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 final portion of the book uses the Sermon on the Mount as a model for effective disciple-making.
This book is organized on readings of the Sermon on the Mount, and many of the meditations are formed from his own public sessions in lectio divina.
In a subsequent conversation in which Professor Rhoads and I reflected on the power of performance to transform interpretation, he issued a second challenge: to write a performance commentary on the Sermon on the Mount.
If the God of all creation is revealed in Jesus, then the Sermon on the Mount has something to say about how we perceive and respond to our world.
Following the pattern of the transforming initiatives identified in the Sermon on the Mount as the normative guide, the book's second part addresses crucial contemporary moral issues, reflecting both on experience and on social scientific data.
A perusal of the table of contents alleviated my concerns in that the book is much more than a treatment of the sermon on the mount.
We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the Sermon on the Mount.
As originally written, the bill mentioned only the Ten Commandments, but two representatives altered it to include "In God We Trust" and the Beatitudes--nine sayings of Jesus taken from the Sermon on the Mount.
But I don't know what he does with the Sermon on the Mount.
An eye for an eye" is not stressed in the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7) which has served as a model for the OOA with, "Love your enemies, bless them which curse you, do good to those who hate you .
This end would have been even more important for Christian rhetoric than for non-Christian rhetors because the author of the Sermon on the Mount was not simply a talented rhetor but Jesus Christ, the Son of God, Truth Itself.
The Sermon on the Mount (The Beatitudes) "Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God.