Blessed are the meek

Scripture reference

Matthew 5:5 (ASV 1901)

5Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.

Stories

The Rev. Joseph Neesima was loved by all for his "earnest yet simple and unassuming ways."
Hudson Taylor demonstrated in his life and ministry that "The meek do not possess by force, but, as children, by inheritance."
Flora Constance Kelly was loved by all for the "lovely gentleness, strong faith, humility and heavenly-mindedness" that marked her stay on this side of eternity.
While on a train in Mecklenburg, Mother Eva displayed meekness and great love for others by giving up her seat for an old grannie when no one else was willing to and sharing the gift of flowers she had received with others on the train.
Helen Mason's life modelled the Christian walk and was remarkable for her "great meekness and gentleness of spirit".