Jesus' Teaching - the Beatitudes Catechetical Preparation Consider the following statement : A beatitude is a blessing or special joyfulness of a spiritual nature The Beatitudes sum up the blessings and joys in store for people who follow Jesus and His way of life.
Dedication This book is dedicated to two of the ﬁnest elders I have ever met, Norbert Maudlin and Gene McNabb. In 1981, when I was just 21 years old, these men gave me the
The Beatitudes Matthew 5: 3-12 Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven . Blessed are they who mourn, for they shall be comforted .
Beatitudes Read Matthew 5:3-10 (NAB). Then match the first part of the Beatitude with God's promise. 1. ____ Blessed are the poor in spirit A. for they will be called children of God.
1 2011-2012 Horizons Bible Study Confessing the Beatitudes Main Points Outlines The material in these outlines is pulled from each lesson of the 2011-2012 Horizons Bible study, Confessing the Beatitudes , by Margaret Aymer.
1 The Beatitudes : Matthew 5:1-12 A study Rev. Charles R. Biggs Introduction to the Beatitudes Today we will begin a study on the 'Beatitudes' from Matthew chapter five.
THE "POOR" IN THE BEATITUDES OF MATTHEW AND LUKE The "Poor" in the Beatitudes of Matthew and Luke
Wisdom of the Bible ~ The Beatitudes ~ Discussion Questions 1. In the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7), Jesus opens with nine brief statements in simple words that carry profound meanings.
the Beatitudes often are identified as teachings of Christ, the author of our study also identifies the Beatitudes as poetry. Jesus uses parallels to explain
Gervais 1 The Beatitudes of the Sermon on the Mount After I became a believer in Jesus Christ about 25 years ago, I began attending a small Baptist church, and the first sermon series that I heard preached was on the Beatitudes, the series of blessing at the beginning of the Sermon on the Mount ...