New Living Translation
Slaves must always obey their masters and do their best to please them. They must not talk back
King James Bible
Exhort servants to be obedient unto their own masters, and to please them well in all things; not answering again;
Darby Bible Translation
bondmen to be subject to their own masters, to make themselves acceptable in everything; not gainsaying;
World English Bible
Exhort servants to be in subjection to their own masters, and to be well-pleasing in all things; not contradicting;
Young's Literal Translation
Servants -- to their own masters are to be subject, in all things to be well-pleasing, not gainsaying,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:9 Please them in all things - Wherein it can be done without sin. Not answering again - Though blamed unjustly. This honest servants are most apt to do. Not stealing - Not taking or giving any thing without their master's leave: this fair - spoken servants are apt to do.
Salvation is the song that was to be sung by the redeemed in that day. "Behold now is the day." Our salvation has come. "Glory to God in the highest, and on earth, peace, good will toward men." Salvation means deliverance. A prophecy concerning the Christ--our salvation--says: "He hath sent me to bind up the broken-hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound." Isa. 61:1. Christ our Savior came to deliver us from the prison-house of sin. In the …
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Slaves, obey your earthly masters with deep respect and fear. Serve them sincerely as you would serve Christ.
1 Timothy 6:1
All slaves should show full respect for their masters so they will not bring shame on the name of God and his teaching.
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