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Posts Tagged ‘sermon on the mount

“pray then like this”

March 19, 2015

After telling how not to pray – for show or length (Matthew 6:1-8) – Jesus said, “Pray, then, in this way:…” (:9a).  On another occasion, “it happened that while Jesus was praying in a certain place, after He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, ‘Lord, teach us to pray just as John […]

Matt 5-7 – “He went up on the mountain”

May 29, 2014

The longest recorded sermon of Jesus is the sermon on the mount.  He began with the beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12).  Then He said to be salt and light (5:13-16) and avoid sinful thoughts about others (5:21-30).  Just as the Father loves all, “love your enemies and pray for” them (5:38-48).  Don’t give, pray, or fast to […]