Question Of The Day: What Are The Beatitudes?
Like I mention on this blog many times before, I'm a big ole fan of Got Question Ministries. Back in my growing up days, we didn't call these 8 blessings mentions at the sermon on the mount, as "THE BEATITUDES" instead we referred to them as "THE BEAUTIFUL ATTUIDE." The Beatitudes teach transformation of our inner selves and promises salvation in heaven. The beatitudes also offer peace for life's struggles. Remember, the opposite of a beatit
THE EIGHT BEATITUDES OF JESUS
Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are they who mourn, for they shall be comforted.
Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.
Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.
Blessed are the pure of heart, for they shall see God.
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God.
Blessed are they who are persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
"Gospel of St. Matthew 5:3-10"