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What does Jesus mean that ''Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted''?
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
self centered narcissistic people will eventually have to face their human imperfections,while those who show mercy to others will receive mercy. they will understand the gift of grace and give and receive gratitude.



By: Nancy Dodge
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
These are very powerful words. As simplistic as they seem, they are God revealing His nature to us through Jesus Christ who was humbled by death on the cross so that we as sinners would have access to God. That is why Jesus is called "Name Above All Names" and sits at the highest place in heaven, God's right hand.



By: Jim Doerfler
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
Mark Spitz and Cam Newton best represent what Christ is talking about. Big egos up front and the humbling of losing. Look it up. The scriptures are as relevant today as they were 2000 years ago.



By: Byron Barnes
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
Hmmmm...I thought it said "He who exalts himself shall be *Abased* , ( not humbled!?), and he who should be humble should be exalted ....??? Either this site has it wrong, or the bible that I have is wrong? Which is it?... signed, a confused girl,eager to learn



By: Steph Daigle
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
It means, whoever is humble in heart will be glorified in heaven by God through grace & mercy and whoever has pride and arrogance, lifting themselves only will eventually be humbled by God through conviction.



By: L Mahoe
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
I think he's want to get rid of peoples pride and doesn't want us to think we are better than others and God want us to do do it with him.



By: Margaret Brady
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
Exalted = to lift urself up high.... humbled = to be brought down a few notches. therefore if you bring yourself up high you're going to be brought down a few notches and visa versa.



By: News Junkie
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
I think it means if you put yourself above others as being better than others you will be put to shame by God. If you are treat others as you would like to be treated he will recognize you as such ( a good person)



By: Patricia Rainwaters
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
Whoever humbles themselves will be praised in heaven. But the one who exaltes them selfes has their satisfaction on earth. I believe it is like jesus said about the pharisees who pray out in the open and show off they had their reward with how people will now think about them.



By: Brandon Brown
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What does Jesus mean that "Everyone who exalts himself will be humbled and whoever humbles himself will be exalted"?
We are not to think of ourselves more highly then others. For all have sinned and have fallen short of the glory of God. When a man thinks he stand (pride) take heed lest he falls. We are to always remember even our rightenous is like filthy rags unto the Lord. We all need to be helpers one to another always making supplicatons for one another. for Jesus didn't come for the ones that are heald, but for the sick, and we all have been sin sick. Let us continue by faith to pray one for another. God Bless



By: Tasha P
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