Category Archives: gentleness

The Beatitudes of Jesus (#8)

Beatitude #8- “Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (from Matthew 5:10) This is the only two-part beatitude from the Sermon on the Mount, and the first where … Continue reading

Posted in Beatitudes, blessedness, Christian Living, Christianity, gentleness, inspirational, Jesus, The Sermon on the Mount, theology, truth | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Beatitudes of Jesus (#7)

Beatitude #7-“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God” (from Matthew 5:9) What is a peacemaker and why is it that they are blessed and happy? And why are they, in particular, called sons of God, … Continue reading

Posted in Beatitudes, blessedness, Christian Living, Christianity, gentleness, inspirational, Jesus, The Sermon on the Mount, theology, truth | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Beatitudes of Jesus (# 3)

Beatitude #3- “Blessed are the gentle, for they shall inherit the earth” (from Matthew 5:5) The humble, the meek, the gentle shall inherit the earth. Though it is the proud and strong and rich that rule the earth now, when … Continue reading

Posted in Beatitudes, blessedness, Christian Living, Christianity, gentleness, inherit the earth, inspirational, Jesus, meekness, The Sermon on the Mount, theology, truth | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment