Inter-ethnic relations
The relationships of people of different races in the same community.
Key passages
Ge 34:9–10

Make marriages with us. Give us your daughters and take our daughters for yourselves. You shall dwell with us and the land shall be before you; settle and trade in it, and acquire property in it.”

Es 3:8–15

And Haman said to King Ahasuerus, “There is a certain people scattered and separated among the peoples in all of the provinces of your kingdom; their laws are different from every other people, and they do not observe the laws of the king; it is not appropriate for the king to tolerate them. …

Job 19:15

The sojourners in my house and my slave women count me as a stranger; I have become a foreigner in their eyes.

Gk Es 13:3–7

But after inquiring of my advisors how this should be brought to conclusion, Haman—who excels among us in sound judgment, and is distinguished by his unchanging goodwill and steadfast faithfulness, and has obtained the second post of honor in the kingdom— pointed out to us that a certain hostile …

Gk Es 14:7–10

because we glorified their gods. You are righteous, O Lord! And now they are not satisfied with our bitter slavery, but they have placed their hands to remove the decree of your mouth and to destroy your inheritance and to stop the mouths of those praising you and to quench your altar and …