Matthew 6:16-18 16 “Now when you fast, don’t go around looking miserable, like the hypocrites. They make sour faces so that people will know they are fasting. Yes! I tell you, they have their reward already!17 But you, when you fast, wash your face and groom yourself,18 so that no one will know you are fasting — except your Father, who is with you in secret. Your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you. Fasting... Many people love to do it and believe in it.
Matthew 5:38-42 38 “You have heard that our fathers were told,‘Eye for eye and tooth for tooth.’39 But I tell you not to stand up against someone who does you wrong. On the contrary, if someone hits you on the right cheek, let him hit you on the left cheek too!40 If someone wants to sue you for your shirt, let him have your coat as well!41 And if a soldier forces you to carry his pack for one mile, carry it for two!42 When someone asks you for something, give it to him; when
Matthew 5:1-11 5 Seeing the crowds, Yeshua walked up the hill. After he sat down, his talmidim (disciples) came to him, 2 and he began to speak. This is what he taught them: 3 “How blessed are the poor in spirit!
for the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs. 4 “How blessed are those who mourn!
for they will be comforted. 5 “How blessed are the meek!
for they will inherit the Land! (Psalm 37:11) 6 “How blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness!
for they will be fill