. 62:12
Or slave (for the contextual rendering of the Greek word doulos, see Preface)