The Comforter

 
Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. (Matt 5:4) This has always struck me as the most outstanding and counterintuitive of the beatitudes. The beatitude itself is a promise, not for the present sorrow, whatever it might be, but for the future. What is it to be comforted or consoled? As Merikakis [...]

Publication Date: 2019-05-15 06:00:27
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