By imitating God's love of man, the peacemakers become children of God. Mercy triumphs over judgment.
They will be treated mercifully. Moses through fasting saw the light, On the mount he saw the God of might, God gave him the two tablets written, The ten commandments he was given.
They will be treated with mercy! What a beautiful goal! Peacemakers not only live peaceful lives but also try to bring peace and friendship to others, and to preserve peace between God and man.
The Woman who brought forth the male child destined to rule all nations with an iron rod was persecuted in Revelation 12. Your earthly treasures are easily destroyed, by moth and rust they are made void, Gather for yourself the heavenly treasures, And make haste for the true riches.
Fasting is steadfastness to the soul, He who fasts shall not fall, He will be saved from all attacks, The heavenly kingdom he will not lack. The Jews then saw the man walking, Carrying the bed on which he used to lay, They told him that it was not lawful, To carry his bed on a Sabbath day.
Jesus said, Get up now and walk, You will have strength to carry your bed, At once the man was totally healed, And did exactly what Jesus said. Gregory of Nyssa saw the Beatitudes as arranged like so many steps, so as to facilitate the ascent from one to another. The monastic Essenes awaited a Messiah that would establish a Kingdom on earth and free the Israelites from oppression.
American King James Version Blessed are the merciful: Justice and righteousness in the New Covenant indicate the fulfillment of God's will in your heart and soul. Close this window. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers.
God is hidden. Cancel Save. Blessed are they who mourn, for they shall be comforted.