The Beatitudes, Part 1

One interesting thing about Jesus is that he frequently answered questions with questions, rather than simply coming out and telling people what to do or think.  In the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7), though, Jesus speaks clearly and directly about some of the topics that mattered most to him.  The first section of the Sermon on the Mount, called the Beatitudes, talks about what it means for Christians to live the happy life, the blessed life, according to God's definition of "happy" and "blessed."

 

 

 

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