Blessed Are The Persecuted Matthew 5:10-12 says “Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute Read more
Where Are The Peacemakers? Matthew 5:9 says “Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.” But, Were are the peacemakers? We need them. Our country is plagued by Read more

The Pure In Heart

April 29, 2017

The Pure in Heart Matthew 5:8 says “Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.” The Bible has a lot to say about the heart. The word appears 916 times. There is no way we can enjoy a Read more

The Way Of The Merciful

April 17, 2017

The Way of the Merciful Matthew 5:7 says, “Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.” Merciful people can’t see people hurting, or in a predicament, without wanting to help them. Read more
Blessings Promised to the Meek In Matthew 5:5 blessing is promised to the meek. “Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.” Meekness and humility are brothers and sisters. They are Read more
A Fervent Desire to Acquire Righteousness “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled” (Matthew 5:6). When we acquire what we desire we are satisfied. Read more
An Introduction To The Beatitudes Matthew 5:1-12 The beatitudes were written by Jesus for his disciples. The fact that they are included in the Bible gives us reason to think that they are meant to Read more
Blessed Are They That Mourn The second beatitude says “Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted” (Matthew 5:4) That statement appears to be a contradiction. Is there anything good Read more

The Blessed Poor

March 9, 2017

The Blessed Poor One of the beatitudes says “Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven (Matthew 5:3). This sounds like a contradiction. What is blessed about being poor? We Read more