Search ResultsBeatitudes 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, not Be Attitudes 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.... Beatitude Prayer A responsive prayer inspired by the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12), written 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... ‘Beatitudes’ The Valaam Monastery is an Orthodox monastery in Russian. The monastery has a professional five-strong male-voice choir. In this video, we hear them sing the Beatitudes. Beatitudes: Version 2.0 This is a contemporary paraphrase of the Beatitudes from Matthew 5:3-12 and Luke 6:20-22. It was written by Harrison Adams. Call to Worship: Beatitudes This is a contemporary call to worship inspired by the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12, Luke 6:20-22) that focuses on happiness. Beatitude Acclamations This is a set of praise acclamations inspired by the beatitudes in Matthew 5:3-12. Beatitudes: Context, Content and Claim 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. Litany: Beatitudes 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. The Beatitudes Christine Longhurst presents P. Jacob's interpretation of the Beatitudes (Matthew 5:3-12). Each beatitude is explained: e.g., "Blessed are the meek … not the soft, but those who are patient and tolerant." ‘Blessed Beatitudes’ (a new retelling) An accomplished author and artist, John Stuart has penned a new retelling of beatitudes with ‘Blessed Beatitudes.’ Included in this post is a faux stained glass design titled 'Begin Again 2.' Oscar Romero: Beatitude Made Flesh Jorge Lara-Braud recalls the life and sacrifice of Oscar Romero and reminds us that it is never too early or too late to choose the life of beatitude in this sermon on Matthew 5:1-12. Full Text Hymns on Beatitudes The BeatitudesPD
See more hymns... The Beatitudes Resources on the Beatitudes: two versions of the Beatitudes sung in contemporary Irish chant, an artists visual depiction, a sermon entitled "Some Modern Beatitudes," monks singing them, and an artist's image of Jesus teaching. A Litany of Confession & Assurance from the Beatitudes Inspired by the Beatitudes, this litany of confession with response and assurance leads us to confess our failure to practice the Beatitudes while encouraging us to keep in step with the Spirit by practicing the gospel.... Passive and active Beatitudes Commentary by Reginald Fuller on Zeph 3, Ps 146, 1 Cor 1, Matt 5: The beatitudes are both passive and active. Song: Beatitudes (India) Ambika Prasad composes and sings "Beautitudes," a 9-minute video related to Matthew 5:3–12. Additional images of India from Daniel Plasman, minister and photographer, tell his story of the Beatitudes from his experiences in India. The Beatitudes and Barriers The Beatitudes—found in Matthew 5:1-12—are not just for the spiritual elite, nor are they given only to show us our own sinfulness. In this sermon, Joseph Pagano explains the Beatitudes as practices for all the saints.... Preaching a Beatitudes Inversion This sermon starter from Matthew 5:1-12 explores how Jesus challenges the normal perceptions of society in the Beatitudes and challenges preachers to not fall victim to producing slogans and behavioral mandates. Pastoral Prayer: Beatitudes 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 in the Desert Study Guide or adult Sunday School lesson about "blessedness" in the Sermon on the Mount. Includes reflection questions and liturgical elements.