This commentary gives a full treatment of the Beatitudesyet is accesible and readable. Eric Alexander offers fresh insights on the Beatitudes and clearly shows their relevance for us today, as he uncovers new treasure withinthe well known sermon of Jesus.
As pointed out in Eric J. Alexander's foreword, this book fills a significant gap in contemporary Christian writing in that we have lacked a full-length treatment of the Beatitudes.
The Beatitudes are widely recognized as forming a pivotal point in the life and teaching of Jesus. In this engagingly written book, John Blanchard clearly shows why their message is so relevant and up to date and his thorough treatment of their dynamic text applies their message to many areas of contemporary Christian living.