In Matthew 5:1-10 Jesus reveals eight personal traits that assure believers of a blessed life. We call these traits the Beatitudes. The word “beatitude” comes from the Latin word beatitido meaning “happiness.”
Jesus’ message in Matthew 5:1-10 is counter intuitive to the world. His words were revolutionary then, and they are still revolutionary today.
The passage opens with verses 5:1-2 which say, “Now when he saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, and he began to teach them, saying…” Read More→