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PHILIPPIANS 2:1-4, OUR LIFE IN CHRIST

PHILIPPIANS 2:1-4, OUR LIFE IN CHRIST

From The New Interpreter's Bible
PHILIPPIANS 2:1-4, OUR LIFE IN CHRIST COMMENTARY 2:1-2. This section begins with a question headed by “If,” but there is no doubt about the answer: “If—as is, of course, …
HUMILITY

HUMILITY

From The New Interpreter‘s™ Dictionary of the Bible
Page 899 HUMILITY [hwFnF(j (anawah; tapeino/j tapeinos]. In antiquity these terms primarily denote the low social status of those who have been humiliated or suffer…
SELFISHNESS

SELFISHNESS

From The New Interpreter‘s™ Dictionary of the Bible
Page 159 SELFISHNESS [a)krasi/a akrasia, e0riqei/a eritheia, pleoneci/a pleonexia]. An attitude of self-interest that exceeds appropriate bounds; an excessive concern for …
PHILIPPIANS 2:12-18, OUR NECESSARY RESPONSE

PHILIPPIANS 2:12-18, OUR NECESSARY RESPONSE

From The New Interpreter's Bible
PHILIPPIANS 2:12-18, OUR NECESSARY RESPONSE COMMENTARY 2:12-13. Paul now continues with his appeal concerning the way in which the Philippians should behave, picking up many…
PHILIPPIANS 1:1-11

PHILIPPIANS 1:1-11

From The New Interpreter's Bible
PHILIPPIANS 1:1-11 LETTER INTRODUCTION OVERVIEW T his opening section follows the typical pattern of Paul's letters: The greeting or address (vv. 1-2) is followed by a…