Blessed are The Persecuted (Matthew 5:10-12)

Jesus concludes the Beatitudes with, "Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of

Blessed are The Peacemakers (Matthew 5:9)

Jesus says, “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.” This compound word is used nowhere else in the Bible.

Blessed are The Pure in Heart (Matthew 5:8)

Jesus says, “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.” The pure heart is sincere, without impure thoughts.

Blessed are The Merciful (Matthew 5:7)

Jesus says, “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.” Mercy is perhaps God’s most defining characteristic.

Blessed are The Meek (Matthew 5:5)

When Jesus finished the Sermon on the Mount, Matthew says the listeners were astonished at His teaching.

The Keys to Happiness (Matthew 5:3-11)

The Sermon on the Mount includes some of Jesus’s most well-known teachings like The Lord’s Prayer, The Golden Rule and “Do not judge so that