The Liberation of the Sabbath and Jubilee years

The Sabbath Year Liberation:
Exodus 23:10-11;
Leviticus 25:1-7; 18-22
Deuteronomy 15:1-11
The Jubilee Liberation:
Leviticus 25:8-17; 28-55;
Deuteronomy 15:1-11;
every 7th Sabbath year is a Jubilee
1. Rest for the land every 7th year; do not plant the fields
[Leviticus 25:2-7]
1. the land would be redeemed and rest, no crops can be sown the land must lay fallow
[Leviticus 25:11-12; -17]
2. All debts remitted in the 7th year
[Deuteronomy 15:1-2]
2. All debts are to be forgiven
[Deuteronomy 15:1-2]
  3.  all Israelite slaves & their children are to be freed
[Leviticus 25:35-55]
an Israelite can only be enslaved for a 7 year period outside of a Jubilee year
[Deuteronomy 15:12-16]
  4.  the land would be freed to revert to the tribal family originally entrusted with it
[Leviticus 25:10, 13, 23-34]

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