Flashcards in Chapter 14 - Beatitudes Deck (20):
In - Gospel, Jesus started the - - - - by using the - to tell us how to follow him.
Matthew's, Sermon on the Mount, Beatitudes
Why did Christ give us the Beatitudes?
guidelines that make us happy and lead to eternal life
What does each Beatitude do?
pairs us with promise
What does the poor in spirit mean?
having spirit of poor because everything came from Creator and we turn to God for our needs
Rather than collecting as much wealth as we can what can we do?
live up to things we have
blessed are the poor in spirit
for theirs is the kingdom of heaven
What happens when we truly love others?
their failings and sorrows make us feel sad
blessed are those who mourn
for they will be comforted
What is a meek person?
gentle and humble
a gentle person is not a -.
When people want good in the world, they live by Jesus'
values Jesus taught and the way
blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness
for they will be satisfied
As - of Jesus, we have a - for others and are willing to - them
imitators, heart, forgive
blessed are the merciful ...
for they will be shown mercy
What does being clean of heart mean?
God at the hub of your life
All your - - and - are - on - and - from God
thoughts actions and decisions, centered, flow
blessed are the clean of heart
for they will see God
How does one become a peacemaker?
one must find peace with themselves and spread it to the community
What are we called to face when we become a Christian?