“I am Yahweh, your God, who brought you out from the land of Egypt, from the house of slaves.
Is this not the fast I choose: to release the bonds of injustice, to untie the ropes of the yoke, and to let the oppressed go free, and tear every yoke to pieces?
and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” They replied to him, “We are descendants of Abraham and have not been enslaved to anyone at any time. How do you say, ‘You will become free’?” Jesus replied to them, “Truly, truly I say to you, that everyone who commits sin is a …
For the one who is called in the Lord while a slave is the Lord’s freedperson. Likewise the one who is called while free is a slave of Christ.
Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.
For freedom Christ has set us free. Stand firm, therefore, and do not be subject again to a yoke of slavery.
Live as free persons, and not using your freedom as a covering for evil, but as slaves of God.