Grace Bible Church of Hollister

Supremely Blessed

Posted on 21 Jul 2019, Pastor: Ron Firstbrook

Blessed are, . . . . . ”

–Matthew 5

Today’s Scripture: Matthew 5:1-11

The Sermon on the Mount

[5:1] Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him.

The Beatitudes

[2] And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:

[3]  “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

[4] “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.

[5] “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.

[6] “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.

[7] “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.

[8] “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

[9] “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.

[10]  “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

[11]  “Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account.

[12]  Rejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for so they persecuted the prophets who were before you.

Extra Scripture: Psalm 40