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Philippians Outline
Philippians 3:14

14 I 1apursue toward the 2goal for the 3bprize to which God in Christ Jesus has 4ccalled me upward.


144 To be called upward is for the obtaining of the prize to which God has called us from above, from the heavens. This heavenly calling (Heb. 3:1) corresponds with the heavenly commonwealth in v. 20. It is not an earthly calling like that given to the children of Israel in the flesh. This upward calling is to take possession of Christ, whereas the earthly calling to the children of Israel was to take possession of the physical land.