3 "1Blessed are the poor in spirit, for 2theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

References for Matthew 5:3

    • b 5:3 - I.e. fortunate or prosperous, and so through v 11
    • c 5:3 - I.e. those who are not spiritually arrogant
      4 "Blessed are 3those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.

      References for Matthew 5:4

      5 "Blessed are 4the gentle, for they shall inherit the earth.

      References for Matthew 5:5

        • d 5:5 - Or "humble, meek"