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- n. In the New Testament, a discourse of Jesus delivered on a Galilee mountainside.
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- proper n. A well-known public discourse given by Jesus in the first year of his ministry, around 30 e.c.
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- n. the first major discourse delivered by Jesus (Matthew 5-7 and Luke 6:20-49)
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So it is with the Sermon on the Mount—as Bamber Gascoigne says in his The Christians, ‘Nothing in the Sermon on the Mount is exclusively original to Christ.’
+ In his "Legatio pro christianis", xii, 11, Athenagoras (117) quotes almost literally sentences taken from the Sermon on the Mount
Sermon on the Mount is the Magna Charta of the kingdom of God, it is not fit for a state law.
On the string-piece of the steps are carved the Sermon on the Mount and the Last Judgment, and on the panels of the parapet the works of mercy are depicted.
Matthew and Luke have in common the following discourses: the Sermon on the Mount (Matt., v-vii the Sermon in the Plain, Luke, vi); the
After preaching the Sermon on the Mount and curing the son of the centurion in Capharnaum, Jesus came to Peter's house and cured his wife's mother, who was sick of a fever (Matthew 8: 14-15; Mark 1: 29-31).