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Blessing – Epiphany 4 – Feb 2 2014

Posted in Uncategorized on February 2, 2014 by classicchinny

Micah 6:1-81 Corinthians 1:18-31 – Matthew 5:1-12 

I think I’ve told you before, I have big trouble with the beatitudes.  I mean, don’t we all wonder if we are blessed or if 

Jacob_Blessing_Ephraim_and_Manasseh,_by_Benjamin_WestGod is actually blessing us?  So here is a passage straight from the horses mouth so to speak defining who is blessed, and well, who is not.

 

We can read between the lines can’t we?  If the poor in spirit, the mourning, the meek, the hungry and thirsty for righteousness, the merciful, the pure in heart, the peacemakers, and the persecuted are blessed, than the other side of the fence must be, well, not blessed right?  I mean, if there was ever a line drawn in the sand, this is it.  You have the blessed and the not blessed.

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