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Meditations: SOTM12 Matt 5:4 (4)

Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. Matt 5:4 Just when the King lays hold of our hearts with agonising concern for the suffering and lostness of others by the law of love at work in our hearts so that we cannot any longer be satisfied with our …

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Meditations: SOTM11 Matt 5:4 (3)

Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. Matt 5:4  When The King lays hold of our heart, He will have nothing less than all of us. He will not relent until He possesses our whole heart and as we yield our hearts to Him, He fills us with …

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Meditations: SOTM10 Matt 5:4 (2)

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. Matt 5:4 (ESV) The second way of mourning which shall be comforted is that mourning which follows seeking the Saviour. And they shall look upon me whom they have pierced, and they shall mourn for him, as one mourneth for his …

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Meditations: SOTM9 Matt 5:4 (1)

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. Matt 5:4 (ESV) Filled with the riddles of life is the Sermon on the Mount; filled with the paradoxes that point to the narrow way of salvation. Remembering that the word “blessed” here does not refer to that form of blessing …

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Meditations: SOTM8 Matt 5:3 (5)

And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: 3  “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matt 5:2-3 (ESV) The Lord spends so much time teaching the gospel of the Kingdom, it is vital that we meditate on the fact that it is a …

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Meditations: SOTM7 Matt 5:3 (4)

And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matt 5:2-3 (ESV) The King of the Ages is the centre of the Kingdom, and worthy of all our adoration and hope and enjoyment. He is so, so …

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Meditations: SOTM6 Matt 5:3 (3)

And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matt 5:2-3 (ESV) We must always read scripture remembering the great, unfathomable grace He came to manifest and establish. He does not begin the SOtM with demands …

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Meditations: SOTM5 Matt 5:3 (2)

Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matt 5:3 (KJV) Baring in mind the Lord’s mission to usher His people, beginning with the lost sheep of Israel, into the prophesied Messianic Kingdom under His reign in the prophesied New Covenant relationship with Yahweh, by …

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Meditations: SOTM4 Matt 5:3 (1)

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

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Meditations: SOTM3 Matt 5:2 (2)

And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: 3  “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matt 5:2-3 (ESV) Continuing on from yesterday’s meditation, it is worth meditating at more length on what sort of Kingdom the King came to teach and lead us …

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