Philippians 2:2-12 NIV

2 then make my joy complete1 by being like-minded,2 having the same love, being one3 in spirit and purpose.

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3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit,4 but in humility consider others better than yourselves.5

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4 Each of you should look not only to your own interests, but also to the interests of others.6

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5 Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus:7

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6 Who, being in very naturea God,8 did not consider equality with God9 something to be grasped,

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    • a 2:6 - Or "in the form of"
      7 but made himself nothing,10 taking the very natureb of a servant,11 being made in human likeness.12

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        • b 2:7 - Or "the form"
          8 And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death13-- even death on a cross!

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          9 Therefore God exalted him14 to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name,15

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          10 that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow,16 in heaven and on earth and under the earth,17

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          11 and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord,18 to the glory of God the Father.

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          Shining as Stars

          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,19

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