Exodus -21 If a slave is gored by a bull, it is the master, not the slave, who is to be compensated (Exodus ).
Time and time again the Old Testament confirms that slaves are property and their lives are of little consequence.
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It will also contain information on if the person was divorced and details about the divorce case. Neither God, nor Satan, nor the story's narrator finds it at all odd that people should be killed just to prove a point: they are only Job's property and their destruction is naturally bracketed with the loss of his livestock and vineyards.Men are at liberty to sell their own daughters (Exodus 21:7). It is acceptable to beat slaves, since they are property a master who beats his slave to death is not to be punished as long as the slave stays alive for a day or two, as the loss of the master's property is punishment enough: And if a man smite his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he die under his hand; he shall be surely punished.Notwithstanding, if he continue a day or two, he shall not be punished: for he is his money.
For many centuries slavery was perfectly acceptable to Christians.
Christians had no doubt that it was divinely sanctioned, and they used a number of Old and New Testament quotations to prove their case.