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Happy Are the Harassed (Matthew 5:10-12) Commentary

Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are you when men cast insults at you, and persecute you, and say all kinds of evil against you falsely, … Continue reading

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MY RESPONSE TO PERSECUTION – Happy & Persecuted Part 2

It is interesting that the first seven beatitudes only use the word “blessed or happy” once. The eighth beatitude mentions it twice (v.10,11). It is as though Jesus is saying, “You are doubly blessed if you are persecuted.”  Jesus used … Continue reading

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Happy and Persecuted Part 1

“Happy are those who are persecuted because they do what God requires; the Kingdom of heaven belongs to them!  Matthew 5:10   *MEMORY VERSE  “Happy are you when people insult you and persecute you and tell all kinds of evil lies against … Continue reading

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