If it is true that the body has more part therein than the mind, then it is a servile work and it is forbidden.
He is loth to acknowledge that he was ever a plebeian and did all kinds of servile work.
On the first day shall be an holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work.
He found that his business was not to ride the horses about, but to perform the most disagreeable and servile work in the stable.
And the seventh day shall be more solemn, and more holy: and you shall do no servile work therein.
In the first day ye shall have an holy convocation: ye shall do no servile work therein.
By unwritten law, no servile work was required of the Roman matron, unless she were so poor as not to own a slave.
In general, all servile work that is necessary to insure against serious loss is lawful.
On the first day of the feast there was to be a holy convocation, and no servile work was to be done.
The first day shall be most solemn unto you, and holy: you shall do no servile work therein.