Parallel Bible results for Philippians 2:8-18

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Philippians 2:8-18

NLT 8 And in human form he obediently humbled himself even further by dying a criminal's death on a cross. NIV 8 And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death-- even death on a cross! NLT 9 Because of this, God raised him up to the heights of heaven and gave him a name that is above every other name, NIV 9 Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name, NLT 10 so that at the name of Jesus every knee will bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, NIV 10 that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, NLT 11 and every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. NIV 11 and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. NLT 12 Dearest friends, you were always so careful to follow my instructions when I was with you. And now that I am away you must be even more careful to put into action God's saving work in your lives, obeying God with deep reverence and fear. NIV 12 Therefore, my dear friends, as you have always obeyed--not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence--continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling, NLT 13 For God is working in you, giving you the desire to obey him and the power to do what pleases him. NIV 13 for it is God who works in you to will and to act according to his good purpose. NLT 14 In everything you do, stay away from complaining and arguing, NIV 14 Do everything without complaining or arguing, NLT 15 so that no one can speak a word of blame against you. You are to live clean, innocent lives as children of God in a dark world full of crooked and perverse people. Let your lives shine brightly before them. NIV 15 so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved generation, in which you shine like stars in the universe NLT 16 Hold tightly to the word of life, so that when Christ returns, I will be proud that I did not lose the race and that my work was not useless. NIV 16 as you hold out the word of life--in order that I may boast on the day of Christ that I did not run or labor for nothing. NLT 17 But even if my life is to be poured out like a drink offering to complete the sacrifice of your faithful service (that is, if I am to die for you), I will rejoice, and I want to share my joy with all of you. NIV 17 But even if I am being poured out like a drink offering on the sacrifice and service coming from your faith, I am glad and rejoice with all of you. NLT 18 And you should be happy about this and rejoice with me. NIV 18 So you too should be glad and rejoice with me.