Reflections on the Beatitudes
Matthew 5:8-11 (NRSV)
Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
Blessed are the peacemakers,
for they will be called the children of God.
Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness sake,
for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are you when people revile you and persecute you,
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