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Luke 19:22

"He said to him, 'Out of your own mouth will I judge you, you wicked servant! You knew that I am an exacting man, taking up that which I didn't lay down, and reaping that which I didn't sow.

Luke 20:10

At the proper season, he sent a servant to the farmers to collect his share of the fruit of the vineyard. But the farmers beat him, and sent him away empty.

Luke 20:11

He sent yet another servant, and they also beat him, and treated him shamefully, and sent him away empty.

Luke 22:50

A certain one of them struck the servant of the high priest, and cut off his right ear.

Luke 22:56

A certain servant girl saw him as he sat in the light, and looking intently at him, said, "This man also was with him."

Malachi 1:6

"A son honors his father, and a servant his master. If I am a father, then where is my honor? And if I am a master, where is the respect due me? Says the LORD of Armies to you, priests, who despise my name. You say, 'How have we despised your name?'

Malachi 4:4

"Remember the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded to him in Horeb for all Israel, even statutes and ordinances.

Mark 1:20

Immediately he called them, and they left their father, Zebedee, in the boat with the hired servants, and went after him.

Mark 9:35

He sat down, and called the twelve; and he said to them, "If any man wants to be first, he shall be last of all, and servant of all."

Mark 10:43

But it shall not be so among you, but whoever wants to become great among you shall be your servant.

Mark 10:44

Whoever of you wants to become first among you, shall be bondservant of all.

Mark 12:2

When it was time, he sent a servant to the farmer to get from the farmer his share of the fruit of the vineyard.

Mark 12:4

Again, he sent another servant to them; and they threw stones at him, wounded him in the head, and sent him away shamefully treated.

Mark 13:34

"It is like a man, traveling to another country, having left his house, and given authority to his servants, and to each one his work, and also commanded the doorkeeper to keep watch.

Mark 14:47

But a certain one of those who stood by drew his sword, and struck the servant of the high priest, and cut off his ear.

Matthew 8:6

and saying, "Lord, my servant lies in the house paralyzed, grievously tormented."

Matthew 8:8

The centurion answered, "Lord, I'm not worthy for you to come under my roof. Just say the word, and my servant will be healed.

Matthew 8:9

For I am also a man under authority, having under myself soldiers. I tell this one, 'Go,' and he goes; and tell another, 'Come,' and he comes; and tell my servant, 'Do this,' and he does it."

Matthew 8:13

Jesus said to the centurion, "Go your way. Let it be done for you as you have believed." His servant was healed in that hour.

Matthew 10:24

"A disciple is not above his teacher, nor a servant above his lord.

Matthew 10:25

It is enough for the disciple that he be like his teacher, and the servant like his lord. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more those of his household!

Matthew 12:18

"Behold, my servant whom I have chosen; my beloved in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my Spirit on him. He will proclaim justice to the nations.

Matthew 13:27

The servants of the householder came and said to him, 'Sir, didn't you sow good seed in your field? Where did this darnel come from?'

Matthew 13:28

"He said to them, 'An enemy has done this.' "The servants asked him, 'Do you want us to go and gather them up?'

Matthew 14:2

and said to his servants, "This is John the Baptizer. He is risen from the dead. That is why these powers work in him."

Matthew 18:23

Therefore the Kingdom of Heaven is like a certain king, who wanted to reconcile accounts with his servants.

Matthew 18:26

The servant therefore fell down and kneeled before him, saying, 'Lord, have patience with me, and I will repay you all!'

Matthew 18:27

The lord of that servant, being moved with compassion, released him, and forgave him the debt.

Matthew 18:28

"But that servant went out, and found one of his fellow servants, who owed him one hundred denarii, and he grabbed him, and took him by the throat, saying, 'Pay me what you owe!'

Matthew 18:29

"So his fellow servant fell down at his feet and begged him, saying, 'Have patience with me, and I will repay you!'

Matthew 18:31

So when his fellow servants saw what was done, they were exceedingly sorry, and came and told to their lord all that was done.

Matthew 18:32

Then his lord called him in, and said to him, 'You wicked servant! I forgave you all that debt, because you begged me.

Matthew 18:33

Shouldn't you also have had mercy on your fellow servant, even as I had mercy on you?'

Matthew 20:26

It shall not be so among you, but whoever desires to become great among you shall be your servant.

Matthew 20:27

Whoever desires to be first among you shall be your bondservant,

Matthew 21:34

When the season for the fruit drew near, he sent his servants to the farmers, to receive his fruit.

Matthew 21:35

The farmers took his servants, beat one, killed another, and stoned another.

Matthew 21:36

Again, he sent other servants more than the first: and they treated them the same way.

Matthew 22:3

and sent out his servants to call those who were invited to the marriage feast, but they would not come.

Matthew 22:4

Again he sent out other servants, saying, 'Tell those who are invited, "Behold, I have prepared my dinner. My cattle and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready. Come to the marriage feast!"'

Matthew 22:6

and the rest grabbed his servants, and treated them shamefully, and killed them.

Matthew 22:8

"Then he said to his servants, 'The wedding is ready, but those who were invited weren't worthy.

Matthew 22:10

Those servants went out into the highways, and gathered together as many as they found, both bad and good. The wedding was filled with guests.

Matthew 22:13

Then the king said to the servants, 'Bind him hand and foot, take him away, and throw him into the outer darkness; there is where the weeping and grinding of teeth will be.'

Matthew 23:11

But he who is greatest among you will be your servant.

Matthew 24:45

"Who then is the faithful and wise servant, whom his lord has set over his household, to give them their food in due season?

Matthew 24:46

Blessed is that servant whom his lord finds doing so when he comes.

Matthew 24:48

But if that evil servant should say in his heart, 'My lord is delaying his coming,'

Matthew 24:49

and begins to beat his fellow servants, and eat and drink with the drunkards,

Matthew 24:50

the lord of that servant will come in a day when he doesn't expect it, and in an hour when he doesn't know it,

Matthew 25:14

"For it is like a man, going into another country, who called his own servants, and entrusted his goods to them.

Matthew 25:19

"Now after a long time the lord of those servants came, and reconciled accounts with them.

Matthew 25:21

"His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a few things, I will set you over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.'

Matthew 25:23

"His lord said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a few things, I will set you over many things. Enter into the joy of your lord.'

Matthew 25:26

"But his lord answered him, 'You wicked and slothful servant. You knew that I reap where I didn't sow, and gather where I didn't scatter.

Matthew 25:30

Throw out the unprofitable servant into the outer darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.'

Matthew 26:51

Behold, one of those who were with Jesus stretched out his hand, and drew his sword, and struck the servant of the high priest, and struck off his ear.

Nehemiah 1:6

Let your ear now be attentive, and your eyes open, that you may listen to the prayer of your servant, which I pray before you at this time, day and night, for the children of Israel your servants while I confess the sins of the children of Israel, which we have sinned against you. Yes, I and my father's house have sinned.

Nehemiah 1:7

We have dealt very corruptly against you, and have not kept the commandments, nor the statutes, nor the ordinances, which you commanded your servant Moses.

Nehemiah 1:8

"Remember, I beg you, the word that you commanded your servant Moses, saying, 'If you trespass, I will scatter you abroad among the peoples;

Nehemiah 1:10

"Now these are your servants and your people, whom you have redeemed by your great power, and by your strong hand.

Nehemiah 1:11

Lord, I beg you, let your ear be attentive now to the prayer of your servant, and to the prayer of your servants, who delight to fear your name; and please prosper your servant this day, and grant him mercy in the sight of this man." Now I was cup bearer to the king.

Nehemiah 2:5

I said to the king, "If it pleases the king, and if your servant has found favor in your sight, that you would send me to Judah, to the city of my fathers' tombs, that I may build it."

Nehemiah 2:10

When Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, heard of it, it grieved them exceedingly, because a man had come to seek the welfare of the children of Israel.

Nehemiah 2:19

But when Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem the Arabian, heard it, they ridiculed us, and despised us, and said, "What is this thing that you are doing? Will you rebel against the king?"

Nehemiah 2:20

Then answered I them, and said to them, "The God of heaven will prosper us. Therefore we, his servants, will arise and build; but you have no portion, nor right, nor memorial, in Jerusalem."

Nehemiah 4:16

It happened from that time forth, that half of my servants worked in the work, and half of them held the spears, the shields, and the bows, and the coats of mail; and the rulers were behind all the house of Judah.

Nehemiah 4:22

Likewise at the same time said I to the people, "Let everyone with his servant lodge within Jerusalem, that in the night they may be a guard to us, and may labor in the day."

Nehemiah 4:23

So neither I, nor my brothers, nor my servants, nor the men of the guard who followed me, none of us took off our clothes. Everyone took his weapon to the water.

Nehemiah 5:5

Yet now our flesh is as the flesh of our brothers, our children as their children. Behold, we bring into bondage our sons and our daughters to be servants, and some of our daughters have been brought into bondage. Neither is it in our power to help it; for other men have our fields and our vineyards."

Nehemiah 5:10

I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. Please let us stop this usury.

Nehemiah 5:15

But the former governors who were before me were supported by the people, and took bread and wine from them, besides forty shekels of silver; yes, even their servants ruled over the people: but I didn't do so, because of the fear of God.

Nehemiah 5:16

Yes, also I continued in the work of this wall, neither bought we any land: and all my servants were gathered there to the work.

Nehemiah 6:5

Then Sanballat sent his servant to me the same way the fifth time with an open letter in his hand,

Nehemiah 7:57

The children of Solomon's servants: the children of Sotai, the children of Sophereth, the children of Perida,

Nehemiah 7:60

All the Nethinim, and the children of Solomon's servants, were three hundred ninety-two.

Nehemiah 7:67

besides their male servants and their female servants, of whom there were seven thousand three hundred thirty-seven: and they had two hundred forty-five singing men and singing women.

Nehemiah 9:10

and showed signs and wonders against Pharaoh, and against all his servants, and against all the people of his land; for you knew that they dealt proudly against them, and made a name for yourself, as it is this day.

Nehemiah 9:14

and made known to them your holy Sabbath, and commanded them commandments, and statutes, and a law, by Moses your servant,

Nehemiah 9:36

"Behold, we are servants this day, and as for the land that you gave to our fathers to eat its fruit and its good, behold, we are servants in it.

Nehemiah 10:29

they joined with their brothers, their nobles, and entered into a curse, and into an oath, to walk in God's law, which was given by Moses the servant of God, and to observe and do all the commandments of the LORD our Lord, and his ordinances and his statutes;

Nehemiah 11:3

Now these are the chiefs of the province who lived in Jerusalem: but in the cities of Judah lived everyone in his possession in their cities, [to wit], Israel, the priests, and the Levites, and the Nethinim, and the children of Solomon's servants.

Nehemiah 13:19

It came to pass that, when the gates of Jerusalem began to be dark before the Sabbath, I commanded that the doors should be shut, and commanded that they should not be opened until after the Sabbath. I set some of my servants over the gates, that no burden should be brought in on the Sabbath day.

Numbers 11:11

Moses said to the LORD, "Why have you treated with your servant so badly? Why haven't I found favor in your sight, that you lay the burden of all this people on me?

Numbers 11:28

Joshua the son of Nun, the servant of Moses, one of his chosen men, answered, "My lord Moses, forbid them!"

Numbers 12:7

My servant Moses is not so. He is faithful in all my house.

Numbers 12:8

With him I will speak mouth to mouth, even plainly, and not in riddles; and he shall see the LORD's form. Why then were you not afraid to speak against my servant, against Moses?"

Numbers 14:24

but my servant Caleb, because he had another spirit with him, and has followed me fully, him will I bring into the land into which he went; and his seed shall possess it.

Numbers 22:18

Balaam answered the servants of Balak, "If Balak would give me his house full of silver and gold, I can't go beyond the word of the LORD my God, to do less or more.

Numbers 22:22

God's anger was kindled because he went; and the angel of the LORD placed himself in the way for an adversary against him. Now he was riding on his donkey, and his two servants were with him.

Numbers 31:49

and they said to Moses, "Your servants have taken the sum of the men of war who are under our command, and there lacks not one man of us.

Numbers 32:4

the land which the LORD struck before the congregation of Israel, is a land for livestock; and your servants have livestock."

Numbers 32:5

They said, "If we have found favor in your sight, let this land be given to your servants for a possession; don't bring us over the Jordan."

Numbers 32:25

The children of Gad and the children of Reuben spoke to Moses, saying, "Your servants will do as my lord commands.

Numbers 32:27

but your servants will pass over, every man who is armed for war, before the LORD to battle, as my lord says."

Numbers 32:31

The children of Gad and the children of Reuben answered, saying, "As the LORD has said to your servants, so will we do.

Philippians 1:1

Paul and Timothy, servants of Jesus Christ; To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the overseers and servants:

Philippians 2:7

but emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being made in the likeness of men.

Philippians 2:25

But I counted it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, fellow worker, fellow soldier, and your apostle and servant of my need;

Proverbs 11:29

He who troubles his own house shall inherit the wind. The foolish shall be servant to the wise of heart.

Proverbs 12:9

Better is he who is lightly esteemed, and has a servant, than he who honors himself, and lacks bread.

Proverbs 14:35

The king's favor is toward a servant who deals wisely, but his wrath is toward one who causes shame.

Proverbs 17:2

A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who causes shame, and shall have a part in the inheritance among the brothers.

Proverbs 19:10

Delicate living is not appropriate for a fool, much less for a servant to have rule over princes.

Proverbs 22:7

The rich rule over the poor. The borrower is servant to the lender.

Proverbs 27:27

There will be plenty of goats' milk for your food, for your family's food, and for the nourishment of your servant girls.

Proverbs 29:19

A servant can't be corrected by words. Though he understands, yet he will not respond.

Proverbs 29:21

He who pampers his servant from youth will have him become a son in the end.

Proverbs 30:10

"Don't slander a servant to his master, lest he curse you, and you be held guilty.

Proverbs 30:22

For a servant when he is king; a fool when he is filled with food;

Proverbs 31:15

She rises also while it is yet night, gives food to her household, and portions for her servant girls.

Psalms 17:15

As for me, I shall see your face in righteousness. I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with seeing your form. For the Chief Musician. By David the servant of the LORD, who spoke to the LORD the words of this song in the day that the LORD delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul. He said,

Psalms 19:11

Moreover by them is your servant warned. In keeping them there is great reward.

Psalms 19:13

Keep back your servant also from presumptuous sins. Let them not have dominion over me. Then I will be upright. I will be blameless and innocent of great transgression.

Psalms 27:9

Don't hide your face from me. Don't put your servant away in anger. You have been my help. Don't abandon me, neither forsake me, God of my salvation.

Psalms 31:16

Make your face to shine on your servant. Save me in your loving kindness.

Psalms 34:22

the LORD redeems the soul of his servants. None of those who take refuge in him shall be condemned. By David.

Psalms 35:27

Let them shout for joy and be glad, who favor my righteous cause. Yes, let them say continually, "the LORD be magnified, who has pleasure in the prosperity of his servant!"

Psalms 35:28

My tongue shall talk about your righteousness and about your praise all day long. For the Chief Musician. By David, the servant of the LORD.

Psalms 69:17

Don't hide your face from your servant, for I am in distress. Answer me speedily!

Psalms 69:36

The children also of his servants shall inherit it. Those who love his name shall dwell therein. For the Chief Musician. By David. A reminder.

Psalms 78:70

He also chose David his servant, and took him from the sheepfolds;

Psalms 79:2

They have given the dead bodies of your servants to be food for the birds of the sky, the flesh of your saints to the animals of the earth.

Psalms 79:10

Why should the nations say, "Where is their God?" Let it be known among the nations, before our eyes, that vengeance for your servants' blood is being poured out.

Psalms 86:2

Preserve my soul, for I am godly. You, my God, save your servant who trusts in you.

Psalms 86:4

Bring joy to the soul of your servant, for to you, Lord, do I lift up my soul.

Psalms 86:16

Turn to me, and have mercy on me! Give your strength to your servant. Save the son of your handmaid.

Psalms 89:3

"I have made a covenant with my chosen one, I have sworn to David, my servant,

Psalms 89:20

I have found David, my servant. I have anointed him with my holy oil,

Psalms 89:39

You have renounced the covenant of your servant. You have defiled his crown in the dust.

Psalms 89:50

Remember, Lord, the reproach of your servants, how I bear in my heart the taunts of all the mighty peoples,

Psalms 90:13

Relent, the LORD! How long? Have compassion on your servants!

Psalms 90:16

Let your work appear to your servants; your glory to their children.

Psalms 102:14

For your servants take pleasure in her stones, and have pity on her dust.

Psalms 102:28

The children of your servants will continue. Their seed will be established before you." By David.

Psalms 103:21

Praise the LORD, all you armies of his, you servants of his, who do his pleasure.

Psalms 104:4

He makes his messengers winds; his servants flames of fire.

Psalms 105:6

you seed of Abraham, his servant, you children of Jacob, his chosen ones.

Psalms 105:25

He turned their heart to hate his people, to conspire against his servants.

Psalms 105:26

He sent Moses, his servant, and Aaron, whom he had chosen.

Psalms 105:42

For he remembered his holy word, and Abraham, his servant.

Psalms 109:28

They may curse, but you bless. When they arise, they will be shamed, but your servant shall rejoice.

Psalms 113:1

Praise Yah! Praise, you servants of the LORD, praise the name of the LORD.

Psalms 116:16

the LORD, truly I am your servant. I am your servant, the son of your handmaid. You have freed me from my chains.

Psalms 119:17

Do good to your servant. I will live and I will obey your word.

Psalms 119:23

Though princes sit and slander me, your servant will meditate on your statutes.

Psalms 119:38

Fulfill your promise to your servant, that you may be feared.

Psalms 119:49

Remember your word to your servant, because you gave me hope.

Psalms 119:65

Do good to your servant, according to your word, the LORD.

Psalms 119:76

Please let your loving kindness be for my comfort, according to your word to your servant.

Psalms 119:84

How many are the days of your servant? When will you execute judgment on those who persecute me?

Psalms 119:122

Ensure your servant's well-being. Don't let the proud oppress me.

Psalms 119:124

Deal with your servant according to your loving kindness. Teach me your statutes.

Psalms 119:125

I am your servant. Give me understanding, that I may know your testimonies.

Psalms 119:135

Make your face shine on your servant. Teach me your statutes.

Psalms 119:140

Your promises have been thoroughly tested, and your servant loves them.

Psalms 119:176

I have gone astray like a lost sheep. Seek your servant, for I don't forget your commandments. A Song of Ascents.

Psalms 123:2

Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master, as the eyes of a maid to the hand of her mistress; so our eyes look to the LORD, our God, until he has mercy on us.

Psalms 132:10

For your servant David's sake, don't turn away the face of your anointed one.

Psalms 134:1

Look! Praise the LORD, all you servants of the LORD, who stand by night in the LORD's house!

Psalms 135:1

Praise Yah! Praise the name of the LORD! Praise him, you servants of the LORD,

Psalms 135:9

Who sent signs and wonders into the midst of you, Egypt, on Pharaoh, and on all his servants;

Psalms 135:14

For the LORD will judge his people, and have compassion on his servants.

Psalms 136:22

Even a heritage to Israel his servant; for his loving kindness endures forever:

Psalms 143:2

Don't enter into judgment with your servant, for in your sight no man living is righteous.

Psalms 143:12

In your loving kindness, cut off my enemies, and destroy all those who afflict my soul, For I am your servant. By David.

Psalms 144:10

You are he who gives salvation to kings, who rescues David, his servant, from the deadly sword.

Revelation 1:1

This is the Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show to his servants the things which must happen soon, which he sent and made known by his angel to his servant, John,

Revelation 2:20

But I have this against you, that you tolerate your woman, Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess. She teaches and seduces my servants to commit sexual immorality, and to eat things sacrificed to idols.

Revelation 6:11

A long white robe was given to each of them. They were told that they should rest yet for a while, until their fellow servants and their brothers, who would also be killed even as they were, should complete their course.

Revelation 7:3

saying, "Don't harm the earth, neither the sea, nor the trees, until we have sealed the bondservants of our God on their foreheads!"

Revelation 10:7

but in the days of the voice of the seventh angel, when he is about to sound, then the mystery of God is finished, as he declared to his servants, the prophets.

Revelation 11:18

The nations were angry, and your wrath came, as did the time for the dead to be judged, and to give your bondservants the prophets, their reward, as well as to the saints, and those who fear your name, to the small and the great; and to destroy those who destroy the earth."

Revelation 15:3

They sang the song of Moses, the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, "Great and marvelous are your works, Lord God, the Almighty! Righteous and true are your ways, you King of the nations.

Revelation 19:2

for true and righteous are his judgments. For he has judged the great prostitute, who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality, and he has avenged the blood of his servants at her hand."

Revelation 19:5

A voice came forth from the throne, saying, "Give praise to our God, all you his servants, you who fear him, the small and the great!"

Revelation 19:10

I fell down before his feet to worship him. He said to me, "Look! Don't do it! I am a fellow bondservant with you and with your brothers who hold the testimony of Jesus. Worship God, for the testimony of Jesus is the Spirit of Prophecy."

Revelation 22:3

There will be no curse any more. The throne of God and of the Lamb will be in it, and his servants serve him.

Revelation 22:6

He said to me, "These words are faithful and true. The Lord God of the spirits of the prophets sent his angel to show to his bondservants the things which must happen soon."

Revelation 22:9

He said to me, "See you don't do it! I am a fellow bondservant with you and with your brothers, the prophets, and with those who keep the words of this book. Worship God."

Romans 1:1

Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, set apart for the Good News of God,

Romans 6:16

Don't you know that to whom you present yourselves as servants to obedience, his servants you are whom you obey; whether of sin to death, or of obedience to righteousness?

Romans 6:17

But thanks be to God, that, whereas you were bondservants of sin, you became obedient from the heart to that form of teaching whereunto you were delivered.

Romans 6:18

Being made free from sin, you became bondservants of righteousness.

Romans 6:19

I speak in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh, for as you presented your members as servants to uncleanness and to wickedness upon wickedness, even so now present your members as servants to righteousness for sanctification.

Romans 6:20

For when you were servants of sin, you were free in regard to righteousness.

Romans 6:22

But now, being made free from sin, and having become servants of God, you have your fruit of sanctification, and the result of eternal life.

Romans 13:4

for he is a servant of God to you for good. But if you do that which is evil, be afraid, for he doesn't bear the sword in vain; for he is a servant of God, an avenger for wrath to him who does evil.

Romans 13:6

For this reason you also pay taxes, for they are servants of God's service, attending continually on this very thing.

Romans 14:4

Who are you who judge another's servant? To his own lord he stands or falls. Yes, he will be made to stand, for God has power to make him stand.

Romans 15:8

Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision for the truth of God, that he might confirm the promises given to the fathers,

Romans 15:16

that I should be a servant of Christ Jesus to the Gentiles, serving as a priest the Good News of God, that the offering up of the Gentiles might be made acceptable, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.

Romans 16:1

I commend to you Phoebe, our sister, who is a servant of the assembly that is at Cenchreae,

Ruth 2:5

Then Boaz said to his servant who was set over the reapers, "Whose young lady is this?"

Ruth 2:6

The servant who was set over the reapers answered, "It is the Moabite lady who came back with Naomi out of the country of Moab.

Titus 1:1

Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's chosen ones, and the knowledge of the truth which is according to godliness,

Titus 2:9

Exhort servants to be in subjection to their own masters, and to be well-pleasing in all things; not contradicting;

Zechariah 1:6

But my words and my decrees, which I commanded my servants the prophets, didn't they overtake your fathers? "Then they repented and said, 'Just as the LORD of Armies determined to do to us, according to our ways, and according to our practices, so he has dealt with us.'"

Zechariah 3:8

Hear now, Joshua the high priest, you and your fellows who sit before you; for they are men who are a sign: for, behold, I will bring forth my servant, the Branch.

Zechariah 13:5

but he will say, 'I am no prophet, I am a tiller of the ground; for I have been made a bondservant from my youth.'