Sermon on the Mount


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Sermon on the Mount

New Testament a major discourse delivered by Christ, including the Beatitudes and the Lord's Prayer (Matthew 5--7)
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The last section on using the Sermon on the Mount to defeat Pharisaism was interesting, but not as memorable as the other two sections.
As all Christians we are called to "encounter God through inspired text" and Cardinal Collins' approach to Matthew's Sermon on the Mount is both beautiful and encouraging.
I will consider various aspects of performance as they relate to the Sermon on the Mount and expand interpretative possibilities presented by the challenge of performance.
Yet, since the book is a profound call to Christian discipleship based on incisive and illuminating reflection on the Sermon on the Mount, it deserves to be used across cultural boundaries as a model to construct a faithful and relevant Christian ethic.
The Sermon on the Mount teaches that evil means can never be used to achieve a good end.
Hutterites, as do the OOA, take the Bible literally such as in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7) which, in part, reads, "love your enemies, bless them who curse you, do good them who hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you and persecute you .
The message of Jesus, as I understand it, is contained in the Sermon on the Mount .
One hundred trees, some as tall as 35 ft, make up the yew garden which is laid out to represent the Sermon on the Mount.
A would-be soap actor turned cross-dressing Haight-Ashbury freak, Hibiscus was a self-styled drag messiah whose idea of a sermon on the mount consisted of perching himself on a tree branch in full makeup and regalia and wailing "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man of Mine.
Like Erasmus, Coornhert saw little need for systematic theology, he placed more importance on the Sermon on the Mount and dialogues on Christian subjects.
Another example appears in the "stupendous, interminable" (21) Sermon on the Mount, which occurs in the film out of the sequence of the written text.