Luke 6:20-26 - Happiness And Sorrow

Luke 6:20-26 - Happiness And Sorrow

20 And turning His gaze toward His disciples, He began to say, "Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God. 21 "Blessed are you who hunger now, for you shall be satisfied. Blessed are you who weep now, for you shall laugh. 22 "Blessed are you when men hate you, and ostracize you, and insult you, and scorn your name as evil, for the sake of the Son of Man.

23 "Be glad in that day and leap for joy, for behold, your reward is great in heaven For in the same way their fathers used to treat the prophets.

24 "But woe to you who are rich, for you are receiving your comfort in full. 25 "Woe to you who are well-fed now, for you shall be hungry. Woe to you who laugh now, for you shall mourn and weep. 26 "Woe to you when all men speak well of you, for their fathers used to treat the false prophets in the same way.

Luke 20:1-8 - Jesus' Authority Challenged

Luke 21:7-11 - Signs Of The End Of The Age

Luke 22:35-38 - The Two Swords

Luke 23:1-5 - Jesus Brought Before Pilate

Luke 24:44-49 - Jesus Commissions His Disciples

Luke 6:20-26 - Happiness And Sorrow

John 1:19-34 - John The Baptist Testifies To Jesus

John 2:1-11 - The Wedding At Cana: Water Turned Into Wine

John 3:22-36 - Additional Testimony By John The Baptist About Jesus

John 4:1-26 - The Samaritan Woman At Jacob's Well

John 5:1-13 - A Paralytic Is Healed

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Beatitudes, the

Definitions of beatitude

Noun

1

supreme blessedness.

Meditation is the science of bringing inner beauty, inner beatitude , inner benediction.

Synonyms:

blessedness benediction grace bliss ecstasy exaltation supreme happiness divine joy divine rapture saintliness sainthood

Synonyms of beatitude

Noun

blessedness benediction grace bliss ecstasy exaltation supreme happiness divine joy divine rapture saintliness sainthood

beatification blessedness

See also

beatitude

Matthew 5:3

Verse Concepts

"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Luke 6:20

Verse Concepts

And turning His gaze toward His disciples, He began to say, "Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God.

Psalm 69:32-33

The humble have seen it and are glad; You who seek God, let your heart revive. For the LORD hears the needy And does not despise His who are prisoners.

Isaiah 61:1

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The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;

Matthew 23:12

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"Whoever exalts himself shall be humbled; and whoever humbles himself shall be exalted.

Luke 18:9-14

And He also told this parable to some people who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt: "Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. "The Pharisee stood and was praying this to himself: 'God, I thank You that I am not like other people: swindlers, unjust, adulterers, or even like this tax collector.read more.

Matthew 5:4

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"Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.

Luke 6:21

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"Blessed are you who hunger now, for you shall be satisfied. Blessed are you who weep now, for you shall laugh.

Psalm 51:17

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The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; A broken and a contrite heart, O God, You will not despise.

Isaiah 57:18-21

"I have seen his ways, but I will heal him; I will lead him and restore comfort to him and to his mourners, Creating the praise of the lips Peace, peace to him who is far and to him who is near," Says the LORD, "and I will heal him." But the wicked are like the tossing sea, For it cannot be quiet, And its waters toss up refuse and mud.read more.

Isaiah 61:1-3

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners; To proclaim the favorable year of the LORD And the day of vengeance of our God; To comfort all who mourn, To grant those who mourn in Zion, Giving them a garland instead of ashes, The oil of gladness instead of mourning, The mantle of praise instead of a spirit of fainting So they will be called oaks of righteousness, The planting of the LORD, that He may be glorified.

Jeremiah 31:13

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"Then the virgin will rejoice in the dance, And the young men and the old, together, For I will turn their mourning into joy And will comfort them and give them joy for their sorrow.

Revelation 7:17

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for the Lamb in the center of the throne will be their shepherd, and will guide them to springs of the water of life; and God will wipe every tear from their eyes."

Revelation 21:4

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and He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away."

Matthew 5:5

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"Blessed are the gentle, for they shall inherit the earth.

Psalm 37:11

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But the humble will inherit the land And will delight themselves in abundant prosperity.

Zephaniah 3:11-12

"In that day you will feel no shame Because of all your deeds By which you have rebelled against Me; For then I will remove from your midst Your proud, exulting ones, And you will never again be haughty On My holy mountain. "But I will leave among you A humble and lowly people, And they will take refuge in the name of the LORD.

Matthew 11:29

Verse Concepts

"Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and YOU WILL FIND REST FOR YOUR SOULS.

Matthew 5:6

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"Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.

Isaiah 55:1-2

"Ho! Every one who thirsts, come to the waters; And you who have no money come, buy and eat Come, buy wine and milk Without money and without cost. "Why do you spend money for what is not bread, And your wages for what does not satisfy? Listen carefully to Me, and eat what is good, And delight yourself in abundance.

Matthew 6:33

Verse Concepts

"But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.

2 Timothy 2:22

Verse Concepts

Now flee from youthful lusts and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.

1 Peter 3:12

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"FOR THE EYES OF THE LORD ARE TOWARD THE RIGHTEOUS, AND HIS EARS ATTEND TO THEIR PRAYER, BUT THE FACE OF THE LORD IS AGAINST THOSE WHO DO EVIL."

Matthew 5:7

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"Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.

Exodus 34:6-7

Then the LORD passed by in front of him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD God, compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in lovingkindness and truth; who keeps lovingkindness for thousands, who forgives iniquity, transgression and sin; yet He will by no means leave the guilty unpunished, visiting the iniquity of fathers on the children and on the grandchildren to the third and fourth generations."

Daniel 9:9

Verse Concepts

"To the Lord our God belong compassion and forgiveness, for we have rebelled against Him;

Matthew 6:12

Verse Concepts

'And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.

Luke 11:4

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'And forgive us our sins, For we ourselves also forgive everyone who is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation.'"

Matthew 6:14-15

"For if you forgive others for their transgressions, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. "But if you do not forgive others, then your Father will not forgive your transgressions.

Matthew 18:21-35

Then Peter came and said to Him, "Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me and I forgive him? Up to seven times?" Jesus said to him, "I do not say to you, up to seven times, but up to seventy times seven. "For this reason the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with his slaves.read more.

Luke 6:36

Verse Concepts

"Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.

James 2:13

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For judgment will be merciless to one who has shown no mercy; mercy triumphs over judgment.

Matthew 5:8

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"Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Psalm 24:3-5

Who may ascend into the hill of the LORD? And who may stand in His holy place? He who has clean hands and a pure heart, Who has not lifted up his soul to falsehood And has not sworn deceitfully. He shall receive a blessing from the LORD And righteousness from the God of his salvation.

Psalm 51:10

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Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me.

Psalm 73:1

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Surely God is good to Israel, To those who are pure in heart!

1 John 3:2-3

Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be We know that when He appears, we will be like Him, because we will see Him just as He is. And everyone who has this hope fixed on Him purifies himself, just as He is pure.

Matthew 5:9

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"Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God.

Psalm 34:14

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Depart from evil and do good; Seek peace and pursue it.

Matthew 5:44-45

"But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven; for He causes His sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.

Romans 12:18

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If possible, so far as it depends on you, be at peace with all men.

Romans 14:19

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So then we pursue the things which make for peace and the building up of one another.

James 3:17-18

But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, reasonable, full of mercy and good fruits, unwavering, without hypocrisy. And the seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

Matthew 5:10-12

"Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. "Blessed are you when people insult you and persecute you, and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of Me. "Rejoice and be glad, for your reward in heaven is great; for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.

Luke 6:22

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"Blessed are you when men hate you, and ostracize you, and insult you, and scorn your name as evil, for the sake of the Son of Man.

John 15:18-21

"If the world hates you, you know that it has hated Me before it hated you. "If you were of the world, the world would love its own; but because you are not of the world, but I chose you out of the world, because of this the world hates you. "Remember the word that I said to you, 'A slave is not greater than his master ' If they persecuted Me, they will also persecute you; if they kept My word, they will keep yours also.read more.

2 Timothy 3:10-12

Now you followed my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, perseverance, persecutions, and sufferings, such as happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium and at Lystra; what persecutions I endured, and out of them all the Lord rescued me! Indeed, all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will be persecuted.