Beatitudes, Mount of


Beatitudes, Mount of
Beatitudes, Mount of
Name given to the place where the 'Sermon on the Mount', was delivered

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  • The Eight Beatitudes —     The Eight Beatitudes     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Eight Beatitudes     The solemn blessings (beatitudines, benedictiones) which mark the opening of the Sermon on the Mount, the very first of Our Lord s sermons in the Gospel of St.… …   Catholic encyclopedia


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