Tag: Beatitudes

Mon Oct 31-Complete Love

Matthew 5:43-48 (CEB) 43 “You have heard that it was said, You must love your neighbor and hate your enemy. 44 But I say to you, love your enemies... Read more

Fri Oct 28-Jesus’ Way

Matthew 5:38-42 (CEB) 38 “You have heard that it was said, An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth. 39 But I say to you... Read more

Thu Oct 27-The Way of Reconciliation

Matthew 5:21-26 (CEB) 21 “You have heard that it was said to those who lived long ago, Don’t commit murder, and all who commit murder will be... Read more

Wed Oct 26-Happy Are You

Matthew 5:10-12 (CEB) 10 “Happy are people whose lives are harassed because they are righteous, because the kingdom of heaven is theirs. 11 “Happy are you... Read more

Tue Oct 25-Peace Maker

Matthew 5:9 (CEB) 9 “Happy are people who make peace, because they will be called God’s children. Reflection Have you ever met a peace maker?... Read more

Mon Oct 24-With All Your Heart

Matthew 5:8 (CEB) 8 “Happy are people who have pure hearts, because they will see God. Reflection Jesus’ teachings from the Sermon on the Mount... Read more

Fri Oct 20-No Strings Attached

Matthew 5:7 (CEB) Happy are people who show mercy, because they will receive mercy. Reflection Looking at the many different versions of this short... Read more

Thu Oct 19-Hunger for Righteousness

Matthew 5:6 (CEB) Happy are people who are hungry and thirsty for righteousness, because they will be fed until they are full. Reflection You... Read more

Wed Oct 18-Meek or Weak?

Matthew 5:5 (NRSV) Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. Reflection None of us aspires to be meek. I mean, who... Read more

Mon Jul 13-Blessed Are Those Who Question

Matthew 5:3-4 (NRSV) 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will... Read more

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