“The Beatitudes,” Friend, Mar. 1986, 23
Match each group that is blessed with its reward. To check your answers, see Matthew 5:3–12. [Matt. 5:3–12]
1. the poor in spirit:
a. they shall inherit the earth.
2. they [who] mourn:
b. they shall obtain mercy.
3. the meek:
c. theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
4. they [who] do hunger and thirst after righteousness:
d. they shall be called the children of God.
5. the merciful:
e. they shall be comforted.
6. the pure in heart:
f. they shall see God.
7. the peacemakers:
g. theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
8. they [who] are persecuted for righteousness’ sake:
h. they shall be filled.