Perhaps the hardest
Are you happy
mean we're laughing day and night. Nor does it come from having a lot
of things, or doing just what we want.
from something deeper. Jesus said it comes from a life with a spiritual
Blessed are the
poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.
Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they
will be filled.
Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.
Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.
Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called sons of God.
Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for
theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Where are you looking
for happiness? In pursuing qualities like these?
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