Lectionary Calendar
Friday, July 19th, 2024
the Week of Proper 10 / Ordinary 15
For 10¢ a day you can enjoy StudyLight.org ads
free while helping to build churches and support pastors in Uganda.
Click here to learn more!

Bible Commentaries
Philippians 2

Scofield's Reference NotesScofield's Notes

Enter query below:
Additional Authors

Verse 6

form of God

"Form," etc. (Greek - μορφή , the form by which a person or thing strikes the vision, the external appearance)."--Thayer. CF John 17:15. "The glory which I had with Thee before the world was." Nothing in this passage teaches that the Eternal Word John 1:1 emptied Himself of either His divine nature, or His attributes, but only of the outward and visible manifestation of the Godhead. "He emptied, stripped Himself of the insignia of Majesty."--Lightfoot. "When occasion demanded He exercised His divine attributes."-- Moorehead. CF (See Scofield "John 1:1- :") . See Scofield "John 1:1- :"

robbery a thing to be grasped after. See, Genesis 3:5-6.

Verse 12


(See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 15


kosmos = mankind. (See Scofield " :-") .

Verse 16

the day

(See Scofield " :-") .

Bibliographical Information
Scofield, C. I. "Scofield Reference Notes on Philippians 2". "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/srn/philippians-2.html. 1917.
Ads FreeProfile