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The Beatitudes from the Back Side [With Study Guide]

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Using his method of approaching Bible passages from an unusual angle or a unique starting point, J. Ellsworth Kalas presents new insight into the beatitudes, Jesus blessings from the Sermon on the Mount. When we start examining the beatitudes we realize that in Jesus view, happiness is not something we get by pursuing it; indeed, almost the contrary. We are told that we wi ...more
Paperback, 122 pages
Published May 1st 2008 by Abingdon Press
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Wendy Lima
An interesting look into what Jesus meant by the Beatitudes and how to live those out in our daily lives.
Susan Adams
My Sunday morning group read and discussed this together. Very interesting interpretation.
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J. Ellsworth Kalas has been part of the faculty of Asbury Theological Seminary since 1993, after thirty-eight years as a United Methodist pastor and five years in evangelism with the World Methodist Council. He has been a presenter on DISCIPLE videos and is the author of more than thirty books, including the popular Back Side series as well as the Christian Believer study.
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