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Humility of Christ, The


1. Declared by himself. Mt 11:29.

2. Exhibited in his

a. Taking our nature. Php 2:7; Heb 2:16.

b. Birth. Lu 2:4-7.

c. Subjection to his parents. Lu 2:51.

d. Station in life. Mt 13:55; Joh 9:29.

e. Poverty. Lu 9:58; 2Co 8:9.

f. Partaking of our infirmities. Heb 4:15; 5:7.

g. Submitting to ordinances. Mt 3:13-15.

h. Becoming a servant. Mt 20:28; Lu 22:27; Php 2:7.

i. Associating with the despised. Mt 9:10,11; Lu 15:1,2.

j. Refusing honours. Joh 5:41; 6:15.

k. Entry into Jerusalem. Zec 9:9; Mt 21:5,7.

l. Washing his disciples’ feet. Joh 13:5.

m. Obedience. Joh 6:38; Heb 10:9.

n. Submitting to sufferings. Isa 50:6; 53:7; Ac 8:32; Mt 26:37-39.

o. Exposing himself to reproach and contempt. Ps 22:6; 69:9; Ro 15:3; Isa 53:3.

p. Death. Joh 10:15,17,18; Php 2:8; Heb 12:2.

3. Saints should imitate. Php 2:5-8.

4. On account of, he was despised. Mr 6:3; Joh 9:29.

5. His exaltation, the result of. Php 2:9.