Contributed by Don Jones on Jan 17, 2008
The first in the series on the Beatitudes. 1. The Happy, 2. The Humble, and 3. The Heaven bound
Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit
The crowds had begun to follow Jesus. His miraculous works, teachings, and His name had spread throughout the regions.
Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him.