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Persecuted for Righteousness

Nobody likes to go through any kind of persecution or difficult time in life! But Jesus adds this last beatitude recorded in Matthew 5:10-12. Jesus said, “Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness’ sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. “Blessed are you when others revile you and persecute you and utter all kinds of evil against you falsely on my account. Rejoice and be glad, for your reward is great in heaven, for so they persecuted the…