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“If you buy a Hebrew servant, he shall serve six years; and in the seventh he shall go out free and pay nothing.

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“If he comes in by himself, he shall go out by himself; if he comes in married, then his wife shall go out with him.

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“If his master has given him a wife, and she has borne him sons or daughters, the wife and her children shall be her master’s, and he shall go out by himself.

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“But if the servant plainly says, ‘I love my master, my wife, and my children; I will not go out free,’

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“then his master shall bring him to the judges. He shall also bring him to the door, or to the doorpost, and his master shall pierce his ear with an awl; and he shall serve him forever.

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“And if a man sells his daughter to be a female slave, she shall not go out as the male slaves do.

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“If she does not please her master, who has betrothed her to himself, then he shall let her be redeemed. He shall have no right to sell her to a foreign people, since he has dealt deceitfully with her.

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“if he rises again and walks about outside with his staff, then he who struck him shall be acquitted. He shall only pay for the loss of his time, and shall provide for him to be thoroughly healed.

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“If the ox gores a male or female servant, he shall give to their master thirty shekels of silver, and the ox shall be stoned.

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“If one man’s ox hurts another’s, so that it dies, then they shall sell the live ox and divide the money from it; and the dead ox they shall also divide.

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“Or if it was known that the ox tended to thrust in time past, and its owner has not kept it confined, he shall surely pay ox for ox, and the dead animal shall be his own.
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