master

master

1 An owner of property (Exod 21:4; Exod 21:28; Luke 16:13; Acts 16:16; 1Tim 6:1). 2 One who exercises political authority (Gen 45:8-9; 1Sam 26:19). 3 The husband of a wife (Deut 24:4; 2Sam 11:26). 4 A polite form of address (Gen 24:18; Gen 33:8; 1Kgs 18:7). The word is also used of God (Deut 10:17; Ps 136:3; Eph 6:9) and of Jesus Christ (Luke 5:5; 2Pet 2:1). Christians are admonished to call no one master but Christ (Matt 23:10).

Exod 21:4

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Exod 21:28

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Luke 16:13

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Acts 16:16

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1Tim 6:1

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Gen 45:8-9

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1Sam 26:19

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Deut 24:4

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2Sam 11:26

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Gen 24:18

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Gen 33:8

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1Kgs 18:7

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Deut 10:17

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Ps 136:3

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Eph 6:9

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Luke 5:5

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2Pet 2:1

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Matt 23:10

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