Leviticus 25:53
Good News Translation
as if they had been hired on an annual basis. Their master must not treat them harshly.

Contemporary English Version
And even while you are the slaves of foreigners in your own country, your people must make sure that you are not mistreated.

Douay-Rheims Bible
His wages being allowed for which he served before: he shall not afflict him violently in thy sight.

New American Bible
The tenant alien shall treat those who sold themselves as laborers hired on an annual basis, and the alien shall not lord it over them harshly before your very eyes.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

His wages being allowed for which he served before: he shall not afflict him violently in thy sight.

Leviticus 25:43 Afflict him not by might: but fear thy God.

Context
Redemption of Servants
52If few, he shall make the reckoning with him according to the number of the years: and shall repay to the buyer of what remaineth of the years. 53His wages being allowed for which he served before: he shall not afflict him violently in thy sight.54And if by these means he cannot be redeemed, in the year of the jubilee he shall go out with his children.…
Cross References
Exodus 1:13
And the Egyptians hated the children of Israel, and afflicted them and mocked them:

Leviticus 25:43
Afflict him not by might: but fear thy God.

Leviticus 25:52
If few, he shall make the reckoning with him according to the number of the years: and shall repay to the buyer of what remaineth of the years.

Additional Translations
Like a man hired from year to year, he will stay with him, but a foreign owner must not rule over him harshly in your sight.And as a yearly hired servant shall he be with him: and the other shall not rule with rigor over him in your sight.

As a servant hired year by year shall he be with him: he shall not rule with rigor over him in thy sight.

as a hireling; he shall be with him from year to year; thou shalt not oppress him with labour before thee.

As a hired servant shall he be with him year by year; [his master] shall not rule with rigour over him before thine eyes.

As a servant hired year by year shall he be with him: he shall not rule with rigour over him in thy sight.

And as a yearly hired servant shall he be with him: and the other shall not rule with rigor over him in thy sight.

As a servant hired year by year shall he be with him: he shall not rule with harshness over him in your sight.

as an hireling, year by year, he is with him, and he doth not rule him with rigour before thine eyes.
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