Uncle Tom's Cabin

How is Christianity used to both justify and condemn slavery by the characters in the novel.

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Both abolitionists, slaves and slave owners use the Bible to justify their beliefs.

At one point a clergyman defends slavery by quoting,

"Cursed be Canaan; a servant of servants shall he be." (chapter 12)

"Don't the Bible say we must love everybody?" (Chapter 23)