The Blessed Life
Scripture: Matthew 5:8
Time Signature: 2/2
Hymn Status: Partnership (An agreement between the hymn writer and R.J. Stevens Music, LLC.)
1. The hymn writer does not want this hymn and its arrangement altered in any way.
2. The hymn writer does not want this hymn accompanied with instrumental music.
Ephesians 5:19; Colossians 3:16
Verse 1: Blessed, blessed, blessed are we, whom God has blest with mercy, comfort and peace when we have humbly sought His name to confess, hungered and sought His righteousness. And we are
Verse 2: Pure in heart we see that God is great and pure in holiness.
Verse 3: Poor in spirit, meek and gentle, we are blest with happiness.
Verse 4: Persecuted like our Lord, and like the prophets, we’ll be blest.
Verse 5: Rich in blessings from our God, we humbly seek His righteousness.