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People of Promise 59 Beatitudes 3

The third beatitude or blessing that Jesus pronounces to the crowd on the mountainside is: Blessed (happy, blithesome, joyous, spiritually prosperous— with life-joy and satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the meek (the mild, patient, long-suffering), for they shall inherit the earth!  (Matt. 5:5). Jesus had just inaugurated His [...]