"And Mary said, "Behold, the bondslave of the Lord; be it done to me according to your word." And the angel departed from her." Luke 1:38 NASB
Mary described herself as the "bondslave" of the Lord. This word has been translated a number of ways including servant, slave, maidservant, and handmaid. This lowest kind of slave was totally obedient to the master.Subscribe to Read!