August 18, 2019 9:30 pm
August 18, 201910:30 pm
Week 2—Poor in Spirit/Mourn—Matthew 5:3-4
The Beatitudes can seem like a set of paradoxes, and none more than these two. Poverty and mourning are two things that seem to make us cringe, and we can often spend our lives doing much to limit our experience of mourning and poorness. So, what is Jesus getting at by saying that the poor in spirit and those who mourn will be blessed?