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HE HUMBLED HIMSELF

“I will give him a portion among the great because he poured out his soul unto death, and with transgressors let himself be numbered”Isaiah 53:12.

Unlike Adam, the “Servant of Yahweh” did not attempt to grasp the “likeness of God.” Instead, he humbled himself and chose obedience, even when that meant his submission to a most shameful death. For this reason, God highly exalted him and made him “Lord” over all things. Exaltation did not precede his death – it followed it.

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