x Therefore y God has z highly exalted him and bestowed on him a the name that is above every name,
so that at the name of Jesus b every knee should bow, c in heaven and on earth and under the earth,
and d every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is e Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
For this reason the Father loves me, because I lay down my life that I may take it up again.
Behold, my servant shall act wisely; he shall be high and lifted up, and shall be exalted.
Therefore I will divide him a portion with the many, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong, because he poured out his soul to death and was numbered with the transgressors; yet he bore the sin of many, and makes intercession for the transgressors.
But we see him who for a little while was made lower than the angels, namely Jesus, crowned with glory and honor because of the suffering of death, so that by the grace of God he might taste death for everyone.
And Jesus came and said to them, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.
Being therefore exalted at the right hand of God, and having received from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, he has poured out this that you yourselves are seeing and hearing.
Far above all rule and authority and power and dominion, and above every name that is named, not only in this age but also in the one to come.
Having become as much superior to angels as the name he has inherited is more excellent than theirs.
Then they left the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer dishonor for the name.
By myself I have sworn; from my mouth has gone out in righteousness a word that shall not return: 'To me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear allegiance.
For it is written, "As I live, says the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God.
And no one in heaven or on earth or under the earth was able to open the scroll or to look into it.
And I heard every creature in heaven and on earth and under the earth and in the sea, and all that is in them, saying, "To him who sits on the throne and to the Lamb be blessing and honor and glory and might forever and ever!
As a plan for the fullness of time, to unite all things in him, things in heaven and things on earth.
Because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
1 Corinthians 12:3
Therefore I want you to understand that no one speaking in the Spirit of God ever says "Jesus is accursed!" and no one can say "Jesus is Lord" except in the Holy Spirit.
For to this end Christ died and lived again, that he might be Lord both of the dead and of the living.
You call me Teacher and Lord, and you are right, for so I am.