Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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!

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 Instead He emptied Himself by assuming the form of a slave, taking on the likeness of men. And when He had come as a man in His external form, 8 He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death-even to death on a cross. 9 For this reason God also highly exalted Him and gave Him the name that is above every name,


Cross References

Hebrews 12:2

keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that lay before Him endured a cross and despised the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of God's throne.

Matthew 26:39

Going a little farther, He fell facedown and prayed, "My Father! If it is possible, let this cup pass from Me. Yet not as I will, but as You will."

John 10:18

No one takes it from Me, but I lay it down on My own. I have the right to lay it down, and I have the right to take it up again. I have received this command from My Father."

Deuteronomy 21:23

you are not to leave his corpse on the tree overnight but are to bury him that day, for anyone hung [on a tree] is under God's curse. You must not defile the land the Lord your God is giving you as an inheritance.

Psalm 22:16

For dogs have surrounded me; a gang of evildoers has closed in on me; they pierced my hands and my feet.

Psalm 40:6-8

You do not delight in sacrifice and offering; You open my ears to listen. You do not ask for a whole burnt offering or a sin offering.

Proverbs 15:33

The fear of the Lord is wisdom's instruction, and humility comes before honor.

Isaiah 50:5-6

The Lord God has opened My ear, and I was not rebellious; I did not turn back.

Matthew 17:2

He was transformed in front of them, and His face shone like the sun. Even His clothes became as white as the light.

Matthew 26:42

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

Mark 9:2-3

After six days Jesus took Peter, James, and John and led them up on a high mountain by themselves to be alone. He was transformed in front of them,

Luke 9:29

As He was praying, the appearance of His face changed, and His clothes became dazzling white.

John 4:34

"My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me and to finish His work," Jesus told them.

John 12:28-32

Father, glorify Your name!" Then a voice came from heaven: "I have glorified it, and I will glorify it again!"

John 14:31

On the contrary, [I am going away] so that the world may know that I love the Father. Just as the Father commanded Me, so I do. "Get up; let's leave this place.

John 15:10

If you keep My commands you will remain in My love, just as I have kept My Father's commands and remain in His love.

Acts 8:33

In His humiliation justice was denied Him. Who will describe His generation? For His life is taken from the earth.

Romans 5:19

For just as through one man's disobedience the many were made sinners, so also through the one man's obedience the many will be made righteous.

2 Corinthians 8:9

For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ: although He was rich, for your sake He became poor, so that by His poverty you might become rich.

Galatians 3:13

Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us, because it is written: Cursed is everyone who is hung on a tree.

Titus 2:14

He gave Himself for us to redeem us from all lawlessness and to cleanse for Himself a special people, eager to do good works.

Hebrews 5:5-9

In the same way, the Messiah did not exalt Himself to become a high priest, but the One who said to Him, You are My Son; today I have become Your Father,

Hebrews 10:7-9

Then I said, "See, I have come- it is written about Me in the volume of the scroll- to do Your will, O God!"

1 Peter 2:24

He Himself bore our sins in His body on the tree, so that, having died to sins, we might live for righteousness; by His wounding you have been healed.

1 Peter 3:18

For Christ also suffered for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, that He might bring you to God, after being put to death in the fleshly realm but made alive in the spiritual realm.

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