7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. Matthew 5:9 "Blessed [are] the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God." 25 Come to terms quickly with your accuser while you are on the way traveling with him, lest your accuser hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the guard, and you be put in prison. (B), 6 Blessed and fortunate and happy and [g]spiritually prosperous (in that state in which the born-again child of God [h]enjoys His favor and salvation) are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God), for they shall be [i]completely satisfied!(C). (A), 5 Blessed (happy, blithesome, joyous, [e]spiritually prosperous—[f]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! 46For if you love [only] those who love you, what reward do you have? It is no longer good for anything, but to be thrown out and walked on by people [when the walkways are wet and slippery]. 18For I assure you and most solemnly say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not the smallest letter or stroke [of the pen] will pass from the Law until all things [which it foreshadows] are accomplished. Bible in one year Verse of Day Videos Topics Search Compare Bibles Settings. 10. 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. 31“It has also been said, ‘WHOEVER DIVORCES HIS WIFE IS TO GIVE HER A CERTIFICATE OF DIVORCE’; [You empty-headed idiot!] Matthew 5:5 (Amplified® Bible) A.F.V A.S.V. 6 “Blessed [joyful, nourished by God’s goodness] are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness [those who actively seek right standing with God], for they will be [completely] satisfied. 6 “Blessed [joyful, nourished by God’s goodness] are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness [those who actively seek right standing with God], for they will be [completely] satisfied. 40If anyone wants to sue you and take your shirt, [m]let him have your coat also [for the Lord repays the offender]. 44But I say to you, [o]love [that is, unselfishly seek the best or higher good for] your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, The Sermon on the Mount; The Beatitudes 1 When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His [a] disciples came to Him. 8“Blessed [anticipating God’s presence, spiritually mature] are the pure in heart [those with integrity, moral courage, and godly character], for they will see God. 2 Then He opened His mouth and taught them, saying: 3 Blessed (happy, [a]to be envied, and [b]spiritually prosperous—[c]with life-joy and satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the poor in spirit (the humble, who rate themselves insignificant), for theirs is the kingdom of heaven! 30 And if your right hand serves as a trap to ensnare you or is an occasion for you to stumble and sin, cut it off and cast it from you. Matthew chapter 5 KJV (King James Version) 1 And seeing the multitudes, he went up into a mountain: and when he was set, his disciples came unto him:. ), DNA, and more. 45 [aj]To show that you are the children of your Father Who is in heaven; for He makes His sun rise on the wicked and on the good, and makes the rain fall upon the upright and the wrongdoers [alike]. The next description deals with the “peacemakers.” They are at peace with God and desire to live in peace with all men (Rom. 14 You are the light of the world. 11“Blessed [morally courageous and spiritually alive with life-joy in God’s goodness] are you when people insult you and persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil things against you because of [your association with] Me. The Beatitudes. 19 Whoever then breaks or does away with or relaxes one of the least [important] of these commandments and teaches men so shall be called least [important] in the kingdom of heaven, but he who practices them and teaches others to do so shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven. 5 Seeing the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. (C)He opened His mouth and began to teach them, saying, “(b)(D)Blessed are the (c)poor in spirit, for (E)theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Introduction to the Sermon on the Mount. Amplified© Bible; Matthew 6 ... 5 “Also, when you pray, do not be like the hypocrites; for they love to pray [publicly] standing in the synagogues and on the corners of the streets so that they may be seen by men. | Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC) | Download The Bible App Now 5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. This phrase conveys the idea of a strong awareness of one’s spiritual poverty and dependence on God. 37But let your statement be, ‘Yes, yes’ or ‘No, no’ [a firm yes or no]; anything more than that comes from the evil one. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them. It is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole body be cast into hell (Gehenna). 41 And if anyone forces you to go one mile, go with him two [miles]. 5 Seeing the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. 5:1). Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness' sake, &c.--How entirely this final beatitude has its ground in the Old Testament, is evident from the concluding words, where the encouragement held out to endure such persecutions consists in its being but a continuation of what was experienced by the Old Testament servants of God. SEEING THE crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. 48You, therefore, will be perfect [growing into spiritual maturity both in mind and character, actively integrating godly values into your daily life], as your heavenly Father is perfect. 12 Be glad and supremely joyful, for your reward in heaven is great (strong and intense), for in this same way people persecuted the prophets who were before you.(E). David was the father of Solomon by Bathsheba who had been the wife of Uriah. 18 For truly I tell you, until the sky and earth pass away and perish, not one smallest letter nor one little hook [identifying certain Hebrew letters] will pass from the Law until all things [it foreshadows] are accomplished. 15nor does anyone light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a lampstand, and it gives light to all who are in the house. shall be [ah]liable to and unable to escape the hell (Gehenna) of fire. 37 Let your Yes be simply Yes, and your No be simply No; anything more than that comes from the evil one. 3“Blessed [spiritually prosperous, happy, to be admired] are the poor in spirit [those devoid of spiritual arrogance, those who regard themselves as insignificant], for theirs is the kingdom of heaven [both now and forever]. This is an audio clip from "The Word of Promise" audio bible (NKJV) with accompaning text. Then … (A)When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on (B)the (a)mountain; and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him. 33“Again, you have heard that it was said to the men of old, ‘YOU SHALL NOT MAKE FALSE VOWS, BUT YOU SHALL FULFILL YOUR VOWS TO THE LORD [as a religious duty].’ Pin to Start? (L), 43 You have heard that it was said, You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy;(M), 44 But I tell you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,(N). 36Nor shall you make an oath by your head, for you are not able to make a single hair white or black. 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.. 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.. 5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. Matthew 5:13-16 Amplified Bible Disciples and the World. 4“Blessed [forgiven, refreshed by God’s grace] are those who mourn [over their sins and repent], for they will be comforted [when the burden of sin is lifted]. Blessed are the peacemakers--who not only study peace, but diffuse it. It is no longer good for anything, but to be thrown out and walked on by people [when the walkways are wet and slippery]. The Sermon on the Mount; The Beatitudes - When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. 16 Let your light so shine before men that they may see your [z]moral excellence and your praiseworthy, noble, and good deeds and [aa]recognize and honor and praise and glorify your Father Who is in heaven. 42 Give to him who keeps on begging from you, and do not turn away from him who would borrow [[ai]at interest] from you. 32but I say to you that whoever divorces his wife, except on grounds of sexual immorality, causes her to commit adultery; and whoever marries a woman who has been divorced commits adultery. Matthew 6. Matthew also uses the Greek word “poor” but adds the word for “spirit,” making the whole expression literally read “poor ones (beggars) as to the spirit.” (See study notes on Mt 5:3; Lu 16:20.) Matthew 5:5 AMP - “Blessed [inwardly peaceful, - Bible Gateway. 32 But I tell you, Whoever dismisses and repudiates and divorces his wife, except on the grounds of unfaithfulness (sexual immorality), causes her to commit adultery, and whoever marries a woman who has been divorced commits adultery.(H). 7 Solomon was the father of Rehoboam, Rehoboam the father of Abijah, and Abijah the father of Asa. 24leave your offering there at the altar and go. 35or by the earth, for it is the footstool of His feet; or by Jerusalem, for it is THE CITY OF THE GREAT KING. 10 Blessed and happy and [t]enviably fortunate and [u]spiritually prosperous [v](in the state in which the born-again child of God enjoys and finds satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of his outward conditions) are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake (for being and doing right), for theirs is the kingdom of heaven! 4 Blessed and enviably happy [with a [d]happiness produced by the experience of God’s favor and especially conditioned by the revelation of His matchless grace] are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted! Matthew 5:5. 23 So if when you are offering your gift at the altar you there remember that your brother has any [grievance] against you. Matthew 5:20 Amplified Bible (AMP) For I tell you, unless your righteousness (your uprightness and your right standing with God) is more than that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. 13 You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste (its strength, its quality), how can its saltness be restored? 5 “Blessed [inwardly peaceful, spiritually secure, worthy of respect] are the gentle [the kind-hearted, the sweet-spirited, the self-controlled], for they will inherit the earth. 6 Jesse was the father of David the king. 13 “You are the [a]salt of the earth; but if the salt has [b]lost its taste (purpose), how can it be made salty? 24 Leave your gift at the altar and go. 34But I say to you, do not make an oath at all, either by heaven, for it is the throne of God; His character, Matthew Clairmont, is a scientist who researches the evolution of creatures (witches, vampires, etc. 29 If your right eye serves as a trap to ensnare you or is an occasion for you to stumble and sin, pluck it out and throw it away. 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