Parallel Verses

Amplified

And after He had appeared in human form, He abased and humbled Himself [still further] and carried His obedience to the extreme of death, even the death of the cross!

New American Standard Bible

Being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.

King James Version

And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross.

Holman Bible

He humbled Himself by becoming obedient
to the point of death—
even to death on a cross.

International Standard Version

and lived in all humility, death on a cross obeying.

A Conservative Version

And having been found in a form like a man, he lowered himself, having become obedient until death, even of death from a cross.

American Standard Version

and being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, becoming obedient even unto death, yea, the death of the cross.

An Understandable Version

He humbled Himself [by] becoming obedient [to God] to the point of death, even death on a cross.

Anderson New Testament

and being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient even to death, the death, indeed, of the cross.

Bible in Basic English

And being seen in form as a man, he took the lowest place, and let himself be put to death, even the death of the cross.

Common New Testament

And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to deatheven death on a cross.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and his whole exterior showing nothing more than a meer man, he abased himself, and carried his submission so far as to die, even the death of the cross.

Darby Translation

and having been found in figure as a man, humbled himself, becoming obedient even unto death, and that the death of the cross.

Godbey New Testament

he humbled himself, being obedient even unto death, yea, the death of the cross.

Goodspeed New Testament

When he had assumed human form, he still further humbled himself and carried his obedience so far as to die, and to die upon the cross.

John Wesley New Testament

And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, becoming obedient even unto death, yea, the death of the cross.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross .

Julia Smith Translation

And found in fashion as man, he humbled himself, being obedient until death, and the death of the cross.

King James 2000

And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross.

Lexham Expanded Bible

he humbled himself [by] becoming obedient to the point of death, that is, death on a cross.

Modern King James verseion

And being found in fashion as a man, He humbled Himself and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He humbled himself and became obedient unto the death, even the death of the cross.

Moffatt New Testament

and appearing in human form, he humbly stooped in his obedience even to die, and to die upon the cross.

Montgomery New Testament

More than this, after he had shone himself in human form, he humbled himself in his obedience even to death; yes, and to death on a cross.

NET Bible

He humbled himself, by becoming obedient to the point of death -- even death on a cross!

New Heart English Bible

And being found in human form, he humbled himself, becoming obedient to death, yes, the death of the cross.

Noyes New Testament

and in what appertained to him appearing as a man, he humbled himself, and was obedient unto death, even the death of the cross.

Sawyer New Testament

and being found in form like a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient even till death, and the death of the cross.

The Emphasized Bible

And, in fashion, being found, as a man, humbled himself, becoming obedient as far as death, yea, death upon a cross.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

and found in fashion as man, he humbled himself, becoming obedient to death, even to the death of the cross.

Twentieth Century New Testament

He appeared among us as a man, and still further humbled himself by submitting even to death--to death on a cross!

Webster

And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became obedient to death, even the death of the cross.

Weymouth New Testament

And being recognized as truly human, He humbled Himself and even stooped to die; yes, to die on a cross.

Williams New Testament

Because He was recognized as a man, in reality as well as in outward form, He finally humiliated Himself in obedience so as to die, even to die on a cross.

World English Bible

And being found in human form, he humbled himself, becoming obedient to death, yes, the death of the cross.

Worrell New Testament

and, being found in fashion as a man, He humbled Himself, becoming obedient unto death, even the death of the cross.

Worsley New Testament

and being in the human state, He humbled himself, and was obedient even unto death, and that the death of the cross.

Youngs Literal Translation

and in fashion having been found as a man, he humbled himself, having become obedient unto death -- death even of a cross,

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

in fashion
σχῆμα 
Schema 
Usage: 2

as
ὡς 
Hos 
as, when, how, as it were, about,
Usage: 417

a man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

he humbled
ταπεινόω 
Tapeinoo 
Usage: 7

ἑαυτοῦ 
heautou 
Usage: 249

and became
γίνομαι 
Ginomai 
be, come to pass, be made, be done, come, become, God forbid , arise, have, be fulfilled, be married to, be preferred, not tr, , vr done
Usage: 531

ὑπήκοος 
Hupekoos 
Usage: 3

μέχρι μεχρίς 
mechri 
unto, until, till, to, till 9
Usage: 14

θάνατος 
Thanatos 
Usage: 100

δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

the death
θάνατος 
Thanatos 
Usage: 100

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Context Readings

Christ's Humiliation And Exaltation

7 But stripped Himself [of all privileges and rightful dignity], so as to assume the guise of a servant (slave), in that He became like men and was born a human being. 8 And after He had appeared in human form, He abased and humbled Himself [still further] and carried His obedience to the extreme of death, even the death of the cross! 9 Therefore [because He stooped so low] God has highly exalted Him and has freely bestowed on Him the name that is above every name,


Cross References

Hebrews 12:2

Looking away [from all that will distract] to Jesus, Who is the Leader and the Source of our faith [giving the first incentive for our belief] and is also its Finisher [bringing it to maturity and perfection]. He, for the joy [of obtaining the prize] that was set before Him, endured the cross, despising and ignoring the shame, and is now seated at the right hand of the throne of God.

Matthew 26:39

And going a little farther, He threw Himself upon the ground on His face and prayed saying, My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass away from Me; nevertheless, not what I will [not what I desire], but as You will and desire.

John 10:18

No one takes it away from Me. On the contrary, I lay it down voluntarily. [I put it from Myself.] I am authorized and have power to lay it down (to resign it) and I am authorized and have power to take it back again. These are the instructions (orders) which I have received [as My charge] from My Father.

Deuteronomy 21:23

His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but you shall surely bury him on the same day, for a hanged man is accursed by God. Thus you shall not defile your land which the Lord your God gives you for an inheritance.

Psalm 22:16

For [like a pack of] dogs they have encompassed me; a company of evildoers has encircled me, they pierced my hands and my feet.

Psalm 40:6-8

Sacrifice and offering You do not desire, nor have You delight in them; You have given me the capacity to hear and obey [Your law, a more valuable service than] burnt offerings and sin offerings [which] You do not require.

Proverbs 15:33

The reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord brings instruction in Wisdom, and humility comes before honor.

Isaiah 50:5-6

The Lord God has opened My ear, and I have not been rebellious or turned backward.

Matthew 17:2

And His appearance underwent a change in their presence; and His face shone clear and bright like the sun, and His clothing became as white as light.

Matthew 26:42

Again a second time He went away and prayed, My Father, if this cannot pass by unless I drink it, Your will be done.

Mark 9:2-3

Six days after this, Jesus took with Him Peter and James and John and led them up on a high mountain apart by themselves. And He was transfigured before them and became resplendent with divine brightness.

Luke 9:29

And as He was praying, the appearance of His countenance became altered (different), and His raiment became dazzling white [ flashing with the brilliance of lightning].

John 4:34

Jesus said to them, My food (nourishment) is to do the will (pleasure) of Him Who sent Me and to accomplish and completely finish His work.

John 12:28-32

[Rather, I will say,] Father, glorify (honor and extol) Your [own] name! Then there came a voice out of heaven saying, I have already glorified it, and I will glorify it again.

John 14:31

But [ Satan is coming and] I do as the Father has commanded Me, so that the world may know (be convinced) that I love the Father and that I do only what the Father has instructed Me to do. [I act in full agreement with His orders.] Rise, let us go away from here.

John 15:10

If you keep My commandments [if you continue to obey My instructions], you will abide in My love and live on in it, just as I have obeyed My Father's commandments and live on in His love.

Acts 8:33

In His humiliation He was taken away by distressing and oppressive judgment and justice was denied Him [caused to cease]. Who can describe or relate in full the wickedness of His contemporaries (generation)? For His life is taken from the earth and a bloody death inflicted upon Him.

Romans 5:19

For just as by one man's disobedience (failing to hear, heedlessness, and carelessness) the many were constituted sinners, so by one Man's obedience the many will be constituted righteous (made acceptable to God, brought into right standing with Him).

2 Corinthians 8:9

For you are becoming progressively acquainted with and recognizing more strongly and clearly the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ (His kindness, His gracious generosity, His undeserved favor and spiritual blessing), [in] that though He was [so very] rich, yet for your sakes He became [so very] poor, in order that by His poverty you might become enriched (abundantly supplied).

Galatians 3:13

Christ purchased our freedom [redeeming us] from the curse (doom) of the Law [and its condemnation] by [Himself] becoming a curse for us, for it is written [in the Scriptures], Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree (is crucified);

Titus 2:14

Who gave Himself on our behalf that He might redeem us (purchase our freedom) from all iniquity and purify for Himself a people [to be peculiarly His own, people who are] eager and enthusiastic about [living a life that is good and filled with] beneficial deeds.

Hebrews 5:5-9

So too Christ (the Messiah) did not exalt Himself to be made a high priest, but was appointed and exalted by Him Who said to Him, You are My Son; today I have begotten You;

Hebrews 10:7-9

Then I said, Behold, here I am, coming to do Your will, O God -- "[to fulfill] what is written of Me in the volume of the Book.

1 Peter 2:24

He personally bore our sins in His [own] body on the tree [as on an altar and offered Himself on it], that we might die (cease to exist) to sin and live to righteousness. By His wounds you have been healed.

1 Peter 3:18

For Christ [the Messiah Himself] died for sins once for all, the Righteous for the unrighteous (the Just for the unjust, the Innocent for the guilty), that He might bring us to God. In His human body He was put to death, but He was made alive in the spirit,

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