Romans 15:3
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New International Version
For even Christ did not please himself but, as it is written: "The insults of those who insult you have fallen on me."

New Living Translation
For even Christ didn't live to please himself. As the Scriptures say, "The insults of those who insult you, O God, have fallen on me."

English Standard Version
For Christ did not please himself, but as it is written, “The reproaches of those who reproached you fell on me.”

Berean Study Bible
For even Christ did not please Himself, but as it is written: "The insults of those who insult You have fallen on Me."

Berean Literal Bible
For even Christ did not please Himself, but as it has been written: "The reproaches of those reproaching You have fallen on Me."

New American Standard Bible
For even Christ did not please Himself; but as it is written, "THE REPROACHES OF THOSE WHO REPROACHED YOU FELL ON ME."

King James Bible
For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached thee fell on me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For even the Messiah did not please Himself. On the contrary, as it is written, The insults of those who insult You have fallen on Me.

International Standard Version
For even the Messiah did not please himself. Instead, as it is written, "The insults of those who insult you have fallen on me."

NET Bible
For even Christ did not please himself, but just as it is written, "The insults of those who insult you have fallen on me."

New Heart English Bible
For even Christ did not please himself. But, as it is written, "The reproaches of those who reproached you fell on me."

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Because even The Messiah did not please himself, but according to what is written: “The reproach of those reviling you fell upon me.”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Christ did not think only of himself. Rather, as Scripture says, "The insults of those who insult you have fallen on me."

New American Standard 1977
For even Christ did not please Himself; but as it is written, “THE REPROACHES OF THOSE WHO REPROACHED THEE FELL UPON ME.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
For the Christ did not please himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of those that reproached thee fell on me.

King James 2000 Bible
For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached you fell on me.

American King James Version
For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached you fell on me.

American Standard Version
For Christ also pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached thee fell upon me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
For Christ did not please himself, but as it is written: The reproaches of them that reproached thee, fell upon me.

Darby Bible Translation
For the Christ also did not please himself; but according as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproach thee have fallen upon me.

English Revised Version
For Christ also pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached thee fell upon me.

Webster's Bible Translation
For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached thee fell on me.

Weymouth New Testament
For even the Christ did not seek His own pleasure. His principle was, "The reproaches which they addressed to Thee have fallen on me."

World English Bible
For even Christ didn't please himself. But, as it is written, "The reproaches of those who reproached you fell on me."

Young's Literal Translation
for even the Christ did not please himself, but, according as it hath been written, 'The reproaches of those reproaching Thee fell upon me;'
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
15:1-7 Christian liberty was allowed, not for our pleasure, but for the glory of God, and the good of others. We must please our neighbour, for the good of his soul; not by serving his wicked will, and humouring him in a sinful way; if we thus seek to please men, we are not the servants of Christ. Christ's whole life was a self-denying, self-displeasing life. And he is the most advanced Christian, who is the most conformed to Christ. Considering his spotless purity and holiness, nothing could be more contrary to him, than to be made sin and a curse for us, and to have the reproaches of God fall upon him; the just for the unjust. He bore the guilt of sin, and the curse for it; we are only called to bear a little of the trouble of it. He bore the presumptuous sins of the wicked; we are called only to bear the failings of the weak. And should not we be humble, self-denying, and ready to consider one another, who are members one of another? The Scriptures are written for our use and benefit, as much as for those to whom they were first given. Those are most learned who are most mighty in the Scriptures. That comfort which springs from the word of God, is the surest and sweetest, and the greatest stay to hope. The Spirit as a Comforter, is the earnest of our inheritance. This like-mindedness must be according to the precept of Christ, according to his pattern and example. It is the gift of God; and a precious gift it is, for which we must earnestly seek unto him. Our Divine Master invites his disciples, and encourages them by showing himself as meek and lowly in spirit. The same disposition ought to mark the conduct of his servants, especially of the strong towards the weak. The great end in all our actions must be, that God may be glorified; nothing more forwards this, than the mutual love and kindness of those who profess religion. Those that agree in Christ may well agree among themselves.
Study Bible
Accept One Another
2Each of us should please his neighbor for his good, to build him up. 3For even Christ did not please Himself, but as it is written: “The insults of those who insult You have fallen on Me.” 4For everything that was written in the past was written for our instruction, so that through endurance and the encouragement of the Scriptures, we might have hope.…
Cross References
Psalm 69:9
For zeal for Your house has consumed me, And the reproaches of those who reproach You have fallen on me.

Matthew 27:44
In the same way, even the robbers who were crucified with Him berated Him.

2 Corinthians 8:9
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sakes He became poor, so that you through His poverty might become rich.

Philippians 2:5
Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus:
Treasury of Scripture

For even Christ pleased not himself; but, as it is written, The reproaches of them that reproached you fell on me.

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Philippians 2:8 And being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself, and became …

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Matthew 10:25 It is enough for the disciple that he be as his master, and the servant …

John 15:24 If I had not done among them the works which none other man did, …

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