Parallel Bible results for Matthew 5:1-8

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Matthew 5:1-8

RSV 1 Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down his disciples came to him. NIV 1 Now when he saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, RSV 2 And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: NIV 2 and he began to teach them, saying: RSV 3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. NIV 3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. RSV 4 "Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. NIV 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. RSV 5 "Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. NIV 5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. RSV 6 "Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied. NIV 6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled. RSV 7 "Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy. NIV 7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. RSV 8 "Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God. NIV 8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.