Philippians 2:7

7 Instead He emptied Himself a
by assuming the form of a
slave: The strong Greek word doulos cannot be accurately translated in English by "servant" or "bond servant"; the HCSB translates this word as "slave," not out of insensitivity to the legitimate concerns of modern English speakers, but out of a commitment to accurately convey the brutal reality of the Roman empire's inhumane institution as well as the ownership called for by Christ.
slave c
taking on the likeness of men. d
And when He had come as a man
in His external form,
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