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Song of Christ's Obedience

Full Text

RESPONSE
At the name of Jesus every knee shall bend

R.
Let the same mind be in you that was in Christ Jesus,
who, though he was in the form of God,
did not regard equality with God
as something to be exploited,
but emptied himself,
taking the form of a servant,
being born in human likeness.
And being found in human form,he humbled himself
and became obedient to the point of death—
even death on a cross.
Therefore God also highly exalted him
and gave him the name that is above every name,
so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bend,
in heaven and on earth and under the earth,
and every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord,
to the glory of God the Father. R.

Text Information

First Line: At the name of Jesus every knee shall bend
Title: Song of Christ's Obedience
Source: Philippians 2:5-11; Response, Philippians 2:10a [NRSV, alt.]
Publication Date: 1995
Notes: A sung response to this canticle (for which no music is provided).
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1995.

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