5:1 Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him.
5:2 And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying:
5:3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.
5:5 “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
5:6 “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.
5:7 “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.
5:8 “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.
5:9 “Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.
5:10 “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.