Blessed are the merciful

  "Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy." μακάριοι οἱ ἐλεήμονες, ὅτι αὐτοὶ ἐλεηθήσονται Today we enter the holy of holies of the Beatitudes. Everything so far has been preparation. Poor in spirit, meek, mourners, hungry and thirsty for justice - qualities that describe the disciple who follows Christ. "But I will show you …