3 Do nothing from 1selfishness or 2empty conceit, but with humility of mind 3regard one another as more important than yourselves;

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    • c 2:3 - Lit "according to"
    • d 2:3 - Or "contentiousness"
      4 4do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others.

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      5 5Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in 6Christ Jesus,

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      6 who, although He 7existed in the 8form of God, 9did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped,

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        • f 2:6 - I.e. utilized or asserted
          7 but 10emptied Himself, taking the form of a 11bond-servant, and 12being made in the likeness of men.

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          8 Being found in appearance as a man, 13He humbled Himself by becoming 14obedient to the point of death, even 15death on a cross.

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          9 16For this reason also, God 17highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him 18the name which is above every name,

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          10 so that at the name of Jesus 19EVERY KNEE WILL BOW, of 20those who are in heaven and on earth and under the earth,

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          11 and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is 21Lord, to the glory of God the Father.

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