The Beatitudes


Match each group that is blessed with its reward. To check your answers, see Matthew 5:3–12. [Matt. 5:3–12]

Blessed are

 

for

1. the poor in spirit:

 

a. they shall inherit the earth.

2. they [who] mourn:

 

b. they shall obtain mercy.

3. the meek:

 

c. theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

4. they [who] do hunger and thirst after righteousness:

 

d. they shall be called the children of God.

5. the merciful:

 

e. they shall be comforted.

6. the pure in heart:

 

f. they shall see God.

7. the peacemakers:

 

g. theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

8. they [who] are persecuted for righteousness’ sake:

 

h. they shall be filled.