6 Who, being in very naturea God, did not consider equality with God something to be used to his own advantage;
7 rather, he made himself nothing by taking the very natureb of a servant, being made in human likeness.
8 And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to death— even death on a cross!
9 Therefore God exalted him to the highest place and gave him the name that is above every name,