Bible: Matthew 5:9-12

5:9Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called the children 1  of God.

5:10Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to them.

5:11Blessed are you when people 2  insult you and persecute you and say all kinds of evil things about you falsely 3  on account of me. 5:12 Rejoice and be glad because your reward is great in heaven, for they persecuted the prophets before you in the same way.

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