Does the Bible Support Slavery?

Poster advertising a slave auction

Continuing with our discussion from yesterday about which parts of the Law are universal and which are culturally specific, I have a post from another blog I’d like to share with you. When I read it, it was a very healthy reminder to me that we must approach this question, and the Bible in general, with a healthy dose of humility, acknowledging our biases and our shortcomings both as individuals and as a church. It is satire, and thus, some may find it offensive, so be warned. But here it is: a Biblical defense of slavery.

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