Sermon on the Mount

Scripture reference

Matthew 5:1–7:29 (ASV 1901)

And seeing the multitudes, he went up into the mountain: and when he had sat down, his disciples came unto him: 2and he opened his mouth and taught them, saying, 3Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4Blessed are they that mourn: for they shall be comforted. 5Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. 6Blessed are they that hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled. 7Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. 8Blessed are the pure in heart: for they sh...

Stories

Russian man dances for joy at the beauty of the Sermon on the Mount.
Japanese man comes to Christ through reading the Sermon on the Mount.
The Sermon on the Mount was the catalyst for Koinonia Farms and Habitat for Humanity.
The story of evangelist Maurice Reuben living according to The Sermon on the Mount led Rees Howells to faith.
Krishna Pal used the Sermon on the Mount as the basis for his evangelism to Hindus.
God led Chandu to read the Sermon on the Mount where he became convinced by the quality of the teachings that Jesus is God, and Chandu became a follower.
Ex-convict Suenjai came to Christ and to an amazing understanding of spiritual things through reading and memorizing the Sermon on the Mount.
Clarence Jordan began to memorize Scripture, starting especially with the Sermon on the Mount. The result for him was that he could no longer in good conscience be in the military.