Philippians 3:10

“That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Philippians 3:10

That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable vnto his death,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

that I may know Him and the power of His resurrection and the fellowship of His sufferings, being conformed to His death;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

that I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, becoming conformed unto his death;
- American Standard Version (1901)

That I may have knowledge of him, and of the power of his coming back from the dead, and a part with him in his pains, becoming like him in his death;
- Basic English Bible

to know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being conformed to his death,
- Darby Bible

That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable to his death;
- Webster's Bible

I long to know Christ and the power which is in His resurrection, and to share in His sufferings and die even as He died;
- Weymouth Bible

that I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, becoming conformed to his death;
- World English Bible

to knowe hym, and the vertu of his risyng ayen, and the felouschipe of his passioun, and be maad lijk to his deeth,
- Wycliffe Bible

to know him, and the power of his rising again, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being conformed to his death,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Philippians 3:10

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 3:10


3:10 The knowledge of Christ, mentioned in the eighth verse, is here more largely explained. That I may know him - As my complete Saviour. And the power of his resurrection - Raising me from the death of sin, into all the life of love. And the fellowship of his sufferings - Being crucified with him. And made conformable to his death - So as to be dead to all things here below.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 3:10


Php 3:10 That I may know him. By enjoying his presence in the soul; an experimental knowledge. And the power of his resurrection. The resurrection demonstrated him to be the Son of God with power (Ro 1:4). The mighty power that worked in his resurrection works in the saints (1) in their resurrection from spiritual death to a new life (Col 2:13 Eph 1:19-23). It is therefore a present power. (2) It works also when they are lifted from the dead to eternal life. Consciousness of the victory over sin is the earnest of the ultimate triumph over death. And the fellowship of his sufferings. Christ's life is the plan of that of the saint. Like him, we take the cross, are crucified with him (Ro 6:6), are baptized into his death (Ro 6:3), are planted in the likeness of his death, and are risen with him (Col 3:1). In all these we look to the suffering Savior, and are conformable to his death. Not only do we take the "form" of his sufferings, but we sympathize with him. If the obedience is from the heart, there is a partaking of his sufferings.

Discussion for Philippians 3:10

  • Alex Udumebraye Ogbon on Philippians 3:10
    Without knowing Christ and the power that resurrected him from the grave our Christianity is empty and totally vain. Every believer should not only emulate Christ but also trudge on the true path he has paved for us, no matter the travails assailing us but this is our cross and we have been pre-equipped afore-time to prevail. Shalom
  • Nuhu Zakka Abamu on Philippians 3:10
    My prayer every day is,may the whole nation be save through the power of his resurrection amen
  • Rhonda Matthews on Philippians 3:10
    My Pastor just preach on knowing Him. Our goal as Christians should be to know him more, and more. Heaven is an aspect of knowing Him, a reward, but so not the goal. Heaven is a part of Him, but it is not Him.
  • Respect on Philippians 3:10
    who Christ is . the first aspect because for you to have felloship with him you need to first know his character. there is power to overcome evry situaton of life in his ressurection
  • Paul Ajibade I. on Philippians 3:10
    Knowing JESUS CHRIST and the power of His resurrection indicates that we stopped looking at the circumstances around us I.e the difficult situations and time that we pass through and start looking unto Him that we have, knowing His worth and with the understanding that we can do all things in Him and are above every principalities no matter how much or bad we are afflicted, being ready to endure in His suffering. Let 's ask ourselves this question that, why did Apostle Paul later made this conviction " what can separate him from the love of Christ...hunger, tribulation, strife, nakedness, sword etc? He answered and said nothing, which in turns means he had finally come to realize the power of His resurrection. This conviction is worthy of emulation to the Christians of this end time generation. I pray may God help us all IJN. Amen
  • Ibietan samuel on Philippians 3:10
    To be like Him is to surrender to Him in all all all things
  • MockingBird on Philippians 3:10
    I desire to know my Lord more and more. Just to have salvation is good : but I want to go on and know Him better. The power of His resurrection is God: God raised Jesus from the dead : Even so when I received Jesus as my Lord and Savior I was raised from the dead. The sufferings of Christ is not easy but very rewarding : I desire to go on and know Him better every day. Praise God !!!!
  • Renee Whitehead on Philippians 3:10
    This is what drives me more and more. To know Christ to the fullest. To share in His suffering, and to live in the power of His resurrection! My desire is to die more and more to the things of this world, to learn more and more of how to abide in His love and presence. I do not want to waste another moment failing to respond to the wooing of the Lover of my soul! May I die that His life may shine and radiant through me. Any suffering Imay experience is worth it if it draws me closer to know my Savior and bring glory to Him!
  • Leke Enoch on Philippians 3:10
    Knowing him is when u desire, Longeth and thirst to know more abt christ...When u know him, the power of his ressurection will be revealed to humanity...Desire more of HIM today and u will never regret it
  • Andrew imolorhe on Philippians 3:10
    IF WE WANT TO BE SINCERE, THIS IS THE FOUNDATION THAT EVERY CHRISTIAN MUST REST ON TO MAKE HEAVEN. IT IS THIS KNOWLEDGE THAT CAN DRIVE YOU TO MAKE ANY SACRIFICE.


 

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