5 Seeing the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. 40 And if anyone wants to sue you and take your undershirt (tunic), let him have your coat also. 6 Jesse was the father of David the king. - When sending out the twelve disciples to the people of Israel, the Lord instructs them as to their service as His ambassadors (Matthew 10; Matthew 11:1). 24leave your offering there at the altar and go. The Sermon on the Mount; The Beatitudes - When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. 12 Be glad and supremely joyful, for your reward in heaven is great (strong and intense), for in this same way people persecuted the prophets who were before you.(E). 28but I say to you that everyone who [so much as] looks at a woman with lust for her has already committed adultery with her in his heart. “Blessed [inwardly peaceful, spiritually secure, worthy of respect] are the gentle [the kind-hearted, the sweet-spirited, the self-controlled], for they will inherit the earth. 26I assure you and most solemnly say to you, you will not come out of there until you have paid the last [k]cent. 39 But I say to you, Do not resist the evil man [who injures you]; but if anyone strikes you on the right jaw or cheek, turn to him the other one too. 1When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His [a]disciples came to Him. 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. (J), 38 You have heard that it was said, An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.(K). 2 Then He opened His mouth and taught them, saying: 3 Blessed (happy, [a]to be envied, and [b]spiritually prosperous—[c]with life-joy and satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of their outward conditions) are the poor in spirit (the humble, who rate themselves insignificant), for theirs is the kingdom of heaven! 3 Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.. 4 Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted.. 5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. 2Then He began to teach them, saying. # A disciple was a “learner” who may have been curious or convinced or committed. The Sermon on the Mount; The Beatitudes 1 When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His [a] disciples came to Him. 10 Blessed and happy and [t]enviably fortunate and [u]spiritually prosperous [v](in the state in which the born-again child of God enjoys and finds satisfaction in God’s favor and salvation, regardless of his outward conditions) are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake (for being and doing right), for theirs is the kingdom of heaven! 14 You are the light of the world. Do not even the tax collectors do that? 7“Blessed [content, sheltered by God’s promises] are the merciful, for they will receive mercy. The Amplified Bible Matthew 5. Matthew 5:13-16 Amplified Bible Disciples and the World. ), DNA, and more. Then … 13 You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste (its strength, its quality), how can its saltness be restored? 39But I say to you, do not resist an evil person [who insults you or violates your rights]; but whoever [l]slaps you on the right cheek, turn the other toward him also [simply ignore insignificant insults or trivial losses and do not bother to retaliate--maintain your dignity, your self-respect, your poise]. 25Come to terms quickly [at the earliest opportunity] with your opponent at law while you are with him on the way [to court], so that your opponent does not hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the guard, and you are thrown into prison. 7 Solomon was the father of Rehoboam, Rehoboam the father of Abijah, and Abijah the father of Asa. 36Nor shall you make an oath by your head, for you are not able to make a single hair white or black. 46For if you love [only] those who love you, what reward do you have? Matthew 5, Amplified Bible, Classic Edition (AMPC) SEEING THE crowds, He went up on the mountain; and when He was seated, His disciples came to Him. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. 33“Again, you have heard that it was said to the men of old, ‘YOU SHALL NOT MAKE FALSE VOWS, BUT YOU SHALL FULFILL YOUR VOWS TO THE LORD [as a religious duty].’ 43“You have heard that it was said, ‘YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR (fellow man) and hate your enemy.’ shall be [ah]liable to and unable to escape the hell (Gehenna) of fire. (C)He opened His mouth and began to teach them, saying, “(b)(D)Blessed are the (c)poor in spirit, for (E)theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Matthew also uses the Greek word “poor” but adds the word for “spirit,” making the whole expression literally read “poor ones (beggars) as to the spirit.” (See study notes on Mt 5:3; Lu 16:20.) Matthew 5:1-48. 22 But I say to you that everyone who continues to be [ad]angry with his brother or harbors malice (enmity of heart) against him shall be [ae]liable to and unable to escape the punishment imposed by the court; and whoever speaks contemptuously and insultingly to his brother shall be [af]liable to and unable to escape the punishment imposed by the Sanhedrin, and whoever says, You [ag]cursed fool! But how, it may be asked, could such beautiful features of character provoke persecuti… 31“It has also been said, ‘WHOEVER DIVORCES HIS WIFE IS TO GIVE HER A CERTIFICATE OF DIVORCE’; Bible in one year Verse of Day Videos Topics Search Compare Bibles Settings. 14“You are the light of [Christ to] the world. 5 “Blessed [inwardly peaceful, spiritually secure, worthy of respect] are the gentle [the kind-hearted, the sweet-spirited, the self-controlled], for they will inherit the earth. 47 And if you greet only your brethren, what more than others are you doing?