Imitating Christ’s Humility

Here are some challenging words about humility from the Bible, words that can be appreciated by people of all faiths or none. These are important words for our troubled times, when love and understanding are often in short supply.

Therefore if you have any encouragement from being united with Christ, if any comfort from his love, if any common sharing in the Spirit, if any tenderness and compassion, then make my joy complete by being like-minded, having the same love, being one in spirit and of one mind. Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves, not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others.

You can read the whole passage in Philippians 2:1-11 where you can click and see the passage in context.

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