Beatitudes

Articles

January 29, 2017

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ:

This morning in our congregations, we read the lyrical words of the Beatitudes. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted … Blessed are the merciful, for they will receive mercy … Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’...

September 19, 2013

By: Lifelong Formation

The Beatitudes count among the most recognizable of all Scripture (Matthew 5:3-12):

Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.Blessed are those who...