Resources on Beatitudes

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Topical Study on Beatitudes Beatitudes are special blessings of divine favor that are pronounced on people who find themselves in difficult circumstances but through whom and in whom the kingdom of God can shine nonetheless. Although there are beatitude-like blessings proffered in the psalms and elsewhere in Scripture, most people immediately think of Jesus'... Beatitudes Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/08/pastoral-prayer-beatitudes.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Beatitudes , Wealth and poverty , Anger , Justice Source: Re-Worship This is a responsive reading drawn from an exposition of the Beatitudes. After each Beatitude is expounded, the congregation responds: "May we listen, learn, and do." Beatitudes Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/10/litany-beatitudes.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Beatitudes , All Saints' Day , Blessing , Thanksgiving Source: Re-Worship Here’s a thanksgiving litany for the Blessed Ones, based on the Beatitudes (Luke 6:20-26; Matthew 5:3-12) suitable for use on All Saints Day (November 1). It is a prayer of remembrance and of blessing. Beatitudes, Not Be Attitudes Children's Sermon by Carolyn C Brown http://worshipingwithchildren.blogspot.com/2010/12/year-fourth-sunday-in-epiphany-fourth.html Children's Sermon by Carolyn C Brown Topics: Beatitudes , Kingdom of God , Children Source: Worshiping With Children The Beatitudes are difficult for even the most learned adult and sound like instructions to kids. Carolyn Brown from Worshiping with Children offers ways to make this text accessible to everyone in the congregational worship setting. Beatitudes Audio/Video by Marva J Dawn http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/symposium-2013-beatitudes Audio/Video by Marva J Dawn Topics: Beatitudes , Scripture Reading , Worship Planning Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship A service outline based on the Beatitudes from Matthew 5:1-12. The liturgy transitions through each "blessed" statement with an Old Testament reading, New Testament reading, and sung prayer. It includes a worship outline. Beatitudes Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2011/10/call-to-worship-luke-6-20-26.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Healing , Worship Source: Re-Worship Christine Longhurst presents Sidney Fowler's call to worship based on the Beatitudes (Luke 6:20-26; Matthew 5:3-12). "O God, call us together as you did those so long ago to discover your blessed people." Beatitudes: Context, Content and Claim Commentary/Exegesis by Elizabeth Shively https://www.workingpreacher.org/commentaries/revised-common-lectionary/fourth-sunday-after-epiphany/commentary-on-matthew-51-12-3 Commentary/Exegesis by Elizabeth Shively Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Preaching , Lectionary Source: Working Preacher This commentary on Matthew 5:1-12 suggests that the familiarity of the beatitudes presents the preacher with a challenge, and goes on to examine their context, content and claim. Beatitudes - Prayers Element of Worship by Katherine HawkerSelf https://liturgyoutside.net/ep6c/ Element of Worship by Katherine HawkerSelf Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Love , Pain Source: Liturgy Outside Katherine HawkerSelf offers two prayers based on the Beatitudes in Luke 6:17-26. "Blessed are we who know scorn, for the rejection of humans keeps us mindful of that beyond." Beatitudes Story Article by Katherine HawkerSelf https://liturgyoutside.net/writing/beatitudes-story/ Article by Katherine HawkerSelf Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Story , Poverty Source: Liturgy Outside Katherine HawkerSelf offers a story based on the Beatitudes in three versions (Matthew 5:1-12; Luke 6:20-26; Gospel of Thomas), and on Ecclesiastes 3:1-8. Beatitudes and the Many Ways to Be Saved in Christ Commentary/Exegesis by Michael Gillis https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/prayingintherain/2011/11/beatitudes-and-many-ways-to-be-saved-in/ Commentary/Exegesis by Michael Gillis Topics: Beatitudes , Salvation Source: Ancient Faith Blog Using a citation from St. Isaac the Syrian, Michael Gillis considers the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:1-12) as examples of the many ways that Holy Spirit works in Christ’s many-membered body to save the whole. Beatitude Prayer Article by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/08/beatitude-prayer.html Article by Christine Longhurst Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Prayer , Justice Source: Re-Worship A responsive prayer inspired by the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12), with a social justice component. The prayer talks of blessing those who "hunger and thirst for justice," who are "merciful," and "persecuted for the sake of justice." Beatitudes Article by T Denise Anderson https://www.christiancentury.org/article/january-29-fourth-sunday-after-epiphany Article by T Denise Anderson Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Confession Source: The Christian Century This commentary on the Beatitudes from Matthew 5:1–12 shows how Jesus shows himself to be not only enigmatic but also countercultural. Beatitudes in the Desert Study Guide by Robert B Kruschwitz http://www.baylor.edu/content/services/document.php/57780.pdf Study Guide by Robert B Kruschwitz Topics: Beatitudes , Sermon on the mount , Awareness of God , Blessing Source: The Christian Reflection Project Study Guide / Adult Sunday School lesson drawn from the Sermon on the Mount, focusing on self-denial and the new monasticism. Includes reflection questions and liturgical elements. Full Text Hymns on Beatitudes The BeatitudesPD
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Beatitudes Element of Worship by Katherine HawkerSelf https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/08/call-to-worship-beatitudes.html Element of Worship by Katherine HawkerSelf Topics: Beatitudes , Happiness , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a contemporary call to worship inspired by the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12, Luke 6:20-22) that focuses on happiness. What is Asked in Each of the Beatitudes or Blessings? Sermon (Complete) by Robert G Tharp http://day1.org/643-sermon_for_the_6th_sunday_in_ordinary_time Sermon (Complete) by Robert G Tharp Topics: Beatitudes , Law , Blessing , God's Faithfulness Source: Day1 Juxtaposing the Beatitudes with the Law, Robert G. Tharp's sermon on Luke 6:20-26 and Matthew 5:1-11 encourages us both to accept God's blessings as "signs of God's faithfulness to us" and to live faithfully in return. Beati-bulls Element of Worship by Rachel G Hackenberg https://rachelhackenberg.com/lent-30-beati-bulls/ Element of Worship by Rachel G Hackenberg Topics: Beatitudes , Justice , Anger , Joy Source: Rachel G. Hackenberg Rachel Hackenberg's prayer responds to the promises of the Beatitudes from Luke (Blessings and Woes, Luke 6:20-26) with anger, frustration, and earthy language in the face of current poverty, hunger, and injustice. What Beatitudes Does Our World Need to Hear Today? Article by Michael Simone https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2017/01/15/what-beatitudes-does-our-world-need-hear-today Article by Michael Simone Topics: Beatitudes , By and by , Ox , World Source: America: The Jesuit Review This article considers the beatitudes from Matthew 5:1-12, suggesting that words like these can shock the world out of its despair and turn its heart once again to dreams of hope. Passive and active Beatitudes Commentary/Exegesis by Reginald H Fuller http://liturgy.slu.edu/4OrdA012917/theword_indepth.html Commentary/Exegesis by Reginald H Fuller Topics: Beatitudes , Humility , Social Justice Source: The Sunday Website Reginald Fuller comments on Zephaniah 2:3, 3:12-13, Psalm 146, 1 Corinthians 1:26-31 and Matthew 5:1-12 noting the themes of humility for the day of the Lord, social justice, boasting and the beatitudes embodied by Christ. The Beatitudes Song/Hymn by Victoria Emily Jones https://artandtheology.org/2020/10/28/the-beatitudes-artful-devotion/ Song/Hymn by Victoria Emily Jones Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Art , Homelessness Source: Art & Theology In this post inspired by the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-11), Victoria Emily Jones discusses Christopher Holt's fresco "Haywood Street Beatitudes," and also includes audio of the song "Beatitudes" by Bernice Johnson Reagon. Feeling the Beatitudes Devotional by Jim McCoy http://www.ekklesiaproject.org/blog/2019/02/feeling-the-beatitudes/ Devotional by Jim McCoy Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Kingdom of God , Church Source: Ekklesia Project In this reflection on the beatitudes from Luke 6:17-26, Jim McCoy looks at blessings and woes not just as a list of good and bad but as a breaking in of the Kingdom of God. Beatitudes: Version 2.0 Element of Worship by Harrison Adams https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2013/08/beatitudes-version-20.html Element of Worship by Harrison Adams Topics: Beatitudes , Blessing , Scripture Reading , Worship Planning Source: Re-Worship This is a contemporary paraphrase of the Beatitudes from Matthew 5:3-12 and Luke 6:20-22. It was written by Harrison Adams.