The Beatitudes
    Footnotes

    “The Beatitudes,” Friend, Mar. 1986, 23

    The Beatitudes

    Match each group that is blessed with its reward. To check your answers, see Matthew 5:3–12. [Matt. 5:3–12]

    Blessed are

    for

    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.